Investigators have found a woman they say is behind a string of Upstate robberies / a blonde woman robbed 5 upstate convienience stores..…between 245 and 630 this morning...this morning.—in gvl and Anderson counties//. ,the suspect is in custody
Theres a job fair this week- for Aramark Clemson …Dining Services to fill more than 200 positions …its being held at the clemson university dining hall…from 9 a.m. to 1noon/ and 2 p.m. to 5:30 p.m.
The price of gas is down a bit../ ..averaging $3.29 per gallon,in the upstate/ The national average is $3.65
In order to get the Sunday alcohol sales question on the november ballot-in Greenville county …. 7,500 signatures were needed.on a petition./ more than 9400 were submitted… to election officials yesterday- /it will take about a week to certify the signatures,
A new study suggests…that it matters more what you study in college rather than – if you went to a public or private college / math and science.. in particular…are earning recent graduates …the most money./ averaging.. $65,000 a year compared to $49,500 …of graduates of other degrees Department of Education
9400 signatures on a petition..were delivered to the gvl county elections office yesterday / more than the required 7500 needed to get the question…of Sunday alcohol sales …in Greenville county… on the novemebr ballot/certification of the signatures will take about a week
a 3-year-old South Carolina boy from Buford SC…. Has died../ several days ..after being trapped in a hot car / relatives say - Logan Cox … climbed into the vehicle… while his mother slept./ Authorities haven't said if anyone will be charged in the boy's death
The SC health department wants to stress that -- eating fish from upstate waters…poses a health risk/
A $300,000 Palmetto …Cash 5 …ticket was sold at the Stop-A-Minit #7 in Piedmont for Sunday night's drawing. …
Increasing numbers of American households …are dropping their old tlandlines/ … Now, roughly 4 out of 10 people use only cellphones. / although the pace of dumping landlines seems to have slowed down in recent years
Madonna ….turned up …as required for jury duty yesterday…. But she didn't stay long…. She was quickly sent her way, without being questioned for any case. Madonna didn't have to even hang out with the other would-be jurors in the waiting room; she chilled out in a clerk's office instead. Officials with the state courthouse in Manhattan say they kept her ``sequestered'' because they didn't want her to distract from the jury selection process. But the official says the fact that Madonna came is evidence that everybody gets flagged for jury duty
It took rescuer workers nearly three hours to get people off a roller coaster ride that got stuck at Six Flags Magic Mountain amusement park in Santa Clarita, California. The Ninja coaster hit a tree branch late yesterday afternoon, dislodging the front car. That left 22 people hanging 20 to 30 feet in the air as day turned into night. Four people were slightly injured.
A Yankees fan is suing two ESPN announcers for $10 million, saying they mocked him when he was caught on national TV sleeping in his seat during a game at Yankee Stadium. Andrew Robert Rector says in his suit that during the Yankees game against the Boston Red Sox on April 13, commentators Dan Shulman and John Kruk unleashed an ``avalanche of disparaging words'' against him, calling him ``fatty'' and ``stupid.'' Rector claims he suffered ``substantial injury'' to his ``character and reputation'' and ``mental anguish, loss of future income and loss of earning capacity.
At the Annual.. International Cherry Pit-Spitting Championship …in Eau Claire, Michigan,…. The winner . Brian Krause.hurled a cherry pit… 80 feet, 8 inches… Coming in second.. was Brian's dad, Rick, hit pit flew 77 feet, 7 1/2 inches.
Two-time defending champion Sonya Thomas lost her hot dog eating title Friday to Miki Sudo (MIHK'-ee SOO'-doh), who wolfed down 34 franks and buns in 10 minutes to win the women's division of the annual Nathan's Famous Fourth of July Hot Dog Eating Contest at Coney Island.
Thomas, of Alexandria, Virginia, was only able to devour 27 3/4 hot dogs and buns.
About 50 Episcopal churches in South Carolina are taking the national church to court, saying they should be able to leave the group without losing their property. Trial is set to open Tuesday in St. George in the dispute involving about 50 Episcopal churches that say the national church has become too liberal, /
A fossil found near the Charleston airport years ago... has revealed ...a gigantic bird with a wingspan of about 21 feet that snatched fish.... from the ocean.... millions of years ago./ The first formal description of the bird was released Monday.... though fossilized bones of the bird were found in 1983./
A Yankees fan is suing two ESPN announcers for $10 million, saying they mocked him when he was caught on national TV sleeping in his seat during a game at Yankee Stadium. Andrew Robert Rector says in his suit that during the Yankees game against the Boston Red Sox on April 13, commentators Dan Shulman and John Kruk unleashed an ``avalanche of disparaging words'' against him, calling him ``fatty'' and ``stupid.'' Rector claims he suffered ``substantial injury'' to his ``character and reputation'' and ``mental anguish, loss of future income and loss of earning capacity
Austin Mahone fan and he will be in Simpsonville Aug 31 at heritage park