The death toll in South Carolina rose to three on Sunday after officials blamed Hurricane Matthew for two deaths in Florence County and another in Richland County. According to the Florence County Sheriff’s Office in separate incidents, two people were either swept away in floods or drove into washed away bridges or roads.
The bomb squad was called to Folly Beach Sunday afternoon as Hurricane Matthew unearthed Civil War cannonballs from the sand. Charleston County Sheriff’s spokesman Major Eric Watson said the bomb squad members could not get to the bombs immediately but they were later disposed of by Joint Base Charleston The first shots of the Civil […]
Gamecocks coach Will Muschamp announced the news on his weekly “Carolina Calls” radio show on Interstate 107 that the Gamecocks’ home game against the Bulldogs, which was originally scheduled for 7:30 p.m. Saturday, has been moved to 2:30 p.m. Sunday because of the predicted impact of Hurricane Matthew on the state. The game will be […]
According to the “Independent Voice,” a newspaper that covers Farfield County and the Blythewood area, Mike Fanning, the democratic nominee for South Carolina Senate Disctrict 17 had an inappropriate relationship with a 16 year old female student when he was a teacher at Estill High School. A spokesperson for the S.C. Law Enforcement Division (SLED) […]
Governer Nikki Haley has issued a state of emergency and a mandatory medical and full evacuation of the coast of South Carolina in wake of Hurricane Matthew. Haley says all coastal schools and government offices will close beginning tomorrow and everyone should be at least 100 miles from the coast. Greenville county will be sending […]
According to the latest Winthrop Poll, Donald Trump has a lead among South Carolina voters, but his numbers still lag behind the performance of previous Republican presidential candidates in the state. The poll, which was conducted between Sept. 18-26, ending before Monday’s first presidential debate, found that Trump was preferred by 42% of likely voters […]
TOWNVILLE, S.C. – A teenager who killed his father at their home Wednesday was stopped by a volunteer firefighter as he opened fire outside a South Carolina elementary school, wounding two students and a teacher, authorities said. The teen was apprehended within minutes of the shooting in this rural town about 110 miles northeast of […]