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...to the Department of Social Services for placement, pending the outcome of the case.The four adults are in the Spartanburg County jail, each charged with 10 counts of the neglect of a child or helpless person, the Herald-Journal of Spartanburg...

SC senator urges rebel flag support

...the flag should fly over the Statehouse grounds. The Greenville News reports state Sen. Lee Bright, who is a Spartanburg County Republican, has taken to social media to urge flag supporters to stand with him. Bright also is using the flag...

SC crash kills North Augusta man, 5 others

The coroner has identified a North Augusta man among the six who died in a fiery Sunday wreck in Spartanburg County.Authorities say the I-26 wreck on March 29 involved at least two crashes and included an 18-wheeler, an SUV, two cars and...

SC teacher accused of having sex with student

SPARTANBURG, S.C. - A teacher assistant in Spartanburg County has been accused of having sex with a student...been charged with sexual battery with a student. Spartanburg County District 3 spokeswoman Sherri Horton told local...

SC names its top teacher

...Daniel Oddo of Dreher High School in Columbia, Jeannie Durham at Rawlinson Road Middle School in Rock Hill, Albert Robertson at Meadow Glen Elementary School in Lexington and Hunter Jolly of Boiling Springs High School in Spartanburg County.

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...police over woman's deathSPARTANBURG, S.C. - The father of a woman shot and killed by a police officer in Spartanburg County last year has filed a wrongful death lawsuit.The suit has been filed against the city of Duncan, the police department...

Dock crash kills SC man

...Spartanburg man has died after the personal watercraft he was operating crashed into a dock on Lake Bowen.The Spartanburg County coroner's office said 43-year-old James Prescott Hartell died at the scene around 5 p.m. Sunday.The Department...

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

...the state Supreme Court more than halved the original penalties levied against Janssen Pharmaceutica Inc. by a Spartanburg County jury.In 2011, a trial court ordered the drugmaker to pay $327 million, saying Janssen broke the law by downplaying...

Mom, boyfriend charged in child's death

...27-year-old boyfriend, Richard Bowman, are charged with homicide by child abuse. Officials say they have a Spartanburg County address, but Newton believes the child was abused in Newberry. The two were being held at the Newberry County...

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...won't appear in court before Monday.Man, woman face sex abuse chargesSPARTANBURG, S.C. - Authorities in Spartanburg County say a man and woman are charged with multiple offenses after being accused of sexually abusing young children...