Pickens County Newswire (Page 3)

Pickens County Newswire (Page 3)

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

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  1. SC gov hopeful proud of the Confederacy, backs flag removal newRead the original story

    Mar 8, 2017 | ABC News 4 Charleston

    A Republican running for South Carolina governor says she's "not backtracking" in her support for lawmakers' efforts to remove the Confederate battle flag from the Statehouse grounds but says she's proud of the Confederacy. "Not on my watch," Templetson said at a meeting in Pickens County following a question about the removal of Confederate monuments and "anti-southernism."

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  2. S.C. governor candidate Catherine Templeton: Transgender people...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 3 | Post and Courier

    Her pride in the Confederacy is not all that Catherine Templeton discussed during her first town hall meeting as a gubernatorial candidate. A woman at the Republican town hall in Pickens County asked Templeton if she would back a law banning transgender people from using the bathroom of their choice like one passed and rolled back in North Carolina.

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  3. Confederates Rebuke Catherine TempletonRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 2 | FITSNews

    ... across the Palmetto State," said James Bessenger , chairman of the S.C. Secessionist Party . Templeton told a Pickens County GOP party gathering this week she was "proud of the Confederacy" but was not "backtracking" from her support of efforts to ...

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  4. South Carolina gubernatorial candidate: 'I'm proud of the Confederacy'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 2 | Washington Examiner

    ... proud to be from South Carolina, I'm proud of the Confederacy," Catherine Templeton said to a town hall in Pickens County, a conservative area of South Carolina near North Carolina and Georgia. "But I'm not going to second guess what the people in ...

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  5. Catherine Templeton: Transgender people should use bathroom of their birth genderRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 2 | Post and Courier

    Her pride in the Confederacy is not all that Catherine Templeton discussed during her first town hall meeting as a gubernatorial candidate. A woman at the Republican town hall in Pickens County asked Templeton if she would back a law banning transgender people from using the bathroom of their choice like one passed and rolled back in North Carolina.

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  6. Candidate: I'm proud of Confederacy, but for flag removalRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 2 | Fredericksburg.com

    ... on the shoulders of giants, and I don't apologize for that." At a town hall meeting, sponsored by the Pickens County Republican Party, Templeton fielded several questions from the audience about the flag removal and the ongoing debate surrounding ...

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  7. Palmetto Trail, Jocassee Gorges Waterway get $100,000 Duke Energy grant -Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 27 | Newberry Observer

    ... of the Palmetto Trail along Eastatoe Creek near Duke Energy's Lake Keowee. The four-mile hiking trail in Pickens County will connect Keowee-Toxaway State Park with the Dug Mountain Fishing Access off Roy F. Jones Highway. The lower Eastatoe ...

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  8. Greenville police release initial incident report from Main+Stone shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 26 | WMBF

    ... 28, as she was getting out of her car. Edens then fled with her two children inside a black Jeep Patriot to Pickens County. Deputies in Pickens County said they later found that vehicle parked at the Greenville Pickens Speedway with the bodies of ...

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  9. New details in murder-suicideRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 26 | Easley Progress

    Upon completing their investigation, the Pickens County Sheriffs Office determined that Jessica Edens used a stolen gun in the shooting deaths of Meredith Rahme and Edens' children - 5-year-old Harper Edens and 9-year-old Hayden King - before taking her own life. According to a release, Edens went into her parents' home the day before the shootings and stole a .40-caliber handgun while the parents were out of town.

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  10. Goodbye SpittoonoRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 26 | Easley Progress

    After 37 years, an iconic area music festival is coming to a close as The Redneck Performing Arts Association is pulling the plug on "Spittoono." PICKENS COUNTY - After 37 years, an iconic area music festival is coming to a close as The Redneck Performing Arts Association is pulling the plug on "Spittoono."

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  11. Police: S. Carolina mom killed woman, 2 kids, then herselfRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 26 | Bluffton Today

    A woman used a gun she stole from her parents to fatally shoot her two children, a woman at her estranged husband's apartment complex and herself, authorities said. Jessica Edens called her estranged husband once just before she shot their 5-year-old daughter and her 9-year-old son in the back of her Jeep and again just before she shot herself in the head in the locked, running vehicle on July 13, Pickens County Chief Deputy Creed Hashe said.

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  12. Cops: Mom who killed kids, self revealed motive in textsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 25 | CBS News

    Jessica Edens called her estranged husband once just before she shot their 5-year-old daughter and her 9-year-old son in the back of her Jeep and again just before she shot herself in the head, inside the locked, running vehicle on July 13, Pickens County Chief Deputy Creed Hashe said. A custody dispute in Family Court a few days earlier upset Edens badly, Hashe said, citing text messages and other communications deputies found after the killings.

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  13. S. Carolina Mom, 36, Shoots Sweet Son, 9, & Daughter, 5, As Revenge On Estranged HusbandRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 25 | HollywoodLife

    ... alleged new girlfriend in an elaborate revenge plot to make the rest of his life filled with unbearable pain. Pickens County Chief Deputy Creed Hashe told the media on July 24 about the unthinkable acts made by Jessica Edens , 36,. He said she went ...

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  14. Jessica Edens killed her kids, another woman and selfRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 25 | Daily Mail

    ... believed to be her estranged husband's new girlfriend and then herself as part of an elaborate revenge plot. Pickens County Chief Deputy Creed Hashe said 36-year-old Jessica Edens called her estranged husband twice on July 13 - once around the time ...

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  15. Police: South Carolina mom killed woman, 2 kids, then herselfRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 25 | The Island Packet

    A woman used a gun she stole from her parents to fatally shoot her two children, a woman at her estranged husband's apartment complex and herself, authorities said. Jessica Edens called her estranged husband once just before she shot their 5-year-old daughter and her 9-year-old son in the back of her Jeep and again just before she shot herself in the head in the locked, running vehicle on July 13, Pickens County Chief Deputy Creed Hashe said.

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  16. Mom who killed kids wanted 'everlasting consequences' for husbandRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 25 | New York Daily News

    Moments after a South Carolina mother fatally shot her own children, she phoned her estranged husband and then turned the gun on herself, police said. Jessica Edens was found dead alongside her 5-year-old daughter, Harper Edens and her 9-year-old son, Hayden King, inside a locked, running Jeep at the Greenville Pickens Speedway on July 13, according to a Pickens county Sheriff's Office press release .

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  17. Police: Custody dispute led South Carolina mom to kill woman, 2 kids, then herselfRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 25 | Post and Courier

    A woman used a gun she stole from her parents to fatally shoot her two children, a woman at her estranged husband's apartment complex and herself, authorities said. Jessica Edens called her estranged husband once just before she shot their 5-year-old daughter and her 9-year-old son in the back of her Jeep and again just before she shot herself in the head in the locked, running vehicle on July 13, Pickens County Chief Deputy Creed Hashe said.

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  18. Deputies: Upstate woman who killed children wanted to create 'everlasting consequences' for husbandRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 25 | WTOC-TV Savannah

    ... Greenville-Pickens Speedway on July 13. The coroner said all three suffered gunshot wounds. On Monday, the Pickens County Sheriff's Office said they were closing their investigation, officially ruling the woman and children's deaths a ...

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  19. 911 calls reveal tensions leading up to murder-suicide beginning at Main + StoneRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 24 | WMBF

    ... was getting out of her car. Edens then fled with her two children inside a black Jeep Patriot. Deputies in Pickens County said they later found that vehicle parked at the Greenville Pickens Speedway with the bodies of Edens and the children, Harper ...

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  20. New test helps track source of bacteria in water bodies -Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 24 | Newberry Observer

    ... a river, pond, lake or any other surface water body is unhealthy for recreation," she said. Scottie Ferguson, Pickens County stormwater manager, said the new test will help the county manage limited resources and establish priorities. "We are 10 ...

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