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  • Asheville Woman Arrested After Deadly Bartlett Street Shooting

    Asheville Woman Arrested After Deadly Bartlett Street Shooting

    Friday, August 29 2014 8:55 PM EDT2014-08-30 00:55:07 GMT
    Asheville Police say they've made an arrest in a deadly shooting Friday on Bartlett Street.Asheville Police say they've made an arrest in a deadly shooting Friday on Bartlett Street.

     Asheville Police say they've made an arrest in a deadly shooting on Bartlett Street Friday afternoon.

     Asheville Police say they've made an arrest in a deadly shooting on Bartlett Street Friday afternoon.

  • NC Apple Festival Returns To Hendersonville

    NC Apple Festival Returns To Hendersonville

    Friday, August 29 2014 7:47 PM EDT2014-08-29 23:47:10 GMT
    The NC Apple Festival runs from Friday to Monday and officials say more than 225,000 people attended last year.The NC Apple Festival runs from Friday to Monday and officials say more than 225,000 people attended last year.

    Local farmers are celebrating a bountiful apple harvest this Labor Day weekend.

    Local farmers are celebrating a bountiful apple harvest this Labor Day weekend.

  • Spartanburg Man Arrested For 2nd Time, Burglary Arrest

    Spartanburg Man Arrested For 2nd Time, Burglary Arrest

    Friday, August 29 2014 7:14 PM EDT2014-08-29 23:14:57 GMT
    Spartanburg County deputies say they arrested Romel Alfaro,  same man arrested they say for assaulting 3 women on August 17th. Photo Courtesy: Spartanburg County Sheriff's OfficeSpartanburg County deputies say they arrested Romel Alfaro, same man arrested they say for assaulting 3 women on August 17th. Photo Courtesy: Spartanburg County Sheriff's Office
    Spartanburg County deputies say they've arrested the same man they say they booked for assaulting three women on August 17th.
    Spartanburg County deputies say they've arrested the same man they say they booked for assaulting three women on August 17th.

  • Spartanburg Co. Schools Host Chinese Exchange Students

    Spartanburg Co. Schools Host Chinese Exchange Students

    Friday, August 29 2014 6:44 PM EDT2014-08-29 22:44:19 GMT
    Spartanburg Schools Host Chinese Exchange StudentsSpartanburg Schools Host Chinese Exchange Students
    Spartanburg County School District Five hosted about 20 exchange students this week from China.
    Spartanburg County School District Five hosted about 20 exchange students this week from China.
  • 2 Security Guards Found Dead Off Laurens Rd in Greenville Co.

    2 Security Guards Found Dead Off Laurens Rd in Greenville Co.

    Friday, August 29 2014 5:57 PM EDT2014-08-29 21:57:15 GMT
    A woman delivering newspapers found the bodies of two security guards at the old John D. Hollingsworth On Wheels textile factory at 3309 Laurens Road at 3:36 a.m.
    A woman delivering newspapers found the bodies of two security guards at the old John D. Hollingsworth On Wheels textile factory at 3309 Laurens Road at 3:36 a.m.
  • Man Arrested After Motorcycle Chase Through 2 Counties

    Man Arrested After Motorcycle Chase Through 2 Counties

    Friday, August 29 2014 4:59 PM EDT2014-08-29 20:59:59 GMT
    Eric Fontaine faced charges of reckless driving, failure to stop and possession of marijuanaEric Fontaine faced charges of reckless driving, failure to stop and possession of marijuana
    Oconee County deputies arrested Eric Fontaine of Fletcher, NC and charged him with reckless driving, failure to stop and simple possession of marijuana. The Oconee County Sheriff's Office says a deputy spotted Fontaine on a motorcycle, traveling at a high rate of speed Friday afternoon on Highway 123 near Seneca.
    Oconee County deputies arrested Eric Fontaine of Fletcher, NC and charged him with reckless driving, failure to stop and simple possession of marijuana. The Oconee County Sheriff's Office says a deputy spotted Fontaine on a motorcycle, traveling at a high rate of speed Friday afternoon on Highway 123 near Seneca.
  • Police Searching For Missing, Endangered Woman

    Police Searching For Missing, Endangered Woman

    Friday, August 29 2014 3:36 PM EDT2014-08-29 19:36:28 GMT
    Missing: Pauline Pinson, 77Missing: Pauline Pinson, 77
    Greenville police need your help locating a missing woman. Pauline Pinson, 77, is believed to be endangered. She was last seen driving down Haywood Road.
    Greenville police need your help locating a missing woman. Pauline Pinson, 77, is believed to be endangered. She was last seen driving down Haywood Road.
  • Greer Child Suffers Broken Arm In Pit Bull Attack

    Greer Child Suffers Broken Arm In Pit Bull Attack

    Friday, August 29 2014 2:53 PM EDT2014-08-29 18:53:05 GMT
    The incident happened around 4:30 p.m. Thursday on Harvey Road in Greer.The incident happened around 4:30 p.m. Thursday on Harvey Road in Greer.
    Greer Police say a six-year old boy suffered a broken arm in three places when a pit bull attacked him after he got off a school bus. The dog was owned by a woman who says she bought the animal off Craigslist and had no documentation for the pet.
    Greer Police say a six-year old boy suffered a broken arm in three places when a pit bull attacked him after he got off a school bus. The dog was owned by a woman who says she bought the animal off Craigslist and had no documentation for the pet.
  • Cyclists In Upstate For Para-Cycling Road World Championships

    Cyclists In Upstate For Para-Cycling Road World Championships

    Friday, August 29 2014 12:28 PM EDT2014-08-29 16:28:42 GMT
    Cyclists from around the world are in the area this week for the Para-Cycling Road World Championships, an event billed as the Super Bowl of Para-cycling on the events website.
    Cyclists from around the world are in the area this week for the Para-Cycling Road World Championships, an event billed as the Super Bowl of Para-cycling on the events website.
  • Husband Picks $100K Winning Numbers For Mauldin Woman

    Husband Picks $100K Winning Numbers For Mauldin Woman

    Friday, August 29 2014 10:53 AM EDT2014-08-29 14:53:01 GMT
    The S.C. Education Lottery says the woman played those numbers at the Pavan Food Store on East Butler Rd.The S.C. Education Lottery says the woman played those numbers at the Pavan Food Store on East Butler Rd.
    A Mauldin woman won $100,000 in a lottery game using numbers picked by her husband. The winner's husband went online to search previous winning numbers from the Palmetto Cash 5 game.
    A Mauldin woman won $100,000 in a lottery game using numbers picked by her husband. The winner's husband went online to search previous winning numbers from the Palmetto Cash 5 game.
  • Ron Wilson, Along With Wife & Brother Appear In Court

    Ron Wilson, Along With Wife & Brother Appear In Court

    Thursday, August 28 2014 7:59 PM EDT2014-08-28 23:59:05 GMT
    Ron Wilson, estranged wife and brother appear in Greenville court.Ron Wilson, estranged wife and brother appear in Greenville court.

    Ron Wilson along with his estranged wife and brother appear in Greenville court Thursday to face additional charges in Ponzi scheme case.

    Ron Wilson along with his estranged wife and brother appear in Greenville court Thursday to face additional charges in Ponzi scheme case.

  • Reward Offered For Greer Firearms Theft

    Reward Offered For Greer Firearms Theft

    Thursday, August 28 2014 7:01 PM EDT2014-08-28 23:01:09 GMT
    The ATF is joining other organizations in offering a reward to help solve a firearms theft in Greer in July. Photo Courtesy Greer PDThe ATF is joining other organizations in offering a reward to help solve a firearms theft in Greer in July. Photo Courtesy Greer PD

    The ATF is joining other organizations in offering a reward to help solve a firearms theft in Greer in July.

    The ATF is joining other organizations in offering a reward to help solve a firearms theft in Greer in July.

  • Attempted Murder Charge For Driver In Clinton Crash

    Attempted Murder Charge For Driver In Clinton Crash

    Thursday, August 28 2014 6:11 PM EDT2014-08-28 22:11:26 GMT
    Alton PaytonAlton Payton

    Clinton Public Safety has filed an attempted murder charge against the driver of a car that plowed into Bailey Manor Wednesday afternoon. Public Safety Director Robin Morse says Alton Payton, 84, will also be charged with one count of malicious damage to real property.

    Clinton Public Safety has filed an attempted murder charge against the driver of a car that plowed into Bailey Manor Wednesday afternoon. Public Safety Director Robin Morse says Alton Payton, 84, will also be charged with one count of malicious damage to real property.

  • Upstate Drivers Can Expect Checkpoints, Heavy Enforcement This Holiday Weekend

    Upstate Drivers Can Expect Checkpoints, Heavy Enforcement This Holiday Weekend

    Thursday, August 28 2014 5:30 PM EDT2014-08-28 21:30:10 GMT

    If you plan to drive anywhere this weekend, you'll have a lot of company. AAA Carolinas says thousands more people will be on the roads this holiday weekend. And local law enforcement agencies are planning more patrols and checkpoints to keep you safe.

    If you plan to drive anywhere this weekend, you'll have a lot of company. AAA Carolinas says thousands more people will be on the roads this holiday weekend. And local law enforcement agencies are planning more patrols and checkpoints to keep you safe.

  • Suspicious Fire At Biltmore Family Medicine In Asheville

    Suspicious Fire At Biltmore Family Medicine In Asheville

    Thursday, August 28 2014 4:29 PM EDT2014-08-28 20:29:23 GMT
    Fire At Biltmore Family Medicine Determined To Be SuspiciousFire At Biltmore Family Medicine Determined To Be Suspicious
    The Asheville-Buncombe Arson Task Force determined that a fire at Biltmore Family Medicine, on Saint Dunstans Road, is suspicious in nature. Crews were called to that location around 3:15am on August 4th.
    The Asheville-Buncombe Arson Task Force determined that a fire at Biltmore Family Medicine, on Saint Dunstans Road, is suspicious in nature. Crews were called to that location around 3:15am on August 4th.
  • Spartanburg Co. Employee Charged With Breach Of Trust

    Spartanburg Co. Employee Charged With Breach Of Trust

    Thursday, August 28 2014 3:59 PM EDT2014-08-28 19:59:03 GMT
    Mugshot from Spartanburg County Sheriff's OfficeMugshot from Spartanburg County Sheriff's Office
    Charles "Tony" Barnett, who was the Administrator/Assistant Director of Emergency Preparedness in Spartanburg County, was arrested Wednesday on charges of Breach of Trust.
    Charles "Tony" Barnett, who was the Administrator/Assistant Director of Emergency Preparedness in Spartanburg County, was arrested Wednesday on charges of Breach of Trust.
  • Child, 1, Tests Positive For Meth, Westminster Mom Charged

    Child, 1, Tests Positive For Meth, Westminster Mom Charged

    Thursday, August 28 2014 11:36 AM EDT2014-08-28 15:36:28 GMT
    Bridgette Delanea McCallBridgette Delanea McCall
    A Westminster woman is under arrest after sheriff's investigators say her one-year old child tested positive for methamphetamine. Bridgette Delanea McCall, 36, is charged with unlawful neglect of a child by the Oconee County Sheriff's Office.
    A Westminster woman is under arrest after sheriff's investigators say her one-year old child tested positive for methamphetamine. Bridgette Delanea McCall, 36, is charged with unlawful neglect of a child by the Oconee County Sheriff's Office.
  • School Bus Involved In Crash In Greenville Co.

    School Bus Involved In Crash In Greenville Co.

    Thursday, August 28 2014 9:04 AM EDT2014-08-28 13:04:59 GMT
    A Carolina High School bus was involved in a wreck in Greenville County Thursday morning. School district officials say 27 students were on the bus at the time of the crash. They say there were no injuries as a result.
    A Carolina High School bus was involved in a wreck in Greenville County Thursday morning. School district officials say 27 students were on the bus at the time of the crash. They say there were no injuries as a result.
  • 1 Hurt After Shots Fired On Jones St. In Anderson Co.

    1 Hurt After Shots Fired On Jones St. In Anderson Co.

    Thursday, August 28 2014 6:10 AM EDT2014-08-28 10:10:44 GMT
    The Anderson County Sheriff's Office responded to a shooting in Anderson County.Deputies were called around 11:30 Wednesday night to Jones Street. One victim was taken by EMS to a hospital. Right now that person's condition isn't known.
    The Anderson County Sheriff's Office responded to a shooting in Anderson County.Deputies were called around 11:30 Wednesday night to Jones Street. One victim was taken by EMS to a hospital. Right now that person's condition isn't known.
  • Shot Fired In Armed Robbery Of Greenville Gas Station

    Shot Fired In Armed Robbery Of Greenville Gas Station

    Wednesday, August 27 2014 11:17 PM EDT2014-08-28 03:17:32 GMT
    Deputies are investigating an armed robbery at the Lil' Cricket on White Horse Road in Greenville Wednesday.
    Deputies are investigating an armed robbery at the Lil' Cricket on White Horse Road in Greenville Wednesday.
  • 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...
  • Car Crashes Into Bailey Manor In Clinton, 8 Sent To Hospital

    Car Crashes Into Bailey Manor In Clinton, 8 Sent To Hospital

    Wednesday, August 27 2014 8:26 PM EDT2014-08-28 00:26:53 GMT
    Officials tell us the car went 20-30 feet into the lobby and down the hall of Bailey Manor on Jacobs Highway late Wednesday afternoon. The vehicle then caught fire.
    Officials tell us the car went 20-30 feet into the lobby and down the hall of Bailey Manor on Jacobs Highway late Wednesday afternoon. The vehicle then caught fire.
  • Coroner ID's Human Remains Found In Spartanburg Co.

    Coroner ID's Human Remains Found In Spartanburg Co.

    Wednesday, August 27 2014 7:56 PM EDT2014-08-27 23:56:43 GMT
    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.
    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.
  • Anderson Co. PAWS Announces Targeted Quarantine

    Anderson Co. PAWS Announces Targeted Quarantine

    Wednesday, August 27 2014 7:51 PM EDT2014-08-27 23:51:32 GMT
    Anderson County PAWS announces limited two week public access schedule due to targeted quarantine.Anderson County PAWS announces limited two week public access schedule due to targeted quarantine.
    Anderson County PAWS announces limited two week public access schedule due to targeted quarantine.
    Anderson County PAWS announces limited two week public access schedule due to targeted quarantine.

  • Iva Police Looking For Robbery Suspect

    Iva Police Looking For Robbery Suspect

    Wednesday, August 27 2014 7:24 PM EDT2014-08-27 23:24:40 GMT
    Iva Police and Anderson County deputies search for robbery suspect. Photo Courtesy: Anderson Co. Sheriff's Office Iva Police and Anderson County deputies search for robbery suspect. Photo Courtesy: Anderson Co. Sheriff's Office

    Iva Police are trying to identify a suspect who entered a convenience store there, demanded money and left.

    Iva Police are trying to identify a suspect who entered a convenience store there, demanded money and left.

  • More Rabies Cases Reported In Upstate

    More Rabies Cases Reported In Upstate

    Wednesday, August 27 2014 6:29 PM EDT2014-08-27 22:29:49 GMT

    New numbers show more new cases of rabies in South Carolina and in the Upstate. The latest confirmed rabid animal in Laurens County exposed four people to the disease.

    New numbers show more new cases of rabies in South Carolina and in the Upstate. The latest confirmed rabid animal in Laurens County exposed four people to the disease.

  • MUGS: 15 Children Removed From Woodruff Home, Adults Arrested

    MUGS: 15 Children Removed From Woodruff Home, Adults Arrested

    Wednesday, August 27 2014 6:16 PM EDT2014-08-27 22:16:58 GMT

    Investigators say they found the trailer surrounded by piles of clothes and trash, a swimming pool with green water, animal feces and roaches on the floor of the home and unsecured guns and medicine bottles.

    Investigators say they found the trailer surrounded by piles of clothes and trash, a swimming pool with green water, animal feces and roaches on the floor of the home and unsecured guns and medicine bottles.

  • PICS: Most of 100+ Dogs Seized Tues. in Laurens Have New Homes

    PICS: Most of 100+ Dogs Seized Tues. in Laurens Have New Homes

    Wednesday, August 27 2014 4:59 PM EDT2014-08-27 20:59:52 GMT
    Courtesy FacebookCourtesy Facebook
    Loaded up into out-of-town shelters’ vans or carried off in new owners’ loving arms, only about 20 of the dogs remained in Laurens County Animal Control’s pens by Wednesday afternoon.
    Loaded up into out-of-town shelters’ vans or carried off in new owners’ loving arms, only about 20 of the dogs remained in Laurens County Animal Control’s pens by Wednesday afternoon.
  • Neighborhood Finds Out It’s in Floodplain After All

    Neighborhood Finds Out It’s in Floodplain After All

    Wednesday, August 27 2014 2:16 PM EDT2014-08-27 18:16:05 GMT
    The culvert on Crosscreek Lane busted when a major downpour hit the upstate earlier this month. That road is still blocked near its intersection with Eagle Ridge Lane.The culvert on Crosscreek Lane busted when a major downpour hit the upstate earlier this month. That road is still blocked near its intersection with Eagle Ridge Lane.
    Neighbors in Greenville County’s Mountainbrooke neighborhood are fired up after finding out Monday FEMA has designated parts of it as a floodplain – weeks after a culvert collapsed and flooded homes.
    Neighbors in Greenville County’s Mountainbrooke neighborhood are fired up after finding out Monday FEMA has designated parts of it as a floodplain – weeks after a culvert collapsed and flooded homes.
  • Child Injured After Car Hits Stroller

    Child Injured After Car Hits Stroller

    Wednesday, August 27 2014 1:55 PM EDT2014-08-27 17:55:50 GMT
    According to investigators, a woman was pushing the stroller through a crosswalk on Church Street in downtown Spartanburg when the accident happened.
    According to investigators, a woman was pushing the stroller through a crosswalk on Church Street in downtown Spartanburg when the accident happened.
  • K9 to Sniff Out Explosives at Buncombe Co. Schools

    Wednesday, August 27 2014 12:39 PM EDT2014-08-27 16:39:38 GMT
    The Buncombe County Sheriff's Office introduced its new K9 officer today. Sampson is the first police dog in the entire country to be trained in Person Borne weapons and explosive detection. He'll use this training in a school setting.
    The Buncombe County Sheriff's Office introduced its new K9 officer today. Sampson is the first police dog in the entire country to be trained in Person Borne weapons and explosive detection. He'll use this training in a school setting.
  • Union Burglar Busted After Getting Stuck in Window

    Union Burglar Busted After Getting Stuck in Window

    Wednesday, August 27 2014 12:14 PM EDT2014-08-27 16:14:14 GMT
    A break-in at the Union Senior Center was foiled when one of the suspected burglars got stuck in the building's rear window.
    A break-in at the Union Senior Center was foiled when one of the suspected burglars got stuck in the building's rear window.
  • Greenville Man Arrested, Charged With Lexington County Shooting

    Greenville Man Arrested, Charged With Lexington County Shooting

    Wednesday, August 27 2014 10:48 AM EDT2014-08-27 14:48:38 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.
  • 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.
  • Fountain Inn Man Killed On Greenpond Road

    Fountain Inn Man Killed On Greenpond Road

    Wednesday, August 27 2014 9:30 AM EDT2014-08-27 13:30:18 GMT
    1 dead after crash in Greenville County.1 dead after crash in Greenville County.
    A Fountain Inn man was killed in an accident on Greenpond Road early Wednesday morning. Donald Lance Tucker, 29, was killed in the crash near Martin Road just after 12:30 a.m. 
    A Fountain Inn man was killed in an accident on Greenpond Road early Wednesday morning. Donald Lance Tucker, 29, was killed in the crash near Martin Road just after 12:30 a.m. according to the Greenville County Coroner.
  • 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. 
    The Town of Blacksburg went to the polls Tuesday for a runoff election with Mayor David Hogue and challenger Darren Janesky on the ballot. 
  • Northside Improvement Project Delayed By Property Dispute

    Northside Improvement Project Delayed By Property Dispute

    Tuesday, August 26 2014 6:01 PM EDT2014-08-26 22:01:51 GMT
    Northside redevelopment plan delayedNorthside redevelopment plan delayed
    Development delayed—plans to improve a Northside neighborhood in Spartanburg are stalled as the city negotiations with a "big time" property owner.
    Development delayed—plans to improve a Northside neighborhood in Spartanburg are stalled as the city negotiations with a "big time" property owner.
  • DOT Seeks Your Input On Long-Term Transportation Plan

    DOT Seeks Your Input On Long-Term Transportation Plan

    Tuesday, August 26 2014 5:30 PM EDT2014-08-26 21:30:09 GMT

    It's one of the biggest issues we hear from you about: South Carolina's transportation needs. And now, the SCDOT wants to know what you think of its long term plan to improve transportation across all fronts.

    It's one of the biggest issues we hear from you about: South Carolina's transportation needs. And now, the SCDOT wants to know what you think of its long term plan to improve transportation across all fronts.

  • Driver Charged In Deadly Asheville Crash

    Driver Charged In Deadly Asheville Crash

    Tuesday, August 26 2014 5:27 PM EDT2014-08-26 21:27:28 GMT
    John ZabriskieJohn Zabriskie
    An Asheville man is behind bars after a deadly accident Monday night. John Zabriskie, 49, was charged after police say his 2004 Toyota pickup truck hit a motorcycle driver.
    An Asheville man is behind bars after a deadly accident Monday night. John Zabriskie, 49, was charged after police say his 2004 Toyota pickup truck hit a motorcycle driver.
  • 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.
  • Man Arrested at Walmart Previously Charged with Assaulting Officer

    Man Arrested at Walmart Previously Charged with Assaulting Officer

    Tuesday, August 26 2014 5:18 PM EDT2014-08-26 21:18:15 GMT
    Sandon Matthew Sierad, 32, from GreenvilleSandon Matthew Sierad, 32, from Greenville
    Sandon Sierad's background check shows he was charged with assaulting a Seneca police officer while resisting arrest in 2013.
    Sandon Sierad's background check shows he was charged with assaulting a Seneca police officer while resisting arrest in 2013.
  • Missing Anderson Man Found In Greenville

    Missing Anderson Man Found In Greenville

    Tuesday, August 26 2014 4:41 PM EDT2014-08-26 20:41:02 GMT
    Officials say Shell has been found safe in Greenville.
    Officials say Shell has been found safe in Greenville.
  • Milliken Buys Pipe Wrap

    Milliken Buys Pipe Wrap

    Tuesday, August 26 2014 4:33 PM EDT2014-08-26 20:33:02 GMT
    Milliken Buys Pipe Wrap, Inc.Milliken Buys Pipe Wrap, Inc.
    Milliken announced Tuesday that its subsidiary, Milliken Infrastructure Solutions LLC, bought Pipe Wrap Inc. which is headquartered in Houston. Pipe Wrap specializes in design and construction of composite material for pipe repairs, leak repair and corrosion prevention.
    Milliken announced Tuesday that its subsidiary, Milliken Infrastructure Solutions LLC, bought Pipe Wrap Inc. which is headquartered in Houston. Pipe Wrap specializes in design and construction of composite material for pipe repairs, leak repair and corrosion prevention.
  • 2 At Hospital After Shooting In Anderson Co.

    2 At Hospital After Shooting In Anderson Co.

    Tuesday, August 26 2014 4:28 PM EDT2014-08-26 20:28:03 GMT
    Officials with the Anderson County Sheriff's Office say they were called to a shooting at a home on Blue Ridge Avenue in Belton Tuesday morning around 10:30.
    Officials with the Anderson County Sheriff's Office say they were called to a shooting at a home on Blue Ridge Avenue in Belton Tuesday morning around 10:30.
  • Cooking Oil Spill Contained In Anderson Co.

    Cooking Oil Spill Contained In Anderson Co.

    Tuesday, August 26 2014 1:33 PM EDT2014-08-26 17:33:30 GMT
    Courtesy Anderson Independent-MailCourtesy Anderson Independent-Mail
    A tanker disposing of cooking oil leaked around 50 gallons of it in Honea Path on Tuesday.
    A tanker disposing of cooking oil leaked around 50 gallons of it in Honea Path on Tuesday.
  • Crews Fighting Fire In Anderson Co.

    Crews Fighting Fire In Anderson Co.

    Tuesday, August 26 2014 12:10 PM EDT2014-08-26 16:10:15 GMT
    Courtesy Anderson Indepent-MailCourtesy Anderson Indepent-Mail
    Anderson County firefighters were working to put out flames at a home on Carroll Road and Brown Avenue Extension Tuesday morning.
    Anderson County firefighters were working to put out flames at a home on Carroll Road and Brown Avenue Extension Tuesday morning.
  • Gaffney Moves to Ban Tobacco Use in City-Owned Vehicles

    Gaffney Moves to Ban Tobacco Use in City-Owned Vehicles

    Tuesday, August 26 2014 12:04 PM EDT2014-08-26 16:04:14 GMT
    Gaffney City Council wants to ban tobacco use in city-owned vehicles. Right now, smoking is allowed if the driver is alone in the car.
    Gaffney City Council wants to ban tobacco use in city-owned vehicles. Right now, smoking is allowed if the driver is alone in the car.
  • Golden S. Rescue Due Back In Court

    Golden S. Rescue Due Back In Court

    Tuesday, August 26 2014 9:52 AM EDT2014-08-26 13:52:53 GMT
    Animal rescue group schedule for hearing Tuesday.Animal rescue group schedule for hearing Tuesday.
    Debra Sheridan, the woman in charge of running Golden S Rescue, is due back in court in Anderson County on September 8.
    Debra Sheridan, the woman in charge of running Golden S Rescue, is due back in court in Anderson County on September 8.

  • Man Pleads Guilty To Assault Of Teen; Will Not Register As Sex Offender

    Man Pleads Guilty To Assault Of Teen; Will Not Register As Sex Offender

    Tuesday, August 26 2014 8:46 AM EDT2014-08-26 12:46:24 GMT
    Nathan Fredrick Ottesen plead guilty to first-degree assault and battery Monday for an incident in June that led to a charge of second-degree criminal sexual conduct with a minor.
    Nathan Fredrick Ottesen plead guilty to first-degree assault and battery Monday for an incident in June that led to a charge of second-degree criminal sexual conduct with a minor.
  • Anderson Sheriff's Looking For A Man They Say Is Dangerous

    Anderson Sheriff's Looking For A Man They Say Is Dangerous

    Monday, August 25 2014 11:11 PM EDT2014-08-26 03:11:00 GMT
    Photos provided by the Anderson County Sheriff's Office. Photos provided by the Anderson County Sheriff's Office.
    William Todd Dale purchased lawn equipment on July 2 along with other items from Rogers Outdoor Equipment in Piedmont with a bad check.
    William Todd Dale purchased lawn equipment on July 2 along with other items from Rogers Outdoor Equipment in Piedmont with a bad check.
  • Anderson Sheriff Looking to ID Suspect From Gas Station Burglary

    Anderson Sheriff Looking to ID Suspect From Gas Station Burglary

    Monday, August 25 2014 9:36 PM EDT2014-08-26 01:36:08 GMT
    Photo provided by the Anderson County Sheriff's Office. Photo provided by the Anderson County Sheriff's Office.
    The Anderson County Sheriff's Office is asking for the public's assistance with identifying a suspect in a burglary.
    The Anderson County Sheriff's Office is asking for the public's assistance with identifying a suspect in a burglary.
  • Use of Cameras Holding Law Enforcement, Suspects Accountable

    Use of Cameras Holding Law Enforcement, Suspects Accountable

    Monday, August 25 2014 9:14 PM EDT2014-08-26 01:14:07 GMT
    More than 48 hours later, cell phone videos capturing the take down and arrest of a man inside a Greenville Wal-Mart have gone viral.More than 48 hours later, cell phone videos capturing the take down and arrest of a man inside a Greenville Wal-Mart have gone viral.
    More than 48 hours later, cell phone videos capturing the take down and arrest of a man inside a Greenville Wal-Mart have gone viral. It's due in part to what some consider unnecessary force by the deputy.
    More than 48 hours later, cell phone videos capturing the take down and arrest of a man inside a Greenville Wal-Mart have gone viral. It's due in part to what some consider unnecessary force by the deputy.
  • Earthquakes Common, Not Severe In SC

    Earthquakes Common, Not Severe In SC

    Monday, August 25 2014 6:02 PM EDT2014-08-25 22:02:34 GMT
    Earthquakes are fairly common across South Carolina, but usually not severe and cause little - if any - damage. Fault lines are spread across the state, with the most dangerous - and active - lines in the Charleston area. 
    Earthquakes are fairly common across South Carolina, but usually not severe and cause little - if any - damage. Fault lines are spread across the state, with the most dangerous - and active - lines in the Charleston area. 
  • Teen Rape Case Moves Forward In Henderson Co.

    Teen Rape Case Moves Forward In Henderson Co.

    Monday, August 25 2014 5:10 PM EDT2014-08-25 21:10:49 GMT
    NC prosecutors are moving forward with a rape case in Henderson CountyNC prosecutors are moving forward with a rape case in Henderson County
    North Carolina prosecutors say they are moving forward with a case involving four former football players accused of raping a classmate in Henderson County.
    North Carolina prosecutors say they are moving forward with a case involving four former football players accused of raping a classmate in Henderson County.
  • Deputy, Suspect Taken To Hospital After Altercation

    Deputy, Suspect Taken To Hospital After Altercation

    Monday, August 25 2014 1:33 PM EDT2014-08-25 17:33:48 GMT
    The deputy and suspect were transported AnMed and appeared to have sustained non-life-threatening injuries. Photo by David RogersThe deputy and suspect were transported AnMed and appeared to have sustained non-life-threatening injuries. Photo by David Rogers
    A deputy and a suspect were both taken to the hospital after an altercation Sunday in Anderson County on Bell Road.
    A deputy and a suspect were both taken to the hospital after an altercation Sunday in Anderson County on Bell Road.
  • 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.
  • Man Killed In Abbeville Co. Wreck Identified

    Man Killed In Abbeville Co. Wreck Identified

    Monday, August 25 2014 12:53 PM EDT2014-08-25 16:53:30 GMT
    The SC Highway Patrol says one person is dead after a wreck in Abbeville County. Troopers say it happened just after 6 p.m. Sunday on U.S. 178, east of Honea Path.
    The SC Highway Patrol says one person is dead after a wreck in Abbeville County. Troopers say it happened just after 6 p.m. Sunday on U.S. 178, east of Honea Path.
  • New Details On Walmart Arrest That Has One Deputy On Leave

    New Details On Walmart Arrest That Has One Deputy On Leave

    Monday, August 25 2014 12:11 PM EDT2014-08-25 16:11:26 GMT
    The deputy seen in cell phone video quote "striking the suspect" has been placed on administrative pending an internal investigation by the Greenville County Sheriff's Office.
    The deputy seen in cell phone video quote "striking the suspect" has been placed on administrative pending an internal investigation by the Greenville County Sheriff's Office.
  • Greenville Fire Department Gets FEMA Grant For Smoke Detectors

    Greenville Fire Department Gets FEMA Grant For Smoke Detectors

    Monday, August 25 2014 12:05 PM EDT2014-08-25 16:05:30 GMT
    The Greenville City Fire Department has been awarded a $35,757 Fire Prevention and Safety Grant from the U.S. Department of Homeland Security's Federal Emergency Management Agency.
    The Greenville City Fire Department has been awarded a $35,757 Fire Prevention and Safety Grant from the U.S. Department of Homeland Security's Federal Emergency Management Agency.
  • Accused Burglar Found Sleeping Under Bed Inside Home

    Accused Burglar Found Sleeping Under Bed Inside Home

    Monday, August 25 2014 11:59 AM EDT2014-08-25 15:59:02 GMT
    Charles Thomas AlexanderCharles Thomas Alexander
    A man faces burglary charges accused of breaking into a Spartanburg County home and falling asleep under the victim's bed.
    A man faces burglary charges accused of breaking into a Spartanburg County home and falling asleep under the victim's bed.
  • Deputies: Woman Pulled Trigger Of Empty Gun, Tried To Hit Husband With Ax

    Deputies: Woman Pulled Trigger Of Empty Gun, Tried To Hit Husband With Ax

    Monday, August 25 2014 11:17 AM EDT2014-08-25 15:17:38 GMT
    Patricia OwensbyPatricia Owensby
    A Spartanburg County woman is under arrest after deputies say she tried to attack him with an ax after pulling the trigger on an empty shotgun. Patricia Owensby was charged with criminal domestic violence of a high and aggravated nature by the Spartanburg County Sheriff's Office
    A Spartanburg County woman is under arrest after deputies say she tried to attack him with an ax after pulling the trigger on an empty shotgun. Patricia Owensby was charged with criminal domestic violence of a high and aggravated nature by the Spartanburg County Sheriff's Office
  • Woman Accused Of Kicking Out Duncan PD Car Window

    Woman Accused Of Kicking Out Duncan PD Car Window

    Monday, August 25 2014 10:52 AM EDT2014-08-25 14:52:57 GMT
    Jocelyn BaileyJocelyn Bailey
    A Greenville woman is accused of kicking out the window of a Duncan Police car while being taken to jail. Jocelyn Bailey, 24, is charged with Malicious Damage to Real Property less than $2,000 by the Spartanburg County Sheriff's Office.
    A Greenville woman is accused of kicking out the window of a Duncan Police car while being taken to jail. Jocelyn Bailey, 24, is charged with Malicious Damage to Real Property less than $2,000 by the Spartanburg County Sheriff's Office.
  • $100,000 Palmetto Cash 5 Ticket Sold in Mauldin

    $100,000 Palmetto Cash 5 Ticket Sold in Mauldin

    Monday, August 25 2014 9:52 AM EDT2014-08-25 13:52:36 GMT
    Those numbers for Palmetto Cash 5 for August 22 were 6, 20, 21, 35 and 38.Those numbers for Palmetto Cash 5 for August 22 were 6, 20, 21, 35 and 38.
    Someone bought a winning Palmetto Cash 5 ticket in Mauldin that's worth $100,000. The South Carolina Education Lottery announced the ticket was purchased at Pavan Food Store at 310 East Butler Road.
    Someone bought a winning Palmetto Cash 5 ticket in Mauldin that's worth $100,000. The South Carolina Education Lottery announced the ticket was purchased at Pavan Food Store at 310 East Butler Road.
  • Missing Greenville Woman Found Safe In Easley

    Missing Greenville Woman Found Safe In Easley

    Monday, August 25 2014 9:02 AM EDT2014-08-25 13:02:55 GMT
    A woman missing since Friday has been found safe in Easley.A woman missing since Friday has been found safe in Easley.
    A Greenville woman missing since Friday has been found safe in Easley.
    A Greenville woman missing since Friday has been found safe in Easley.

  • Deputies: Missing Child Returns Home

    Deputies: Missing Child Returns Home

    Sunday, August 24 2014 11:33 PM EDT2014-08-25 03:33:57 GMT
    Missing 13 year old back home.Missing 13 year old back home.
    The Greenville County Sheriff's Office says a missing 13 year old is back home.
    The Greenville County Sheriff's Office says a missing 13 year old is back home.
  • Problems With Charter Internet Reported Fixed

    Problems With Charter Internet Reported Fixed

    Sunday, August 24 2014 6:31 PM EDT2014-08-24 22:31:24 GMT
    We've received numerous calls about Charter internet service being down.We've received numerous calls about Charter internet service being down.

    We've received numerous phone calls about Charter internet service being down Saturday night.

    We've received numerous phone calls about Charter internet service being down Saturday night.

  • 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.
  • Police: Naked Man Arrested In Room Covered With Feces, Urine

    Police: Naked Man Arrested In Room Covered With Feces, Urine

    Sunday, August 24 2014 12:37 PM EDT2014-08-24 16:37:37 GMT
    Mugshot from the Spartanburg Sheriff's Office.Mugshot from the Spartanburg Sheriff's Office.
    A man was arrested after police found him naked in a trashed room covered with what appeared to be feces and urine Saturday.
    A man was arrested after police found him naked in a trashed room covered with what appeared to be feces and urine Saturday.
  • Driver Killed In Single-Vehicle Wreck Near Woodruff

    Driver Killed In Single-Vehicle Wreck Near Woodruff

    Sunday, August 24 2014 11:20 AM EDT2014-08-24 15:20:54 GMT
    In Spartanburg County, Highway Patrol is investigating a deadly wreck that happened on Shaw Road near the city of Woodruff.In Spartanburg County, Highway Patrol is investigating a deadly wreck that happened on Shaw Road near the city of Woodruff.
    In Spartanburg County, Highway Patrol is investigating a deadly wreck that happened on Shaw Road near the city of Woodruff.
    In Spartanburg County, Highway Patrol is investigating a deadly wreck that happened on Shaw Road near the city of Woodruff.
  • Video Spurs Questions Of Arresting Methods After Deputies Tase Man Inside Walmart

    Video Spurs Questions Of Arresting Methods After Deputies Tase Man Inside Walmart

    Sunday, August 24 2014 10:09 AM EDT2014-08-24 14:09:02 GMT
    Deputies responded around 1pm Saturday to a call about an intoxicated man outside the Walmart. 
    Deputies responded around 1pm Saturday to a call about an intoxicated man outside the Walmart. 
  • Crew Battle Fire At Belton McDonald's In Anderson Co.

    Crew Battle Fire At Belton McDonald's In Anderson Co.

    Sunday, August 24 2014 4:57 AM EDT2014-08-24 08:57:34 GMT
    Early morning fire in BeltonEarly morning fire in Belton
    Dozens of fire fighters worked to put out flames at a Belton McDonald's in Anderson County, Sunday morning.
    Dozens of fire fighters worked to put out flames at a Belton McDonald's in Anderson County, Sunday morning.
  • Shooting In Anderson County Leaves One Dead, Another Injured

    Shooting In Anderson County Leaves One Dead, Another Injured

    Saturday, August 23 2014 10:54 PM EDT2014-08-24 02:54:25 GMT
    Anderson County deputies are investigating a shooting that has left one dead and another injured on Belton Street Saturday.
    Anderson County deputies are investigating a shooting that has left one dead and another injured on Belton Street Saturday.
  • Clemson Boulevard Work to Continue Thru August

    Clemson Boulevard Work to Continue Thru August

    Friday, August 22 2014 5:46 PM EDT2014-08-22 21:46:34 GMT
    Road work on Clemson Blvd. in Anderson County to continue through August 29th.Road work on Clemson Blvd. in Anderson County to continue through August 29th.
    Road work on Clemson Blvd. in Anderson County to continue through August 29th.

    Road work on Clemson Blvd. in Anderson County to continue through August 29th.


  • Trooper Fired After Arrest Of NFL Player In Laurens Co.

    Trooper Fired After Arrest Of NFL Player In Laurens Co.

    Friday, August 22 2014 5:26 PM EDT2014-08-22 21:26:33 GMT
    S.C. Trooper L/Cpl. R.S. Salter who arrested Greenwood Native and now NFL player Sidney "Sam" Montgomery in the Upstate for speedingi in June in Laurens County has been fired.
    S.C. Trooper L/Cpl. R.S. Salter who arrested Greenwood Native and now NFL player Sidney "Sam" Montgomery in the Upstate for speedingi in June in Laurens County has been fired.
  • Seneca Man Arrested In GA On Probation Violation

    Seneca Man Arrested In GA On Probation Violation

    Friday, August 22 2014 4:42 PM EDT2014-08-22 20:42:27 GMT
    Oconee County deputies say Walter Bud Shook, Jr. was arrested in Georgia on a probation violation. Photo Courtesy: Oconee County Sheriff's Office Oconee County deputies say Walter Bud Shook, Jr. was arrested in Georgia on a probation violation. Photo Courtesy: Oconee County Sheriff's Office
    Oconee County deputies say they arrested a Seneca man in Georgia on a probation violation.
    Oconee County deputies say they arrested a Seneca man in Georgia on a probation violation.

  • Alert Neighbor's Actions Lead To Arrest In Belton

    Alert Neighbor's Actions Lead To Arrest In Belton

    Friday, August 22 2014 4:37 PM EDT2014-08-22 20:37:09 GMT
    Deputies say Jefferey Jermaine Crosby was arrested and faces first degree burglary charges. Photo Courtesy: Anderson County Sheriff's OfficeDeputies say Jefferey Jermaine Crosby was arrested and faces first degree burglary charges. Photo Courtesy: Anderson County Sheriff's Office

     Anderson County deputies say an alert neighbor's actions led to an arrest in Belton.

     Anderson County deputies say an alert neighbor's actions led to an arrest in Belton.

  • Springfield Elementary Problems Fixed

    Springfield Elementary Problems Fixed

    Friday, August 22 2014 4:20 PM EDT2014-08-22 20:20:52 GMT
    Springfield Elementary School students returned to class Friday after power issues forced the school to close.Springfield Elementary School students returned to class Friday after power issues forced the school to close.
    Springfield Elementary School students returned to class Friday after power issues forced the school to close.
    Springfield Elementary School students returned to class Friday after power issues forced the school to close. 

  • Two Charged With Hitting NC Deputy's Vehicle

    Two Charged With Hitting NC Deputy's Vehicle

    Friday, August 22 2014 10:36 AM EDT2014-08-22 14:36:40 GMT
    Arrest warrants state that Ainsworth's pickup crashed into a deputy's car as the suspect tried to flee from a traffic stop.Arrest warrants state that Ainsworth's pickup crashed into a deputy's car as the suspect tried to flee from a traffic stop.
    Two people have been charged after a vehicle hit the patrol car of a Buncombe County sheriff's deputy.The Asheville Citizen-Times reported 36-year-old Jeremy Louis Ainsworth of Fairview and 31-year-old Amee Tennelle King of Mountain Home were charged with a number of offenses Thursday.
    Two people have been charged after a vehicle hit the patrol car of a Buncombe County sheriff's deputy.The Asheville Citizen-Times reported 36-year-old Jeremy Louis Ainsworth of Fairview and 31-year-old Amee Tennelle King of Mountain Home were charged with a number of offenses Thursday.
  • Woman Charged With Attempted Murder After Hit and Run in Anderson Co.

    Woman Charged With Attempted Murder After Hit and Run in Anderson Co.

    Friday, August 22 2014 5:32 AM EDT2014-08-22 09:32:02 GMT
    Anderson County deputies say Veronica Tillison faces an attempted murder charge after a hit and run incident Sunday. Photo Courtesy: Anderson County Sheriff's OfficeAnderson County deputies say Veronica Tillison faces an attempted murder charge after a hit and run incident Sunday. Photo Courtesy: Anderson County Sheriff's Office
    Anderson County deputies say Veronica Tillison faces an attempted murder charge after a hit and run incident Sunday.
    Anderson County deputies say Veronica Tillison faces an attempted murder charge after a hit and run incident Sunday.

  • 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.
  • Fire Destroys Anderson Home

    Fire Destroys Anderson Home

    Thursday, August 21 2014 3:12 PM EDT2014-08-21 19:12:31 GMT
    An Anderson Fire investigator says a fire destroyed a home on Lyons St. near Clarence Ave. Thursday afternoon.
    An Anderson Fire investigator says a fire destroyed a home on Lyons St. near Clarence Ave. Thursday afternoon.
  • EPA To Host Public Meeting Regarding CTS Site In Asheville

    EPA To Host Public Meeting Regarding CTS Site In Asheville

    Thursday, August 21 2014 1:05 PM EDT2014-08-21 17:05:45 GMT
    The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) will hold a public meeting on Thursday to answer questions about the toxic CTS superfund site in Asheville.
    The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) will hold a public meeting on Thursday to answer questions about the toxic CTS superfund site in Asheville.
  • 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.
  • Anderson Attempted Murder Suspect Arrested

    Anderson Attempted Murder Suspect Arrested

    Wednesday, August 20 2014 4:51 PM EDT2014-08-20 20:51:56 GMT
    Sheriff's investigators have arrested Zachary Shandez Hall, age 25 of Anderson, in connection with last Wednesday's shooting on Revere Court in Anderson.
    Sheriff's investigators have arrested Zachary Shandez Hall, age 25 of Anderson, in connection with last Wednesday's shooting on Revere Court in Anderson.
  • Deadly House Fire In Walhalla

    Deadly House Fire In Walhalla

    Wednesday, August 20 2014 4:15 PM EDT2014-08-20 20:15:08 GMT
    An investigation is underway after a man was found dead during a house fire.An investigation is underway after a man was found dead during a house fire.
    An investigation is underway after a man was found dead during a house fire. According to the Oconee County Coroner's Office, the 911 communications center received a report of a house fire on North Andover Drive in Walhalla Tuesday night around 9:30. Multiple fire agencies responded to the fire. When firefighters arrived on scene, they found an unresponsive man, 49-year-old Michael Joseph Marcello, lying on a bedroom floor in the home.
    An investigation is underway after a man was found dead during a house fire. According to the Oconee County Coroner's Office, the 911 communications center received a report of a house fire on North Andover Drive in Walhalla Tuesday night around 9:30. Multiple fire agencies responded to the fire. When firefighters arrived on scene, they found an unresponsive man, 49-year-old Michael Joseph Marcello, lying on a bedroom floor in the home.
  • UPDATE: Clemson Assault And Battery Suspect Arrested

    UPDATE: Clemson Assault And Battery Suspect Arrested

    Wednesday, August 20 2014 11:14 AM EDT2014-08-20 15:14:18 GMT
    Charnel Wayne JohnsonCharnel Wayne Johnson
    Charnel Wayne Johnson - wanted for assault and battery in Clemson - is under arrest Wednesday morning. Clemson Police say Johnson attacked a woman and choked her until she was unconscious at Falls Landing Apartments on Old Central Road on August 9. 
    Charnel Wayne Johnson - wanted for assault and battery in Clemson - is under arrest Wednesday morning. Clemson Police say Johnson attacked a woman and choked her until she was unconscious at Falls Landing Apartments on Old Central Road on August 9. 
  • GA Man Leads Anderson Co. Deputies On Chase

    GA Man Leads Anderson Co. Deputies On Chase

    Wednesday, August 20 2014 10:12 AM EDT2014-08-20 14:12:33 GMT
    Nicholas Jose SisnerosNicholas Jose Sisneros
    A Georgia man is under arrest after deputies say he led them on a chase by car and foot in Anderson County. Nicholas Jose Sisneros, 26, is charged with failure to stop for blue lights and open container by the Anderson County Sheriff's Office.
    A Georgia man is under arrest after deputies say he led them on a chase by car and foot in Anderson County. Nicholas Jose Sisneros, 26, is charged with failure to stop for blue lights and open container by the Anderson County Sheriff's Office.
  • Anderson Sheriff Searching For Suspect They Say Led Them On Chase With Stolen Vehicle

    Anderson Sheriff Searching For Suspect They Say Led Them On Chase With Stolen Vehicle

    Tuesday, August 19 2014 10:51 PM EDT2014-08-20 02:51:52 GMT
    Anderson County Deputies are searching for a suspect they say stole a vehicle and led police a chase.
    Anderson County Deputies are searching for a suspect they say stole a vehicle and led police a chase.
  • Cherokee Deputy Makes 561 Arrests In One Year; Receives Award

    Cherokee Deputy Makes 561 Arrests In One Year; Receives Award

    Tuesday, August 19 2014 10:11 PM EDT2014-08-20 02:11:07 GMT
    David Owens with his award. (Photo provided by Solicitor Barry Barnette)David Owens with his award. (Photo provided by Solicitor Barry Barnette)
    He served 561 arrest warrants in the span of one year that range from misdemeanors to serious violent crimes. 
    He served 561 arrest warrants in the span of one year that range from misdemeanors to serious violent crimes. 
  • 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
    Photo From Brandi Reid CannonPhoto From Brandi Reid Cannon
    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.
  • Police Brace For Increase In Thefts/Break-Ins On College Campuses

    Police Brace For Increase In Thefts/Break-Ins On College Campuses

    Tuesday, August 19 2014 6:24 PM EDT2014-08-19 22:24:41 GMT
    Police are reminding students to protect themselves against larcenies and car break-ins.
    Police are reminding students to protect themselves against larcenies and car break-ins.
  • Meals On Wheels Needs Drivers In Anderson

    Meals On Wheels Needs Drivers In Anderson

    Tuesday, August 19 2014 10:47 AM EDT2014-08-19 14:47:32 GMT
    Meals On Wheels-Anderson needs drivers immediately.Meals On Wheels-Anderson needs drivers immediately.
    Meals on Wheels-Anderson needs drivers immediately to help deliver meals to elderly people in that part of the Upstate. The lack of drivers is putting a strain on the group to deliver meals in Belton and Pelzer. The city of Anderson also needs regular route drivers.
    Meals on Wheels-Anderson needs drivers immediately to help deliver meals to elderly people in that part of the Upstate. The lack of drivers is putting a strain on the group to deliver meals in Belton and Pelzer. The city of Anderson also needs regular route drivers.
  • 11 Bridges To Be Replaced In Western NC

    11 Bridges To Be Replaced In Western NC

    Tuesday, August 19 2014 10:06 AM EDT2014-08-19 14:06:56 GMT
    Transportation department officials plan to replace 11 bridges in western North Carolina.Transportation department officials plan to replace 11 bridges in western North Carolina.
    Transportation department officials plan to replace 11 bridges in western North Carolina. The Asheville Citizen-Times reported  that the transportation department has awarded a contract worth more than $11 million to a Mooresville company for the new bridges in Buncombe, Madison and Mitchell counties.
    Transportation department officials plan to replace 11 bridges in western North Carolina. The Asheville Citizen-Times reported  that the transportation department has awarded a contract worth more than $11 million to a Mooresville company for the new bridges in Buncombe, Madison and Mitchell counties.
  • Anderson Deputies Asking For Help To Locate Two Subjects Wanted For Questioning

    Anderson Deputies Asking For Help To Locate Two Subjects Wanted For Questioning

    Monday, August 18 2014 8:04 PM EDT2014-08-19 00:04:28 GMT
    Photo provided by the Anderson County Sheriff's Office.Photo provided by the Anderson County Sheriff's Office.
    The Anderson County Sheriff’s Office is asking for the public's help in identifying two subjects wanted for questioning in reference to an early morning burglary on Old Anderson Road.
    The Anderson County Sheriff’s Office is asking for the public's help in identifying two subjects wanted for questioning in reference to an early morning burglary on Old Anderson Road.
  • Clemson Police Need Your Help Finding Assault Suspect

    Clemson Police Need Your Help Finding Assault Suspect

    Monday, August 18 2014 6:08 PM EDT2014-08-18 22:08:18 GMT
    Clemson police are looking for Charnel Wayne Johnson. They say he assaulted a woman outside her apartment at Falls Landing Apts. on Old Central Rd on August 9.
    Clemson police are looking for Charnel Wayne Johnson. They say he assaulted a woman outside her apartment at Falls Landing Apts. on Old Central Rd on August 9.
  • Anderson Co. Chase Ends In Crash, Arrest

    Anderson Co. Chase Ends In Crash, Arrest

    Sunday, August 17 2014 10:44 PM EDT2014-08-18 02:44:54 GMT
    Troopers say an overnight chase in Anderson County ended in a crash and an arrest on Highway 86 Sunday morning.
    Troopers say an overnight chase in Anderson County ended in a crash and an arrest on Highway 86 Sunday morning.
  • 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.
  • Dirty Dancing Festival Draws Thousands For Its 5th Year

    Dirty Dancing Festival Draws Thousands For Its 5th Year

    Saturday, August 16 2014 8:29 PM EDT2014-08-17 00:29:47 GMT
    The 5th annual Dirty Dancing Festival drew thousands of people to Lake Lure this weekend for music, dancing, food, and fun.
    The 5th annual Dirty Dancing Festival drew thousands of people to Lake Lure this weekend for music, dancing, food, and fun.
  • Murder Charge Dropped In 2013 Greenwood Deadly Shooting

    Murder Charge Dropped In 2013 Greenwood Deadly Shooting

    Friday, August 15 2014 10:49 PM EDT2014-08-16 02:49:43 GMT
    The 8th Circuit Solicitor says indictments against Jason Aiken in a deadly April 2013 shooting in Greenwood have been dismissed.The 8th Circuit Solicitor says indictments against Jason Aiken in a deadly April 2013 shooting in Greenwood have been dismissed.

     The 8th Circuit Solicitor says indictments against Jason Aiken have been dismissed in a deadly April 2013 shooting in Greenwood. 

     The 8th Circuit Solicitor says indictments against Jason Aiken have been dismissed in a deadly April 2013 shooting in Greenwood. 

  • Oconee Co. Gets Much Needed Domestic Violence Shelter

    Oconee Co. Gets Much Needed Domestic Violence Shelter

    Thursday, August 14 2014 6:19 PM EDT2014-08-14 22:19:50 GMT

    It's not a flattering statistic but when it comes to men murdering women, South Carolina ranks number one, according to the Violence Policy Center. A new shelter in Oconee County is hoping to help stop the cycle of domestic violence.

    It's not a flattering statistic but when it comes to men murdering women, South Carolina ranks number one, according to the Violence Policy Center. A new shelter in Oconee County is hoping to help stop the cycle of domestic violence.

  • Laurens Co. Sheriff's Office Raises Money For Seniors

    Laurens Co. Sheriff's Office Raises Money For Seniors

    Thursday, August 14 2014 5:55 PM EDT2014-08-14 21:55:18 GMT
    The Laurens County Sherif's Office will have a fundraising event at the Lauren Exchange Building to benefit Supporting Our Seniors.
    The Laurens County Sherif's Office will have a fundraising event at the Lauren Exchange Building to benefit Supporting Our Seniors.
  • NRC Increases Oversight at Oconee Nuclear Plant After Leak

    NRC Increases Oversight at Oconee Nuclear Plant After Leak

    Wednesday, August 13 2014 12:33 PM EDT2014-08-13 16:33:58 GMT
    This comes after Duke Energy's Oconee County plant in Seneca was cited for a violation related to its failure to identify and correct a crack in a weld on a key safety system. That crack began to leak, prompting the plant to shut down one of the units earlier this year.
    This comes after Duke Energy's Oconee County plant in Seneca was cited for a violation related to its failure to identify and correct a crack in a weld on a key safety system. That crack began to leak, prompting the plant to shut down one of the units earlier this year.
  • Facebook Offering Grants to WNC Nonprofits

    Facebook Offering Grants to WNC Nonprofits

    Wednesday, August 13 2014 12:24 PM EDT2014-08-13 16:24:34 GMT
    Facebook is now accepting applications for its 2014 community action grant program. This is the fourth year Facebook has offered such assistance, but this will be the first time groups outside of Rutherford County have been invited to participate.
    Facebook is now accepting applications for its 2014 community action grant program. This is the fourth year Facebook has offered such assistance, but this will be the first time groups outside of Rutherford County have been invited to participate.
  • Rutherford Co. Train Derailment Cleanup Continues

    Rutherford Co. Train Derailment Cleanup Continues

    Wednesday, August 13 2014 11:05 AM EDT2014-08-13 15:05:13 GMT
    The spilled coal has been stockpiled and will be shipped to a Duke Energy plant in Mooresboro once the track is repaired.The spilled coal has been stockpiled and will be shipped to a Duke Energy plant in Mooresboro once the track is repaired.
    Engineers are able to begin to work on damaged railroad track in Rutherford County following a train derailment two days ago. A CSX Transportation spokesman says 16 derailed cars have been repositioned. 
    Engineers are able to begin to work on damaged railroad track in Rutherford County following a train derailment two days ago. A CSX Transportation spokesman says 16 derailed cars have been repositioned. 
  • Coal-Carrying Train Derails In Rutherford Co.

    Coal-Carrying Train Derails In Rutherford Co.

    Tuesday, August 12 2014 12:39 PM EDT2014-08-12 16:39:20 GMT
    One locomotive and 16 cars derailed Monday night in Rutherford County. CSX Transportation reports the incident happened about 7:30 p.m. on tracks about a mile from Brice which is close to the North Carolina border with South Carolina.
    One locomotive and 16 cars derailed Monday night in Rutherford County. CSX Transportation reports the incident happened about 7:30 p.m. on tracks about a mile from Brice which is close to the North Carolina border with South Carolina.
  • Suspected Gunman In Forest City Deputy Standoff Due In Court

    Suspected Gunman In Forest City Deputy Standoff Due In Court

    Monday, August 11 2014 10:16 AM EDT2014-08-11 14:16:22 GMT
    A shooting in Rutherford County has left one deputy in the hospital.A shooting in Rutherford County has left one deputy in the hospital.
    Kevin Clifford Marks - who is accused of shooting and wounding several sheriff's deputies during a standoff in Rutherford County - is out of a hospital and due in court Monday. He is now charged with attempted murder, assault w/deadly weapon w/intent to kill inflicting serious, resisting public officer and possession of firearm by felon.
    Kevin Clifford Marks - who is accused of shooting and wounding several sheriff's deputies during a standoff in Rutherford County - is out of a hospital and due in court Monday. He is now charged with attempted murder, assault w/deadly weapon w/intent to kill inflicting serious, resisting public officer and possession of firearm by felon.
  • Plastics Company To Bring 80 Jobs To Transylvania County

    Plastics Company To Bring 80 Jobs To Transylvania County

    Monday, August 11 2014 9:20 AM EDT2014-08-11 13:20:16 GMT
    One person is dead, one is in critical condition and four others were injured after a one car wreck in Brevard.One person is dead, one is in critical condition and four others were injured after a one car wreck in Brevard.
    Eighty new jobs are coming to Transylvania County as a result of an expansion planned by Sigma Plastic Group. In a prepared statement, North Carolina Governor Pat McCrory and Commerce Secretary Sharon Decker announced that the company will restore the former Excelsior Rosman Plant and create 80 new jobs under the newly formed New Excelsior Incorporated.
    Eighty new jobs are coming to Transylvania County as a result of an expansion planned by Sigma Plastic Group. In a prepared statement, North Carolina Governor Pat McCrory and Commerce Secretary Sharon Decker announced that the company will restore the former Excelsior Rosman Plant and create 80 new jobs under the newly formed New Excelsior Incorporated.
  • 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.
  • Walhalla Man Charged In Shrine Club Theft

    Walhalla Man Charged In Shrine Club Theft

    Thursday, August 7 2014 11:13 AM EDT2014-08-07 15:13:13 GMT
    Joseph Ryan JonesJoseph Ryan Jones
    The Oconee County Sheriff's Office arrested a man in the theft of a smoker from the Blue Ridge Shrine Club. Joseph Ryan Jones is charged with third degree burglary and grand larceny after being arrested Wednesday. 
    The Oconee County Sheriff's Office arrested a man in the theft of a smoker from the Blue Ridge Shrine Club. Joseph Ryan Jones is charged with third degree burglary and grand larceny after being arrested Wednesday. 
  • Oconee Co. Deputies Arrest Two on Drug Charges

    Oconee Co. Deputies Arrest Two on Drug Charges

    Monday, August 4 2014 8:03 PM EDT2014-08-05 00:03:18 GMT
    Deputies arrested Nicholas Allen Palmer and charged him with with one count of manufacturing methamphetamine and giving false information to a law enforcement officer. Photo Courtesy: Oconee County Sheriff's Office.Deputies arrested Nicholas Allen Palmer and charged him with with one count of manufacturing methamphetamine and giving false information to a law enforcement officer. Photo Courtesy: Oconee County Sheriff's Office.

     Oconee County deputies make two arrests on drug charges after being called to a domestic dispute on August 1st.

     Oconee County deputies make two arrests on drug charges after being called to a domestic dispute on August 1st.

  • Train Found Leaking Vapor, Hazmat Called

    Train Found Leaking Vapor, Hazmat Called

    Saturday, August 2 2014 1:34 PM EDT2014-08-02 17:34:05 GMT
    A Norfolk Southern train car in Oconee County was spotted leaking a vapor and Hazmat crews were called, according to Robin Chapman with Norfolk Southern.
    A Norfolk Southern train car in Oconee County was spotted leaking a vapor and Hazmat crews were called, according to Robin Chapman with Norfolk Southern.
  • Cupcake Sampling On July 31st In NC

    Cupcake Sampling On July 31st In NC

    Thursday, July 31 2014 8:08 AM EDT2014-07-31 12:08:01 GMT
    The Canton Branch Library in Haywood, NC, is hosting a cupcake competition and sampling on July 31st, starting at 2 pm.
    The Canton Branch Library in Haywood, NC, is hosting a cupcake competition and sampling on July 31st, starting at 2 pm.
  • Haywood County Teen Dies In Pickup Truck Accident

    Haywood County Teen Dies In Pickup Truck Accident

    Thursday, July 24 2014 8:06 PM EDT2014-07-25 00:06:59 GMT
    Haywood County deputies say a teen is dead after being ejected from the bed of a pickup truck Wednesday morning.Haywood County deputies say a teen is dead after being ejected from the bed of a pickup truck Wednesday morning.
     Haywood County deputies say a teen is dead after being ejected from the bed of a pickup truck Wednesday morning.
     Haywood County deputies say a teen is dead after being ejected from the bed of a pickup truck Wednesday morning.

  • 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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  • High School Friday Night - Week 1

    High School Friday Night - Week 1

    Saturday, August 30 2014 12:37 AM EDT2014-08-30 04:37:09 GMT
    Week one of High School Friday Night Scores.
    Week one of High School Friday Night Scores.
  • NC Apple Festival Returns To Hendersonville

    NC Apple Festival Returns To Hendersonville

    Friday, August 29 2014 7:47 PM EDT2014-08-29 23:47:10 GMT
    The NC Apple Festival runs from Friday to Monday and officials say more than 225,000 people attended last year.The NC Apple Festival runs from Friday to Monday and officials say more than 225,000 people attended last year.

    Local farmers are celebrating a bountiful apple harvest this Labor Day weekend.

    Local farmers are celebrating a bountiful apple harvest this Labor Day weekend.

  • Spartanburg Man Arrested For 2nd Time, Burglary Arrest

    Spartanburg Man Arrested For 2nd Time, Burglary Arrest

    Friday, August 29 2014 7:14 PM EDT2014-08-29 23:14:57 GMT
    Spartanburg County deputies say they arrested Romel Alfaro,  same man arrested they say for assaulting 3 women on August 17th. Photo Courtesy: Spartanburg County Sheriff's OfficeSpartanburg County deputies say they arrested Romel Alfaro, same man arrested they say for assaulting 3 women on August 17th. Photo Courtesy: Spartanburg County Sheriff's Office
    Spartanburg County deputies say they've arrested the same man they say they booked for assaulting three women on August 17th.
    Spartanburg County deputies say they've arrested the same man they say they booked for assaulting three women on August 17th.

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