The Island Packet
Ex-SC guard sentenced for helping with escape
The Herald-Journal of Spartanburg reports that 25-year-old Jeffrey Miller of Enoree was sentenced Monday to 10 years in prison, which was suspended to the time he had served.
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Mon Jul 07, 2014
Solicitor: Man gets 25-year prison term for drug-fueled spree
A man was sentenced to a 25-year prison term for a day-long crime spree that included a break-in, an armed police stand-off, a carjacking and two high-speed police pursuits, according to the Spartanburg County Solicitors office.
Sun Jul 06, 2014
Deputies: Woman steals GPS from truck, tries to sell it back to owner
Spartanburg County deputies said a woman stole a GPS and cell phone from a tractor trailer, then tried to sell them back to their owner.
Spartanburg County judge can't make gun deadline
The county had 9,000 cases total to review in just over 12 months, and Probate Judge Ponda Caldwell said there are about 2,500 left to be reviewed as the Aug. 1 deadline looms.
Fri Jul 04, 2014
Deputies: Kids had unnecessary medical procedures, mom charged
A mother has been charged after deputies said it was reported her children were on numerous unnecessary medications and undergoing unnecessary medical procedures.
Thu Jul 03, 2014
Post and Courier
Germany's BMW to invest $1 billion in Mexico plant
Germany's BMW announced Thursday it will spend $1 billion to build a new luxury car factory in northern Mexico that will start production in 2019 as part of an effort to expand the company's presence in the United States.
Mom accused of intentionally causing children's illnesses
A 36-year-old Chesnee woman is facing multiple charges in connection with intentionally causing her four children to have serious medical problems.
Wed Jul 02, 2014
Fort Mill Times
Spartanburg County endorses Sunday alcohol vote
The Herald-Journal of Spartanburg reported the ordinance endorsed Tuesday will require two more votes before voters get to decide on the sales.
Mon Jun 30, 2014
Spartanburg running back Tavien Feaster carries on long tradition
"Marcus is a great guy," Feaster said. "I've had a chance to meet him, and he's a cool guy.
Deputies: Man accused of having sex with 14-year-old he met online
A 20-year-old Spartanburg man is accused of claiming to be 18 and sexually assaulting a 14-year-old girl he met online, according to deputies.
Sat Jun 28, 2014
Child neglect charges filed against parents of 10 kids
Natalia and Andrej Sokil are arrested on child neglect charges after deputies say their 10 children were living in unacceptable conditions.
Wed Jun 25, 2014
Evansville Courier & Press
CVB hires new sports complex manager | VIDEO
The Evansville Convention & Visitors Bureau has hired a manager for the eight-field baseball/softball complex the organization is building on the city's North Side.
Tue Jun 24, 2014
SCSO: Construction crew finds skeletal remains
The Spartanburg County Sheriff's Office and the Spartanburg County Coroner's Office are investigating the discovery of skeletal remains.
Thu Jun 19, 2014
Report: Clerk charms shoplifter for Facebook info, reports him to deputies
A convenience store clerk was able to charm a suspected shoplifter and get his Facebook info, which she used to identify him to law enforcement, according to an incident report from the Spartanburg County Sheriff's Office.
Mon Jun 16, 2014
Deputies: Husband beats, chokes woman over man's phone number
Deputies found a woman was bruised and bloodied after they said her husband attacked her, choking and kicking her in the face believing she had a man's number in her phone.
Tue Jun 10, 2014
Former Carolina Forest business owner indicted for illegal gambling business
Larry, "L.W.", Flynn, 39, of Richland County, was charged by a Federal Grand Jury with Operation of an Illegal Gambling Business and Conspiracy to Commit Money Laundering.
Compensation study still source of contention
The compensation study recently obtained by Greenwood County is still a source of contention among Greenwood County Council and has been put aside until more modifications are made.