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Man accused of assaulting deputy, disorderly conduct in Spartanburg Co.

SPARTANBURG COUNTY, SC (WSPA) - Spartanburg County Sheriff's Office officials said a man was arrested on several charges Tuesday after he assaulted and reportedly intentionally blew mucus on a deputy.


Spartanburg County deputies: Teen shot, killed accidentally while riding in car

SPARTANBURG, SC (FOX CAROLINA) - Spartanburg County deputies are investigating after they say a teen was reportedly shot accidentally inside a car. Earlier Wednesday evening, the Spartanburg County Coroner's Office reported that 18-year-old Caleb Jamar Elijah Roach passed away at Spartanburg Regiona


A Taste of Home serves soul food classics in Woodruff

If heaping, hot bar portions of southern flavor is your thing, you might want to add Woodruff's newest down-home diner to your list of good eats. A Taste of Home opened last week at 10195 Hwy 221, Suite 4 in the Browns Crossing shopping center. It's a family-run operation launched by Johnny and Shen


Coroner investigating teen's trauma-related death at Spartanburg hospital

SPARTANBURG, SC (FOX CAROLINA) - The Spartanburg County Coroner's Office is investigating a trauma-related death that unfolded at a local hospital Wednesday. According to coroner Rusty Clevenger, 18-year-old Caleb Jamar Elijah Roach died earlier in the evening at Spartanburg Regional Medical Center.


Sheriff to give details about Monday morning officer-involved shooting in Spartanburg County

SPARTANBURG, SC (FOX Carolina) – Spartanburg County Sheriff Chuck Wright said he will reveal details Monday morning about an officer-involved shooting. The shooting reportedly happened in Greer earlier in the morning.


Petition calls for more animal control officers in Spartanburg Co.

With these cold and wet conditions many people are bringing their animals inside, out of the rain. For some counties, that's now a mandate when the weather is bad including Spartanburg.


Teenager dead after ‘accidental shooting’ in moving car, SC cops say

A South Carolina teenage boy was killed in an “accidental shooting,” Wednesday night, the Spartanburg County Sheriff’s Office said in a news release. Caleb Jamar Elijah Roach was identified as the teen who died, according to Spartanburg County Coroner Rusty Clevenger. The 18-year-old was pronounced


Spartanburg County under hazardous weather outlook

Spartanburg, Cherokee and Union counties are under a hazardous weather outlook, according to the National Weather Service. An unsettled weather system is expected to bring heavy rain to the area starting Wednesday and continuing into Monday. Isolated flooding in the area is possible.


Woman charged after man stabbed at Norris Ridge Apts in Spartanburg

SPARTANBURG, SC (WSPA) - Spartanburg Police Department officials said a woman has been charged after a man was stabbed at an apartment complex on Tuesday. We reported earlier that officers were called to Norris Ridge Apartments in regards to a stabbing incident.


South Carolina lawmakers listen to proposed changes to education bill

COLUMBIA, SC (WTOC) -Changes have been made to a massive education reform bill filed by the South Carolina’s house speaker. Lawmakers listened to hours of testimony from South Carolina teachers.


South Carolina mom, boyfriend allegedly tortured kids, 5 and 7, with hot sauce and peppers

A South Carolina mother and her live-in boyfriend were arrested Wednesday, accused of subjecting the woman's children to “horrific” abuse with hot sauce and peppers, authorities said.


Sheriff: Union County man arrested after shooting at deputies, setting house on fire

ENOREE, SC (FOX Carolina) Union County Sheriff David Taylor said a man is in custody after shooting at deputies and setting his own home on fire Sunday morning. According to Sheriff Taylor, deputies responded to a call at 4:30 a.m. to a residence on JRM Rec Road in Enoree. The homeowner said he beli


UPDATE: Parts of Spartanburg County seeing snow and sleet

Spartanburg, Cherokee and Union counties are under a hazardous weather outlook, according to the National Weather Service. An unsettled weather system is expected to bring heavy rain to the area starting Wednesday and continuing into Monday. Isolated flooding in the area is possible.


Former mayor Talley remembers Carver, Spartanburg High integration

When Spartanburg native and former mayor James Talley, 78, graduated high school in the late 1950s, he always intended to come back and teach in Spartanburg, and that's just what he did. Talley came back from eight years in college and the Navy and taught math and science at his alma mater, Carver H


Volvo begins exporting S60 from South Carolina to Europe

Volvo's factory in Ridgeville, South Carolina, near Charleston, is now exporting cars to Europe. The plant began building the Volvo S60 sedan six months ago and has now started shipping them to Belgium for distribution among Volvo's European dealers, the automaker said Wednesday.


SC WFO GREENVILLE/SPARTANBURG Warnings, Watches, and Advisories

WFO GREENVILLE/SPARTANBURG Warnings, Watches and Advisories for Thursday, February 21, 2019. National Weather Service Greenville-Spartanburg SC. The National Weather Service in Greenville-Spartanburg has issued a.


Woodruff-Trinity fire merger hearing set

Those for or against a planned merger of the Woodruff Community and Trinity fire service areas will get their chance to weigh in. Spartanburg Council Monday agreed to hold a public hearing at 5:30 p.m. March 18 at county council chambers. The council could then make the consolidation official after


How One South Carolina Woman Is Working To Educate Parents On Vaccinations

An outbreak of measles in Washington and Oregon has refocused attention on parents who choose not to vaccinate their kids, often known as “anti-vaxxers.” Public health advocates have struggled to change these parents' minds. One South Carolina woman has a different approach. She is reaching out to p


South Carolina is one of five states with no hate crime laws

CHARLESTON, SC (WCSC) - The evil that visited the Holy City on June 17, 2015 was unprecedented. A gunman entered Emanuel AME bible study and gunned down nine members as they prayed with him.


South Carolina accidentally dumps coal ash in river in Conway

CONWAY, S.C. (AP) -- The state-owned utility Santee Cooper says it accidentally dumped some sludge from a coal-ash pond at a closed coal-powered electricity plant into a South Carolina river.