Orangeburg County Newswire (Page 3)

Orangeburg County Newswire (Page 3)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Orangeburg County, SC. (Page 3)

Results 41 - 60 of 693 in Orangeburg County, SC

  1. First Alert: Flood warning and wind advisory for ThursdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 5, 2017 | WMBF

    ... At 119 feet- the National Weather Service says extensive flooding can occur at Congaree National Park. In Orangeburg County, the north fork of the Edisto River was at 6.7 feet at 6 a.m. Thursday. Flood stage is 8 feet. Minor flooding is forecast. ...

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  2. Big hail, heavy rains pelt Deep South as storms move inRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 5, 2017 | The Oak Ridge Observer

    ... He says tornadoes are likely and there's a strong chance of baseball-size hail. A tornado warning for Orangeburg County remains in place as thunderstorms swept through lower SC. A round of severe storms will be possible during the early evening ...

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  3. Tornado, thunderstorm warnings change for coastal South CarolinaRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 5, 2017 | Post and Courier

    ... for Colleton County. A small craft advisory has been issued for Lake Moultrie. A tornado warning for Orangeburg County remains in place as thunderstorms swept through lower South Carolina. In the Midlands, severe thunderstorm warnings are in place ...

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  4. First Alert Weather: Lowcountry under tornado watch until 8 p.m.Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 5, 2017 | WMBF

    ... severe weather] as high as we do today," Meteorologist Joey Sovine said. "We need to be weather-aware." Orangeburg County is one of 16 South Carolina counties under a tornado watch until 8 p.m. The other counties in that watch are Aiken, Bamberg, ...

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  5. Woman, 26, accused of stealing $8,000 from her jobRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 4, 2017 | WIS-TV Columbia

    Video surveillance appears to be the key piece of evidence in a case of an Orangeburg County woman accused of bilking her employers out of $8,000 in cash, according to the Orangeburg County Sheriff's Office. The investigation began on March 29 after an office manager at Sunshine Recycling discovered the company's cash fund was short $8,000.

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  6. Orangeburg Co. Sheriff's Office postpones victims' vigil because of severe weather threatRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 3, 2017 | WMBF

    The annual Victim Services Vigil, originally set for 6 p.m. at the Orangeburg County Law Enforcement Complex, is being postponed because of the possibility of strong storms and severe weather moving across the state, Orangeburg County Sheriff's spokesman Richard Walker said.

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  7. Man charged with sexually assaulting teenager in OrangeburgRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 30, 2017 | WIS-TV Columbia

    The Orangeburg County Sheriff's Office says 36-year-old Eric Collins was charged on Thursday with first-degree criminal sexual conduct. Orangeburg County Sheriff's investigators say they met with the teen's parents in September 2016 after it was discovered a 19-year-old female had been sexually assaulted.

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  8. SCDOT announces a number of Midlands lane closuresRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 29, 2017 | WIS-TV Columbia

    ... County at mile marker 76-78 from 11 p.m. on Mar. 30 until 6 a.m. on Mar. 31. I-95 southbound one lane in Orangeburg County at mile marker 98-97 from 7 a.m. on Mar. 30 until work is complete. Another major closure happening this weekend will close ...

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  9. Mobile centers for Thousand Year Flood help open in Charleston and Orangeburg countiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 28, 2017 | WMBF

    The South Carolina Disaster Recovery Office has opened mobile intake centers in Charleston and Orangeburg counties for housing recovery applications related to the October flood. According to a news release, those living in Charleston County interested in submitting applications will be able to go to the Adams Run Children Academy, 5166 Hwy 174, and the Rutledge B. Leland III Municipal Services Building in McClellanville this Tuesday through Thursday from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Those living in Orangeburg County can submit applications at Branchville Town Hall until Thursday.

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  10. Sheriff: Suspect in burglary found hiding in nearby leavesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 27, 2017 | WIS-TV Columbia

    Orangeburg County Sheriff Leroy Ravenell said an eagle-eyed citizen's curiosity helped them nab a suspect during a burglary in progress at a closed restaurant on North Road. Ravenell said the citizen was passing by the old Ryan's Steakhouse around 1 a.m. Saturday and spotted someone walking around with a flashlight at the location.

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  11. Man arrested for ramming trooper's car in Orangeburg CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 25, 2017 | WMBF

    ORANGEBURG COUNTY, SC A Dorchester County man is in custody after admitting to intentionally ramming a South Carolina Highway Patrol trooper's marked vehicle Thursday night. According to Orangeburg County Sheriff Leroy Ravenell, Ismael Clark, 25 led authorities on a high-speed chase into Orangeburg County, where a trooper met the chase from the oncoming lane.

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  12. Edisto Island Serpentarium fighting back from Hurricane Matthew, snakes and gators galoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 25, 2017 | Post and Courier

    ... of dollars. The Clamp brothers have been fascinated with snakes since boyhood. They grew up in rural Orangeburg County, constantly going out in the woods to bring home reptiles, despite the protests and concerns of their parents. Their mother was a ...

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  13. Summerville man arrested after admitting to intentionally ramming...Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 24, 2017 | Post and Courier

    A man was arrested Thursday night after he allegedly rammed into a S.C. Highway Patrol trooper's vehicle in Orangeburg. Ismael Clark, a 25-year-old Summerville resident, admitted to intentionally crashing into the trooper's marked vehicle, according to the Orangeburg County Sheriff's Office.

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  14. Deputies: Man intentionally struck Trooper's vehicle during chaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 24, 2017 | WIS-TV Columbia

    Orangeburg County Sheriff Leroy Ravenell said a Dorchester County man is in custody after admitting to intentionally ramming a Highway Patrol trooper's marked vehicle Thursday night. Ismael Clark, 25, is charged by the Orangeburg County Sheriff's Office with one count of attempted murder after the collision.

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  15. Orangeburg man charged after juvenile allegedly sexually assaultedRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 24, 2017 | WMBF

    ... with first-degree criminal sexual conduct with a minor under 11 years of age. During a hearing on Friday, Orangeburg County Magistrate Sam daily deferred bond on the Edisto Drive man to a circuit court judge. Orangeburg County Sheriff's ...

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  16. Midlands man arrested, allegedly threatened to shoot girlfriend, deputiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 23, 2017 | WIS-TV Columbia

    In an Orangeburg County Sheriff's Department incident report, Brandon Stinson, 23, allegedly threatened his girlfriend at a resident on Gardensgate Road. Deputies found the woman crying and bleeding from her mouth after being allegedly assaulted by Stinson.

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  17. Adding 'insult to injury': Delay on equal pay bill riles local DemocratsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 23, 2017 | Summerville Journal Scene

    ... He said the committee had minimal time to properly review the bill and even explained the time crunch to Orangeburg County Rep. Gilda Cobb-Hunter, the bill's sponsor. "I told her at that time that this bill was not something we could rush through in ...

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  18. Troopers: passing pickup crashes into car, killing driverRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 23, 2017 | WIS-TV Columbia

    Troopers say the driver of a westbound pickup attempted to pass several vehicles and crashed into an eastbound Acura, killing the driver. The Orangeburg County Coroner identified the driver of the Acura as 46-year old Reginald Washington of Cross and said he was not wearing a seat belt.

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  19. Man in fatal Orangeburg County crash identifiedRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 23, 2017 | WMBF

    Troopers with South Carolina Highway Patrol says Washington's car was headed eastbound when it was struck by a pickup heading in the opposite direction.

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  20. SC Disaster Recovery Office opens mobile intake centers statewideRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 22, 2017 | WIS-TV Columbia

    A mobile intake center will be opening in Orangeburg County to help individual applications for housing recovery related to the October 2015 flood. The mobile offices will serve one county each day at three separate locations to reach citizens around the state more effectively.

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