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Anne Robards
November 15, 2019 - 5:45 am
The SWITCH is ON in the Electric City! 106.3 WORD, The Upstate’s #1 Station for stimulating talk and breaking news has expanded our coverage! Now, you can hear us loud and clear on 101.5 FM in Anderson! Tell your friends and neighbors that live and work in and around the Anderson area. So we want...
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Anne Robards
November 14, 2019 - 5:45 am
November 13th through the 19th is Transgender Awareness Week . Transgender Day of Remembrance follows on November the 20th. People and organizations around the United States participate in Transgender Awareness Week to help raise the visibility of transgender people and address issues members of...
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Anne Robards
November 13, 2019 - 5:45 am
Jesse Osborne could get life with no chance of parole. Osborne pleaded guilty to murder last November for killing his father in their home, then driving to Townville Elementary School and shooting at students in September 2016. Six year-old Jacob Hall died of his gunshot wound; another student and...
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Emily Gill
Anne Robards
November 12, 2019 - 1:15 pm
Will Lewis will be released from jail while his attorney appeals the ex-Greenville County Sheriff's misconduct conviction and one-year prison sentence. Lewis was not in the Laurens County courtroom for the noon hearing. His wife, Amy, was present and so was Kevin Brackett, the York County Solicitor...
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Anne Robards
November 11, 2019 - 5:45 am
Over 460 prisoners in Oklahoma were released one week ago in the largest mass commutation in Unites States history, Oklahoma's Republican Governor, Kevin Stitt, signed a bill that retroactively applied misdemeanor sentences for low-level property crimes and simple drug possession. Anne Robards hit...
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Anne Robards
November 08, 2019 - 5:45 am
GoFundMe is a for-profit crowdfunding campaign that enables folks to raise money for events ranging from happy times such as celebrations and graduations to catastrophies like accidents, illnesses and job loss. So we want to hear from you: Do you contribute to GoFundMe campaigns? Let us know below!
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Anne Robards
November 07, 2019 - 5:45 am
The Bloody Marys have won! A Sunday alcohol sales referendum in the City of Pickens passed by a vote of 267 in favor and 222 opposed. Sunday alcohol sales rules have loosened in several counties in South Carolina. We want to hear from you! Do you buy alcohol on Sundays? Let us know below!
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Anne Robards
November 05, 2019 - 5:45 am
Voters will head to the polls today to cast votes in municipal elections. You need to take a photo ID to your polling place. These are acceptable photo IDs to present to your polling attendants: -SC Driver's License -SC Department of Motor Vehicles ID Card -SC Voter Registration Card with Photo -...
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Anne Robards
November 04, 2019 - 5:45 am
Daylight Saving Time! Saturday night we all set our clocks back one hour to comply with DST. Daylight Saving Time was created to optimize the long sunlight hours of summertime. We spring forward our clocks by one hour in March and fall back one hour each November to return to Standard Time. Some...
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Anne Robards
November 04, 2019 - 5:45 am
DAYLIGHT SAVING TIME! Some of us hate it... some of us love it. (or at least are accustomed to it!) Some lawmakers in South Carolina want this to be the last time we ever have to adjust our clocks. Anne Robards hit the streets to see how you feel about Daylight Saving Time in this week's edition of...
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