Source: Shahar Azran / Shahar Azran The Apollo Theater had a huge night during their annual Spring Benefit raising a record-breaking $3.7 million including a $500,000 gift from Tyler Perry who made the surprise announcement during his acceptance speech.   As per Variety the esteemed director, producer and actor gave back to the Black creative community […]

DORCHESTER COUNTY, S.C. (WCBD) – Emergency crews are responding to a church fire in Summerville on Wednesday afternoon. The fire was reported at First Emmanuel Baptist Church off Dorchester Road around 2:14 p.m. Dorchester County Fire Rescue responded to the call within two minutes. The pastor was the only person inside the church when the […]

NORTH CHARLESTON, S.C. (WCBD) – Authorities are seeking help from the public in locating a missing woman last seen in 2020. Police say that Adrean Capers (31) was last seen on March 28, 2020, at the Econo Lodge in Summerville. Capers is described to be 5’3″ in height, weighing 160 pounds. She was last seen […]

SUMMERVILLE, S.C. (WCBD) – A Summerville church was destroyed by a fire Wednesday, causing the roof to collapse. Now, state and federal agents are investigating what led to the flames breaking out. “The flames filled the road it was all black and stuff like something you see in a horror movie, almost it was on […]

CHARLESTON, S.C. (WCBD) – Several roads were closed Wednesday evening due to flooding in Downtown Charleston. A coastal flood advisory is in effect from 8:00 p.m. Wednesday to 12:00 a.m. Thursday. As of 11:00 p.m., the following streets were closed due to flooding: Beaufain Street between Lockwood Drive and Pitt Street Broad Street from the […]

CHARLESTON, S.C. (WCBD) – The body of a boater that went missing June 14 was recovered June 15 in the Charleston Harbor. According to the Charleston Police Department, an elderly man was boating with friends in the Wappoo Cut when he decided to take a swim, but was swept away by the current. The Charleston […]