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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

ANDERSON INDEPENDENT-MAIL - 2018-12-14 14:16:00

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.

GREENVILLE NEWS - 2018-12-14 19:22:00

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.

FOX CAROLINA - 2018-12-11 16:19:13

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

PEOPLE - 2018-12-13 23:03:00

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

WSPA.COM - 2018-12-08 14:52:00

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.

FOX CAROLINA - 2018-12-14 19:17:53

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.

ANDERSON INDEPENDENT-MAIL - 2018-12-10 18:58:00

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.

FOX CAROLINA - 2018-12-13 22:24:42

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

WJCT.ORG - 2018-12-14 08:07:53

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

WJBF.COM - 2018-12-14 00:44:00

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.

FOX CAROLINA - 2018-12-09 18:29:02

'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.

13NEWSNOW.COM - 2018-12-13 03:17:00

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.

FOX CAROLINA - 2018-12-13 11:12:44

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.

ANDERSON INDEPENDENT-MAIL - 2018-12-10 18:23:00

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.

WBTW.COM - 2018-12-13 11:36:00

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.

GREENVILLE NEWS - 2018-12-11 19:09:00

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

GREENVILLE NEWS - 2018-12-12 21:36:00

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

GREENVILLE NEWS - 2018-12-12 16:52:00

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.

GREENVILLE NEWS - 2018-12-11 21:34:00

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.

GREENVILLE NEWS - 2018-12-11 17:35:00