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  1. 2 found dead in SpartanburgRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 24 | WIS-TV Columbia

    Capt. Regina Nowak with the Spartanburg police said the two deceased individuals were found with gunshot wounds in a car parked outside a home on Fisher Avenue.

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  2. Deputies ask for help finding missing Spartanburg teenRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 19 | WIS-TV Columbia

    Deputies said Shamia Murphy was last seen on May 11 along Fernwood Glendale Road in Spartanburg. She was wearing a black shirt, blue jeans and black shoes at the time.

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  3. Officials respond to the standoff in Travelers Rest.Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 13 | WIS-TV Columbia

    There have been three police standoffs in the last three days in the Upstate of South Carolina. They include Spartanburg, Pickens, and Greenville counties.

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  4. Toddler missing from TN found in Spartanburg Co.Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 6 | WIS-TV Columbia

    Deputies said the child was reported missing from Tennessee and was located in a van parked outside a Spartanburg store. Spartanburg County Deputies said the child is not the 9-year-old girl abducted from Tennessee.

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  5. Tajh Boyd partners to help establish new football academyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 2 | WIS-TV Columbia

    Tajh Boyd led the Tigers to an ACC Championship in 2011, but now he's taking on a very different role. Boyd is partnering with 100yds to establish a new football academy in Greenville.

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  6. Remains found behind Cainhoy Elementary identified as missing womanRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 27 | WIS-TV Columbia

    The Berkeley County Coroner has identified human remains found behind Cainhoy Elementary in November, 2015 as a missing woman from Spartanburg. Nicole Goodlett, 28, was last seen by her family on Feb. 20, 2014.

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  7. Spartanburg Co. sheriff says comment about NAACP taken out of contextRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 21, 2016 | WIS-TV Columbia

    Spartanburg County Sheriff Chuck Wright spoke out on Friday about a comment that made headlines that he says was misconstrued. Dimsdale Debate, a conservative media outlet, shared video of Wright speaking at a candidate forum earlier in April.

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  8. Bill removes option to arrest for 'disturbing schools'Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 21, 2016 | WIS-TV Columbia

    Supporters of a bill removing law enforcement officers' ability to arrest students for "disturbing schools" say the charge criminalizes ordinary misbehavior and puts kids on a path to prison. Spartanburg prosecutor Barry Barnette and the South Carolina Sheriffs' Association countered Thursday that arrests are sometimes necessary, and the charge should remain an option for officers.

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  9. My Take: "Bathroom Bill" is absurdRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 8, 2016 | WIS-TV Columbia

    That is the only word we could use to describe the bill put forth on the Senate floor on Wednesday by Spartanburg Sen. Lee Bright that would block local governments from passing anti-discrimination ordinances covering the use of public bathrooms by gay, lesbian, bisexual, and transgender individuals. The Upstate senator is taking his cue from a similar law passed by the North Carolina legislature in March a law that has ignited a firestorm of controversy in the Tar Heel State.

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  10. South Carolina: Potholes abound, but no tax hike for roadsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 25, 2016 | WIS-TV Columbia

    A coalition of frustrated business leaders has encouraged drivers to tweet pictures of potholes and linked them with dozens of yellow flags and red triangles on a state map, in an effort to pressure lawmakers for support. And in an ominous message from industry, the chairman of Michelin North American has said his company likely can't expand its South Carolina operations unless roads improve.

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  11. Spartanburg Co. teacher accused of having sex with former studentRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 21, 2016 | WIS-TV Columbia

    The victim said he was McClure's student when he gave her his phone number and she texted him a couple days later and the two began video chatting, according to a police report. Police say that although the student was at the state's age of consent, it's illegal for a person with an official capacity at a public or private school to have sex with a student.

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  12. Campus Carry bill introduced by Upstate lawmakerRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 8, 2016 | WIS-TV Columbia

    There's a bill on the table in South Carolina that's been introduced by an Upstate lawmaker. It would allow guns on public and private college campuses in the state, as long as the colleges gave the okay.

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  13. Beatty could be 2nd black chief justice since ReconstructionRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 8, 2016 | WIS-TV Columbia

    A statement Monday from the Judicial Merit Selection Commission shows Don Beatty of Spartanburg is the only person running for chief justice. Republicans had sought another candidate.

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  14. Status quo shake-up? Primary race doesn't bode well for incumbents, analysts sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 7, 2016 | WIS-TV Columbia

    Every seat in the South Carolina General Assembly is up for grabs in November, and the results of February's Presidential primary in the state may shed light on what kind of race it will be. Donald Trump won the South Carolina primary with just over 30 percent of the share of Republicans in the Palmetto State.

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  15. Teacher resigns over nude pictures taken from her cellphoneRead the original story

    Mar 3, 2016 | WIS-TV Columbia

    Some South Carolina high school students are calling for the return of a teacher who resigned after a student spread a nude picture of her through text messages and social media. Union County High School teacher Leigh Anne Arthur, 33, told news outlets she left her cellphone on her desk Monday as she monitored a hallway during a class change.

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  16. SC flu season reaching peak; Not as severe as last seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 3, 2016 | WIS-TV Columbia

    Department of Health and Environmental Control figures show there have been 12 lab-confirmed flu deaths in the state as of Feb. 20. Last season 101 people died of the flu. Since the current season began in early October, slightly more than 2,400 influenza cases have been reported in 35 counties.

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  17. Lottery ticket worth $300K sold in SpartanburgRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 23, 2016 | WIS-TV Columbia

    A $300,000 Palmetto Cash 5 ticket was sold in Spartanburg for Monday night's drawing, according to SC Education Lottery officials.

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  18. Police: 2 men kicked out of Trump victory celebration after fightRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 20, 2016 | WIS-TV Columbia

    Two men were hauled out of Donald Trump's victory celebration in Spartanburg after they got into a fight, according to Spartanburg police. Trump's victory celebration and watch party was held at the Spartanburg Marriott Saturday night, following the SC GOP presidential primary.

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  19. Richland County man sues to block SC refugee resettlementsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 18, 2016 | WIS-TV Columbia

    The Greenville News reports the lawsuit was brought by Walter Brian Bilbro who warns resettling refugees brings the potential for terrorism or violent crime. Lutheran Services Carolinas says the agency has resettled two refugees and has not been told more are coming.

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  20. GOP candidates campaign Monday in SCRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 15, 2016 | WIS-TV Columbia

    Ted Cruz also has three stops today in Aiken, Florence, and Camden. Cruz will start his day off in Aiken where he plans to hold a rally with Glenn Beck at USC Aiken at 11 a.m. He'll then head to Camden hold a meet and greet at 3 p.m. at the Ten Eleven Galleria on Broad Street .

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