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WIS News 10 Columbia
Construction on Hard Scrabble Road expected to begin this fallThe road is one lane heading in both directions currently. The project is bein
Construction on Hard Scrabble Road expected to begin this fall
WIS News 10 Columbia / Posted 2 days ago
The road is one lane heading in both directions currently. The project is being funded by the Penny Tax program, but the South Carolina Department of Transportation is managing it. SCDOT says the project consists of widening the two-lane roadway... Read more
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Island Packet
Kittie’s Crossing property owner files restraining order against Walmartbuilt a median at the complex’s Bluffton Road entrance at the end of July. Ear
Kittie’s Crossing property owner files restraining order against Walmart
Island Packet / Posted 2 days ago
built a median at the complex’s Bluffton Road entrance at the end of July. Earlier this month, Walmart was ordered by South Carolina Department of Transportation to stop all roadwork associated with the construction of the superstore and Sam’s... Read more
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FOX Carolina
Upstate drivers want changes to Highway 25 in Greenville Co.about the condition of the two lane road. Some drivers have started a petition
Upstate drivers want changes to Highway 25 in Greenville Co.
FOX Carolina / Posted 5 days ago
about the condition of the two lane road. Some drivers have started a petition stating that Highway 25 is not safe and the South Carolina Department of Transportation agreed that improvements need to be made. One Upstate father, Vance Ferrigno,... Read more
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WLTX-TV Columbia
News 19 Investigates Questions Over SC DOT Contractswould have to be changed. If you would like to read the Office Of Inspector Ge
News 19 Investigates Questions Over SC DOT Contracts
WLTX-TV Columbia / Posted 5 days ago
would have to be changed. If you would like to read the Office Of Inspector General's Report in it's entirety, Just click on this link. "A Review of the Approval for Lynches River Contracting as a South Carolina Department of Transportation Vendo... Read more
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Spartanburg Herald-Journal
Spartanburg coroner seeks to lower deaths on railroad tracksA freight train moving at 55 miles per hour can take a mile or more to stop onc
Spartanburg coroner seeks to lower deaths on railroad tracks
Spartanburg Herald-Journal / Posted 5 days ago
A freight train moving at 55 miles per hour can take a mile or more to stop once the emergency brakes are applied. The South Carolina Department of Transportation decides where to install flashing lights and gates. Operation Lifesaver... Read more
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WIS News 10 Columbia
Man taken to hospital following trench rescue in Loriswidening project On Monday night, dozens attended a special meeting with quest
Man taken to hospital following trench rescue in Loris
WIS News 10 Columbia / Posted 5 days ago
widening project On Monday night, dozens attended a special meeting with questions about the I-26 widening project and the South Carolina Department of Transportation had answers. On Monday night, dozens attended a special meeting with questions... Read more
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WIS News 10 Columbia
SCDOT blames contractor for subpar work in I-26 widening projectOn Monday night, dozens came with questions about the I-26 widening project and
SCDOT blames contractor for subpar work in I-26 widening project
WIS News 10 Columbia / Posted 6 days ago
On Monday night, dozens came with questions about the I-26 widening project and the South Carolina Department of Transportation had answers. The project, which is more than a year behind schedule, has drawn criticism from both residents and Senator... Read more
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WIS News 10 Columbia
Penny Tax program updates officials on projects, COMET busessubpar work in I-26 widening project On Monday night, dozens came with questio
Penny Tax program updates officials on projects, COMET buses
WIS News 10 Columbia / Posted 6 days ago
subpar work in I-26 widening project On Monday night, dozens came with questions about the I-26 widening project and the South Carolina Department of Transportation had answers. On Monday night, dozens came with questions about the I-26 widening... Read more
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WBTV Charlotte
More legal trouble to get crosswalk for Harrisburg ElementaryThe Lancaster County School District is requesting the South Carolina Departmen
More legal trouble to get crosswalk for Harrisburg Elementary
WBTV Charlotte / Posted 6 days ago
The Lancaster County School District is requesting the South Carolina Department of Transportation (SCDOT) place a crosswalk near Harrisburg Elementary School. There has been controversy since a homeowner didn't allow students and their parents to... Read more
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WIS News 10 Columbia
I-26 back open after bump in the road causes flat tires, debris in roadexit 119, which is in the same area where construction is on-going. All of thi
I-26 back open after bump in the road causes flat tires, debris in road
WIS News 10 Columbia / Posted 9 days ago
exit 119, which is in the same area where construction is on-going. All of this led to an emergency lane closure by the South Carolina Department of Transportation on Friday afternoon. For a brief moment, all three lanes on Interstate 26 were... Read more
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Live 5 News Charleston
I-26 back open after bump in the road causes flat tires, debris in roadexit 119, which is in the same area where construction is on-going. All of thi
I-26 back open after bump in the road causes flat tires, debris in road
Live 5 News Charleston / Posted 9 days ago
exit 119, which is in the same area where construction is on-going. All of this led to an emergency lane closure by the South Carolina Department of Transportation on Friday afternoon. For a brief moment, all three lanes on Interstate 26 were... Read more
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WIS News 10 Columbia
GRAPHIC: Video shows Baylor football player abusing doglane closure on I-26 east in Lexington County Trucks pulled over due to damage
GRAPHIC: Video shows Baylor football player abusing dog
WIS News 10 Columbia / Posted 9 days ago
lane closure on I-26 east in Lexington County Trucks pulled over due to damage from bump in interstate The South Carolina Department of Transportation is performing an emergency lane closure on Interstate 26 in Lexington County... Read more
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WIS News 10 Columbia
22 arrested after street-level drug operation in Racepath neighborhoodlane closure on I-26 east in Lexington County Trucks pulled over due to damage
22 arrested after street-level drug operation in Racepath neighborhood
WIS News 10 Columbia / Posted 9 days ago
lane closure on I-26 east in Lexington County Trucks pulled over due to damage from bump in interstate The South Carolina Department of Transportation is performing an emergency lane closure on Interstate 26 in Lexington County... Read more
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WIS News 10 Columbia
Emergency lane closure on I-26 east in Lexington CountyThe South Carolina Department of Transportation is performing an emergency lane
Emergency lane closure on I-26 east in Lexington County
WIS News 10 Columbia / Posted 9 days ago
The South Carolina Department of Transportation is performing an emergency lane closure on Interstate 26 in Lexington County Friday afternoon. SCDOT says the eastbound lanes between mile markers 116 and 117 will be closed while crews correct a... Read more
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Anderson Independent-Mail
Highway commission asked to reverse Rhody Farm Road decisionon each side near S.C. 81 South in Starr. A Starr resident speaking on behalf
Highway commission asked to reverse Rhody Farm Road decision
Anderson Independent-Mail / Posted 10 days ago
on each side near S.C. 81 South in Starr. A Starr resident speaking on behalf of a group of concerned drivers asked the South Carolina Department of Transportation Commission to reverse its decision that transfers Rhody Farm Road into private... Read more
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Columbia Star
City Snippetsarea college students and working professionals. Groundbreaking is set for spri
City Snippets
Columbia Star / Posted 10 days ago
area college students and working professionals. Groundbreaking is set for spring 2017. US378 bridges being replaced The South Carolina Department of Transportation is replacing east and westbound bridges on U.S. 378 (Garners Ferry Road) over... Read more
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FOX Carolina
Lights Out on I85 Fox Carolina follow upbusy roadway, but as we discovered in our initial report last May, a good numbe
Lights Out on I85 Fox Carolina follow up
FOX Carolina / Posted 11 days ago
busy roadway, but as we discovered in our initial report last May, a good number of those lights, are out. So we asked the South Carolina Department of Transportation why it seemed to be such a problem. They said it is a 20-year-old lighting... Read more
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Anderson Independent-Mail
Walhalla: state funding could make Palmetto Trail a realityOconee County. State "C" funds are derived from 2.66 cents per gallon of the s
Walhalla: state funding could make Palmetto Trail a reality
Anderson Independent-Mail / Posted 11 days ago
Oconee County. State "C" funds are derived from 2.66 cents per gallon of the state gasoline tax and are distributed by the South Carolina Department of Transportation according to a formula among the 46 counties. They are earmarked to fund the... Read more
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WYFF 4 Greenville
I-85 tree work finished much quicker than expected; traffic back to normalThe South Carolina Department of Transportation had warned of an impending slow
I-85 tree work finished much quicker than expected; traffic back to normal
WYFF 4 Greenville / Posted 12 days ago
The South Carolina Department of Transportation had warned of an impending slowdown on I-85 that was expected to last hours Tuesday, but the problem was solved much faster than expected. Traffic was controlled on I-85 southbound between Woodruff... Read more
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Anderson Independent-Mail
Pendleton High School to get new baseball fieldother schools in the district. Dobbins said the board approved the baseball fi
Pendleton High School to get new baseball field
Anderson Independent-Mail / Posted 12 days ago
other schools in the district. Dobbins said the board approved the baseball field so the other needed upgrades such as the South Carolina Department of Transportation turning lane requirement could be addressed first. "I know, and we know, we... Read more
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WLTX-TV Columbia
SCDOT: 31 Road Closures Left From Historic Flooddetour and with the buses now back in school and stuff, they really need to get
SCDOT: 31 Road Closures Left From Historic Flood
WLTX-TV Columbia / Posted 13 days ago
detour and with the buses now back in school and stuff, they really need to get the road open," she said. According to the South Carolina Department of Transportation there are 31 roads and bridges that are still being worked on. Twenty-three of... Read more
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WLTX-TV Columbia
Garners Ferry Bridges Set For Reconstructionbetween Sumter and Columbia and we've got to have good bridges in between there
Garners Ferry Bridges Set For Reconstruction
WLTX-TV Columbia / Posted 16 days ago
between Sumter and Columbia and we've got to have good bridges in between there," Jason Fulmer said. Fulmer is with the South Carolina Department of Transportation. He said the two bridges that run over Pinewood Lake have reached the end of... Read more
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WLTX-TV Columbia
Forest Drive to Get New, Advanced Traffic SignalsForest Acres, SC (WLTX) - The South Carolina Department of Transportation will
Forest Drive to Get New, Advanced Traffic Signals
WLTX-TV Columbia / Posted 17 days ago
Forest Acres, SC (WLTX) - The South Carolina Department of Transportation will put up new advanced traffic signals along Forest Drive in an effort to help make driving in that area easier and ease congestion. City and leaders announced Thursday that... Read more
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WIS News 10 Columbia
Midlands community blames frequent gridlock on "horrendous" I-26 projectstretch of I-26 for several years. Right now, they're about a year behind sched
Midlands community blames frequent gridlock on "horrendous" I-26 project
WIS News 10 Columbia / Posted 19 days ago
stretch of I-26 for several years. Right now, they're about a year behind schedule, and there's still work to do. The South Carolina Department of Transportation says one of the companies working on this interstate project was even removed... Read more
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Anderson Independent-Mail
Clemson Boulevard traffic headaches in Anderson not going awaytraffic over to Greenville Street, and the business growth on Greenville Street
Clemson Boulevard traffic headaches in Anderson not going away
Anderson Independent-Mail / Posted 22 days ago
traffic over to Greenville Street, and the business growth on Greenville Street has helped, too," he said. Gay said the South Carolina Department of Transportation will continue to tinker with the timing of traffic lights along the busy... Read more
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WIS News 10 Columbia
Collision on I-20 WB causing serious traffic delayswho's at fault for "horrendous" I-26 projectLetter from DOT addresses who's at
Collision on I-20 WB causing serious traffic delays
WIS News 10 Columbia / Posted 22 days ago
who's at fault for "horrendous" I-26 projectLetter from DOT addresses who's at fault for "horrendous" I-26 project The South Carolina Department of Transportation dished out some honest answers and promised light at the end of the tunnel for... Read more
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Live 5 News Charleston
Letter from DOT addresses who's at fault for "horrendous" I-26 projectIn a letter WIS obtained Friday, the South Carolina Department of Transportatio
Letter from DOT addresses who's at fault for "horrendous" I-26 project
Live 5 News Charleston / Posted 22 days ago
In a letter WIS obtained Friday, the South Carolina Department of Transportation says there is light at the end of the tunnel for construction on I-26 in between Lexington and Calhoun County. But, in that letter, SCDOT is dishing out some honest... Read more
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WIS News 10 Columbia
Letter from DOT addresses who's at fault for "horrendous" I-26 projectIn a letter WIS obtained Friday, the South Carolina Department of Transportatio
Letter from DOT addresses who's at fault for "horrendous" I-26 project
WIS News 10 Columbia / Posted 23 days ago
In a letter WIS obtained Friday, the South Carolina Department of Transportation says there is light at the end of the tunnel for construction on I-26 in between Lexington and Calhoun County. But, in that letter, SCDOT is dishing out some honest... Read more
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WYFF 4 Greenville
LIVE: Slow traffic along I-85 northboundshows an accident with no injures was reported just before noon at mile marker
LIVE: Slow traffic along I-85 northbound
WYFF 4 Greenville / Posted 23 days ago
shows an accident with no injures was reported just before noon at mile marker 54, which is Pelham Road. Live video on the South Carolina Department of Transportation website showed a tractor-trailer with a red cab pulled over on the right shoulder... Read more
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WIS News 10 Columbia
Midlands senator demanding answers for SCDOT project delayspeople traveling to and from the Midlands. We're talking about I-26 between Le
Midlands senator demanding answers for SCDOT project delays
WIS News 10 Columbia / Posted 24 days ago
people traveling to and from the Midlands. We're talking about I-26 between Lexington and Calhoun Counties. For years, the South Carolina Department of Transportation has been working on widening that section of interstate and repaving it too. Now... Read more
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WIS News 10 Columbia
Search continues for missing 60-old in Midlandscloses portion of Hardscrabble Road due to flood damageSCDOT closes portion of
Search continues for missing 60-old in Midlands
WIS News 10 Columbia / Posted 24 days ago
closes portion of Hardscrabble Road due to flood damageSCDOT closes portion of Hardscrabble Road due to flood damage The South Carolina Department of Transportation has closed a portion of Hardscrabble Road in northeast Columbia to repair flood... Read more
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WIS News 10 Columbia
Sheriff holding news conference after Dylann Roof attacked in showercloses portion of Hardscrabble Road due to flood damageSCDOT closes portion of
Sheriff holding news conference after Dylann Roof attacked in shower
WIS News 10 Columbia / Posted 24 days ago
closes portion of Hardscrabble Road due to flood damageSCDOT closes portion of Hardscrabble Road due to flood damage The South Carolina Department of Transportation has closed a portion of Hardscrabble Road in northeast Columbia to repair flood... Read more
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WIS News 10 Columbia
SCDOT closes portion of Hardscrabble Road due to flood damageThe South Carolina Department of Transportation has closed a portion of Hardscr
SCDOT closes portion of Hardscrabble Road due to flood damage
WIS News 10 Columbia / Posted 24 days ago
The South Carolina Department of Transportation has closed a portion of Hardscrabble Road in northeast Columbia to repair flood damage. Hardscrabble Rd. is closed between Dresden Drive and Lake Elizabeth Drive. A detour is in place. A map of the... Read more
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WIS News 10 Columbia
Sheriff to hold news conference on assault involving Dylann Roofcloses portion of Hardscrabble Road due to flood damageSCDOT closes portion of
Sheriff to hold news conference on assault involving Dylann Roof
WIS News 10 Columbia / Posted 24 days ago
closes portion of Hardscrabble Road due to flood damageSCDOT closes portion of Hardscrabble Road due to flood damage The South Carolina Department of Transportation has closed a portion of Hardscrabble Road in northeast Columbia to repair flood... Read more
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Spartanburg Herald-Journal
Public comment being accepted on Spartanburg bridge projectsThe South Carolina Department of Transportation is accepting public comment thr
Public comment being accepted on Spartanburg bridge projects
Spartanburg Herald-Journal / Posted 26 days ago
The South Carolina Department of Transportation is accepting public comment through Aug. 15 on replacing 33 bridges in 18 counties. Three bridges in Spartanburg County�—�U.S. Highway 29 southbound over the North Tyger River; Interstate 85 northbound... Read more
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Spartanburg Herald-Journal
Public comment being accepted on bridge projectsMore bridge replacements are under consideration in South Carolina. The South
Public comment being accepted on bridge projects
Spartanburg Herald-Journal / Posted 26 days ago
More bridge replacements are under consideration in South Carolina. The South Carolina Department of Transportation is accepting public comment through Aug. 15 on replacing 33 bridges in 18 counties. Three bridges in Spartanburg County — U.S.... Read more
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WIS News 10 Columbia
Man riding lawnmower killed after accident in Spartanburgclosure on EB I-26 in Newberry County causing delaysLane closure on EB I-26 in
Man riding lawnmower killed after accident in Spartanburg
WIS News 10 Columbia / Posted 26 days ago
closure on EB I-26 in Newberry County causing delaysLane closure on EB I-26 in Newberry County causing delays The South Carolina Department of Transportation has closed a lane on eastbound Interstate 26 in Newberry County this week for... Read more
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Anderson Independent-Mail
Highway official: Policy may change because of Rhody Farm RoadAn Anderson-based engineer from the South Carolina Department of Transportation
Highway official: Policy may change because of Rhody Farm Road
Anderson Independent-Mail / Posted 27 days ago
An Anderson-based engineer from the South Carolina Department of Transportation says the outcry to keep Rhody Farm Road open in Starr will likely affect how the state agency makes future street decisions. "I've been with the department for 16 years... Read more
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WIS News 10 Columbia
DOT: I-26 widening expected to be finished next monthtime You've likely noticed some major construction on I-26 near I-77 for about
DOT: I-26 widening expected to be finished next month
WIS News 10 Columbia / Posted 27 days ago
time You've likely noticed some major construction on I-26 near I-77 for about 20 miles toward Charleston. Since 2013 the South Carolina Department of Transportation has been working to widen theMore >> You've likely noticed some major... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Emergency bridge repairs close I-26 east lane near Newberryof delays for travelers on Interstate 26 heading from Spartanburg to Columbia b
Emergency bridge repairs close I-26 east lane near Newberry
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 27 days ago
of delays for travelers on Interstate 26 heading from Spartanburg to Columbia because of emergency bridge repairs. The South Carolina Department of Transportation said road crews closed one lane of eastbound I-26 near mile marker 81 east of... Read more
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Live 5 News Charleston
Emergency bridge repairs close I-26 east lane near Newberryof delays for travelers on Interstate 26 heading from Spartanburg to Columbia b
Emergency bridge repairs close I-26 east lane near Newberry
Live 5 News Charleston / Posted 27 days ago
of delays for travelers on Interstate 26 heading from Spartanburg to Columbia because of emergency bridge repairs. The South Carolina Department of Transportation said road crews closed one lane of eastbound I-26 near mile marker 81 east of... Read more
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WBTV Charlotte
Emergency bridge repairs close I-26 east lane near Newberryof delays for travelers on Interstate 26 heading from Spartanburg to Columbia b
Emergency bridge repairs close I-26 east lane near Newberry
WBTV Charlotte / Posted 27 days ago
of delays for travelers on Interstate 26 heading from Spartanburg to Columbia because of emergency bridge repairs. The South Carolina Department of Transportation said road crews closed one lane of eastbound I-26 near mile marker 81 east of... Read more
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FOX Carolina
Appeals court: North Carolina voter ID law is discriminatoryWilliam Shirley (Source: Lexington Co. Detention Center) Attorney General Alan
Appeals court: North Carolina voter ID law is discriminatory
FOX Carolina / Posted 30 days ago
William Shirley (Source: Lexington Co. Detention Center) Attorney General Alan Wilson said four officials with the South Carolina Department of Transportation have been indicted on corruption charges. Attorney General Alan Wilson said four... Read more
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FOX Carolina
Internet flips for photographer's parody shot on Lake GreenwoodWilliam Shirley (Source: Lexington Co. Detention Center) Attorney General Alan
Internet flips for photographer's parody shot on Lake Greenwood
FOX Carolina / Posted 30 days ago
William Shirley (Source: Lexington Co. Detention Center) Attorney General Alan Wilson said four officials with the South Carolina Department of Transportation have been indicted on corruption charges. Attorney General Alan Wilson said four... Read more
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FOX Carolina
Train hits tractor-trailer in Union Co.William Shirley (Source: Lexington Co. Detention Center) Attorney General Alan
Train hits tractor-trailer in Union Co.
FOX Carolina / Posted 30 days ago
William Shirley (Source: Lexington Co. Detention Center) Attorney General Alan Wilson said four officials with the South Carolina Department of Transportation have been indicted on corruption charges. Attorney General Alan Wilson said four... Read more
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WIS News 10 Columbia
Police need help identifying man who used stolen account information in Sumterclosed in Newberry Co. next week for bridge repairsLanes of I-26 closed in Newb
Police need help identifying man who used stolen account information in Sumter
WIS News 10 Columbia / Posted 30 days ago
closed in Newberry Co. next week for bridge repairsLanes of I-26 closed in Newberry Co. next week for bridge repairs The South Carolina Department of Transportation is closing a lane on eastbound Interstate 26 in Newberry County Sunday night for... Read more
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WIS News 10 Columbia
Gator pulled from pond where elderly woman's body foundclosed in Newberry Co. next week for bridge repairsLanes of I-26 closed in Newb
Gator pulled from pond where elderly woman's body found
WIS News 10 Columbia / Posted 30 days ago
closed in Newberry Co. next week for bridge repairsLanes of I-26 closed in Newberry Co. next week for bridge repairs The South Carolina Department of Transportation is closing a lane on eastbound Interstate 26 in Newberry County Sunday night for... Read more
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WLTX-TV Columbia
Emergency Repairs to Close Lane of I-26 East Near NewberryNEWBERRY, SC - (AP) - The South Carolina Department of Transportation says it w
Emergency Repairs to Close Lane of I-26 East Near Newberry
WLTX-TV Columbia / Posted 30 days ago
NEWBERRY, SC - (AP) - The South Carolina Department of Transportation says it will need to close a lane on the main route from the Upstate to Columbia for emergency repairs to a bridge in Newberry County. Officials said in a news release that one... Read more
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FOX Carolina
Seneca man arrested on robbery chargesWilliam Shirley (Source: Lexington Co. Detention Center) Attorney General Alan
Seneca man arrested on robbery charges
FOX Carolina / Posted 30 days ago
William Shirley (Source: Lexington Co. Detention Center) Attorney General Alan Wilson said four officials with the South Carolina Department of Transportation have been indicted on corruption charges. Attorney General Alan Wilson said four... Read more
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FOX Carolina
Man reportedly armed with gun, ax arrested after SWAT standoffWilliam Shirley (Source: Lexington Co. Detention Center) Attorney General Alan
Man reportedly armed with gun, ax arrested after SWAT standoff
FOX Carolina / Posted 30 days ago
William Shirley (Source: Lexington Co. Detention Center) Attorney General Alan Wilson said four officials with the South Carolina Department of Transportation have been indicted on corruption charges. Attorney General Alan Wilson said four... Read more
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