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Man arrested after drugs found in stolen vehicle after chase in Oconee Co.
OCONEE COUNTY, SC (WSPA) - The Oconee County Sheriff's Office arrested a man on several charges, including possession of a stolen vehicle and possession on methamphetamine, on Sunday.
Help Anderson Co. deputies ID suspects in 7-Eleven armed robberies
ANDERSON COUNTY, SC (WSPA) - Anderson County Sheriff's Office officials are asking for the public's help in identifying a man and a woman who are suspects in two armed robbery incidents that happened earlier this month at a local 7-Eleven store.
No charges for homeowner in fatal shooting of escaped inmate in Pickens Co.
PICKENS COUNTY, SC (WSPA) - A homeowner who shot and killed an escaped inmate, who kicked in the door of a Meece Mill Road home earlier this month, will not be charged in the shooting death.
Nations ready to make it official
Even through the coaching change, Patrick Nations knew he was going to East Carolina the entire time. The Walhalla (S.C.) High School...
Local groups donate to Pickens Co. shools to pay off lunch debt
Madison Styles reports on the enormous Christmas gift given to 13 Upstate schools by two local groups: $11,000 to pay off student lunch debt! (December 17, 2018)
Trevor Lawrence's season should be answer enough for Playoff readiness
CLEMSON, S.C. — Ever since the end of the ACC championship game, a 42-10 win for No. 2 Clemson over Pitt that capped a record-breaking offensive season for the Tigers, the question has been asked:
South Carolina convenience store clerk killed during armed robbery
EASLEY, SC (WCBD) - A South Carolina store clerk who was shot and killed on the job will be laid to rest Tuesday. Police say Stacey Childress, 49, died while working at a B Pams Food Mart in Easley Friday night.
Deputies: Woman sold meth to undercover Sheriff's Office operative, now behind bars again
Walhalla, S.C. (FOX Carolina) -- A Seneca woman was arrested on a charge of trafficking methamphetamine, which is her second offense, deputies with the Oconee County Sheriff's Office report.
Oconee Co. students receive Christmas surprise from volunteers at Clemson Hope
WESTMINSTER, SC (WSPA) - It was like Christmas morning for students at Westminster Elementary School. Community members and Clemson University organizations donated the funds to purchase over 1,100 presents for students in Oconee County. It's all part of a project run by the nonprofit Clemson Hope.
US sportswear traced to factory in China's internment camps
HOTAN, China (AP) — Barbed wire and hundreds of cameras ring a massive compound of more than 30 dormitories, schools, warehouses and workshops in China’s far west. Dozens of armed officers and a growling Doberman stand guard outside.
New South Carolina child support system begins in 2019
Columbia, SC (WLTX) — Beginning in early 2019, the Palmetto Automated Child Support System (PACSS) will replace the prepaid debit card program throughout South Carolina. This new system is meant to bring the state into compliance with The Family Support Act of 1988 and Title III of the 1996 welfare
South Carolina News: Rock Hill Gang Member, Kenterius Dyshae Hinton Sentenced to Federal Prison
Columbia, South Carolina – United States Attorney Sherri A. Lydon stated that Kenterius Dyshae Hinton, age 24, of Rock Hill, was sentenced to 36 months (3 years) imprisonment, which will be followed by 3 years of supervised release. This past September, Hinton plead guilty to being a felon in posses
Georgia K-9 that lost eye after being shot in head is released from hospital
A Georgia K-9 that was shot during a traffic-stop confrontation that killed a police officer has lost an eye, but was released from a veterinary hospital Saturday and is expected to make a full recovery.
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
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 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, particularly
Help find missing juvenile Ta'liyah Ethridge from Seneca
SENECA, SC (WSPA) - Seneca Police are asking for your help to find a missing, runaway juvenile. Ta’liyah Ethridge (juvenile pictured on left) was last seen on 12/09/18 on Pine Forest Circle in Seneca, SC when she left walking.
Former Clemson city finance director pleads guilty to embezzlement, avoids prison time
The former finance director for the city of Clemson will not serve prison time for embezzling tens of thousands of dollars from the city, leaving some members of the City Council frustrated.
Fritzsche leaves Clemson with a coveted offer
Clemson had been looming in the background in the recruiting of OL Jimmy Fritzsche (6-7 245) of Greenville until Thursday. That's when the Tigers made their move by offering him during an unofficial visit to campus. Fritzsche had been focused on Syracuse, Connecticut and Nebraska but now the Tigers
This Must-Try Farmhouse Restaurant Is Hiding In Georgia’s Most Charming Town
Usually when you’re driving through a small town in Georgia, you can only hope to find charming, quaint restaurants that are excellent representations of the area. In the small town of Austell, you’ll find just that. Nestled in the heart of this small town of around 6,500 inhabitants you’ll find thi
South Carolina teen pleads guilty to murdering father, 6-year-old-boy
A South Carolina teen could face life in prison after he pleaded guilty Wednesday to murdering his father and a six-year-old boy. Jesse Osborne was 14 when he shot and killed his father, Jeffrey, in their home on Sept. 28, 2016. According to a confession he gave following his arrest, Osborne shot hi