South Carolina justices order company to pay state $136 million over deceptive marketing

...ago, the Louisiana Supreme Court overturned a $330 million verdict against Janssen.Janssen agreed to pay $5.9 million to settle a lawsuit with Montana. Two similar cases in Pennsylvania and West Virginia were eventually dismissed.

Patricia Wylds

...Chesnee, SC and Mary Bethany Stottlemyre (Tom) of Excelsior Springs, MO; sons: George Landy Wylds III (Jena) of Kalispell, MT and Paul Wylds (Mandy) of Blythe, GA; and her brother: Walter Saffell of Manteo, NC; and 19 grandchildren. A funeral service...

Roney McCord Jr.

...Funeral service Mr. Roney McCord, Jr., 82, of Dearing, will be held on Saturday, February 28, at 11:00 a.m. at Mt. Pleasant Missionary Baptist Church, Thomson with Pastor, Rev. Rodney Lockett, officiant. Interment: Savannah Valley Memorial...

Margaret Collins

...on Saturday, February 21, 2015 at her residence. Funeral service will be held on Friday, February 27, 2015 at 12 noon at Mt. Zion Baptist Church with Rev. Thomas Walker officiating. Burial will be at Walker Memorial Park. Survivors are her husband...

James McDade Sr.

...chapel of Chance & Hydrick Funeral Directors with Pastor Mark Taylor and Pastor Jim Tirko officiating. Interment will follow in Mt. Lebanon Baptist Church Cemetery. Mr. McDade was a native of Richmond County and was self-employed as a plumber. He was...

Eva Hightower

...Lampkin Grove Baptist Church, Appling, Pastor, Rev. Charlie Wright Jr., with Rev. Kenneth Allen, Officiant. Interment: Mt. Olive Memorial Gardens, Augusta. Meet & Greet: Tuesday, February 24, 2015 from 5-7 p.m. at funeral home. Thomson...

Florida demands extradition of Augusta woman

...private attorney John "Jack" Long 30 days to file the habeas petition.Lecroy and Long will focus on appellate decisions from Montana and Tennessee in which courts ruled delays of two and 12 years in prosecuting probation violation warrants is a violation of...

Tanks from derailed oil cars are still burning in West Virginia

...from 9,500 carloads in 2008 to more than 435,000 in 2013, driven by a boom in the Bakken oil patch of North Dakota and Montana, where pipeline limitations force 70 percent of the crude to move by rail, according to American Fuel and Petrochemical Manufacturers...

Duke Energy faces federal criminal charges for coal ash pollution, expects to pay $102 million

...largest electricity company engaged in unlawful dumping at coal-fired power plants in Eden, Moncure, Asheville, Goldsboro and Mt. Holly.Duke said Friday in statements and court filings that it has negotiated a plea agreement under which it will admit guilt...

Briefing on Allendale County trail derailment to be held Tuesday

The Allendale County Sheriff's Office will hold a briefing at Mt. Hope Baptist Church in Martin, S.C., Tuesday regarding the derailment of a CSX train last month. The meeting begins at...