Legendary newsman Steve Crump passes away, leaving a lasting legacy #RIPSteveCrump

By | August 31, 2023



Death – Obituary News : Legendary newsman Steve Crump, known for his love of racehorses, has passed away. He recently visited Wateree CI to share the heartwarming story of horses and inmates providing each other with second chances. The South Carolina Department of Corrections shared the news and expressed their condolences. #RIP

Legendary newsman Steve Crump, renowned for his exceptional journalism and passion for racehorses, sadly passed away today. The news of his untimely demise has sent shockwaves throughout the journalism community and left a void that will be difficult to fill.


Steve Crump was a beloved figure in the industry, known for his unwavering dedication to reporting the truth and his ability to connect with his audience. His career spanned several decades, during which he covered some of the most significant events in recent history. From political scandals to natural disasters, Crump’s reporting was always insightful, unbiased, and thought-provoking.

Beyond his remarkable journalistic achievements, Crump had a deep love for racehorses. Just two months ago, he visited Wateree CI to share the heartwarming story of horses and inmates finding redemption and second chances together. Through his storytelling, Crump shed light on the transformative power of compassion and the capacity for change that exists in all individuals.

Throughout his career, Crump received numerous accolades for his exceptional work. His contributions to journalism have left an indelible mark on the industry, inspiring countless aspiring reporters to pursue truth and justice. Colleagues remember him as a mentor, always willing to lend a helping hand and share his wealth of knowledge.

The loss of Steve Crump is not just felt within the journalism community but also by the countless individuals whose lives he touched through his reporting. His legacy will live on through the stories he shared and the impact he made. Our thoughts and condolences go out to his family, friends, and colleagues during this difficult time.

Rest in peace, Steve Crump. Your dedication, integrity, and passion will forever be remembered..