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  • Remembering the fallen: 1 year anniversary of Baton Rouge ambush shooting

    Remembering the fallen: 1 year anniversary of Baton Rouge ambush shooting

    Monday, July 17 2017 7:26 PM EDT2017-07-17 23:26:33 GMT

    Two Baton Rouge police officers and an East Baton Rouge Parish sheriff's deputy were killed in an ambush shooting on July 17 and three additional law enforcement officers were wounded.

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    Two Baton Rouge police officers and an East Baton Rouge Parish sheriff's deputy were killed in an ambush shooting on July 17 and three additional law enforcement officers were wounded.

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  • Original Voice of GSU Eagles, Nate Hirsch, passed away Sunday morning

    Original Voice of GSU Eagles, Nate Hirsch, passed away Sunday morning

    Sunday, August 28 2016 1:54 PM EDT2016-08-28 17:54:24 GMT
    (Source: Facebook)(Source: Facebook)

    According to reports, Nate Hirsch passed away Sunday in his Statesboro home. Hirsch was a husband, father, grandfather, community leader, and three-time Hall of Fame announcer, best known locally as the original voice of the Georgia Southern Eagles. He will be missed by many. Georgia Southern Athletics WTOC Dal Cannady Copyright 2016 WTOC. All rights reserved.

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    According to reports, Nate Hirsch passed away Sunday in his Statesboro home. Hirsch was a husband, father, grandfather, community leader, and three-time Hall of Fame announcer, best known locally as the original voice of the Georgia Southern Eagles. He will be missed by many. Georgia Southern Athletics WTOC Dal Cannady Copyright 2016 WTOC. All rights reserved.

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  • Man facing charges in overnight homicide in Columbia County

    Man facing charges in overnight homicide in Columbia County

    Monday, September 12 2016 5:54 PM EDT2016-09-12 21:54:27 GMT
    Lenell White (Source: Columbia Co. Sheriff's Office)Lenell White (Source: Columbia Co. Sheriff's Office)

    The Columbia County Sheriff’s Office has one man in custody following an overnight homicide. Investigators say 24-year-old Lenell White confessed to killing Lavon Crawford. According to the sheriff’s office, someone called 911 to report a crash involving a pedestrian on Washington Road near Steeplechase Lane. The call came in just after 11:30 p.m. on Sunday. People at the scene told investigators that they had not witnessed the crash. They saw Crawford on the side of the ...

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    The Columbia County Sheriff’s Office has one man in custody following an overnight homicide. Investigators say 24-year-old Lenell White confessed to killing Lavon Crawford. According to the sheriff’s office, someone called 911 to report a crash involving a pedestrian on Washington Road near Steeplechase Lane. The call came in just after 11:30 p.m. on Sunday. People at the scene told investigators that they had not witnessed the crash. They saw Crawford on the side of the ...

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  • TRAFFIC ALERT: Natural gas leak closes Blue Ridge Drive

    TRAFFIC ALERT: Natural gas leak closes Blue Ridge Drive

    Wednesday, July 13 2016 5:00 PM EDT2016-07-13 21:00:22 GMT
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    Emergency officials are asking drivers to avoid Blue Ridge Drive.

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    Emergency officials are asking drivers to avoid Blue Ridge Drive.

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  • One dead, one recovering in Emanuel County homicide

    One dead, one recovering in Emanuel County homicide

    Monday, July 11 2016 3:34 PM EDT2016-07-11 19:34:12 GMT
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    The sheriff’s office says the two were both shot inside a home on King Circle Drive around 1:30 a.m. on Monday, July 11, 2016.

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    The sheriff’s office says the two were both shot inside a home on King Circle Drive around 1:30 a.m. on Monday, July 11, 2016.

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  • New accusation rocks Kavanaugh nomination; Trump stands firm

    New accusation rocks Kavanaugh nomination; Trump stands firm

    Monday, September 24 2018 2:52 AM EDT2018-09-24 06:52:33 GMT
    Monday, September 24 2018 3:45 PM EDT2018-09-24 19:45:02 GMT
    (AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta). FILE - In this Sept. 5, 2018, file photo, Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh testifies before the Senate Judiciary Committee on Capitol Hill in Washington. Combat won out over caution. White House aides and congressio...(AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta). FILE - In this Sept. 5, 2018, file photo, Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh testifies before the Senate Judiciary Committee on Capitol Hill in Washington. Combat won out over caution. White House aides and congressio...

    The new accusation came just a few hours after negotiators had reached an agreement to hold a public hearing Thursday for Kavanaugh and Christine Blasey Ford, who accuses him of sexually assaulting her at a party when they were teenagers.

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    The new accusation came just a few hours after negotiators had reached an agreement to hold a public hearing Thursday for Kavanaugh and Christine Blasey Ford, who accuses him of sexually assaulting her at a party when they were teenagers.

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  • UPDATE: Missing 18-year-old pregnant Edgefield Co. woman found safe

    UPDATE: Missing 18-year-old pregnant Edgefield Co. woman found safe

    Monday, September 24 2018 2:16 PM EDT2018-09-24 18:16:00 GMT
    Kerrie Edgerly (source: Edgefield County Sheriff's Office)Kerrie Edgerly (source: Edgefield County Sheriff's Office)

    The missing 18- year-old Edgefield County woman, 36-weeks pregnant, has been found safe Monday morning.  .

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    The missing 18- year-old Edgefield County woman, 36-weeks pregnant, has been found safe Monday morning.  .

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  • Funeral arrangements announced for Venisha Brown, daughter of the late "Godfather of Soul" James Brown

    Funeral arrangements announced for Venisha Brown, daughter of the late "Godfather of Soul" James Brown

    Monday, September 24 2018 1:33 PM EDT2018-09-24 17:33:05 GMT
    Venisha Brown, one of the daughters of the late James Brown, has died due to complications from pneumonia. (Source: James Brown Family Foundation)Venisha Brown, one of the daughters of the late James Brown, has died due to complications from pneumonia. (Source: James Brown Family Foundation)
    Venisha Brown, one of the daughters of the late James Brown, has died due to complications from pneumonia. (Source: James Brown Family Foundation)Venisha Brown, one of the daughters of the late James Brown, has died due to complications from pneumonia. (Source: James Brown Family Foundation)
    The James Brown Family Foundation has announced funeral arrangements for Venisha Brown.  Services will be held on October 5, 2018 at 1p.m. (EST) located at Carpentersville Baptist Church. The church is located at 415 Carpentersville Rd., North Augusta, South Carolina 29841. Click here for previous story.  Brown, who is one of the daughters of the late Godfather of Soul James Brown and the late Yvonne Fair (formerly of The Chantels) passed away on Sept. 19 due to comp...More >>
    The James Brown Family Foundation has announced funeral arrangements for Venisha Brown.  Services will be held on October 5, 2018 at 1p.m. (EST) located at Carpentersville Baptist Church. The church is located at 415 Carpentersville Rd., North Augusta, South Carolina 29841. Click here for previous story.  Brown, who is one of the daughters of the late Godfather of Soul James Brown and the late Yvonne Fair (formerly of The Chantels) passed away on Sept. 19 due to comp...More >>
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