Chester County Newswire

Chester County Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Chester County, SC.

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  1. Minor earthquakes almost too weak to feel shake CarolinasRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 17 | FOX Carolina

    The Earth is moving underground, but so slightly that most people in the Carolinas likely can't feel the shaking. The U.S. Geological Survey says a 1.7 magnitude earthquake in South Carolina shook the ground near the Chester County town of Great Falls on Thursday night.

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  2. Earthquakes reported in CarolinasRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 15 | FOX Carolina

    According to the U.S. Geological Survey, a 1.7-magnitude earthquake shook Great Falls in Chester County, S.C. around 9 p.m. on Wednesday.

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  3. Vets group frustrated by the way the city treats their fallen friendsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 14 | Philly.com

    ... happens. It is government," she said. "I deserve this, my brothers deserve this," said Lawrence Davidson, Chester County Director of Veterans Affairs. "I think it's a big deal." "We just want to have accountability of where these folks are," said ...

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  4. Light truck segment is tire industry 'star' of 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 14 | Tire Business

    ... is now on stream and Hankook Tire Co. Ltd.'s plant in Clarksville, Tenn., and Giti Tire Group's factory in Chester County, S.C., are expected on stream this year. Those three factories alone represent nearly 20 million units of additional daily car ...

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  5. Chester County man drags neighbor from burning homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 12 | WSOCTV

    ... Visit us and sign in to update your profile, receive the latest news and keep up to date with mobile alerts. CHESTER COUNTY, S.C. - A Chester County man is being credited with saving his neighbor's life after pulling him out of a house that was on ...

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  6. Water research supportedRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 9 | Easley Progress

    ... pest control, and livestock production, and to hire staff to assist in meeting new federal food safety laws. Chester County farmer Rusty Darby told the committee, "Clemson Extension in Chester County right now is bare bones and stretched thin. ...

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  7. Sen. Setzler would let you vote on your lawmakersRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 8 | Lexington County Chronicle

    ... Sen. Nikki Setzler of West Columbia has two co-sponsors, Mia McLeod of Richland County and Mike Fanning of Chester County. 'This is not a Democratic, Republican or an Independent issue but a people's issue,' Setzler said. 'The support I have ...

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  8. Driver thrown from pick-up truck in deadly Chester County crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 5 | WSOCTV

    ... Visit us and sign in to update your profile, receive the latest news and keep up to date with mobile alerts. CHESTER COUNTY, S.C. - A driver died early Sunday morning after crashing a pick-up truck into a utility pole in Chester County, according to ...

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  9. Death investigation continuing -Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 4 | The Union Daily Times

    ... the Carlisle, Jonesville, Santuc, Southside, Monarch, and Kelly-Kelton fire departments in Union County, two Chester County fire departments, and the Whitmire Fire Department battled the blaze for nearly five hours. Firefighters had to return to the ...

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  10. 2 die in wreck in Chester CountyRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 2 | WBTV

    South Carolina Highway Patrol Cpl. Bill Rhyne says the wreck happened on U.S. 21 about two miles north of Fort Lawn around 8:30 p.m. Wednesday.

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  11. 2 die in wreck in Chester County Fort Lawn, S.C. (Ap) - Authorities...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 2 | WSOCTV

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  12. Here Are Your New Judges, South CarolinaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 1 | FITSNews

    ... three seats were filled on the S.C. Court of Appeals - the state's second-highest court. Paul Short of Chester County, Bruce Williams of Columbia, S.C. and Gary Hill each won a six-year terms by acclimation (i.e. without a vote). Short and Williams ...

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  13. Elderly man dies in house fire -Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 1 | The Union Daily Times

    ... the Carlisle, Jonesville, Santuc, Southside, Monarch, and Kelly-Kelton fire departments in Union County, two Chester County fire departments, and the Whitmire Fire Department battled the blaze for nearly five hours. Firefighters had to return to the ...

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  14. Giti's U.S. plant to be a 'dream factory'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 31 | Tire Business

    ... Singapore-headquartered Giti Tire budgeted $560 million for the 1.8 million sq.-ft. plant being built in Chester County, S.C. "From the beginning, we decided to build an advanced tire-manufacturing facility equipped with the latest automation ...

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  15. Regional elected officials talk about 2017 goals at COG forumRead the original story

    Jan 17, 2017 | OnlineChester

    Elected officials from the region, including Chester County Supervisor Shane Stuart, got a chance to brief interested listeners about their goals for 2017 during the recent Catawba Regional Council of Governments Elected Officials Forum, held at the Gateway Conference Center. access to all the exclusive content of the web site! Simply register to receive uninterrupted access to our award-winning and in-depth local online content! If you currently subscribe or have subscribed in the past to the Chester News & Reporter, then simply find your account number on your mailing label and enter it below.

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  16. It's banquet season for wildlife organizationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 18, 2017 | North Carolina Sportsman

    ... Carolina event for NWTF will be the Aiken County Chapter event on Feb. 3 at Aiken County Shrine Club. The Chester County Hunting Heritage Banquet is on Feb. 4 at the Chester National Guard Armory. Also on Feb. 4 is the Zach Farmer Orangeburg Chapter ...

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  17. Crime 21 mins ago 1:16 p.m.Teen accused of stabbing man in the back four timesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 5, 2017 | WCNC-TV Charlotte

    Chester County Sheriff's Office is investigating after a 15-year-old was accused of stabbing a man four times. According to the incident report, a lieutenant of the Chester County Sheriff's Office was dispatched to Cedarhurst Road in Chester Wednesday night in reference to a stabbing.

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  18. 15-year-old in Chester County stabs stepfather in back, deputies sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 5, 2017 | WSOCTV

    ... Visit us and sign in to update your profile, receive the latest news and keep up to date with mobile alerts. CHESTER COUNTY, S.C. - A man in Chester County was airlifted to Carolinas Medical Center in Charlotte after deputies said his 15-year-old ...

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  19. Fire services stayed busy in county, city in 2016Read the original story

    Jan 3, 2017 | OnlineChester

    ... accidents and industrial accidents. According to statistics from Barkley Ramsey, assistant fire coordinator, Chester County Fire Coordinator's Office, the Fort Lawn Fire Department answered 264 calls. access to all the exclusive content of the web ...

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  20. Woman accused of killing infant son by putting him in refrigerator released on bondRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 18, 2016 | WTEN-TV Albany

    ... they could not even register at the time, whenever they got the baby, because it went below 80 degrees," said Chester County Deputy Solicitor Candice Lively. Prosecutors allege Blackwell later confessed during a re-enactment, but her defense lawyer ...

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