Florence County Newswire (Page 6)

Florence County Newswire (Page 6)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Florence County, SC. (Page 6)

Results 101 - 120 of 909 in Florence County, SC

  1. Florence County Coroner's office needs help identifying victim in deadly motor vehicle accidentRead the original story w/Photo

    May 30, 2015 | WMBF

    The Florence County Coroner's Office needs help identifying the victim of a fatal motor vehicle accident that occurred Saturday morning. According to Florence County Coroner, Keith von Lutcken, the victim is unidentified due to thermal injuries from fire.

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  2. Deadly early morning wreck in Florence CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    May 30, 2015 | WPDE

    Just after 3 a.m. Saturday the West Florence Fire Department responded to a single vehicle wreck on Interstate 95, according to Anthony Fox with the West Florence Fire Department. South Carolina Highway Patrol reported the wreck as deadly, but it's unclear how many people were killed at this time.

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  3. Florence School District One announces 2015 summer feeding programRead the original story w/Photo

    May 29, 2015 | WMBF

    Florence School District One will be offering its 2015 free summer feeding program to children 18 years of age or younger from June 8 to July 31 at various locations in Florence County. Breakfast and lunch will be served Monday through Friday; breakfast hours will be from 7:30 a.m. until 9:30 a.m. and lunch hours will be 10:30 a.m. until 12:30 p.m., according to a news release from Florence School District One.

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  4. Myrtle Beach releases stats for Bikefest 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    May 29, 2015 | WMBF

    ... summer feeding program to children 18 years of age or younger from June 8 to July 31 at various locations in Florence County. Breakfast and lunch will be served Monday through Friday; breakfast hours will be from 7:30 a.m. until 9:30 a.m. and lunch ...

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  5. Construction site plays role in fatal I-95 crashRead the original story w/Photo

    May 27, 2015 | WMBF

    Wednesday, officials with South Carolina Highway Patrol confirmed a fatal crash happened after traffic stacked up due to construction taking place on the Great Pee Dee River Bridge. A collision report released to WMBF News said a car sitting in the construction traffic on the Northbound side in Florence County was rear-ended in a multi-vehicle pile-up.

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  6. Power outage causes Timmonsville school to dismiss students earlyRead the original story w/Photo

    May 27, 2015 | WMBF

    According to the school's website and the Florence County School District Four official Facebook page, students were released at 11 a.m.

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  7. Horry, Florence Counties among SC areas with decreased unemployment ratesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 27, 2015 | WMBF

    ... people was 151,528 which increased to 1,760 people since March. Local areas in SC including Horry and Florence County saw drops in unemployment rates in April. Horry County's rate decreased from 7.7 percent to 6.9 percent in just one month. Florence ...

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  8. Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Incorporated celebrates 107 yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 26, 2015 | The News

    LAMBDA THETA OMEGA Chapter (which serves the Williamsburg County, Lower Florence County, and East Clarendon County areas) held a week of celebration activities starting on February 15th. Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Incorporated is a service ...

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  9. Johnsonville Fire District earns Class 3 ISO ratingRead the original story w/Photo

    May 26, 2015 | WMBF

    ... the result of the district's ability to haul water to the scene when hydrants aren't available and also Florence County's decision to consolidate the fire districts, providing the districts with more resources. "We used to have to wait for the ...

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  10. Monument being restored, moved to Florence Veterans ParkRead the original story w/Photo

    May 23, 2015 | The Aiken Standard

    A group of Florence-area residents have undertaken a monumental task – relocating the Florence County WWI monument from where it currently resides to the Florence Veterans Park at the Florence Civic Center may only be part of it. The monument itself – an imposing marble monument with a bronze plaque attached to it – and the history surrounding it, touch on many parts of Florence's past.

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  11. Florence County School District 3 board boundaries changingRead the original story w/Photo

    May 22, 2015 | WMBF

    Three voting district [sic] for Florence County School District Three's board of trustees elections will undergo some minor boundary adjustments based on census data, according to Bobby Bowers, director of mapping and census in the S.C. Revenue and Fiscal Affairs Office. Bowers met Tuesday, May 19, with the board of trustees to explain the boundary changes.

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  12. Suspect connected to Lake City murder rearrestedRead the original story w/Photo

    May 22, 2015 | WMBF

    Dwayne Williams, a man arrested last week in connection with the murder of Luther Fludd in Lake City, has been rearrested and charged with accessory before the fact of murder. Williams was originally arrested and charged with criminal conspiracy after the shooting death of Fludd outside the Carolina Girls Club on Saturday, May 16. He is currently housed at the Florence County Detention Center, but was out on bond for criminal conspiracy, according to the Lake City Police Chief.

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  13. Berkeley school First Lego League earns win at competitionRead the original story

    May 22, 2015 | WMBF

    ... or point your camera over our SnapChat ghost and tap the screen to add us now! Three voting districts for Florence County School District Three's board of trustees elections will undergo some minor boundary adjustments based on census data, ...

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  14. Florence County to build new main fire stationRead the original story w/Photo

    May 21, 2015 | WMBF

    In addition to the new Johnsonville Fire District station at Kingsburg, a new main station will be built in Industrial Park area of Johnsonville on county land to replace the current inadequate station, said James Schofield, council vice chairman.

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  15. West Dixie Street murder suspect appears before judgeRead the original story w/Photo

    May 20, 2015 | WMBF

    The suspect in the shooting death of a man on West Dixie Street on Saturday appeared before a municipal court judge Wednesday and bond was set for two of the charges in this case. Zafir Abdul Bethea, 19, of Florence, was arrested and taken to the Florence County Detention Center on Tuesday, May 19, said Major Carlos Raines.

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  16. 526 cana t get there from hereRead the original story w/Photo

    May 20, 2015 | Post and Courier

    ... Infrastructure Bank has promised to pay when it can (but after it first pays out $90 million for projects in Florence County). According to one estimates, that could take 20 years or more, given the SIB's existing commitments. But the SIB's 2012 ...

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  17. Florence PD arrests murder suspect in West Dixie Street shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    May 19, 2015 | WMBF

    Zafir Abdul Bethea, 19, of Florence, was arrested and taken to the Florence County Detention Center, said Major Carlos Raines. You hit the gym regularly to be fit and healthy, but you may be getting more than you bargained for.Cardio equipment, free weights, jump ropes and ab mats, they all have something in common, they help keep you fit.

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  18. A community calls for change in the wake of two fatal shootingsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 19, 2015 | WMBF

    ... all of a sudden one of my younger cousins opened the door and they saw all the police," Williamson said. The Florence County Coroner said the Smith was shot on West Dixie Street at around 8:30 p.m. Saturday. Florence police still haven't found the ...

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  19. 2 suspects charged in connection with Lake City murderRead the original story w/Photo

    May 18, 2015 | WMBF

    Two suspects have been arrested and charged in connection with the shooting death of a man outside the Carolina Girls Club in Lake City on Saturday morning. According to Florence County coroner, Keith von Lutcken, the victim was identified as 20-year-old Luther "LuLu" Fludd of Scranton, SC.

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  20. Police investigate weekend shooting death in FlorenceRead the original story

    May 18, 2015 | WMBF

    The Florence County coroner tells local media outlets that 25-year-old Terrell Quantrev Smith was shot about 8:30 on Saturday on a street in Florence.

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