- Authorities have yet to determine a motive in Marco McMillian's death, but his family thinks his murder was politically motivated.
Earl Scruggs, Legendary Bluegrass Banjo Player, Dies at 88: Tributes From Musicians, Actors, Pour In From TwitterEarl Scruggs, the legendary bluegrass musician perhaps best known for his banjo playing on The Ballad of Jed Clampett , which served as the theme song for The Beverly Hillbillies, died Wednesday of natural causes in Nashville, Tenn., according to his son, Gary Scruggs. He was 88.
- The Garden-Webb University student collapsed in class on Jan. 17 and died on her 21st birthday, only a few hours after tweeting, Thank you God for another year of life. A Facebook memorial has already been erected for Patterson, as a spokeswoman reveals the reason for her tragic death during a religion class at the Boiling Springs remains a complete mystery.