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Former Clemson, Florida Running Back Announces Transfer Decision

Shortly after re-entering the transfer portal, Demarkcus Bowman has selected his next school. On Monday, the running back announced his commitment to UCF on Twitter. A former five-star prospect out of high school, Bowman transferred from Clemson after receiving just nine carries in 2020. He didn't see much more playing time in Florida, where he gained 81 rushing yards on 14 handoffs.
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Multiple people shot by pellet projectiles in downtown Greenville

GREENVILLE, S.C. (FOX Carolina) - The Greenville Police Deparmtent said officers are investigating after someone fired pellet projectiles at people on Sunday night. Officers said they responded to Coffee Underground on Sunday night after the incident was reported. The victim stated she was taking a photo with her friends at the bottom of the steps when a young white man leaned over the railing, pointed what looked like a “Nerf gun” at them and fired. The victim said the “gun” fired a green pellet that hit them in the upper back.
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‘My children will grow up motherless’: Woman sentenced in deadly 2021 hit-and run

GREENVILLE, S.C. (FOX Carolina) - A woman charged in a deadly hit-and-run crash that killed a beloved mother and her dog pleaded guilty in court Tuesday morning. In May of 2021, police said 38-year-old Brittany Lawson was running with her dog near Augusta Place, the place where her family says she grew up and chose to live to raise her family. While running, she was sadly hit and killed by Veronica Tharp in a stolen SUV.

Bacon Bros. in Greenville will soon close

GREENVILLE, S.C. — Another Greenville restaurant is closing. Bacon Bros. Public House on Pelham Road said its last day open will be Friday. Mike Porter, president and managing member, said there are several reasons for the closure including the fact that sales never fully recovered after pandemic restrictions were lifted.

Windy City Burgers to open in Greenville

Foodies have a new burger place to check out in downtown Greenville. Windy City Burgers, which was created through a partnership between Molly and Miles Ice Cream co-owner Nicole O’Brien and former Sassafras Southern Bistro owner Brant Kennedy, will open at 12 E. Coffee St. on June 28. The...

2 new restaurants, 1 bakery set to open in downtown Greenville

GREENVILLE, S.C. — Three new restaurants are coming to downtown Greenville soon. Let's start with the North Main side of Greenville and work our way south. (Video above: Morning headlines from WYFF News 4) Scoundrel, a new French restaurant with a southern twist, is under construction at 18 North...

Parts of South Carolina are under a drought

GREENVILLE, S.C. — Parts of the Upstate have returned to a level one drought after a month of little to no rainfall for many. Only 1.75 inches of rain has been measured at the Greenville-Spartanburg International Airport for all of June so far giving a deficit of almost two inches.

Three Clemson players named Walter Camp Preseason All-Americans

CLEMSON, S.C. — A trio of Clemson players have been tabbed as preseason All-Americans by the Walter Camp Football Foundation which is the home to college football's oldest All-America team. Defensive lineman Bryan Bresee and linebacker Trenton Simpson each earned a spot on the first team while offensive lineman...

West Virginia Loses Star Running Back

Morgantown, West Virginia – The West Virginia Mountaineers football program has just lost one of its most talented, accomplished players on the team. Lyn-J Dixon, who played for the Clemson Tigers for the past four seasons, transferred to play for West Virginia during the offseason and was expected to take on a big role for the Mountaineers this season.
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Downed powerlines causes part of Augusta Street to shut down

GREENVILLE, S.C. (FOX Carolina) - The Greenville Police Department announced that a portion of Augusta Street is shut down as crews work to clear powerlines down across the road. According to a tweet from the department, All lanes of Augusta Street are closed at Crystal Avenue.
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Simpsonville stand-off at Greenville County hotel

SIMPSONVILLE, S.C. (FOX Carolina) - The Greenville County Sheriff’s Office said deputies were in a stand-off at a Simpsonville hotel on Sunday. According to the Sheriff’s Office, deputies tried to serve a warrant to someone at the Quality Inn. Deputies confirmed a suspect was taken into custody and...