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The Richland County Sheriff's Department is on the scene of a double-homicide in the Olympic community.Spokesperson Curtis Wilson says two people are dead at a home on Kentucky Street. He was not ableMore >> A 17-year-old and a 15-year-old were arrested Thursday in Aiken County in connection with a double homicide in Richland County, the Richland County Sheriff's Department announced.More >> A fatal accident and hazardous materials spill has a portion of Interstate 26 in Orangeburg closed.According to the South Carolina Department of Transportation, the incident happened in the eastbound lanesMore >> A fatal accident and hazardous materials spill has one lane of Interstate 26 in Orangeburg County closed, which is causing major delays in both directions.More >> (Source: MGN Online) COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) - New federal data show at least 350 children caught at the U.S. border this year have been sent to stay with relatives or other sponsors in South Carolina. They are among more thanMore >> New federal data show at least 350 children caught at the U.S. border this year have been sent to stay with relatives or other sponsors in South Carolina.
A homeless couple in Sumter says a man came up to them in a park and shot and killed their dog without any warning, then ran away laughing.More >> Police say no charges will be filed against a man who shot a dog in a Sumter park.More >> Police say that the victim met a woman, known as "Ali W" through a social media site, known as "Tagged," and arranged to meet her in person. That is when he was allegedly carjacked.
Police say that the victim met a woman, known as "Ali W" through a social media site, known as "Tagged," and arranged to meet her in person. That is when he was allegedly carjacked.
At the church that played a pivotal role in the emergence of Dr. Martin Luther King as a national leader of the civil rights movement, friends and government officials celebrated the life of Mrs. Rosa Parks.More >> Students, dignitaries and others paid homage to the first lady of civil rights during a memorial service in her hometown Wednesday.More >> Even though Parks lived out her senior years in Detroit, Mayor Bobby Bright says he will always consider her a Montgomery resident.More >> Fred Gray probably had the best seat in the house the day Rosa Parks refused to give up her seat to a white man. Gray had lunch with Mrs. Parks that day in December 1955 when the seamstress would take the action that would help spark the civil rights movement.More >> WSFA 12 News visited the home of Tommie Miller, president of the Montgomery Improvement Foundation, on the evening of Rosa Park's death.More >> Rosa Parks' death is bringing about old memories at a local barber shop.More >> Among those deeply influenced by Rosa Parks' protest are the students of Saint Jude High School. They departed from their usual schedule Tuesday to pay a special tribute. More >> Other flags at half staff also Governor Bob Riley has ordered flags flown above the state Capitol to fly at half staff in honor of civil rights heroine Rosa Parks. More >>