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Police: Fireworks are not allowed in Spartanburg

SPARTANBURG, S.C. (WSPA) – The Spartanburg Police Department said fireworks are not allowed within the limits of the city. Police said, each year on Independence Day, officers respond to numerous fight calls, disturbances and noise complaints associated with fireworks. Officers have confiscated many fireworks that violate city ordinance 22-124. The ordinance states the following: It […]
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85-year-old Pacolet man dies after Friday morning train-vehicle collision

An 85-year-old Pacolet man is dead after a collision between a train and a vehicle occurred at the intersection of W. Main St. and Vulcan Rd. in Pacolet, Friday, July 1.  The Spartanburg County Coroner's Office, the Pacolet Police Department and the Norfolk Southern Police are investigating the incident, which occurred around 9:30 a.m. Friday.  Roland Gene...
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Fireworks not allowed in the city of Spartanburg, police say

SPARTANBURG, S.C. (FOX Carolina) - With the 4th of July weekend arriving, the Spartanburg Police Department are reminding residents that fireworks are not allowed within city limits. We’re told officers respond to numerous fight calls, disturbances, and noise complaints associated with fireworks each year on the 4th of July. Officers...
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Escaped Decatur inmate caught in South Carolina

UPDATE: The Alabama Department of Corrections says William Pervie Walker was captured Friday in Spartanburg, S.C.,, by the Spartanburg County Sheriff's Office. Stick with WAAY 31 for updates. From earlier:. The Alabama Department of Corrections says an inmate is on the run after escaping from a North Alabama community-based facility...
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Spartanburg's Red, White and Boom: What to know if you go

SPARTANBURG — Red, White and Boom, the city's annual fireworks celebration event, will be held at Barnet Park on the Fourth of July, with gates opening at 5:30 p.m. The event returned in 2021 after being canceled in 2020 due to the pandemic. City Communications and Marketing Manager Christopher George said the fireworks will be launched from First Baptist Spartanburg's parking lot across from Barnet Park. A section of Converse Street will be blocked off near the parking lot.
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