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Paradise Hot Dogs opens in downtown Anderson

A new restaurant in downtown Anderson is catering to customers who are hankering for hot dogs. Paradise Hot Dogs has opened across from City Hall at 420 S. Main St., which previously housed Murph's Grill and Bar and Pete's Downtown Cafe. David Singleton, a former sanitation worker for the city of An

ANDERSON INDEPENDENT-MAIL - 2017-09-20 15:06:56

BorgWarner Inc. to expand Upstate facility

A manufacturer automotive powertrains is expanding its facility in the Upstate. BorgWarner Inc. is investing $71.9 million and creating more than 160 new jobs at its plant in Oconee County. It is the company's third expansion to its Seneca plant since 2013. "Through their strong commitment to qualit

GSABUSINESS.COM - 2017-09-20 07:00:00

A record number of exhibits

Charles Warner | The Union Times Johnny McKnight makes boards from raw lumber using a portable saw mill Saturday morning during the 15th Annual Union County Antique Farm Show at the Union County Fairgrounds. The portable saw mill was one of the many agricultural displays and activities featured duri

UNION DAILY TIMES - 2017-09-20 07:30:33

Mother of Tucker Hipps asks public to join her in prayer on 3rd anniversary of his death

Subscribed, but don't have a login? On the third anniversary of Tucker Hipps' death, his mother is asking the public to join her and pray for all students affected by hazing on college campuses. In a Facebook post on Tuesday, Cindy Hipps asked community members to meet her at Tucker Hipps' cross on

GREENVILLE NEWS - 2017-09-20 16:29:14

BorgWarner to add 160 jobs, invest $71.9M at its Seneca plant

SENECA - All-wheel-drive automotive supplier BorgWarner Inc. will invest $71.9 million at its plant in Oconee County, a move that will add 160 new jobs there by year's end. The company's Wednesday announcement marked BorgWarner's fourth - and largest - expansion in Seneca in five years. In 2012, the

GREENVILLE NEWS - 2017-09-20 20:18:11

South Carolina has 11 West Nile virus cases

COLUMBIA (AP) - State health officials say there have been 11 cases of people infected with the West Nile virus in South Carolina this year. The Department of Health and Environmental Control said in a news release Wednesday that one person died in Anderson County last month. Human cases were foun

SPARTANBURG HERALD-JOURNAL - 2017-09-20 20:16:03

Greenville County resident among 11 West Nile cases confirmed so far this summer

Eleven cases of West Nile virus in people have been confirmed so far this summer, including in Greenville and Anderson counties, state health officials reported Wednesday. Human cases have also been confirmed in Beaufort, Horry, Richland, Union and York counties, the state Department of Health and E

GREENVILLE NEWS - 2017-09-20 20:16:19

Leader of Indonesia attack plot gets 11 years in prison

JAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) - An Indonesian militant linked to the Islamic State group smiled and raised one finger toward heaven after a court on Wednesday sentenced him to 11 years in prison for leading a plot to attack a presidential guard-changing ceremony in Jakarta. At the same sentencing hearing,

GREENEVILLE SUN - 2017-09-20 09:34:35

Anderson Area Crimestoppers launches new website

Anderson Area Crime Stoppers has launched a new website! After several months of hard work and coordination with partner agencies, the organization officially launched the new website on Sept. 18 at www.andersonareacrimestoppers.com. The goal with this new website is to provide citizens with an easi

THEJOURNALONLINE.COM - 2017-09-20 17:05:49

Students punished for spelling the word 'rape'

Four Westside High students are being punished after a picture was posted on social media following Friday night's football game, which showed the teens with the word "rape" painted across their bodies. The message, "This is what we do to Daniel," was also posted on the social media picture. Westsi

WYFF4.COM - 2017-09-18 21:39:00

Police warn public against scam targeting Duke Energy customers

The Anderson and Greenville Police Departments are warning the public of a scam. According to police, customers have been getting calls from people posing as Duke Energy representatives. Police stated that the people behind the scam tell customers they have to pay a large sum of money in the form of

FOX CAROLINA - 2017-09-20 00:34:00

Gubernatorial hopeful wants Nicholson as running mate, forgets to tell him

A former Democratic Anderson City councilman running for governor said he wants longtime Greenwood lawmaker Floyd Nicholson as his running mate. But 68-year-old Phil Cheney of Fair Play might have difficulty filling out the ticket. "Who?" Nicholson asked when a reporter broke the news to the surpris

INDEX-JOURNAL - 2017-09-18 15:13:00

Charges dropped against man charged in Upstate deputy's death, attorney says

Charges have been dropped against an Army Corps of Engineers employee who was charged in the boating accident death of an Anderson County deputy on Lake Hartwell. Joseph Jess Fleming, 37, of Pendleton, was charged in August with reckless homicide in the death of Deputy Devin Hodges. Fleming was cond

WYFF4.COM - 2017-09-18 21:12:00

Deputies: Upstate convicted felon arrested on multiple charges after evading arrest, possessing handgun

An Easley man was arrested over the weekend on multiple charges, including one count of possession of a firearm by a convicted felon. Deputies say 34-year-old Michael Troy Bradshaw was charged with two counts of petit larceny, and one count each of receiving stolen goods, possession of a stolen vehi

FOX CAROLINA - 2017-09-19 01:49:00

S.C. schools get NSF grant for MADE in SC

With the EPSCoR grant, MADE in SC is committed to hiring 17 new researchers over five years at five institutions. The universities will also invest in training postdoctoral fellows, graduate and undergraduate students; outreach to K-12 schools and the public; and developing new facilities, according

GSABUSINESS.COM - 2017-09-19 07:00:00

Here's why the autumn color forecast is bright

The leaves should be at their peak beginning in October on the Parkway, later in the month in the Upstate. It's still too early to tell just how brilliantly colored the autumn leaves will be this year, but Clemson University's forest ecologist Donald Hagan says there's potential for a spectacular se

GREENVILLE NEWS - 2017-09-18 12:00:02

District: Upstate students disciplined after 'RAPE' photo surfaces

Anderson School District 5 said students are being disciplined after a controversial photo surfaced following a Friday night football game. District spokesperson Kyle Newton said they were made aware of the image Saturday morning, which features students spelling out the word "RAPE" with letters pai

FOX CAROLINA - 2017-09-18 19:18:00

Clemson researcher looks to stem cells to treat heart failure

Millions of Americans suffer from heart failure and while there are treatments to improve its symptoms, there is no cure. But a Clemson researcher is working on a method using stem cells that he hopes will one day make a difference for people with this widespread condition. "I saw that this is a big

GREENVILLE NEWS - 2017-09-18 12:00:02

Torrei Hart: 'Lies and infidelity' ended my marriage

Kevin Hart's ex-wife Torrei Hart claims "lies and infidelity" ended her marriage. The 'Central Intelligence' star - who has been allegedly targeted in an extortion attempt over a sexually-suggestive video - divorced Torrei in 2011 and she has now admitted that they "grew apart" as he became more fam

INDEX-JOURNAL - 2017-09-18 23:47:45

Al-Qaida-led fighters on the offensive against Syrian troops

BEIRUT (AP) - A Syrian monitoring group says insurgents led by an al-Qaida-linked group have launched a wide offensive against pro-government troops south of their stronghold in the western province of Idlib. The Syrian government-affiliated Central Military Media outlet says troops and allied milit

GREENEVILLE SUN - 2017-09-19 08:51:31