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Pickens County sheriff defends acti...
Pickens County's sheriff invoked patriotism and support of the U.S. Constitution in a flap over his decision not to lower the sheriff's department flag in honor of former South African President Nelson Mandela.
Sat Dec 07, 2013
Fort Mill Times
Pickens County sheriff won't honor Mandela
Clark made the announcement Friday on his Facebook page, writing "Nelson Mandela did great things for his country and was a brave man but he was not an AMERICAN!!!" Clark confirmed his decision in several interviews Friday.
Fri Dec 06, 2013
Man dies in fire at Florence apartment, coroner confirms
FLORENCE, SC A 53-year-old man was killed in an apartment fire in Florence early Friday morning, the county coroner confirmed.
Wed Dec 04, 2013
Coroner: One dies in Florence Co. vehicle crash
FLORENCE, SC One person died in a single-vehicle collision around 4:15 Wednesday morning in Florence, according to Florence County Coroner Keith von Lutcken.
Tue Dec 03, 2013
Victim in fatal shooting in Florence identified
A man was found dead from an apparent gunshot wound outside a house on Aline Street in Florence, and authorities say they are actively looking for suspects.
Mon Dec 02, 2013
Check a charity's credibility before you give this season
This season isn't only about spending money on buying things, but also giving to those need, often to charities online.
Sun Dec 01, 2013
Caught on Cam: Emergency officials rescue deer
MYRTLE BEACH, SC Myrtle Beach police have identified a man wanted for questioning in connection with a vehicle stolen back in September.
Sat Nov 30, 2013
Fire destroys paving company building in Florence County
FLORENCE COUNTY, SC Fire crews from multiple agencies responded to a fire at Palmetto Paving on Williston Road Saturday morning officials on scene say the building is destroyed.
Fri Nov 29, 2013
Florence deputy dies after patrol car crash
Two Florence County deputies were injured while assisting another deputy who needed back up near Johnsonville on November 22. One of those deputies has died from his injuries.
Tue Nov 26, 2013
Effingham drug bust nets cocaine, weapons, press, baby laxative
EFFINGHAM, SC A 37-year-old man was charged with trafficking in cocaine after a drug bust netted powder cocaine, weapons, scales, and equipment to press the powder into bricks mixed with baby laxative, according to a Florence County Sheriff's Office news release.
State Report: Spending up, revenues down in Horry Co. in 2012 fiscal year
HORRY COUNTY, SC According to a 330-page report on local government finances around the state, Horry County took in less revenue and spent more in the 2012 fiscal year than the previous year.
The Union Daily Times
Anthony, Peeler honored for securing $1.25 million for library
Those involved with the Union County Carnegie Library showed thanks to Sen. Harvey Peeler and Rep. Mike Anthony - whose support resulted in $1.25 million in state funding for the library - with a special reception.
Mon Nov 25, 2013
Florence Co. moves ahead with emergency radio system updates
Florence County is moving forward with a $13 million upgrade that will help you get you help when you call 911.
Wood stove apparently causes fire at family home in Florence
FLORENCE, SC A wood stove apparently caused a fire at a single-family home in Florence Monday morning, officials with the Florence Fire Department confirmed.
Fri Nov 22, 2013
Closing of Lee Landing Rd. draws mixed reactions from community
FLORENCE, SC Gun shots and litter are just some of the reasons Florence County agreed to shut down the road leading to one boat access.
Bouncers arrested in Florence face additional charges
The Florence County Sheriff's Office says the five men arrested earlier this week for a November 10th assault at Treasure City Night Club now face additional charges.
Thu Nov 21, 2013
Florence County first responders applauded for their efforts
FLORENCE, SC A boy on the brink of death is saved, and emergency responders in Florence County are recognized for their efforts.
Baby deemed dead found alive in China funeral home
A baby was found to be alive by a funeral home two days after he was pronounced dead at a hospital in eastern China.
Wed Nov 20, 2013
Woman burned in Florence home fire
Sam Brockington, Florence County Fire and Rescue Coordinator, says when crews arrived around 1:30 p.m. they found a woman with burns on her arms.
Tue Nov 19, 2013
Florence water plant provides clean water for Pee Dee
Water's a topic of heated debate in Florence County, especially when it comes to clean water.