DNA test confirms ID of Newberry County remains

Remains found last week in Newberry County have been identified as those of 62-year-old Donnie Richardson Sr., according to a DNA test.

The news -- released Monday evening in an email alert by Coroner ...


Report: Police find marijuana, child in SUV

A man and woman are facing charges after Ware Shoals police officers found multiple small bags of what appeared to be marijuana in their car, according to a report

Anxaviar Jemorris Waldrup, 23, of 36 ...


Report: Man hospitalized after fight ends in shooting

James Aaron Williams, 38, of 7 West Fleming St., Ware Shoals was arrested Sunday and charged with assault and battery of a high and aggravated nature and possession of a weapon during a violent crime.



Lander names Wharton dean of nursing

Lander University has named Holisa Wharton dean of the William Turner School of Nursing, where she has served as interim dean since the summer. She replaces Robbie South, who retired in May 2016.

Whar ...


70 convicted of food stamp fraud in SC during 2016

Last year, 70 people were convicted of food stamp fraud in South Carolina and ordered to pay a total of $273,583.50 in restitution, state Attorney General Alan Wilson's office said in a release Monday ...


Report: Agents find drugs, child's crib

Latifiah Shaney McGowan, 34, of 219 Duncan Ave., Greenwood was arrested Friday and charged with possession of marijuana, possession of a weapon during a violent crime, trafficking cocaine, trafficking ...


Lakelands meet full of potential state champions

As the All-Lakelands wrestling meet opens today at Emerald High School, spectators will get to see some of the best wrestlers in the area, if not the state.

“In most of the weight classes there ...

Former USC commit flips to Florida St.

Defensive back Mike Hughes of Garden City Junior College, Kansas, made his official visit to USC over the weekend. Hughes, a former North Carolina cornerback and a native of New Bern, North Carolina, ...

Former Eagle golfer earning his stripes with Bearcats

Jon Parker must have thought he knew most everyone in Greenwood by the time he graduated from Greenwood High School in 2016.

Except for the Lander’s men’s golf team, perhaps.

Parker, a fr ...

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