Tag archive for ‘South Carolina’
By admin On Saturday, May 27th, 2017
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Off-duty Conn. Officer killed in S Carolina motorcycle crash

MYRTLE BEACH, S.C. (AP) - An off duty police officer from Connecticut has died in a motorcycle wreck along the South Carolina coast. The Horry County Coroner's office told media outlets that 31-year-old Edward Douglas More...

By admin On Saturday, May 27th, 2017
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2 officers suffer minor injuries in South Carolina shooting

CAYCE, S.C. (AP) - Authorities say two police officers are recovering from minor injuries after they were shot chasing a driver who ran from a traffic stop in South Carolina. The city of Cayce said in a Facebook More...

By admin On Saturday, May 27th, 2017
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Mo-ped nomad a familiar face at Fayetteville dirt tracks

FAYETTEVILLE, N.C. (AP) - Danny McDaniel is likely the most devoted racing fan you'll ever meet. Who else would load a mo-ped - that's right, a mo-ped - with clothing, bedding and sundries and travel from his hometown More...

By admin On Friday, May 26th, 2017
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Men who forced gator to chug beer will face criminal charges

Binge drinking bites back for this baby alligator — who was force-fed cheap beer by two heartless South Carolina men. The unnamed jerks — who bragged about the mean stunt on social media — will face criminal More...

By admin On Friday, May 26th, 2017
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South Carolina teen dies from accidental gunshot

SUMTER, S.C. (AP) - A South Carolina teen has died after accidentally shooting himself. Sumter police said in a release that 17-year-old Ortagease Easterling died at a Columbia hospital Friday morning. Officers More...

By admin On Thursday, May 25th, 2017
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Ex-coroner defends officials’ right to use racial slurs

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) - A former South Carolina coroner is unapologetic over his usage of a racial slur toward a black neighbor, saying in a deposition filed in court this week as part of a federal lawsuit that he More...

By admin On Wednesday, May 24th, 2017
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2 workers fall when balcony collapses in South Carolina

NORTH MYRTLE BEACH, S.C. (AP) - A balcony that has collapsed in South Carolina sent two workers plummeting to the ground. News outlets report that North Myrtle Beach city spokesman Pat Dowling says rescue crews More...

By admin On Tuesday, May 23rd, 2017
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McMaster names head of drug and alcohol treatment agency

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) - The acting director of South Carolina's alcohol and drug treatment agency will officially take its helm. Gov. Henry McMaster on Tuesday named Sara Goldsby to lead the Department of Alcohol More...

By admin On Tuesday, May 23rd, 2017
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ACLU sues Spartanburg County jail over access to inmates

SPARTANBURG, S.C. (AP) - The American Civil Liberties Union of South Carolina has filed a lawsuit against the Spartanburg County jail saying its inmate visitation policy violates the First Amendment. The Spartanburg More...

By admin On Tuesday, May 23rd, 2017
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Alligator removed from porch as family inside sleeps

BLUFFTON, S.C. (AP) - An alligator known to roam a South Carolina community has met its end after attempting to make its home on a porch. The Island Packet reports (http://bit.ly/2qPxeXV ) the alligator measuring More...