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  • State Agencies Probe Greenville Crematorium After 7OYS Investigation

    State Agencies Probe Greenville Crematorium After 7OYS Investigation

    Thursday, July 24 2014 10:59 PM EDT2014-07-25 02:59:15 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.
  • Report: Under Armour Considering Spartanburg For Distribution Hub

    Report: Under Armour Considering Spartanburg For Distribution Hub

    Thursday, July 24 2014 11:39 AM EDT2014-07-24 15:39:53 GMT
    A new distribution center may have Spartanburg on its short list for possible destinations.A new distribution center may have Spartanburg on its short list for possible destinations.
    The Hub City is in the running for Under Armour’s next distribution center, according to our coverage partner the Spartanburg Herald-Journal.
    The Hub City is in the running for Under Armour’s next distribution center, according to our coverage partner the Spartanburg Herald-Journal.
  • Greenville Deputies Fired After Federal Gambling Investigation

    Greenville Deputies Fired After Federal Gambling Investigation

    Thursday, July 24 2014 4:42 AM EDT2014-07-24 08:42:53 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.
  • Sealed Air To Relocate Upstate Jobs To Charlotte

    Sealed Air To Relocate Upstate Jobs To Charlotte

    Wednesday, July 23 2014 1:51 PM EDT2014-07-23 17:51:23 GMT
    Sealed Air is planning to relocate 1,200 jobs nationwide to CharlotteSealed Air is planning to relocate 1,200 jobs nationwide to Charlotte
    Sealed Air is planning to relocate more than 1,200 jobs nationwide to Charlotte over the next three years, including around 750 jobs from the Upstate.
    Sealed Air is planning to relocate more than 1,200 jobs nationwide to Charlotte over the next three years, including around 750 jobs from the Upstate.
  • Upstate Job Fairs July 24th

    Upstate Job Fairs July 24th

    Wednesday, July 23 2014 12:31 PM EDT2014-07-23 16:31:38 GMT
    The Upstate will host two job fairs on July 24th.The Upstate will host two job fairs on July 24th.
    Job seekers will have two opportunities to find employment on July 24th.
    Job seekers will have two opportunities to find employment on July 24th.
  • Warning About Latest Scams Hitting Upstate

    Warning About Latest Scams Hitting Upstate

    Tuesday, July 22 2014 6:39 PM EDT2014-07-22 22:39:39 GMT

    An Upstate Sheriff's Office has a warning about scams hitting our area right now. They're targeting people by phone and email.

    An Upstate Sheriff's Office has a warning about scams hitting our area right now. They're targeting people by phone and email.

  • Renters' Rights When It Comes To AC

    Renters' Rights When It Comes To AC

    Tuesday, July 22 2014 9:57 AM EDT2014-07-22 13:57:18 GMT

    Having no air conditioning in this heat can be miserable and even dangerous for some people. We've heard from many viewers who are living without AC and want to know how to get your landlord to fix it.

    Having no air conditioning in this heat can be miserable and even dangerous for some people. We've heard from many viewers who are living without AC and want to know how to get your landlord to fix it.

  • 4th Patient Dies In Connection With Infection At GHS

    4th Patient Dies In Connection With Infection At GHS

    Monday, July 21 2014 10:20 PM EDT2014-07-22 02:20:44 GMT
    Officials announced Monday, GHS is putting several new procedures in place to prevent this sort of thing from happening in the future.
    Officials announced Monday, GHS is putting several new procedures in place to prevent this sort of thing from happening in the future.
  • More Chikungunya Cases Confirmed In SC

    More Chikungunya Cases Confirmed In SC

    Monday, July 21 2014 6:44 PM EDT2014-07-21 22:44:59 GMT

    Three cases of the chikungunya virus have now been reported in South Carolina. And all the rain we're seeing in the Upstate means we'll soon be seeing more mosquitoes.

    Three cases of the chikungunya virus have now been reported in South Carolina. And all the rain we're seeing in the Upstate means we'll soon be seeing more mosquitoes.

  • Facebook Page Of Deceased Anderson Co. Man Becomes Active

    Facebook Page Of Deceased Anderson Co. Man Becomes Active

    Monday, July 21 2014 6:21 PM EDT2014-07-21 22:21:41 GMT
    An Anderson County family is learning, sometimes you are forced to protect a loved one’s online presence after you die.
    An Anderson County family is learning, sometimes you are forced to protect a loved one’s online presence after you die.

  • Demand For Care Clinics Increasing In SC

    Demand For Care Clinics Increasing In SC

    Friday, July 18 2014 6:37 PM EDT2014-07-18 22:37:19 GMT

    Care clinics are popping up in more places near you. And now a major retailer is getting in the game.

    Care clinics are popping up in more places near you. And now a major retailer is getting in the game.

  • South Carolina Jobless Rate Holds At 5.3%

    South Carolina Jobless Rate Holds At 5.3%

    Friday, July 18 2014 10:05 AM EDT2014-07-18 14:05:20 GMT
    There has been no change in the jobless figure since April according to the S.C. Department of Employment and Workforce.There has been no change in the jobless figure since April according to the S.C. Department of Employment and Workforce.
    South Carolina's unemployment rate remained unchanged at 5.3 percent in June for the second straight month. There has been no change in the jobless figure since April according to the S.C. Department of Employment and Workforce.
    South Carolina's unemployment rate remained unchanged at 5.3 percent in June for the second straight month. There has been no change in the jobless figure since April according to the S.C. Department of Employment and Workforce.
  • Jobs Fairs Across The Upstate For July 18

    Jobs Fairs Across The Upstate For July 18

    Friday, July 18 2014 6:06 AM EDT2014-07-18 10:06:56 GMT
    The Upstate will host two job fairs today.The Upstate will host two job fairs today.
    There are two job fairs to report this morning across the Upstate.
    There are two job fairs to report this morning across the Upstate.
  • 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.

  • Customers Digesting Higher Chocolate Prices

    Customers Digesting Higher Chocolate Prices

    Wednesday, July 16 2014 11:53 AM EDT2014-07-16 15:53:52 GMT
    Hershey is raising prices on its Kisses, Reese's, Mounds Bars and other candy about eight percent.
    Hershey is raising prices on its Kisses, Reese's, Mounds Bars and other candy about eight percent.
  • Local Hospitals Rank Among Nation's Best

    Local Hospitals Rank Among Nation's Best

    Wednesday, July 16 2014 5:15 AM EDT2014-07-16 09:15:25 GMT
    Some local hospitals have bragging rights as the nation's best.Some local hospitals have bragging rights as the nation's best.
    A hospital in North Carolina ranks among the nation’s best overall medical facilities in a report by U.S. News World Report.
    A hospital in North Carolina ranks among the nation’s best overall medical facilities in a report by U.S. News World Report.
  • Upstate Will Host Five Job Fairs On July 16

    Upstate Will Host Five Job Fairs On July 16

    Wednesday, July 16 2014 5:06 AM EDT2014-07-16 09:06:30 GMT
    The Upstate will host five recruiting events on July 16th.The Upstate will host five recruiting events on July 16th.
    If you are looking for a new job, then you will find five opportunities around the upstate on July 16th.
    If you are looking for a new job, then you will find five opportunities around the upstate on July 16th.
  • Free Home Repairs Helping Homeowners Across Upstate

    Free Home Repairs Helping Homeowners Across Upstate

    Monday, July 14 2014 6:35 PM EDT2014-07-14 22:35:43 GMT

    It's a huge need in the Upstate: Home repairs for folks who desperately need them but just can't afford it. Help is available in your area, if you know where to look.

    It's a huge need in the Upstate: Home repairs for folks who desperately need them but just can't afford it. Help is available in your area, if you know where to look.

  • First Case Of Chikungunya Virus This Year Confirmed In SC

    First Case Of Chikungunya Virus This Year Confirmed In SC

    Friday, July 11 2014 5:05 PM EDT2014-07-11 21:05:29 GMT
    State health officials say they have confirmed the first case of chikungunya virus this year in a South Carolina resident. The SC Department of Health and Environmental Control says a person from the Upstate got the virus on a recent trip to Haiti.
    State health officials say they have confirmed the first case of chikungunya virus this year in a South Carolina resident. The SC Department of Health and Environmental Control says a person from the Upstate got the virus on a recent trip to Haiti.
  • Investigation Follow-Up : Cherokee Dispatchers Follow Through With Promise

    Investigation Follow-Up : Cherokee Dispatchers Follow Through With Promise

    Thursday, July 10 2014 5:13 PM EDT2014-07-10 21:13:52 GMT
    Cherokee County 911 dispatchers said they had plans to save lives.  7 On Your Side finds out what they've accomplished.Cherokee County 911 dispatchers said they had plans to save lives. 7 On Your Side finds out what they've accomplished.
    After a 7 On Your Side investigation uncovered a dangerous computer glitch that could delay first responders during fires, police calls and medical emergencies, Cherokee County 911 dispatchers promised to increase training and introduce new systems to protect people in need. In a follow-up investigation, 911 Director Reggie Petty said his staff was engaged in weekly hands-on training and trying to enroll as many people as possible in a sophisticated new software tool called “Smart 911”. In Fe...
    After a 7 On Your Side investigation uncovered a dangerous computer glitch that could delay first responders during fires, police calls and medical emergencies, Cherokee County 911 dispatchers promised to increase training and introduce new systems to protect people in need. In a follow-up investigation, 911 Director Reggie Petty said his staff was engaged in weekly hands-on training and trying to enroll as many people as possible in a sophisticated new software tool called “Smart 911”. In Fe...
  • Online Shoppers: New Warning Related To Customer Satisfaction Surveys

    Online Shoppers: New Warning Related To Customer Satisfaction Surveys

    Wednesday, July 9 2014 6:26 PM EDT2014-07-09 22:26:00 GMT

    If you shop online, you've probably gotten one of those customer satisfaction surveys after your purchase. A new warning from the BBB might have you think twice before clicking on one you get via email or text.

    If you shop online, you've probably gotten one of those customer satisfaction surveys after your purchase. A new warning from the BBB might have you think twice before clicking on one you get via email or text.

  • SC Works To Hold Job Fairs In Cherokee And Union

    SC Works To Hold Job Fairs In Cherokee And Union

    Monday, July 7 2014 5:03 PM EDT2014-07-07 21:03:35 GMT
    SC Works will host recruiting events in both Cherokee and Union this Friday.SC Works will host recruiting events in both Cherokee and Union this Friday.
    SC Works will host job fairs in both Cherokee and Union this Friday, July 11.
    SC Works will host job fairs in both Cherokee and Union this Friday, July 11.
  • Job Fair To Offer Careers At Milliken

    Job Fair To Offer Careers At Milliken

    Monday, July 7 2014 1:49 PM EDT2014-07-07 17:49:33 GMT
    MAU will host a job fair on July 9th from 9 am until 1 pm.MAU will host a job fair on July 9th from 9 am until 1 pm.
    MAU will be hosting a career fair for jobs with Milliken in Simpsonville this Wednesday, July 9th, from 9 am until 1 pm.
    MAU will be hosting a career fair for jobs with Milliken in Simpsonville this Wednesday, July 9th, from 9 am until 1 pm.
  • Top 7 Buys In July

    Top 7 Buys In July

    Friday, July 4 2014 6:00 PM EDT2014-07-04 22:00:23 GMT
    If you love to shop those holiday sales, you'll be glad to know the 4th of July offers something unique. It's probably the only time you'll get deep discounts on items still in season. And some things are discounted more than others.
    If you love to shop those holiday sales, you'll be glad to know the 4th of July offers something unique. It's probably the only time you'll get deep discounts on items still in season. And some things are discounted more than others.
  • Parents: Is Your Child's Car Seat Safe?

    Parents: Is Your Child's Car Seat Safe?

    Wednesday, July 2 2014 6:41 PM EDT2014-07-02 22:41:33 GMT
    It's a check that could save your child's life. A new recall by a major manufacturer of car seats has safety experts warning parents about common mistakes you could be making without even knowing it.
    It's a check that could save your child's life. A new recall by a major manufacturer of car seats has safety experts warning parents about common mistakes you could be making without even knowing it.
  • Build A DIY Air Conditioner for $8

    Build A DIY Air Conditioner for $8

    Wednesday, July 2 2014 10:13 AM EDT2014-07-02 14:13:44 GMT
    These homemade air-conditioner instructions will help you skip the expense of air conditioning this summer. One of the nice things about these air conditioners is that it'll give you up to 6 hours of coolness. They're not too complicated, and the cheapest one can be built for around $8 bucks. You even have the option to use solar power.If you end up building one of these ACs - be sure to send us a video or picture of your creation. We may even share it on air or online.
    These homemade air-conditioner instructions will help you skip the expense of air conditioning this summer. One of the nice things about these air conditioners is that it'll give you up to 6 hours of coolness. They're not too complicated, and the cheapest one can be built for around $8 bucks. You even have the option to use solar power.If you end up building one of these ACs - be sure to send us a video or picture of your creation. We may even share it on air or online.
  • South Carolina Agency Allows Pollution Permits To Expire

    South Carolina Agency Allows Pollution Permits To Expire

    Tuesday, July 1 2014 4:12 PM EDT2014-07-01 20:12:29 GMT
    How open is your government?  7 On Your Side puts it to the test.How open is your government? 7 On Your Side puts it to the test.
    More than 100 permits, required under the federal Clean Water Act, have been allowed to expire in South Carolina meaning new standards for pollution control have been delayed and public input required as each permit is renewed is silent.  
    More than 100 permits, required under the federal Clean Water Act, have been allowed to expire in South Carolina meaning new standards for pollution control have been delayed and public input required as each permit is renewed is silent.  
  • Thousands of Upstate Seniors Could Lose Critical Care

    Thousands of Upstate Seniors Could Lose Critical Care

    Tuesday, July 1 2014 4:06 PM EDT2014-07-01 20:06:17 GMT
    How open is your government?  7 On Your Side puts it to the test.How open is your government? 7 On Your Side puts it to the test.
    Millions of state and federal tax dollars intended for vulnerable Upstate seniors was delayed for more than four months by what the Lieutenant Governor’s office called “incorrect invoices”. The funding, through the “Older Americans Act” is intended to keep seniors in their own homes instead of assisted living at a far lower cost.  
    Millions of state and federal tax dollars intended for vulnerable Upstate seniors was delayed for more than four months by what the Lieutenant Governor’s office called “incorrect invoices”. The funding, through the “Older Americans Act” is intended to keep seniors in their own homes instead of assisted living at a far lower cost.  
  • Your Right To Know: How Open Is Your Local Government?

    Your Right To Know: How Open Is Your Local Government?

    Tuesday, July 1 2014 4:04 PM EDT2014-07-01 20:04:48 GMT
    How open is your government?  7 On Your Side puts it to the test.How open is your government? 7 On Your Side puts it to the test.
    7 On Your Side puts your government to the test.  How open are officials with public information? Does everyone obey the law?
    7 On Your Side puts your government to the test.  How open are officials with public information? Does everyone obey the law?
  • 7OYS Investigation Finds Dangerous 9-1-1 Glitch

    7OYS Investigation Finds Dangerous 9-1-1 Glitch

    Tuesday, July 1 2014 4:02 PM EDT2014-07-01 20:02:18 GMT
    A dangerous computer "glitch" left a Cherokee County mother waiting while her three children were trapped by a fire.  A 7 On Your Side Investigation found out why firefighters took so long to respond.
    A dangerous computer "glitch" left a Cherokee County mother waiting while her three children were trapped by a fire.  A 7 On Your Side Investigation found out why firefighters took so long to respond.
  • Flow Of Filth: Investigation Shows What's Really In Your Creek

    Flow Of Filth: Investigation Shows What's Really In Your Creek

    Tuesday, July 1 2014 4:00 PM EDT2014-07-01 20:00:34 GMT
    7 On Your Side analyzed hundreds of federal records and dug through dozens of state documents to find a long history of violations by several Upstate wastewater treatment facilities.
    7 On Your Side analyzed hundreds of federal records and dug through dozens of state documents to find a long history of violations by several Upstate wastewater treatment facilities.
  • 7OYS Investigation: Flow of Filth

    7OYS Investigation: Flow of Filth

    Wednesday, April 23 2014 5:02 PM EDT2014-04-23 21:02:15 GMT
    The water near your home could be dangerous to your health, and what we found out will make you sick.
    The water near your home could be dangerous to your health, and what we found out will make you sick.
  • 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.
  • Monday Night At 6

    Community Watchdog Investigation

    Community Watchdog Investigation

    Wednesday, November 27 2013 6:00 PM EST2013-11-27 23:00:26 GMT

    A private school collects hundreds of thousands of dollars in donations and thousands more of your tax dollars. IRS records show the school is run by a board of directors, but when we checked we found several of those board members have been dead for years. So who’s really in charge of spending the money? After our investigation, the SC Secretary of State is looking into the case.

    A private school collects hundreds of thousands of dollars in donations and thousands more of your tax dollars. IRS records show the school is run by a board of directors, but when we checked we found several of those board members have been dead for years. So who’s really in charge of spending the money? After our investigation, the SC Secretary of State is looking into the case.

  • Watchdog Investigation : Emails Show Grade Changing At Upstate School

    Watchdog Investigation : Emails Show Grade Changing At Upstate School

    Wednesday, August 14 2013 12:15 PM EDT2013-08-14 16:15:04 GMT
    At least one Upstate school changed failing grades and gave higher scores than students actually earned, according to emails obtained through the Freedom of Information Act.At least one Upstate school changed failing grades and gave higher scores than students actually earned, according to emails obtained through the Freedom of Information Act.
    At least one Upstate school changed failing grades and gave higher scores than students actually earned, according to emails obtained through the Freedom of Information Act.
    At least one Upstate school changed failing grades and gave higher scores than students actually earned, according to emails obtained through the Freedom of Information Act.
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  • State Agencies Probe Greenville Crematorium After 7OYS Investigation

    State Agencies Probe Greenville Crematorium After 7OYS Investigation

    Thursday, July 24 2014 10:59 PM EDT2014-07-25 02:59:15 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.
  • New Lifesaving Tool Now in AnMed Health Helicopter

    New Lifesaving Tool Now in AnMed Health Helicopter

    Thursday, July 24 2014 10:45 PM EDT2014-07-25 02:45:35 GMT
    AnMed Health's LifeFlight now carries a new cooler with lifesaving blood and plasma on every call.AnMed Health's LifeFlight now carries a new cooler with lifesaving blood and plasma on every call.
    From the battlefield to the Upstate, new lifesaving technology is going airborne. AnMed Health’s LifeFlight is changing the game by bringing a new cooler with blood and plasma on every call.
    From the battlefield to the Upstate, new lifesaving technology is going airborne. AnMed Health’s LifeFlight is changing the game by bringing a new cooler with blood and plasma on every call.
  • Meth Lab Impact In Upstate

    Meth Lab Impact In Upstate

    Thursday, July 24 2014 6:50 PM EDT2014-07-24 22:50:25 GMT

    Drug enforcement officers in one Upstate county have made five meth lab busts in just four weeks. Experts say it's important to know when crimes like this are happening near you.

    Drug enforcement officers in one Upstate county have made five meth lab busts in just four weeks. Experts say it's important to know when crimes like this are happening near you.

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