Spartanburg Co. deputies searching for 3 suspects
Deputies are looking for three people they said violated their home detention.
Laurens County Sheriff's Office Seeks Public Help to Locate Wanted Individuals
The Laurens County Sheriff's Office is asking for public help to locate individuals with outstanding General Sessions bench warrants. These individuals face various charges including assault, domestic violence, burglary, and criminal conspiracy.
15-year-old dies after accidentally shooting themself
The Laurens County Coroner’s Office said a teen has passed away following an “accidental shooting” on Wednesday night.
Five people killed, including three young siblings, in Upstate I-26 crash
SPARTANBURG COUNTY, S.C. (WLOS) — A community is mourning after five people -- including three children -- were killed in a head-on collision on Interstate 26 in Upstate South Carolina. Spartanburg County Coroner Rusty Clevenger confirmed 35-year-old Ashia Michelle Ballenger, 14-year-old Ashton Isaiah Olley, 11-year-old Jaicurious Treyvon Gist and...
Spartanburg Co. teacher recognized before deployment
A Spartanburg County teacher was recognized Friday morning before deployment.
Arrest Report for March 1
Editor's Note: The following information is compiled from arrests records from the Laurens Police Department, Clinton Police Department, Laurens County Sheriff's Office and the Johnson Detention Center. This information is presented with no intent of guilt or innocence. Neshabre Smith – Clinton. -Driving under suspension, license not suspended for...
Union County man arrested on drug trafficking charges
UNION COUNTY, S.C. (FOX Carolina) - The Union County Sheriff’s Office charged a man with drug possession after finding marijuana in his vehicle. The Union County Sheriff’s Office reports that a deputy made a traffic stop on a gray Pontiac on Feb. 29 because of an illegal window tint.
Roads and growth; Spartanburg County considers new zoning method
SPARTANBURG, S.C. (FOX Carolina) - Many upstate cities and counties continue to experience rapid population growth—with no signs of slowing down. The challenge is finding ways to manage that growth. Leaders in Spartanburg County are considering a different form of zoning rules to help. This new approach to zoning...
Quick reactions save a life
Clinton City Council applauded and thanked three police officers and citizen Natasha Mims for their quick work on Valentine’s Day morning that saved the life of 11-year-old A’Rhyan Anderson. The youngster was waiting at a bus stop when he was set upon by four dogs. Mims, even though...
Wind whips behind Union home
This video, sent in by a FOX Carolina viewer, shows just how high winds got in Union Wednesday afternoon.
Washout conditions on Friday with temps only reaching the 40s
Friday is a First Alert Weather Day with cold rain expected throughout the day. Highs will only reach the low 40s in the Upstate.
Intense Debate: Investigation Underway as Five Lives Lost in South Carolina Interstate Accident
WLTX.com - 02/25/2024 03:47:00 PM. A tragic multi-vehicle accident occurred on I-26 in Spartanburg County, South Carolina, resulting in the death of five individuals. The crash involved a Honda sedan, a Toyota sedan, and a car hauler. The incident occurred when the car hauler collided with the Toyota, veered into the opposite lanes, and was subsequently hit by the Honda. The South Carolina Highway Patrol is currently investigating the accident.
Soggy, chilly finish to the week with drier days ahead
GREENVILLE, S.C. — Periods of rain will stick around the majority of the day, not allowing the temperatures to budge much. Saturday will start out with a few spotty showers, with a gradual clearing taking place as the day moves on. High temperatures will jump back into the 60s.
First Alert Weather Day Friday for widespread cold rain
Temps will only reach the 40s in the Upstate Friday with cold rain throughout the day. The mountains could see freezing rain and sleet in the higher elevations.
Meet Maie: Laurens County's Sociable Deputy Dog of the Week
The article presents Maie, a two-year-old spayed female dog. She is vaccinated and heartworm-free. Maie is a friendly dog who likes playing with toys and is sociable with other dogs.
No additional charges for dad after 10-year-old dies after being abused
There will be no additional charges for a man whose 10-year-old daughter died after being shaken at a young age.
Upstate town changes speed limit, hopes to improve safety
The speed limit through one Upstate town has been reduced in hopes of improving safety.
Two suspects wanted in vape store robbery in Spartanburg County
Authorities are searching for two suspects who broke into a vape store in Spartanburg County. We spoke to the store's owner.
LCWSC, Laurens County collaborating on future growth
Laurens County and the Laurens County Water and Sewer Commission both are engaged in planning for the future. The timing is coincidental. The County must have an updated Comprehensive Plan in place. LCWSC wants a far-looking plan for its future, not just in water and sewer lines, but in things like employees’ retention and the agency’s role in the community.