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Dianté Gibbs


Charleston, SC, United States

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Recent articles by Dianté:

Summerville Police seeking info after motorist crashes into ‘beloved’ traffic message board

SUMMERVILLE, S.C. (WCBD) – The Summerville Police Department needs your help after the department’s message board was knocked over by a motorist on Sunday. SPD said a driver fled the scene after crashing into the message board early Sunday morning. The sign was located on North Main Street/US-17A near I-26 early Sunday morning. Anyone with information can contact SPD at (843) 875-1650. → Read More

CPD: Man arrested for punching security staff at Roper St. Francis Hospital

CHARLESTON, S.C. (WCBD) – A man was arrested after allegedly assaulting a hospital security guard Sunday evening. According to a report from the Charleston Police Department, officers responded to Roper St. Francis Hospital just after 6:30 p.m. following the reported assault. CPD officers arrived to find the suspect, identified as Joshua Stalvey (33), being held […] → Read More

Infant severely burned, father hurt after Colleton County fire destroys mobile home

COLLETON COUNTY, S.C. (WCBD) – Two people were hurt and a mobile home was destroyed after a blaze Thursday night in Colleton County. Colleton County Fire-Rescue officials said the call came in just before 11 p.m. about a single-wide mobile home in the 8900 block of Lodge Highway fully involved. “A father was awakened to smoke […] → Read More

BCSO: 2 arrested after ‘significant’ amount of narcotics found in traffic stop

BERKELEY COUNTY, S.C. (WCBD) – A pair is behind bars after Berkeley County sheriff’s deputies found a large amount of narcotics following a traffic stop last week. Deputies on November 28 conducted a traffic stop of a Volkswagen vehicle they say was impeding traffic during an investigation in Ladson, according to the Berkeley County Sheriff’s […] → Read More

1 arrested in connection to deadly September shooting at Summerville barbershop

SUMMERVILLE, S.C. (WCBD) – The Summerville Police Department announced an arrest after a September shooting killed one person. SPD arrested Steven Earl Johnson Jr. (23) on October 7, charging him with murder, armed robbery, and possession of a weapon during a violent crime. On September 24, police responded to the shooting at Creative Cuttin’ Styles […] → Read More

1 killed in crash involving Georgetown County school bus carrying over 20 students

GEORGETOWN COUNTY, S.C. (WCBD) – The Georgetown County Coroner said one person was killed after rear-ending a school bus from behind Friday. Coroner Chase Ridgeway identified the victim as a Moncks Corner man, 58, who died from multiple body injuries after hitting the school bus from behind. His name has not yet been released. The […] → Read More

Berkeley County’s first all-inclusive Central Creek Park nears completion

GOOSE CREEK, S.C. (WCBD) – Berkeley County will soon open its first all-inclusive park in Goose Creek next month. City of Goose Creek officials will have a grand opening celebration on December 16 and December 17 for the new 13-acre Central Creek Park. The expansive park features the following: 26,145 square-foot all-abilities playground Activity area […] → Read More

Road closures, parking restrictions announced ahead of IOP’s Holiday Street Festival

ISLE OF PALMS, S.C. (WCBD) – Road closures will begin Saturday morning in anticipation of the Holiday Street Festival and Tree Lighting on Isle of Palms. Beginning at 6 a.m., no parking will be permitted on both sides of Ocean Boulevard between Pavilion Drive and 10th Avenue. The festival will start at 2 p.m. with […] → Read More

German-based machine manufacturer announces $12.5M expansion in North Charleston

NORTH CHARLESTON, S.C. (WCBD) – An innovative machine technology company announced a multi-million dollar expansion in the North Charleston area. Zeltwanger LP, headquartered in Germany, announced Tuesday a $12.5 million expansion that will create 24 new jobs. The company produces machine products and also serves a variety of industries ranging from plant engineering, automotive, e-mobility, […] → Read More

Coroner ID’s man found dead after fleeing from police, driving into Ashley River

CHARLESTON COUNTY, S.C. (WCBD) – A 20-year-old man who drove a stolen vehicle into the Ashley River Friday has been identified. Coroner Bobbi Jo O’Neal identified Say’Von Wright, of Ladson, who was found dead after drowning in the Ashley River. On Friday, the North Charleston Police Department (NCPD) responded to the Wando Woods neighborhood around […] → Read More

SCDOT having statewide ‘Fall Cleanup’

COLUMBIA, S.C. (WCBD) – Motorists may notice SCDOT employees picking up roadside litter in part of the agency’s ‘Fall Cleanup’ happening statewide on Tuesday. The Fall Cleanup involves hundreds of employees from SCDOT headquarters and county offices collaborating in the effort. The agency is cautioning drivers to watch for SCDOT personnel on the highways. → Read More

NCPD: Man arrested after stealing steaks from Food Lion at knifepoint

NORTH CHARLESTON, S.C. (WCBD) – A man was arrested Friday after police said he attempted to steal steaks from a North Charleston grocery store. According to a report, officers with the North Charleston Police Department (NCPD) responded to Food Lion along Dorchester Road just before 10:00 p.m. on Nov. 25 after the store manager allegedly […] → Read More

Charleston County School District to host virtual job fair

CHARLESTON COUNTY, S.C. (WCBD) – The Charleston County School District (CCSD) will host a hiring event for teachers on Tuesday. CCSD’s hiring event will be held virtually through Zoom on November 29 from 4 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. The event is open to external educators from all certification areas. Job seekers must register to participate. […] → Read More

Community Resource Center to host ‘major’ toy collection in Summerville

SUMMERVILLE, S.C. (WCBD) – The Community Resource Center will be collected toys this Sunday. Community Resource Center is partnering with Dorchester County officials for one of three major toy collections. Toys will be collected at 116 West Second North Street this Sunday, November 27 from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. → Read More

Coroner ID’s victim in deadly Ladson shooting

CHARLESTON COUNTY, S.C. (WCBD) – The identity of a man killed in a Ladson-area Wednesday shooting is released by the Charleston County Coroner. Coroner Bobbi Jo O’Neal identified Jermaine Bunch Jr. (27) as the victim of the deadly shooting. Charleston County sheriff’s deputies were dispatched to Garwood Drive near Hardwood Street in the Woodside Manor […] → Read More

Ohio man killed in Colleton Co. crash involving semi-truck

WALTERBORO, S.C. (WCBD) – Fire-rescue officials said a multi-vehicle crash claimed the life of an Ohio man Wednesday. Colleton County Fire-Rescue responded to the high-speed, two-vehicle crash just after 5:20 a.m. at the intersection of ACE Basin Parkway/US-17 and Hope Plantation Lane, according to officials. A man driving a 2014 Ford van headed north on […] → Read More

Black Friday forecast: Cloudy and rainy for shoppers

CHARLESTON, S.C. (WCBD) – Headed out the door for Black Friday shopping? You might need a jacket as the day starts with temperatures from the hi-50s to low-60s and a steady chance of rain through the afternoon. Black Friday shoppers in the Lowcountry may see off-and-on showers and cloud covers through the morning. Storm Team […] → Read More

Police presence at N. Charleston boat landing Friday morning

NORTH CHARLESTON, S.C. (WCBD) – The North Charleston Police Department responded to an incident near the Ashley River Friday morning. NCPD spokesperson Harve Jacobs said police units are present at the end of Flynn Drive near the Ashley River boat landing. Information is limited at this time. News 2 has sent a report to the scene. Check back as we learn more. → Read More

I-26 EB crash closes lanes near I-526 interchange

NORTH CHARLESTON, S.C. (WCBD) – A Wednesday afternoon crash is causing delays for eastbound motorists on I-26 in North Charleston. The crash occurred just before noon at mile marker 212, according to the South Carolina Highway Patrol. This is near the I-526 interchange. The crash prompted the closure of two left lanes, causing traffic to […] → Read More

SCHP: Driver killed after tractor-trailer crash in Colleton County

COLLETON COUNTY, S.C. (WCBD) – One person was killed during an early morning Colleton County crash that involved a transfer truck. Lance Cpl. Nick Pye with the South Carolina Highway Patrol (SCHP) said the crash happened on U.S. Highway 17 near Hope Plantation Lane just before 5:30 a.m. Both a 2003 Volvo tractor-trailer and a […] → Read More