Monday, September 1 2014 1:31 PM EDT2014-09-01 17:31:17 GMT
The South Carolina Highway Patrol says a man on a motorcycle was killed in a crash Monday morning.Troopers say the crash occurred on Bookman Rd. about three miles west of Elgin at about 6 a.m. The motorcycleMore >>
The South Carolina Highway Patrol says a man on a motorcycle was killed in a crash Monday morningMore >>
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CHARDON, OH (WOIO) -
Thursday marks the two-year anniversary of the deadly shooting at Chardon High School and students are honoring their fallen classmates by celebrating their lives all month long.
Russell King, Jr., Demetrius Hewlin and Daniel Parmertor had their lives cut tragically and senselessly short.
The CHS Memorial Committee designed the entire month of February as Hilltopper Kindness Month in memory of the young men who were killed. Students and staff were encouraged to perform simple intentional acts of kindness, in their memory, as a way to make the world a more kind and caring place.
For Danny Parmertor's family two years ago still seems like yesterday.
"It's tough. I know personally I woke up with tears in my eyes because you just think about it and it just breaks your heart. There is not a moment or day that goes by our family doesn't think about him. He was a huge part of our life and when you have somebody taken away you can't fill that void. So right now our family is coping. It helps to know that others are loving us and supporting us even if we don't know them," said Danny's cousin Annamarie Iannetta.
Across town Danny Parmertor's family is gearing up for Danny's Memorial Fundraiser on Saturday.
It's sold out and money raised will help future college freshman from Chardon, Ohio.
"I have to say its an inspiration to see how many people will come out to support out cause that will in turn take a negative and turn it into a positive for students of Chardon High School or Auburn Career Center," added Annamarie Iannetta.
Area churches will have a vigil on the front yard of the high school Thursday night at 7:00. Everyone is welcome to attend.
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Sunday, August 31 2014 4:12 PM EDT2014-08-31 20:12:10 GMT
CONWAY, SC (WMBF) – Dozens of videos are all over Twitter from parties held at Coastal Carolina University. Many of the posts lead back to a group called I'm Shmacked. It makes videos at universitiesMore >>
Dozens of videos are all over social media from parties held at Coastal Carolina University.More >>
Friday, August 29 2014 12:21 PM EDT2014-08-29 16:21:29 GMT
An Alexander County woman is facing charges after deputies say she molested a four-year-old at a church while services were happening. According to the Alexander County Sheriff's Office, 52-year-old CarolMore >>
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Monday, September 1 2014 7:54 PM EDT2014-09-01 23:54:12 GMT
Whitney Hempsey remembered what doctors told her before she gave birth to her second child years ago. "It's like, 'Hey, are you tired of being pregnant?" Hempsey recalled. "'We can give you this and youMore >>
Mothers come together at Improving Birth Rally in an effort to stop rushed births.More >>
Monday, September 1 2014 6:18 PM EDT2014-09-01 22:18:34 GMT
Under a bright Carolina sun, citizens across the state enjoy going out and making a few waves on the lakes. Some like Johnathan Crossland enjoy fishing as a method of recreation and relaxation for a while.More >>
Boaters and law enforcement officials provide safety advice when making waves on the lakes.More >>
Monday, September 1 2014 3:55 PM EDT2014-09-01 19:55:16 GMT
As America's population of World War II veterans continues to shrink, respect for their role in history appears to be growing. Among those heroes are the thousands of troops who brought Hitler's EuropeMore >>
As America's population of World War II veterans continues to shrink, respect for their role in history appears to be growing.More >>