Multiple Tragic Shootings Rattle South CarolinaGreenville Daily BugleNewsBreak Contributor
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Little Italy in South Carolina: Hartsville's Gastronomic DelightsMicheal KnightNewsBreak Contributor
A Toast to Flavor: The Carolina Vineyard Burger of Lake CityMicheal KnightNewsBreak Contributor
Fresh from the Field: Florence's Flourishing Farm-to-Table SceneMicheal KnightNewsBreak Contributor
Florence mall parking lot killing began as robbery attempt, warrant says
FLORENCE, S.C. (WBTW) — The Sunday killing of a Sellers teen in the parking lot of Magnolia Mall began with a confrontation inside that escalated to a violent armed robbery attempt, according to police. A warrant provided to News13 by Florence police says three suspects approached the victim, 15-year-old...
Timmonsville Feb 21 Weekly Crime Report: 37 Incidents and 3 Crime Stories
Timmonsville Feb 21 Weekly Crime Report: 37 Incidents and 3 Crime Stories. During the last week, Timmonsville reported a total of 37 crime cases, with the most prevalent being domestic related incidents, accounting for 7 cases. This was closely followed by 6 burglary cases, 5 thefts, and 4 cases classified as 'other', which included animal complaints and noise nuisances. The place also witnessed 3 cases each of shootings, assaults, and vandalism. The remaining cases were divided equally between trespassing, hit & run incidents, and suspicious situations, each with 2 reported occurrences. The data indicates a concerning prevalence of domestic related incidents and burglaries, necessitating an urgent response from local law enforcement agencies.
Dozens walk Florence park to celebrate Black history, remember those killed in past year
FLORENCE, S.C. (WPDE) — More than 75 people took time out Tuesday evening to walk around Dr. Iola Jones Park to celebrate her legacy in honor of Black History Month and to remember those who lost their lives to gun violence in Florence during the past year. Vanessa Murray-Weldon...
Multiple Tragic Shootings Rattle South Carolina
Police in Florence, South Carolina, are actively seeking a suspect vehicle following a targeted shooting in the parking lot of Magnolia Mall near Burger King. The incident occurred around 3 p.m. on Sunday. The Florence County Sheriff's Office deputy, the first responder, discovered a shooting victim in the mall's parking lot. Initial investigations indicate that two masked individuals approached the victim's vehicle, with at least one firing shots.
Darlington County officials to break ground on new school
DARLINGTON COUNTY, S.C. (WBTW) — Darlington County School District will hold a groundbreaking ceremony for a new school next week. The ceremony is set for 10 a.m. on Feb. 29, the district said. It will be held at the new site of the school at 2308 N. Governor Williams Highway. The ceremony, which is expected […]
A Gastronomic Journey: 6 Unforgettable Italian Restaurants in Florence
In this article, we explore six exquisite Italian restaurants in Florence. Have you had the pleasure of dining at any of these establishments? If yes, we'd love to hear your thoughts in the comments section below.
Slim Chickens to Open in Florence, South Carolina
Slim Chickens, a leader in the “better chicken” segment of fast-casual restaurants, will continue expansion of its 100% all-natural, fresh chicken and unrivaled flavor in South Carolina, with its newest opening at 1530 S Church St. in Florence on March 4th. With more than 50 years of combined...
A Taste of Tokyo in Tuscany: 8 Japanese Restaurants in Florence You Can't Miss
This piece presents a delightful tour of eight Japanese restaurants nestled in the heart of Florence. Have you had the pleasure of dining at any of these establishments? If you have, we'd love to hear your thoughts and experiences in the comments section below.
Florence, February 23 High School 🏀 Game Notice
There are 2 high school 🏀 games in Florence. The Rock Hill High School basketball team will have a game with J.L. Mann High School on February 23, 2024, 13:00:00 CST. The Mauldin High School basketball team will have a game with Byrnes High School on February 23, 2024, 15:00:00 CST.
Local Alert: Dargan Street Closure for Construction on Feb 20-21, 2024
Dargan Street, between Elm and Cedar, will be closed on February 20-21, 2024, from 9:00am to 6:30pm. The City of Florence is closing the street temporarily for construction work. The public should be aware of this change.
High School Hoop Highlights - Feb. 20
Highlights from Tuesday night's playoff games as area teams hoped to punch their ticket to Florence and this weekend's semi-finals games.
Darlington Hosts Winter Semi-Formal
On Feb. 9, Darlington’s Student Activities Committee organized a big dance that was open to all students at Darlington. “I think we have had this dance on or around the same weekend for the last three years,” head of Summerbell Randy Smith said. This dance is one of...
Florence's Flavor Fusion: Fried Green Tomato and Bacon Pasta
Fried Green Tomato and Bacon Pasta from Florence, South Carolina, is a wonderful twist on Italian food that brings a touch of the South. This inventive meal, which combines the timeless appeal of pasta with the coziness of Southern cooking, is a tribute to Florence's culinary inventiveness.
More than 2,000 have already voted early in Florence for Republican primary
FLORENCE, S.C. (WPDE) — More than 2,000 people have voted early in Florence County ahead of Saturday's Republican primary, according to Florence County Elections and Voter Registration Office Director Julian Young. Young said people are really taking advantage of the opportunity to get their vote out of the way.
Area basketball teams advance to Upper State championships as quarterfinals continue
The high school basketball state tournaments continued Tuesday with more quarterfinal action, with area teams one win away from advancing to Florence for the state's final fours. In the 5A boys quarterfinals Tuesday, Mauldin outlasted Dorman 58-55 to advance to the Upper State title game Friday at the Florence Center,...
Darlington County school bus involved in crash, driver not at fault, district says
Darlington County school bus involved in crash, driver not at fault, district says.
Officials explain Florence County emergency alert system
FLORENCE COUNTY, S.C. (WPDE) — Some of you reached out to ABC 15 about the alert notification that's issued by Florence County 911 for emergency situations, wanting to know more information about how it works. Officials said 911 dispatchers send those alerts on behalf of law enforcement agencies. The...
Highway 301 in South Carolina reopens following 17-car train derailment
The CSX-owned train ran off the tracks around 5 a.m. Saturday near Sellers, spokeswoman Sheriee Bowman told News13.
Man, juvenile arrested in shooting at Timmonsville apartment complex, report says
TIMMONSVILLE, S.C. (WBTW) — A man and juvenile were arrested after allegedly shooting into an occupied vehicle and injuring one person during an altercation at an apartment complex in Timmonsville, according to documents obtained by News13. Deandre Calli Samuel was charged with discharging a weapon into an occupied vehicle and the charges of the juvenile […]
Tuesday high school basketball
Byrnes rallied in the fourth quarter for a 63-55 win over Hanna Tuesday night in the 5A upper state playoffs, advancing to the upper state final with a 14th straight win. Will Fowler led the Rebels with 21 points as Byrnes improved to 25-4. The Rebels face Mauldin Friday at 4pm at the Florence Civic […]