57 min ago
Report: Illegal Lobbying In SC
Federal "stimulus" money was used to illegally lobby local governments on behalf of new anti-smoking ordinances - efforts which were later covered up by the recipients of these taxpayer funds.
8 hrs ago
Florence Co. Pine Needles Rd. in need of maintenance
Overgrown weeds and grass has led members of a Florence community to call Pine Needles Road a "place of eyesores". Recently Pine Needles Road underwent major construction.
Wed May 22, 2013
Florence Civic Center plans disaster relief for OK tornado victims
A listing of necessity items will be available on the Florence Civic Center website at www.florenceciviccenter.com as updates and resources become available.
Tue May 21, 2013
GE Healthcare to create 50 jobs in Florence County
GE Healthcare is investing $17 million in a Florence plant that will turn helium gas into supercool liquid needed for medical imaging.
Fri May 17, 2013
Johnsonville turns 100 years old
The Johnsonville Heritage Festival is set for May 17 and 18 near Lynches River at Venters Landing, off Kingsburg Highway.
Mon May 13, 2013
Florence, Darlington hold service for officers
Sheriff's deputies from Florence and Darlington counties are holding a service to remember all law enforcement officers who died in the past year.
Wed May 08, 2013
Dead, malnourished animals found at Pamplico home
The incident report from the Florence County Sheriff's Office says deputies assisted Environmental Services when they served arrest warrants for 65-year-old Lynn Schaeffer and 39-year-old Wendy Sue Desabro at their home on Harden Road.
Triggerman in Florence double murder gets life
The 28-year-old man who prosecutors say pulled the trigger in the shooting deaths of two Florence men will spend the rest of his life in prison.
Tue May 07, 2013
Suspect burglarizes Timmonsville Town Hall
Police are searing for a male suspect caught on surveillance video breaking into the Timmonsville Town Hall and stealing several items.
Fri May 03, 2013
2 Florence men hit and killed by train
Florence County Sheriff's Office Captain Mike Nunn says between 5:30 and 5:45 p.m. a southbound AMTRAK train and a northbound CSX train were passing on the tracks a few hundred yards away from Howe Springs Road.
Mom charged for leaving infant in car at nightclub
A new mother is facing serious charges after police say she spent three hours in a nightclub while her child waited in the car.
2 SC men dead after being hit by Amtrak train
Authorities are investigating the deaths of two men who were struck and killed by an Amtrak train in Florence County.
Thu May 02, 2013
Bicyclist traveling on highway struck and killed
FLORENCE, SC A bicyclist was struck and killed by a vehicle on Wednesday night in Florence, according to Florence County Coroner Keith von Lutcken.
Woman shot several times at home
She was shot inside her home on Megan Road in the Effingham community, according to Captain Michael Nunn with the Florence County Sheriff's Office.
Tue Apr 30, 2013
Bad pipes causing flooding and problems for Florence residents
Residents in the Foxcroft Subdivision say Chippenham Lane often floods. Chippenham Lane is a state road, but county resources are being used to make minor repairs to the road.
Tom Rice Fires Florence Field Rep
U.S. Rep. Tom Rice has fired one of his top political staffers in Florence County, S.C., multiple sources have confirmed to FITS.
Sat Apr 27, 2013
Rock Hill Herald
Man, 27, killed in Lancaster County wreck
A 27-year-old Florence County man died early Saturday morning in a one-car accident in Lancaster County, according to the S.C. Highway Patrol.