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    Lyman Employee Suspended; SLED, FBI Involved Video included

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    Former Lyman Public Works Director Alan Johnson has been suspended without pay pending an investigation. Town council called an emergency meeting Tuesday to discuss the matter. More>>

    Greenville Man Arrested, Charged With Lexington County Shooting

    Mugshot: Juan Hernandez-Torres, Lexington County Sheriff's Office Mugshot: Juan Hernandez-Torres, Lexington County Sheriff's Office
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    A man from Greenville has been arrested and charged with a shooting in Lexington County. Lexington County Sheriff's Office spokesman John Allard stated that Juan Hernandez-Torres, 38, was arrested after a traffic stop and brief manhunt in Laurens County Tuesday night. More>>

    1 Dead After Crash On Greenpond Rd.

    1 dead after crash in Greenville County. 1 dead after crash in Greenville County.
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    The Highway Patrol says one person is dead after a single car crash in Greenville County.Troopers say ithappened at 12:05 a.m. on Greenpond Road near Martin Road just outside the town on Fountain Inn.Investigators say the drive of a 1998 Ford Expedition went off the road overturned and hit a fence. More>>

    Extra Patrols in Place for Labor Day Weekend

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    More South Carolinians will be traveling for Labor Day weekend than in the last 6 years. Over 450,000 people will be traveling more than 50 miles, according to AAA Carolinas.With so many people on the roads, law enforcement is putting out extra patrols to keep you safe.Hands Across The Borders starts Wednesday in the Upstate. This is where dozens of law enforcement agencies from North Carolina, South Carolina, and Georgia work together to stop drinking and driving. More>>

    100+ Animals Seized From Laurens Co. Home

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    Officers seized between 115 - 130 dogs and 20 cats Tuesday from a home on Townsend Street in Laurens County. This after neighbors complained about conditions and smells coming from the home. Greg Holland, the Laurens County Director of Public Works, told us animal control officers found the animals living in unsanitary conditions. All of the animals were well fed, but were seized and taken to the Humane Shelter. More>>

    Human Remains Found In Spartanburg Co.

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    The coroner's office says the remains were found in a wooded area near the intersection of West Church Street and Seagle Road in Cowpens. More>>

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      August arrests in Upstate South Carolina and western North Carolina.
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    • 'Party mansion' in North Raleigh sells for $1 million

      'Party mansion' in North Raleigh sells for $1 million

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      A North Raleigh house commonly referred to as “the party mansion” sold last month for $1 million.
      A North Raleigh house commonly referred to as “the party mansion” sold last month for $1 million.
    • NC college students create nail polish to help protect women from date rape

      NC college students create nail polish to help protect women from date rape

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      Students in the Materials Science Engineering department at North Carolina State University teamed up to invent a nail polish that changes color when it comes in contact with date-rape drugs. Rohypnol, Xanax, and GHB often go undetected because they are often odorless and colorless. Rohypnol, used to be in white tablet form but recently it's been formulated as to be green with a blue core. The manufacturer made the change to try and identify tampered drinks at clubs. But generic versions of...
      Students in the Materials Science Engineering department at North Carolina State University teamed up to invent a nail polish that changes color when it comes in contact with date-rape drugs. Rohypnol, Xanax, and GHB often go undetected because they are often odorless and colorless. Rohypnol, used to be in white tablet form but recently it's been formulated as to be green with a blue core. The manufacturer made the change to try and identify tampered drinks at clubs. But generic versions of...
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    • Greenville Man Arrested, Charged With Lexington County Shooting

      Greenville Man Arrested, Charged With Lexington County Shooting

      Wednesday, August 27 2014 8:54 AM EDT2014-08-27 12:54:47 GMT
      Mugshot: Juan Hernandez-Torres, Lexington County Sheriff's OfficeMugshot: Juan Hernandez-Torres, Lexington County Sheriff's Office
      A man from Greenville has been arrested and charged with a shooting in Lexington County. Lexington County Sheriff's Office spokesman John Allard stated that Juan Hernandez-Torres, 38, was arrested after a traffic stop and brief manhunt in Laurens County Tuesday night.
      A man from Greenville has been arrested and charged with a shooting in Lexington County. Lexington County Sheriff's Office spokesman John Allard stated that Juan Hernandez-Torres, 38, was arrested after a traffic stop and brief manhunt in Laurens County Tuesday night.
    • Lyman Employee Suspended; SLED, FBI Involved

      Lyman Employee Suspended; SLED, FBI Involved

      Tuesday, August 26 2014 11:06 PM EDT2014-08-27 03:06:27 GMT
      Former Lyman Public Works Director Alan Johnson has been suspended without pay pending an investigation. Town council called an emergency meeting Tuesday to discuss the matter.
      Former Lyman Public Works Director Alan Johnson has been suspended without pay pending an investigation. Town council called an emergency meeting Tuesday to discuss the matter.
    • Blacksburg Mayor, Challenger In Close Race For Seat

      Blacksburg Mayor, Challenger In Close Race For Seat

      Tuesday, August 26 2014 8:58 PM EDT2014-08-27 00:58:45 GMT
      The Town of Blacksburg went to the polls Tuesday for a runoff election with Mayor David Hogue and challenger Darren Janesky on the ballot. 
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    • 1 Dead After Crash On Greenpond Rd.

      1 Dead After Crash On Greenpond Rd.

      Wednesday, August 27 2014 7:16 AM EDT2014-08-27 11:16:55 GMT
      1 dead after crash in Greenville County.1 dead after crash in Greenville County.
      The Highway Patrol says one person is dead after a single car crash in Greenville County.Troopers say ithappened at 12:05 a.m. on Greenpond Road near Martin Road just outside the town on Fountain Inn.Investigators say the drive of a 1998 Ford Expedition went off the road overturned and hit a fence.
      The Highway Patrol says one person is dead after a single car crash in Greenville County.Troopers say ithappened at 12:05 a.m. on Greenpond Road near Martin Road just outside the town on Fountain Inn.Investigators say the drive of a 1998 Ford Expedition went off the road overturned and hit a fence.
    • One Person Dead After Accident On Main Street In Greer

      One Person Dead After Accident On Main Street In Greer

      Sunday, August 24 2014 1:04 PM EDT2014-08-24 17:04:37 GMT
      One person is dead after a single vehicle accident on Main Street in Greer Saturday.
      One person is dead after a single vehicle accident on Main Street in Greer Saturday.
    • Oconee County Chase Ends With Stop Sticks; Driver Arrested

      Oconee County Chase Ends With Stop Sticks; Driver Arrested

      Tuesday, August 19 2014 6:27 PM EDT2014-08-19 22:27:01 GMT
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      A vehicle reported stolen was chased by Oconee County Sheriff's Office and Highway Patrol for over 20 minutes Tuesday and ended after officers deployed stop sticks.
      A vehicle reported stolen was chased by Oconee County Sheriff's Office and Highway Patrol for over 20 minutes Tuesday and ended after officers deployed stop sticks.
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