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Police Search For Answers in Weekend Shooting

More questions tonight after a Columbia man is found shot and killed. Columbia Police are still searching for answers in a weekend shooting. It is a neighborhood, and even police, say it’s usually quiet. It was a good day to clean the car, but 71-year-old James Glenn can never wash away the image he saw Sunday. “We was coming to…

Columbia Police Investigating Shooting

Columbia Police say they are investigating the body of a 21-year-old man who was found dead outside a home on Belvedere Drive. Last night, Columbia Police say they responded to a call of shots fired, but when they arrived at the location, they didn’t find anything. However, Sunday morning around 9a.m., authorities discovered the body of the man outside the…

CSI – Richland County

Four people were just arrested after skeletal remains were found near a Northeast Columbia apartment. Forensics made the link between the suspects and victim. “It’s quite satisfying as far as our job’s concerned to be able to help the family bring closure.” says John Barron, a DNA analyst for the Richland County Sheriff’s Department. Closure is about to happen in…

Hidden Columbia – Pastafarians

South Carolina is a heavily religious state. And oddly as it sounds, there is a group of USC students who worship the Flying Spaghetti Monster. The connection: how this seemingly ridiculous belief actually says a lot about the changing world of religion in South Carolina. In this edition of Hidden Columbia, Anderson Burns introduces you the Pastafarians. Please click image…

Prince Takes Home Run Derby Crown

Milwaukee Brewers 1st baseman Prince Fielder is the Home Run Derby king. Fielder holds off Texas Rangers slugger Nelson Cruz to take home this year’s title. Hometown favorites Albert Pujols and Ryan Howard were eliminated in the second round in St. Louis. Click below to see the highlights from the ABC Columbia Monday 11 o’clock sportscast.

Wrinkle Free Wednesday – Golden Hands

In part two of our hands series, we show you a treatment to get rid of age spots and mylasma on your hands. It’s a more aggressive treatment then what we showed you last week and it is designed specifically for those of you with more mature skin. In this Wrinkle Free Wednesday, we head to the Preva Laser Skin…

McMaster Versus Craigslist

The battle between Craigslist and South Carolina Attorney General Henry McMaster has heated up today. McMaster is asking a federal judge to dismiss a complaint against him by Craigslist. The attorney general argues, that the San Francisco based Craigslist, has not proven he violated employees rights by threatening to prosecute what he called prostitution related ads. Back in May, McMaster…

SC Plant Expanding, Creating 80 New Jobs

Good news on the job front , Honeywell says it will expand its South Carolina plant creating 80 jobs over the next five years. The Herald of Rock Hill reports today that the safety products manufacturer is expanding to accommodate a new product line. Honeywell makes aircraft equipment, specialty chemicals and other products.

Utility Worker Electrocuted

Electrocution A utility worker has been electrocuted while working on a high voltage power line near Macedonia. 25 year old Jeremy Thomas of Moncks Corner died Tuesday afternoon. Berkeley County Chief Deputy Coroner Bill Salisbury says the Santee Cooper lineman was working on the power line five miles north of Moncks corner when he was shocked. Thomas was taken to…

Clemson Trustees Approve Salary Review

(AP) _ Trustees at Clemson University have agreed to set up a committee to review salaries at the school. The Independent Mail of Anderson reported that trustees on Thursday approved the compensation advisory group proposed by Clemson President James Barker. The Clemson Faculty Senate earlier this year criticized double-digit pay raises given to administrators while keeping faculty and staff raises…