Fort Jackson suspends sergeant accused of assaulting Black man in SC neighborhood

  Police searching for suspects who stole $4,700 worth of items from Ulta Beauty

Lexington Medical Center hosting vaccination events at Northeast location

Benedict College to perform at 2022 Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade

  Woman behind viral video of soldier’s confrontation with Black man shares what happened

  ‘I did not intentionally do that:’ Roger Self tearfully testifies in court during sentencing hearing

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  Health U: Lose a little, gain a lot

  29-year-old man killed in shooting at Broad River apartment complex

  2 charged with murder in Sumter; 2 others charged for related roles

  SC reports 589 new COVID-19 cases, 2 deaths Thursday

  Neighbors react to protest following confrontation outside Summit home

  Lumber prices skyrocketing, and taking home prices with them

Person killed when section of Outer Banks bridge falls during construction

Workers were dismantling the section when it fell approximately 110 feet into Oregon Inlet.

Neighbor calls police on Black teenager practicing ROTC drills in neighborhood

The family is thinking of making fliers to let neighbors know their son is in ROTC and not a threat.

  South Carolina hydroponic container farm makes a large impact with a small footprint

The farm, which primarily grows leafy greens, uses a method of growing called hydroponic gardening.

Man wanted out of Georgia arrested in Calhoun County

After attempting to initiate a traffic stop for the registration violation, deputies say he dumped the motorcycle and attempted to flee on foot.

  1 dead, 6 rescued, search on for 12 others after boat capsizes south of Louisiana

N.C.’s COVID-19 hospitalizations remain above 1K for third consecutive day

  Couple charged with robbery, assault of victims during road rage incident

Crews clear crash on I-26 westbound lanes in Dorchester County

SC reports 5th consecutive weekly increase in new unemployment claims

Instagram post leads to Little River man’s arrest for alleged role in deadly Capitol riots

RCSD investigating Columbia homicide

The Richland County Sheriff’s Department is investigating a homicide that occurred at an apartment complex in Columbia.

  Loris woman pleads guilty in DUI crash that killed her 3-year-old daughter

A Loris woman pleaded guilty in a 2020 DUI crash that killed her 3-year-old daughter, prosecutors said.

Dog reported missing from Georgia 4 years ago reunites with owner after being found in Cleveland (video)

A dog who was reported missing four years ago has been found approximately 700 miles away in Cleveland!

SC infant boy surrendered to deputies under Daniel’s Law

Deputies accepted a newborn child surrendered under the state’s Safe Haven for Abandoned Babies Act, the South Carolina Department of Social Services said.

Richland County to hold public burials for 23 community members

The service will take place at 1:30 p.m. Sunday, April 18.

Loris man sentenced to prison for burglarizing 94-year-old woman’s home

A Loris man will spend over a decade behind bars after burglarizing a 94-year-old woman’s home.

Community remembers Rock Hill mass shooting victim James Lewis

A father of three killed in a York County mass shooting last week is being laid to rest Thursday.

  Man who attempted to murder SC trooper sentenced to federal prison

Video shows William Bernard Wright discharged at least 12 rounds at a SC Trooper during a traffic stop in 2019.

Update: Police locate missing Savannah man

The Chatham County Police Department says a 22-year-old man that was reported missing has been found and is safe.

  Police shut down Summit neighborhood, remove Pentland family amidst protests

Around 8:20 p.m., deputies were dispatched to the home of Jonathan Pentland after receiving reports that it had been vandalized.

  Body found in Miss. River identified as missing LSU student

Officials confirm the body found in the Mississippi River in Reserve, La. on Tuesday, April 13 is that of missing LSU student Kori Gauthier.

  Soldier charged after viral video surfaces of confrontation with Black man outside his SC home

Jonathan Pentland has been arrested and charged with third-degree assault and battery.

  My Take: SC Litter Control Week

This week state troopers and other law enforcement will write tickets for anyone they see throwing trash out their vehicles or debris falling from commercial trucks.

  UofSC professor says 300 students have been drugged in past 90 days; lawmaker hopes bill will help

According to her survey of students, about 300 say they have gotten drugged at Columbia bars in the past 90 days.

Gov. McMaster allocates $10.5M in GEER funds for charter schools, workforce development

South Carolina Governor Henry McMaster announced a $10.5 million dollar investment in the state’s public charter schools and workforce development efforts through the Governor’s Emergency Education Relief fund.

  DHEC officials say vaccine supply not an issue despite J&J vaccine pause

About 60 providers were expected to receive an allotment this week from DHEC.

  SC reports 466 new COVID-19 cases, 15 deaths Wednesday

DHEC says the percent positive from the 8,198 molecular tests most recently reported to them was 8.6%.

Age is just a number: 81-year-old graduates from Alabama A&M, inspires others

We are three days away from the Magic City Classic at Legion Field and for one Alabama A&M graduate, she believes she’s giving the Bulldogs something to cheer about before her team hits the field.

Lexington Co. man sentenced to 28 years for sex crimes against a child

Upon release, he will have to register as a sex offender and will be monitored by GPS at all times.

Woman out on bond for shooting charged in connection to another shooting that killed teen

Investigators said a woman who is out on bond for a shooting has now been charged in a separate shooting that killed a 14-year-old boy in Orangeburg County.

Saluda Co. woman arrested for selling methamphetamine

The Sheriff’s Office says it’s working diligently to combat the sale and use of drugs in Saluda County.

Bond set for woman accused of setting man’s house on fire

A Jonesboro woman was in court Wednesday on an arson charge after police say she admitted to setting fire to a man’s house.

  1 killed in Kershaw County head on collision

The collision reportedly occurred at 6:14 a.m. Wednesday on 521.

Union Co. charter school coach killed in shootout involving drug cartel in N.C.

The incident happened at a mobile home park on Wyatt Road Lot 27 in Green Level, North Carolina.

SC House passes April 26 deadline for in-person classes

The proposal passed Wednesday would require districts to continue to offer five days of in-person classes next school year no matter what happens with the COVID-19 pandemic.

1 crewmember dead; Lafourche Parish officials asking for help searching for remaining 12

Officials are asking for all marine operators to assist in the search for at least a dozen workers after a lift boat capsized off the coast of Port Fourchon on Tuesday afternoon.

  UofSC and MLS announce multi-year partnership

MLS will provide exclusive learning opportunities and experiences to University of South Carolina students.

  ‘Young, healthy’ South Mississippi man suffers stroke hours after receiving J&J vaccine

When the news broke about the pause of the Johnson & Johnson vaccine Tuesday, one Coast family was already living with a tragedy they believe was caused by the vaccine.

Hostess recalls SnoBalls due to undeclared allergen

Consumers with questions may contact 1-800-483-7253 and also visit

  Midlands couple says they were attacked and robbed after traffic incident

“It was such a loud smack when my boyfriend hit the ground,” she said. “The scream was so horrendous, I thought he had been shot.”

Missing Columbia teen hasn’t been seen in more than a week

She was last seen wearing a black NASA shirt, a black and brown throw around her shoulders, light blue jeans and pink crocs.

  LCSD: 1 injured in shooting on Crystal Springs Road

The incident occurred just before 2 a.m. on the 100 block of Crystal Springs Road.

  RCSD investigating shooting on Garners Ferry Road

The incident occurred shortly before 12:30 p.m. on the 7600 block of Garners Ferry Road.

  Mother of missing Sumter teen desperately searches for answers

Angel Brown says she hasn’t seen her 18-year-old son since Christmas day.

  Johnson and Johnson vaccines crucial for distribution in small SC towns

However, while Johnson and Johnson make up only slightly more than 5% of the state’s total first doses, pharmacists in small towns across the state have been relying on the “one and done” shot.

  FEMA opens mass vaccination site at Columbia Place Mall a day early

There were 150 workers on-site including the National Guard.

Man arrested in shooting of mother, police with pellet gun

A man who reportedly shot his 77-year-old mother and police with a pellet gun has been taken into custody.

Deputies arrest 17-year-old accused in teenager’s murder

Authorities charged the teenager with the murder of a 14-year-old that happened near Santee on Oct. 5, 2020. The teen was charged after a warrant was obtained last Thursday.

  SC pauses J&J vaccines on federal recommendation

The risk of a serious blood clot is about 1 in 1 million. Here’s what to look for.

Authorities clear SC prison following investigation into bomb threat

Officials with the South Carolina Department of Corrections said they found no evidence of a bomb following a bomb threat at a Marlboro County prison.

  Sumter man wanted for assault of woman, deputies say

He reportedly punched a woman and caused approximately $3,000 worth of damage to a vehicle in the 1000 block of Morton Street.

  Lexington man accused of setting fire to abandoned buildings facing more charges

The new charges come from fires at two abandoned buildings and an abandoned car on James Dunbar Road in 2020, officials said.

  Sumter man charged with attempted murder

Warrants show that he had a prior felony conviction that prohibits him from possessing a firearm.

  SC reports 447 new COVID-19 cases, 12 deaths Tuesday

DHEC says the percent positive from the 11,206 molecular tests most recently reported to them was 5%.

Lancaster Co. School district finds THC-infused peanut butter and jelly snack pouches

The district said it is working with its K9 handler to check around the district schools for more THC-infused peanut and jelly snacks.

Deputies arrest woman accused of filing false report on home invasion, assault

The Dorchester County Sheriff’s Office arrested 22-year-old Kirsten Faith Snider who was given a $10,000 PR bond.

Family of boy allegedly abused by teacher receives $17,000 settlement

A Lowcountry family has won $17,000 after their daughter’s teacher allegedly stuck packing tape over his mouth.

  Orangeburg school in need of repair set to get makeover

An Orangeburg school is about to get a bit of a makeover thanks to a state organization that develops leaders.

Missing 13-year-old girl from Columbia found safe

Deputies asked for help finding her on Tuesday morning.

Police: Man shot after girlfriend gets in argument

The North Charleston Police Department says they have arrested a man who allegedly shot the boyfriend of a woman his girlfriend was fighting.

Missing Richland County man with medical conditions last seen April 11

Leonard Dover was last seen at his home off R.L. Coward Road in Hopkins on April 11.

  Road rage incident causes brief lockout at Lexington High School

The incident had nothing to do with either of the schools and the lock-out was precautionary.

Georgia officials: S.C. truck driver shot dead in road rage

Georgia investigators say they believe a South Carolina truck driver died after being shot in a road rage incident.

Passenger tossed meth out of window, deputies say

A deputy collected the bag which officials say contained methamphetamine.

  Identifying Autism: UofSC expert speaks on how COVID-19 is impacting early diagnosis

As April marks another Autism Awareness Month, experts say the pandemic has presented challenges for identifying autism.

Haley says she’ll back Trump, stand down if he runs in 2024

Former U.N. Ambassador and South Carolina Gov. Nikki Haley is often mentioned as a possible 2024 GOP presidential contender.

  Trial begins for former Chester County Sheriff accused of public corruption

The trial is set to last for a few weeks.

AMBER Alert issued for 11-year-old from Pasco County

11-year-old Montana Breseman was last seen in the 11600 block of Town Center Road in New Port Ritchy.