School bus crash kills child, 4

...child has died inside a South Carolina school bus from an accident, state school officials said.South Carolina Highway Patrol Lance Cpl. Judd Jones said traffic investigators determined the bus was traveling north on Beech Island Avenue near...

Rants & Raves

...extract money from the stormwater tax. Bye, bye next SPLOST. CHICK-FIL-A IS teaming up with South Carolina Highway Patrol to reward drivers wearing seat belts free chicken sandwiches and lemonade. DID ANYONE REALLY think that Obamacare...

North Augusta woman dies in motorcycle crash in McCormick County

...hitting a guardrail on Highway 28, according to S.C. Highway Patrol.Strawhorn-Yount was pronounced dead at the scene...according to McCormick County Coroner Faye Puckett.Highway Patrol stated she ran off the highway, struck a guardrail...

Chick-fil-A working with S.C. highway patrol to reward motorists

...has provided the South Carolina Highway Patrol with 55,000 coupons to thank...This is not the first time the highway patrol has teamed up with Chick-fil-A...Charleston, reached out to the highway patrol with coupons after he witnessed...

SC Senate passes bill on officer body cameras

...inundated with broad requests for video."I can envision some type of Hollywood film crew issuing FOIA requests to the Highway Patrol for every body camera recording in the last six months," he said. "That could cause a real problem."Sen. Greg...

Officials urge motorcyclists to take safety precautions during rise in crashes

...cases involving another vehicle usually come down to a driver just not seeing the motorcycle, said South Carolina Highway Patrol Lance Cpl. Judd Jones.Helmets are another measure police encourage, even in states such as South Carolina, which...

Deputy hospitalized after morning crash

...crash occurred. The deputy was able to alert other officers of the crash.Lott and the other driver, who has not been identified, are in stable condition at an area hospital.The South Carolina Highway Patrol is investigating the crash.

Ex Marine struck, killed at SC truck stop

...Boseman says Libert died at the scene of blunt-force injuries. Libert was pinned under the tractor-trailer.Highway Patrol Lance Cpl. Gary Miller says no charges have been filed against the driver, 37-year-old Tony Oglesby of Memphis...

One dead in Aiken County traffic collision

...Around 1:15 p.m., deputies responded to a two-vehicle accident on Augusta Road, according to South Carolina Highway Patrol Lance Cpl. Judd Jones.Betty Cain, of Bath, S.C., was transported to Georgia Regents Medical Center where...

Government is too fat

...clubs, or batons if you prefer, handcuffs, cars, computers, radios, cellphones and drones. There also are the highway patrol, Department of Transportation weight patrols, city police and other secret enforcement organizations on a need-to-know-basis...