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Patrick Gentry
June 03, 2019 - 8:51 am
ROCK HILL, S.C. (AP) __ A failed traffic stop in South Carolina ended with the driver and a state trooper shooting each other. South Carolina Department of Public Safety Director Leroy Smith says Trooper Paul Wise attempted to pull over a car late Sunday in York County for a suspected seat belt...
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May 31, 2019 - 11:27 am
The Greer Police Department is requesting assistance from the public to help identify a shoplifting suspect. On May 14th around 12:20 pm the suspect entered Ulta, located at 1316 W Wade Hampton Blvd, and placed $1604 worth of fragrance items into a shopping bag and walked out of the store. The...
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May 22, 2019 - 10:31 am
Last night the Greenville County Schools Board of Trustees unanimously approved the administration’s recommended FY 20 General Fund Budget. The $668.4 million budget increases teacher pay, reduces elementary class sizes, ensures a 30 minute daily planning for all teachers and adds more counselors...
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May 08, 2019 - 12:00 pm
Spartanburg County deputies responded to a shooting at a home at 2577 Old Furnace Road Tuesday night around 8:00 p.m. Upon arrival, authorities discovered three juveniles in the yard who were quickly moved to a safe location. Later, while Police were establishing a scene perimeter, a female gunshot...
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May 08, 2019 - 11:03 am
They train as they fight… Federal, state and local agencies participated in a full-scale exercise at GSP International Airport Tuesday morning. The Federal Coordinating Center, or the FCC, operates as a part of the National Disaster Medical System. Their job is to respond to national level...
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May 06, 2019 - 9:05 am
COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — Clemson has parted ways with men's basketball assistant coach Steve Smith after his voice was heard on a federal wiretap involving defendant Christian Dawkins on the ongoing trial into college corruption. The video from 2017 included Smith commenting about why Clemson's...
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May 02, 2019 - 9:07 am
Meals on Wheels of Greenville was one of 22 Greenville County organizations to be awarded a grant as part of the Greenville Health Authority’s “Healthy Greenville” program. The awards, which were announced Tuesday, bring the total amount of Healthy Greenville grants to nearly $19.4 million since...
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May 01, 2019 - 8:37 am
Thousands of teachers are expected to rally for smaller class sizes, a guaranteed break and better pay during a school day march to the South Carolina Statehouse. Wednesday's rally prompted at least seven school districts to close because so many teachers asked for the day off that they couldn't...
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April 30, 2019 - 8:55 am
The Oconee County Coroner's Office released the following press release this morning: 19 year-old Greenville man died Monday night in the intensive care unit at Greenville Memorial Hospital. Angelo D. Hall, 19, of Greenville, was swimming with friends on Lake Keowee near Salem at Fall Creek Landing...
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February 28, 2019 - 12:14 pm
The Oconee County Sheriff’s office is searching for two missing women. Laura Ann Anders, 45, was last seen by her husband January 2nd at 287 Bauknight Rd, Mountain Rest, SC. The other missing woman, Faith Roach, 26, was last seen in the Walhalla area of Oconee seen on February 4th. According to...
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