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Man wanted in SC on murder charges also wanted in GA
Thu, 12 Mar 2015 12:47:40 -0700

A man with outstanding warrants in Columbus is also wanted on charges of murder and attempted murder in South Carolina.

Man wanted in SC on murder charges also wanted in Columbus
Thu, 12 Mar 2015 12:17:06 -0700

A man with outstanding warrants in Columbus is also wanted on charges of murder and attempted murder in South Carolina.

Deputies: Teen charged in deadly crash facing new charges
Sat, 14 Mar 2015 19:04:07 -0700

A 17-year-old is facing charges after a crash left an 18-year-old dead, according to South Carolina Highway Patrol. 

Family of Tucker Hipps files lawsuit against 3 men, fraternity, university
Tue, 31 Mar 2015 06:02:13 -0700

The family of Clemson student Tucker Hipps has filed two lawsuits in his death, according to documents obtained by FOX Carolina.

SCHP: Wreck kills 1 in Oconee County
Sat, 14 Mar 2015 19:04:06 -0700

A vehicle wreck has killed one person in Oconee County, according to South Carolina Highway Patrol.

Officials: Body found, believed to be missing Lake Hartwell kayaker
Sun, 08 Mar 2015 16:00:25 -0700

Oconee County Emergency officials said they believe they found the body of a missing kayaker Sunday.

Oconee Co. shooting claims one man's life, may have injured others
Sun, 08 Mar 2015 16:00:15 -0700

Deputies with the Oconee County Sheriff's Office are investigating an early Sunday morning shooting at a bar that claimed one man's life and may have sent others to the hospital.

Body found Sunday on Lake Hartwell believed to be missing kayaker
Mon, 09 Mar 2015 07:40:25 -0700

A body found by a fisherman on Lake Hartwell Sunday afternoon is believed to be that of a South Carolina man who disappeared on Feb. 11 while kayaking on the lake, authorities said Monday. Brady Hamby, 64, of West Union, put in at the lake on the South Carolina side, but his kayak and life vest were found the next day on the Georgia side near the Interstate 85 bridge in Hart County. read more

Coroner: 87-year old woman killed in traffic accident
Sun, 08 Mar 2015 12:10:24 -0700

The Oconee County coroner said a traffic accident killed an 87-year-old woman Friday afternoon.

Parents of dead student sue Clemson University, fraternity
Mon, 30 Mar 2015 23:45:18 -0700

By Harriet McLeod CHARLESTON, S.C. (Reuters) - The parents of a 19-year-old Clemson University student who died last year after falling from a highway bridge during a pre-dawn fraternity run sued the university, the Sigma Phi Epsilon fraternity and three of its members for $50 million on Monday. Tucker Hipps' body was found by police last September beneath a highway bridge over a lake near the ...