Jason Raven

Jason Raven joined the WIS Team in October 2018. Jason comes to WIS after two years at WRDW/WAGT in Augusta, Georgia. Before his time in the Peach State, Jason worked at SNN, the Suncoast News Network in Sarasota, Florida. He has covered a wide range of stories while in Georgia and Florida. Jason loves storytelling and is looking forward to telling the stories of the Palmetto State. Jason was born in Panama City, Panama, and is fluent in Spanish. He is from a military family and he has lived in Germany, North Dakota, Texas, Georgia and Florida. Jason is a proud graduate of the University of South Florida. When he isn’t working, Jason is cheering on his USF Bulls, the Tampa Bay Lightning, Buccaneers, and Rays. He enjoys spending time outdoors and is looking forward to exploring what the Columbia area has to offer. Jason also loves trying local restaurants, so be sure to share any recommendations you have. If you want to connect with Jason you can email him at jraven@wistv.com, follow him on Twitter (@JasonWISTV) or you can like his Facebook page (Jason Raven).

Recent Articles by Jason

  Group renews alimony reform efforts at State House

  Pro-life and pro-choice advocates debate fetal heartbeat bill

  Medical-legal partnerships working together to help families across South Carolina

  Opioid antidote use continues to rise in SC

  Lawmakers moving quickly to lure Panthers to South Carolina

  Educators, senators work together to change education bill

  New legislation could let you take more of your favorite craft beer home

SC lawmakers begin state budget debate

  SC Representatives have sights set on budget plan debate

  House passes extensive education reform bill after hours of debate

  Small SC town reacts to lottery winner claiming record-breaking prize

  Group launches study on the potential impact of gaming, gambling in South Carolina

  Renewed push for ‘constitutional carry’ in South Carolina

  Bill wants to change South Carolina civil asset forfeiture laws

  Municipalities and retailers chime on bill that want to ban plastic bag bans

  Debate over Sunday liquor sales bill continues, sent back to subcommittee

  Solar companies keeping close eye on Energy Freedom Act

  South Carolina’s role in setting the field for presidential elections

  SLED concerned about unintended consequences of medical marijuana legislation

  Another record-breaking year for tourism in South Carolina