Alamo lives in Saluda County

...has long embraced lost causes such as the Civil War, Saluda County has a special fondness for one that happened a thousand...story about two dashing young idealistic men," said Saluda County Historical Society Executive Director Bela Herlong...

Man shot after argument in Saluda County

SALUDA, S.C. -- Saluda County deputies are investigating the county's first homicide in four...in the home, Booth said. Monday's slaying is the first in Saluda County since Booth was elected sheriff in 2000, he said. "We were...

Former Saluda County Sheriff Booth pleads guilty to misconduct, must pay fine to avoid jail

AIKEN - A former Saluda County sheriff pleaded guilty Monday to...Thurmond Jr.A new inmate was sent to Saluda County in 2006, though. The prisoner was...took any money from the coffers of Saluda County. He did, however, save himself...

Questions about convicted Saluda County sheriff remain unanswered as SLED report kept secret

...be kept secret.Jason Booth, once the top lawman in Saluda County, pleaded guilty to a misdemeanor ? not a felony...grand jury to remain secret.The prosecutor who covers Saluda County had an obvious conflict, so the case was turned over...

Oneal Hallman

...grandchildren: Wesley Kyzer, Jr., Kaila Kyzer and Aiden Kyzer, all of Spartanburg, SC. Mr. Hallman was born in Saluda County, SC and a longtime resident of Langley, SC. He was a United States Air Force Veteran. He retired from SCE&G and...

Indicted Saluda County sheriff resigns

...prepared to appoint a new sheriff for Saluda County after Sheriff Jason Booth was...services of an inmate on loan to Saluda County from the state Department of Corrections...Booth's private property in Saluda County," the statement said. It said...

Saluda County man dies in Aiken County wreck

An early morning traffic crash in Aiken County has claimed the life of a Saluda County resident, Aiken County Coroner Tim Carlton said.Marcus A Gilchrist, 23, was pronounced dead at the scene of a single-vehicle...

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Saluda County sheriff switches to GOP

COLUMBIA, S.C. -- Saluda County Sheriff Jason Booth switched to the Republican Party on Wednesday, saying the Democratic Party has become too liberal for him...

SC Supreme Court: Public bodies don't need agendas

...ciation of South Carolina filed a brief in support of Saluda County's successful challenge of the agenda requirement...ruling came from a lawsuit by someone upset that the Saluda County Counciladded discussion of its water system to the agenda...

Longtime sheriff pleads not guilty in bribery case

...four more sheriffs have faced state misdemeanor charges, three of them accused of misusing state inmate labor. Saluda County Sheriff Jason Booth and Abbeville County Sheriff Charles Goodwin pleaded guilty, but avoided jail time.Sheriff Sam...