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Live Black Friday coverage from the craziest Anderson stores

Black Friday lines, somewhat dampened by stores opening on Thursday, will be back in the wee hours of the morning Friday as people stuffed after Thanksgiving head out into the cold to get good bargains. Lines at Best Buy in Anderson were long by dinner time on Thanksgiving and will stretch out again

ANDERSON INDEPENDENT-MAIL - 2017-11-24 02:16:09

Mobile billboard reminds holiday shoppers of Upstate's unsolved cases, missing people

The Freedom Fighters activist group said a mobile billboard showcasing the unsolved homicide and missing persons cases will be traveling to busy shopping centers this weekend as the holiday shopping season kicks in to full swing. Freedom Fighters founder Traci Fant said the billboard features 40 lar

FOX CAROLINA - 2017-11-24 21:28:00

Toddler dies after closing neck in window of Ford F-350

A Laurens County toddler was killed in a freak accident after the power window of a Ford F-350 closed on his neck, Oconee County Coroner Karl Addis said. McCarson Allen Porter, 2, of Clinton, died in the hospital Wednesday night despite efforts to revive him, Addis said. McCarson's father had been

GREENVILLE NEWS - 2017-11-24 21:09:21

Toddler killed after power window of father's truck closes on his neck, coroner says

A toddler from Laurens County was killed when the power window of his father's work truck closed on his neck, Oconee County Coroner Karl Addis said Friday. The incident, which happened Wednesday night in Seneca, was ruled an accident, Addis said. McCarson Allen Porter, 2, of Clinton, was pronounced

WYFF4.COM - 2017-11-24 20:00:00

A tax plan from hell, or somewhere close to it

First, an announcement: My buddy Allen Senn and I have decided to drop the term "Redneck" from the name of our two-man think tank, as it doesn't seem like quite the right image for us. We were thinking maybe "Southern-Fried" would be better but have decided for the time-being just to call it the Pi

GREENVILLE NEWS - 2017-11-24 12:00:06

Holiday Hope Fund chasing daunting goal, again

The numbers don't lie. With a $100,000 goal to be met in just 31 days, there is a lot of work to be done. 3,600 toys need to be received or bought for children to open on Christmas morning. More than 1,200 names on 1,200 red tags are spread throughout Hamblen County on 10 trees. Most importantly, hu

CITIZEN TRIBUNE - 2017-11-24 16:57:00

Kindergarteners share how to cook a turkey

Russell Peak I would start it on the oven then pull the skin off. Then I'd eat it. I would put cheese and ranch dressing on it. I'd cook it for five minutes. Gracen McAdams I'd shoot one and put it in the oven and bake it for 20 hours. I'd put ketchup, pizza sauce and pepperoni on it. I'd also put m


Coroner identifies Fair Play man killed in moped crash

A 47 year-old man driving a moped died Wednesday night after being struck by another vehicle. James Ray Hall, of Fair Play, was driving a moped and headed north on S.C. 59 near Cleveland Creek Road around 6 p.m. when he was struck from behind and thrown from the moped, Oconee County Coroner Karl Add

ANDERSON INDEPENDENT-MAIL - 2017-11-23 15:17:04

Unofficial results coming in for city council seat runoff races in Mauldin, Simpsonville

The unofficial votes are coming in for multiple runoff races in the Upstate. Voters in Mauldin and Simpsonville took to the polls on Tuesday to decide who would win the city council seats. In Mauldin, Terry Merritt has received 650 votes so far for seat three for city council. James Kennedy has rece


Texas authorities search for suspect in fatal shooting of state - FOX Carolina 21

(CNN) -- A trooper for the Texas Department of Public Safety was shot and killed Thursday south of Dallas and officials are looking for the man they believe is responsible. "Our thoughts and prayers go out to the TXDPS trooper shot and killed this afternoon in Freestone County," said a statement fro

FOX CAROLINA - 2017-11-24 03:35:00

Police: Rape suspect on the run after sneaking through hole in floor

The Waynesville Police Department is asking for help from the community locating a man wanted on criminal sexual charges. Officers said on Nov. 9 around 11:45 a.m., they were called to a breaking and entering in the west Waynesville area. However, when police arrived on scene they realized the incid

FOX CAROLINA - 2017-11-22 23:59:00

Macy's parade rolls on with balloons, bands, security

The new oxy? There's another popular prescription drug to watchThe new oxy? There's another popular prescription drug to watch Updated: Monday, November 20 2017 5:15 PM EST2017-11-20 22:15:29 GMT In the midst of a nationwide opioid addiction crisis, a different type of drug may be slipping in under

FOX CAROLINA - 2017-11-23 22:40:00

Troopers: Pedestrian fatally struck by SUV in Greenville Co.

The Greenville County Coroner's Office said one person is dead following a crash in Greenville County Thursday evening. The call came in just before 7 p.m. Troopers said it happened at 2500 Poinsett Hwy near US 276. Injuries were initially reported in the crash. An investigator from the Coroner's Of

FOX CAROLINA - 2017-11-24 03:58:00

Small businesses prep for Small Business Saturday

While Black Friday might be one of the busiest days of the year for big box retailers, what happens on Saturday sets the tone for holiday shopping for small businesses around the country. The movement was started in 2010 by American Express as a way to get more shoppers into local stores around the

FOX CAROLINA - 2017-11-24 23:39:00

Man dies day after crash in hospital, coroner says

Updated: 3:37 PM EST Nov 24, 2017 A man died the day after a crash in Greenville County, according to Greenville County Coroner Kent Dill. The crash happened Wednesday on Locust Hill Road in Taylors, Dill said. Robert Carnes, Jr., 86, of Mauldin, died Thursday at Greenville Memorial Medical Cente

WYFF4.COM - 2017-11-24 20:37:00

Deputies need your help to locate missing Sheriff's Office K9

Officials with the Oconee County Sheriff's Office are asking for your help to bring a missing K9 officer home safely. Jak is a 10-year-old Belgian Malinois, reddish blond in color with some gray on the snout, and missing one eye. Deputies said Jak was discovered missing around 8:30 a.m. Thursday fro

FOX CAROLINA - 2017-11-24 06:25:00

Renowned violinist Susan Holloway performs on Live at 9

MEMPHIS, Tenn. - From Carnegie Hall to the Lincoln Center, Susan Holloway has performed on some of the most prestigious stages this country has to offer. But you won't have to travel far to see the renowned violinist. She will soon be performing in a free concert at Restoration Church in Munford tha

WREG - 2017-11-24 19:08:46

Thanksgiving To Some Is Just Another Day On The Job

MEMPHIS, Tenn (localmemphis.com) - While Thanksgiving is a day to sit back and eat with the family or start Christmas shopping, for many it's another day on the job. "We usually open at 5:00 every Thanksgiving," said Micahel Sanford, Assistant Manager at the Flying Saucer in Cordova, "We have some o

LOCALMEMPHIS.COM - 2017-11-24 04:23:24

MSHP: Driver in fatal crash was drunk

A man faces two counts of involuntary manslaughter following a one-vehicle crash that left two people dead. A man faces two counts of involuntary manslaughter following a one-vehicle crash that left two people dead. Most shoppers began their Black Friday shopping a day early, going to stores Thursda

KAIT 8 - 2017-11-24 15:36:26

Mother explains terrifying home invasion, thief makes off with five-year-old daughter's savings

MEMPHIS, Tenn.- This Thanksgiving eve a Cordova mother is thankful for her life after she says a man burst into her home and held her at gunpoint just minutes before her children made it home from school. The gunman got away with more than $2,000 the family was saving for a trip to Disney World. The

WREG - 2017-11-23 03:39:15