Author: Laura Pence

Horry County School Transportation Director Gets DUI

Welcome back. Horry County Schools Transportation Director James Wright was arrested yesterday night on charges of driving under the influence. On top of the DUI, he was also charged with a seat belt violation. While not much else is known about the arrest besides the charges and the time of arrest, Horry County Schools Spokesperson Lisa Bourcier announced the district…

Robbery Turned Car Chase Ends with Four Dead and One Injured

Four are dead and one is in critical condition after a deadly shoot out following a robbery turned wild car chase in Florida yesterday. Police arrived at the scene of a jewelry store robbery after a silent alarm was triggered. The two robbers, in attempt to escape, hijacked a UPS truck with the driver inside and led the police on…

Helicopter Crash Leaves Three Soldiers Dead

Three National Guard soldiers are dead after their helicopter crashed during a routine test flight yesterday. Approximately nine minutes after takeoff from the Army Aviation Facility in St. Cloud, Minnesota, a mayday call from the UH-60 black hawk helicopter came in. Contact with the helicopter was lost shortly after and the crash occurred merely 16 miles from the base. The…

Pentagon Considering Increasing Amount of Troops in Iran

The Pentagon is discussing stationing upwards of 7,000 more troops in Iran as part of an effort to increase their air defense capabilities. This is all due to the increased threat the Pentagon currently perceives in Iran. In November, the Navy intercepted a ship believed to be carrying weapons bound for Yemen. Several European countries, including Germany and France, have…

Shooting at Pensacola Naval Air Station

Breaking news today as reports of a shooting at the Pensacola Naval Air Station leaves two dead and at least five injured. The shooting took place early this morning at the Naval Air Station which employs more than 16,000 military and 7,400 civilian personnel. FBI from Pensacola, Jacksonville and Mobile, Alabama all responded to the scene. This took place just…

Five-year-old Girl in Critical Condition

A $1,000 reward is being offered in exchange for information regarding a five-year-old girl who was shot in the head. Amelia Brown is currently in critical condition and being treated at Vidant Medical Center in Greenville. The shooting took place in North Carolina while Amelia was in the car with her mother. The incident is still currently under investigation as…

Myrtle Beach Nightclub Shooter Found Guilty

Myrtle Beach shooter Cleavon Dantzler has plead guilty. Dantzler, who fired into a crowded nightclub and injured five people in 2016, plead guilty after just two days into his trial. He was charged with five counts of attempted murder, felon in possession of a firearm, and possession of a weapon during the commission of a violent crime and is set…

Pearl Harbor Shooter

Days before the the 78th anniversary of the tragic attack on Pearl Harbor, the military base found itself facing yet another tragedy. An active U.S. sailor opened fire and killed two people and injured another before fatally shooting himself yesterday afternoon. The shooting occurred on the shipyard and reports came in that the shooter was wearing his navy uniform at…

George Zimmerman Sues Trayvon Martin’s Parents

Shocking news as George Zimmerman announced he’s suing Trayvon Martin’s parents and others for 100 million dollars. George Zimmerman, who was acquitted for fatally shooting 17-year-old Trayvon Martin in 2012, is now suing the Martin’s for defamation. Zimmerman maintains there was a lot of blatant dishonesty and fraud during his trial and that those responsible need to be held accountable….

Impeachment Hearings

Right out of the gate, the impeachment hearings yesterday yielded some interesting debates. Four constitutional lawyers met to discuss the grounds for impeachment in President Trump’s case. The panel consisted of three lawyers called forth by democrats and one by republicans. Within the first 90 minutes three roll call votes were called by republicans in supposed efforts of stalling and…