Coroner identifies five killed in fiery crash on I-26 in Spartanburg County, South Carolina
SPARTANBURG COUNTY, S.C. — Five people are dead after a fiery crash involving a car hauler shut down lanes on Interstate 26 Saturday night in Spartanburg County, South Carolina. The crash happened in both the westbound and eastbound lanes on Interstate 26 near mile-marker 12 just before 9:30 p.m....
Vape store burglary in Spartanburg County, South Carolina caught on camera
BOILING SPRINGS, S.C. — A business owner in Spartanburg County, South Carolina, is sharing a video showing two people smash through the windows of the store, bust into cabinets and then steal merchandise. This happened about 2 a.m. at Noble Vapor on Parris Bridge Road in Spartanburg County. Noah...
Pregnant Amish woman found dead, police claim suspicious circumstances
The 2100 block of Fish Flats Road in Spartanburg usually doesn’t see much vehicle traffic, mostly just horse and buggy. But Monday, marked and unmarked state police cars lined the street in front of this home after a pregnant Amish woman was found dead in her home. “At approximately...
Upstate men accused of using drone to send tobacco, marijuana into SC prison
RIDGELAND, S.C. (FOX Carolina) - The South Carolina Department of Corrections (SCDC) said two men were charged for allegedly helping someone send contraband into the Ridgeland Correctional Institution. Officials said the suspects reportedly tried to use a drone to send tobacco and marijuana into the prison yard. According to officials,...
North Spartanburg Fire Department sees uptick in number of uninsured homes
Firefighters at North Spartanburg Fire Department are seeing a notable increase in the number of uninsured homes in their district.
Cheers to Inman: A Tour of the 4 Most Captivating Pubs
In this article, we'll be exploring four unique pubs located in Inman. Have you had the chance to visit any of these establishments yet? If you have, we'd love to hear your thoughts and experiences. Please feel free to share your comments below:
Woman wanted for identity theft, probation violation and other charges in the Carolinas
RUTHERFORD COUNTY, N.C. (WLOS) — Authorities are asking the public to be on the lookout for a woman who's facing charges in both North and South Carolina. The Rutherford County Sheriff's Office says Sarah Brianna Smith, 27, of Gaffney, South Carolina, faces at least six charges right now out of the Carolinas.
New program aims to combat labor shortage in Spartanburg Co.
Spartanburg County said they are understaffed and key workers, like those in public safety, are feeling the effects. But a new initiative is helping to combat the problem.
Spartanburg District 4 pauses search for superintendent
SPARTANBURG, S.C. (WSPA) - Spartanburg School District 4's Board of Trustees announced Monday that they are pausing their search for a new superintendent to reevaluate the search process.
Savor the Flavor: The Trio of Inman Pizzas You Can't Miss
This article presents three exceptional pizzerias located in Inman. Have you had the chance to try any of them? If yes, we'd love to hear your thoughts in the comments section below!
Spartanburg leaders honored for community contributions in heartwarming surprise
Two influential figures in Spartanburg are basking in a moment of recognition after being honored for their unwavering dedication to their community.
Arrest made in Upstate murder case from last fall
A suspect has been arrested in the November 2023 Spartanburg homicide of Marietta Renee White. On November 17th, Officers with the Spartanburg Police Department were called to a home on Stevens Street.
SC Rep. Wendell Jones approaches life and leadership as a teacher and a student
When people see South Carolina House of Representative Wendell Jones, they see a man who wears many hats — an entrepreneur, a pastor, and a politician. But Jones, 52, sees himself as a person who’s overcome struggles, ones out of his control, through his early life and upbringing, and internal ones he’s faced that have almost held him back from success.
Historic site in Spartanburg Co. will receive $1.5 million restoration
A popular historic site in Spartanburg County is in need of some major repairs.
Data: Crime in Spartanburg, South Carolina, saw slight uptick in 2023
SPARTANBURG, S.C. — New data released by the Spartanburg Police Department shows that crime in the city was slightly above average in 2023. Police Chief Alonzo Thompson and Deputy Police Chief Jennifer Kindall presented the department's findings to the city council Monday night. Kindall said 139 guns were reported...
South Carolina man arrested for threatening judge: ‘I’ll rip your face off’
A South Carolina man was arrested and charged after sending threatening emails to a judge, according to officials. David Matthew Zwicker, 36, sent nine separate emails between Dec. 30 and Jan. 19 to the judge with no legitimate purpose except to cause a person to “suffer mental or emotional stress,” according to an affidavit.
Meeting people where they are: Cherokee Medical Center opens new cardiac rehab service
Specialized, hands-on cardiac rehabilitation is now closer to home for Cherokee County residents. The new Cardiac Rehabilitation Program at Cherokee Medical Center is helping heart patients make healthy lifestyle changes and improve their lives. Part of Spartanburg Regional Healthcare System’s cardiovascular and pulmonary rehab program, the new rehab center includes...
Fuel spill delays traffic on I-85 in Cherokee County
According to Cherokee County Emergency Management, a tractor trailer crashed near Mile Marker 99 on the southbound side of the interstate, and fuel has spilled onto the highway.
Homebuilder Century Complete Expands Upstate South Carolina Footprint With Moss Creek Community
Century Communities has announced that its newest community, Moss Creek, is now selling in Spartanburg, SC, offering a versatile selection of single-family homes from the low $200s. Buyers will appreciate the area’s many desirable features, including its rich history, beautiful scenery, proximity to major employers, and access to multiple colleges...