an early morning accident – has closed one lane of I 85 south bound… near mile marker 51,
.. pertussis … has spiked over the past few weeks….in Pickens county…Also known as, whooping cough …its marked by uncontrollable fits of coughing.. it is highly contagious
Thousands of fans turned out in Asheville on Saturday …. to cheer on ,,,hometown boy…Caleb Johnson/ ..he …and two others .. compete in the semifinal round of American Idol on Wednesday.
. family-versus-fraternity comedy ``Neighbors,'' was the top draw for moviegoers this weekend, unseating last week's champ, ``The Amazing Spider-Man 2.''/ number 3 is The Cameron Diaz- comedy ``The Other Woman''
Wanna meet a billionaire? Try London. ..the capital of the super rich. The with 72 billionaires. ..That's well ahead of Moscow, at 48, and New York with 43.
Snapchat will settle with the Federal Trade Commission …over charges that it deceived customers …about how fleeting posted messages are…./ The FTC says Snapchat misled users about the fact that some message…s could be saved without the senders' knowledge… and that it collected users' contact info …. without telling them or asking permission.
Bovinoche whole cow roast is a sight to see. And deliscious! With alligator, pigs lambs and goats on the grill- at Simpsonville city oppark 3pm – 10:30 Saturday.
Multiple fire crews battled a large blaze…at the old Restoration Fellowship Ministry in Sans Souci./ Several families near the abandoned church …were evacuated… for safety reasons
Michael Jackson, the hologram? `viewers will get a `Michael Jackson world premier experience'' …at Billboard Music Awards set for Sunday ``/tomoro - Michael Jackson's estate will release an album of new music by Jackson, who died nearly five years ago.
``Radioactive'' by Imagine Dragons has just set a new record for longest run …87 weeks.. on the Billboard Hot 100 / . Awolnation's ``Sail'' was the record-holder, with 79 weeks on the chart …Jason Mraz for ``I'm Yours,'' was a top 100 for 76 weeks.
Eggs Up Grill …plans to open a this summer downtown Greenville in the former .. Saffron's..and possibly stay open all night in the weekends.
World-class professional wakeboarders are expected to compete in the upcoming MasterCraft Pro Wakeboard Tour at Lake Allatoona northwest of Atlanta. Organizers say preliminary rounds are scheduled to begin at 9 a.m. Friday, with semifinal and final rounds at 10 a.m. Saturday at Dallas Landing in the Acworth area
Pepsi is pairing singers and filmmakers to release a visual album that celebrates soccer during World Cup./ Spike Lee, Timbaland, .. Kelly Rowland and others are featured on ``Beats of the Beautiful Game,'' to be released June 10. / ` The Janelle Monae track, ``Hero,'' is the first single and will debut May 20.
legal aid is being offered to veterans in South Carolina. The Lawyers 4 Vets program is holding a gala opening today at the VA Medical Center in Columbia
Inmarsat, the global mobile satellite provider, says it will offer free basic tracking services for planes flying over oceans to prevent another incident such as the loss of Malaysian Airlines Flight 370
A crash on Interstate 85 southbound, this morning, has at least one lane closed near mile marker 48, the Laurens Road exit./ 2 pick-up trucks collided around 1:30 a.m./ Crews are working to clean up the fuel spill.
In the crowded Republican race for state superintendent, what the eight candidates do to separate themselves from the pack will go a long way in determining who wins the party's nomination for South Carolina's top education post. Hot issues for the June 10 primary giving parents school choice, school safety and overturning Common Core standards