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  1. Florence County Coroner: Death of 10-month-old child not suspiciousRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | WMBF

    Florence County officials went to this location after the 911 call was made regarding the 10-month-old baby. FLORENCE COUNTY, SC The death of a 10-month-old baby in Florence County does not appear to be suspicious and no foul play is expected, according to Florence County Coroner Keith von Lutcken.

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  2. Florence County officials investigating death of 10-month-old childRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | WMBF

    Florence County officials went to this location after the 911 call was made regarding the 10-month-old baby. FLORENCE COUNTY, SC Florence County officials are investigating the death of a 10-month-old child who died on Wednesday.

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  3. Palmetto Amputee Support Group to host amputee awareness walkRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 22 | WMBF

    FLORENCE, SC The Palmetto Amputee Support Group is hosting a free amputee awareness walk in front of the Drs. Bruce and Lee Foundation Library, located on 509 Dargan Street in downtown Florence Saturday, according to Carolina Medical Alliance's press release.

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  4. McMaster attends GE Healthcare groundbreaking in FlorenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 21 | WMBF

    GE Healthcare Florence is expanding its footprint, specifically with life-saving equipment and technology, and will be the only GE facility in all of South Carolina to have the advanced MRI magnet cardiac capability. GE Healthcare Florence plant and operations manager Dale Wolf said the company wants to be the top leader in the health care field.

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  5. Man accused of planning Dylann Roof-style attack at arraignment hearing TuesdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 21 | WMBF

    FLORENCE, SC The Conway man accused of planning an attack "in the spirit of Dylann Roof" and who purchased a gun from an undercover FBI agent in February is appearing in federal court Tuesday. Benjamin Thomas Samuel McDowell, 29, had an arraignment hearing scheduled for 10:30 a.m. at the federal courthouse in Florence, according to court documents.

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  6. Small earthquake recorded in SummervilleRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 21 | WMBF

    The Conway man accused of planning an attack "in the spirit of Dylann Roof" and who purchased a gun from an undercover FBI agent in February is appearing in federal court Tuesday. Benjamin Thomas Samuel McDowell, 29, had an arraignment hearing scheduled for 10:30 a.m. at the federal courthouse in Florence, according to court documents.

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  7. Community invited to meet top candidates for Florence School District Four superintendentRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 20 | WMBF

    Left: Dr. Rechel Anderson; Center: Dr. Rosa Dingle; Right: Dr. Fannie Mason TIMMONSVILLE, SC Community members will have the opportunity to meet the top three candidates in the running to be the next superintendent of the Florence County School District Four. According to a press release, the community forum will take place on March 28, from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. It will be held at the district board room, located at 304 Kemper St. in Timmonsville.

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  8. Police: 1 shot on S. Beltline Blvd.Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 19 | WMBF

    GEORGETOWN COUNTY, SC One person died in a house fire in Marion Sunday. Marion County Deputy Coroner Jim Gray said the investigation is in the preliminary stages and he will release the person's name after the family is notified.

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  9. Police investigate homicide after body foundRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 19 | WMBF

    DARLINGTON COUNTY, SC The Darlington County Sheriff's Office asked the public's help Saturday morning finding a missing woman. Lt. Kilgo said in a news release just before 1 a.m. Kristianna Douglas, 20, of Florence had been located.

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  10. Darlington County deputies search for missing womanRead the original story

    Saturday Mar 18 | WMBF

    FLORENCE, SC The Darlington County Sheriff's Office asked the public's help Saturday morning finding a missing woman. According to a DCSO news release, Kristianna Douglas, 20, of Florence, left her home on South Charleston Road Friday night and did no return.

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  11. Florence One schools facilities committee meets for the first timeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 16 | WMBF

    The Florence School District One formed a group of selected school board and community members to create better communication between the public and the school district. Florence One schools started the discussion after last Thursday's board meeting, where chairman Barry Townsend explained how he was frustrated he kept hearing during public input that there wasn't a clear plan outlined when it comes to school capacity numbers, building renovations, and the proposed grade reconfiguration plan.

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  12. Florence Police seeking woman connected to vehicle break-ins, credit card theftsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 16 | WMBF

    FLORENCE, SC The Florence Police departing is seeking assistance in identifying a woman reportedly connected to numerous vehicle break-ins where credit and debit cards were stolen and later used. The woman appeared to have a large amount of hair, according to a news release from police, and frequently wears a hooded sweatshirt with the hood covering her hair.

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  13. Crusaders outlast Patriots on baseball diamondRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 15 | WMBF

    FLORENCE, SC Amid cold temperatures and gusting winds to nearly 30 miles per hour, 26th-ranked North Greenville University outlasted 21st-ranked Francis Marion University 11-8, Wednesday afternoon in non-conference college baseball action. Francis Marion will return to Peach Belt Conference action this weekend with a three-game road series at Young Harris College.

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  14. Darlington man pleads guilty to federal drug, weapon chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 15 | WMBF

    A Darlington man pleaded guilty in federal court in Florence to drug conspiracy and firearms charges after a change of plea. According to a press release, Justin Martin Jackson, 29, pleaded guilty on Tuesday to three counts: conspiracy to violate the drug laws of the United States; using a communication device to facilitate the commission of a felony under the Controlled Substances Act; and possessing a firearm in furtherance of a drug trafficking crime.

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  15. Florence deputies seeking suspects in utility trailer, golf cart theftRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 15 | WMBF

    The Florence County Sheriff's Office investigators need help with identifying and locating suspects involved the theft of a utility trailer and golf cart. According to the FCSO, the theft occurred at or around midnight on March 13. The suspects were seen in a light-colored, late-model Toyota 4Runner entering the property near the victim's residence on West Old Number Four Highway in Coward, SC.

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  16. Florence County murder suspect captured in New YorkRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 15 | WMBF

    FLORENCE, SC A suspect wanted in connection with a fatal February shooting in Florence County has been captured in the state of New York. According to a press release from the Florence County Sheriff's Office, Lawrence Sean Denuncio, 31, of Florence, was taken into custody Wednesday in Albany, N.Y. by agents with the U.S. Marshals Service and various New York law enforcement agencies.

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  17. 4,000 local Walmart employees receive share of $3.4m in cash bonusesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 14 | WMBF

    MYRTLE BEACH, SC Over 4,000 Walmart employees in the Myrtle Beach and Florence area received a share of more than $3.4 million in cash bonuses, based on their stores' performance in the fourth quarter. Over 850,000 associates across the nation received a share of $157 million, which was included in their March 9 paychecks, according to a news release from a public relations firm representing the company.

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  18. SLED issues endangered missing person advisory for elderly womanRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 11 | WMBF

    Shelley left home at approximately 8:30 a.m., and was heading to Bay View Drive in Green Sea, SC. FLORENCE COUNTY, SC Investigators with the Florence County Sheriff's Office asked the public's help Saturday night locating a missing man.

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  19. Florence County deputies search for missing man with diminished mental capabilitiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 11 | WMBF

    FLORENCE COUNTY, SC Investigators with the Florence County Sheriff's Office asked the public's help Saturday night locating a missing man. According to a news release, Michael Matthew Nathaniel Dice, 22, of Darlington, was last seen around 11 a.m. Saturday on Rockwood Lane in Florence.

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  20. Florence police: Man kills dog after argument with ex-girlfriendRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 10 | WMBF

    FLORENCE, SC An argument over who would take possession of a dog ended with the arrest of a Florence man for allegedly fatally shooting the animal. According to information from Florence Police Lt.

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