SLED has opened a third investigation into allegations of excessive use of force by former Kershaw County Deputy Johnathan Goldsmith. The investigation was requested by Kershaw County Sheriff Lee Boan. No additional information is available at this time while the investigation is ongoing.
Council minutes and videos show District Six Councilmember Joe Walker III and former District Seven Councilmember Gwen Kennedy missed more than 40 meetings combined in the years studied, resulting in almost 600 missed votes.
A WIS investigation into Kershaw County law enforcement records found the sheriff was presented with concerns about one of his deputy’s uses of force at least twice before an alleged assault resulted in the deputy’s firing, criminal charges, and a lawsuit.
A deadly shooting in 2017 at a nightclub called the Black Pearl turned life upside down for everyone involved. That shooting led to the closure of the business, but the owner said he was shut down unjustly.
Army Staff Sergeant Andrew Marrow is serving 18 months in a military prison in Charleston for his role in a horrific accident at Fort Jackson that killed 2 privates, Timothy Ashcraft, and Ethan Shrader.
.Tiffany Putnam is a mother of two and lives in a small home in Columbia. She doesn't use a large amount of water each day, only the typical household water usage for laundry, washing dishes, and taking showers.
Contractors who are members of the lobbying group, South Carolina Alliance to Fix Our Roads (SCFOR) are the biggest winners in securing the bids associated with the new Road Funding Bill, passed July 1, according to SCDOT records.