Samsung reached an agreement with South Carolina to open a home appliance manufacturing plant in Newberry County. The $380M facility will produce Samsung’s home appliances and will generate 954 local jobs by 2020.
Charlie Funderburke, a disabled Vietnam War and Gulf War veteran, said he is proud of his grandson, Seth Thomas. Thomas died last week while hiking in Peru. A medical student, Thomas was in Peru on a medical mission trip.
Colin Austin Keisler was born at Lexington Medical Center this weekend to Cindy Richmond and her husband Arthur Keisler. He weighed a little over 14 pounds. Most babies are half that size in weight at birth.
Residents of the small Pee Dee town of Nichols are trying to decide whether their town should be rebuilt or abandoned. Nichols was devastated by Hurricane Matthew. Feelings are raw in a town where the devastation lingers and financial help is not coming.