Four dead after three separate weekend crashes in the Upstate
Four people are dead after three separate weekend crashes in the Upstate. The first crash happened Saturday when a man was hit by a car at the intersection of West Main and North Ball Streets in Clinton.
Three Ditch Electronic Monitoring
The Sheriff’s Office says all efforts to locate the suspects has been unsuccessful and is calling on the public to help. Anyone with any information…
Popular Boiling Springs bakery opening a second location in Spartanburg. What to know.
A popular Boiling Springs bakery and shop will open a second location on the west side of Spartanburg. Sissy's Sweets Westside is scheduled to open this summer at 210 Westgate Mall Drive in the spot formerly occupied by Spartan Bakery. The announcement came from social media on Saturday, March 2....
2 killed, multiple injured in 7-car pile-up in Spartanburg County, South Carolina, coroner says
SPARTANBURG COUNTY, S.C. — The Spartanburg County Coroner's Office has released new details following a seven-car pile-up. The South Carolina Highway Patrol says the crash happened around 2 a.m. on Interstate 85 near mile marker 60. Officials say a vehicle was disabled on the road. Another vehicle hit it,...
Man dies weeks after being hit by vehicle in Spartanburg, coroner says
A man has died weeks after being hit by a car in Spartanburg.
Pet of the Week: Cash
It’s Monday and that means another Pet of the Week! This week’s featured pet is Cash.
Police release photos of suspects in string of South Carolina car break-ins
GREER, S.C. — Police in Greer, South Carolina, released photos Monday of hooded suspects in a string of recent car break-ins. Officials said the auto break-in cases were reported in the Hammett Crossing and Lizmore Park subdivisions on Suber Road. The photos appear to show two different suspects, both...
City of Spartanburg's new fire chief wants to retain and recruit 'service-minded' folks
The City of Spartanburg has hired a new fire chief, one with local ties, according to city officials. The new chief, Pierre Brewton, replaces chief Marion Blackwell, who retired in August after over 12 years with the fire department. Brewton's first day will be March 18, city spokesperson Christopher George told the Herald-Journal Monday. ...
Conservation Corner: Rains, drains contribute to Spartanburg pollution; how you can help
With all the rain lately, we've had the opportunity to see stormwater runoff at its “best.” As rainwater that is unable to soak into the ground puddles and then runs downhill, it collects and brings with it anything in its path. While our recent storms have not brought the devastation we have seen when houses, cars and roads are washed away, there are still undeniable signs of their impact.
Furry Friend Friday – Meet Roxi and Get Your Tickets To The Spayghetti and No Balls Ball
It is Furry Friend Friday and today we have Angel Cox from Spartanburg Humane Society here with Roxi looking for a forever home. The Spayghetti and No Balls Ball is coming up and we have all the details on how you can get tickets.
S.C. Water Professionals honored with new law first Monday in March
CHESNEE, S.C. (WSPA) – Water professionals from Spartanburg Water, Greenville Water and Metro Connect gathered at the R.B. Simms treatment plant Monday in Chesnee to show the different jobs available in the water industry. Governor Henry McMaster signed a bill into law declaring the first Monday in March Water Professionals Day. Spartanburg Water Communication Manager […]
South Carolina Upstate vs. Radford Predictions & Picks: Spread, Total - Big South Tournament
Wednesday's contest between the Radford Highlanders (15-16, 5-11 Big South) and South Carolina Upstate Spartans (10-19, 5-11 Big South) going head to head at Nido and Mariana Qubein Arena has a projected final score of 73-71 (based on our computer prediction) in favor of Radford, so it should be a tight matchup. The game will begin at 8:00 PM ET on March 6.
South Carolina coffee house, wine bar announces closing
GREER, S.C. — A South Carolina coffee house and wine bar officially announced Monday it is closing up shop after more than a decade. Owners of Stomping Grounds Coffee House and Wine Bar in downtown Greer, said on social media that they recently got the news that their lease was terminated after 12 years "due to unforeseen circumstances out of our control."