Thursday Apr 17
2 women arrested for prostitution in Florence
FLORENCE, SC Two women are facing prostitution charges after police say they advertised their services to undercover cops Wednesday.
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Wed Apr 16, 2014
Florence agencies partner for dementia awareness
Officials from the Florence County Sheriff's Office, along with New Generations Adult Day Care Center, Inc., Elmcroft Senior Living Communities and Embrace Hospitals will sponsor the series, "Understanding Dementia" for family members, care givers, professionals and other interested persons who would benefit from the training.
Tue Apr 15, 2014
Timmonsville names new police chief
The town has been without a police chief since last May, when council was forced to dismantle the department due to financial problems.The Florence County Sheriff's Office has provided coverage for the town since the police department shut down.
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Man gets 30 years for shooting woman after party in Florence County
A man has been sentenced to 30 years in prison after admitting he shot a woman after arguing with her at a party in Florence County.
Mon Apr 14, 2014
Florence man charged with attempted murder for shooting at party
FLORENCE, SC A man has been arrested and charged with attempted murder after shooting a victim twice in the thigh at a house party in Florence on Sunday, officials stated.
Traffic Checkpoint in Florence nets nearly 20 violations
FLORENCE COUNTY, SC Nearly 20 violations were noted during a traffic safety checkpoint conducted Friday on Highway 9 in Nichols in Florence County, officials stated.
Thu Apr 10, 2014
Lake City man faces drug trafficking charges
Hasean Blue, 38, of Moore Street was arrested by Investigators with the Florence County Sheriff's Office on Tuesday, April 8. Blue was charged with distribution of cocaine base, trafficking in crack cocaine, possession with intent to distribute cocaine, and distribution of cocaine.
Scoppe: You too can be a general - in South Carolina
Mr. Breazeale is unfazed. And not about to make a long story short. "All I would say about that is he is not a legitimate reporter. … That guy was on the staff of my opponent who was running against me for Congress.
Wed Apr 09, 2014
Warmer temps end dormant season for snakes
Now that warmer weather trends are among us, be aware it's during the spring months that snakes are more active.
Tue Apr 08, 2014
Election results in for local elections on Grand Strand, in Pee Dee
With all precincts reporting, Bob Childs and David Pellegrino are the winners. The third seat is going to a runoff between Ralph Magliette and Sammy Truett.
Florence County firefighters expected to make full recovery
WMBF News spoke with two of those firefighters to get their perspectives on what happened during that wildfire along Ashby and McIver Roads.
FCSO officials announce traffic checkpoints
Police in Florence and Marion counties along with South Carolina Highway Patrol will conduct traffic safety checkpoints at various locations throughout the month of April.
SCDPS: Expect delays thru midday on I-95 North in Florence
The South Carolina Department of Public Safety warns drivers on I95 North in Florence County to expect delays Tuesday morning.
Attorney General Weighs In On Election
COLUMBIA, SC Disqualified candidates cannot be appointed by their respective parties for November's general election.
Fri Apr 04, 2014
Former FMU student awarded $1.6 million in fraternity hazing case
FLORENCE, SC A former Francis Marion University student and his legal counsel won a $1.6 million lawsuit Thursday stemming from a fraternity hazing incident in October 2011 in Florence.
Thu Apr 03, 2014
1 day after Florence County's 12-acre fire
Charred grass, several charred vehicles, and a shell of what used to be someone's home, are reminders of the wildfire that ripped through a Florence County community.
West Florence firefighters battle large brush fire
FLORENCE, SOUTH CAROLINA Charred grass, several charred vehicles and a shell of what used to be someone's home, are reminders of the wildfire that ripped through a Florence County community.
Wed Apr 02, 2014
Florence County firefighters hurt in brush fire
A firefighter from the Windy Hill Fire Department was seriously hurt in a brush fire in Quinby near QVC on McIver Road in Florence County, according to Florence County Fire Services Coordinator Sam Brockington.
Tue Apr 01, 2014
Florence County wants community to know more about plan to merge fire districts
Florence County Council is holding a series of meetings to discuss its proposed ordinance to consolidate six fire districts in the county.
Sat Mar 29, 2014
Florence county fire services community meetings announced
The Florence County Council, on behalf of Chairman James T. Schofield, is holding a series of community meetings for the seven fire districts in the county.