James Proudfit

...Stewart Proudfit and Elva Anna Proudfit. He was preceded in death by his brothers, Andrew and John Proudfit and sister, Florence Proudfit. He is survived by his wife, Ethel Josephine Proudfit; sons and daughters-in-law, Larry Joe and Eva-Maria...

Braxton Harrison Sr.

...his wife, Nellie Jones Harrison; his parents, John S. and Flovilla T. Harrison; his sisters and brothers-in-law, Florence H. and J.H. Boatright, Esther H. and M.F. Price; and his son-in-law, Joseph B. Croft. He is survived by his...

Florence McClendon

SWAINSBORO, Ga. - Florence Harley McClendon, 70, of 924 Crump Street, widow of Wayne...she was the daughter of the late John Klugh Harley and Florence Tolbert Harley. Florence was a homemaker and was of the Baptist faith. She was preceded...

SC Bible college founder pleads guilty

FLORENCE, S.C. - The founder of a Bible college in South Carolina faces more...Cathedral Bible College in Marion, pleaded Wednesday in federal court in Florence.Miller pleaded guilty to four felony charges and two misdemeanors involving...

Across the region

...a multimillion-dollar paving contract.Thad Viers pleaded not guilty Thursday during his arraignment in federal court in Florence. Prosecutors said Viers, who is a lawyer, laundered money and lied to IRS agents in an attempt to hide money from the insurance...

Florence Willard

DEARING, Ga. - Mrs. Florence Louise Willard, 88, entered into rest August 3, 2014. Arrangements are incomplete. Beggs Funeral Home, Thomson, GA

SC parents charged in toddler hot car death

FLORENCE, S.C. - The parents of a Florence toddler who died earlier this year after being left in a hot car have been arrested and charged with neglect.Florence County sheriff's deputies say 57-year-old Joe Kennedy...


GEORGIABLANCHARD FAMILY: Descendants and allied members of Florence Ethel Blanchard Jones Benton and Revolutionary War soldier Reuben Blanchard and Confederate soldier Ayers Cartledge Blanchard...

2 arrested in Aiken County drug bust

...deputies and Aiken Department of Public Safety officers executed a search warrant Wednesday at an Aiken home in the 400 block of Florence Street. Officers seized powder cocaine, crack cocaine, several weapons and money.Officers arrested Prince Jemele Thomas...

Augusta metro jobless rate rises to 8 percent

...region had the highest at 11.4 percent. Metro areas in South Carolina were lead by Greenville at 5.5 percent and trailed by Florence at 7.4 percent.Georgia's seasonally adjusted unemployment rate for July was 7.8 percent, up from 7.4 percent in...