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US green energy use highest since 1930s

Renewable energy use in the United States hit its highest level last year since the 1930s.

Published: Fri, 29 May 2015 00:32:18 GMT

Bill to toughen domestic violence penalties headed to governor’s desk

A bill increasing penalties in South Carolina for repeat domestic violence offenders and banning batterers from having guns is heading to the governor's desk.   

Published: Thu, 28 May 2015 22:49:53 GMT

Upstate groups unveil multimillion dollar investment in local middle schools

United Way of Greenville County has teamed up with many organizations to support high-poverty middle schools in Greenville County.

Published: Thu, 28 May 2015 22:34:58 GMT

Search on, reward offered for deaf horse believed to be stolen

A family is searching for the 23-year-old horse who disappeared from their yard Friday night.

Published: Thu, 28 May 2015 21:56:11 GMT

PCSO: Upstate man charged after forcing young girl to perform sexual acts

An Upstate man was arrested after committing unlawful sexual conduct with a girl less than 11 years old, deputies say.

Published: Thu, 28 May 2015 21:35:04 GMT

Gamecock slugger Kyle Martin named All-America

South Carolina senior first baseman and Greenville native Kyle Martin earned second-team Louisville Slugger All-America honors as chosen by Collegiate Baseball. 

Published: Thu, 28 May 2015 20:31:36 GMT

Crownover and Okey land All-America honors

Junior lefthander Matthew Crownover and sophomore catcher Chris Okey were named All-Americans by Collegiate Baseball on Thursday.

Published: Thu, 28 May 2015 20:11:43 GMT

Mountains, not just coast, often ravaged by hurricane effects

When hurricanes hit, most people assume the coast suffers most of the damage. But the mountains of western North Carolina have become federal disaster areas time and time again.

Published: Thu, 28 May 2015 20:01:05 GMT

SC man buys plane in Indiana, makes emergency landing on Kentucky highway

A Chester man who bought a plane in Indiana was forced to make an emergency landing Thursday on a Kentucky highway.

Published: Thu, 28 May 2015 19:49:39 GMT

Owners ask for help finding stolen deaf horse

The owners of a 23-year-old deaf quarter horse are asking for the public's help finding her after they say someone likely stole her.

Published: Thu, 28 May 2015 19:40:25 GMT