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Attorney General Weighs In on Suspended Legislators Seats

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) _ South Carolina’s attorney general agrees the state Supreme Court can resolve questions over whether Gov. Henry McMaster should temporarily fill the seats of suspended legislators. Attorney General Alan Wilson says it’s “in the public interest” for the state’s highest court to directly take up the issue. But Wilson said in court documents filed Friday a lawsuit…

Double Murder Suspect Extradited to Columbia

COLUMBIA, SC (WOLO)- A man arrested in connection with a 2011 double murder case has been extradited to South Carolina to formally face his Two Counts of Murder charges. Kenneth Canzater, Junior,33, is accused of shooting and killing 25-year-old Candra Alston and stabbing her 3-year-old daughter Malaysia Boykin several times in their Brook Pines apartment in January 2011. Canzater, an acquaintance…

Federal Housing Assistance From 2015 Flood

Columbia, SC (WOLO) — If you were impacted by the 2015 flood here in South Carolina, you are still eligible for federal assistance. 9 Monday morning registration will begin for those wishing to get help with home repairs and mobile home replacement for the intake period from 9a until 5pm. Anyone in line today before 5pm will get to register…

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…