Anderson County Newswire

Anderson County Newswire

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  1. Boil water advisory issued for City of BeltonRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | WMBF

    A boil water advisory has been issued for the City of Belton, according to the Anderson County Sheriff's Office. The City of Belton Combined Utilities advises its customers located inside and outside city limits to boil their water until further notice.

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  2. Upstate school holds mandatory driving course amid student driving fatalitiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WMBF

    On Monday evening Wren High School hosted a required class for all students and parents as a perquisite to parking on campus. Thirty one students have been killed in car accidents in Anderson County over the past nine years and Wren High School students alone account for 16 of those fatalities.

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  3. Upstate coroners start wearing bullet proof vestsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WMBF

    ... and they want us to come home, so we want to take that extra precaution," said Fowler. Greenville County and Anderson County have warn bullet proof vests for the past year. Cherokee County will be receiving their vests in the upcoming weeks, and ...

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  4. Anderson District One requires students, parents to take safe driving seminarRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | WMBF

    Students in Anderson County District One Schools and their parents must attend a safe driving seminar before being allowed to park a vehicle on campus, school district officials said. Since 2007, 31 high school and middle school students have died in car crashes in Anderson County, officials said.

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  5. ACSO: Man shot in leg at Anderson club fightRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 20 | WMBF

    Captain Garland Major of the Anderson County Sheriff's Office says deputies responded to a fight that broke out at Big D's at 1514 West Whitner Street in Anderson around 10:45 p.m Saturday. The 45-year-old victim was sent to AnMed Health Medical Center with a gunshot wound to the lower part of his leg.

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  6. Townville teen killed, brother paralyzed in crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 20 | FOX Carolina

    A tragic collision claimed an Anderson County teen's life and left his younger brother paralyzed from the waist down.

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  7. Greenville Co. deputies search for suspect wanted after multiple burglariesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 17 | FOX Carolina

    ... event Tuesday. Troopers said one person was killed and two teens were hurt in a crash on Stringer Road in Anderson County. Troopers said one person was killed and two teens were hurt in a crash on Stringer Road in Anderson County. McDonald's has ...

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  8. Man accused of beating naked woman, dragging her down streetRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 17 | FOX Carolina

    ... quality issues. Troopers said one person was killed and two teens were hurt in a crash on Stringer Road in Anderson County. Troopers said one person was killed and two teens were hurt in a crash on Stringer Road in Anderson County. (AP Photo). In ...

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  9. Market Point Connector brings traffic relief to Woodruff RoadRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 17 | FOX Carolina

    ... quality issues. Troopers said one person was killed and two teens were hurt in a crash on Stringer Road in Anderson County. Troopers said one person was killed and two teens were hurt in a crash on Stringer Road in Anderson County. (AP Photo). In ...

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  10. Troopers: 1 killed, 2 teens hurt in Anderson Co. crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 18 | WMBF

    Troopers said one person was killed and two teens were hurt in a crash on Stringer Road in Anderson County. Troopers said a 1998 Honda sedan was driving east when the driver lost control, ran off the road, and hit a tree.

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  11. Lights Out on I-85 Fox Carolina follow upRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 17 | WMBF

    ... the DOT and spoke with District 3 Traffic Engineer Eric Dillon. "The focus has been on I-85, basically from Anderson County line where it starts there above the river, heading northbound, past Mauldin Road towards US 276." Dillon told us his crews ...

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  12. Notice to Creditors - No. 33465, August 17,24,31, and September 7, 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 16 | The Mountaineer Publishing Company

    Having qualified as Ancillary Executor of the Estate of Charles W. Davis, Jr., late of Anderson County, State of South Carolina, this is to notify all persons, firms and corporations having claims against said estate to exhibit them to the undersigned, in care of James Weaver Kirkpatrick, III, Attorney at Law, 37 Branner Avenue, Waynesville, North Carolina 28786, on or before November 17, 2016, or this notice will be pleaded in bar of their recovery.

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  13. False alarm: Reported drowning in Anderson Co.Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 16 | WMBF

    Dispatch confirms that a possible drowning was reported in Pelzer Tuesday, but officials later discovered it was a false alarm. A technical rescue team was called to the scene at Saluda River, according to the Anderson County Sheriff's Office.

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  14. Hospitality tax up for discussion in Anderson CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 16 | WYFF-TV Greenville

    ... 8 YEARS OR SO, BUT THE PROPOSED 2% HOSPITALITY TAX HAS NEVER GOTTEN THI FAR, INITIAL COUNCIL MEMBERS. TO ANDERSON COUNTY QUALITY OF IMPORT IN ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT THESE DAYS. MANDY: IF APPROVED, ANDERSON COUNTY ADMINISTRATOR RUSTY BURNS SAYS THE TAX ...

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  15. Proposed hospitality tax gets initial approval, mixed reviewsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 16 | WYFF-TV Greenville

    A proposed 2 percent hospitality tax got initial approval by Anderson County council members, but will need to pass two more votes before becoming a reality. The tax would be on prepared food and drinks in the unincorporated areas of the county and would not affect grocery store prices.

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  16. Police: Suspect accused of throwing gas at woman, trying to steal car arrestedRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 13 | WIS-TV Columbia

    The Pendleton Police Department said the man who reportedly threw a cup of gas in a woman's face and tried to steal her car was arrested. According to the report, a man approached a woman as she exited her vehicle and threw a cup of gas on her as he snatched her keys out of her hand at on Saturday morning along East Main Street in Anderson County.

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  17. Herman McGee - Ware ShoalsRead the original story

    Monday Aug 15 | GwdToday.com

    Herman Clemson McGee, 72, husband of Patricia Diane Prince McGee, of 182 Cline Road, died Saturday, August 13, 2016 at his home. Born in Anderson County, he was a son of the late William Clemson and Rosa Lee McCoy McGee.

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  18. Woman reported missing, possibly drowned, in Upstate lakeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 15 | WYFF-TV Greenville

    The incident was reported to have happened near Smith Road and Prater Lane in the Townville area shortly before 2 p.m. Anderson County Rescue Crews said Rachel Evelyn Ligon, 66, and Michael Ray Berryman, 61, were in the lake together. Berryman was on a float and Ligon was swimming.

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  19. Students return to class this weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 15 | WYFF-TV Greenville

    Summer ended Monday for students in Union County, Cherokee County, Oconee County, Spartanburg County and Greenwood Districts 50 and 51. Students in Greenville County, Laurens Districts 55 and 56, Greenwood District 52, Abbeville, Pickens and Anderson County districts 1,2,3,4 and 5 start back Tuesday.

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  20. GRAPHIC: Man seriously injured after struck by car part at Upstate racetrackRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 14 | WIS-TV Columbia

    Anderson County Dispatch confirms that Emergency Services responded to the scene of a traumatic injury at the Anderson Motor Speedway Saturday night. Dispatchers received a call at about 8:45 p.m. in reference to a traumatic injury at 313 Irby Road in Williamston.

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