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NAACP wants Pawleys Island Mayor ousted over ‘insensitive ‘FB post

NAACP: 'If he doesn't resign i'm sure his life can be made miserable '

Story by: Nick Papantonis PAWLEYS ISLAND, S.C. (WPDE) — Members of the Georgetown NAACP branch renewed their calls for Pawleys Island Mayor Brian Henry to resign Thursday, continuing a battle that began after Henry uploaded an insensitive post to his personal Facebook page last month. “Mayor Henry called for us to rise up. So we’re rising up Mayor Henry,” Chapter…

SLED investigating officer-involved shooting

Photo courtesy: WPDE Darlington, S.C. (WPDE)–The Darlington County Sheriff’s Office says there was an officer-involved shooting Thursday morning. The South Carolina Law Enforcement Division (SLED) is leading the investigation. Community members said more than a dozen officers are on Trexler Avenue off of North Main Street in Darlington County. The Sheriff’s Office also says there’s a vehicle crash related to…

6 year old places ‘Superhero’ doll on growing memorial for late Justice

Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg still remembered by people from all walks of life, and all ages

Image: WJLA WASHINGTON (ABC7) — A growing memorial outside the Supreme Court include flowers, chalk messages and a 6-year-old’s well-loved superhero doll for the late Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg. The tributes are all for the woman known as the Notorious RBG. Throughout the afternoon Monday, people shared stories with each other, and parents explained to their children what Ginsburg did…

Fire destroys Low Country church

Courtesy:WCIV Huger, S.C. (WCIV)–State police are investigating a fire overnight Monday that destroyed a church in the Huger area of Berkeley County. The New Hope United Methodist Church on Cainhoy Road was reduced largely to smoldering rubble by the time the sun rose Monday. Some of the church’s facade and brick understory remained standing, but the roof and walls had…

SC mother loses 24 year old son to COVID-19 as she fights her own battle with the virus

Athena Quierdo mother of son says: "I told him I would bring him home and I did. It's not what I expected to bring home,"

Story by Anjali Patel MYRTLE BEACH, S.C. (WPDE) — Kyle McCarthy was a miracle from the start. His mother, Athena Querido said he barely made it through childbirth. He’s been fighting for survival his whole life, she said. He’s endured countless surgeries and illnesses. After each tribulation, he would emerge with a smile. “I tried to make his life special…

Actor Chadwick Boseman honored in his hometown of Anderson

The 43 year old who passed away Friday after a 4 year battle with colon cancer was honored Thursday night

Anderson, SC (WLOS) —The hometown of actor Chadwick Boseman held a celebration of life. Dozens coming out to bid-farewell to the man who portrayed various characters, one of the arguably most infamous ‘Black Panther’ and those who knew the on screen super hero, celebrated the man behind the mask by watching his movie. Caitlyn Penter has the story from Anderson…

10 week old puppy tossed from moving car onto Idaho interstate

Idaho state police are still searching for who tossed the puppy out of the car, and whoever the owner of the Shih Zhu may be

Image: (Photo Idaho State Police via KBOI) NAMPA, Idaho (KBOI) — A witness told police on Tuesday that she saw someone toss a young dog from a moving vehicle. Idaho State Police says troopers are looking for anyone driving through Nampa at about 2:20 p.m. An ISP trooper, who was in the area, was flagged down by the witness, who…

Community remembers Myrtle Beach officer

Courtesy: Connor Ingalls/WPDE Myrtle Beach, S.C. (WPDE)–If you were near Myrtle Beach State Park around 10 a.m. Tuesday, you heard the procession. Around 75 police vehicles and even more officers coming out to join family and friends in celebrating the life of Horry County Police Cpl. Michael Ambrosino, who passed away last week due to complications from the coronavirus. After…

RNC set for big surprises on first night with several big names

The Republican National Convention runs through Thursday

Charlotte, NC (WOLO) ) — Originally the entire convention was scheduled to take place in Charlotte, North Carolina but because of the coronavirus it was moved to Jacksonville for a time to what is now a mostly virtual affair. Basically what was supposed to be an entire week of events was boiled down to just one day. Around 300 delegates…