Wednesday, Nov 28


Volunteer sexually assaulted boy, 3, at Newspring Church in North Charleston


NORTH CHARLESTON, SC (WCIV) — A volunteer at a North Charleston church is in jail, accused of sexually assaulting a little boy. The Dorchester County Sheriff's Office has arrested Jacop Hazlett, 28, on a charge of first degree criminal…

Tuesday, May 22


Sunday, May 20


Three inmates—two charged with murder—escape Orangeburg jail

The Orangeburg County Sheriff's Office is looking for three inmates who escaped the Orangeburg County Detention Center Saturday night. Detention center officers reported the attempted escape by multiple inmates. They say it happened just…

Wednesday, Apr 25


Lowcountry agencies to participate in National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day


Lowcountry law enforcement officials are gearing up for Saturday's National Drug Take-Back day. Officers will be set up at locations around the Lowcountry from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.. Organizers call it an opportunity to prevent pill abuse and…

Sunday, Mar 11


Nun involved in lawsuit with Katy Perry over convent dies

LOS ANGELES (AP) — A nun who was involved in a lawsuit with pop star Katy Perry over the sale of a convent in Los Angeles died Friday after collapsing during a court appearance. Sister Catherine Rose Holzman, 89, had served the church …

Friday, Mar 2


Uber driver receives $1K ticket for picking up passenger on King Street


On a Friday or Saturday night, King Street is packed and many people use Uber to get home. But if you're an Uber driver and park in the wrong spot, that pick up could cost you hundreds of dollars. Jim Clary is between jobs. He is earning…

Thursday, Feb 15


Heidi Todd found alive after over 24-hr search

JOHNS ISLAND, S.C. (WCIV) - Heidi Todd, a missing 4-year-old girl from Johns Island in Charleston County, S.C., has been found alive outside Birmingham, Alabama, officials say. Police officers in Riverside, Alabama have confirmed to ABC…

Tuesday, Feb 6


Charleston BLM activist Muhiydin Moye shot, killed in New Orleans

In this July 2016 photo, Muhiydin Moye is approached by North Charleston Police officers, who escorted him from a North Charleston City Council Public Safety Committee meeting for interrupting the proceedings. Moye was arrested and charged…

Friday, Jan 26

Sunday, Sep 10


Evacuees from Florida, Georgia make long trek north through South Carolina to escape Irma

SANTEE, S.C. (WCIV) — Traffic on I-95 heading through Santee was busy Saturday, especially at Exit 99 in Santee where a popular rest area is located. The majority of the cars coming through had Georgia or Florida license plates. People…


Hurricane Irma now has the entire Lowcountry under a tropical storm warning

A tropical storm warning now has been issued for the entire Lowcountry, with parts of the area also under a storm surge warning and hurricane watch as Hurricane Irma begins its northward turn. Allendale, Beaufort, Berkeley, Charleston,…

Saturday, Sep 9


WATCH: Gov. McMaster provides update on Hurricane Irma

At 2 p.m. Saturday, South Carolina Governor Henry McMaster provided an update on the state's response to Hurricane Irma. Specifically, he provided an update on evacuations of some barrier islands and available shelters.

Sunday, Jul 16

3 adults, 1 child transported after lightning strike on Isle of Palms

First responders on Isle of Palms we dispatched at around 1 p.m. to a report of several people struck by lightning. Chief Ann M. Graham with the Isle of Palms Fire Department said fire and EMS crews found three adults in the area of 54…

Friday, Jul 14


Lines of traffic at the West Ashley Krispy Kreme for discounted doughnuts

West Ashley, S.C. (WCIV) — Traffic is backing up at the West Ashley Krispy Kreme for those waiting to get their hands on a dozen doughnuts for just 80 cents! Krispy Kreme Doughnuts celebrates the 80th birthday of its iconic Original…

Friday, Jul 7


Escaped convict Jimmy Causey recaptured; Drone, 'makeshift' dummy used in escape

DORCHESTER COUNTY, S.C. (WCIV) — Jimmy Causey, the inmate who escaped this week from a state-run maximum security prison in Dorchester County, has been captured. Officials with the SC Department of Corrections, announced his capture around…

Wednesday, Jul 5


Kathy Griffin interviewed by Secret Service over Trump photo: report

Kathy Griffin was reportedly interviewed by the Secret Service for more than an hour about a controversial picture which showed her holding a bloody, decapitated Donald Trump "wig head". The comedienne hit headlines when she posted the…

Thursday, Jun 15


Dog treats recalled for possible salmonella

CHARLESTON, S.C. (WCIV) — Loving Pets is voluntarily recalling their dog treats because of possible Salmonella contamination. According to a release from the Food and Drug Administration no illnesses, injuries or complaints have been…

Friday, Jun 9


Polanski's victim asks judge to end case against director


Roman Polanski's sexual assault victim asked a judge Friday to end the 40-year-old case against the fugitive director, but there was no indication her plea would bring an end to the lengthy court saga. Samantha Geimer told Los Angeles…

Thursday, May 11


Bill aims to ban SC drilling as gov't begins seismic surveys in Atlantic

While Trump administration said Wednesday it's moving forward on seismic surveys in the Atlantic Ocean, a bill was introduced to ban drilling off one southern coast. The surveys are the first step toward offshore drilling in a region where…

Saturday, May 6


Monday, May 1


Monday, Apr 17


Report: Ben Affleck 'dating someone' as Jennifer Garner divorce progresses

Ben Affleck is reportedly "dating someone" and "ready to move on" following his failed marriage to Jennifer Garner. The Hollywood couple announced its split in June 2015, but had not filed court papers to legally put an end to the marriage…

Thursday, Apr 6


Tuesday, Mar 28


Pence, Netanyahu applaud Trump for support of Israel

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu praised President Donald Trump Monday for the support his administration has already shown for Israel since he took office in January. "I'm confident that the U.S. and Israel will stand together…

Friday, Mar 24


Tuesday, Mar 14


Texas bill proposes $100 fine on men for each time they masturbate

A proposed bill submitted in the Texas state legislature addresses men's masturbation habits. According to CNN, Rep. Jessica Farrar, a Democrat serving a district in Houston, knows her bill won't travel far, using it to "make a point and…

Friday, Mar 10


Notorious B.I.G.'s Mother: 'I have an idea who killed my son'

The Notorious B.I.G.'s Mother mother is convinced Los Angeles authorities are involved in "one giant conspiracy" because she is sure they know who killed her son. The rap icon, real name Christopher Wallace, was shot and killed in Los…

Tuesday, Feb 7


Former Patriot living in Summerville celebrates huge Super Bowl win

SUMMERVILLE, S.C. (WCIV) — There were certainly plenty of Super Bowl parties all over the Lowcountry Sunday night, but none may have been louder than the one in Summerville hosted by Tracy White, the Timberland High grad who played for…

Saturday, Jan 21


16 killed in fiery bus crash on Italian highway

ROME (AP) — A bus carrying Hungarian school students home from a skiing trip to France slammed into a highway barrier in northern Italy and caught fire, killing at least 16 people, police said Saturday. Thirty-nine people survived, though…

Saturday, Jan 14


Ben Affleck: 'I got into directing for the sex scenes'


Ben Affleck has agreed writing himself into sex scenes is one of the perks of being a movie director. The "Argo" actor appears on The Graham Norton Show on Friday alongside co-star Sienna Miller, who plays his onscreen love interest,…