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  • Lyman Special Meeting Offers No Answers Into FBI Probe; Mayor Absence

    Lyman Special Meeting Offers No Answers Into FBI Probe; Mayor Absence

    Wednesday, August 27 2014 10:34 PM EDT2014-08-28 02:34:29 GMT
    Lyman Town Council Offered No Insight Into FBI Probe, Wednesday. Lyman Town Council Offered No Insight Into FBI Probe, Wednesday.
    Lyman Town Council started making changes, Wednesday, ata special meeting. This comes one day afterFBI agents seized equipment from town hall. Neighbors showed up at the meetingwanting to know two things.The first waswhat theFBI wanted with town equipment confiscated out of Town Hall, Tuesday. The second was why the mayor is refusing to show up at meetings. Those answers were nowhere in sight. It was business as usual for the Lyman Town Council, despite what some citizens were hoping was an o...
    Lyman Town Council started making changes, Wednesday, ata special meeting. This comes one day afterFBI agents seized equipment from town hall. Neighbors showed up at the meetingwanting to know two things.The first waswhat theFBI wanted with town equipment confiscated out of Town Hall, Tuesday. The second was why the mayor is refusing to show up at meetings. Those answers were nowhere in sight. It was business as usual for the Lyman Town Council, despite what some citizens were hoping was an o...
  • ruhlamat America Inc.To Hire 35 Employees In Greer

    ruhlamat America Inc.To Hire 35 Employees In Greer

    Wednesday, August 27 2014 10:10 AM EDT2014-08-27 14:10:49 GMT
    ruhlamat America Inc will open in approximately 10,000 square feet of space at 138 Johns Road in Greer.ruhlamat America Inc will open in approximately 10,000 square feet of space at 138 Johns Road in Greer.
    ruhlamat America Inc. plans to have an outlet in Greenville County and hire 35 employees.The designer and manufacturer of top tier customized automation equipment will hire the workers over the next few years.
    ruhlamat America Inc. plans to have an outlet in Greenville County and hire 35 employees.The designer and manufacturer of top tier customized automation equipment will hire the workers over the next few years.
  • Upstate Hosting Multiple Job Fairs On August 27th.

    Upstate Hosting Multiple Job Fairs On August 27th.

    Tuesday, August 26 2014 9:30 PM EDT2014-08-27 01:30:38 GMT
    There are multiple job fairs Tuesday, August 27 in our area.There are multiple job fairs Tuesday, August 27 in our area.
    There will be multiple job fairs in the upstate on Wednesday, August 27th.
    There will be multiple job fairs in the upstate on Wednesday, August 27th.
  • Lockdowns Lifted At 3 Greenville Co. Schools, Suspect On The Run

    Lockdowns Lifted At 3 Greenville Co. Schools, Suspect On The Run

    Tuesday, August 26 2014 5:23 PM EDT2014-08-26 21:23:25 GMT
    Phillip Krause, Jr.Phillip Krause, Jr.
    Blue Ridge High School, Blue Ridge Middle School and Skyland Elementary School were all placed on lockdown in Greenville County Tuesday afternoon. The lockdowns have since been lifted.
    Blue Ridge High School, Blue Ridge Middle School and Skyland Elementary School were all placed on lockdown in Greenville County Tuesday afternoon. The lockdowns have since been lifted.
  • Bill Creep: How To Avoid The Hikes

    Bill Creep: How To Avoid The Hikes

    Tuesday, August 26 2014 12:20 PM EDT2014-08-26 16:20:06 GMT
    How To Avoid Bill CreepHow To Avoid Bill Creep

    Don't let bill creep catch you unawares.  Simples steps can help you avoid it.

    Don't let bill creep catch you unawares.  Simples steps can help you avoid it.

  • Top Social Media Scams Hitting Your News Feed

    Top Social Media Scams Hitting Your News Feed

    Monday, August 25 2014 6:24 PM EDT2014-08-25 22:24:48 GMT

    Old scams are making a comeback on social media. Even if you think you've heard them all, some have re-surfaced with clever new ways to prey on your curiosity and get your private information. The Better Business Bureau has a new warning about it.

    Old scams are making a comeback on social media. Even if you think you've heard them all, some have re-surfaced with clever new ways to prey on your curiosity and get your private information. The Better Business Bureau has a new warning about it.

  • Carfax Reports May Not Tell The Whole Story

    Carfax Reports May Not Tell The Whole Story

    Monday, August 25 2014 6:02 PM EDT2014-08-25 22:02:56 GMT
    Why Car Reports May Not Reveal WrecksWhy Car Reports May Not Reveal Wrecks

    Car reports on used cars may not tell the whole story.

    Car reports on used cars may not tell the whole story.

  • Highway Patrol Seeking New Recruits

    Highway Patrol Seeking New Recruits

    Monday, August 25 2014 12:57 PM EDT2014-08-25 16:57:02 GMT
    Highway Patrol Recruitment EventHighway Patrol Recruitment Event
    South Carolina Highway Patrol is holding a recruiting seminar Wednesday, August 27th from 6:30 to 8:30 PM.
    South Carolina Highway Patrol is holding a recruiting seminar Wednesday, August 27th from 6:30 to 8:30 PM.
  • Pediatricians' Rx For Schools: Later Start Times For Teens

    Pediatricians' Rx For Schools: Later Start Times For Teens

    Monday, August 25 2014 10:00 AM EDT2014-08-25 14:00:07 GMT
    Pediatricians are sending a back-to-school message: Let teenagers sleep in a bit. (AP photo)Pediatricians are sending a back-to-school message: Let teenagers sleep in a bit. (AP photo)
    In a new policy statement in the journal Pediatrics, the American Academy of Pediatrics says delaying the start of the school day until at least 8:30 a.m. for teens would help curb their lack of sleep, which has been linked with poor health, bad grades, car crashes and even depression and suicide.
    In a new policy statement in the journal Pediatrics, the American Academy of Pediatrics says delaying the start of the school day until at least 8:30 a.m. for teens would help curb their lack of sleep, which has been linked with poor health, bad grades, car crashes and even depression and suicide.
  • Memorial For Broome Students Held Friday Night

    Memorial For Broome Students Held Friday Night

    Friday, August 22 2014 11:06 PM EDT2014-08-23 03:06:08 GMT
    Principals, students and teachers at Broome High School held a memorial service for three students who have died within the past year.
    Principals, students and teachers at Broome High School held a memorial service for three students who have died within the past year.
  • Squatter Rights In South Carolina: Why You Can't Just Say "Get Out"

    Squatter Rights In South Carolina: Why You Can't Just Say "Get Out"

    Friday, August 22 2014 5:25 PM EDT2014-08-22 21:25:26 GMT
    Squatter Rights In South Carolina: Why You Can't Just Say "Get Out"Squatter Rights In South Carolina: Why You Can't Just Say "Get Out"
    Just because you want a squatter to leave your home, doesn't mean they have to. 
    Just because you want a squatter to leave your home, doesn't mean they have to. 
  • 2.2 Million Bean Bag Chairs Recalled After Deaths

    2.2 Million Bean Bag Chairs Recalled After Deaths

    Friday, August 22 2014 10:48 AM EDT2014-08-22 14:48:01 GMT
    Courtesy U.S. Consumer Product Safety CommissionCourtesy U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission
    About 2.2 million bean bag chairs are being recalled after two children opened them, crawled inside and suffocated to death. The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission says the zippers on the chairs, which are made by Ace Bayou Corp., can open.
    About 2.2 million bean bag chairs are being recalled after two children opened them, crawled inside and suffocated to death. The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission says the zippers on the chairs, which are made by Ace Bayou Corp., can open.
  • Kitten Exposes 14 People To Rabies In Anderson Co.

    Kitten Exposes 14 People To Rabies In Anderson Co.

    Thursday, August 21 2014 6:16 PM EDT2014-08-21 22:16:20 GMT
    Fourteen people are getting medical treatment after the Department of Health & Environmental Control said a kitten exposed them to rabies in Anderson County.
    Fourteen people are getting medical treatment after the Department of Health & Environmental Control said a kitten exposed them to rabies in Anderson County.
  • Debt Collection Rights You Should Know

    Debt Collection Rights You Should Know

    Thursday, August 21 2014 12:27 PM EDT2014-08-21 16:27:17 GMT
    Debt Collection RightsDebt Collection Rights
    Many Debt collection agencies are banking on you not knowing your rights. And they won't volunteer information.
    Many Debt collection agencies are banking on you not knowing your rights. And they won't volunteer information.
  • UPS Says 51 Retail Stores Breached By Malware

    UPS Says 51 Retail Stores Breached By Malware

    Thursday, August 21 2014 12:02 PM EDT2014-08-21 16:02:53 GMT
    Some customers of The UPS Store may have had their credit and debit card information exposed by a computer virus found on systems at 51 stores.
    Some customers of The UPS Store may have had their credit and debit card information exposed by a computer virus found on systems at 51 stores.
  • Job Fair Thursday, August 21

    Job Fair Thursday, August 21

    Thursday, August 21 2014 5:01 AM EDT2014-08-21 09:01:55 GMT
    There is one job fair in our area Thursday, August 21.There is one job fair in our area Thursday, August 21.
    There is one job fair in our area Thursday, August 21. Tyger River SC Department of Corrections is hiring corrections officers. The department is having a recruitment event August 21. If you are interested, the job fair is at the SC Works Union Office at 103 W Main Street in Union, SC from 9 a.m. until 12 p.m.
    There is one job fair in our area Thursday, August 21. Tyger River SC Department of Corrections is hiring corrections officers. The department is having a recruitment event August 21. If you are interested, the job fair is at the SC Works Union Office at 103 W Main Street in Union, SC from 9 a.m. until 12 p.m.
  • Report: Educator Comes To Work Drunk; Loses Educator Certificate

    Report: Educator Comes To Work Drunk; Loses Educator Certificate

    Wednesday, August 20 2014 11:02 PM EDT2014-08-21 03:02:50 GMT
    A Pickens County School District psychologist has had her educator certificate suspended after officials say she showed up to work intoxicated.
    A Pickens County School District psychologist has had her educator certificate suspended after officials say she showed up to work intoxicated.
  • Peanut, Almond Butter Recalled For Salmonella Risk

    Peanut, Almond Butter Recalled For Salmonella Risk

    Tuesday, August 19 2014 10:34 PM EDT2014-08-20 02:34:54 GMT
    Peanut and almond butters sold at Whole Foods, Trader Joe's and other grocers are being recalled because of possible salmonella contamination.
    Peanut and almond butters sold at Whole Foods, Trader Joe's and other grocers are being recalled because of possible salmonella contamination.
  • Upstate Schools Work Out Back-To-School Kinks

    Upstate Schools Work Out Back-To-School Kinks

    Tuesday, August 19 2014 7:09 PM EDT2014-08-19 23:09:12 GMT
    From broken buses to a drop-off mix-up, Upstate school districts are working through the school bus kinks as students head back to class.
    From broken buses to a drop-off mix-up, Upstate school districts are working through the school bus kinks as students head back to class.
  • Town Employee Contract Offers Political Protection

    Town Employee Contract Offers Political Protection

    Tuesday, August 19 2014 4:03 PM EDT2014-08-19 20:03:38 GMT
    Blacksburg town administrator Trudy Martin gets a contract for the first time in decades.Blacksburg town administrator Trudy Martin gets a contract for the first time in decades.

    Trudy Martin won't have to show up at town hall, her paycheck is guaranteed and she's paid with taxpayer money.

    Trudy Martin won't have to show up at town hall, her paycheck is guaranteed and she's paid with taxpayer money.

  • Top 7 Price Hikes Expected This Fall

    Top 7 Price Hikes Expected This Fall

    Tuesday, August 19 2014 11:26 AM EDT2014-08-19 15:26:35 GMT
    Top 7 Price Spikes This FallTop 7 Price Spikes This Fall
    Prices for everything from deli meat to denim are expected to rise this fall.
    Prices for everything from deli meat to denim are expected to rise this fall.
  • Aerospace Industry Impact In SC Pegged At $17B

    Aerospace Industry Impact In SC Pegged At $17B

    Tuesday, August 19 2014 10:00 AM EDT2014-08-19 14:00:29 GMT
    The single largest company is Boeing, which employs about 6,500 in North Charleston.The single largest company is Boeing, which employs about 6,500 in North Charleston.
    A new report says the aerospace industry in South Carolina accounts for 54,000 jobs with a total economic impact of $17 billion. 
    A new report says the aerospace industry in South Carolina accounts for 54,000 jobs with a total economic impact of $17 billion. 
  • Back To School Photo Gallery 2014

    Back To School Photo Gallery 2014

    Monday, August 18 2014 5:03 PM EDT2014-08-18 21:03:27 GMT
    Kids all over the Upstate S.C. started their first day back to school today.
    Kids all over the Upstate S.C. started their first day back to school today.
  • Can Email Get You Arrested?

    Can Email Get You Arrested?

    Monday, August 18 2014 12:03 PM EDT2014-08-18 16:03:58 GMT
    Can Email Get You Arrested?Can Email Get You Arrested?
    A lot of people don't realize many email providers like Google and Yahoo are searching through your messages for illegal content.
    A lot of people don't realize many email providers like Google and Yahoo are searching through your messages for illegal content.
  • SC Unemployment Rises To 5.7 Percent

    SC Unemployment Rises To 5.7 Percent

    Monday, August 18 2014 10:23 AM EDT2014-08-18 14:23:53 GMT
    South Carolina's unemployment has risen nearly half a percentage point after three straight months without change.South Carolina's unemployment has risen nearly half a percentage point after three straight months without change.
    South Carolina's unemployment has risen nearly half a percentage point after three straight months without change. The Department of Employment and Workforce said Monday that the state's jobless rate rose to 5.7 percent last month. 
    South Carolina's unemployment has risen nearly half a percentage point after three straight months without change. The Department of Employment and Workforce said Monday that the state's jobless rate rose to 5.7 percent last month. 
  • Backpack Giveaway In Gaffney

    Backpack Giveaway In Gaffney

    Sunday, August 17 2014 8:10 AM EDT2014-08-17 12:10:31 GMT
    School SuppliesSchool Supplies
    There will be a backpack give away in Gaffney today at Love Field.
    There will be a backpack give away in Gaffney today at Love Field.
  • Alorica/Samsung Job Fair In Simpsonville

    Alorica/Samsung Job Fair In Simpsonville

    Friday, August 15 2014 5:45 PM EDT2014-08-15 21:45:32 GMT
    Alorica/Samsung will hold a job fair in Simpsonville on August 18th & 19th.Alorica/Samsung will hold a job fair in Simpsonville on August 18th & 19th.
    Alorica/Samsung will hold a job fair in Simpsonville on August 18th & 19th.
    Alorica/Samsung will hold a job fair in Simpsonville on August 18th & 19th.

  • Social Security Tools That Help You Get The Most Money In Retirement

    Social Security Tools That Help You Get The Most Money In Retirement

    Friday, August 15 2014 1:08 PM EDT2014-08-15 17:08:02 GMT
    Social Security Tools To Maximize Your ChecksSocial Security Tools To Maximize Your Checks
    Free online tools help you maximize Social Security Benefits. 
    Free online tools help you maximize Social Security Benefits. 
  • USC's 6,700 Resident Students Begin Move-In

    USC's 6,700 Resident Students Begin Move-In

    Friday, August 15 2014 11:08 AM EDT2014-08-15 15:08:59 GMT
    An estimated 6,700 undergraduates who live on the University of South Carolina campus are moving in this weekend.An estimated 6,700 undergraduates who live on the University of South Carolina campus are moving in this weekend.
    An estimated 6,700 undergraduates who live on the University of South Carolina campus are moving in this weekend. University spokeswoman Megan Sexton says the main streets on the heart of the campus are expected to be full Friday and Saturday.
    An estimated 6,700 undergraduates who live on the University of South Carolina campus are moving in this weekend. University spokeswoman Megan Sexton says the main streets on the heart of the campus are expected to be full Friday and Saturday.
  • Plant Grafting Company Bringing 125 Jobs To Mills River

    Plant Grafting Company Bringing 125 Jobs To Mills River

    Thursday, August 7 2014 6:10 PM EDT2014-08-07 22:10:12 GMT
    Tri-Hishtil announced the 125 jobs as part of stage one of the project Thursday morning in western North Carolina.Tri-Hishtil announced the 125 jobs as part of stage one of the project Thursday morning in western North Carolina.
    A plant grafting business plans to move its headquarters to Henderson County and hire 125 new employees. Tri-Hishtil announced the 125 jobs as part of stage one of the project Thursday morning in western North Carolina.
    A plant grafting business plans to move its headquarters to Henderson County and hire 125 new employees. Tri-Hishtil announced the 125 jobs as part of stage one of the project Thursday morning in western North Carolina.
  • Lab Tests Reveal Upstate Water Quality

    Lab Tests Reveal Upstate Water Quality

    Thursday, July 31 2014 5:00 AM EDT2014-07-31 09:00:38 GMT
    Analysis of lab testing in three Upstate water districts shows whether your tap water is safe.Analysis of lab testing in three Upstate water districts shows whether your tap water is safe.
    Tens of thousands of people couldn't live without the water Lake Hartwell provides. But the lake's water isn't always pure and some customers worry the water from their tap isn't safe. 
    Tens of thousands of people couldn't live without the water Lake Hartwell provides. But the lake's water isn't always pure and some customers worry the water from their tap isn't safe. 
  • Attorney: Deputies Aware Of Several Ongoing Gambling Operations

    Attorney: Deputies Aware Of Several Ongoing Gambling Operations

    Tuesday, July 29 2014 6:47 AM EDT2014-07-29 10:47:53 GMT
    An attorney for a convicted Greenville County gambler says deputies are now aware of several ongoing operations.An attorney for a convicted Greenville County gambler says deputies are now aware of several ongoing operations.
    An attorney for convicted gambler Izzat Khalil said his client has given information to Greenville and Spartanburg County deputies about several ongoing gambling operations in those counties. 
    An attorney for convicted gambler Izzat Khalil said his client has given information to Greenville and Spartanburg County deputies about several ongoing gambling operations in those counties. 
  • Greenville Deputies Fired After Federal Gambling Investigation

    Greenville Deputies Fired After Federal Gambling Investigation

    Monday, July 28 2014 12:14 PM EDT2014-07-28 16:14:38 GMT
    Two Greenville County deputies were fired in connection with federal gambling investigation.Two Greenville County deputies were fired in connection with federal gambling investigation.
    Greenville County Sheriff Steve Loftis confirms two deputies were fired because of information related to a federal gambling investigation.
    Greenville County Sheriff Steve Loftis confirms two deputies were fired because of information related to a federal gambling investigation.
  • State Agencies Probe Greenville Crematorium After 7OYS Investigation

    State Agencies Probe Greenville Crematorium After 7OYS Investigation

    Saturday, July 26 2014 12:01 PM EDT2014-07-26 16:01:40 GMT
    After 7 On Your Side asked questions about a business seeking non-profit donations, state agents began their own probe.After 7 On Your Side asked questions about a business seeking non-profit donations, state agents began their own probe.
    A 7 On Your Side Investigation into an Upstate Crematorium launched a state probe into the business.  Cremation Society of South Carolina sought donations for a non-profit.  7 On Your Side discovered the business was a for profit corporation.
    A 7 On Your Side Investigation into an Upstate Crematorium launched a state probe into the business.  Cremation Society of South Carolina sought donations for a non-profit.  7 On Your Side discovered the business was a for profit corporation.
  • Senior Providers Face Financial Crisis As State Funds Run Dry

    Senior Providers Face Financial Crisis As State Funds Run Dry

    Thursday, July 17 2014 5:55 PM EDT2014-07-17 21:55:18 GMT
    South Carolina government warns "there will never be enough money".South Carolina government warns "there will never be enough money".

    In Laurens County the meals stopped on the last day of June. The kitchen sat empty. Two cooks were laid off. Dozens of seniors who depended on a taxpayer supported non-profit called Senior Options for lunch were cut off.

    In Laurens County the meals stopped on the last day of June. The kitchen sat empty. Two cooks were laid off. Dozens of seniors who depended on a taxpayer supported non-profit called Senior Options for lunch were cut off.

  • Hundreds Of Corrections Officer Jobs Available Across SC

    Hundreds Of Corrections Officer Jobs Available Across SC

    Thursday, January 30 2014 5:09 PM EST2014-01-30 22:09:48 GMT
    Tyger River Correctional hiring for 100 positions.Tyger River Correctional hiring for 100 positions.
    The Tyger River Correctional Facility held a recruitment event at SC Works in Spartanburg Thursday.
    The Tyger River Correctional Facility held a recruitment event at SC Works in Spartanburg Thursday.
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