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3 juveniles charged after bomb threat at Broome High School  FOX Carolina

Broome High School was placed on lockdown Wednesday morning while deputies investigate an anonymous note that was left on the school's campus, ...

Evacuation lifted at Broome High School after threat found  WYFF4 Greenville

Students at Broome High School in Spartanburg County District 3 were evacuated Wednesday morning after an anonymous note was found, according to public ...

Spartanburg student surprised by father who returned from deployment  WCBD News 2

SPARTANBURG, S.C. (WSPA) - A six-month deployment that kept an Upstate 4th grader from seeing her dad came to an end when he surprised her at school.

Death near Broome High School not suspicious, coroner says

Officials responded Sunday to a death near Broome High School in Spartanburg County.

AVID program offers extra support for Broome High students  Spartanburg Herald Journal

A class and tutoring program aimed at unlocking the potential of every student at Broome High School is going strong after starting at the beginning of the school ...

Broome high school alum helps Red Sox win World Series  FOX Carolina

SPARTANBURG, S.C. (FOX CAROLINA) A Broome high alumnus made a big impact in the World Series, helping the Boston Red Sox to earn the 2018 title.

'All Clear' given after bomb threat investigation at Broome High School  FOX Carolina

Broome High School was placed on lockdown Wednesday morning while deputies investigate an anonymous note that was left on the school's campus, ...

Broome High alum wins World Series with Red Sox  FOX Carolina

Brandon LaVorgna gets the reaction from Heath Hembree's former coaches and staff at Broome high on their alum's World Series win with the Red Sox (October ...

Fire officials: Car falls down 30-foot embankment near Broome High School  FOX Carolina

SPARTANBURG COUNTY, SC (FOX Carolina) - Two women are recovering after the car they were in fell down a 30-foot embankment near Broome High ...

Meet Brian Peahuff: Author to our most unsung heroes  GreerToday

I'm Brian Peahuff, a 46-year-old incomplete quadriplegic, who has dealt with a lot of stereotyping and faced a lot of challenges for nearly 28 years to get to where ...

"Round 2 of Florida" threat made to Broome HS say deputies

WSPA Staff - SPARTANBURG Co., S.C. (WSPA)--School officials say a ninth grader has been arrested after threatening students and staff at Broome High ...

Broome High School Back To School Rally

As students across the Upstate prepare to return to school, Broome High School's Student Government Association has once again planned a district wide back ...

Broome marching bands show inspired by Japanese culture  Spartanburg Herald Journal

Bryan Ard feels confident going into his second year as Broome High School's marching band director. After his first year as director in the 2017-18 school year, ...

Here's how Spartanburg County's high schools rank on new state report cards  Spartanburg Herald Journal

Under revamped school and district level report card ratings, most Spartanburg County High Schools performed on par with overall state rating metrics. The data ...

Shrine Bowl teams visit hospital, see the reason behind the game  Spartanburg Herald Journal

GREENVILLE — Broome High offensive lineman Jysaiah Cromer had big plans for Thursday's visit to the Shriners Hospital in Greenville. Very big. Size 16 big.

One Step at a Time shares mans journey through tough times  Spartanburg Herald Journal

Brian Peahuff's inspirational story of overcoming life's hardships through faith and support from family and friends is told in a new book "One Step At A Time," ...

Spartanburg Repertory Opera to present Snoopy! The Musical  Spartanburg Herald Journal

Lance Bastian considers himself a bit of a “Peanuts” expert, having read just about all of Charles M. Schultz's classic comic strips that originally ran in ...

Spartanburg County track meet all about pride  Spartanburg Herald Journal

Performances at this week's Spartanburg County Track Meet won't help a team win a region title. They won't count toward state qualifying. Instead, it's all about ...

Broome High School: Band moving forward with new director, younger roster  Spartanburg Herald Journal

An influx of younger students coupled with a longtime band director joining the ranks has put Broome High School's marching band in prime position to develop ...

Upstate teen grabs girl by hair, assaults her outside classroom, report says  WYFF Greenville

An Upstate teen is facing charges after he assaulted a girl outside a classroom, according to a report from the Spartanburg County Sheriff's Office.

Student in custody after bringing gun to Broome High School

School administrators were told a 15-year-old student was carrying a weapon on school property on Monday morning.

Spartanburgs Backline to headline Bluegrass at Broome concert  Spartanburg Herald Journal

Surrounded by his current bandmates in a burgeoning bluegrass band he put together two and half years ago, Travis Tucker sat inside the Glendale Outdoor ...

Upstate cadets awarded scholarships to earn their wings  WYFF4 Greenville

Three Air Force cadets from Broome High School have received scholarships to earn their pilot licenses.

Spartanburg man sentenced to life in prison for killing Cowpens teen  Spartanburg Herald Journal

A 21-year-old Spartanburg man was sentenced to life in prison without the possibility of parole for shooting a Cowpens teenager to death in 2017.A jury found ...

Structure fire reported on Brawley St in Spartanburg, dispatch says

Dispatchers said Spartanburg City Fire Department firefighters were responding to a structure fire on Brawley Street.

Man faces murder charge in Spartanburg homicide case

Spartanburg Police Department officials said a man who was initially named a person of interest in a homicide investigation, has now been charged with murder.

Spartanburg Co. widow scammed out of $70K

The victim told deputies she received a call from a man who claimed he was a representative from the company that installed her virus sweep.

School threats lead to arrests throughout SC  The State

Even as Gov. Henry McMaster schedules a summit on school safety in the wake of the Florida shooting, the list of SC schools involved in incidents continues to ...

New security at high school football games go into effect tonight across the Upstate

Friday night football kicks off tonight at many high schools across our area, and with that there are also some major security changes you should know about.

Spartanburg, Greenville crews standby for storm response

Crews in Greenville and Spartanburg Counties are preparing for the remnants of Hurricane Florence.

HPA Center to open shelter for those fleeing hurricane

If there is an evacuation ordered for parts of South Carolina, evacuees can find a safe place in the Upstate.

Upstate Lowdown: What happened to the redevelopment of the old Converse Mill?  Spartanburg Herald Journal

Editor's note: A clarification has been added indicating that the Converse Mill is in Spartanburg School District 3. Redevelopment of the old Converse Mill along ...

Knife-wielding man takes taser from officer, uses it during assault

A man faces multiple charges after he reportedly took an officer's Taser and then assaulted the officer with it.

Man charged ex with knife at his child's funeral, says Spartanburg Co. report

A man is accused of charging his ex-girlfriend with a knife at his child's funeral, according to a Spartanburg Co. Sheriff's Office report.

Jackets face Greer this Friday  Union Daily Times

UNION COUNTY — The Union County Yellow Jackets' rushing attack was dominant on Friday night as they knocked off the Broome Centurions in impressive ...

Abandoned building destroyed after fire in Gaffney

An abandoned building was destroyed after a fire on West Buford Street in Gaffney, Tuesday afternoon.

Family loses home in fire, receives surprise from Academy Sports

After a local family lost everything in a fire last week, one area business decided to help them out.

PHOTOS: High School bands gear up for season  Spartanburg Herald Journal

Click on the link for a full gallery from each high school band gearing up for the 2018 football season and school year. More schools and galleries to come so ...

Suspect sought in armed robbery, auto theft in Spartanburg

Spartanburg Police Department officers are investigating an armed robbery that happened Tuesday night.

High School RedZone Kickoff at Ninety Six High School vs Dixie

Ninety Six High School will play Dixie tonight at 7:30 PM.

Former cross country star learns to paint with his foot  WYFF Greenville

Jeremy Vangsnes was a Cross Country star for Broome High School and Spartanburg Methodist College but in 2009 almost died in a car accident.

Anderson County explosives suspect pleads guilty, faces mandatory 20 year sentence and possible life imprisonment  FOX Carolina

ANDERSON CO., S.C. (FOX CAROLINA) U.S. Attorney Sherri Lydon said Monday that an Anderson man has plead guilty to building and using three weapons of ...

Broome taps Ben Waddle as baseball coach  Spartanburg Herald Journal

The former Dorman head coach looks to return the Centurions to the postseason.

Lancaster parents applaud students who reported school shooting threat; 2 arrested  The Herald

Lancaster parents are applauding the actions of high school students that led to the arrest of two of their peers accused of threatening to “shoot up” the school.

Warrant: Students laid out 'a plan of attack' for first day of school  WYFF Greenville

Spartanburg County School District Three officials say a Crimestoppers tip regarding a potential threat at Broome High School led to arrest of three students.

Kayak and paddleboards now for rent in Spartanburg Co.

SPARTANBURG Co., S.C. (WSPA) -- You can now “yak and snack” at Lake Cooley. Spartanburg County Parks began renting kayaks and paddleboards ...

McBeth to help lead North squad  Union Daily Times

GAFFNEY — Nine football players representing seven local high schools were selected to lead the North squad for the 2018 Touchstone Energy Cooperatives ...

Parents climb into school bus, encourage daughter to attack girl, police report says  WYFF Greenville

A teenage girl and her parents are facing charges after an assault on a student on a school bus, according to a police report. The school resource officer at ...

State Senate to take up proposal to toughen penalty for threatening an SC school  The State

S.C. legislators continue to respond to threats to schools in the wake of the Valentine's Day killing of 17 students and staff at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High ...

Greenville Co. Coroner identifies 2 people killed in I-85 crash

GREENVILLE COUNTY, S.C. (WSPA) - The South Carolina Highway Patrol said five vehicles were involved in a crash that left two people dead on I-85 in ...

SCSO: Teacher charged with sexual battery of a student  WYFF Greenville

A Spartanburg County high school teacher accused of having an inappropriate relationship with his student was arrested Wednesday. Lt. Kevin Bobo sent out a ...

There have been at least 20 incidents involving threats and weapons at schools since the Florida shooting  CNN

Since the Parkland, Florida, school shooting on Valentine's Day, there's been an uptick in threats, arrests and lockdowns across the United States.

SMC alum C.D. Pelham gets the call from Rangers  Spartanburg Herald Journal

Spartanburg Methodist College product C.D. Pelham, a left-handed pitcher from Lancaster, was called up to the major leagues Monday by the Texas Rangers.

Runway rehab opens airport to larger planes; meets FAA requirements

A $30 million dollar renovation project is underway at Spartanburg Memorial Airport.

Hatchet-wielding man arrested after deputies use Taser, Spartanburg Co. deputies say

SPARTANBURG CO., SC (WSPA) - The Spartanburg County Sheriff's Office says deputies had to use a Taser to arrest a drunk man holding a hatchet while ...

Bomb threat at Walmart in Greenville Co. unfounded, deputies say

Greenville County Sheriff's Office deputies said no suspicious packages were found following a bomb threat at an area Walmart on Thursday.

Sheriff seeks higher salaries for deputies, says he is losing employees to other agencies

GREENVILLE COUNTY, SC - Recruiting and retaining employees is good for business, but at the Greenville County Sheriff's Office, Sheriff Johnny Mack Brown ...

Man accused of assaulting Spartanburg police officers

A Spartanburg man is accused of threatening to kill another man over prescription drugs before assaulting officers.

SC inmate wants to be supplied marijuana, says it's part of his religion

A South Carolina inmate is now suing the Department of Corrections, saying they violated his religious freedoms by not allowing him to smoke marijuana.

Duncan woman accused of throwing bleach in boyfriend's eyes

Barbara Chenell Davis, 55, was charged with second-degree domestic violence in the alleged assault.

Crews find unique critter in Gaffney

A unique critter was found at the Cherokee County Administration Building.

Man shoots wife, kills self in attempted murder-suicide in Pickens Co.

The Pickens County Sheriff's Office said a man, who intentionally shot his wife Thursday night, shot and killed himself in an attempted murder-suicide.

Upstate mental health experts share suicide prevention resources

Local mental health experts worry Kate Spade and Anthony Bourdain taking their lives may trigger others to do the same.

NFL Players urge community to Intercept Cancer at awareness event  Spartanburg Herald Journal

The fight against cancer takes a team effort.That was the message Thursday evening as organizations throughout Spartanburg County continue to recognize ...

Heath Hembree discusses World Series, insane 18-inning Game 3  FOX Carolina

SPARTANBURG, SC (FOX Carolina) - The Boston Red Sox took home the World Series trophy within four games this year. But Game 3 was a challenge for both ...

Fire destroys 2 boats, boathouse on Lyman Lake in Spartanburg Co.

Tyger River Fire Department officials said crews were called to Lyman Lake after a boat and a boathouse caught on fire Thursday evening.

Ousted as Green Sea Floyds football coach, Sullivan lands on his feet at new school  Myrtle Beach Sun News

Last week, former Green Sea Floyds football coach Tony Sullivan accepted the role as defensive coordinator at Broome High School. Located in Spartanburg ...

Man ID'd in deadly fire on Harris Bridge Rd. in Woodruff

The Laurens County Coroner's Office said a man was found dead in a fire Wednesday night in Laurens County.

Lawsuit: SC church finds 14 child sex abuse incidents involving volunteer

NORTH CHARLESTON, SC (WSPA) - A lawsuit filed Wednesday claims a church found multiple incidents of sex abuse against young boys by a volunteer.

Track: Broome boys keep streak going; Woodruff girls break through  Spartanburg Herald Journal

A streak continued for Broome, while Woodruff accomplished a first on Wednesday night.The Centurions' boys won their 17th straight region title, while the ...

Teen girl dies after SUV runs off road, hits tree in Laurens Co.

LAURENS COUNTY, SC (WSPA) - The Laurens County Coroner's Office said a teen girl died after her SUV ran off the road, lost control and hit a tree on Monday ...

Todd Hardy named new principal of Byrnes High School  Spartanburg Herald Journal

Todd Hardy, former principal of Broome High School, has been named the new principal of Byrnes High School.

Wade Hampton Blvd. opens after ruptured water main closes road

Troopers said a ruptured water main blocked Wade Hampton Boulevard at Rutherford Road on Wednesday.

Chesnee community comes together to help woman in need of kidney

The Chesnee community came together on Saturday to help a woman in need of a Kidney.

Man dead after motorcycle crash in Laurens Co.

The deadly crash happened on Highway 76 near James Elledge Road near Gray Court.

Spartanburg chase, shooting suspects lengthy criminal background

The two suspects in a chase and shootout in Spartanburg County, Wednesday afternoon have lengthy criminal histories.

Greenville officer hurt in crash released from hospital, 3 charged

GREENVILLE, SC (WSPA) - Greenville Police Department officials said an officer who was involved in a crash at the intersection of Asbury Avenue and Hudson ...

No viable threat to Lugoff-Elgin High after social media threat, deputies say

KERSHAW COUNTY, SC (WACH) – Lugoff-Elgin High School says they're aware of a social media post that went viral last night that has caused concern.

Spartanburg County track meet has strong field  Spartanburg Herald Journal

Boiling Springs boys, Spartanburg girls seek repeat titles starting on Wednesday at Broome.

Spartanburg School District 2 says summer learning program producing positive results

Upstate schools are taking the initiative to help students continue to learn throughout the summer months, like they've been doing all school year long.

Former Broome standout DJ Moore's Camp Move to be held Saturday  Spartanburg Herald Journal

Former Broome and NFL standout D.J. Moore will hold the 4th Annual Camp Move from 9 a.m. to noon on Saturday at Broome High School.The camp is ...

Upstate sees first winter animal neglect complaints under new ordinance

GREENVILLE, S.C. (WSPA) - As the temperatures continue to hover at or below freezing, Upstate Animal Control Officers are starting to receive complaints ...

Alan Wilson campaign responds to release of grand jury report

GREENVILLE, S.C. (WSPA) - A state grand jury report tied to a South Carolina State House corruption investigation has just been released.

Dorman boys, Spartanburg girls win county track titles  Spartanburg Herald Journal

Dorman's boys and Spartanburg's girls held onto their leads and captured team championships at the Spartanburg County track and field meet on Thursday ...

F-35 fighter jets grounded in wake of Beaufort, SC crash

The Pentagon has grounded the F-35 fighter jet in order to inspect the fleet in the wake of a crash last month in South Carolina.

Festival of Trees hold special meaning to members of Greenville community

GREENVILLE, SC (WSPA) - If you take a walk through some hotels in downtown Greenville, you'll see dozens of Christmas trees. In fact there are 84 trees ...

Police: South Carolina teen arrested after threatening ‘Round 2 of Florida’ on Snapchat  AZCentral

A South Carolina high school student has been arrested after making a threat on social media after 17 people were killed in a Florida school shooting, ...

Laurens Co. Dist. 55, 56 officials respond to proposed consolidation bill

Laurens Schools Districts are responding to a bill filed that would create a single school district in Laurens County.

District 3 teaching assistant accused of having sex with student  Spartanburg Herald Journal

A Spartanburg School District 3 teacher assistant and assistant coach is accused of having sex with a student.

Missing man Teddy Tom Lyko FOUND SAFE in Greenville Co.

UPDATE: Deputies say they have found Teddy Tom Lyko safe.

Hall of Fame inductees announced  Union Daily Times

Image courtesy of Union County High School The 2017 Union County High School Hall of Fame inductees will be recognized during the Friday, Sept. 22 football ...

Owens named Head Football Coach  Union Daily Times

CHESNEE — Former Union High School Defensive Coordinator and Broome High School Head Coach Bill Owens was named as the new Chesnee High ...

Man bitten by rattlesnake that fell from tree in SC

COLLETON, SC (WSPA) - An Anderson man is in critical condition after a rattlesnake fell from a tree on to his kayak and bit him, according to Colleton Co.

‘Round 2’ shooting threat spreads to Manatee. Suspect caught two states away  Bradenton Herald

A South Carolina teen is accused of posing with an AR-15 and threatening a “Round 2 of Florida tomorrow” shooting. Manatee County Sheriff's Office deputies ...

High-speed chase of meth suspects into Cherokee Co.

Two meth trafficking suspects are under arrest after they led officers on a high-speed chase through two states, according to the Cherokee Co. Sheriff's Office.

1 arrested, another wanted in Gaffney armed robbery

One man wanted by police for an armed robbery is behind bars one day after Gaffney police announced they were searching for two suspects in an armed ...

Anderson University student killed in I-85 crash

An Anderson University student died in a traffic accident when he swerved to keep from hitting another vehicle on Wednesday night.

Divided decision produces united Union County school  Spartanburg Herald Journal

The anger in Jonesville and Lockhart over the loss of their high schools has faded with time, but the sense of loss still lingers. “Friday night football was the main ...

SCC holds counselor outreach  Union Daily Times

Photo courtesy of SCC Spartanburg Community College recently inaugurated its Guidance Counselor Outreach to provide area high school guidance ...

Anderson City Police asks for information surrounding arson cases

The City of Anderson Police Department has asked for assistance with two arson cases.

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