Tag: South Carolina

Grandma Goes Missing With 16-Month-Old Grandson, Takes Him With Her to Buy & Use Crack Cocaine

Police in Greenville, South Carolina said that a grandmother who was believed to have gone missing with her 16-month-old grandson was arrested after they found out she took the baby with her to buy and use crack cocaine.

Winner of $1.5 Billion Mega Millions Lottery Ticket Finally Comes Forward After 4 Months

The South Carolina Education Lottery Commission announced Monday (Mar. 4) that the lucky person holding the winning ticket for the $1.5 billion jackpot from the October 28th, 2018 Mega Millions drawing has come forward after nearly five months to collect the massive prize.

South Carolina Pastor Accused of Sexually Assaulting Student at High School Athletic Event

The pastor of a church in Aiken, South Carolina has been charged with sex crimes after police say he forced himself on a teenager at a high school athletic event in Spartanburg, S.C.

South Carolina Pastor Impregnated Young Girl Twice, Reportedly Made Her Abort Both Pregnancies

32-year-old Phillip Jerard Buckson—a senior pastor at Cleveland Chapel Baptist Church in Spartanburg, S.C.—is accused of repeatedly raping and twice impregnating a young girl, whose pregnancies were then terminated.

Joshua Meeks: Quick Facts About High School Honor Student Shot & Killed in Drug Deal Gone Bad

16-year-old Joshua Meeks, an 11th-grade student at Mauldin High School, was found dead by authorities over an apparent drug deal that went bad. Here are some things you need to know about Meeks and his murder.

Mugshot Madness: Man Arrested After Throwing Hot Coffee on Teen McDonald’s Employee

A South Carolina man who police say threw a cup of hot coffee at a teenage McDonald's employee because he was mad about his order taking too long turned himself into police nearly a month after the incident.

Spartanburg High School Football Player Nick Dixon Dies Unexpectedly Day After College Commitment

A South Carolina community is in mourning after a popular high school football player died unexpectedly during surgery.

Man Responsible for Car Crash That Killed 4 Children in South Carolina Facing 100 Years in Prison

The man responsible for the fatal car crash in South Carolina that claimed the lives of four young children, including two of his own, was hit with a number of charges and could spend more than 100 years in prison, according to news reports.

Arnez Yaron Jamison: Quick Facts About Man Responsible for Car Crash That Killed 4 Kids in South Carolina

The man responsible for the car crash in South Carolina that killed four children was identified as 27-year-old Arnez Yaron Jamison. Here's what you need to know.

So Sad: Mother Loses All 4 of Her Children in Fatal Car Accident in South Carolina

Jackie Brown, a mother in South Carolina, lost all four of her children in a car accident in Travelers Rest, S.C. Here's what you need to know about Jackie Brown (aka "Jaz Mire Brown") and her four children.

Mugshot Madness: Father & Daughter Arrested for Incest After Their Baby Died

The Laurens County Sheriff's Office says 20-year-old Katlyn Lauren Edwards and her 38-year-old father James Travis Brown were engaged in an unnatural sexual relationship, which resulted in Edwards being impregnated by Brown and the eventual birth of child that died.

Who Won the Mega Millions Lottery $1.6B Jackpot? Here’s Everything We Know So Far

Millions of people played the Mega Millions Lottery for their chance at winning the $1.6 billion jackpot—the biggest jackpot in Mega Millions history—but only one person in the entire country found out they had the winning numbers. Here's what we know.

$1.6 Billion Mega Millions Lottery Ticket Sold in South Carolina

According to South Carolina state lottery officials, at least one winning ticket was sold in the Palmetto State.

Massive Shootout at Cook Out: 6 People Shot, 1 Suspect Arrested, 2 Others Still on the Run

Police in have one suspect in custody and are looking for two others following a shooting outside the Cook Out fast food restaurant in Spartanburg, South Carolina over the weekend that sent six people to the hospital. Here's what you need to know.

We Got Another White Lady Calling the Cops Black People for Nothing: Meet “Gas Station Gail”

Sow what horrible thing caused "Gas Station Gail" to call the cops? A bunch of black people purchasing drinks and snacks. OMG, THE HORROR.

One Officer Killed & 6 Others Injured As Man Held Children Hostage in Florence, South Carolina

The Florence, South Carolina cop who was killed in the line of duty today in an active shooter situation has been identified by officials as Officer Terrence Carraway.

Teacher Lowered Student’s Grade Because He Stopped Having Sex With Her, Lawsuit Claims

A former South Carolina teacher allegedly forced a student to have sex with her multiple times, and actually lowered his grade after he began to fend off her advances, according to a lawsuit filed by the student's mother.

Beyoncé & JAY-Z Honored With Key to City of Columbia, SC Ahead of “OTR II” Concert

Moments before Beyoncé and JAY-Z hit the stage at Williams-Brice Stadium in Columbia, South Carolina Tuesday night (Aug. 21) for their "On The Run II Tour" concert, the couple was presented with a gift from the city's mayor.

WYFF News 4 Anchor Mike McCormick & Photojournalist Aaron Smeltzer Killed After Tree Falls on Them

A local newsroom is in mourning today after losing two of their beloved crew members. WYFF News 4 anchor Mike McCormick and News 4 photojournalist Aaron Smeltzer died Monday (May 28) after a tree fell on their SUV.

South Carolina Teacher Told 3rd Grader to “Commit Suicide” After the 8-Year-Old Complained About an Earache

A South Carolina mother says a teacher told her 8-year-old child to commit suicide after she complained about an earache.