TRENDING NEWS MARCH 11,2014
A 3 month old died..and an illegal daycare in greenville on Donnington Drive…has been busted../ 49- pamela Wood faces a number of charges including unlawful neglect of a child.
. Simpsonville’s reinstated police chief ..Keith Grounsell’ wants an employment contract .that gives him a 7-year deal, over $100k in back pay,retirement,health coverage, and an eventual salary of $90k a year./. Simpsonville city council will debate the deal tonight/ Dec. 2012, - city council voted to fire Grounsell -just three months into the job./ not living up to the standards of a police chief and divulging classified information.
? Looking for work- More than 60 employers will be at a job fair in Columbia. At the Doubletree hotel on Bush River rd/
Six Flags is hiring / go to sixflagsjobs.com.
The disappearance of a Malaysia Airlines Flight with 239 people on board…does not appear to be related to terrorism,..according to international police / the plane disappeared early Saturday en route to Beijing./ 3 americans were on board/ a multinational search is underway off the coast of malaysia and vietnam
Nationwide, schools and police have warned parents.. about an app..called yik yak- its coming under fire for fostering cyberbullying … anonymous messages are posted to yakkers who are nearest to the poster/ some of the yaks have led to ..at least… two juvenile arrests, and several campus lockdowns.
Volunteers are need to be provide Supervised Visitation…support… /if youd like to help families with visitation..theres a two day safety summit march 18-19 in Greenville/ visit http://sv network.net /regionaltraining.asp
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In SC – thru friday…if you have a suspended license.. .you may get back your driving privaleges.., go to sc dmv online .com -- for details
Wofford has won their 3rd - Southern Conference …Men's Basketball Championship and … they earned an automatic bid to the NCAA Tournament
New signs have gone up in downtown Greenville along the Swamp Rabbit Trail,/ /theres a "Mandatory Bicycle Dismount" in areas where there are a lot of walkers..and there are new "Bicycle Bypass."routes ..for riders to avoid walkers
South Carolina Gov. Nikki Haley is scheduled to spend some time in Greenwood to meet with constituents. this afternoon, ..for one-on-one meetings at the Greenwood County Council... Office.
the quarterly.. Manpower Employment Outlook… Survey …finds employers have the strongest second-quarter hiring intention.. since… the second quarter of 2008
Taxpayers would at least partly fund South Carolina's first-in-the-South presidential primaries under a bill backed by both major parties. /The bill also clarifies that the State Election Commission is responsible for conducting the contests.
The South Carolina House is opening up a debate this week on a $7 billion spending plan for state taxes. The total state budget for the fiscal year starting July 1 would be $24 billion, up from $22.5 billion this year.
In January, the first month of recreational pot sales in Colorado../the State made more than 2 million in taxes…from over $14 mill in pot sales..
Authorities say they have found no terror links to one of the men who used a stolen passport when he boarded a Malaysian Airlines flight that disappeared en route to Beijing with 239 people. Officials say the man was a young Iranian asylum seeker. No word yet on the other man. The search for the Boeing 777 has been expanded to the opposite side of Malaysia's coast
the 4-month-old Yik Yak app for Android and Apple devicesLike on Twitter, users can post short blurbs of text. But these “yaks” don’t have any name or user name attached to them. The messages can be read by the 500 "yakkers" who are nearest the writer. The app is free but the writer can can pay to distribute messages to more people over a wider geographic area