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    Darlington County may soon get a military vehicle. Darlington County may soon get a military vehicle.

    Military vehicle could find home in Darlington County's vehicle fleet

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    Darlington County Sheriff Wayne Byrd recently acquired a mine-resistant armor protected vehicle, or MRAP, and now wants it a part of the county's fleet. More>>

    Conway woman killed with axe; police arrest boyfriend

    John Scott, charged with murder in the death of Eboni Drayton. John Scott, charged with murder in the death of Eboni Drayton.
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    Horry County Police were dispatched to the 3700 block of Comfort Ct. in Conway for a domestic violence call. The woman who called police said she got a call from her son saying he thought he killed his girlfriend. More>>

    Suspect dead, officer injured outside SC police headquarters

    Shooting outside police headquarters in Greenville leaves suspect dead, Shooting outside police headquarters in Greenville leaves suspect dead,
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    The Greenville County Coroner has identified the man who investigators say wounded a Greenville Police officer at the Law Enforcement Center. Evan Casey Bennett of Greenville was pronounced dead at the scene Monday night. The coroner says an autopsy is scheduled for Tuesday.

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    Horry County HS students begin receiving tablet learning devices

    Students at the Academy for Arts, Science, and Technology received their new Dell Venue digital learning devices on Tuesday morning. Students at the Academy for Arts, Science, and Technology received their new Dell Venue digital learning devices on Tuesday morning.
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    MYRTLE BEACH (WBTW) - The first Horry County high school students received their digital learning devices on Tuesday morning. More than 650 Academy for Arts, Science, and Technology students received their new Dell Venue tablet devices from school district officials. The students went through a sort of orientation on the devices and listened to policy and procedures spelled out by district officials and representatives from Microsoft. The students have gone through training on how to care for... More>>

    Florence County deputies ask for help finding missing man

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    Investigators with the Florence County Sheriff's Office need your help in locating a missing Johnsonville man. Julius Lavarn Gamble, 23, of Johnsonville, was last seen on August 28, Gamble, also known as "Juju" is described as a black male, approximately 5'7" inches tall, weighing approximately 155 pounds, with black hair and brown eyes.Anyone with knowledge or information regarding the location or whereabouts of Gamble is asked to contact Florence County Sheriff's Office investigators at (84... More>>

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    • Conway woman killed with axe; police arrest boyfriend

      Conway woman killed with axe; police arrest boyfriend

      Tuesday, September 2 2014 1:30 PM EDT2014-09-02 17:30:29 GMT
      John Scott, charged with murder in the death of Eboni Drayton.John Scott, charged with murder in the death of Eboni Drayton.
      Horry County Police were dispatched to the 3700 block of Comfort Ct. in Conway for a domestic violence call. The woman who called police said she got a call from her son saying he thought he killed his girlfriend.
      Horry County Police were dispatched to the 3700 block of Comfort Ct. in Conway for a domestic violence call. The woman who called police said she got a call from her son saying he thought he killed his girlfriend.
    • Horry County HS students begin receiving tablet learning devices

      Horry County HS students begin receiving tablet learning devices

      Tuesday, September 2 2014 12:37 PM EDT2014-09-02 16:37:22 GMT
      Students at the Academy for Arts, Science, and Technology received their new Dell Venue digital learning devices on Tuesday morning.Students at the Academy for Arts, Science, and Technology received their new Dell Venue digital learning devices on Tuesday morning.
      MYRTLE BEACH (WBTW) - The first Horry County high school students received their digital learning devices on Tuesday morning. More than 650 Academy for Arts, Science, and Technology students received their new Dell Venue tablet devices from school district officials. The students went through a sort of orientation on the devices and listened to policy and procedures spelled out by district officials and representatives from Microsoft. The students have gone through training on how to care for...
      MYRTLE BEACH (WBTW) - The first Horry County high school students received their digital learning devices on Tuesday morning. More than 650 Academy for Arts, Science, and Technology students received their new Dell Venue tablet devices from school district officials. The students went through a sort of orientation on the devices and listened to policy and procedures spelled out by district officials and representatives from Microsoft. The students have gone through training on how to care for...
    • Tropical Storm Dolly forms, heads towards Mexico

      Tropical Storm Dolly forms, heads towards Mexico

      Tuesday, September 2 2014 9:08 AM EDT2014-09-02 13:08:33 GMT
      As of early Tuesday, Tropical Depression #5 has been upgraded to our fourth named storm of the 2014 Atlantic Hurricane Season.
      As of early Tuesday, Tropical Depression #5 has been upgraded to our fourth named storm of the 2014 Atlantic Hurricane Season.
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    • 550-mile natural gas pipeline would stretch into Robeson County

      550-mile natural gas pipeline would stretch into Robeson County

      Tuesday, September 2 2014 10:50 AM EDT2014-09-02 14:50:44 GMT
      Dominion Resources, Duke Energy and other partners have proposed building a $5 billion natural gas pipeline to connect the Southeast with the prodigious supplies of natural gas being produced in Pennsylvania, Ohio and West Virginia.Gas is being relied upon to generate more of the nation's electricity in recent years because the enormous new domestic supplies have drastically lowered its price and it burns cleaner than the nation's other most important fuel for electric power, coal.The 550-mil...
      Dominion Resources, Duke Energy and other partners have proposed building a $5 billion natural gas pipeline to connect the Southeast with the prodigious supplies of natural gas being produced in Pennsylvania, Ohio and West Virginia.Gas is being relied upon to generate more of the nation's electricity in recent years because the enormous new domestic supplies have drastically lowered its price and it burns cleaner than the nation's other most important fuel for electric power, coal.The 550-mil...
    • Primary day for parts of the Pee Dee and Grand Strand

      Primary day for parts of the Pee Dee and Grand Strand

      Tuesday, September 2 2014 8:56 AM EDT2014-09-02 12:56:56 GMT
      Tuesday is primary day to select candidates for Senate District 32, which covers Berkeley, Florence, Georgetown, Horry, and Williamsburg Counties. Voters in the following precincts can also vote in Tuesday's special election: Brownway, Inland, Pawley Swamp, and Port Harrelson. State Senate District seat 32 is currently vacant after former Senator J. Yancey McGill was appointed interim Lieutenant Governor of South Carolina in June 2014. Also, voters who live within the West Florence Fire Dis...
      Tuesday is primary day to select candidates for Senate District 32, which covers Berkeley, Florence, Georgetown, Horry, and Williamsburg Counties. Voters in the following precincts can also vote in Tuesday's special election: Brownway, Inland, Pawley Swamp, and Port Harrelson. State Senate District seat 32 is currently vacant after former Senator J. Yancey McGill was appointed interim Lieutenant Governor of South Carolina in June 2014. Also, voters who live within the West Florence Fire Dis...
    • Half brothers in prison for 30 years seek new trial in NC

      Half brothers in prison for 30 years seek new trial in NC

      Tuesday, September 2 2014 6:35 AM EDT2014-09-02 10:35:26 GMT
      Henry McCollum (L) Leon Brown (R)Henry McCollum (L) Leon Brown (R)
      Half brothers who have spent 30 years in prison for the killing and rape of an 11-year-old girl in North Carolina are asking to be released.Lawyers for 50-year-old Henry McCollum and 46-year-old Leon Brown say DNA analysis of a cigarette butt found at the crime scene in Robeson County link it to a man serving a life sentence for a similar rape and killing that took place a month later.The Center for Death Penalty Litigation says that man was the real killer of Sabrina Buie in 1983.The attorne...
      Half brothers who have spent 30 years in prison for the killing and rape of an 11-year-old girl in North Carolina are asking to be released.Lawyers for 50-year-old Henry McCollum and 46-year-old Leon Brown say DNA analysis of a cigarette butt found at the crime scene in Robeson County link it to a man serving a life sentence for a similar rape and killing that took place a month later.The Center for Death Penalty Litigation says that man was the real killer of Sabrina Buie in 1983.The attorne...
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    • All-time antler records update now available on DNR website

      All-time antler records update now available on DNR website

      Tuesday, September 2 2014 2:34 PM EDT2014-09-02 18:34:39 GMT
      The South Carolina white-tailed deer Antler Records Program was initiated in the spring of 1974 and since that time, 6,389 sets of antlers (6,147 typical and 242 non-typical) have been officially entered into the list. Initially, scoring sessions were only conducted a few times each spring but, since 1987 antler scoring sessions have been scheduled throughout the state with approximately 12 sessions occurring annually. Each year SCDNR wildlife biologists and wildlife technicians score approxi...
      The South Carolina white-tailed deer Antler Records Program was initiated in the spring of 1974 and since that time, 6,389 sets of antlers (6,147 typical and 242 non-typical) have been officially entered into the list. Initially, scoring sessions were only conducted a few times each spring but, since 1987 antler scoring sessions have been scheduled throughout the state with approximately 12 sessions occurring annually. Each year SCDNR wildlife biologists and wildlife technicians score approxi...
    • Another American missionary doctor has Ebola

      Another American missionary doctor has Ebola

      Tuesday, September 2 2014 1:14 PM EDT2014-09-02 17:14:15 GMT
      Another American missionary has tested positive for the Ebola virus, according to SIM USA of Charlotte.
      Another American missionary has tested positive for the Ebola virus, according to SIM USA of Charlotte.
    • Another flight diverted over legroom

      Another flight diverted over legroom

      Tuesday, September 2 2014 12:45 PM EDT2014-09-02 16:45:37 GMT
      Officials say a Delta Air Lines flight from New York to West Palm Beach was diverted because of a passenger dispute over a reclining seat.The flight was diverted to Jacksonville on Monday night. According to a report by the Jacksonville Airport Authority, 32-year-old Amy Fine of Boca Raton was resting her head on her tray table when the passenger ahead of her reclined the seat. The seat hit Fine's head, and witnesses say the two passengers began arguing. Flight attendants called Fine combativ...
      Officials say a Delta Air Lines flight from New York to West Palm Beach was diverted because of a passenger dispute over a reclining seat.The flight was diverted to Jacksonville on Monday night. According to a report by the Jacksonville Airport Authority, 32-year-old Amy Fine of Boca Raton was resting her head on her tray table when the passenger ahead of her reclined the seat. The seat hit Fine's head, and witnesses say the two passengers began arguing. Flight attendants called Fine combativ...
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    • Coroner: Indiana teen killed by asphyxiation

      Coroner: Indiana teen killed by asphyxiation

      Tuesday, September 2 2014 2:44 PM EDT2014-09-02 18:44:05 GMT
      Relatives of an Indianapolis teenager whose badly burned body was found in a yard say they believe she was abducted and killed by a stranger.
      Relatives of an Indianapolis teenager whose badly burned body was found in a yard say they believe she was abducted and killed by a stranger.
    • Justice Department: Texas voter ID discriminatory

      Justice Department: Texas voter ID discriminatory

      Tuesday, September 2 2014 2:44 PM EDT2014-09-02 18:44:02 GMT
      A Justice Department lawyer has told a federal judge that a tough new Texas voter ID law was motivated by racial discrimination and should be struck down.
      A federal judge on Tuesday began reviewing tough new Texas voter ID rules challenged by the Obama administration in a trial that could threaten the polarizing law, although a decision isn't expected before the November...
    • Maryland doc facing sex charge surrenders license

      Maryland doc facing sex charge surrenders license

      Tuesday, September 2 2014 2:44 PM EDT2014-09-02 18:44:00 GMT
      A suspended physician at the center of a state licensing scandal agreed Tuesday to permanently surrender his Maryland medical license to resolve charges he sexually assaulted a female patient at a walk-in clinic...
      A suspended physician at the center of a state licensing scandal agreed Tuesday to permanently surrender his Maryland medical license to resolve charges he sexually assaulted a female patient at a walk-in clinic in April.
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    • Leaders break ground on youth homeless shelter in Little River

      Leaders break ground on youth homeless shelter in Little River

      Tuesday, August 26 2014 8:30 PM EDT2014-08-27 00:30:53 GMT
      Leaders broke ground Tuesday on a new shelter for young people on the North End of the Strand. The Sea Haven for youth shelter is going up in Little River.Christina Jackson, the Executive Director for Sea Haven, said the one story building will house up to 16 youth at a time. That will double their capacity from what they currently house.The residential program will act like a home for youth ages 13 to 17 years old wh...
      Leaders broke ground Tuesday on a new shelter for young people on the North End of the Strand. The Sea Haven for youth shelter is going up in Little River.Christina Jackson, the Executive Director for Sea Haven, said the one story building will house up to 16 youth at a time. That will double their capacity from what they currently house.The residential program will act like a home for youth ages 13 to 17 years old wh...
    • McLeod Regional Medical Center recognized for stroke treatment

      McLeod Regional Medical Center recognized for stroke treatment

      Monday, August 25 2014 6:41 PM EDT2014-08-25 22:41:49 GMT
      The Centers for Disease Control calls stroke, the fourth leading cause of death in this country. South Carolina has one of the nation's highest rates of death, due to stroke.That's why McLeod Regional Medical Center focuses Positively Carolina efforts to treat stroke victims.On Monday, the hospital held a celebration after it was awarded the Joint Commission's certification for an Advanced Primary Stroke Center.McLeod...
      The Centers for Disease Control calls stroke, the fourth leading cause of death in this country. South Carolina has one of the nation's highest rates of death, due to stroke.That's why McLeod Regional Medical Center focuses Positively Carolina efforts to treat stroke victims.On Monday, the hospital held a celebration after it was awarded the Joint Commission's certification for an Advanced Primary Stroke Center.McLeod...
    • Dillon leaders holds "Dillon's Got Talent"

      Dillon leaders holds "Dillon's Got Talent"

      Thursday, August 21 2014 6:40 PM EDT2014-08-21 22:40:48 GMT
      Dillon county community leaders and law enforcement think they have a "Positively Carolina" idea. They organize a "Dillon's Got Talent" competition. They hope the competition will provide something positive for children to do to keep them off the streets and, hopefully, out of trouble. Registration for "Dillon's Got Talent" is Friday, August 29, 2014 from 8:00a.m. - 5:00 p.m and Sunday August 31, 2014 from 2:00 -5:00 p.m., at the Dillon Wellness Center. The registration fee is $20. Auditions...
      Dillon county community leaders and law enforcement think they have a "Positively Carolina" idea. They organize a "Dillon's Got Talent" competition. They hope the competition will provide something positive for children to do to keep them off the streets and, hopefully, out of trouble. Registration for "Dillon's Got Talent" is Friday, August 29, 2014 from 8:00a.m. - 5:00 p.m and Sunday August 31, 2014 from 2:00 -5:00 p.m., at the Dillon Wellness Center. The registration fee is $20. Auditions...
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    • Transgender teen to sue SC over license photo

      Transgender teen to sue SC over license photo

      Tuesday, September 2 2014 8:37 AM EDT2014-09-02 12:37:33 GMT
      An organization that supports transgender rights is planning to sue South Carolina after the state wouldn't issue a driver's license to a 16-year-old boy unless he took off his makeup.The Transgender Legal Defense Education Fund said it will file a federal lawsuit against the South Carolina Department of Motor Vehicles on Tuesday. The boy, Chase Culpepper, his mother and the director of the fund also plan to talk to reporters in Columbia.The DMV wouldn't let Culpepper wear his makeup for the...
      An organization that supports transgender rights is planning to sue South Carolina after the state wouldn't issue a driver's license to a 16-year-old boy unless he took off his makeup.The Transgender Legal Defense Education Fund said it will file a federal lawsuit against the South Carolina Department of Motor Vehicles on Tuesday. The boy, Chase Culpepper, his mother and the director of the fund also plan to talk to reporters in Columbia.The DMV wouldn't let Culpepper wear his makeup for the...
    • Teen accused of killing mother, dismembering her body; according to deputies

      Teen accused of killing mother, dismembering her body; according to deputies

      Tuesday, September 2 2014 8:10 AM EDT2014-09-02 12:10:13 GMT
      Tyrese Landrum accused of killing his mother and dismembering her body.Tyrese Landrum accused of killing his mother and dismembering her body.
      A Lee County teenager is behind bars, accused of killing his own mother and hiding her body parts around the home.The sheriff's office says 15-year-old Tyrese Landrum has been charged with murder in death of his mother, 42-year-old Tamara Davis of North Fort Myers. Davis was first reported missing on August 24.On Sunday, deputies responded after reports of a strong smell coming from the home. When they arrived, they located Davis' body.Neighbors who talked to WBBH in Fort Myers say detectives...
      A Lee County teenager is behind bars, accused of killing his own mother and hiding her body parts around the home.The sheriff's office says 15-year-old Tyrese Landrum has been charged with murder in death of his mother, 42-year-old Tamara Davis of North Fort Myers. Davis was first reported missing on August 24.On Sunday, deputies responded after reports of a strong smell coming from the home. When they arrived, they located Davis' body.Neighbors who talked to WBBH in Fort Myers say detectives...
    • Up to 35 underage arrests at 'I'm Shmacked' event in North Myrtle Beach

      Up to 35 underage arrests at 'I'm Shmacked' event in North Myrtle Beach

      Friday, August 29 2014 9:02 PM EDT2014-08-30 01:02:37 GMT
      Twitter image from House of Blues on Thursday night from Dionysus on TwitterTwitter image from House of Blues on Thursday night from Dionysus on Twitter
      Up to 35 people were arrested on a variety of charges at a concert at House of Blues in North Myrtle Beach on Thursday night, officials said. North Myrtle Beach Police are still processing reports from the event, which was a concert by a band called “I'm Shmacked.”
      Up to 35 people were arrested on a variety of charges at a concert at House of Blues in North Myrtle Beach on Thursday night, officials said. North Myrtle Beach Police are still processing reports from the event, which was a concert by a band called “I'm Shmacked.”
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