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Kershaw Voters Weigh in on District 5 Congressional Runoff

CAMDEN, S.C. (WOLO)- According to the South Carolina Election Commission, Congressional District 5 covers 11 Midlands counties: Cherokee, Chester, Fairfield, Kershaw, Lancaster, Lee, Newberry, Spartanburg, Sumter, Union and York. Both Republican candidates in Tuesday’s runoff, Tommy Pope and Ralph Norman, hail from York County but voters from Kershaw County told ABC Columbia their votes matter and the candidates are still…

Missing 8-year-old Girl’s Body Found in Marlboro County

Iyana Lowery is 4 feet 2 inches and about 100 pounds (WPDE) McColl, S.C. (WPDE) — The body of Iyana Lowery, the 8-year-old girl who was first reported missing on May 5 after her mother was found dead at their Bennettsville home, has been found. The body was found Sunday morning in a creek off Gum Swamp Road near New Bridge…

SC State Grad Crowned Miss USA

Kara McCullough was crowned Miss USA 2017 Sunday, and while her beauty was celebrated as a part of the usual pageantry, there’s more to the 25-year-old than cameras in Las Vegas could show. McCullough happens to be a chemist who works for U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission. She was born in Naples, Italy, was raised in Viginia Beach and graduated from…

Marlboro County Deputies Searching Wooded Area

MARLBORO COUNTY, SC (WPDE)-Sunday, police searched along New Bridge and Bluff Roads in McColl. Officers aren’t saying why they’re searching that area. We’ve called to find out if it’s in connection with the disappearance of eight-year-old Iyana Lowery. Neighbors said a helicopter is flying over the search area and deputies have blocked off a portion of the roads. That location…

Mother Charged in Baby’s Death Denied Bond

NORTH CHARLESTON, S.C. (WCIV) — North Charleston police responded to a hotel on Rivers Avenue for reports of an infant who was unresponsive. According to NCPD officials, they arrived at the Inn Towne Suites around 2 p.m. Thursday and talked to the mother who said she was feeding the infant when the baby started to cough, throw up, and stopped…