Once again in South Carolina, a black man who does not exist was accused of a crime. This time, it was two white elementary kids who wanted to skip school in Fort Mill. And this time, the crime didn’t even happen.
Jurors to deliberate Thursday in civil lawsuit trial brought by a former deputy against the sheriff of Chester County, South Carolina alleging coerced sex and retaliation. The sheriff denies all allegations and claims the former employee made up the story after not getting a promotion
Jurors will get the case Thursday in a civil lawsuit brought by a former deputy against the sheriff of Chester County, South Carolina, alleging coerced sex and retaliation. The sheriff denies all allegations and claims the former employee made up the story after not getting a promotion.
The former deputy who claims she was coerced into having sex by Chester County, South Carolina, Sheriff Alex Underwood testified Tuesday that she had at least 18 liaisons with Underwood over eight months in 2013. Underwood’s lawyers claim she sued after not getting chief deputy job and contend the lawsuit is a blackmail plot.
Chester, South Carolina, City Councilman Odell Williams was killed in November 2014 after he chased gang members through Chester’s streets. The accused shooter, charged with murder, claims Williams shot at the gang members first and the shooting was in self-defense.
Fort Mill High School’s South Carolina state champion mock trial team is heading to Idaho next month to compete for the national title. But the cost of going is more than $15,000 for the 15 students who have spent months practicing and winning.
The York, South Carolina, teen, now 17, allegedly plotted to join ISIS and kill American soldiers after robbing a gun store with an unnamed North Carolina radical Muslim. He has been in custody since February 2015.
Dorothy Day Soup Kitchen in Rock Hill celebrated 30 years feeding the poor on Wednesday. Free meals are offered six days a week, often with more than 100 meals a day served – meaning volunteers have served more than one million meals.
Non-profit developer has rehabbed 66 homes in Rock Hill, South Carolina’s, Flint Hill neighborhood that are now occupied by renters. To raise money for more repairs and upgrades, he is raffling off a new house for $100 a ticket.
The mother of a 5-year-old Lancaster, South Carolina, girl who died in 2013 exposed her daughter to repeated abuse at the hands of her boyfriend and tried to cover up and hide the abuse from police, prosecutors say.
The S.C. National Guard is leading a commemoration ceremony for all area Vietnam War veterans Tuesday at the guard’s Rock Hill armory. A career and job fair with dozens of employers and VA forum will also help veterans with employment and benefits.
York County Muslims from Rock Hill and Holy Islamville near York condemned the attacks in Belgium this week by radical Muslim extremists. Yet Muslims here have concern about politicians wanting Muslim bans or targeting by police, especially when local and federal police work closely with York County Muslims.
A judge ruled Thursday that opponents of a 180-foot cell tower in Clover called a “monstrosity” by those against it are entitled to a new zoning hearing and a fresh chance to fight the tower that town officials say is legal.
Newport, South Carolina, firefighters Joseph Volk and Rich Diamanti suffered broken bones and other injuries in a March 23, 2015, house fire. Volk has recovered and is back to work as a firefighter; Diamante is still recovering.
Area 11 Special Olympics in Rock Hill Tuesday featured more than 1,000 athletes with disabilities from York, Chester, and Lancaster counties in South Carolina. Every athlete tried their best in the annual games.
A judge on Friday granted bond for Chris Moore and Quinton McClinton, two of the five defendants charged in the shooting death of Chester City Councilman Odell Williams in 2014. Moore addressed the court and Williams' family during the hearing.
Judge grants bond to defendants in Chester councilman's slaying
Concerned Rock Hill parents talk about fire scare
Macfeat teacher talks about 34 years of kindergarten
No one injured in Rock Hill elementary school fire