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Ed Jenson
March 28, 2018 - 5:56 pm
President Donald Trump is firing Veterans Affairs Secretary David Shulkin and replacing him with the White House doctor in the wake of a bruising ethics scandal and a mounting rebellion within the VA. Trump tweets that he intends to nominate "highly respected Admiral Ronny L. Jackson, MD, as the...
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Ed Jenson
April 20, 2018 - 5:48 pm
U.S. Senators Marco Rubio (R-FL) and Tim Scott (R-SC) spent today in South Florida visiting distressed communities and non-profit organizations that are working to revitalize low-income neighborhoods. Stops included the Overtown Youth Center in Miami, the Mexican American Council Parent Resource...
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Ed Jenson
April 20, 2018 - 5:40 pm
The Taylors Fire Department said a home was damaged after a fire Friday afternoon. The fire occurred at a residence on Northway Drive. According to fire officials, the entire house had heat and smoke damage, but one room is completely destroyed. No injuries were reported, The cause of the fire is...
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Ed Jenson
April 20, 2018 - 5:28 pm
For the first time in franchise history, the Carolina Panthers will open the regular season against the Dallas Cowboys. The Panthers host the Cowboys on September 9, at 4:25 p.m. in Bank of America Stadium to kickoff the 2018 season. It marks just the second time under head coach Ron Rivera, and...
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Ed Jenson
April 20, 2018 - 3:02 pm
10 people have been indicted in the federal investigation into sales at a Greenville electronics store. Secret Service agents said authorities in Greenville County were notified in 2017 about a possible fencing operation at Reboot on North Pleasantburg Drive. Agents said the store was reselling...
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Ed Jenson
April 20, 2018 - 2:12 pm
Thirteenth Circuit Solicitor Walt Wilkins said a Pickens County man has been sentenced on a charge of second degree criminal sexual conduct. 36-year-old Matthew Jamie Bryant was sentenced to 15 years in prison. The solicitor said evidence presented at the trial established that Bryant sexually...
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Ed Jenson
April 20, 2018 - 1:05 pm
Ronald Wilbanks, who resigned Tuesday as the Walhalla Police Chief, has been indicted after being accused of illegally obtaining drugs from officers, their families and private citizens for more than seven years. South Carolina Attorney General Alan Wilson announced Friday that the state grand jury...
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Ed Jenson
April 20, 2018 - 12:18 pm
South Carolina's unemployment rate was unchanged last month. The Department of Employment and Workforce said in a news release Friday that March's unemployment rate was 4.4 percent. Here in the Upstate, Greenville county had the lowest unemployment at 3.5 percent. Union county was the highest at 4...
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Ed Jenson
April 20, 2018 - 11:59 am
A driver was killed after crashing into a tractor trailer stopped on Interstate 85. The accident happened Thursday night on northbound I-85 near Highway 101. Troopers say a tractor trailer was stopped in traffic when the driver of a vehicle crashed into the back of the big rig and was trapped in...
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Ed Jenson
April 19, 2018 - 10:20 pm
A new locale couldn’t end the Greenville Drive’s woes on Thursday night, as the Kannapolis Intimidators used a pair of big innings to defeat the Drive 8-3 in the first meeting between the teams since last year’s South Atlantic League Championship Series. The contest was action-packed right from the...
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