Beaufort’s Candice Glover heads to American Idol finale

Source: American Idol Facebook
Source: American Idol Facebook

Beaufort County, SC (WCSC / AP) - - Beaufort County native Candice Glover has made it to the final round on American Idol Thursday night.

Glover made it to the top two spot as her name was the first to be called.

Kree Harrison is headed to the American Idol Finals next week and will face Glover in the singing competition to win the next title of American Idol.

American Idol judge Randy Jackson says he won't be returning to the show after serving 12 seasons on the judging panel.

The record producer said in a statement Thursday that he's leaving "Idol" to focus on his record label and other business opportunities.

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