Authorities searching for inmate who escaped a Florence detention center

Law enforcement officials are looking for an escaped inmate who walked away from a Florence detention center early Sunday morning.

  From unbeaten to beatdown: Tigers smack Pack in 41-7 rout

Fatal single-vehicle accident leaves one person dead in Lee County

  FIRST ALERT: Much cooler weather coming to the Midlands!

  Sen. Bernie Sanders urges South Carolina to fight for Medicare for all at Saturday rally

  RCSD investigating death of inmate at Florence County Detention Center

TODAY'S HEADLINES

  Celebrity athletes played softball in the rain for the SC Youth Diabetes Association
Athletes from all different sports came out to support the South Carolina Youth Diabetes Association.
Florence County Sheriff’s deputies leave hospital two weeks after mass shooting
More than two weeks after 7 officers were shot during a mass shooting, one dying from his injuries, two Florence County Sheriff’s deputies left the hospital to a round of applause.
SCDOT approves completing widening of I-26 between Charleston and Columbia
The South Carolina Department of Transportation has approved completing widening of I-26 between Charleston and Columbia.

  A new report predicts South Carolina will suffer one of the nation’s worst nursing shortages by 2030

Longer waits in overcrowded emergency rooms, medication errors and a higher mortality rate could be coming to South Carolina as the state grapples with a severe nursing shortage.

Nonprofit organization is searching for the next ‘Military Child of the Year’

Attention military brats! A national nonprofit organization is accepting nominations for their 2019 Military Child of the Year Awards.
  Lower speed limits coming to Shandon area after CPD tickets hundreds of speeders
Accident on I-20 causes traffic issues in Lee County

NATIONAL HEADLINES

  Powerball jackpot hits $620 million after no winner Saturday

It's still not as high as the Mega Millions jackpot, but the Powerball grand prize climbed to $620 million after no one won the Saturday drawing.

Woman, 75, shot her grandson after argument about tea cups on her furniture

Washington apparently doesn’t allow beverages on her furniture and an argument began about where he was sitting his glass.

SPORTS

  From unbeaten to beatdown: Tigers smack Pack in 41-7 rout

Jury hears closing arguments at college hoops fraud trial

Lawyers at a trial exploring corruption in big-time college basketball have clashed over the question of whether major programs were harmed by secret cash payments to top recruits