The 72nd Annual Hampton County Watermelon Festival kicked off on Saturday.
This festival is the oldest running festival in South Carolina. It will be at Lake Warren State Park through June 22, with a parade and music.
WTOC will broadcast the festival parade next Saturday. The broadcast will begin at 10 a.m. and will wrap up around noon.
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Police and fire crews are on the scene of a large debris pile fire in the 4000 block of Ogeechee Road.
The Effingham County School District is looking to hire bus drivers for the upcoming year.
A man has been killed after he was hit by an Amtrak train passing through South Carolina Tuesday morning.
Lottery officials in South Carolina say someone bought a winning Mega Millions ticket at a Hilton Head Island grocery store.
Effingham County Sheriff Jimmy McDuffie sadly announced the passing of retired K-9 Corporal AJ on Monday.