West Columbia fire crews are working to contain a large structure fire on Meeting Street. A fire has the 700 block of Meeting Street shutdown both ways for an unknown amount of time, the West ColumbiaMore >> A fire at a furniture store in West Columbia had crews busy Sunday evening.More >> Gregory A. Darnell The following are mugshots of individuals arrested on a variety of charges in June by local authorities in Northeast Tennessee.More >> The following are mugshots of individuals arrested on a variety of charges in June by local authorities in Northeast Tennessee.
Two people were killed and several others were injured in a two-vehicle collision Sunday evening in Sumter, Sumter County Sheriff Anthony Dennis said. Dennis said the crash happened right in front ofMore >> The Sumter County Coroner's Office says preliminary reports show a 65-year-old man driving with his grandson was three times over the legal alcohol limit in South Carolina at the time of the crash.More >> Brandon Arrington is an admitted thrill seeker. "I have skydived seven times and bungee jumped twice," said Arrington. "I enjoy anything active especially whitewater rafting and snowskiing."Recently, ArringtonMore >> Brandon Arrington is an admitted thrill seeker. "I have skydived seven times and bungee jumped twice," said Arrington. "I enjoy anything active especially whitewater rafting and snowskiing."More >> Several people reported a disturbance along East Main Street in Union on Sunday where a woman was reportedly exposing herself to passersby, police said.More >> Several people reported a disturbance along East Main Street in Union on Sunday where a woman was reportedly exposing herself to passersby, police said.More >>
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A large group of fishermen, environmentalists and concerned citizens gathered beside a shrimp boat dock in Biloxi on Wednesday to remember the victims of the BP oil rig explosion, and lament the ongoing impact of that disaster which happened one year ago.More >> One year after the BP oil spill in the Gulf, tourism related businesses on the Mississippi Gulf Coast are still struggling to recover their losses. Most business owners are cautiously optimistic that things will be better this year, but they know nothing is certain.More >> Louis Skrmetta is hoping for a busy summer season for Ship Island Excursions. Opening day, the family ferry business took more than 500 visitors to the island. That's good news, since last year his business was down by about 60 percent because of the oil spill.More >> The director of the Mississippi Department of Environmental Quality says she's pleased with the response and clean-up of the oil on this week's one year anniversary of the BP oil spill. Trudy Fisher says the biggest challenge still remaining is perception.More >> Just one day before the one year anniversary of the Gulf oil spill, NOAA announced that the last area of federal waters has reopened to fishing. The last 1,041 square miles of Gulf waters immediately surrounding the Deepwater Horizon wellhead is now open to commercial and recreational fishing.More >> Clean-up crews contracted by BP are making progress clearing the tar balls and waste oil from Cat Island. The oil giant recently purchased a portion of the island from private owners.More >> Many individuals and businesses along the Mississippi Gulf Coast continue to wait for final payments for costs and damages as a result of the BP oil spill. AJ Giardina spoke with a few individuals who say the Gulf Coast Claims Facility is using delay tactics in sending out checks.More >> Removing all the oil from Mississippi's barrier islands is a bit like chasing a moving target. As soon as one section of beach is cleaned, the dynamics of wind and waves take over, shifting sand to reveal new sections of tar balls and oil patties.More >> Use the numbers below to contact the Deepwater Horizon Incident Joint Information Center on matters regarding the oil slick in Gulf of Mexico: Report oiled shoreline or request volunteer information:More >>