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  Sumter community says goodbye as 5-year-old Nevaeh Adams is laid to rest

The Sumter community filled the Canty Memorial Church of God in Christ as 5-year-old Nevaeh Adams was laid to rest.
  Dominion Energy’s VC Summer Nuclear Plant in S.C. shut down due to leak
13-year-old N.C. double murder suspect back in custody
  Suspect dead, deputy recovering after shooting at Fayetteville hospital
  3 charged in human trafficking investigation involving teen in Gaston County


‘High degree of concern’: N.C. teen charged in deaths of two brothers escapes

The Robeson County Sheriff’s Office is asking for the public’s help in locating a 13-year-old who escaped from the county’s juvenile court around 12 p.m. Tuesday.

NC boy dies after being hit by SUV at trunk-or-treat event

Rockingham County Middle School confirmed that Noah Chambers, the 11-year old boy hit during a trunk-or-treat event on Friday night, has died.

N.C. man convicted of hiding 30 bags of heroin in rectum while jailed on assault charge

A Wilmington man is headed to prison after he was convicted on charges that he hid bags of heroin and marijuana in his rectum while he was in the New Hanover County Jail.

Marijuana-infused Halloween candy seized during N.C. drug investigation

Police in Greenville, North Carolina seized Halloween candy that they said was infused with drugs.

Three-year-old N.C. girl at center of AMBER Alert has been found

The Scotland County Sheriff’s Office announced that a 3-year-old girl who had been reported missing on Wednesday has been found.

AMBER Alert in Virginia: A timeline of the search for 14-year-old girl, 33-year-old man

Isabel Hicks, 14, was last seen in her home around 1 a.m. on Monday, Oct. 21.

  Is a full-ride enough? Former UofSC student-athletes weigh in on NCAA vote

The wallets of NCAA student-athletes across the country may be a little thicker in coming years after the organization voted to allow players to cash in on their image, name, and likeness.

Police: Mother kills toddler because of soiled diaper

A Georgia woman is charged with killing her 20-month-old child, telling investigators she hit the boy because she was angry he had soiled his diaper.

Fireflies confident for future in Columbia as MLB proposes cutting 40 Minor League teams

A spokesperson for the Fireflies said the team is in “no danger of being cut, whether or not some contraction takes place.”

  Charlotte Navy veteran thankful to be alive after car came crashing through his condo

Charlotte resident Johnny Wilborn continues to emit positivity even after a car came crashing through his home last Wednesday night.

  Remains of World War II hero return home to NC 76 years later

PFC John Taylor Burke reportedly died fighting back in 1943, but it wasn’t until two years ago with new technology that they were able to locate some of the heroes’ remains.

  Alice Drive Middle School student caught with loaded handgun, Sumter Police investigating

An Alice Drive Middle School student is under investigation after a loaded handgun was found in his possession.

S.C. man arrested, accused of attempting to rape 83-year-old in 1991 Charlotte cold case

Louis Brown, now 68, was arrested in Summerton, S.C., and charged with attempted rape, attempted sex offense and first-degree burglary.

  Inside the Landfill: The search for Nevaeh Adams

Around 400 people were in some way a part of the landfill search process that helped crews find Nevaeh’s remains on Oct. 18.

One dog found, the other still missing after being inside truck stolen at NC Chick-fil-a

An Alabama couple claims their truck, which contained their two dogs, was stolen while they stopped for food at Chick-fil-A in Lincolnton.

14-year-old reported missing from Statesville

According to the Statesville Police Department, 14-year-old Nicholas Clay, described as 5’6”-5’8” and between 160-180 pounds, was last seen wearing green t-shirt and jeans, green belt, and flip flops.

Sheriff’s office needs help finding teen missing since Oct. 8

Maria Echeverria, 16, was last seen in the 11000 block of Gardner Circle in Spotsylvania on Oct. 8.

Hiker fell to his death while taking photo atop N.C. waterfall

Authorities in North Carolina have identified a hiker who fell from a waterfall and died over the weekend.

Police find body of missing man in north Charlotte, death investigation underway

Charlotte police have found the body of a man who was reported missing from Gaston County Monday.

  Aiken Co. Coroner identifies man killed in crash on Myrtle St.

The Aiken County Coroner’s Office has identified the man killed in a vehicle crash on Myrtle St.

  SC man’s suicide note states bodies of mother, aunt found in home had been there since 2015

Officials say they were conducting a wellness check at a home in Clover, South Carolina, July 31, when they discovered three people dead. Months later, the autopsy report was released.

  This Columbia man’s solo holiday photoshoot is everything you need to see

Who says you need to have a family to do a holiday-inspired photoshoot?