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  • 2 Exposed To Rabies Through Stray Cat In Anderson Co.

    2 Exposed To Rabies Through Stray Cat In Anderson Co.

    Monday, September 15 2014 1:03 PM EDT2014-09-15 17:03:30 GMT
    State health officials say the victims were exposed to the disease in the southeastern part of the county on September 11 and then referred to their health care providers for consultation.
    State health officials say the victims were exposed to the disease in the southeastern part of the county on September 11 and then referred to their health care providers for consultation.
  • Olive Garden Serving Too Many Breadsticks?

    Olive Garden Serving Too Many Breadsticks?

    Friday, September 12 2014 2:22 PM EDT2014-09-12 18:22:52 GMT
    A report from an investor looking at the restaurant chain's finances and overall operations says too many breadsticks delivered to the table leads to waste and cold breadsticks.
    A report from an investor looking at the restaurant chain's finances and overall operations says too many breadsticks delivered to the table leads to waste and cold breadsticks.
  • A New Ice Bucket Challenge Scam Targets Donors

    A New Ice Bucket Challenge Scam Targets Donors

    Thursday, September 11 2014 12:32 PM EDT2014-09-11 16:32:14 GMT
    Ice Bucket Challenge Scam Targets DonorsIce Bucket Challenge Scam Targets Donors
    If you didn't take the ice bucket challenge, chances are, you know someone who did. And now that person could be at risk.
    If you didn't take the ice bucket challenge, chances are, you know someone who did. And now that person could be at risk.
  • TDAP Deadline Looming for Upstate Students

    TDAP Deadline Looming for Upstate Students

    Thursday, September 11 2014 11:57 AM EDT2014-09-11 15:57:40 GMT
    T-DAP Vaccine Deadline NearsT-DAP Vaccine Deadline Nears
    Upstate parents are running out of time to make sure their kids have gotten their TDAP vaccine. Those who miss the deadline will have to keep their students home.
    Upstate parents are running out of time to make sure their kids have gotten their TDAP vaccine. Those who miss the deadline will have to keep their students home.
  • Emitec Expanding, Adding 20 Jobs In Fountain Inn

    Emitec Expanding, Adding 20 Jobs In Fountain Inn

    Thursday, September 11 2014 10:18 AM EDT2014-09-11 14:18:18 GMT
    The $3 million investment in the company in Laurens County will expand the manufacturing plant at 400 South Nelson Drive.The $3 million investment in the company in Laurens County will expand the manufacturing plant at 400 South Nelson Drive.
    Emitec - an exhaust technology company - plans to expand in Fountain Inn and add 20 new jobs. The $3 million investment in the company in Laurens County will expand the manufacturing plant at 400 South Nelson Drive.
    Emitec - an exhaust technology company - plans to expand in Fountain Inn and add 20 new jobs. The $3 million investment in the company in Laurens County will expand the manufacturing plant at 400 South Nelson Drive.
  • Upstate Job Fairs Thursday, September 11

    Upstate Job Fairs Thursday, September 11

    Thursday, September 11 2014 4:20 AM EDT2014-09-11 08:20:27 GMT
    There are several job fairs in The Upstate Thursday, September 11. There are several job fairs in The Upstate Thursday, September 11.
    There are several job fairs in The Upstate Thursday, September 11.
    There are several job fairs in The Upstate Thursday, September 11.
  • Lyman Woman Writes Accusations Against Fmr. Police Chief

    Lyman Woman Writes Accusations Against Fmr. Police Chief

    Wednesday, September 10 2014 7:56 PM EDT2014-09-10 23:56:51 GMT
    Former Lyman Chief Terry RichardsFormer Lyman Chief Terry Richards
    A Lyman woman claims former Lyman Police Chief Terry Richards misused town-owned property.
    A Lyman woman claims former Lyman Police Chief Terry Richards misused town-owned property.
  • Referendum To Renovate Byrnes H.S. Fails

    Referendum To Renovate Byrnes H.S. Fails

    Wednesday, September 10 2014 5:30 AM EDT2014-09-10 09:30:55 GMT
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    The results are in and the Referendum for Byrnes High School has not passed. The total numbers were 2,188 for Yes and 3,638 for No. Officials tell us voter turnout was over 23%. 
    The results are in and the Referendum for Byrnes High School has not passed. The total numbers were 2,188 for Yes and 3,638 for No. Officials tell us voter turnout was over 23%. 
  • Healthcare Open Enrollment: Key Mistakes To Avoid When Choosing Coverage

    Healthcare Open Enrollment: Key Mistakes To Avoid When Choosing Coverage

    Tuesday, September 9 2014 12:18 PM EDT2014-09-09 16:18:51 GMT
    How To Avoid Open Enrollment MistakesHow To Avoid Open Enrollment Mistakes
    Open enrollment for healthcare is just a few weeks away, and health care experts warn there are some common mistakes that cost people money and coverage.
    Open enrollment for healthcare is just a few weeks away, and health care experts warn there are some common mistakes that cost people money and coverage.
  • Tuesday, September 9 Job Fairs

    Tuesday, September 9 Job Fairs

    Tuesday, September 9 2014 4:00 AM EDT2014-09-09 08:00:14 GMT
    There are multiple job fairs in the area Tuesday, September 9.There are multiple job fairs in the area Tuesday, September 9.
    There are multiple job fairs in the area Tuesday, September 9.
    There are multiple job fairs in the area Tuesday, September 9.
  • Some Vet's Records Missing From Dorn VA Medical Center

    Some Vet's Records Missing From Dorn VA Medical Center

    Monday, September 8 2014 11:26 AM EDT2014-09-08 15:26:50 GMT
    Photo courtesy: WLTX-TVPhoto courtesy: WLTX-TV
    The Wm. Jennings Bryan Dorn VA Medical Center in Columbia is notifying nearly 2,200 veterans that their personal information may have been exposed. The VAMC reported in a news release Monday that four boxes of pathology reports were reported missing from a locked area in the medical center laboratory. The missing records are from dates of service in 1999, 2000 and 2002 only.
    The Wm. Jennings Bryan Dorn VA Medical Center in Columbia is notifying nearly 2,200 veterans that their personal information may have been exposed. The VAMC reported in a news release Monday that four boxes of pathology reports were reported missing from a locked area in the medical center laboratory. The missing records are from dates of service in 1999, 2000 and 2002 only.
  • Rare, Serious Respiratory Virus Sickening Kids Across Midwest

    Rare, Serious Respiratory Virus Sickening Kids Across Midwest

    Sunday, September 7 2014 4:51 PM EDT2014-09-07 20:51:39 GMT
    Will Cornejo, 13, was rushed to a hospital after becoming ill with human enterovirus 68. Image from CBS DENVERWill Cornejo, 13, was rushed to a hospital after becoming ill with human enterovirus 68. Image from CBS DENVER
    Hundreds of young children suffering from a for a respiratory illness that has symptoms similar to a common cold have been filling up intensive care units in several Midwest cities.
    Hundreds of young children suffering from a for a respiratory illness that has symptoms similar to a common cold have been filling up intensive care units in several Midwest cities.
  • Sell Used, Sell Local: How To Maximize Profits By Reaching Targeted Buyers

    Sell Used, Sell Local: How To Maximize Profits By Reaching Targeted Buyers

    Friday, September 5 2014 12:28 PM EDT2014-09-05 16:28:03 GMT
    New Sites Help You Sell Used StuffNew Sites Help You Sell Used Stuff

    Selling sites on Facebook help you sell used stuff and skip consignment fees and shipping costs.

    Selling sites on Facebook help you sell used stuff and skip consignment fees and shipping costs.

  • SC Young People Rank Second Nationally In Obesity

    SC Young People Rank Second Nationally In Obesity

    Thursday, September 4 2014 11:22 AM EDT2014-09-04 15:22:17 GMT
    Obesity is defined as an excessively high amount of body fat compared to lean body mass. (AP graphic)Obesity is defined as an excessively high amount of body fat compared to lean body mass. (AP graphic)
    A new report finds that the rate of obesity among South Carolina's young people ranks second in the nation while adults rank 10th nationally among the states. The report issued by the Trust for America's Health and the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation found that more than 21 percent of young people in the state between ages 10 and 17 are considered obese.
    A new report finds that the rate of obesity among South Carolina's young people ranks second in the nation while adults rank 10th nationally among the states. The report issued by the Trust for America's Health and the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation found that more than 21 percent of young people in the state between ages 10 and 17 are considered obese.
  • Ice Bucket Challenge Scam Warning: Beware Of Bogus Video Links

    Ice Bucket Challenge Scam Warning: Beware Of Bogus Video Links

    Thursday, September 4 2014 11:21 AM EDT2014-09-04 15:21:34 GMT
    Ice Bucket Challenge Scams Look To Cash InIce Bucket Challenge Scams Look To Cash In
    The latest news about the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge may give you a chill.  Scammers luring victims to click on bogus links.
    The latest news about the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge may give you a chill.  Scammers luring victims to click on bogus links.
  • Documents Reveal Plan to Overhaul Emergency Care

    Documents Reveal Plan to Overhaul Emergency Care

    Tuesday, September 2 2014 6:32 PM EDT2014-09-02 22:32:56 GMT
    Documents reveal the "politically sensitive" plan to overhaul EMS.Documents reveal the "politically sensitive" plan to overhaul EMS.
    7 On Your Side Investigations uncovered new documents that detail a “politically sensitive” proposal for overhauling the Greenville County EMS system. The plan would change the way ambulances respond in a 9-1-1 emergency and would give control of the life-saving service to the county's largest hospital chain, Greenville Health System. 
    7 On Your Side Investigations uncovered new documents that detail a “politically sensitive” proposal for overhauling the Greenville County EMS system. The plan would change the way ambulances respond in a 9-1-1 emergency and would give control of the life-saving service to the county's largest hospital chain, Greenville Health System. 
  • Top 7 Ways Libraries Save You Money

    Top 7 Ways Libraries Save You Money

    Tuesday, September 2 2014 12:31 PM EDT2014-09-02 16:31:43 GMT
    Libraries Cards Can Save You CashLibraries Cards Can Save You Cash
    September is National Library Card Month. If you don't have one, we found out, you're losing out on some major savings.
    September is National Library Card Month. If you don't have one, we found out, you're losing out on some major savings.
  • Crosswell Elementary School To Dismiss Early Due To Power Outage

    Crosswell Elementary School To Dismiss Early Due To Power Outage

    Tuesday, September 2 2014 9:56 AM EDT2014-09-02 13:56:05 GMT
    Crosswell Elementary School in Pickens County will be dismissing early due to power outage.Crosswell Elementary School in Pickens County will be dismissing early due to power outage.
    Crosswell Elementary School in Pickens County is dismissing early due to a power outage. Pickens County School District spokesman John Eby stated that the school will dismiss students at 9:30 Tuesday morning and normal dismissal procedures will be followed.
    Crosswell Elementary School in Pickens County is dismissing early due to a power outage. Pickens County School District spokesman John Eby stated that the school will dismiss students at 9:30 Tuesday morning and normal dismissal procedures will be followed.
  • Car Tracking: How Companies Are Following You

    Car Tracking: How Companies Are Following You

    Monday, September 1 2014 11:30 AM EDT2014-09-01 15:30:39 GMT
    Car Tracking: How Companies Are Following YouCar Tracking: How Companies Are Following You
    Drivers are no longer alone when they get behind the wheel. Companies can track your habits, even your location.
    Drivers are no longer alone when they get behind the wheel. Companies can track your habits, even your location.
  • Labor Day Sales: What To Expect

    Labor Day Sales: What To Expect

    Friday, August 29 2014 12:57 PM EDT2014-08-29 16:57:02 GMT
    Labor Day SalesLabor Day Sales
    We scoured the deals to make sure you don't miss the labor day savings, but not everything is a steal. 
    We scoured the deals to make sure you don't miss the labor day savings, but not everything is a steal. 
  • College Scholarship: How A Little Strategy Can Up Your Chances

    College Scholarship: How A Little Strategy Can Up Your Chances

    Thursday, August 28 2014 12:04 PM EDT2014-08-28 16:04:52 GMT
    How To Get College ScholarshipsHow To Get College Scholarships

    Landing college scholarships takes planning and strategy.  We have expert advice.

    Landing college scholarships takes planning and strategy.  We have expert advice.

  • 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.
  • 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.

  • 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.
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • 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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  • Woman Dies After Chesnee Wreck While Visiting Daughter

    Woman Dies After Chesnee Wreck While Visiting Daughter

    Monday, September 15 2014 11:28 PM EDT2014-09-16 03:28:26 GMT
    A 76-year-old Minnesota woman has died from injuries she sustained after she was involved in a wreck on Highway 11 and Parris Bridge Road Saturday.
    A 76-year-old Minnesota woman has died from injuries she sustained after she was involved in a wreck on Highway 11 and Parris Bridge Road Saturday.
  • Congressman's Facebook "Over-Share" Causes Stir

    Congressman's Facebook "Over-Share" Causes Stir

    Monday, September 15 2014 11:09 PM EDT2014-09-16 03:09:03 GMT
    South Carolina Congressman Mark Sanford is back in the spotlight and, once again, it's not about public policy.South Carolina Congressman Mark Sanford is back in the spotlight and, once again, it's not about public policy.
    Congressman Mark Sanford is back in the spotlight and, once again, it's not about public policy. Friday, he released a Facebook post to the world, outlining, in great detail, his latest family drama between him and his ex wife.
    Congressman Mark Sanford is back in the spotlight and, once again, it's not about public policy. Friday, he released a Facebook post to the world, outlining, in great detail, his latest family drama between him and his ex wife.
  • Drivers Complain About Loose Gravel On I-85

    Drivers Complain About Loose Gravel On I-85

    Monday, September 15 2014 6:54 PM EDT2014-09-15 22:54:20 GMT
    Dozens of drivers have filed complaints with the South Carolina Department of Transportation over loose gravel along a stretch of I-85. Officials said the complaints, which topped out at between 6 and 8 per day last week, stem from gravel that's damaged vehicles between Highway 14 and 129, where crews are working on a two-year-long resurfacing project.
    Dozens of drivers have filed complaints with the South Carolina Department of Transportation over loose gravel along a stretch of I-85. Officials said the complaints, which topped out at between 6 and 8 per day last week, stem from gravel that's damaged vehicles between Highway 14 and 129, where crews are working on a two-year-long resurfacing project.
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