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Crews respond to house fire on Octavia Dr in Spartanburg

SPARTANBURG, SC (WSPA) - Spartanburg Fire Department crews have responded to a house fire in the city. According to Spartanburg Fire's Twitter post, firefighters responded to the house fire in the 100 block of Octavia Drive.

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Spartanburg police investigating reported knife attack

Spartanburg police are investigating after a reported stabbing Tuesday morning at Norris Ridge Apartments. Spartanburg Police Department spokesman Maj. Art Littlejohn said a woman cut a man's arm at an apartment Tuesday morning. An ambulance took the man to Spartanburg Medical Center for what Little

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1 stabbed at Norris Ridge Apartments in Spartanburg

SPARTANBURG, SC (WSPA) - Spartanburg Police Department officials confirmed one person was stabbed at an apartment complex Tuesday morning. According to Spartanburg Police Maj. Art Littlejohn, the incident appears to have started as a domestic incident between a male and a female at Norris Ridge Apar

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Spartanburg County under hazardous weather outlook

Spartanburg, Cherokee and Union counties are under a hazardous weather outlook, according to the National Weather Service. An unsettled weather system is expected to bring heavy rain to the area starting Wednesday and continuing into Monday. Isolated flooding in the area is possible.

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Sheriff to give details about Monday morning officer-involved shooting in Spartanburg County

SPARTANBURG, SC (FOX Carolina) – Spartanburg County Sheriff Chuck Wright said he will reveal details Monday morning about an officer-involved shooting. The shooting reportedly happened in Greer earlier in the morning.

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Man charged with child sex crimes in Spartanburg Co., wife also arrested

SPARTANBURG CO., SC (WSPA) - Deputies have arrested a man with several child sex crimes in Spartanburg County. 51-year-old Rembert Alan Brewer is charged with five counts of third-degree criminal sexual conduct with a minor and two counts of second-degree assault and battery.

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Spartanburg family honors legacy with book about first African American business owner in Austin Street community

SPARTANBURG, S.C. (FOX CAROLINA) -- Whenever Diane Ellis pulls her old tape recorder and pops in a tape, she knows she's in the presence of history. “When I think about my grandmother, she was an angel on Earth. And everyone who came in contact with her knew that," Ellis said.

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Dorman slams Spartanburg, returns to 5A upper state title game

With just more than five minutes left in the first quarter of Dorman’s third-round 5A playoff matchup with Spartanburg, the Vikings’ Sean Jenkins hit a 3-pointer to tie the game at 7-7 after a frantic start by both sides.

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Local entrepreneurship program graduate opens new salon in Venus Beauty Supply

Downtown Spartanburg welcomed a new business Tuesday afternoon. Facez by Cynthia, LLC, a brows and lashes salon, has taken up residence at 127 E. Main St. inside Venus Beauty Supply.

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All signs point to housing boom in Spartanburg County

Spartanburg County is in the midst of a housing boom that has its pluses and minuses. It’s helping to create jobs, boost local government tax revenues and put a roof on the heads of the thousands of new workers for companies that have moved here.

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March SNAP benefits being issued early in South Carolina

People in South Carolina will receive SNAP assistance will get their benefits early this month because of the disruption caused by the government shutdown earlier this year. The South Carolina Department of Social Services will distribute the benefits, also know as the Supplemental Nutrition Assista

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UPDATE: Parts of Spartanburg County seeing snow and sleet

Spartanburg, Cherokee and Union counties are under a hazardous weather outlook, according to the National Weather Service. An unsettled weather system is expected to bring heavy rain to the area starting Wednesday and continuing into Monday. Isolated flooding in the area is possible.

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Medical marijuana should be legal in South Carolina, group says

Columbia, SC (WLTX) - Supporters of a new medical marijuana bill in South Carolina say the drugs they're advocating are safe, despite what opponents say. The group met at the State House Tuesday where they held a news conference with reporters. Among them were doctors, veterans, and parents.

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2 found stabbed to death in South Carolina motel

GREENVILLE, S.C. (AP) - Two people have been found stabbed to death at a motel in South Carolina. Greenville County Deputy Coroner Kent Dill said in a news release that the victims were 28-year-old Leanna Marie Mulle and 68-year-old Arthur Walker Hill III, both of Greenville.

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Spartanburg Art Museum Presents Traditions: Compounded

Traditions: Compounded examines the historical cores of visual art — drawing and painting — and presents ten artists who take these staples and turn them on their heads, using surprising techniques, concepts, and combinations.

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Fiance of woman held captive by serial killer stabs self to death, coroner says

PIEDMONT, S.C. - A 34-year-old South Carolina man who was engaged to a woman who survived being held captive by a serial killer died over the weekend. According to the Greenville County coroner, an autopsy revealed that Adam Mayson died at the hospital after going into cardiac arrest while receiving

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Sheriff: Man fired at deputies with rifle, got shot in hand when deputies returned fire

SPARTANBURG, SC (FOX Carolina) – Spartanburg County Sheriff Chuck Wright said a suspect who fired a rifle at deputies was shot in the hand when deputies returned fire. The incident began around 3:15 a.m. on Sunnlyglenn Drive in the Greer area.

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Spartanburg County backs extension to historic trail

Spartanburg County Council Monday agreed to support The National Park Service’s efforts to extend a segment of the Overmountain Victory National Historic Trail from Rutherfordton, North Carolina to Chesnee.

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Tagged great white shark pings off South Carolina coast

MYRTLE BEACH, S.C. (WCIV) — After a year of silence,OCREACH says a young great white shark pinged off the coast of Myrtle Beach, South Carolina. OCREACH says "Gurney_Shark" was tagged off Montauk, New York in 2017.

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Upstate builders say finding skilled workers is difficult

Mark Nix of the Home Builders Association of South Carolina says a shortage of skilled laborers continues to hamper home builders. “There is a shortage of workers, and lots,” the executive director of the trade group said. “At the same time, there is a growing demand for larger homes. Supply is not

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