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Former state legislator Thad Viers has dropped his high-profile criminal defense lawyer and now wants to be represented by a public defender in his federal money laundering case, but a potential conflict of interest could leave Viers - at least temporarily - without legal representation. Michael Meetze, the public defender appointed to represent Viers, filed court documents last week stating that it could be a conflict for his office to represent the former Republican legislator from Socastee.
CBS and Media General announced a comprehensive deal that renews all of Media General's existing station affiliation agreements. The agreement includes renewals for the following Media General affiliates: WRBL in Columbus, Ga.; WBTW in Florence, S.C.; WNCT in Greenville, N.C.; WHLT in Hattiesburg, Miss.; WJTV in Jackson, Miss.; WJHL-TV in Johnson City, Tenn.; KLFY in Lafayette, La.; WLNS-TV in Lansing, Mich.; WKRG-TV in Mobile, Ala.; KELO in Sioux Falls, S.D. ; KCLO in Rapid City, S.D.; and WSPA-TV in Spartanburg, S.C. Marci Ryvicker of Wells Fargo noted that Media General's affiliation agreements are set to expire Jan. 1, 2015.
McLeod Health, Inc., a South Carolina regional health care organization that operates several medical facilities around Florence, S.C., unlawfully subjected an employee to illegal medical examinations, forced her to go on leave and subsequently fired her because of her disability, the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission charged in a lawsuit filed today. According to the EEOC's complaint, Cecelia Whitten has congenital orthopedic abnormalities that, since birth, have caused her to have difficulty standing for long periods, walking long distances and keeping her balance.
Doni Terelle Anderson, 48, pled guilty Monday to murder in the death of his ex-girlfriend Kendra Johnson, according to Florence County Solicitor Ed Clements. FLORENCE, SC A judge sentenced a Florence man to 35 years in prison for murdering his ex-girlfriend in February 2013.
Divers have recovered the body of a 61-year-old Florence man from a South Carolina lake after his car went into the water. The Morning news of Florence reported Monday that Florence County Coroner Keith von Lutcken identified the victim as Eugene Ludington Epting III.
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Myrtle Beach, SC The talk of expanding The Boardwalk that stretches from 15th Avenue North to 2nd Avenue South is filling the mouths of city leaders lately. Right now the city is looking to add to the South end of The Boardwalk and extend it down to 3rd Avenue South.
An 18-wheeler has run over an SUV on I-95 in Florence County, according to West Florence Fire officials. CONWAY, SC The Coastal Carolina University's kickoff football game against South Carolina State on Saturday is officially sold out! Over 10,000 tickets were sold, and CCU's Mike Cawood says it The Coastal Carolina University's first home football game of the season against South Carolina State on Saturday is officially sold out! A Florence man accused of shooting his wife last June was found not guilty of attempted murder by a jury on Thursday, according to court records.
"To paraphrase one of my favorite philosophers, [Tyler Perry's] Madea, when people try to tell you who they are, you need to listen to them," said Major Michael Nunn with the Florence Sheriff's Office.
The Samsung Galaxy Note 4 is the next step up from last year's release of the Galaxy Note 3, and comes with a 2.7GHz or 1.9GHz double quad-core processor behind a 5.7-inch AMOLED display, with 2,560 x 1,440 resolution.
These two rocking horses are among the donations made for the Seacoast Artists Guild of South Carolina and its "CHAIR-ity" fundraiser, spanning September at several sites at The Market Common in Myrtle Beach.
While you should hold off on purchasing some types of insurance, investing in health, homeowners and auto insurance is a good idea.
Updated: Tue Sep 16, 2014 08:30 am
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