Lake Murray fishing tournament called off

...director Phil Morris said."The potential for flash flooding along the highways is too much of a safety concern," Morris said.The next tournament will be held on Thurmond Lake on Nov. 9 out of the Dorn facility in McCormick County.

McCormick County man sentenced to 3 years collectively in separate animal abuse cases

A McCormick County man was sentenced to three years in...of the severity of the abuse.The McCormick County Sheriff's Office and McCormick Police...search warrant at Neal's property.McCormick County Sheriff Chief Deputy C.E. Gable...

North Augusta woman dies in motorcycle crash in McCormick County

...died Sunday afternoon in a motorcycle accident in McCormick County.Deanna Kimball Strawhorn-Yount, 43, was thrown...at the scene around 3:20 p.m., according to McCormick County Coroner Faye Puckett.Highway Patrol stated she...

SC parks proposal targets Augusta

...state budget for a new bird hatchery pilot program in McCormick County.If the money survives the budget process, the...by state officials to attract visitors the park in McCormick County year-round. The pilot was described as a joint...

McCormick County Sheriff's Office continues investigation into attack on cyclist in woods

The McCormick County Sheriff's Office continues to investigate the reported attack on...helicopter, Gable said, the deputies knew it was not a possibility. The McCormick County Sheriff's Office does not have a K-9 tracking team of its own...

South Carolina man attacked by three men in McCormick County

...South Carolina man told police three men tried to sexually assault him and then shot at him while he was bicycling in McCormick County late Saturday.Sheriff's deputies met with the victim, who was not identified in an incident report, on U...

William Gilliland

...in Special Forces and was a founding member and former Fire Chief of Modoc Fire Dept. He was a deputy sheriff for McCormick County for 3 years. He was a member of Modoc Baptist Church. Survivors include his wife, and several nieces and nephews...

No injuries after log truck, train collide

...truck collided Friday morning in McCormick County, causing 13 train cars to derail.According to the McCormick County Sheriff's Office, the accident...the log truck, according to McCormick County dispatch, while no hazardous...

Willie Perrin Sr.

...the Silver Crescent of the state of South Carolina; a board member of the Upper Savannah Council of Government; McCormick County Chamber of Commerce, Council on Aging, McCormick Housing Authority, and the Rotary Club. He is survived by his...

McCormick County inmate escapes

...54-year-old inmate escaped from the McCormick County Jail this morning while on a...Lt. Jackie Crawford of the McCormick County Sheriff's Office. Lt. Crawford...Mr. Carter, who has been at McCormick County Jail for the past six months...