Chester County Newswire

Chester County Newswire

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

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  1. One killed in Chester Co. hit-and-runRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | WBTV

    A person was killed in a hit-and-run in Chester County early Monday morning, according to South Carolina Highway Patrol.

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  2. Lillian Louise Luttrell, 75, Russell Springs, KYRead the original story

    22 hrs ago | Columbia Magazine

    ... Visitation will be after 5pmCT Monday. Interment in the Union Cemetery. She was born September 26, 1940 in Chester County, S.C. to the late Hope Edward and Rosa Mae McCaston Cookson. She was a homemaker. In addition to her parents, she was preceded ...

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  3. Giti: Tires will roll out in 2016Read the original story

    Tuesday Feb 2 | OnlineChester

    To coin a phrase, the construction at the Giti Tire plant in Chester County outside of Richburg is rolling literally. Giti Tire Vice President of Manufacturing Hank Eisenga says construction at the Chester County plant is on schedule and the company plans to begin producing tires there in the last part of this year.

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  4. Escaped SC inmate on the run for a week may be armed with stolen gunRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 1 | WYFF-TV Greenville

    ... which led to a lockdown at The York Technical College's Chester Center. The campus was later cleared by the Chester County Sheriff's Office. Reaves is described as a male, 5 feet 10 inches tall and 119 pounds. He has blue eyes and brown hair. Police ...

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  5. Highway sign dedicated to late patrolmanRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 31 | The News

    ... among those attending the ceremony at the J.J. Mitchum Community Center in Hemingway. Carter was a native of Chester County and a member of First Baptist Church in Kingstree. Read more about this special ceremony in The News February 3, issue.

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  6. Escaped inmate steals gun, ammo from inside York Co schoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 23 | FOX Carolina

    ... which led to a lockdown at The York Technical College's Chester Center. The campus was later cleared by the Chester County Sheriff's Office. Reaves is described as a white male, 5'10" tall and 119 lbs. He has blue eyes and brown hair. Police say he ...

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  7. Zachery Lee ReavesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 23 | FOX Carolina

    Zachery Lee Reaves, 26, was last known to be in the York/Chester County area, a spokeswoman for the agency said. He is serving an 8-year sentence for second-degree burglary when he escaped from Catawba Pre-Release Center in Rock Hill around 8:50 p.m. Monday.

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  8. Jessie MatthewsRead the original story

    Dec 24, 2015 | The Bolivar Commercial

    Funeral services followed with burial in Lakewood Memorial Park. She was born December 29, 1921, to John S. and Emmie B. McKeown in Chester County, SC.

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  9. Roads beginning to flood in the areaRead the original story

    Friday Jan 22 | WMBF

    ... appeared to have used a cloned credit card to make a fraud purchase. Anyone with any information on the i... Chester County Sheriff Blair Weaver announced that search crews found the body of 2-year-old Noah Chamberlin, who went missing January 14. ...

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  10. 4 inches of snow; tenth an inch of ice in SC, 20,000 without powerRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 22 | Post and Courier

    Forecasters say the hardest hit areas have seen a lull, but more snow, sleet and freezing rain are expected through the rest of Friday and conditions are getting treacherous on some interstates in northern South Carolina. The state Department of Transportation says Friday that Interstate 77 is partially covered with ice in Chester County.

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  11. More Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 22 | FOX Carolina

    ... was primarily led by the FBI and they are working with various other agencies for the state wide operation. Chester County Sheriff Blair Weaver announced that search crews found the body of 2-year-old Noah Chamberlin, who went missing January 14. ...

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  12. SCDOT warns drivers for variety of conditions statewideRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 22 | WMBF

    ... day. The state Department of Transportation says Friday that Interstate 77 is partially covered with ice in Chester County. Portions of that roadway in York County are covered in a slushy mix. DOT says all major roadways in Greenville County, ...

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  13. Jessie MatthewsRead the original story

    Dec 24, 2015 | The Bolivar Commercial

    Funeral services followed with burial in Lakewood Memorial Park. She was born December 29, 1921, to John S. and Emmie B. McKeown in Chester County, SC.

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  14. Officials: Chester teacher finds gun in student's wheelchairRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 8 | Bluffton Today

    According to news outlets, a report from the Chester County Sheriff's Office says a teacher at Chester Park Elementary School of Inquiry realized that a student in a wheelchair was sitting on a gun Thursday. The teacher lifted the student from the wheelchair and quietly removed the gun.

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  15. Officials: Chester teacher finds gun in student's wheelchairRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 8 | The Aiken Standard

    According to news outlets, a report from the Chester County Sheriff's Office says a teacher at Chester Park Elementary School of Inquiry realized that a student in a wheelchair was sitting on a firearm. That teacher lifted the student from the wheelchair and quietly removed the gun.

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  16. Officials: Teacher Finds Gun in Student's WheelchairRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 8 | WLTX-TV Columbia

    ... found a gun in a student's wheelchair in a Chester classroom. According to news outlets, a report from the Chester County Sheriff's Office says a teacher at Chester Park Elementary School of Inquiry realized that a student in a wheelchair was ...

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  17. Deputies: Woman dropped drugs in jail for inmate to findRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 6, 2016 | Post and Courier

    A Chester woman has been accused of dropping contraband drugs into a trash can at the Chester County Detention Center for her boyfriend, who is an inmate at the jail.

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  18. Chamber unveils 2016 agenda, S.C. woman brings drugs to jail &...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 6, 2016 | The Aiken Standard

    ... Products. CHESTER - A Chester woman has been accused of dropping contraband drugs into a trash can at the Chester County Detention Center for her boyfriend, who is an inmate at the jail. According to The Herald of Rock Hill ( http://bit.ly/1TDPwAy ...

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  19. Teen charged with trying to sneak drugs to boyfriend behind barsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 6, 2016 | WYFF-TV Greenville

    ... pills and a dozen ZzzQuil pills. Deputies said Frye went into the women's bathroom in the lobby of the Chester County Detention Center and left the pills in the trash can. Investigators received a tip about the drop and checked the bathroom and ...

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  20. Overturned tanker delays busy travel day in SCRead the original story

    Dec 22, 2015 | WCNC-TV Charlotte

    ... causing damage to the tank," said Lance Corporal Gary Miller with the South Carolina Highway Patrol. CHESTER COUNTY, S.C. -- On one of the busiest travel days of the year drivers in York and Chester Counties were hit with major delays after a gas ...

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