SC toddler finds gun, kills self

...S.C. - Police in South Carolina say a toddler got ahold of a gun and fatally shot himself.A report released by York County Coroner Sabrina Gast said that 3-year-old Savion Barrow of Rock Hill died at a local hospital after suffering a...

Charleston gaining on Columbia as largest city in South Carolina

...still the third-largest city in the state, with about 107,000 residents. The town of Smyrna, in Cherokee and York counties, registered as the state's smallest municipality, with 45 residents. The increases are part of an overall uptick...

SC man accidentally shoots, kills brother

YORK, S.C. - Authorities say the shooting death of a York County man appears to have been an accident.The Herald of Rock Hill reports 20-year-old Edward Bradham of York died at a home Friday...


...school officials say Wofford basketball player Jeremiah Tate drowned near the North Carolina-South Carolina border.A York County, South Carolina, sheriff's report states Tate and another man jumped from a bridge to swim in Lake Wylie. The man...

SC woman rescued from fire

...suffered burns from the blaze and was airlifted to the Baptist Health Burn Center in Winston-Salem, North Carolina.York County fire investigator Charles Williamson says he determined the fire was caused by a discarded cigarette.

Across South Carolina

...likely will be euthanized.In other newsFREEZING WEEKEND temperatures damaged some South Carolina peaches, with one York County grower worrying he may have lost half his crop. The Herald of Rock Hill reported that temperatures dipped into the...

Across South Carolina

...counts of murder in the shooting deaths. Because there were two victims, Hartley could face a death penalty trial in York County, S.C.Prosecutors didn't say during the hearing how Hart ley might be linked with three men charged in federal...

SC teacher faces student sex charge

...has been arrested and charged with sexual battery of a student and contributing to the delinquency of a minor.The York County Sheriff's Office told local media outlets that 24-year-old Michael Landreth was arrested Monday afternoon.The...

Topless in public, SC woman jailed

YORK, S.C. - A York County woman has been sentenced to 90 days in jail after her second arrest for walking topless outside her home.The Herald of Rock Hill...

South Carolina Gov. Nikki Haley's statement on roadwork seen as overblown

...soon-to-be-former chief of staff, but they didn't discuss specific ideas. Simrill hails from fast-growing York County, home to arguably the state's best roadways, where a 1-cent local sales tax funds road construction.His ideas...