SC gay couples ask for marriage licenses

...C. - Six same-sex couples are going to ask the Greenville County Probate Court for marriage licenses. The couples...will be turned down. This is the third event in Greenville County, and similar events have been held in other Southern...

Rev. Jesse Jackson again asks Greenville County Council to honor MLK day

GREENVILLE, S.C. -- Rev. Jesse Jackson and a crowd of 500 people showed up at a Greenville County Council meeting Tuesday night as community support for a holiday honoring Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. appears to be growing...

Retired jail director defends Greenville County guards

GREENVILLE, S.C. -- The guards at Greenville County's jail are being made scapegoats in an inmate's death, said their former boss, who also defended hogtying prisoners. County...

1 killed in SC motel fire

GREENVILLE, S.C. - Greenville County officials say one person has died after an explosion and fire at a motel. The coroner's office was called to the Quality Inn...

South Carolina man charged in fatal motel beating

...and charged with killing a West Virginia woman in a Greenville County motel room.Police say 57-year-old Richard Neil...after she was beaten.Davis is being held in the Greenville County jail. It was not clear if he has an attorney.

Across South Carolina

Deputies say woman kept locked in homeTAYLORS, S.C. - Greenville County deputies say a 23-year-old man locked his girlfriend and her 3-year-old child in their Taylors home for two days, choking...

Appeals court: Judge has no place in school grades

...student's lawsuit challenging district officials' recalculation of his grade.When a student transferred to a Greenville County school from out of state, district officials in 2012 calculated his grade-point average and ranked him first in...

SC trooper's wife convicted of burning house

...sentenced Thursday to five years of house arrest and five years of probation.The fire occurred July 17, 2012.Greenville County Sheriff's deputies say Rose is the wife of Highway Patrol trooper Homer Rose III. He was not at home at the time...

McKinney ends lieutenant governor's campaign

...retired Army chaplain, endorsed McMaster at a news conference in Greenville. Moore's strongest showing was in Greenville County, where he took more than 12 percent of the vote."Ray is a welcome addition to the team because he shares my passion...

With 1 year in Senate, Scott in 1st statewide race

...Young was charged with trespassing after refusing to leave a home from which he was being evicted. According to Greenville County sheriff's deputies, Young was arrested April 21 at the home he had shared with a woman for about five years but...