Former Charlotte, North Carolina, sportscaster Chuck Howard moved from sports broadcast to running Fort Mill, South Carolina, liquor store Sauce Monkey Spirits. The Springfield ABC store is near Regent Park.
Gun violence killed at least 39 SC kids and teens in the last year. Guns are a leading cause of death in another category of youth gun deaths - suicides. But gun and firearm legislation, including the Charleston loophole, face uphill battles.
A woman - with a shirt that said “Love” - stabbed a man on Valentine’ Day in Myrtle Beach. The victim told police the stabbing was over a robbery. The victim went to the Community Kitchen and called 911.
A Rock Hill teen has been charged with sexually assaulting a woman at gunpoint near Winthrop University in Rock Hill, South Carolina, police said. He was found driving her stolen car with five passengers.
A South Carolina inmate at Palmer Pre-release Center escaped from a work site Thursday night, according to the S.C. Department of Corrections. Cortney James Smith walked away from his job in Dilion at about 11:20.
A lawsuit filed in South Carolina federal court says Kanye West signed a contract with the wrong person to sample a viral Instagram video of a little girl “preaching” on Life of Pablo song “Ultralight Beam.”
Derwin Gray, a former NFL player for the Carolina Panthers and now SC megachurch pastor, said at last Sunday’s service that his multicultural congregation donated $50,000 to a local pro-life pregnancy center.
With four flu-related deaths last week, 29 people have died during flu season in SC, where more than 1,200 cases have been confirmed and 1,000-plus people have been hospitalized from being sick, DHEC reports.
Nearly 30 students at Sandtown Middle School, near Atlanta, Georgia, got sick and were taken to area hospitals after eating Valentine’s Day candy, per officials, who said the kids were nauseated and disoriented.