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Sheriff: Couple accused of killing, decapitating TN man arrested in Western NC

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Deputies said a couple wanted on first-degree murder charges out of Tennessee for killing and decapitated a man was arrested in Western North Carolina.

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1955 Chevy Bel Air worth $65K stolen from Oconee County

Stolen 1955 Chevy Bel Air (Source: OCSO) Stolen 1955 Chevy Bel Air (Source: OCSO)
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Crime Stoppers of Oconee County has asked for the public’s help in tracking down a stolen car and said tipsters may be eligible for a reward, according to the Oconee County Sheriff’s Office. 

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Upstate Vietnam vet makes good on final promise to fellow Marine, stands guard at casket

William Cox stands guard at casket for friend and fellow veteran. (Source: Bill Cox/Facebook) William Cox stands guard at casket for friend and fellow veteran. (Source: Bill Cox/Facebook)
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An Upstate native and Vietnam War veteran made good on a promise to a fellow Marine at his funeral and a photo from the service is going viral.

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The South Carolina Department of Education's Upstate graduation rates by school district. 

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MUGSHOTS

The United States Marshals Service released mugshots of the top 10 most wanted suspects for sex offenses across the country.

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Beautiful Friday, showers late Saturday, cooler Sunday Video included

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Pleasant weather will stick around for for now, ahead of showers and a wintry blast of air this weekend! Conditions are looking mostly dry and cool for Thanksgiving week.

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Lighted star returns to top of Roper Mountain

Star for Roper Mountain Holiday Lights (Nov. 17, 2017/ FOX Carolina) Star for Roper Mountain Holiday Lights (Nov. 17, 2017/ FOX Carolina)
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The iconic star will be returned to the top of Roper Mountain on Friday, according to officials with Roper Mountain Holiday Lights. 

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Sentencing date set for Michael Slager, former police officer who fatally shot motorist during traffic stop

Michael Slager testified in court in his state trial in November. (Source: Pool) Michael Slager testified in court in his state trial in November. (Source: Pool)
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The former North Charleston police officer who pleaded guilty to a federal charge in the shooting death of a motorist in 2015 will be sentenced the week after Thanksgiving.

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Greenville's outdoor ice skating rink opens Friday, Spartanburg's delayed until Saturday

Ice on Main ready to open for 2017 season (FOX Carolina/ 11/17/2017) Ice on Main ready to open for 2017 season (FOX Carolina/ 11/17/2017)
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Outdoor ice skating rinks will open Friday in two Upstate cities. 

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Police seek man who robbed, held cleaners at gunpoint outside Spartanburg dermatology clinic

Surveillance footage of man accused of robbing two women outside an Upstate dermatology clinic. (Source: Spartanburg PD) Surveillance footage of man accused of robbing two women outside an Upstate dermatology clinic. (Source: Spartanburg PD)
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Police are searching for man victims said held them at gunpoint and robbed them of their belongings while they were at work.

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Check your tickets: $200K lottery ticket sold in Greenville

Source: Wikimedia Commons Source: Wikimedia Commons
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The ticket matched all five numbers drawn to win the $100,000 top prize and the buyer spent an extra $1 to boost the $100,000 top prize was doubled to $200,000.

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Deputies investigating after body found in Henderson County

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The Henderson County Sheriff’s Office is investigating after deputies said a body was found on land off Old Sunset Hill Road Thursday. 

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Friday Night Blitz

Greenwood faces Dorman as high school football playoffs continue

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Playoffs continue as Upstate high school football teams head into Week 13. 

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Deputies: Woman arrested after headbutting teen daughter

Amanda Addy (Source: SCSO) Amanda Addy (Source: SCSO)
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Spartanburg County deputies said a woman was charged with cruelty to children after head butting her 13-year-old daughter. 

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Asheville Taxi Co. offers new ride share program

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Asheville Taxi Co. is offering a new ride share program to customers. 

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WNC veteran asks for community support while undergoing cancer treatment

Daniel Hendrix  (Source: Patricia Plemmons/Daniel Hendrix) Daniel Hendrix (Source: Patricia Plemmons/Daniel Hendrix)
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A Henderson County mother and son are reaching out to their community on behalf of a man who served his country, and is now in need of support himself. 

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New GBI initiative aims to slow down opioid crisis

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Lavonia is just a small town, home to less than 2,300 people. But according to police chief Bruce Carlisle, even its citizens have been caught in the opioid crisis sweeping Georgia.

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New Study: Too much screentime can lead to depression

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"There is another addiction and it's to social media and those phones in their hands," Carol Reeves said.  

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Man sentenced in deadly 2015 Anderson Co. shooting

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A man has been charged in a deadly shooting in Anderson County back in 2015 has been sentenced.

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Troopers: Intoxicated driver hit Greenville Co. school bus carrying dozens of students

Christopher Howard Cooke (Source: GCDC) Christopher Howard Cooke (Source: GCDC)
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Greenville County Schools said 24 students were on board a bus that was struck by a car Thursday afternoon. 

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Senate panel approves tax overhaul bill

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The Senate's Republican-led tax panel has moved toward ending the Affordable Care Act's requirement that everyone in the U.S. have health insurance. 

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Keystone Pipeline leaks 210,000 gallons of oil in South Dakota

(Source: CNN) According to TransCanada, a total of 210,000 gallons of oil leaked on November 16, 2017 from the Keystone Pipeline in Marshall County, South Dakota. (Source: CNN) According to TransCanada, a total of 210,000 gallons of oil leaked on November 16, 2017 from the Keystone Pipeline in Marshall County, South Dakota.
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A total of 210,000 gallons of oil leaked Thursday from the Keystone Pipeline in South Dakota, the pipeline's operator, TransCanada, said. 

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Coach Dawn Staley says team will skip out on Collegiate National Champions Day at White House

Dawn Staley. (Source: AP Images) Dawn Staley. (Source: AP Images)
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Dawn Staley, Head Coach of University of South Carolina's Women's Basketball team says the team will sit out of a White House visit scheduled for Friday. 

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Police: Pedestrian fatally struck by tractor-trailer in Greenwood

Scene of fatal Greenwood crash. (FOX Carolina/ 11/16/17) Scene of fatal Greenwood crash. (FOX Carolina/ 11/16/17)
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A pedestrian was killed Thursday when struck by a tractor-trailer truck in Greenwood, said police. 

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Greenville Co. deputy out of hospital after crashing into trees

Scene of crash in Greenville Co. (FOX Carolina/ 11/15/17) Scene of crash in Greenville Co. (FOX Carolina/ 11/15/17)
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Officials with the Greenville County Sheriff's Office said the injured deputy was en route to assist other deputies in the northern part of Greenville County who had requested emergency back-up in regards to struggling with a subject.

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Spartanburg PD: Warrant sought for woman accused of child abuse

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Spartanburg Police say a warrant will be sought for a woman accused of child abuse.

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The new Organic Cat Cafe in Greenville hosts cat yoga classes. 

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A vigil was held for Dravious Terry, a Claflin University student from Greenville, who was fatally shot last Friday. 

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District: Haywood Co. student diagnosed with whooping cough

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Officials with Haywood County Schools announced Thursday that a student had been diagnosed with Pertussis, commonly known as whooping cough.

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Brevard High student found guilty in racially-motivated assault

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District Attorney Greg Newman said a Transylvania County teenager was found guilty of a racist assault in a trial Tuesday.

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Warrant: Chesnee man accused of sexually assaulting child over 7 years

Rodney Skates (Source: Spartanburg County Detention Center) Rodney Skates (Source: Spartanburg County Detention Center)
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An Upstate man accused of criminal sexual conduct with a minor, has been arrested. 

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Solicitor: Man found guilty on drug charges after not appearing for court date

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Eighth Circuit Solicitor David M. Stumbo said a North Carolina man was found guilty on drug charges after he did not appear for his court date. 

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Nanny Faye returns to Upstate for Sanders Family Christmas gospel musical

Sanders Family Christmas (Source: Pickens County) Sanders Family Christmas (Source: Pickens County)
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Chrisley Knows Best star Nanny Faye will be celebrating the holidays in the Upstate as a guest performer in a bluegrass gospel musical.

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Despite air cannons and effigies, Upstate city can't rid itself of vultures

Vultures on Abbeville water tower (Nov. 16, 2017/FOX Carolina) Vultures on Abbeville water tower (Nov. 16, 2017/FOX Carolina)
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The city of Abbeville is plagued by an unusual pest - a horde of vultures.

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Turn restrictions begin on Woodruff Rd. as part of holiday traffic management plan Video included

Crews install left turn barriers on Woodruff Rd. (FOX Carolina/ Nov. 16, 2017) Crews install left turn barriers on Woodruff Rd. (FOX Carolina/ Nov. 16, 2017)
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Greenville city officials said drivers will begin seeing traffic pattern changes on Woodruff Road Thursday as holiday traffic management measures begin. 

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After being closed to the public during the summer, Hollywild has re-opened for the holiday season. 

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Hollywild founder discusses decision to reopen for holiday season Video included

Holiday Lights Safari at Hollywild (FOX Carolina) Holiday Lights Safari at Hollywild (FOX Carolina)
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Looking around Hollywild Animal Park these days, you'll notice marked differences--different animals, a different layout, and a largely different atmosphere.

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District: Fifth grader hit by car outside Greenville Co. school

Scene at Cherrydale Elementary (Nov. 16, 2017/FOX Carolina) Scene at Cherrydale Elementary (Nov. 16, 2017/FOX Carolina)
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Greenville County Schools said an elementary school student was hit by a car on Thursday.

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Sen. Tim Scott among sponsors of bipartisan gun bill to strengthen background check reporting

U.S. Sen. Tim Scott (file/FOX Carolina) U.S. Sen. Tim Scott (file/FOX Carolina)
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South Carolina's Tim Scott is among the sponsors of bipartisan legislation to ensure federal agencies and state governments accurately report relevant criminal history to the FBI's database of prohibited gun buyers.

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FBI joins search for missing NC woman

Abby Lynn Patterson (Source: FBI) Abby Lynn Patterson (Source: FBI)
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The FBI is searching for a North Carolina woman who went missing in September. 

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Upstate fire department carries assistant chief battling breast cancer home from hospital in pink fire truck

Asst. Chief Kim Strickland poses in front of the pink fire truck (Source: Broadway FD) Asst. Chief Kim Strickland poses in front of the pink fire truck (Source: Broadway FD)
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The Broadway Fire Department said their assistant chief was welcomed home in a pink fire truck after undergoing surgery on Tuesday. 

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Warm end to the week before rain and a BIG cool-down this weekend Video included

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Nice and mild weather ends the week before big time changes arrive over the weekend!

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Deputies: Investigation underway after woman found shot at Greenville Co. apartment complex

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Greenville County deputies said they are investigating after a woman was found shot at an apartment complex early Thursday morning.

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Teen headed to prison after 'trivial' school argument leads to shooting

Titus Armon Mole (Asheville Police Department) Titus Armon Mole (Asheville Police Department)
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The Buncombe County district attorney said a teen is heading to prison for shooting a fellow T.C. Roberson High School student in 2016 after a dispute at school continued into summer vacation. 

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Job fair Thursday for people with criminal convictions, probationers, parolees in Greenville

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People with criminal convictions, parolees, and people on probation can attend a job fair and learn how to get their criminal record expunged on Thursday in Greenville. 

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Sheriff's Facebook post about pickup with anti-Trump decal met with ire

Source: Sheriff Troy E. Nehls Source: Sheriff Troy E. Nehls
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A Texas sheriff’s Facebook post about weighing possible charges against the driver of a truck with an anti-Trump message on it is going viral. 

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Operation Christmas Child collection week is underway

Delivering shoe boxes in Mexico (Source: Samaritan's Purse) Delivering shoe boxes in Mexico (Source: Samaritan's Purse)
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It's never too early to make someone smile this holiday season. Collection week for Operation Christmas Child is underway. 

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WestGate Mall welcomes shoppers into holiday season Video included

WestGate Mall welcomes shoppers into holiday season. (FOX Carolina/ Nov. 15, 2017) WestGate Mall welcomes shoppers into holiday season. (FOX Carolina/ Nov. 15, 2017)
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Customers are strolling the aisles and shopping for deals. "There are a lot of good prices," Christina Garcia said. She drove more than 30 miles from Forest City to shop at WestGate Mall in Spartanburg. "You actually get to see the product, see the quality, see if it works or not," Garcia said. 

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Fire sends large smoke plume over business in Henderson Co. Video included

Fire in Henderson County (Source: Rachelle James McKinnon) Fire in Henderson County (Source: Rachelle James McKinnon)
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Officials were responding to the scene of a fire in Henderson County on Wednesday.

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Greenville fire officials warn of holiday fire dangers

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Like many Americans, Austyn Mcgroarty is getting ready to cook a Thanksgiving Day feast next week.

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Atty General Alan Wilson wants Supreme Court to protect prayer at public meetings

Hands clasped in prayer (Source: Associated Press) Hands clasped in prayer (Source: Associated Press)
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SC Attorney General Alan Wilson and a coalition of 22 other states have come together to urge the U.S. Supreme Court to protect the practice of lawmakers leading prayer at public meetings. 

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