Caroline Hecker

Caroline Hecker joined the WIS team as a reporter in January 2018.

Recent Articles by Caroline

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

Family members say SC deputies shot in ‘ambush attack’ in need of prayers, continued support

RCSD sheriff: More than 120 guns seized from ‘largest crime scene’ investigators have seen following Florence ambush shooting

‘It sounded like a bomb and felt like an earthquake,’ Midlands family describes tree falling on their house during Michael

Sen. Lindsey Graham tours Socastee neighborhood still recovering from Florence

Neighbor rescues family from home after tree crashes through living room

As Hurricane Michael approaches the Midlands, attitudes split amongst residents

149th South Carolina State Fair kicks off Wednesday, impacts of Michael expected Thursday

‘I know every single one of them,’ Sumter police officer said of those ambushed in Florence shooting

‘He was the epitome of a community police officer’ says Florence Police Chief about slain officer

Dan Johnson, former top-aid arraigned on federal charges

Nichols community begins clean-up effort weeks after Florence’s arrival

‘I can scuba dive in my living room’, says Socastee flood victim

Suspended 5th Circuit Solicitor Dan Johnson makes court appearance on state charges; top aide also released on bond

Parole denied for man convicted in 2013 deadly crash that killed 15-year-old Lexington student

Columbia Fire Department aiding in water rescues in Pawley Island

As waters recede, North Carolina’s hardest hit towns salvage what’s left

SC officials warn worst of flooding could be yet to come

Florence assaults Myrtle Beach with high winds and heavy rains

As Hurricane Florence intensifies, some Myrtle Beach residents are staying put