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Officials investigating after man shot near Florence nightclub

FLORENCE S.C. (WPDE) — A man was shot just before 3 a.m. Sunday morning near a nightclub in Florence, according to Major Michael Nunn with the Florence County Sheriff’s Office. No word on the victim’s condition. Several community members said there was a large crowd outside when...
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Stormy Fourth of July

MYRTLE BEACH, S.C. (WBTW)– Isolated showers and thunderstorms will continue throughout the area until approximately midnight. Partly cloudy skies will take over and temperatures will bottom out in the mid-70s. It is going to be extremely humid for the foreseeable future. Partly sunny skies to begin the Fourth of...

1 dead, 1 detained after shooting at Florence soup kitchen

FLORENCE, S.C. (WBTW) — One person was killed and another person detained after a shooting Friday morning in Florence, according to police. Police were called at about 11:50 a.m. to the Manna House soup kitchen at Oak Street and Jarrott Street and found a man dead, police said. One person was detained. The names of […]

Florence County man accused of robbing, kidnapping victim at gunpoint.

FLORENCE COUNTY, S.C. (WMBF) – A Pamplico man is accused of robbing a victim at gunpoint and then carrying the victim away. Florence County Sheriff’s Office investigators arrested 39-year-old Wayne Bain in connection to a robbery and kidnapping that took place over the weekend near Gilbert Drive in Florence.
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Public Auctions - auction 7-19

IRS NOTICE OF PUBLIC AUCTION Date: Tuesday, July 19, 2022, Time: 1:00 PM (Registration 12:30 PM) Location: Williamsburg County Courthouse, 209 County Rd S-45-226, Kingstree SC 29556 (outside at the entry doors) Description of Property being Sold: Agricultural, unimproved real estate located in the Mouzon Township. APN# 45-128-002 (51 acres, more or less) AND APN# 45-128-005, 45-128-006 and 45-128-007 (202.69 acres, more or less) Minimum Bid $233,893.00 Under the authority in IRC Sec. 6331 the property described above has been seized for nonpayment of IRS taxes due from Toni Cooke-Evans. The property will be sold at public auction sale as provided by IRC Sec. 6335 and related regulations. Only the right, title, and interest of Toni Cooke-Evans in and to the property will be offered for sale. If requested, the IRS will furnish information about possible encumbrances, which may be useful in determining the value of the interest being offered for sale. Terms of Payment: Deferred- 20% deposit required upon acceptance of the highest bid, remaining balance due not later than 08/22/2022. All payments must be by cash, a certified, cashier's, or treasurer's check drawn on any bank or trust company incorporated under the laws of the United States or under the laws of any State, Territory, or possession of the United States, or by a United States postal, bank, or express money order. Make check or money order payable to U.S. Treasury Dept. Mail-in bids must be accompanied by full payment of the highest amount of the bid. Terms of Payment: Full payment required on acceptance of the highest bid. For additional information, access our web site at or contact Sloane Wilkinson, Property Appraisal and Liquidation Specialist at or 910-508-2754. AD# 2007586.

Minor flooding in parts of Florence

FLORENCE, S.C. (WPDE) — People in the community are reporting that some areas have flooded in and around Florence. There is a great ponding of water on South Irby Street near the intersection of West Darlington Street. Drivers are carefully traveling through that area of of town because there’s...