Hall of Fame NFL quarterback Brett Favre filmed a public service announcement to air in South Carolina where the football player warns drivers about the dangers of distracted driving, including texting, using social media and online apps.
A 3-year-old New York girl's teddy bear disappeared in Rock Hill, SC, on Friday, April 11, 2018, and her family is offering a $500 reward for its return. The girl's mom thinks the bear might have slipped out a car window on I-77 North.
Camden, SC, police tried to pull over a 63-year-old man who ignored blue lights before getting out of his car with a full red Solo cup, attempting to run away from police with another beer in his pocket and attacking the officer, police say.
The body of a 76-year-old South Carolina man with dementia was found Thursday, April 19, 2018, 14 days after he was reported missing. Dale Hunter's body was discovered in a wooded area, according to the Greeville County Sheriff's Office.
The Anderson, SC, woman who gouged out her eyes near an Upstate church is set to appear on the Dr. Oz TV talk show on May 10, 2018 after flying to New York to be interviewed. Her recovery is proceeding, but she is battling drug addiction.
South Carolina's peach season is expected to be a banner one; last year's was a disappointment after a late freeze. Peach lovers should expect to be able to get fresh, local peaches from June through Labor Day. Georgia's season starts in May.
Horry County police said an alleged hacker sent out a message Tuesday, April 17, 2018, with a "truth or dare" and said if someone didn't complete the dare, he or she would "shoot up the school." Black Water Middle School has increased police presence on Wednesday due to the alleged threat.
CNN's United Shades of America will feature St. Helena Island, SC and Gullah Geechee culture in Beaufort County and Charleston during an episode of the TV show on Sunday May 13, 2018. Host W. Kamau Bell visits Penn Center.
Fast-food fried chicken store manager Karen Scott began her Bojangles career making biscuits in Bluffton, South Carolina. On Monday, April 16, 2018, she called 911 and helped calm a mother whose baby was unresponsive as EMS was dispatched.
A Mooresboro, NC woman was the bookkeeper for a Cherokee County, SC business where she embezzled money and falsified records to the government out of half a million dollars, pleaded guilty to tax evasion and got a 2 year prison sentence.
Mike Colter, a South Carolina native, was critical of Starbucks after two black men were arrested sitting in a coffee shop. Now the star of Netflix's Marvel show "Luke Cage" applauds the decision to close the coffee stores for racial-bias training on May 29, 2018.
South Carolina ranks third in the nation for having the most DUI-related fatalities — making it one of the top states where people are most likely to be involved in a fatal alcohol-related crash, according to a new report from ValuePenguin, a consumer research group.