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How a knee surgery led to the blood clot that killed former Clemson RB C.J. Fuller
Former Clemson running back C.J. Fuller died of a blood clot in his lung two weeks after undergoing surgery to repair an injured knee, the Pickens County coroner has ruled. And while it may seem strange that leg surgery could be related to a blood clot in the lungs, clots are a major risk of surgery
Ruby Tuesday closes in Easley; City hopes for more local restaurants
How we loved your salad bar. With apologies to the Rolling Stones, I’ve always wanted to start a story with some spoofed lyrics. So now I have. But there’s a reason to this rhyme: Ruby Tuesday’s – at least the one in Easley – is gone. Shuttered, dark and deserted.
Spartanburg Christmas Parade goes ahead as scheduled, Pickens, Tryon set new dates
(FOX Carolina) - Several cities in the Upstate and Western North Carolina are going forward with, or rescheduling Christmas Parades, due to the recent winter weather or anticipated weather this weekend.
South Carolina Pastor Under Fire for Giving Wife $200K Lamborghini as Anniversary Present
A South Carolina pastor has responded to the backlash he’s faced after presenting his wife with a $200,000 Lamborghini as a gift for their eight-year wedding anniversary. John Gray, leader of Relentless Church in Greenville, caught the internet’s attention this week when a viral video showed him giv
Inmate charged with attempted escape in Pickens Co.
PICKENS COUNTY, SC (WSPA) - The Pickens County Sheriff's Office said an inmate has been charged with attempted escape. According to a sheriff's office news release, an investigation into the escape of two inmates on Tuesday led to an additional inmate being charged with trying to escape the facility
SLED: Father of girl killed in DUI related crash now faces charges of supplying the underage driver with alcohol
Greenville, SC (FOX Carolina) - Friday, agents with SLED arrested Nicholas Jimmy Wayne Adams on multiple charges, chiefly among them, the charge of helping an underage driver obtain alcohol which resulted in the death of Adams' daughter on October 13.
Deputies had been to couple's home several times before wife charged with killing husband
Deputies or paramedics had been to the Liberty home of Tracy Broom Posey and her husband, Justin Posey, at least six times in two years before they found him dead there Sunday, according to records made public Monday by the Pickens County Sheriff's Office.
Greenville police also investigating hoax bomb threats reported across the country Thursday
GREENVILLE, SC (FOX Carolina) – Greenville police confirmed their officers spent part of Thursday investigating hoax bomb threat claims as similar fake threats were being spread across the country via e-mail.
Flash Flood and Severe Weather Risk in Eastern South Carolina Friday
Yet another strong storm system is approaching the Palmetto State. On a weekend, of course. But this one will bring all rain. And a lot of it. A Flash Flood Watch has been issued for the Pee Dee region of South Carolina through Saturday afternoon, where two to four inches of rain is expected in this
New homes for older residents, families could be coming to Aiken, South Carolina
AIKEN, S.C. (WJBF) - An old building that has stood the test of time could soon have an even longer life. The Old Aiken Hospital and the old County Administration complex, the site has been known by different names. Now plans are on the table that could change nine acres of property into new apartme
Deputies: Woman fatally shot husband while he slept
Pickens, SC (FOX CAROLINA)-The Pickens County Sheriff’s Office has arrested a Liberty resident this morning in the investigation of a fatal shooting that occurred overnight at a residence on Posey Hill Rd. in Liberty.
'He's not a monster': Family defends man charged in DUI crash that killed 4 children
GREENVILLE, S.C. – A 27-year-old South Carolina man has been denied bond in a DUI-related crash that led to the deaths of four children, two of whom were his own. Arnez Yaron Jamison appeared distraught as he arrived at the bond hearing Tuesday in a wheelchair.
Driver dies in Greenville County after head-on crash, car rolls down embankment, strikes multiple trees
Greenville, SC (FOX Carolina) - Thursday morning, the Greenville County Coroner's Office responded to a crash off West Blue Ridge Drive. Deputy Coroner Jeff Fowler says the accident happened shortly after 1 a.m.
Pickens County schools closed Tuesday
Freezing temperatures are expected to lead to widespread black ice, making travel difficult at least early Tuesday. Some school districts have started making decisions about Tuesday classes.
SC Greenville-Spartanburg SC Zone Forecast
Oconee Mountains- Including the cities of Mountain Rest, Walhalla, and Westminster. .TODAY...Mostly cloudy. Highs in the lower 50s. Northwest winds. around 5 mph, becoming east this afternoon.
Cause of death for C.J. Fuller, former Clemson running back, related to football injury
Former Clemson University running back C.J. Fuller died of a pulmonary thromboembolism and deep vein thrombosis connected to a football-related knee injury, according to a report made public Tuesday by the Pickens County Coroner's Office.
State 183 bridge over Saluda River to be closed in January for 'emergency repairs'
If you’re planning to travel State 183 between Greenville and Pickens during the month of January, you’d better start revising your plans. The state Department of Transportation will be closing the bridge over the Saluda River on that highway for “emergency repairs” beginning Jan. 2. The job is sche
Funeral set for 4 young siblings who died after Greenville County crash
Funeral services have been set for the four children who died after a van crashed in Greenville County this month. The service for Arnez Yaron Jamison, Jr., 4, Robbiana Evans, 6, Jamire Halley, 8, and 2-year-old Ar'mani Jamison is scheduled for noon Dec. 15, according to Watkins Garrett & Woods Mort
Back to school: Greenville, Pickens to operate on 2-hour delay Wednesday
Schools in Greenville and Pickens counties will open after a two-hour delay Wednesday, officials in the two districts said. Greenville County Schools will reassess roads Wednesday morning and could extend the delay or cancel school if conditions worsen, said spokeswoman Beth Brotherton.
Family member defends Greenville man charged in DUI crash that killed 4 children
Arnez Yaron Jamison appeared distraught as he came into a bond hearing Tuesday using a wheelchair. The 27-year-old was denied bond after Friday's DUI-related crash that led to the death of four children, two of whom were his own.