Florence Newswire (Page 2)

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  1. Man sentenced to 21 years in drug caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 17 | WMBF

    A man has been sentenced to more than 20 years after being found guilty in an armed drug conspiracy, according to the Florence County Sheriff's Office.

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  2. Coroner identifies body found in abandoned Florence homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 17 | WMBF

    The body of Donald Larry Gassaway, 54, of the Florence area, was found in a house off South Cashua Drive, said Keith Von Lutcken, coroner.

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  3. Body found in abandoned Florence homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 17 | WMBF

    FLORENCE, SC - A body has been discovered off South Casua in Florence County.Florence County Sheriff's Office Major Nunn confirmed the body was found in an abondoned home off the roadway.The home is near Power's Construction according to Coroner Keith Von Lutcken.The Coroner says foul play does not appear to be involved.This case is still under investigation.Stay tuned to WMBF News for the latest updates.Copyright 2015WMBF News.All rights reserved.

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  4. New construction causes parking issues in downtown FlorenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 16 | WMBF

    "We are not very happy about it as owners of businesses here, but we have to go along with it or the city won't grow we want it to," said Ella Frazier, owner of Ella's Boutique. Construction on the parking deck is going to take away key parking spaces in downtown Florence for a bit but will add more spaces when it's complete.

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  5. Florence officials: Woman found 'alive and well'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 16 | WMBF

    Every day, the Grand Strand Humane Society is brought heat exhausted pets from Myrtle Beach Animal Control. They have tips on how to keep your pets safe during the heat wave and throughout the summer.

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  6. Florence deputies search for missing womanRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 15 | WMBF

    Kimberly "Brooke" Cassidy, age 29, of 401 Bellingham Court, Florence was last seen by relatives at her residence on Friday, June 12, according to the sheriff's office. Cassidy is described as a white female, approximately 4 feet, 11 inches tall, weighing approximately 165 pounds with reddish hair and blue eyes.

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  7. Florence officials conduct checkpointRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 15 | WMBF

    Florence officials held a checkpoint Friday. A total of 24 violations occurred from 8 p.m. to midnight during the 12th Circuit Law Enforcement Network's traffic safety checkpoint on Old Marion Highway near Jamestown Road and Deepwood Lane in Florence County, according to the Florence County Sheriff's Office.

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  8. Have you seen this man? Florence County Sheriff's Office needs your helpRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 13 | WMBF

    Girolemo Muso, age 89 went missing at approximately 7:45 a.m. Saturday morning from 484 Cove Point, Florence, SC near Hoffmeyer Road according to Major Michael M. Nunn. He is described as an elderly white male 5'7, and last seen wearing light blue pajamas, and may be using a cane.

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  9. Three men charged in Florence County prostitution stingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 12 | WMBF

    Three men were arrested and charged with solicitation of prostitution during a sting operation conducted by the Florence County Sheriff's Office at a Florence hotel near the intersection of I-95 and U.S. Highway 52 on Wednesday, June 10, 2015, according to the Florence County Sheriff's Office. James McClary, age 29, of Kingstree, Jamelle Goodman, age 26, of Florence, and Randy Burgess, age 32, of Sumter, were the men arrested by specially-trained narcotics officers of the FCSO during the sting, according to the FCSO news release.

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  10. 8-year-old who lobbied for SC state fossil holding book signing in Lake CityRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 11 | WMBF

    The 8-year-old girl who successfully lobbied the State of South Carolina to get the Columbian mammoth named the official state fossil will be recognized in her home town next month. On July 2, Olivia McConnell will be holding a signing for "Can You Dig It," a children's book she wrote that recounts her unique experiences at the State House, according to Greg Moore with the Lake City Chamber of Commerce.

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  11. SCHP: 18-wheeler fire snarls traffic on I-20 at Florence County lineRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 11 | WMBF

    An 18-wheeler on fire in Florence County, right at the Darlington County line, snarled traffic on I-20 eastbound lanes just before the I-95 interchange Thursday morning, according to South Carolina Highway Patrol trooper Sonny Collins. Collins tweeted at 6:30 a.m.that traffic was moving slowly around the scene, and drivers should expect delays for several hours.

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  12. Florence moves forward with study on city's eastern gatewayRead the original story

    Wednesday Jun 10 | WMBF

    Florence City Council has agreed to work with Florence County on a 20-year plan to revive the eastern entrance to the city. Local media outlets report that Florence County Planning Director Jay Graham says the next step is paying for a $160,000 study that would create guidelines for development of the blighted area on the east side during the next two decades.

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  13. New flashing traffic lights to be installed in FlorenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 9 | WMBF

    Drivers in Florence County will soon see a new style left-turn traffic signal head to improve safety and visibility, according to the South Carolina Department of Transportation . Plans to install new style traffic signal head, commonly called a "Flashing Yellow Arrow" left turn signal head, will be at the following locations in Florence County: Florence o I-20 Spur & Radio Rd/Magnolia Mall Entrance o I-20 Spur & Beltline/Woody Jones Rd. Weather permitting, the Radio Road FYA will be functional Tuesday night.

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  14. New ordinance could limit door-to-door sales in FlorenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 8 | WMBF

    "All of this was brought on by individuals going through the neighborhoods knocking on doors after they had been asked not do that," said Buddy Brand, Florence City councilman. It's for that reason that Florence City Council voted on Monday to limit when sales workers can come to your home.

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  15. Pedestrian struck by vehicle Monday morning in FlorenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 8 | WMBF

    A pedestrian was struck by a vehicle in Florence Monday morning, according to Florence County EMS.The call came in at about 7:37 a.m. at the intersection of North Irby Street and Easy Ashby Road, according to the Florence EMS public information officer. A pedestrian was struck by a vehicle in Florence Monday morning, according to Florence County EMS.The call came in at about 7:37 a.m. at the intersection of North Irby Street and Easy Ashby Road, according to the Florence EMS public information officer.

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  16. `I murdered her. She's on the floor. She's gone.` 911 call in Orangeburg Co. homicideRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 5, 2015 | WMBF

    She's on the floor. She's gone.` 911 call in Or - WMBFNews.com, Myrtle Beach/Florence SC, Weather Those words are on the 911 call made from a home on Edisto Drive in Orangeburg County, where a 79-year-old woman was stabbed to death Tuesday morning .

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  17. Darlington High, FSD1 to stream graduation ceremonies onlineRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 4, 2015 | WMBF

    The Darlington High School graduation ceremony will begin at 5 p.m. Thursday. To view it live, follow the instructions below, posted to the DHS Facebook page: The two streams will appear on the screen.

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  18. Andrews man dies in logging accidentRead the original story

    Jun 4, 2015 | WMBF

    Florence County Coroner Keith von Lutcken tells local media outlets the accident happened on a logging site southeast of Florence about 7:30 p.m. Wednesday.

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  19. Man dies during logging incident in FlorenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 4, 2015 | WMBF

    A worker died during a logging incident Wednesday at about 7:40 p.m. in Florence, according to the county coroner's office. James Donald McCray, 58, of Andrews, was found by workers at a site on Old Ball Diamond Road, off of Old River Road, Coroner Keith VonLutcken stated in a news release.

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  20. 2 dead in rush hour accident in FlorenceRead the original story

    Jun 3, 2015 | WMBF

    Officials tell area media outlets that the Wednesday morning accident involving a car and a pickup truck occurred at the Five Points intersection in the city. Florence County Coroner Keith VonLutcken confirms the accident killed two people.

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