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

  Lawmakers tackle affordable housing crisis in South Carolina

Lawmaker stresses need for paper audit trail for state’s new voting system

SC lawmakers to take a closer look at school district consolidation bill

Jobs, economic investments could be lost if energy legislation does not pass

South Carolina Governor Henry McMaster announces a cabinet appointment in Columbia

SC lawmakers want to regulate lobbying at the local level

SCDC: Updated cell locks, more staff needed in state prisons

SC lawmakers introduce medical marijuana bill to the Statehouse Tuesday

Gov. McMaster says extra $1B in 2019 budget will go to state education, South Carolina’s prosperity

Replacing South Carolina’s aging voting system

Renewed push for medical marijuana and solar energy in the State House

Governor McMaster sworn in, tells South Carolinians future is bright

South Carolina lawmakers say they are ready to tackle important issues

Fundraising efforts kick into high gear for Columbia Fisher House

SC residents now holding on to gas receipts to cash in on tax return

Clemson fans head to Dallas for the Cotton Bowl

Midlands TSA employees working without pay during government shutdown

Community coming together to help those in need in rural communities

Camden man and volunteers continue Christmas Day tradition

Last minute shoppers flock to Midlands stores on Christmas Eve