Today, Richland County Sheriff Leon Lott spoke at a press conference discussing businesses that were in violation of S.C. Gov. McMaster’s State of Emergency Order compliance. Local businesses have been feeling the pain.
Columbia, S.C. Mayor Steve Benjamin has enacted a curfew law that has some Columbia residents concerned.
COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — A South Carolina mother has been arrested after her 3-year-old son shot and wounded himself when he found an unsecured gun, authorities said. Destiny Wise, 22, was charged Wednesday with unlawful conduct toward a child, news outlets reported. Columbia police said Wise left her son alone in a bedroom within […]
Friday Judge Robert Hood halted the plans of NFL player Dontrelle Inman from using his Lake Murray waterfront mansion as a for-profit wedding business. This quiet community would have helicopters flying in guests and holding up to 750 guests for events. Judge Robert Hood issued a temporary order on this […]
On Febuary 29th, 2020 6 year old Jerrnia walked across the street from their home with her Grandmother, which was an everyday occurrence to wait for her school bus. At approximately 6:30 AM Jerrnia was hit by a truck in her Lancaster County neighborhood on Kershaw County Highway. The Grandmother […]
Officers and other staff members for the Sumter County Sheriff’s Office began setting up a memorial for fallen Officer Corporal Andrew Gillette on Wednesday. Corporal Gillette’s Patrol Car was driven and placed in front of the Sheriff’s Office and flowers were placed on the hood. Corporal Gillette is remembered as […]
SYR is a local Columbia Irish Rock band, that has become well known. We sat down with the bands lead singer Kyle MacCullum to get a better look. We met Kyle at the British Bulldog Pub and talked about the bands origins and the bands dreams. The band formed originally […]
FLORENCE, S.C.- Construction for the New Charter School, Virtus Academy started last year. Which means new opportunities for the community. Already Hubrich Contracting (hubrichcontracting.com) is working hard to make sure the school is ready on time. They continue to make exceptional progress for the upcoming school year, despite the weather. […]
South Carolina is known for its many potholes and bad road conditions.
A 2019 report from TRIP, a nonprofit transportation research foundation, provides a look into the conditions of South Carolina roads. TRIP conducts research on all roads in all 50 states and U.S. territories. The report about South Carolina road conditions and hazards paints a bleak picture.
On Feburary 14th, 2020 the Daily Counter was contacted to inform us of Colleton County Sherriff’s Office practice of Publicly Shaming Parent’s who fall behind on Child Support. This practice has been done in the past by many Law Enforcement Agencies throughout the United States and has led some Departments […]