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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

Clerical errors allowed Charleston church shooter to buy gun

...details on the arrest but the fax was never answered.A secretary said chief prosecutor Donnie Myers was in court in Saluda County on Monday. He didn't return a phone message.A judge late last week ordered the temporary halt of information in...

Lucendia Hurt

...SALUDA, S.C. - Lucendia Temples Hurt, 89, died Tuesday, August 4, 2015, at Saluda Nursing Center. Born in Saluda County and a daughter of the late Curtis and Sallie Cockrell Temples, she was the wife of the late Edison Hurt. Mrs. Hurt...

Ronald Meriweather

...Brightharp & Sons Mortuary Chapel with the Reverend Jimmy Gilchrist officiating. Mr. Meriweather, a native of Saluda County was a graduate of Simon Gratz High School, Philadelphia, PA. He was a retired SSGT, United States Marine Corp...