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Fairfield County community gathers for opening of Providence Health Emergency room
Fairfield County, SC (WLTX) - After 10 months of construction, the new Providence Health Emergency Room is set to open in Fairfield County. On Thursday evening, Providence Health officials and community members gathered for a ribbon cutting and open house. Dozens attended the event.
'It couldn't be a better Christmas,' New jobs coming to Fairfield County
Fairfield County (WLTX) - A China-based business announced it will be creating hundred of jobs in Fairfield County in 2019. Healthcare US Co., Ltd. announced that they're launching a new operations center where the Mack Truck Plant used to be. And for a county that's dealt with plants picking up and
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
Fairfield buck may be new state record
FAIRFIELD COUNTY – The four-year saga of James Sims and Waldo finally ended last Friday when Sims finally bagged the Fairfield county buck with the massive 13-point rack that could become South Carolina’s new state record.
Council says goodbye to Smith
WINNSBORO – Billy Smith is going out like Ted Williams. Since his election four years ago, the departing Fairfield County Council chairman has set a new standard for Fairfield County government from bringing parliamentary procedures to meetings to getting things done. Smith, his council and administ
South Carolina pastor catches flak for gifting wife $200K Lamborghini
A Greenville, South Carolina, pastor is dealing with a mix of harsh criticism and supportive praise after giving his wife a $200,000 luxury SUV for their eighth anniversary. Relentless Church pastor John Gray gave his wife, Aventer Gray, a Lamborghini Urus this week.
Notice of Application: SKS ABC Package LLC
Notice is hereby given that SKS ABC Package LLC intends to apply to the South Carolina Department of Revenue for a license/permit that will allow the sale and off premises consumption of wine and liquor at 1121 A Kincaid Bridge Road, Winnsboro, SC 29180. To object to the issuance of this permit/lice
Man killed in I-26 crash after his car breaks down in road
Columbia, SC (WLTX) — The Lexington County Coroner has identified the person who died in an accident near Exit 104 on Interstate 26. Thaire Mkijana Terry, 20, of Blythewood, was traveling eastbound in the center lane on I-26 around 9:45 p.m. Wednesday when his vehicle became disabled and was struck
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
China-based mattress manufacturer coming to former Mack Truck plant
WINNSBORO – China-based Healthcare Co., Ltd., announced Monday that it plans to establish new operation, Healthcare US Co., Ltd., in Fairfield County. The company’s $45 million investment is projected to create 250 new jobs in the county.
China-based memory foam mattress manufacturer coming to Fairfield Co., creating 250 new jobs
FAIRFIELD COUNTY, SC (WIS) - A China-based business is bringing its manufacturing operations to Fairfield County. Healthcare US Co., Ltd., a memory-foam mattress manufacturer, announced Tuesday that they will invest $45 million into the project and create 250 new jobs. The facility will be located a
Sumner found in Fairfield County
FAIRFIELD COUNTY – Douglas William Sumner, 41, reported missing on Oct. 22, was found in his wrecked vehicle off of Hwy 21 North in Fairfield County according to a statement from Fairfield County Coroner Chris Hill. Sumner appears to have run off the highway, down a 60-foot embankment where his vehi
I-26 traffic fatality victim identified
Lexington County Coroner Margaret Fisher has identified the individual who died due to a motor vehicle collision December 12, at approximately 9:45 pm near exit 104 on Interstate 26 Eastbound.
SC county rocked by failed nuclear project lands Chinese mattress maker
A Chinese memory-foam mattress manufacturer is bringing 250 jobs to the South Carolina county that bore the brunt of the employment losses from the failed V.C. Summer nuclear plant expansion.
Fairfield Co. man reported missing found dead in crashed car in embankment
COLUMBIA, SC (WIS) - A Fairfield County man who was reported missing in the last month has been found dead following a vehicle accident. The Fairfield County Coroner’s Office says Douglass William Sumner, 41, of the Great Falls area in Fairfield County, was last seen on Oct. 22. He was found dead in
Troopers investigate fatal crash on I-26 in Lexington County
LEXINGTON, S.C. (WOLO) – South Carolina Highway Patrol troopers are still investigating Wednesday’s fatal crash on I-26. Officials say one person died from the wreck that occurred on I-26 east bound near mile marker 104.
Chinese company launching operations in Mack Truck Plant
WINNSBORO – Healthcare US Co., Ltd., a venture of China-based Healthcare Co., Ltd., today announced plans to establish new operations in Fairfield County. The company’s $45 million investment is projected to create 250 new jobs.
Third suspect charged in 2017 death of elderly Sears store clerk, deputies say
COLUMBIA, SC (WACH) – A third suspect has been charged in the death of an elderly Sears store clerk in August 2017 , according to the Richland County Sheriff’s Department. Ervan Matthew Harvey is now charged with murder and strong-armed robbery, according to deputies.
New jobs coming to Richland County
RICHLAND, SC (WOLO)– New jobs are coming to Richland County. Wednesday, Richland County officials announced that Owens Corning, a developer and producer of insulation and fiberglass, invested $13.6 million dollars in a manufacturing facility in Blythewood.
Overturned tractor-trailer carrying chicken byproduct blocks traffic on Garners Ferry Rd. near Hwy. 601
COLUMBIA, SC (WIS) - Crews are on the scene of an overturned tractor-trailer on Garners Ferry Road near Hwy. 601. The tractor-trailer was carrying chicken byproduct which spilled in the roadway. It’s now been covered in sand.