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Coroner identifies woman killed in Spartanburg County shootout, after the sheriff says she fired on deputies
SPARTANBURG, SC (FOX Carolina) – Sheriff Chuck Wright said a woman, now identifed as 34-year-old Jennifer Mabry Robinson of Spartanburg, is dead after firing at deputies during a pursuit Thursday night.
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
Spartanburg County Sheriff’s Office Citizen’s Police Academy to begin in January
The Spartanburg County Sheriff’s Office is currently taking applications for the 2019 session of the Citizen’s Police Academy. The Citizen’s Police Academy will consist of 14 sessions offered from 6-9 p.m. Thursday evenings. The classes will run from Jan. 24 through May 2, 2019, and will end with a
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.
Heavy rains close some streets along South Carolina coast
CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) — Heavy rains have closed some streets near the South Carolina coast. The National Weather Service issued a flash flood warning for Charleston through midday Friday because of the heavy rains, causing problems given the city's usual drainage problems.
Sheriff: Man in the hospital after a crime spree that ended in a lengthy gun battle with deputies
Duncan, SC (FOX Carolina) - Spartanburg County Sheriff Chuck Wright said a man is in the hospital after a wild crime spree that involved an armed robbery, high-speed chase, and a lengthy gun battle with deputies early Friday morning.
Smoking pot is part of his religion, inmate says in lawsuit against South Carolina prisons
A man serving a life sentence for murder has sued the South Carolina Department of Corrections because he is not allowed to smoke pot in prison, which he says violates his religious freedoms as a Rastafarian.
Weekend events to get you in the Christmas spirit
(WSPA) -- Some weekend events are sure to get you in the Christmas spirit. The Peanuts gang is coming to Spartanburg for Charlie Brown Christmas Live. See Linus, Snoopy, Lucy and Charlie Brown as they learn the true meaning of Christmas. The show is at the Spartanburg Memorial Auditorium Saturday at
Man struck, killed on Interstate 26 was pastor helping wife
A Boiling Springs pastor who died Tuesday after being struck by a vehicle Saturday had been helping his wife, who had skidded off Interstate 26 near mile marker 27 during the winter storm.
Woman dies following deputy involved shooting in Spartanburg Co.
SPARTANBURG COUNTY, S.C. (WSPA) - UPDATED (12/13/18 10:50 p.m.):. Spartanburg County Sheriff Chuck Wright held a press conference Thursday night after an deputy-involved shooting.
Coroner releases name of man killed during Dec. 1 burglary in Spartanburg County
SPARTANBURG COUNTY, SC (FOX Carolina) - Spartanburg County deputies have charged two men with murder and other offenses after a deadly shooting on December 1. Deputies said two men flagged down one of their uniformed patrol sergeants around 9:40 p.m. and advised that someone had been hurt at an addr
Sheriff to hold 10:30 p.m. news conference after deputies respond to reported shooting
SPARTANBURG, SC (FOX Carolina) – Emergency dispatchers confirmed deputies were called to investigate a reported shooting in the area of John Dodd Road and New Cut Road Thursday evening.
WNV in South Carolina Horses: Case Confirmed in Spartanburg County
A horse in Spartanburg County, South Carolina, has tested positive for West Nile virus (WNV), the Equine Disease Communication Center (EDCC) reported Dec. 11. This is the first case in Spartanburg County and the fifth case of WNV in South Carolina horses confirmed this year.
Coroner ID's homicide victim in Seminole Drive shooting in Spartanburg Co.
SPARTANBURG Co., SC (WSPA) - Spartanburg County Coroner's Office officials identified the victim who was shot in the head and killed at a home on Seminole Drive in the county on Dec. 1.
Funeral set for 4 young siblings who died after Greenville County crash
Funeral services have been set for the four children who died after a van crashed in Greenville County this month. The service for Arnez Yaron Jamison, Jr., 4, Robbiana Evans, 6, Jamire Halley, 8, and 2-year-old Ar'mani Jamison is scheduled for noon Dec. 15, according to Watkins Garrett & Woods Mort
LIVE: 2018 Spartanburg Jaycees Christmas Parade
SPARTANBURG, SC (WSPA) - The 2018 Spartanburg Jaycees Christmas Parade will be happening at 6:30pm on December 11.
Police in the upstate thwart human trafficking of 13-year-old girl
SPARTANBURG COUNTY, SC (WCBD) – A traffic stop thwarted the human trafficking of a 13-year-old girl, according to police in the upstate. Wellford Police say an officer stopped a vehicle on I-85 last week.
One killed after car goes down embankment, hits several trees
One person is dead after a crash that sent his vehicle down an embankment and into several trees. The wreck happened on W. Blue Ridge Drive in Greenville just after 1 a.m. Thursday, according to a release from the Greenville County Coroner's Office.
Spartanburg Jaycees Christmas Parade is tonight
SPARTANBURG, S.C. (WSPA) -- Downtown Spartanburg will be filled with Christmas cheer. The annual Spartanburg Jaycees Christmas Parade kicks off Tuesday night with the Elf Dash Fun Run.
Spartanburg man arrested after deputies say he choked, punched woman in front of children
Spartanburg, SC (FOX Carolina) - Deputies with the Spartanburg County Sheriff's Office were called to Southern Pine Apartments on Monday evening after receiving a call in reference to domestic violence.