Norman Abernathy, a former youth minister at the Langston Baptist Church in Conway, South Carolina, is accused of sexually assaulting two teenage girls. The pastor reported the claims to Horry County Police.
A federal jury on Thursday ruled against a North Carolina prison inmate who contends he was stabbed and permanently disabled at Lanesboro Correctional Institution because the prison’s chief had enabled a “culture of violence.”
Child care providers are required by S.C. law to have a valid license or registration, or be legally exempt, according to the Department of Social Services. There have been three zoning violations for in-home day cares in Rock Hill so far this year, including a home that police say was operating an illegal day care.
Well-known movies including Forrest Gump, The Notebook, The Strangers, Dear John, Cold Mountain and more have film locations in Charleston, Beaufort, Rock Hill, Myrtle Beach, Florence, Edisto Island, and other areas in South Carolina.
The National Association of Farmers Market Nutrition Programs is stepping in to fill the gap created when Novo Dia Group announced it would end a longtime SNAP food stamp processing for farmers and farmer’s markets.
Two inmates in a SC jail, including a convicted sex offender, were mistakenly released from Berkeley County Detention Center, the sheriff’s office said. Both are back behind bars, but officers could be fired.
The former warden of one of North Carolina's most dangerous prisons is being sued by an inmate who says his life was endangered because the administrator didn't reduce threats posed by inmates and even guards in the gang-infested lockup.
The U.S. Coast Guard medevaced an 80-year-old woman from a cruise ship 150 miles from Wilmington, North Carolina. She was taken to the New Hanover Regional Medical Center in Wilmington for treatment. (Video has no sound.)