Patrick Gentry

Patrick Gentry is a News Reporter/Content Creator at 106.3 WORD.  Patrick is responsible for creating compelling content and delivering timely information to our listeners on the Upstate’s premiere news/talk station.

Patrick spent some time up north going to college and working in radio in Cleveland, but after a few years of big city living, soon realized that the Upstate was home. Patrick now feeds his radio bug at Entercom Upstate in Greenville, South Carolina. You can be assured that Patrick will give you an accurate, honest, and creative report of all things Upstate South Carolina.

Patrick raises a young son and serves his church in Lyman, South Carolina.

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    April 24, 2019 - 12:01 pm

    A South Carolina sheriff has been indicted after prosecutors say he used county funds and drug seizure money to buy groceries, window tinting and other personal items.

    Florence County...

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    April 24, 2019 - 11:39 am

    A South Carolina law meant to help the government collect debt is being used by hospitals to seize the tax refunds of people with unpaid medical bills.

    The Post and Courier reports...

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    April 24, 2019 - 11:26 am

    Authorities say a man angry he was locked out of his house after a night out in South Carolina has shot and killed his girlfriend's son.

    Newberry County Sheriff Lee Foster said 26-year-...

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    April 23, 2019 - 10:49 am

    A South Carolina man is facing multiple charges, including with second-degree arson, after police say they believe he threw an explosive device at the apartment of a woman who recently broke up...

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    April 23, 2019 - 10:42 am

    Authorities in South Carolina say a Charleston police officer was accidentally shot in the arm during firearms training.

    The Post and Courier reports police say the officer was wounded...

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    April 23, 2019 - 10:24 am

    South Carolina has been paid another installment from the settlement nearly all U.S. states signed with the major tobacco companies in 1998.

    State Attorney General Alan Wilson said...

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    April 23, 2019 - 10:06 am

    A group of South Carolina teachers organized on social media is asking all teachers to take a day off during the middle of next week and march on the Statehouse.

    SC for Ed is organizing...

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    April 22, 2019 - 11:41 am

    A South Carolina man has been charged in a boating wreck that killed a 19-year-old and injured several other people.

    News outlets report Paul Murdaugh has been indicted on charges of...

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    April 22, 2019 - 10:49 am

    Democrat Elizabeth Warren is proposing the elimination of existing student loan debt for millions of Americans, part of a sweeping set of education funding proposals announced as she and other...

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