CHARLESTON, S.C. (WCBD) – The City of Charleston hosted a tree lighting ceremony Sunday night in Marion Square. Charleston Mayor, John Tecklenburg, and News 2’s Rob Fowler prepared the crowd, discussed the meaning of Christmas in the Holy City, and spoke with celebrators downtown.
DORCHESTER COUNTY, S.C. (WCBD) – Trident Medical Center will host a community anxiety and depression seminar on December 10. According to Trident Medical Center, anxiety and depression are two of the most common behavioral health disorders. Trident Medical Center psychiatrist Caroljane Roberson, MD will host a free seminar to discuss how Lowcountry patients cope with […]
UPDATE: CPD reopened Ashley River Bridge at 11:31 a.m. — CHARLESTON, S.C. (WCBD) – Officials have Ashley River Bridge due to a mechanical malfunction with gates. According to the Charleston Police Department, a mechanical malfunction forced officials to close the northbound Ashley River Bridge Saturday morning. CPD is on the scene and redirecting traffic. Drivers […]
CHARLESTON, S.C. (WCBD) – Officials have Ashley River Bridge due to a mechanical malfunction with gates. According to the Charleston Police Department, a mechanical malfunction forced officials to close the northbound Ashley River Bridge Saturday morning. CPD is on the scene and redirecting traffic. Drivers are urged to use alternate route.
GEORGETOWN COUNTY, S.C. (WBTW) — Construction has begun on a new four-acre habitat for red wolves in the Lowcountry Zoo located inside Brookgreen Gardens near Murrells Inlet, according to a news release. The habitat will allow a pack of red wolves to live safely in their natural environment, the release reads. Red wolves are known […]
CONWAY, S.C. (WBTW) — Coastal Carolina University football coach Jamey Chadwell has accepted a position at Liberty University in Virginia, according to a report by Pete Thamel with ESPN. Reports said that Chadwell waited to make his final decision until after the Sun Belt game, which resulted in CCU’s loss to the Troy Trojans on […]
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Liam Robbins scored 14 points, Tyrin Lawrence added 13 with two key buckets, and Vanderbilt held off Wofford 65-62 on Saturday night. Tyrin Lawrence hit a jumper to give Vanderbilt a 62-57 lead with 3:43, then the Commodores went scoreless until Lawrence’s layup made it 64-61 with 22 seconds left. With […]
CULLOWHEE, N.C. (AP) — Jordan Gainey’s 21 points helped South Carolina Upstate defeat Western Carolina 79-64 on Saturday night. Gainey had six assists and three steals for the Spartans (4-4). Khydarius Smith added 12 points while shooting 5 of 10 from the field and 2 for 3 from the line, and he also had eight […]
TROY, Ala. (AP) — Gunnar Watson and the streaking Troy Trojans came out with a flurry of big plays and a defense that was barely budging. Watson passed for 318 yards and three long touchdowns to lead the Trojans to a 45-26 victory — their 10th straight — over Coastal Carolina in the Sun Belt Conference championship […]
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — The Clemson Tigers are back in a familiar spot — atop the Atlantic Coast Conference. And they may have found a quarterback to keep them there. Freshman Cade Klubnik came off the bench to complete 20 of 24 passes for 279 yards and a touchdown and ran for a score to […]
CHARLESTON COUNTY, S.C. (WCBD) – Deputies closed Maybank Highway Saturday morning following a crash that left one dead and one injured on Wadmalaw Island. According to Charleston County Sheriff’s Office, the driver of an SUV suffered a medical emergency while driving, causing the vehicle to veer off the road and hit a tree. The driver […]
ROCK HILL, S.C. (AP) — Linton Brown’s 17 points helped Coastal Carolina defeat Winthrop 86-81 on Saturday. Brown was 5 of 10 shooting, including 4 for 8 from distance, and went 3 for 3 from the line for the Chanticleers (4-3). Jomaru Brown scored 16 points and added five steals. Wilfried Lakayi added 15 points. […]
COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — Aliyah Boston had her 66th career double-double and Kamilla Cardoso had a second straight game with double-figure points and rebounds as No. 1 South Carolina dominated underneath for a 79-54 victory over Memphis on Saturday. Boston, the 6-foot-5 reigning AP Player of the Year, had 14 points and 10 boards. The […]
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WASHINGTON (AP) — Meechie Johnson hit a long 3-pointer with 25.9 seconds to go and Georgetown missed two 3s in the closing seconds and South Carolina rallied to defeat the Hoyas 74-71 in overtime on Saturday. After Jay Heath made two free throws for Georgetown to tie the game at 71 with 52.7 seconds left, South Carolina […]
COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — South Carolina defensive back Cam Smith is leaving the 20th-ranked Gamecocks for the NFL. Smith, the 6-foot, 188-pound junior, announced his decision on social media Friday. He is considered a first-round NFL draft pick. Smith thanked his teammates, coaches, team personnel and fans. He said after discussing his options with his […]
TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — Tyler Harris’ 15 points helped South Florida defeat Charleston Southern 79-59 on Friday night. Harris shot 5 for 8 from beyond the arc for the Bulls (3-6). Russel Tchewa added 14 points while shooting 4 of 5 from the field and 6 for 6 from the line, and he also had […]
CLEMSON, S.C. (AP) — PJ Hall started his second straight game and led all scorers with 21 points and Hunter Tyson contributed a double-double as Clemson overcame a cold-shooting first half to run away from Wake Forest for a 77-57 victory in the ACC opener for both teams Friday night. The Tigers (7-2) hit just […]
UPDATE 10/7/2022 11:00 p.m. MOUNT PLEASANT, S.C. (WCBD) – The Mount Pleasant Police Department said that the child was found and is home safe. — MOUNT PLEASANT, S.C. (WCBD) – The Mount Pleasant Police Department (MPPD) is searching Saturday morning for a missing child. 9-year-old Ella Richardson was last seen in the Coatbridge neighborhood of […]
HANAHAN, S.C. (WCBD) – Hanahan Exchange Club’s annual Christmas parade is set to impact traffic on Saturday. The parade will begin at 10:00 a.m. from Hanahan High School. The following road closures will be in effect for the event: Murray Drive at Brookside to Yeamans Hall Road Belvedere Drive/Belvedere Court and adjoining streets Loftis Drive/Avalon […]