Chester County Newswire

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  1. Troopers: 1 dead in I-77 crash in Chester Co.Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 22 | WSOCTV

    State troopers in Chester County were investigating a deadly crash on Interstate 77 Friday afternoon.

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  2. Chester woman shot in foot after gunfire erupts on Saluda StreetRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 18 | The Island Packet

    ... was one of five adults and four juveniles who were at the home on Holmes Road around 5 a.m., according to the Chester County Sheriff’s Office. When she got out of bed, the woman saw her home had been “shot multiple times,” according ...

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  3. York County's jobless rate jumps in JulyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 18 | Rock Hill Herald

    ... and South Carolina as a whole also rose in July, the Department of Employment and Workforce reported. Chester County's rate rose nearly a percentage point, to 8.3 percent from 7.4 percent in June. Lancaster County's rate rose to 7.1 percent from 6.6 ...

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  4. New Indian Land elementary school opens to alleviate overcrowdingRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 12 | WBTV

    ... ly," said Puckett. Other school district that started back up, Monday, in our South Carolina viewing area was Chester County schools and Fort Mill schools.

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  5. Multiple gunshots fired at Chester homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 18 | The Island Packet

    A woman woke up to the sound of gunfire at her Chester home early Sunday morning, according to the Chester County Sheriff's Office.

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  6. Lancaster edges Rock Hill in Chester County High School Football JamboreeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 15 | Rock Hill Herald

    Lewisville coach Will Mitchell has a lengthy list of things for his young team to work on after Friday night's Chester County Jamboree.

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  7. Five arrested in Chester County marijuana casesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 15 | Rock Hill Herald

    Paul Sanders III and Paul Rashaad Sanders IV of 2716 Ballindam Road in Chester were arrested on drug and narcotics violations after members of the Chester County's narcotics unit and State Law Enforcement Division observed what appeared to be a backyard marijuana growing operation.

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  8. Great Falls Red Devils football eager to avoid the injury bugRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 14 | Rock Hill Herald

    ... cleared to play Friday night when the Red Devils take on Alleghany (N.C.) in the opening scrimmage of the Chester County Jamboree. It's a situation that sums up Great Falls football: quality, not quantity. Langley made Class A All-State last fall ...

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  9. Catawba man charged with sending naked pictures to girl, 11, in Chester Co.Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 13 | The Charlotte Observer

    A man has been charged with two counts of disseminating obscene material to a minor under the age of 12 in Chester County.

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  10. Catawba man charged with sending naked pictures to girl, 11, in Chester Co.Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 12 | Rock Hill Herald

    A man has been charged with two counts of disseminating obscene material to a minor under the age of 12 in Chester County.

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  11. 1-cent sales tax referendum on Chester ballotRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 12 | Rock Hill Herald

    ... each for a "spec" building to attract new businesses and a sewer connection to the new Giti Tire plant. Chester County currently has a 1-cent sales tax that funded expansions at the county detention center. The 1-cent sales tax expires in July. ...

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  12. Sheriff busts cockfighting, marijuana ring in Chester Co.Read the original story

    Tuesday Aug 12 | WCNC-TV Charlotte

    Thanks to a tip, authorities in Chester County busted a marijuana growing operation that led them to the discovery of an elaborate cockfighting ring.

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  13. Sheriff's office discovers cockfighting ring, marijuana at Chester homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 11 | The Island Packet

    Chester County deputies were executing a search warrant for the marijuana grow when they found the cockfighting ring, said spokesman Robert Sprouse.

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  14. Young Lewisville Lions hunting a strong finishRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 10 | Rock Hill Herald

    ... the Lions will scrimmage Andrew Jackson at home before concluding preseason activities by taking part in the Chester County Jamboree on Aug. 15. The opponent in the Jamboree will be the Garinger (Charlotte) Wildcats. The Herald is pleased to provide ...

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  15. Chester Police Chief on alleged involvement in sex case: 'I had nothing to do with this'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 5 | Rock Hill Herald

    - While a Chester County deputy has sued Sheriff Alex Underwood, alleging sexual assault and intentional infliction of emotional distress, the woman has not filed criminal charges, according to court records. Mary Anne Tolbert, who is on medical ...

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  16. Sexual assault allegations are often made in civil, not criminal, courtsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 5 | Rock Hill Herald

    While a Chester County deputy has sued Sheriff Alex Underwood, alleging sexual assault and intentional infliction of emotional distress, the woman has not filed criminal charges, according to court records.

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  17. Chester County sheriff faces harassment suitRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 5 | Fort Mill Times

    - Chester County Sheriff Alex Underwood has been sued by a deputy who said he coerced her into having sex with him and then passed her over for a promotion. The lawsuit, filed last week, is the latest in a series of disputes the sheriff has faced ...

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  18. Suspect arrested in Chester shooting near railroad tracksRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 4 | The Island Packet

    ... Charlotte. There were three crime scenes connected with the case, so Chester Police requested help from the Chester County Sheriff's Office, State Law Enforcement Division and York County Sheriff's Office K-9 team to help with the investigation. The ...

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  19. Man found shot three times in Chester CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 31, 2014 | WBTV

    ... as they were out for their evening walk in southern California. State investigators have been called to Chester County after a man was found shot three times near a convenience store. According to investigators, they were initially called to one ...

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  20. PTC Center for Advanced Manufacturing Hosts Statewide TrainingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 31 | GwdToday.com

    ... Mechatronics Department, the training session brought educators from schools and career centers such as Chester County Career Center, Clinton High School, Clover High School, Daniel Morgan Technology Center, Marlboro County High School, Newberry ...

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