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.

Irmo toddler in the fight of his life against a rare blood disorder - here’s how you can help

His journey began two years ago during James’s 15 month checkup when a routine blood test revealed a serious problem: an abnormality that even had the doctors stunned.

Multiple injuries reported in Upstate school bus crash, official says

Multiple injuries have been reported in a Upstate school bus crash Friday afternoon, according to officials.

Palmetto Health is offering free flu shots in 2018 - here’s a list of dates and times to get yours

Palmetto Health and SC Department of Health and Environmental Control (SC DHEC) registered nurses will administer the flu shot to anyone six months and older.

Sheriff: Married couple charged with murder of SC man who disappeared, found in shallow grave 10 weeks later

Adam Ray Davis, 34, was last seen early Dec. 30 at a friend's house in Bethune. Family members say he went to a bar in Bethune with some friends, and that's where his car was found after he went missing.

Pregnant Ft. Jackson drill sergeant competes in ‘Ms. Veteran America’ competition to advocate for homeless female veterans

A national competition between all women soldiers helped to raise $100,000 in the fight against female veteran homelessness this year.

Columbia’s Buddy Walk set for Sunday at Saluda Shoals

On Sunday, hundreds of people are expected at Saluda Shoals Athletic Complex for the 19th Annual Columbia Buddy Walk.

Police asking for nationwide assistance in locating missing endangered WI girl

Police are asking that everyone nationwide be on the lookout for the missing 13-year-old Wisconsin girl whose parents were found shot to death in their home.

SC Department of Agriculture to hold fall cleanup recycling day Saturday

We may be full swing into fall, but this weekend you can get a little spring cleaning done.

Trinity Bazaar celebrates 70 years in the Capital City

The Trinity Bazaar has long been a staple in the Capital City, and this Saturday the staple event in the Capital City will celebrate 70 years!

Broad River Rd. reopens after house fire, no injuries reported

Crews are responding to a house fire on Broad River Road. The roadway is currently closed, according to officials.

  Former Carolina Panthers receiver Rae Carruth will walk free Monday

After 17 years in prison, former Carolina Panthers wide-receiver Rae Carruth is scheduled to be released Monday, October 22 between 8 a.m. and 5 p.m. from the Sampson Correctional Institution in Clinton.

Murder suspect arrested in AZ extradited back to Midlands

A murder suspect who was arrested in Arizona is now back in the Midlands.

Former Gamecocks help Boston Red Sox take on the World Series

Big news in Beantown, the Boston Red Sox are heading to the World Series and two former Gamecocks helped them get there.

Victim in unsolved 20-year-old Baton Rouge rape recognizes suspect at wedding reception

Baton Rouge police have arrested a Baker man in connection with a rape case from 1998

Breaking down the SCANA-Dominion merger rebate

A big vote is expected next month to determine whether Dominion Energy will be able to buy SCANA. If and when the deal closes, Dominion is promising customers an average rebate of $1,000.

Keith Urban visits hospitalized fan after Mercy nurses start social media campaign

Marissa English is a huge fan of country star Keith Urban. Her nurses at Mercy Health St. Vincent Medical Center launched a social media campaign in hopes of the singer meeting with her before his appearance in Toledo on Thursday.

Richland County Coroner identifies victim killed after being struck by car in downtown Columbia

The Richland County Coroner has identified a person who died after being struck by a car early Wednesday morning.

Man paralyzed in Five Points shooting hopes to prevent more gun violence with vigil

During the day, Five Points seems pretty harmless. But some nights, the area can bring life-altering violence.

British Airways announce nonstop service from Charleston International Airport to London

Beginning in April, passengers at Charleston International Airport will be able to travel nonstop to London via British Airways, the airline announced Thursday.

New numbers show more dying in SC crashes did not wear seatbelts

New numbers from Highway Patrol show an increase in the amount of people dying on South Carolina roadways because they did not wear a seat belt.

  New details revealed in shooting death of NC state trooper

According to Chadbourn Police Chief Anthony Spivey, an officer saw the white truck the suspect, Raheem Davis, was driving at the Funny Mart in Chadbourn Tuesday night around 7:30, a few hours before the shooting.ing. This, as new details are released about the hours leading up to the shooting.

Fiberglass manufacturer Jushi USA looking to quickly hire 400 workers in the Midlands

A fiberglass product manufacturer that recently opened an 80,000-ton production line in Richland County is looking to hire 400 employees for work immediately.

Marketside ‘Fiesta Steak’ salads recalled due to salmonella and listeria risk

The salads were shipped to retail locations in Florida, Georgia, and South Carolina.

Democrats have 2020 vision with stops in SC as President Trump continues GOP push

Is it too early to think about November 2020? Some Democrats don't think so.

Richland County man charged with attempted murder in West Columbia

West Columbia police have arrested and charged a Richland County man in connection to a shooting that happened earlier this week.

A mild winter could be in store for many Americans, NOAA says

El Nino has a 75 percent chance of developing according to Mike Halpert, deputy director of NOAA’s Climate Prediction Center

Mega Millions jackpot is up to $970 million as lottery fever intensifies

Combined with Powerball, the two jackpots total $1.4 billion.

Vet warns of danger ‘Death Angel’ mushrooms pose to pets

A viral Facebook post is warning of a poisonous mushroom nicknamed "death angel" and the dangers it could pose to your pet.

Serve and Connect’s Kassy Alia featured on ‘Megyn Kelly Today’

Forest Acres Police officer Greg Alia’s widow Kassy spoke about her community outreach programs in the Midlands on Megyn Kelly Today.

Bond set for Lexington man involved in standoff, facing hit-and-run, meth charges

A bond hearing was held at the Lexington County Bond Court for 28-year-old Matthew Johns on Thursday.

  Hello, baby! Riverbanks Zoo welcomes newest addition to Gorilla Base Camp

The troop of western lowland gorillas at Riverbanks Zoo has grown by one!

SC professor helps with baby in classroom after student couldn’t find childcare

A Columbia College professor is getting a lot of praise online after the school posted photos of her going above and beyond to help a student who needed to be in class on Wednesday.

Sumter officers searching for woman in connection to convenience store armed robberies

Sumter Police are asking for the community’s help in identifying a woman connected to two armed robberies that happened Sunday night in convenience stores.

State trooper killed in Columbus Co.; Chadbourn man charged in shooting

A state trooper was shot and killed early Wednesday morning near Whiteville

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

Two weeks after an ambush style attack left one police officer dead and six others injured, the family members of those still recovering in the hospital are reaching out for prayers.

McMaster and Smith face off in first of two televised gubernatorial debates

South Carolina voters head to the polls in the General election in just a few weeks.

Columbia drivers rank among fastest in the US, new study says

Columbia, South Carolina has a need for speed, according to a new study.

Coroner identifies Columbia man in single-vehicle accident near Monticello Rd.

One person is dead after a single-vehicle car accident Wednesday night.

GRAPHIC: Mother charged after video shows her holding baby underwater

The 27-year-old reportedly told police she recorded and sent the video to the baby’s father to get his attention, so he could help more.

Anonymous tip credited with helping Lexington officers locate 18-year-old shooting suspect

Lexington Police are searching for an 18-year-old suspect in connection with a shooting that happened Wednesday night.