Evan Smith

Evan Peter Smith is a reporter and multimedia producer from Ohio who has spent more than six years covering local and national news for a variety of publications, including Forbes and the USA Today Network. Before joining the Entercom team, he served as a political consultant and writer in Washington, DC, and a beat reporter covering crime, local government and economic trends in rural Appalachia Ohio.

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    March 19, 2019 - 3:48 pm

    Just since the start of 2019, places like Charleston County here in South Carolina has begun considering what a total plastic ban might look like.

    Back in January Charleston County asked its...

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    March 19, 2019 - 3:20 pm

    Seven years ago, an upstate family’s dog disappeared.

    The Scott family searched and searched for their cute little schnauzer, but the dog seemed to be gone for good, and feared dead.

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    March 18, 2019 - 4:59 pm

    Looks like Greenville is getting another big investment.

    Greenville County will see about $60 million in planned capital investment over the next five years

    This comes as a part of 3M’...

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    March 18, 2019 - 4:43 pm

    If there’s one question that I can’t get out of my head whenever I leave a hotel room, it’s this: what happens to the leftover soap?  

    You know those soaps: the little guy, about...

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    March 18, 2019 - 3:31 pm

    Democratic State Senator Dick Harpootlian has just proposed new legislation that would make it illegal for any local or state agencies to hold any kind of private meetings.  

    And that doesn’...

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    March 14, 2019 - 4:31 pm

    WASHINGTON (AP) — The Republican-run Senate firmly rejected President Donald Trump’s declaration of a national emergency at the southwest border on Thursday, setting up a veto fight and dealing...

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    March 14, 2019 - 3:30 pm

    It’s been in discussion for a long time now, but plans to build a new convention center in downtown Greenville are now being revived as lawmakers seek $5 million in state funds to go toward the...

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    March 13, 2019 - 3:15 pm

    State Senator Richard Cash says he was stunned when he recently learned that the University of South Carolina had previously obtained fetal tissue from the University of Washington’s Birth Defects...

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    March 13, 2019 - 2:58 pm

    Remembrances are pouring in for an upstate woman who was killed when a car struck her on Main Street last weekend.

    Ginny Byrne had lived in Greenville for more than forty years, and...

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    March 12, 2019 - 4:44 pm

    Is the South Carolina Governor’s School facing administrative upheaval?

    A spokesperson for the South Carolina Governor’s School for the Arts and Humanities has come out to deny a report that...

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