A 19-year veteran of the Horry County Police Department was fired Friday after attorneys suing the force over a wrongful conviction pointed out the officer, who lied to obtain a warrant in that case, had never been “disciplined or reprimanded.”
Charges of domestic violence against former Coastal Carolina men’s golf coach Kevin McPherson of Conway have been dismissed. Fifteenth Circuit assistant solicitor Jonathan Miles chose to dismiss the case due to insufficient evidence to take the case to trial, according to solicitor Jimmy Richardson.
The board of the nation's largest irrigation district rejected participation in Gov. Jerry Brown's $16 billion plan to build two giant tunnels to re-engineer California's north-south water delivery system, dealing a major blow to the project.