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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    August 20, 2018 - 5:21 pm

    South Carolina officials say the number of deaths caused by opioids has increased for the third year in a row.

    The state's Opioid Emergency Response Team met Monday. Officials say in a...

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    August 20, 2018 - 3:45 pm

    Work at the Interstate 85-385 interchange is going to last at least eight months longer and cost $9 million more than expected.

    The extra money will pay for additional work on I-85 as well...

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    August 20, 2018 - 3:06 pm

    Furman University has received a National Science Foundation (NSF) Major Research Instrumentation (MRI) grant for the acquisition of a biomolecular fluorescence visualization tool, which will aid...

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    August 20, 2018 - 2:14 pm

    A South Carolina official says a woman who was killed by an alligator was trying to protect her dog.

    Sam Chappalear of South Carolina Department of Natural Resources says it appears the...

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    August 20, 2018 - 12:46 pm

    The more than 900 indictments issued by a South Carolina grand jury in a single day have been thrown out.

    Twenty-seven lawyers had challenged York County's June indictments, saying...

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    August 20, 2018 - 12:31 pm

    Marking the band’s 20th consecutive year of touring, Trans-Siberian Orchestra (TSO) today announced its highly-anticipated Winter Tour 2018, stopping at Bon Secours Wellness Arena in Greenville,...

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    August 20, 2018 - 10:42 am

    The University of South Carolina is preparing for damage control after a Jay-Z and Beyonce concert next week at the school's football stadium just days before the Gamecocks' home opener.
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    August 18, 2018 - 10:53 am

    South Carolina's top prosecutor is offering veterans, reservists and active-duty service members a way to get some legal assistance at no cost.

    Attorney General Alan Wilson is hosting a...

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    August 18, 2018 - 10:49 am

    This morning at approximately 5:30 a.m., Greenville Police Communications) was contacted regarding an armed robbery at the Spinx Convenience Store located at 461 South Pleasantburg Drive. A store...

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