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  • First Responders In Upstate Prepare For Ebola

    First Responders In Upstate Prepare For Ebola

    Wednesday, October 22 2014 7:40 PM EDT2014-10-22 23:40:09 GMT

    We've told you how Upstate hospitals are preparing for any possible Ebola cases. The South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control is reaching out to first responders to make sure they're ready as well.

    We've told you how Upstate hospitals are preparing for any possible Ebola cases. The South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control is reaching out to first responders to make sure they're ready as well.

  • 5 Athletes Suspended After Blue Ridge High "Ganging" Incident

    5 Athletes Suspended After Blue Ridge High "Ganging" Incident

    Wednesday, October 22 2014 7:36 PM EDT2014-10-22 23:36:16 GMT
    The district tells us varsity football players confronted a 9th grade athlete in the locker room Tuesday.
    The district tells us varsity football players confronted a 9th grade athlete in the locker room Tuesday.
  • #Murderburg Tweet A Hack, Spartanburg Co. Emergency Officials Say

    #Murderburg Tweet A Hack, Spartanburg Co. Emergency Officials Say

    Wednesday, October 22 2014 6:42 PM EDT2014-10-22 22:42:22 GMT
    Spartanburg County Emergency Management officials say it appears the agency's Twitter account was hacked. A tweet was made from @SCOEM with a picture of what appears to be a dead chipmunk with the hashtag #murderburg.
    Spartanburg County Emergency Management officials say it appears the agency's Twitter account was hacked. A tweet was made from @SCOEM with a picture of what appears to be a dead chipmunk with the hashtag #murderburg.
  • SC Students Pledge Against Gun Violence

    SC Students Pledge Against Gun Violence

    Wednesday, October 22 2014 6:12 PM EDT2014-10-22 22:12:02 GMT
    SC Students Pledge Against Gun ViolenceSC Students Pledge Against Gun Violence
    Wednesday, thousands of students in South Carolina took part in a pledge against gun violence.
    Wednesday, thousands of students in South Carolina took part in a pledge against gun violence.
  • Tornado Confirmed Near Landrum During Last Week's Storms

    Tornado Confirmed Near Landrum During Last Week's Storms

    Wednesday, October 22 2014 5:58 PM EDT2014-10-22 21:58:39 GMT
    The National Weather Service said Wednesday an EF-0 was confirmed to have traveled nearly a mile on the ground a few miles southwest of Landrum last Tuesday.
    The National Weather Service said Wednesday an EF-0 was confirmed to have traveled nearly a mile on the ground a few miles southwest of Landrum last Tuesday.
  • Pedestrian Killed Near Piedmont, Driver Arrested

    Pedestrian Killed Near Piedmont, Driver Arrested

    Wednesday, October 22 2014 5:38 PM EDT2014-10-22 21:38:46 GMT
    A man is dead and a driver has been arrested after a pedestrian was struck Tuesday night in Anderson County. The S.C. Highway Patrol charged Jason Yeargin after the accident that happened at 8:05 p.m. on South Carolina 86 near Piedmont.
    A man is dead and a driver has been arrested after a pedestrian was struck Tuesday night in Anderson County. The S.C. Highway Patrol charged Jason Yeargin after the accident that happened at 8:05 p.m. on South Carolina 86 near Piedmont.
  • Upstate Counties, Voters Prepare For Election Day

    Upstate Counties, Voters Prepare For Election Day

    Wednesday, October 22 2014 5:35 PM EDT2014-10-22 21:35:13 GMT
      Poll workers across the Upstate continued to prepare for Election Day, less than two weeks before voters head to the polls.
      Poll workers across the Upstate continued to prepare for Election Day, less than two weeks before voters head to the polls.
  • Clemson City Council Doubles Its Pay

    Clemson City Council Doubles Its Pay

    Wednesday, October 22 2014 4:42 PM EDT2014-10-22 20:42:44 GMT
    Clemson City Council voted to nearly double the salary for council members and the mayorClemson City Council voted to nearly double the salary for council members and the mayor
    Clemson City Council voted to double the pay for members and nearly double the pay for the mayor. Council members will now make $6,000 instead of $3,000. The mayor will get a boost from $5,500 to $10,000. Councilman Butch Trent says this is the first raise for City Council and the mayor since 2005.
    Clemson City Council voted to double the pay for members and nearly double the pay for the mayor. Council members will now make $6,000 instead of $3,000. The mayor will get a boost from $5,500 to $10,000. Councilman Butch Trent says this is the first raise for City Council and the mayor since 2005.
  • Greenville Zoo Celebrates Kiko's 2nd Birthday

    Greenville Zoo Celebrates Kiko's 2nd Birthday

    Wednesday, October 22 2014 3:10 PM EDT2014-10-22 19:10:54 GMT
    Courtesy: City of GreenvilleCourtesy: City of Greenville
    The Upstate's most beloved giraffe has turned another year older. The Greenville Zoo celebrated Kiko's second birthday on Wednesday.
    The Upstate's most beloved giraffe has turned another year older. The Greenville Zoo celebrated Kiko's second birthday on Wednesday.
  • Suspect On The Run After Greenville Co. Armed Robbery

    Suspect On The Run After Greenville Co. Armed Robbery

    Wednesday, October 22 2014 2:39 PM EDT2014-10-22 18:39:06 GMT
    Officials are searching for a suspect who was involved in an armed robbery in Greenville County Wednesday afternoon. Deputies say it happened at a convenience store on State Park Road.
    Officials are searching for a suspect who was involved in an armed robbery in Greenville County Wednesday afternoon. Deputies say it happened at a convenience store on State Park Road.
  • 11 Firearms Found, Confiscated At GSP This Year

    11 Firearms Found, Confiscated At GSP This Year

    Wednesday, October 22 2014 2:03 PM EDT2014-10-22 18:03:09 GMT
    The TSA at Greenville-Spartanburg International Airport wants to remind you what is prohibited when going through security checkpoints. As of this month, 11 firearms have been found and confiscated at GSP this year.
    The TSA at Greenville-Spartanburg International Airport wants to remind you what is prohibited when going through security checkpoints. As of this month, 11 firearms have been found and confiscated at GSP this year.
  • Mother Charged With DUI After Crash That Killed Kids Sentenced

    Mother Charged With DUI After Crash That Killed Kids Sentenced

    Wednesday, October 22 2014 1:39 PM EDT2014-10-22 17:39:09 GMT
    The Oconee County woman who was charged with driving under the influence during a crash that killed her two children pleaded guilty in court Wednesday.
    The Oconee County woman who was charged with driving under the influence during a crash that killed her two children pleaded guilty in court Wednesday.
  • Forest City Police Want to Warn You About a New Phone Scam

    Forest City Police Want to Warn You About a New Phone Scam

    Wednesday, October 22 2014 11:31 AM EDT2014-10-22 15:31:23 GMT
    Forest City Police want to warn you about a new phone scam.Forest City Police want to warn you about a new phone scam.
    Forest City Police want to warn you about a new phone scam.

    Forest City Police want to warn you about a new phone scam.


  • Upstate School District Recognized for Being Energy Efficient

    Upstate School District Recognized for Being Energy Efficient

    Wednesday, October 22 2014 11:26 AM EDT2014-10-22 15:26:41 GMT
    Greenville County Schools Energy Management Department received the "Lead by Example" Energy Initiative Award on Wednesday, for its contributions to energy conservation and efficiency.
    Greenville County Schools Energy Management Department received the "Lead by Example" Energy Initiative Award on Wednesday, for its contributions to energy conservation and efficiency.
  • Greenville Police Need Help To Identify "Person Of Interest"

    Greenville Police Need Help To Identify "Person Of Interest"

    Wednesday, October 22 2014 10:40 AM EDT2014-10-22 14:40:06 GMT
    Photo from Greenville PolicePhoto from Greenville Police
    Greenville Police need your help to identify a woman as part of an investigation of attempting to fraudulently obtain a prescription. Investigators released two photos of a woman who they say tried to get the prescription at the CVS store on Laurens Road. The photos were taken on October 12.
    Greenville Police need your help to identify a woman as part of an investigation of attempting to fraudulently obtain a prescription. Investigators released two photos of a woman who they say tried to get the prescription at the CVS store on Laurens Road. The photos were taken on October 12.
  • Woman Arrested In Deadly Greenwood Hit And Run

    Woman Arrested In Deadly Greenwood Hit And Run

    Wednesday, October 22 2014 10:05 AM EDT2014-10-22 14:05:02 GMT
    Samantha BoldenSamantha Bolden
    Greenwood Police arrested a woman they say was at the wheel in a deadly hit and run accident.Samantha Bolden is charged with leaving the scene of an accident involving death by GPD investigators for an accident on October 14 on U.S. Hwy 25 Bypass. Vacquez Enricus "Rico" Martin was found dead on the side of the road. 
    Greenwood Police arrested a woman they say was at the wheel in a deadly hit and run accident.Samantha Bolden is charged with leaving the scene of an accident involving death by GPD investigators for an accident on October 14 on U.S. Hwy 25 Bypass. Vacquez Enricus "Rico" Martin was found dead on the side of the road. 
  • Fatal Accident At Spinx On White Horse Rd.

    Fatal Accident At Spinx On White Horse Rd.

    Wednesday, October 22 2014 5:04 AM EDT2014-10-22 09:04:31 GMT
    Deputy Coroner Kent Dill with the Greenville County coroner's office confirms a fatal accident at the Spinx gas station on White Horse Road near Welcome Ave.
    Deputy Coroner Kent Dill with the Greenville County coroner's office confirms a fatal accident at the Spinx gas station on White Horse Road near Welcome Ave.
  • SC Governor Candidates Debate In Greenville

    SC Governor Candidates Debate In Greenville

    Tuesday, October 21 2014 10:29 PM EDT2014-10-22 02:29:24 GMT
    The second and final debate among the candidates for South Carolina governor focused on education and healthcare.
    The second and final debate among the candidates for South Carolina governor focused on education and healthcare.
  • Upstate Tattoo Shop Offers Ink For Worthy Cause

    Upstate Tattoo Shop Offers Ink For Worthy Cause

    Tuesday, October 21 2014 6:27 PM EDT2014-10-21 22:27:19 GMT

    By now, you probably know that October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month. And dozens of people in one Upstate county are showing their support in a very unique way.

    By now, you probably know that October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month. And dozens of people in one Upstate county are showing their support in a very unique way.

  • Woman Suffers Gunshot Wound To The Head; Investigators Questioning Person Of Interest

    Woman Suffers Gunshot Wound To The Head; Investigators Questioning Person Of Interest

    Tuesday, October 21 2014 6:26 PM EDT2014-10-21 22:26:19 GMT
    Deputies say it happened around 4 p.m. on Standford Road. When authorities showed up, they found one person shot.
    Deputies say it happened around 4 p.m. on Standford Road. When authorities showed up, they found one person shot.
  • Campaigns Report Stolen Signs Close To NC Election

    Campaigns Report Stolen Signs Close To NC Election

    Tuesday, October 21 2014 6:20 PM EDT2014-10-21 22:20:03 GMT
    As political races heat up so do the number of reported stolen campaign signsAs political races heat up so do the number of reported stolen campaign signs
    As political races heat up so do the number of reported stolen campaign signs.
    As political races heat up so do the number of reported stolen campaign signs.

  • Feds Grade Upstate School Districts

    Feds Grade Upstate School Districts

    Tuesday, October 21 2014 6:09 PM EDT2014-10-21 22:09:39 GMT
     The U.S. Department of Education on Tuesday released its annual report cards for school districts nationwide.
     The U.S. Department of Education on Tuesday released its annual report cards for school districts nationwide.
  • Groceries Included in Road Tax, Legislators Say They Can Fix It

    Groceries Included in Road Tax, Legislators Say They Can Fix It

    Tuesday, October 21 2014 5:59 PM EDT2014-10-21 21:59:43 GMT
    Greenville County council members have been working with local legislators to see if they can fix a mistake if voters pass a road tax referendum on the November ballot.
    Greenville County council members have been working with local legislators to see if they can fix a mistake if voters pass a road tax referendum on the November ballot.
  • Upstate Doctor Charged, Accused Of Unlawfully Writing Prescriptions

    Upstate Doctor Charged, Accused Of Unlawfully Writing Prescriptions

    Tuesday, October 21 2014 5:45 PM EDT2014-10-21 21:45:45 GMT
    According to warrants signed by the Department of Health and Environmental Control Dr. Stanley Coleman of Travelers Rest Family Practice wrote two prescriptions for Oxycodone for people who he did not have a formal doctor-patient relationship.
    According to warrants signed by the Department of Health and Environmental Control Dr. Stanley Coleman of Travelers Rest Family Practice wrote two prescriptions for Oxycodone for people who he did not have a formal doctor-patient relationship.
  • 2 Students Injured In Bus Crash In Greenville Co.

    2 Students Injured In Bus Crash In Greenville Co.

    Tuesday, October 21 2014 5:20 PM EDT2014-10-21 21:20:05 GMT
    It happened around 4:30 p.m. on East Parkins Mill Road in front of Sara Collins Elementary School.
    It happened around 4:30 p.m. on East Parkins Mill Road in front of Sara Collins Elementary School.
  • 1 Person Shot Outside Greenville's Shemwood Crossing Apartments

    1 Person Shot Outside Greenville's Shemwood Crossing Apartments

    Tuesday, October 21 2014 4:45 PM EDT2014-10-21 20:45:27 GMT
    Greenville Police investigate a shooting outside Shemwood Crossing Apartments Tuesday morningGreenville Police investigate a shooting outside Shemwood Crossing Apartments Tuesday morning
    Greenville Police say one person was shot outside Shemwood Crossing Apartments after midnight Tuesday morning. Officers arrived and found one person with a gunshot wound. The person was taken to the hospital with non-life threatening injuries.
    Greenville Police say one person was shot outside Shemwood Crossing Apartments after midnight Tuesday morning. Officers arrived and found one person with a gunshot wound. The person was taken to the hospital with non-life threatening injuries.
  • Trailer Fire Blocks Lane Of I-85S in Anderson Co.

    Trailer Fire Blocks Lane Of I-85S in Anderson Co.

    Tuesday, October 21 2014 3:33 PM EDT2014-10-21 19:33:16 GMT
    The fire happened in the southbound lanes at mile marker 11. Video from Air 7 shows fire crews spraying water on an open trailer that appears to be filled with cars.
    The fire happened in the southbound lanes at mile marker 11. Video from Air 7 shows fire crews spraying water on an open trailer that appears to be filled with cars.
  • Father Charged After Child Diagnosed With Shaken Baby Syndrome

    Father Charged After Child Diagnosed With Shaken Baby Syndrome

    Tuesday, October 21 2014 1:24 PM EDT2014-10-21 17:24:27 GMT
    Kyle Patrick Weiss,25, was arrested on October 6 for Child Abuse, inflicting great bodily harm upon a child by the Greenville County Sheriff's Office, according to an arrest warrant.
    Kyle Patrick Weiss,25, was arrested on October 6 for Child Abuse, inflicting great bodily harm upon a child by the Greenville County Sheriff's Office, according to an arrest warrant.
  • Sterling Third Grader's Winning Recipe Served To Classmates

    Sterling Third Grader's Winning Recipe Served To Classmates

    Tuesday, October 21 2014 12:25 PM EDT2014-10-21 16:25:05 GMT
    The cafeteria served a recipe for "Carolina Chicken Chili" created by third grader Julia Pascoe.The cafeteria served a recipe for "Carolina Chicken Chili" created by third grader Julia Pascoe.
    Sterling School third grader Julia Pascoe's recipe for Carolina Chicken Chili was served to students Tuesday. It was selected by First Lady Michelle Obama as one of 74 winners across the nation.
    Sterling School third grader Julia Pascoe's recipe for Carolina Chicken Chili was served to students Tuesday. It was selected by First Lady Michelle Obama as one of 74 winners across the nation.
  • Bojangles' Employees Battle to Become Master Biscuit Maker

    Bojangles' Employees Battle to Become Master Biscuit Maker

    Tuesday, October 21 2014 12:13 PM EDT2014-10-21 16:13:25 GMT
    Upstate Bojangles' employees are battling out for the title of Master Biscuit Maker. The 18th annual competition invites biscuit makers from more than 600 restaurants to compete in the company-wide culinary showdown.
    Upstate Bojangles' employees are battling out for the title of Master Biscuit Maker. The 18th annual competition invites biscuit makers from more than 600 restaurants to compete in the company-wide culinary showdown.
  • Arrest Made In Shooting Death Of Man From Asheville

    Arrest Made In Shooting Death Of Man From Asheville

    Tuesday, October 21 2014 10:41 AM EDT2014-10-21 14:41:38 GMT
    An arrest has been made in the shooting death of a man from Asheville in Myrtle Beach last weekend.An arrest has been made in the shooting death of a man from Asheville in Myrtle Beach last weekend.
    An arrest has been made in the shooting death of a man from Asheville in Myrtle Beach last weekend. Furman Coy Knight, 20, is charged with murder in the death of Stephen Skinner by the Myrtle Beach Police Department. The arrest warrant states the killing happened when the two men met to make a narcotics deal.
    An arrest has been made in the shooting death of a man from Asheville in Myrtle Beach last weekend. Furman Coy Knight, 20, is charged with murder in the death of Stephen Skinner by the Myrtle Beach Police Department. The arrest warrant states the killing happened when the two men met to make a narcotics deal.
  • Man Shot While Standing In Driveway, Deputies Investigating

    Man Shot While Standing In Driveway, Deputies Investigating

    Monday, October 20 2014 10:02 PM EDT2014-10-21 02:02:03 GMT
    A 23-year-old male has been taken to the hospital after he was shot while standing in his driveway according to officials with the Greenville County Sheriff's Office.
    A 23-year-old male has been taken to the hospital after he was shot while standing in his driveway according to officials with the Greenville County Sheriff's Office.
  • Spartanburg Alcohol Prevention Leaders Step Down

    Spartanburg Alcohol Prevention Leaders Step Down

    Monday, October 20 2014 9:40 PM EDT2014-10-21 01:40:06 GMT
    Two long-time employees at Spartanburg County's alcohol and drug abuse commission resigned recently.
    Two long-time employees at Spartanburg County's alcohol and drug abuse commission resigned recently.
  • Fire Damages Two Mobile Classrooms at Enoree Career Center

    Fire Damages Two Mobile Classrooms at Enoree Career Center

    Monday, October 20 2014 6:50 PM EDT2014-10-20 22:50:32 GMT
    Fire damages two mobile classrooms at Enoree Careet Center Saturday.Fire damages two mobile classrooms at Enoree Careet Center Saturday.
    Fire damages two mobile classrooms at Enoree Career Center Saturday.
    Fire damages two mobile classrooms at Enoree Career Center Saturday.
  • Solicitor: Charges Dropped Because Cop Can't Be Trusted

    Solicitor: Charges Dropped Because Cop Can't Be Trusted

    Oct 08, 2014 05:55 PM2014-10-20 22:05:49 GMT
    Solicitor Chrissy Adams says she won't prosecute cases brought by a cop she says can't be trusted.Solicitor Chrissy Adams says she won't prosecute cases brought by a cop she says can't be trusted.
    The top prosecutor in Anderson and Oconee Counties said she dropped attempted murder charges against a convicted felon accused of trying to run over two deputies because he was more believable than one of the arresting officers. 
    The top prosecutor in Anderson and Oconee Counties said she dropped attempted murder charges against a convicted felon accused of trying to run over two deputies because he was more believable than one of the arresting officers. 
  • Missing Woman Found In Ravine Survived by Drinking River Water

    Missing Woman Found In Ravine Survived by Drinking River Water

    Monday, October 20 2014 5:31 PM EDT2014-10-20 21:31:52 GMT
    Kimara Hughey's family said she had to drink pond water to stay alive for five days before she was rescued from a ravine just off the Swamp Rabbit Trail in Greenville County.
    Kimara Hughey's family said she had to drink pond water to stay alive for five days before she was rescued from a ravine just off the Swamp Rabbit Trail in Greenville County.
  • Community Group Using Skits To Educate On School Bullying

    Community Group Using Skits To Educate On School Bullying

    Monday, October 20 2014 5:26 PM EDT2014-10-20 21:26:46 GMT
    Surviving middle school bullying, Tre Smith is one of several student actors taking part in a series of anti-bullying workshops from Think2xTwice.org. The local organization is wrapping up a series of three workshops in Mauldin for National Bullying Awareness Month.
    Surviving middle school bullying, Tre Smith is one of several student actors taking part in a series of anti-bullying workshops from Think2xTwice.org. The local organization is wrapping up a series of three workshops in Mauldin for National Bullying Awareness Month.
  • Vehicle Sought In Greenwood Co. Fatal Wreck

    Vehicle Sought In Greenwood Co. Fatal Wreck

    Monday, October 20 2014 4:36 PM EDT2014-10-20 20:36:04 GMT
    Investigators say the vehicle was a 1999 to 2006 GMS Yukon SUV or GMC Sierra truck.
    Investigators say the vehicle was a 1999 to 2006 GMS Yukon SUV or GMC Sierra truck.
  • Union Mother Charged With Unlawful Neglect of a Child

    Union Mother Charged With Unlawful Neglect of a Child

    Monday, October 20 2014 4:16 PM EDT2014-10-20 20:16:20 GMT
    A Union County woman is facing charges, after her child was diagnosed with Fetal Alcohol Syndrome. Deputies say Jean Koosa of Jonesville admitted to drinking alcohol even after she discovered she was pregnant.
    A Union County woman is facing charges, after her child was diagnosed with Fetal Alcohol Syndrome. Deputies say Jean Koosa of Jonesville admitted to drinking alcohol even after she discovered she was pregnant.
  • Greenville Firefighter Advances in Olympic Bobsledding Trials

    Greenville Firefighter Advances in Olympic Bobsledding Trials

    Monday, October 20 2014 12:38 PM EDT2014-10-20 16:38:34 GMT
    The Greenville Firefighter that is trying to be an Olympic Bobsledder advanced in the trials.
    The Greenville Firefighter that is trying to be an Olympic Bobsledder advanced in the trials.
  • Spartanburg Youth Players Receive Tools To Detect Concussions

    Spartanburg Youth Players Receive Tools To Detect Concussions

    Monday, October 20 2014 3:49 AM EDT2014-10-20 07:49:38 GMT
    Over 400 Spartanburg Youth Football players received a tool to help coaches detect head trauma.
    Over 400 Spartanburg Youth Football players received a tool to help coaches detect head trauma.
  • Missing Man's Death Ruled A Homicide In Greenwood

    Missing Man's Death Ruled A Homicide In Greenwood

    Sunday, October 19 2014 9:54 PM EDT2014-10-20 01:54:36 GMT
    Greenwood Coroner Sonny Cox says that a missing man was found dead on By-Pass 25 Saturday evening. 
    Greenwood Coroner Sonny Cox says that a missing man was found dead on By-Pass 25 Saturday evening. 
  • Boo In The Zoo Is Back At The Greenville Zoo

    Boo In The Zoo Is Back At The Greenville Zoo

    Sunday, October 19 2014 9:08 PM EDT2014-10-20 01:08:22 GMT
    Boo In The Zoo Is Back At The Greenville ZooBoo In The Zoo Is Back At The Greenville Zoo
    Trick-or-treaters celebrated Halloween a couple weeks early this weekend.
    Trick-or-treaters celebrated Halloween a couple weeks early this weekend.
  • Child, Great Grandmother Found Dead In Greenville Co.; Deaths Ruled Accidental

    Child, Great Grandmother Found Dead In Greenville Co.; Deaths Ruled Accidental

    Sunday, October 19 2014 10:39 AM EDT2014-10-19 14:39:03 GMT
    Officials found two people dead inside a home on Lindsey Lake Road in Greenville County.
    Officials found two people dead inside a home on Lindsey Lake Road in Greenville County.
  • World War II Planes on Display In Greenville

    World War II Planes on Display In Greenville

    Sunday, October 19 2014 12:44 AM EDT2014-10-19 04:44:04 GMT
    The Wings of Freedom Tour lands in Greenville.The Wings of Freedom Tour lands in Greenville.

     World War II Planes are on display this weekend in Greenville at the downtown airport.

     World War II Planes are on display this weekend in Greenville at the downtown airport.

  • Spartanburg Officer Charged With DUI After Wreck In Patrol Car

    Spartanburg Officer Charged With DUI After Wreck In Patrol Car

    Saturday, October 18 2014 4:37 AM EDT2014-10-18 08:37:22 GMT
    An officer with the Spartanburg Police Department has been charged with driving under the influence after a crash in a patrol vehicle Friday. Authorities tell us Derrick Canada, 36, of Lyman was on-duty at the time.
    An officer with the Spartanburg Police Department has been charged with driving under the influence after a crash in a patrol vehicle Friday. Authorities tell us Derrick Canada, 36, of Lyman was on-duty at the time.
  • Greenville County Schools Create Ebola Plan

    Greenville County Schools Create Ebola Plan

    Friday, October 17 2014 10:07 PM EDT2014-10-18 02:07:49 GMT
    The Greenville County School district released an Ebola plan Friday.
    The Greenville County School district released an Ebola plan Friday.
  • Power Back On In Greenville Area After Squirrel Causes Outage

    Power Back On In Greenville Area After Squirrel Causes Outage

    Friday, October 17 2014 7:30 PM EDT2014-10-17 23:30:54 GMT
    Power has been restored after around 3,500 customers were left in the dark Friday in Greenville County and the downtown area.
    Power has been restored after around 3,500 customers were left in the dark Friday in Greenville County and the downtown area.
  • More SC Hospitals Volunteer To Take In Ebola Patients

    More SC Hospitals Volunteer To Take In Ebola Patients

    Friday, October 17 2014 7:05 PM EDT2014-10-17 23:05:33 GMT

    We're learning more about what South Carolina is doing to protect you against Ebola.

    We're learning more about what South Carolina is doing to protect you against Ebola.

  • Evelyn Shelton Case Featured In National Missing Persons Tour

    Evelyn Shelton Case Featured In National Missing Persons Tour

    Friday, October 17 2014 6:32 PM EDT2014-10-17 22:32:26 GMT
    Evelyn Shelton Case Featured In National Missing Persons TourEvelyn Shelton Case Featured In National Missing Persons Tour
    The CUE Center For Missing Persons is bringing new attention to the Evelyn Shelton case.
    The CUE Center For Missing Persons is bringing new attention to the Evelyn Shelton case.
  • Emergency Drill Prepares Future Upstate Doctors

    Emergency Drill Prepares Future Upstate Doctors

    Friday, October 17 2014 6:22 PM EDT2014-10-17 22:22:29 GMT
    This is the third year of the drill, which tests the readiness of emergency responders through realistic simulations of life threatening events.This is the third year of the drill, which tests the readiness of emergency responders through realistic simulations of life threatening events.

    USC School of Medicine Greenville and Greenville Health System held a community emergency preparedness exercise on Friday.

    USC School of Medicine Greenville and Greenville Health System held a community emergency preparedness exercise on Friday.

  • Local Racecar Driver Gets Probation On Child Sex Assault Charge

    Local Racecar Driver Gets Probation On Child Sex Assault Charge

    Friday, October 17 2014 6:09 PM EDT2014-10-17 22:09:56 GMT
    Ralph Carnes sentenced to 8 years, reduced to 3 years probation.Ralph Carnes sentenced to 8 years, reduced to 3 years probation.
    A judge sentenced Ralph Carnes, a local racecar driver at the Anderson Motor Speedway, to 8 years suspend to 3 years probation. Carnes was charged with criminal sexual conduct with a minor and lewd acts on a child. The 3 years probation was part of a plea deal. Conditions of Carnes probation include random drug/alcohol testing, registering as a sex offender and GPS monitoring.
    A judge sentenced Ralph Carnes, a local racecar driver at the Anderson Motor Speedway, to 8 years suspend to 3 years probation. Carnes was charged with criminal sexual conduct with a minor and lewd acts on a child. The 3 years probation was part of a plea deal. Conditions of Carnes probation include random drug/alcohol testing, registering as a sex offender and GPS monitoring.
  • Charges Upgraded After Deadly Union Fight.

    Charges Upgraded After Deadly Union Fight.

    Friday, October 17 2014 5:56 PM EDT2014-10-17 21:56:22 GMT
    Herman Phillips FarrHerman Phillips Farr
    The Union Police Department arrested Herman Farr for attempted murder for beating a man he was with late last month. That charge has since been upgraded to murder.
    The Union Police Department arrested Herman Farr for attempted murder for beating a man he was with late last month. That charge has since been upgraded to murder.
  • 2 Shot Near USC Upstate, Victim Suspect In Recent Kidnapping

    2 Shot Near USC Upstate, Victim Suspect In Recent Kidnapping

    Friday, October 17 2014 5:41 PM EDT2014-10-17 21:41:09 GMT
    Police say two people were shot near USC-Upstate.Police say two people were shot near USC-Upstate.
    Two people were shot near USC Upstate at Campus Edge Apartments Friday morning. One of the shooting victims is a suspect in a recent kidnapping/armed robbery/assault.
    Two people were shot near USC Upstate at Campus Edge Apartments Friday morning. One of the shooting victims is a suspect in a recent kidnapping/armed robbery/assault.
  • Upstate Heating Cost Outlook

    Upstate Heating Cost Outlook

    Friday, October 17 2014 5:02 PM EDT2014-10-17 21:02:53 GMT
    Carolina Heating Service technician James Sturgill performs maintenance on a heating system.Carolina Heating Service technician James Sturgill performs maintenance on a heating system.
    Energy companies say many South Carolinians can expect to pay less to heat their homes this year because of a milder winter.
    Energy companies say many South Carolinians can expect to pay less to heat their homes this year because of a milder winter.
  • Job Fair: Tyger River Corrections In Union

    Job Fair: Tyger River Corrections In Union

    Friday, October 17 2014 2:50 AM EDT2014-10-17 06:50:50 GMT
    Tyger River Corrections in Union, SC is having a recruitment event Friday, October 17.Tyger River Corrections in Union, SC is having a recruitment event Friday, October 17.
    Tyger River Corrections in Union, SC is having a recruitment event Friday,October 17. It's at SC Works Union on 103 West Main Street. The event begins at 9 a.m. and ends at 11:30 p.m. Corrections officers (#595632) are needed.
    Tyger River Corrections in Union, SC is having a recruitment event Friday,October 17. It's at SC Works Union on 103 West Main Street. The event begins at 9 a.m. and ends at 11:30 p.m. Corrections officers (#595632) are needed.
  • Anti-Bullying Workshop Held in Greenville County Thursday

    Anti-Bullying Workshop Held in Greenville County Thursday

    Thursday, October 16 2014 11:45 PM EDT2014-10-17 03:45:10 GMT
    An anti-bullying workshop was held Thursday night at the Mauldin Public Library.An anti-bullying workshop was held Thursday night at the Mauldin Public Library.

     An anti-bullying workshop was held Thursday night at the Mauldin Public Library.

     An anti-bullying workshop was held Thursday night at the Mauldin Public Library.

  • Hendersonville Hospital Holds Ebola SWAT Team Drill

    Hendersonville Hospital Holds Ebola SWAT Team Drill

    Thursday, October 16 2014 10:59 PM EDT2014-10-17 02:59:49 GMT
    A team of highly trained volunteers at Pardee Hospital held an exercise to prepare for the rare chance of Ebola turning up in Hendersonville.A team of highly trained volunteers at Pardee Hospital held an exercise to prepare for the rare chance of Ebola turning up in Hendersonville.
    Pardee Hospital held an exercise Thursday to prepare for the rare chance of Ebola turning up in Hendersonville.

    Pardee Hospital held an exercise Thursday to prepare for the rare chance of Ebola turning up in Hendersonville.


  • Police Teach Do's And Don'ts Of Trucking

    Police Teach Do's And Don'ts Of Trucking

    Thursday, October 16 2014 6:31 PM EDT2014-10-16 22:31:34 GMT
    S.C. State Transport Police say sharing the road with commercial vehicles is something every driver needs to learn how to do.S.C. State Transport Police say sharing the road with commercial vehicles is something every driver needs to learn how to do.

    The South Carolina State Transport Police held a commercial vehicle safety fair on Thursday in Greenville.

    The South Carolina State Transport Police held a commercial vehicle safety fair on Thursday in Greenville.

  • Fatal Wreck On I-26 In Laurens Co.

    Fatal Wreck On I-26 In Laurens Co.

    Thursday, October 16 2014 6:13 PM EDT2014-10-16 22:13:25 GMT
    Laurens Co. WreckLaurens Co. Wreck
    One person is dead and two others were airlifted to the hospital after a wreck in Laurens County Thursday morning. It happened on Interstate 26 at mile marker 60 in the westbound lanes shortly before 10 a.m.
    One person is dead and two others were airlifted to the hospital after a wreck in Laurens County Thursday morning. It happened on Interstate 26 at mile marker 60 in the westbound lanes shortly before 10 a.m.
  • Missing Greenville Co. Woman Last Seen Tues. at 2 a.m.

    Missing Greenville Co. Woman Last Seen Tues. at 2 a.m.

    Thursday, October 16 2014 5:30 PM EDT2014-10-16 21:30:08 GMT
    Kimara Christina HugheyKimara Christina Hughey
    A 24-year-old woman from Greenville County is missing and the Sheriff's Office is hoping you can help find her.
    A 24-year-old woman from Greenville County is missing and the Sheriff's Office is hoping you can help find her.
  • Amazon Hiring For 80,000 Seasonal Jobs

    Amazon Hiring For 80,000 Seasonal Jobs

    Thursday, October 16 2014 5:26 PM EDT2014-10-16 21:26:53 GMT
    Amazon Hiring For 80,000 Seasonal JobsAmazon Hiring For 80,000 Seasonal Jobs
    Amazon announced it is creating 80,000 seasonal positions at its 50 fulfillment centers in the U.S., including the one in Spartanburg County.
    Amazon announced it is creating 80,000 seasonal positions at its 15 sortation centers and 50 fulfillment centers in the U.S., including the one in Spartanburg County.
  • Man Wanted, Accused Of Sex Crimes With Child In Greenville

    Man Wanted, Accused Of Sex Crimes With Child In Greenville

    Thursday, October 16 2014 1:36 PM EDT2014-10-16 17:36:40 GMT
    Wanted: Ray Anthony TalleyWanted: Ray Anthony Talley
    Ray Anthony Talley is wanted on three counts of criminal sexual conduct with a victim under 11 years of age.
    Ray Anthony Talley is wanted on three counts of criminal sexual conduct with a victim under 11 years of age.
  • Greenwood Man Killed In Crash

    Greenwood Man Killed In Crash

    Thursday, October 16 2014 12:08 PM EDT2014-10-16 16:08:41 GMT
    The Coroner in Greenwood County says Peter Burton Miller II, 24, died from injuries he got in a wreck on highway 34.
    The Coroner in Greenwood County says Peter Burton Miller II, 24, died from injuries he got in a wreck on highway 34.
  • Gaffney Students Arrested After Fight Caught On Video

    Gaffney Students Arrested After Fight Caught On Video

    Thursday, October 16 2014 11:01 AM EDT2014-10-16 15:01:07 GMT
    A still from the video captured by a studentA still from the video captured by a student
    Gaffney Police charged some students at Gaffney High School Wednesday with assault and battery after a fight on school grounds Monday.
    Gaffney Police charged some students at Gaffney High School Wednesday with assault and battery after a fight on school grounds Monday.
  • Upstate Anti-Bullying Workshop on Thursday

    Upstate Anti-Bullying Workshop on Thursday

    Thursday, October 16 2014 6:49 AM EDT2014-10-16 10:49:53 GMT
    The Think Twice Organization is holding a free anti-bullying event Thursday evening for parents and children.
    The Think Twice Organization is holding a free anti-bullying event Thursday evening for parents and children.
  • Greenville Police Hold Community Meeting Thursday

    Greenville Police Hold Community Meeting Thursday

    Thursday, October 16 2014 3:43 AM EDT2014-10-16 07:43:49 GMT
    Greenville Police are holding their second community meeting Thursday evening.
    Greenville Police are holding their second community meeting Thursday evening.
  • Study Finds Same-Sex Marriage Good For N.C.'s Economy

    Study Finds Same-Sex Marriage Good For N.C.'s Economy

    Wednesday, October 15 2014 6:33 PM EDT2014-10-15 22:33:35 GMT
    The study finds legalizing same-sex marriage will create a multi-million dollar boost to North Carolina's economy and create hundreds of new jobs in the local wedding industry.The study finds legalizing same-sex marriage will create a multi-million dollar boost to North Carolina's economy and create hundreds of new jobs in the local wedding industry.

    Extending marriage to same-sex couples in North Carolina would generate around $64.4 million in spending to the state economy, according to a recent study.

    Extending marriage to same-sex couples in North Carolina would generate around $64.4 million in spending to the state economy, according to a recent study.

  • MUGS: Cherokee Co. Drug Operation Ends In 21 Being Charged

    MUGS: Cherokee Co. Drug Operation Ends In 21 Being Charged

    Wednesday, October 15 2014 1:34 PM EDT2014-10-15 17:34:04 GMT
    A two-day drug round-up operation in Cherokee County ended in 21 people being charged. Earlier this week, the Cherokee County Sheriff's Office Narcotics Unit took 20 of those suspects into custody.
    A two-day drug round-up operation in Cherokee County ended in 21 people being charged. Earlier this week, the Cherokee County Sheriff's Office Narcotics Unit took 20 of those suspects into custody.
  • Hundreds Of Students Team Up To Build One House In 10 Days

    Hundreds Of Students Team Up To Build One House In 10 Days

    Wednesday, October 15 2014 12:19 PM EDT2014-10-15 16:19:59 GMT
    HFH Homecoming build begins on Bowman Field at Clemson University.HFH Homecoming build begins on Bowman Field at Clemson University.
    More than 500 students will participate in Clemson University's 10 day Habitat for Humanity building project. Students will build a home from ground up on Bowman Field on campus.
    More than 500 students will participate in Clemson University's 10 day Habitat for Humanity building project. Students will build a home from ground up on Bowman Field on campus.
  • Oconee Deputies Arrest CA Man With 'Wrapped Present' Of Marijuana

    Oconee Deputies Arrest CA Man With 'Wrapped Present' Of Marijuana

    Tuesday, October 14 2014 7:15 PM EDT2014-10-14 23:15:42 GMT
    A Sacramento, CA man was arrested on drug charges after an Oconee County Sheriff deputy stopped him along I-85 in the southern part of the county.
    A Sacramento, CA man was arrested on drug charges after an Oconee County Sheriff deputy stopped him along I-85 in the southern part of the county.
  • Scarecrows Taking Over Pendleton

    Scarecrows Taking Over Pendleton

    Tuesday, October 14 2014 12:05 PM EDT2014-10-14 16:05:21 GMT
    Scarecrows are popping up all over one Upstate town, but scaring visitors away isn't the goal.
    Scarecrows are popping up all over one Upstate town, but scaring visitors away isn't the goal.
  • Valuables In Abandoned Safe Deposit Boxes Up For Auction

    Valuables In Abandoned Safe Deposit Boxes Up For Auction

    Monday, October 13 2014 7:06 PM EDT2014-10-13 23:06:05 GMT

    From diamonds and gold to rare coins, some extravagant items are up for grabs in an online auction. They're the contents of more than 200 abandoned safe deposit boxes from all over South Carolina.

    From diamonds and gold to rare coins, some extravagant items are up for grabs in an online auction. They're the contents of more than 200 abandoned safe deposit boxes from all over South Carolina.

  • 3 More People Charged In Operation Infinity Drug Round-up

    3 More People Charged In Operation Infinity Drug Round-up

    Monday, October 13 2014 12:29 PM EDT2014-10-13 16:29:27 GMT
    11 people charged in Oconee County's drug round-up11 people charged in Oconee County's drug round-up
    The Oconee County Sheriff's Office arrested 11 people Thursday during "Operation Infinity." This is the seventh drug round-up since Mike Crenshaw became sheriff in January 2013.
    The Oconee County Sheriff's Office arrested 11 people Thursday during "Operation Infinity." This is the seventh drug round-up since Mike Crenshaw became sheriff in January 2013.
  • Asheville Tickets On Hold Due To Radar Problems

    Asheville Tickets On Hold Due To Radar Problems

    Sunday, October 12 2014 3:50 PM EDT2014-10-12 19:50:56 GMT
    The local district attorney is putting on hold prosecution for speeding tickets brought in Asheville because of issues involving the police department's radar guns.
    The local district attorney is putting on hold prosecution for speeding tickets brought in Asheville because of issues involving the police department's radar guns.
  • Authorities Chase Vehicle Across GA/SC State Line; End Chase With Stop-Sticks

    Authorities Chase Vehicle Across GA/SC State Line; End Chase With Stop-Sticks

    Sunday, October 12 2014 9:34 AM EDT2014-10-12 13:34:39 GMT
    Daniel Cook (left) and Jonathon Head (right) / Anderson County Detention CenterDaniel Cook (left) and Jonathon Head (right) / Anderson County Detention Center
    Franklin County Sheriff's confirm they chased a vehicle from Franklin Co Georgia into Anderson County.
    Franklin County Sheriff's confirm they chased a vehicle from Franklin Co Georgia into Anderson County.
  • NC Same-Sex Couples Looking Forward to New Benefits

    NC Same-Sex Couples Looking Forward to New Benefits

    Saturday, October 11 2014 11:53 PM EDT2014-10-12 03:53:30 GMT
    Dozens of couples immediately wed outside the Buncombe County Register of Deeds office Friday after a federal judge ruled the state's ban on gay marriage unconstitutional.Dozens of couples immediately wed outside the Buncombe County Register of Deeds office Friday after a federal judge ruled the state's ban on gay marriage unconstitutional.

    Same-sex couples who say ‘I do' will be able to benefit from more than 1,200 state and federal marriage protections.

    Same-sex couples who say ‘I do' will be able to benefit from more than 1,200 state and federal marriage protections.

  • Deputies Begin Pursuit When They Say A Woman Pushed From The Vehicle Was Struck

    Deputies Begin Pursuit When They Say A Woman Pushed From The Vehicle Was Struck

    Saturday, October 11 2014 3:58 PM EDT2014-10-11 19:58:06 GMT
    A pursuit by Anderson County deputies Saturday resulted in a woman passenger being pushed out of the vehicle being pursued and stuck by the same vehicle.
    A pursuit by Anderson County deputies Saturday resulted in a woman passenger being pushed out of the vehicle being pursued and stuck by the same vehicle.
  • Judge Strikes Down NC Gay Marriage Ban

    Judge Strikes Down NC Gay Marriage Ban

    Saturday, October 11 2014 2:09 AM EDT2014-10-11 06:09:10 GMT
    A federal judge in North Carolina has struck down the state's gay marriage ban, opening the way for the first same-sex weddings in the state to begin immediately.
    A federal judge in North Carolina has struck down the state's gay marriage ban, opening the way for the first same-sex weddings in the state to begin immediately.
  • 2 Dead, 1 Injured In Liberty Shooting

    2 Dead, 1 Injured In Liberty Shooting

    Friday, October 10 2014 11:53 PM EDT2014-10-11 03:53:51 GMT
    Two people are dead and another is in the hospital after a shooting in Liberty Friday afternoon. Police say it happened in a parking lot at the Forest View Apartments off Summit Drive around 2:30 p.m.
    Two people are dead and another is in the hospital after a shooting in Liberty Friday afternoon. Police say it happened in a parking lot at the Forest View Apartments off Summit Drive around 2:30 p.m.
  • Pedestrian Hit By Train, Deputies Investigating

    Pedestrian Hit By Train, Deputies Investigating

    Friday, October 10 2014 10:35 PM EDT2014-10-11 02:35:53 GMT
    Pedestrian Hit By TrainPedestrian Hit By Train
    Pickens County Deputies are working to figure out why a person was walking on train tracks near Central.
    Pickens County Deputies are working to figure out why a person was walking on train tracks near Central.
  • Take Flight With Balloons Over Anderson

    Take Flight With Balloons Over Anderson

    Friday, October 10 2014 4:32 PM EDT2014-10-10 20:32:14 GMT
    Balloons Over Anderon takes flight this weekendBalloons Over Anderon takes flight this weekend
    The "Balloons Over Anderson" festival is going on at the Anderson Civic Center. Enjoy 25 hot air balloons in 5 scheduled flights through the weekend. The festival runs from 3pm to 10pm Friday, October 10th. Then 7am - 10pm on Saturday, October 11th and Sunday, October 12th.
    The "Balloons Over Anderson" festival is going on at the Anderson Civic Center. Enjoy 25 hot air balloons in 5 scheduled flights through the weekend. The festival runs from 3pm to 10pm Friday, October 10th. Then 7am - 10pm on Saturday, October 11th and Sunday, October 12th.
  • Hendersonville Man Charged With Indecent Exposure

    Hendersonville Man Charged With Indecent Exposure

    Friday, October 10 2014 4:20 PM EDT2014-10-10 20:20:12 GMT
    Michael LeDane faced a charge of felony indecent exposureMichael LeDane faced a charge of felony indecent exposure
    Henderson County Sheriff's Office arrested Michael LeDane and charged him with felony indecent exposure. Deputies say a family, with a child in their vehicle, drove by LeDane's home on Homestead Circle and saw him standing naked on his front porch. Witnesses say LeDane was acting out and demonstrating inappropriate, obscene behavior.
    Henderson County Sheriff's Office arrested Michael LeDane and charged him with felony indecent exposure. Deputies say a family, with a child in their vehicle, drove by LeDane's home on Homestead Circle and saw him standing naked on his front porch. Witnesses say LeDane was acting out and demonstrating inappropriate, obscene behavior.
  • Everything You Need To Know For Fall For Greenville

    Everything You Need To Know For Fall For Greenville

    Friday, October 10 2014 4:10 PM EDT2014-10-10 20:10:18 GMT
    Greenville's highly anticipated annual food and music festival is here. This year's Fall For Greenville will feature 41 restaurants bringing more than 250 different menu items to the downtown event.
    Greenville's highly anticipated annual food and music festival is here. This year's Fall For Greenville will feature 41 restaurants bringing more than 250 different menu items to the downtown event.
  • SLED Assisting With Investigation Of Clemson Student Death

    SLED Assisting With Investigation Of Clemson Student Death

    Friday, October 10 2014 1:56 PM EDT2014-10-10 17:56:37 GMT
    Funeral Held For Tucker Hipps Funeral Held For Tucker Hipps
    The South Carolina Law Enforcement Division is helping an upstate sheriff's office investigate a student's death. Clemson Sophomore, Tucker Hipps, was found dead in Lake Hartwell last month.
    The South Carolina Law Enforcement Division is helping an upstate sheriff's office investigate a student's death. Clemson Sophomore, Tucker Hipps, was found dead in Lake Hartwell last month.
  • Mother Of Two Children Killed In Anderson Co. Crash

    Mother Of Two Children Killed In Anderson Co. Crash

    Friday, October 10 2014 10:02 AM EDT2014-10-10 14:02:53 GMT
    The Anderson County Coroner's Office identified the victim as Kandyce Ferstl, 23, of Townville.The Anderson County Coroner's Office identified the victim as Kandyce Ferstl, 23, of Townville.
    A mother of two children - who died in a crash late Thursday night - was driving about a mile to buy some candy in Townville.
    A mother of two children - who died in a crash late Thursday night - was driving about a mile to buy some candy in Townville. The Anderson County Coroner's Office identified the victim as Kandyce Ferstl, 23, of Townville. She died of blunt force trauma according to investigators

  • Pedestrian Killed On I-385 In Laurens County

    Pedestrian Killed On I-385 In Laurens County

    Friday, October 10 2014 3:47 AM EDT2014-10-10 07:47:08 GMT
    The Highway Patrol is working a deadly wreck in Laurens County late Thursday night.The Highway Patrol is working a deadly wreck in Laurens County late Thursday night.

    The Highway Patrol is investigating a deadly wreck in Laurens County that involved a pedestrian.

    The Highway Patrol is investigating a deadly wreck in Laurens County that involved a pedestrian.

  • Phone Scam Hits USC; Anderson Man Conned

    Phone Scam Hits USC; Anderson Man Conned

    Thursday, October 9 2014 5:53 PM EDT2014-10-09 21:53:56 GMT
     A phone scam in which a man calls and claims to be with the Internal Revenue Service and demands money is targeting students at the University of South Carolina, authorities said Thursday. 
     A phone scam in which a man calls and claims to be with the Internal Revenue Service and demands money is targeting students at the University of South Carolina, authorities said Thursday. 
  • Anderson Co. Deputies Arrest Suspected Armed Robber

    Anderson Co. Deputies Arrest Suspected Armed Robber

    Thursday, October 9 2014 12:42 PM EDT2014-10-09 16:42:28 GMT
    James Dylan Anderson James Dylan Anderson
    Anderson County deputies have made an arrest following a weekend armed robbery at the Stop-a-Minit gas station on Highway 28.
    Anderson County deputies have made an arrest following a weekend armed robbery at the Stop-a-Minit gas station on Highway 28.
  • Wanted Man Surrenders To Police After Anderson Standoff

    Wanted Man Surrenders To Police After Anderson Standoff

    Thursday, October 9 2014 11:47 AM EDT2014-10-09 15:47:41 GMT
    Eddie GrahamEddie Graham
    The Anderson man wanted by police after a standoff with a SWAT team Tuesday turned himself into authorities. Eddie Graham, 51, turned himself into Anderson Police at 12:30 a.m. Thursday. Police say the only charge against Graham at this time are bench warrants from earlier incidents.
    The Anderson man wanted by police after a standoff with a SWAT team Tuesday turned himself into authorities. Eddie Graham, 51, turned himself into Anderson Police at 12:30 a.m. Thursday. Police say the only charge against Graham at this time are bench warrants from earlier incidents.
  • Police Arrest SC Armed Robbery Suspect In NC

    Police Arrest SC Armed Robbery Suspect In NC

    Thursday, October 9 2014 11:45 AM EDT2014-10-09 15:45:33 GMT
    Adam Christopher Maylott, 35Adam Christopher Maylott, 35
    A suspect in a South Carolina Armed Robbery was arrested in North Carolina. Adam Christopher Maylott was moved to Anderson from North Carolina Wednesday.
    A suspect in a South Carolina Armed Robbery was arrested in North Carolina. Adam Christopher Maylott was moved to Anderson from North Carolina Wednesday.
  • Salem Couple Charged With Child Neglect

    Salem Couple Charged With Child Neglect

    Wednesday, October 8 2014 10:46 AM EDT2014-10-08 14:46:21 GMT
    William Joel Sellers (left) and Rachel Marie SellersWilliam Joel Sellers (left) and Rachel Marie Sellers
    An Oconee County couple has been charged with neglect following a positive drug test of their eight year-old child. William Joel Sellers and Rachel Marie Sellers of Salem were charged with unlawful neglect of a child.
    An Oconee County couple has been charged with neglect following a positive drug test of their eight year-old child. William Joel Sellers and Rachel Marie Sellers of Salem were charged with unlawful neglect of a child.
  • Deputies: Man Faces CDV, Assault & Battery Charges In Oconee County

    Deputies: Man Faces CDV, Assault & Battery Charges In Oconee County

    Tuesday, October 7 2014 12:55 PM EDT2014-10-07 16:55:24 GMT
    Deputies: Man Faces CDV, Assault & Battery Charges In Oconee CountyDeputies: Man Faces CDV, Assault & Battery Charges In Oconee County
    The Oconee County Sheriff's Office says a man faces charges of Criminal Domestic Violence and Assault and Battery.
    The Oconee County Sheriff's Office says a man faces charges of Criminal Domestic Violence and Assault and Battery.
  • Siren Test Scheduled At Oconee Nuclear Station Wednesday

    Siren Test Scheduled At Oconee Nuclear Station Wednesday

    Tuesday, October 7 2014 12:11 PM EDT2014-10-07 16:11:58 GMT
    Duke Energy and county officials will test sirens around Oconee Nuclear Station Wednesday, August 8th at approximately 11:50 a.m.
    Duke Energy and county officials will test sirens around Oconee Nuclear Station Wednesday, August 8th at approximately 11:50 a.m.
  • Order A Pizza, Fire Truck May Deliver It Tuesday

    Order A Pizza, Fire Truck May Deliver It Tuesday

    Tuesday, October 7 2014 10:53 AM EDT2014-10-07 14:53:01 GMT
    File photo courtesy Associated PressFile photo courtesy Associated Press
    If you order a pizza in Oconee County Tuesday evening, there's a chance your meal will arrive aboard a fire truck. Walhalla Domino's Pizza and the National Fire Protection Association are teaming up with Oconee County Emergency Services to promote fire prevention.
    If you order a pizza in Oconee County Tuesday evening, there's a chance your meal will arrive aboard a fire truck. Walhalla Domino's Pizza and the National Fire Protection Association are teaming up with Oconee County Emergency Services to promote fire prevention.
  • Woman Arrested After Deputies Say She Gave Marijuana To Children

    Woman Arrested After Deputies Say She Gave Marijuana To Children

    Monday, October 6 2014 7:51 PM EDT2014-10-06 23:51:42 GMT
    Stephanie Ann Cody. Mugshot provided by the Oconee County Sheriff's Office. Stephanie Ann Cody. Mugshot provided by the Oconee County Sheriff's Office.
    An Oconee County woman has been arrested after police say she provided children with marijuana and smoked it with them.
    An Oconee County woman has been arrested after police say she provided children with marijuana and smoked it with them.
  • Suspect Arrested, Accused Of Shooting Into Home With Children Inside

    Suspect Arrested, Accused Of Shooting Into Home With Children Inside

    Monday, October 6 2014 5:14 PM EDT2014-10-06 21:14:38 GMT
    A man accused of shooting into a home on Jamerson Avenue Saturday morning is now in custody. Travis Javon Lee, 20, is accused of going up the home, knocking at the door and asking for help, according to the Oconee County Sheriff's Office.
    A man accused of shooting into a home on Jamerson Avenue Saturday morning is now in custody. Travis Javon Lee, 20, is accused of going up the home, knocking at the door and asking for help, according to the Oconee County Sheriff's Office.
  • Man Shot Outside Laurens McDonalds, Suspect On The Loose

    Man Shot Outside Laurens McDonalds, Suspect On The Loose

    Monday, October 6 2014 1:15 PM EDT2014-10-06 17:15:28 GMT
    Police are looking for a suspect after a shooting outside a Laurens McDonalds injured one person.
    Police are looking for a suspect after a shooting outside a Laurens McDonalds injured one person.
  • Two Vehicle Crash Closes Laurens Intersection

    Two Vehicle Crash Closes Laurens Intersection

    Monday, October 6 2014 10:13 AM EDT2014-10-06 14:13:04 GMT
    Photo courtesy Laurens County Sheriff's OfficePhoto courtesy Laurens County Sheriff's Office
    A major intersection in Laurens is closed Monday morning following a two car crash. The Laurens County Sheriff's Office reports two vehicles were involved in a crash at West Main Street and Church Street on it's Facebook page.
    A major intersection in Laurens is closed Monday morning following a two car crash. The Laurens County Sheriff's Office reports two vehicles were involved in a crash at West Main Street and Church Street on it's Facebook page.
  • 50 Dogs And 6 Cats Rescued From Rutherford County Home

    50 Dogs And 6 Cats Rescued From Rutherford County Home

    Friday, October 3 2014 4:49 PM EDT2014-10-03 20:49:23 GMT
    50 dogs and 6 cats seized from Rutherford County home.50 dogs and 6 cats seized from Rutherford County home.
    Animal Control rescued 50 dogs and 6 cats from a home on Doc Wiseman Road in Rutherford County. Officers say many of the dogs and puppies were living in feces and filth and many of them had skin, eye and ear infections. The owner, Laura Lancaster, surrendered all the animals to officers and Humane Society volunteers.
    Animal Control rescued 50 dogs and 6 cats from a home on Doc Wiseman Road in Rutherford County. Officers say many of the dogs and puppies were living in feces and filth and many of them had skin, eye and ear infections. The owner, Laura Lancaster, surrendered all the animals to officers and Humane Society volunteers.
  • Woman Jailed for Failing to Pay Animal Cruelty Fines

    Woman Jailed for Failing to Pay Animal Cruelty Fines

    Thursday, October 2 2014 6:00 PM EDT2014-10-02 22:00:57 GMT
    Officials say Sarah Keith is serving time in jail after she was unable to pay fines for two counts of ill treatment of animals. Lawmakers across the state are asking for your input to try to craft legislation that will crack down on animal cruelty.
    Officials say Sarah Keith is serving time in jail after she was unable to pay fines for two counts of ill treatment of animals. Lawmakers across the state are asking for your input to try to craft legislation that will crack down on animal cruelty.
  • NC Father Charged With Felony Child Abuse

    NC Father Charged With Felony Child Abuse

    Thursday, October 2 2014 1:27 PM EDT2014-10-02 17:27:48 GMT
    The Rutherford County Sheriff's office was contacted by the McDowell County Sheriff's office on September 30, 2014 concerning a seven week old baby.
    The Rutherford County Sheriff's office was contacted by the McDowell County Sheriff's office on September 30, 2014 concerning a seven week old baby.
  • Child Injured In Accidental Shooting In Rutherford County

    Child Injured In Accidental Shooting In Rutherford County

    Thursday, October 2 2014 12:51 PM EDT2014-10-02 16:51:26 GMT
     Child Injured In Accidental Shooting In Rutherford County Child Injured In Accidental Shooting In Rutherford County
    The Rutherford County Sheriff's Office says a child was injured in an accidental shooting Wednesday afternoon,
    The Rutherford County Sheriff's Office says a child was injured in an accidental shooting Wednesday afternoon,
  • Scam Alert From Oconee County Sheriff's Office

    Scam Alert From Oconee County Sheriff's Office

    Monday, September 29 2014 4:34 PM EDT2014-09-29 20:34:30 GMT
    Caller claimed to work with IRS, then pretended to be Oconee Co. Sheriff Mike CrenshawCaller claimed to work with IRS, then pretended to be Oconee Co. Sheriff Mike Crenshaw
    The Oconee County Sheriff's Office is warning you about a scam that's already targeting people in the West Union area. A woman told deputies someone with a foreign accent called her and claimed to be from the Internal Revenue Service. He hung up and called back a short time later claiming to be Sheriff Mike Crenshaw.
    The Oconee County Sheriff's Office is warning you about a scam that's already targeting people in the West Union area. A woman told deputies someone with a foreign accent called her and claimed to be from the Internal Revenue Service. He hung up and called back a short time later claiming to be Sheriff Mike Crenshaw.
  • 911 Tape Released In Tucker Hipps Death Investigation

    911 Tape Released In Tucker Hipps Death Investigation

    Friday, September 26 2014 3:49 PM EDT2014-09-26 19:49:40 GMT
    Since the death of 19-year-old Tucker Hipps, investigators with the Oconee County Sheriff’s Office say they've talked to no less than 50 people trying to work out just what happened early Monday morning.Since the death of 19-year-old Tucker Hipps, investigators with the Oconee County Sheriff’s Office say they've talked to no less than 50 people trying to work out just what happened early Monday morning.
    Since the death of 19-year-old Tucker Hipps, investigators with the Oconee County Sheriff's Office say they've talked to no less than 50 people trying to work out just what happened early Monday morning.
    Since the death of 19-year-old Tucker Hipps, investigators with the Oconee County Sheriff's Office say they've talked to no less than 50 people trying to work out just what happened early Monday morning.
  • 2 Charged In Sex Crimes, Drug Investigation In Oconee Co.

    2 Charged In Sex Crimes, Drug Investigation In Oconee Co.

    Friday, September 26 2014 3:17 PM EDT2014-09-26 19:17:20 GMT
    Officials in Oconee County say they have arrested two Westminster men on multiple charges related sex crimes and drugs.
    Officials in Oconee County say they have arrested two Westminster men on multiple charges related sex crimes and drugs.
  • Rutherford Co. Investigates Inmate Death

    Rutherford Co. Investigates Inmate Death

    Thursday, September 25 2014 9:06 PM EDT2014-09-26 01:06:43 GMT
    Rutherford County deputies investigate the death of inmate William Miller Thursday. Photo Courtesy: Rutherford County Sheriff's OfficeRutherford County deputies investigate the death of inmate William Miller Thursday. Photo Courtesy: Rutherford County Sheriff's Office
    Rutherford County deputies investigate the death of inmate William Miller Thursday.
    Rutherford County deputies investigate the death of inmate William Miller Thursday.

  • Ty Pennington Helps Flip N.C. Prison Into Shelter

    Ty Pennington Helps Flip N.C. Prison Into Shelter

    Thursday, September 25 2014 6:39 PM EDT2014-09-25 22:39:10 GMT
    The Haywood Pathways Center won a national contest through Guaranteed Rate that featured a day with Ultimate Home Makeover star Ty Pennington and $50,000.The Haywood Pathways Center won a national contest through Guaranteed Rate that featured a day with Ultimate Home Makeover star Ty Pennington and $50,000.

    The Haywood Pathways Center is converting the site of a former prison in Waynesville, N.C., into a soup kitchen, homeless shelter and halfway house.

    The Haywood Pathways Center is converting the site of a former prison in Waynesville, N.C., into a soup kitchen, homeless shelter and halfway house.

  • Upstate Officials Weigh In On Militarized Police Debate

    Upstate Officials Weigh In On Militarized Police Debate

    Thursday, September 4 2014 3:38 PM EDT2014-09-04 19:38:28 GMT

    The on-going clash between protesters and police in Ferguson, Missouri has ignited a national debate over local law enforcement using military tactics and equipment. Now, an Upstate congressman is weighing in.

    The on-going clash between protesters and police in Ferguson, Missouri has ignited a national debate over local law enforcement using military tactics and equipment. Now, an Upstate congressman is weighing in.

  • 2 Arrested In Spartanburg Co. Camp Investigation

    2 Arrested In Spartanburg Co. Camp Investigation

    Friday, August 8 2014 11:15 PM EDT2014-08-09 03:15:59 GMT
    Spartanburg County deputies are investigating a camp in Inman.Spartanburg County deputies are investigating a camp in Inman.
    Sonya Smith Fredo and Anastasia" Stacy" Faith Whitlock are both charged with two counts of unlawful neglect of a child on two juvenile male victims under the age of 10 years old, and one of the victims has down syndrome, officials say.
    Sonya Smith Fredo and Anastasia" Stacy" Faith Whitlock are both charged with two counts of unlawful neglect of a child on two juvenile male victims under the age of 10 years old, and one of the victims has down syndrome, officials say.
  • Deputies in Pickens Co. Find Escaped Inmate

    Deputies in Pickens Co. Find Escaped Inmate

    Friday, July 18 2014 9:51 AM EDT2014-07-18 13:51:07 GMT

    The Pickens County Sheriff's Office says they are have found an inmate who escaped from jail in early July.

    The Pickens County Sheriff's Office says they are have found an inmate who escaped from jail in early July.

  • June Mugshots

    June Mugshots

    Tuesday, June 24 2014 2:59 PM EDT2014-06-24 18:59:08 GMT
    June arrests in Upstate South Carolina and western North Carolina.
    June arrests in Upstate South Carolina and western North Carolina.
  • SC 16-year-old girl dies in crash; driver charged with felony DUI

    SC 16-year-old girl dies in crash; driver charged with felony DUI

    Tuesday, June 17 2014 10:42 PM EDT2014-06-18 02:42:50 GMT
    Rasheed Reeves in a police mug shot and Shykeria Lyle-Daja Watts in a Facebook photoRasheed Reeves in a police mug shot and Shykeria Lyle-Daja Watts in a Facebook photo
    The South Carolina Highway Patrol charged a 23-year-old Clinton man Sunday with felony DUI with death. Troopers say Rasheed Reeves was driving a 2005 Ford Crown Victoria at 12:50 am with Shykeria Lyle-Daja Watts on Interstate 26
    The South Carolina Highway Patrol charged a 23-year-old Clinton man Sunday with felony DUI with death. Troopers say Rasheed Reeves was driving a 2005 Ford Crown Victoria at 12:50 am with Shykeria Lyle-Daja Watts on Interstate 26
  • Anderson Co. Plans for Dolly Cooper Park Gaining Momentum

    Anderson Co. Plans for Dolly Cooper Park Gaining Momentum

    Tuesday, March 18 2014 4:50 PM EDT2014-03-18 20:50:28 GMT
    Anderson Co. Plans for Dolly Cooper Park Gaining MomentumAnderson Co. Plans for Dolly Cooper Park Gaining Momentum
    Dolly Cooper Park in the Powdersville area has seen little improvements since it was first proposed in 2005, now Anderson County has hoping with the public's help to give the park new life.
    Dolly Cooper Park in the Powdersville area has seen little improvements since it was first proposed in 2005, now Anderson County has hoping with the public's help to give the park new life.


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  • First Responders In Upstate Prepare For Ebola

    First Responders In Upstate Prepare For Ebola

    Wednesday, October 22 2014 7:40 PM EDT2014-10-22 23:40:09 GMT

    We've told you how Upstate hospitals are preparing for any possible Ebola cases. The South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control is reaching out to first responders to make sure they're ready as well.

    We've told you how Upstate hospitals are preparing for any possible Ebola cases. The South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control is reaching out to first responders to make sure they're ready as well.

  • 5 Athletes Suspended After Blue Ridge High "Ganging" Incident

    5 Athletes Suspended After Blue Ridge High "Ganging" Incident

    Wednesday, October 22 2014 7:36 PM EDT2014-10-22 23:36:16 GMT
    The district tells us varsity football players confronted a 9th grade athlete in the locker room Tuesday.
    The district tells us varsity football players confronted a 9th grade athlete in the locker room Tuesday.
  • Pedestrian Killed Near Piedmont, Driver Arrested

    Pedestrian Killed Near Piedmont, Driver Arrested

    Wednesday, October 22 2014 5:38 PM EDT2014-10-22 21:38:46 GMT
    A man is dead and a driver has been arrested after a pedestrian was struck Tuesday night in Anderson County. The S.C. Highway Patrol charged Jason Yeargin after the accident that happened at 8:05 p.m. on South Carolina 86 near Piedmont.
    A man is dead and a driver has been arrested after a pedestrian was struck Tuesday night in Anderson County. The S.C. Highway Patrol charged Jason Yeargin after the accident that happened at 8:05 p.m. on South Carolina 86 near Piedmont.
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  • Solicitor: Charges Dropped Because Cop Can't Be Trusted

    Solicitor: Charges Dropped Because Cop Can't Be Trusted

    Oct 08, 2014 05:55 PM2014-10-20 22:05:49 GMT
    Solicitor Chrissy Adams says she won't prosecute cases brought by a cop she says can't be trusted.Solicitor Chrissy Adams says she won't prosecute cases brought by a cop she says can't be trusted.
    The top prosecutor in Anderson and Oconee Counties said she dropped attempted murder charges against a convicted felon accused of trying to run over two deputies because he was more believable than one of the arresting officers. 
    The top prosecutor in Anderson and Oconee Counties said she dropped attempted murder charges against a convicted felon accused of trying to run over two deputies because he was more believable than one of the arresting officers. 
  • October Mugshots

    October Mugshots

    Wednesday, October 15 2014 2:18 PM EDT2014-10-15 18:18:31 GMT
    October arrests in Upstate South Carolina and western North Carolina.
    October arrests in Upstate South Carolina and western North Carolina.
  • MUGS: Cherokee Co. Drug Operation Ends In 21 Being Charged

    MUGS: Cherokee Co. Drug Operation Ends In 21 Being Charged

    Wednesday, October 15 2014 1:34 PM EDT2014-10-15 17:34:04 GMT
    A two-day drug round-up operation in Cherokee County ended in 21 people being charged. Earlier this week, the Cherokee County Sheriff's Office Narcotics Unit took 20 of those suspects into custody.
    A two-day drug round-up operation in Cherokee County ended in 21 people being charged. Earlier this week, the Cherokee County Sheriff's Office Narcotics Unit took 20 of those suspects into custody.
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