Body found at Lake Thurmond

...according to officials with the South Carolina Department of Natural Resources.John Fox, 71, went fishing Thursday in McCormick County but did not return. Fox's companion contacted authorities and a search began, DNR stated.A DNR search crew...

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.

Heavy rainfall caused partial roof collapse at Thurmond Lake Visitor Center; closed for repairs

...for several days to repair damage.More than five inches of rain fell at the center located near Thurmond Dam in McCormick County, said Billy Birdwell, spokesman for U.S. Corps of Engineers' Savannah District. The collapsed roof caused...

Faith Calendar

...Bureau of Investigation, host; for clergy and layperson leadership in Aiken, Allendale, Barnwell, Edgefield and McCormick counties; (803) 551-4200UPPER SOUTH CAROLINA CONFERENCE, INTERNATIONAL PENTECOSTAL HOLINESS: 2015 Centennial Camp Meeting...

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...

Faith Calendar

...Bureau of Investigation, host; for clergy and layperson leadership in Aiken, Allendale, Barnwell, Edgefield and McCormick counties; (803) 551-4200PROPHETIC VOICES PRAYER BREAKFAST: Pushing Back the Dark 8-9 a.m. Saturday, Aug. 29...

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...

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...

Project to track coyotes in three states

...who is responsible for Georgia and South Carolina, has almost completed his work in Georgia and will soon move to McCormick County, S.C.The study is the most comprehensive such effort ever conducted in the Southeast, said Will Gulsby, a...

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...