Greenville Newswire (Page 2)

Greenville Newswire (Page 2)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Greenville, SC. (Page 2)

Results 21 - 40 of 408 for "u:wmbfnews.com" in Greenville, SC

  1. The DOT's SC 5-1-1 system can help find alternate travel routes.Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 20 | WMBF

    Getting around in Greenville County has gotten a little harder. Road construction, summer travel and normal rush hour can create nightmares on the roadway.

    Comment?

  2. Sheriff Loftis declines debate with Lewis, says opponent is not qualifiedRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 20 | WMBF

    Loftis declined Lewis' request for a debate and said that Lewis was not a qualified candidate. Loftis also spoke about Lewis' disciplinary record from his time at the sheriff's office and recounted an incident with a female deputy that prompted Lewis' exit from the department.

    Comment?

  3. Crumbling support closes bridge to Interstate 385 northRead the original story

    Monday Jun 20 | WMBF

    The bridge carrying traffic from Interstate 85 north to Interstate 385 north heading toward downtown Greenville will remain closed to trucks for at least a week. The South Carolina Department of Transportation said engineers working on a project to improve the interchange discovered a crumbling support on the bridge and closed it to all traffic Saturday.

    Comment?

  4. Drivers should exercise caution when approaching construction zonesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 17 | WMBF

    It's traveled over 200,000 times per day, and 73 million drivers use this stretch of road each year. It's where I-85 connects with 385 in Greenville, and is now being transformed.

    Comment?

  5. Simple act of kindness goes viralRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 16 | WMBF

    The picture comes from Greenville, South Carolina. It shows a young man helping an older woman to her car in an Ingles parking lot.

    Comment?

  6. Lawmakers, business owners react to death of moped billRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 16 | WMBF

    The bill asking legislators to require registration and other regulations on mopeds was a tough sell for many business owners which sell the vehicles. "Most of our business that we get are people who don't have a license ... That's gonna stop almost 75 percent of our business," said Tim Scrivano, manager of Papa Wheelie in Greenville back in March.

    Comment?

  7. Greenville police, Anderson deputies to hold fundraiser for Special Olympics at Krispy KremeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 14 | WMBF

    The Greenville Police Department and Anderson County Sheriff's Office will be holding fundraisers to raise money for Special Olympics on Friday and Saturday. Law enforcement officers from both agencies will be camped out on top of Krispy Kreme doughnut stores in their jurisdictions during the "Cops on top of Doughnut shop" fundraiser.

    Comment?

  8. Myrtle Beach motel owner, co-defendants appear in federal court for EBT fraud caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 15 | WMBF

    GREENVILLE, SC The three people who were arrested and charged with electronic benefits transfer fraud last week after an FBI raid at two Myrtle Beach hotels were in federal court in Greenville on Wednesday. According to a press release from the U.S. District Attorney's Office, Sherif Alkassar, 36, of Myrtle Beach; Lesley Alkassar, 38, of Blacksburg; and Katie Polson, 29, of Myrtle Beach, were all taken into custody on Thursday after federal warrants were served at the 7 Brothers Motel the Virginian Motel, both owned by Sherif Alkassar, and a third location in Myrtle Beach.

    Comment?

  9. Greenville makes list of top 4 cities for families to balance work and home lifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 14 | WMBF

    Greenville has made a short list of cities for families to move to in order balance the responsibilities of both their careers and families. According to MarketWatch , more than half of Americans say finding such balance is difficult, and many say it has gotten worse in the past five years.

    Comment?

  10. Tuesday is World Blood Donor Day in South CarolinaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 14 | WMBF

    As many in South Carolina roll up their sleeves and donate blood in wake of the Orlando nightclub attack , which claimed 50 lives and left 53 wounded, Tuesday also marks World Blood Donor Day in the state. Governor Nikki Haley named June 14 as World Blood Donor Day in South Carolina and proclaimed June as Blood Donor Appreciation Month, according to The Blood Connection.

    Comment?

  11. Officials: 2 teens airlifted after being pinned between SUV, trailerRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 9 | WMBF

    The South Carolina Highway Patrol reported the collision on Bluefield Road near Flat Rock Road just before 8 p.m. The roadway is blocked while troopers investigate the crash. Fire and rescue officials on scene said two teenage girls were mowing the lawn.

    Comment?

  12. Historic NCAA Tourney Bid For Newberry CollegeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 8 | WMBF

    Newberry College is set to host the first NCAA postseason event held at a predetermined site in the state of South Carolina since the removal of the Confederate flag from the grounds of the State House in July 2015. Newberry College will serve as the host school for the 2017 NCAA Division II Women's Golf South Super Regional tournament, which will be played at the Member's Club's Woodcreek course on the outskirts of Columbia.

    Comment?

  13. Upstate man claims $1 million lottery prizeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 8 | WMBF

    According to SC Education Lottery Officials, the winner said he wanted to help a woman outside the QuikTrip on Woodruff Road in Greenville who was asking for money. So the man bought himself a bottle of water and a lottery ticket and then gave the leftover cash to the woman.

    Comment?

  14. Conference on reducing teen pregnancy rate held in GreenvilleRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 8 | WMBF

    Lorna Little, an author, TV host and licensed clinical social worker, will deliver the keynote address at the South Carolina Campaign to Prevent Teen Pregnancy's 17th Annual Summer Institute on Wednesday in Greenville. Little is the Executive Director of St. Agnes Home, Inc. in Connecticut, and has helped support pregnant and parenting teens and their infants for the past 11 years, according to a news release.

    Comment?

  15. Stanford student rape conviction brings to light rape cases in the UpstateRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 7 | WMBF

    An accused college rapist, 20-year-old Brock Turner, who got only six months in jail has sparked outrage on social media. Now some people are taking their opinions on this case out on the judge who sentenced the college athlete.

    Comment?

  16. Dispatch: Greenville Co. church engulfed in flamesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 7 | WMBF

    Officials said Union Baptist Church on Union Church Road in Greenville caught fire around 2 p.m. We are working to get more details and have a crew headed to the seen.

    Comment?

  17. Clemson, Toyota partner to create concept vehicleRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 6 | WMBF

    Toyota's newest concept car, which was designed, engineered and built by graduate students at Clemson University's International Center for Automotive Research in Greenville, will be on display at Toyota of Greenville Monday evening. Toyota said the uBox vehicle is the result of a two-year collaboration with ICAR students through the Deep Orange project.

    Comment?

  18. Greenville police post Lock, Take, Hide signs throughout cityRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 3 | WMBF

    When Diana Lacher steps outside to water her plants, she also gives her street some attention. "It's definitely a sense of community and we do look out for one another," Lacher said.

    Comment?

  19. Greenville County officials investigate man's shooting deathRead the original story

    Friday Jun 3 | WMBF

    Coroner Parks Evans says the man was 34-year-old David Ryan Galloway of Greenville.

    Comment?

  20. Traffic blocked as police talk male off overpassRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 2 | WMBF

    Traffic on Interstate 385 in Greenville was blocked in both directions Thursday as police coaxed a potentially suicidal man off a bridge. Police said in a news release that they responded to the area of Hillside Drive and I-385 in reference to a possible suicide attempt at 5:24 p.m. Thursday.

    Comment?

Greenville Job Listings
View or post Greenville job listings on Topix.
Greenville Real Estate
News, listings, and foreclosures in Greenville from Topix.
Greenville Mortgages
Find mortgage rates in Greenville on Topix.