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The Lexington County Sheriff's Department confirms that there was a jumper on the Piney Grove Road bridge on June 19. The incident caused significant delays. (Source: SCDOT) The Lexington County Sheriff's Department confirms that there was a jumper on the Piney Grove Road bridge on June 19. The incident caused significant delays. (Source: SCDOT)

UPDATE: Incident involving jumper off of I-26 forces causes afternoon traffic delays Video included

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An incident involving an individual jumping from an Interstate 26 overpass, originally called a crash, has all of the westbound lanes blocked with no current timetable for clearance, according to the South Carolina Department of Transportation.

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UPDATE: CPD calls house fire where 68-year-old woman was found dead 'suspicious' Video included

Crews responded to a house fire on Carver Street Monday night. (Twitter) Crews responded to a house fire on Carver Street Monday night. (Twitter)
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Multiple agencies are investigating a Columbia house fire on Monday night that the police are calling "suspicious."  

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SC councilman brings Irmo mayor's 'disparaging' comments on council agenda Video included

The mayor of Irmo, SC has garnered the attention of a national publication because of personal social media accounts that many are considering anti-Muslim. (Source: WIS) The mayor of Irmo, SC has garnered the attention of a national publication because of personal social media accounts that many are considering anti-Muslim. (Source: WIS)
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One Town of Irmo councilmember is not happy about the comments their mayor posted on Facebook that received internet-wide attention.

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47-year-old man identified as drowned swimmer in Lake Murray Video included

The South Carolina Department of Natural Resources is responding to a possible drowning at Lake Murray. (Source: WISTV) The South Carolina Department of Natural Resources is responding to a possible drowning at Lake Murray. (Source: WISTV)
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On Monday, The South Carolina Department of Natural Resources recovered the body of a missing 40-year-old man that disappeared into Lake Murray.

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Lawsuit: SC teen's 2016 death related to football team's practice punishment in summer heat Video included

The family of Lewis Simpkins has filed a wrongful death lawsuit. (Source: Athlete's Arena) The family of Lewis Simpkins has filed a wrongful death lawsuit. (Source: Athlete's Arena)
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The family of a River Bluff High School football player who died during practice two years ago has now filed a wrongful death lawsuit. 

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19-year sentence for Sumter's 'Bubba' on drug and weapon charges

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A 35-year-old man, nicknamed "Bubba," has been sentenced to over 19 years following his conviction for drug and weapon charges stemming from an arrest in 2017.

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Lady St. reopens after collision involving overturned vehicle Video included

Crews are responding to a collision on Lady Street. (WIS) Crews are responding to a collision on Lady Street. (WIS)
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Marion Street and Lady Street are now back open after a collision closed the roadway to traffic Tuesday morning. 

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American Airlines close to resolving computer glitch and returning to normal schedule Video included

Several American Airlines flights have been canceled in Charlotte and at Columbia Metropolitan Airport (Source: WIS) Several American Airlines flights have been canceled in Charlotte and at Columbia Metropolitan Airport (Source: WIS)
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A technical issue that has been causing problems for American Airlines passengers is being resolved. 

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Family displaced after apartment fire in Columbia Video included

Columbia Fire Department responded to a fire on Hallbrook Drive Monday night. (Twitter) Columbia Fire Department responded to a fire on Hallbrook Drive Monday night. (Twitter)
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A family has been displaced after an overnight fire in Columbia. 

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Knox Abbott Drive reopens after overturned 18-wheeler dumps scrap metal Video included

An 18-wheeler overturned on Knox Abbott Drive in Cayce and has closed three of four lanes of travel. No major injuries were reported in the June 18 crash. (Source: Tammy Byers) An 18-wheeler overturned on Knox Abbott Drive in Cayce and has closed three of four lanes of travel. No major injuries were reported in the June 18 crash. (Source: Tammy Byers)
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Knox Abbott Drive in Cayce is now back open after an 18-wheeler overturned and dumped scrap metal in the roadway on Monday.

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COMING UP: Richland 2, WIS hosts community conversation on school safety Video included

Richland 2 School District and WIS are joining together to host a community conversation on school safety. (Source: WIS) Richland 2 School District and WIS are joining together to host a community conversation on school safety. (Source: WIS)
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Richland School District 2 is teaming up with WIS News 10 for a community conversation on the growing concerns about school safety. 

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California Dreaming explains fire, plans to serve dinner Monday Video included

The California Dreaming restaurant on Main Street in Columbia was damaged by a fire that broke out on June 17. (Source: WIS) The California Dreaming restaurant on Main Street in Columbia was damaged by a fire that broke out on June 17. (Source: WIS)
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California Dreaming, a popular restaurant in Columbia, was damaged in a fire that broke out near closing time Sunday night, according to the Columbia Fire Department.

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'Warren was nowhere to be found,' Trump campaign staffers claim Video included

Governor Henry McMaster stands with President Donald Trump at an event (Source: WIS) Governor Henry McMaster stands with President Donald Trump at an event (Source: WIS)
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In the race to become South Carolina’s next governor, the two Republicans still standing are doing whatever they can to cozy up to President Donald Trump.

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SC police officer says 'watch this kid' as he pulls off nearly-perfect Michael Jackson impersonation Video included

A Greenville, SC police officer responded to a call over the weekend and instead of arresting anyone, he caught a "Smooth Criminal" in pursuit of some "Bad" dance moves in a now-viral video. (Source: Greenville Police Department/Facebook screenshot) A Greenville, SC police officer responded to a call over the weekend and instead of arresting anyone, he caught a "Smooth Criminal" in pursuit of some "Bad" dance moves in a now-viral video. (Source: Greenville Police Department/Facebook screenshot)
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A Greenville, SC police officer was responding to a call over the weekend and instead of arresting anyone, he caught a "Smooth Criminal" in pursuit of some "Bad" dance moves in a now-viral video.

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South Carolina shrimping season to open Tuesday

Trailed by laughing gulls, a commercial shrimp trawler returns to port in 2016. (Photo: Christy Hand/SCDNR) Trailed by laughing gulls, a commercial shrimp trawler returns to port in 2016. (Photo: Christy Hand/SCDNR)
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The Department of Natural Resources announced commercial shrimp trawling will open in all legal South Carolina waters on Tuesday, June 19. 

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New traffic patterns to take effect Saturday in Lexington, part of a $2.5 million project Video included

Drivers in downtown Lexington will encounter a new traffic flow beginning Saturday morning, as the town is set to complete its first project designed to alleviate congestion. (Source: WIS) Drivers in downtown Lexington will encounter a new traffic flow beginning Saturday morning, as the town is set to complete its first project designed to alleviate congestion. (Source: WIS)
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Drivers in downtown Lexington will encounter a new traffic flow beginning Saturday morning, as the town is set to complete its first project designed to alleviate congestion.

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Columbia dollar store robbed at gunpoint Video included

This Dollar Tree store was robbed at gunpoint after business hours on North Main Street on the night of June 15. (Source: WIS) This Dollar Tree store was robbed at gunpoint after business hours on North Main Street on the night of June 15. (Source: WIS)
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A Dollar Tree business on North Main Street was robbed at gunpoint Friday night, according to the Richland County Sheriff's Department.

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Lexington County deputies save kitten trapped inside car, utilize 'purrsuation' Video included

This kitten was saved after it had been hiding inside the body of a vehicle. The driver reported that he could hear meowing when the car was being driven. (Source: Lexington County Sheriff's Department) This kitten was saved after it had been hiding inside the body of a vehicle. The driver reported that he could hear meowing when the car was being driven. (Source: Lexington County Sheriff's Department)
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A kitten trapped inside of a vehicle was rescued by deputies after a driver informed authorities that he heard a kitten meow when the car was being driven.

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Serial Midlands car thief going from dealership to dealership in stolen cars Video included

The pictured suspect is wanted in four counties for driving a stolen vehicle from one dealership to another dealership to steal another car. (Source: Sumter County Sheriff's Office) The pictured suspect is wanted in four counties for driving a stolen vehicle from one dealership to another dealership to steal another car. (Source: Sumter County Sheriff's Office)
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A car thief has hit four different counties in a string of car thefts where the culprit has allegedly driven from dealership to dealership in stolen vehicles.  

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Shoplifter sought in Lexington for stealing $2500 worth of goods in purse

The pictured suspect is being sought by Lexington Police for shoplifting from a local Hobby Lobby after being caught on surveillance footage putting products into a purse and leaving without purchasing anything. (Source: Lexington Police Department) The pictured suspect is being sought by Lexington Police for shoplifting from a local Hobby Lobby after being caught on surveillance footage putting products into a purse and leaving without purchasing anything. (Source: Lexington Police Department)
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Lexington Police are looking for a woman who was caught on surveillance footage shoplifting $2500 worth of products from an area Hobby Lobby.  

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54-year-old woman shot and killed in Kershaw County Video included

(Source: WIS) (Source: WIS)
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A 54-year-old woman was killed in a shooting in Westville that occurred overnight on June 17.

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SCE&G filing for decrease in retail gas rates, would lower bills starting in November Video included

(Source: WIS) (Source: WIS)
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SCE&G, through the Natural Gas Rate Stabilization Act, has filed for a decrease in their retail natural gas base rates, which could lead to slightly cheaper bills for customers starting as soon as November.

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SC teen makes impressive duct tape tux for prom scholarship Video included

SC teen Charlie Hyman is a national finalist for the Stuck at Prom Scholarship contest. (WIS) SC teen Charlie Hyman is a national finalist for the Stuck at Prom Scholarship contest. (WIS)
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A South Carolina teen is making national headlines for his duct taping skills. 

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WIS wins at Southeast Emmy Awards Video included

It was an exciting weekend for the WIS team at the Southeast Emmy Awards. (WIS) It was an exciting weekend for the WIS team at the Southeast Emmy Awards. (WIS)
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It was an exciting weekend at the Southeast Emmy Awards for Team WIS. 

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Technical issue continues to cause flight delays Video included

Several American Airlines flights have been canceled in Charlotte and at Columbia Metropolitan Airport (Source: WIS) Several American Airlines flights have been canceled in Charlotte and at Columbia Metropolitan Airport (Source: WIS)
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A technical issue has left passengers for more than 70 flights out of Charlotte stranded Monday morning.  

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Man sought by Lexington County deputies after shoplifting two cases of beer from gas station Video included

This man is wanted by LCSD for shoplifting two cases of Bud Light from a gas station on May 25. (Source: Lexington County Sheriff's Department) This man is wanted by LCSD for shoplifting two cases of Bud Light from a gas station on May 25. (Source: Lexington County Sheriff's Department)
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A man is wanted by Lexington County deputies after walking out of a gas station on Emanuel Church Road with two cases of beer and not paying for them.

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Mayor Benjamin hosts third annual Father's Day cookout Video included

Columbia Mayor Steve Benjamin hosts the third annual Father's Day cookout celebrating dads and their crucial role in the nuclear family. (Source: WIS) Columbia Mayor Steve Benjamin hosts the third annual Father's Day cookout celebrating dads and their crucial role in the nuclear family. (Source: WIS)
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Columbia Mayor Steve Benjamin continues his tradition of celebrating dads with his annual Father's Day cookout.

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Back in charge, Assey returns to coaching with Gray Collegiate Video included

Charles Assey returns to head coaching after being named the new baseball coach at Gray Collegiate Academy. (Source: WIS) Charles Assey returns to head coaching after being named the new baseball coach at Gray Collegiate Academy. (Source: WIS)
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Almost a decade has passed since Charles Assey, Sr. last served as a head baseball coach. He left his post in the dugout, because he felt burned out.  Now, he's ready to lead, once again, as he takes over the Gray Collegiate baseball program.

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Lexington County deploys SWAT and armored vehicle in removal of woman from home

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Lexington County deputies detained a woman who refused to leave her home on Saturday night.

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Crash in Orangeburg County leaves two ejected from car, one dead Video included

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One person in Orangeburg County died early Sunday morning after a collision which ejected them from their car. 

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Columbia chosen as one of three cities for Obama Foundation Community Leadership Corps program Video included

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The Obama Foundation is hosting a Community Leadership Corps to seek, empower and train highly motivated young leaders with a goal to create the world they want to live in by addressing issues in the community. 

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Four-wheeler thief wanted in Lexington Video included

Lexington Police are searching for this pictured man who is accused of stealing a four-wheeler from a home on Porsche Drive on June 9. (Source: Lexington Police Department) Lexington Police are searching for this pictured man who is accused of stealing a four-wheeler from a home on Porsche Drive on June 9. (Source: Lexington Police Department)
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A four-wheeler was stolen on Porsche drive June 9 and police are looking for the man they believe to be responsible.

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24-year-old Saluda man identified as victim in 2-vehicle collision in Newberry Co. Video included

The collision happened on SC 34 two miles east of Silverstreet Road, according to the South Carolina Highway Patrol. (Source: Google Maps) The collision happened on SC 34 two miles east of Silverstreet Road, according to the South Carolina Highway Patrol. (Source: Google Maps)
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A collision involving a tractor-trailer killed one of the drivers involved early Friday afternoon. 

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McMaster touts economy, Warren touts endorsements in SC Governor's race Video included

A runoff is scheduled for June 26 to decide the GOP representative for the general election to decide the next Governor of South Carolina and both candidates are hitting the campaign trail hard. (Source: WIS) A runoff is scheduled for June 26 to decide the GOP representative for the general election to decide the next Governor of South Carolina and both candidates are hitting the campaign trail hard. (Source: WIS)
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Less than two weeks remain until voters head back to the polls to vote in the Republican runoff for Governor. Each candidate spent Friday hoping to shore up support.

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'I knew I was dying,' Camden man cautions others to go to the doctor Video included

After a stroke, one Midlands man urges more men to go to the doctor to get checked up on. June is Men's Health month. (Source: WIS) After a stroke, one Midlands man urges more men to go to the doctor to get checked up on. June is Men's Health month. (Source: WIS)
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June is Men's Health Month and doctors want you to know how early check-ups and preventative care can save your life in the long run.

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Tractor-trailer carrying BMW vehicles stolen from Columbia Flying J

The pictured suspect was reportedly in possession of one of four vehicles stolen from a tractor trailer that was carrying BMW vehicles from a Columbia Flying J on June 10. (Source: Columbia Police Department) The pictured suspect was reportedly in possession of one of four vehicles stolen from a tractor trailer that was carrying BMW vehicles from a Columbia Flying J on June 10. (Source: Columbia Police Department)
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A tractor-trailer that was carrying BMW vehicles was stolen from a Flying J gas station on Fairfield Road on June 10.

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Community remembers teen killed in wreck just days after he graduated Video included

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The Gilbert community is a small one where most people seem to know their neighbors, so what happened to 18-year-old Timothy Robert “TJ” Langfitt Tuesday night is extra tough.

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Early Head Start to swap providers after child mistreatment allegations Video included

Early Head Start to swap providers after child mistreatment allegations. (Source: WIS) Early Head Start to swap providers after child mistreatment allegations. (Source: WIS)
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An emotionally charged meeting brought parents and childcare providers to a podium, voicing concerns for little ones.

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Lexington Police seeking individuals connected with thefts from vehicles in Woodcreek Video included

Three "possibly teenage" suspects are wanted in connection with a series of theft from motor vehicle crimes in the Woodcreek neighborhood of Lexington on June 15. (Source: Lexington Police Department) Three "possibly teenage" suspects are wanted in connection with a series of theft from motor vehicle crimes in the Woodcreek neighborhood of Lexington on June 15. (Source: Lexington Police Department)
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Community assistance is being sought in the pursuit of three male suspects involved in multiple incidents of theft from motor vehicles and auto tampering, according to Lexington Police.

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Woman robs store and customer, assaults store clerk with hammer Video included

Kairra Symone Monroe is facing multiple charges including strong armed robbery and assault and battery of a high and aggravated nature. (Source: RCSD) Kairra Symone Monroe is facing multiple charges including strong armed robbery and assault and battery of a high and aggravated nature. (Source: RCSD)
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A Richland County woman was arrested on Thursday after deputies say she robbed a robbed a store clerk and a customer at BP gas station in May. 

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Former SC deputy charged with illegally sharing investigation details, crime scene photos with friends, sheriff says Video included

Arrest warrants say that from Jan. 1, 2017 to July 5, 2017, Brandon Williams Jones, 32, allowed and facilitated the unlawful examination of private records to citizens and friends. (Source: Lexington County Detention Center) Arrest warrants say that from Jan. 1, 2017 to July 5, 2017, Brandon Williams Jones, 32, allowed and facilitated the unlawful examination of private records to citizens and friends. (Source: Lexington County Detention Center)
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A former Lexington County sheriff's deputy has been charged with illegally sharing private citizen's information last year to strangers and friends.  

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SC Works program expands, getting more people 'Back to Work' Video included

Graduating from an employment boot camp called "Back to Work" from SC Works, three of four graduates have already found employment. (Source: WIS) Graduating from an employment boot camp called "Back to Work" from SC Works, three of four graduates have already found employment. (Source: WIS)
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More South Carolinians are getting “Back to Work” thanks to a program through SC Works.

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Midlands man pleads guilty for illegally operating strip club Video included

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The Richland County Sheriff's Department announced Friday that a man who illegally operated a gentleman's club pleaded guilty earlier this week on those charges.  

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Beware! There is an Amazon.com job scam floating around SC Craigslist pages Video included

A South Carolina man wants others to not be fooled into a Craigslist scam that lures you in with a promise of a job with Amazon that wants money first. (Source: Brad Williams) A South Carolina man wants others to not be fooled into a Craigslist scam that lures you in with a promise of a job with Amazon that wants money first. (Source: Brad Williams)
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A South Carolina man wants others to not be fooled into a Craigslist scam that lures you in with a promise of a job with Amazon that wants money first. 

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55-year-old Cassatt woman killed in single-vehicle crash in Columbia Video included

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The Richland County Coroner has identified a 55-year-old woman that was killed in a single-vehicle collision in Columbia on June 14.

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Man wanted for breaking into car and stealing iPhone

Kenneth Lloyd was identified by investigators after they processed the car and found his fingerprints. (Source: RCSD) Kenneth Lloyd was identified by investigators after they processed the car and found his fingerprints. (Source: RCSD)
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Richland County deputies are asking for the community’s help in locating a man who is accused of breaking into a car and stealing items out of it. 

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Thousands of firefighters and families train in Columbia at 'Fire Rescue 2018'

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Thousands of firefighters and families train in Columbia

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American Cancer Society now recommends colorectal cancer screening begin at age 45 Video included

The American Cancer Society has updated its colorectal cancer screening guidelines - recommending that someone at "average risk" should start regular screening at the age of 45. (Source: WIS) The American Cancer Society has updated its colorectal cancer screening guidelines - recommending that someone at "average risk" should start regular screening at the age of 45. (Source: WIS)
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The American Cancer Society has updated its colorectal cancer screening guidelines - recommending that someone at "average risk" should start regular screening at the age of 45. 

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Airline technical issue causes numerous flight cancellations Video included

Several American Airlines flights have been canceled in Charlotte and at Columbia Metropolitan Airport (Source: WIS) Several American Airlines flights have been canceled in Charlotte and at Columbia Metropolitan Airport (Source: WIS)
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A technical issue is causing several American Airlines flight cancellations.

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Search for man in Congaree River suspended Video included

Crews will resume the search for a potential man in the water Friday morning now that the sun is up. (WIS) Crews will resume the search for a potential man in the water Friday morning now that the sun is up. (WIS)
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Crews have suspended their search for a man thought to be in the Congaree River near Blossom Street bridge. 

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One dead following single-car collision in Richland Co. Video included

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One person has died following a single-car collision in Richland County on Wednesday afternoon. 

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Thunderstorm leaves over 400 Sumter residents without power

Thunderstorms in Sumter County left several customers without power Wednesday night. (Source: Duke Energy) Thunderstorms in Sumter County left several customers without power Wednesday night. (Source: Duke Energy)
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A severe thunderstorm left several Sumter residents without power on Wednesday night. 

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Man charged with attempted murder after firing shot at vehicle Video included

Christopher Fuller (Source: Lexington County Detention Center) Christopher Fuller (Source: Lexington County Detention Center)
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A 29-year-old man has been arrested for attempted murder after firing a shot at a vehicle in West Columbia. 

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Majority of SC Dems vote to legalize medial marijuana in SC - but will it happen? Video included

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The results are in: 82 percent of Democrats in South Carolina want to legalize doctors to prescribe medical marijuana.  

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The Brew Dawg Boat Will Change How You Party on Water!

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There's nothing better than a day spent partying on the lake, but what if you run out of towels, ice, or drinks? 

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Burn Boot Camp teams holds charity camps to benefit the Muscular Dystrophy Association Video included

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Burn Boot Camp is teaming up with the Muscular Dystrophy Association for their third annual “Be Their Muscle” philanthropic event to benefit the MDA. 

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UPDATE: Warrants show SC mother caused injuries to baby found in diaper box after abduction story failed Video included

Breanna Lewis. (Source: Chesterfield County Sheriff's Office) Breanna Lewis. (Source: Chesterfield County Sheriff's Office)
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An arrest warrant revealed the 19-year-old South Carolina woman who concocted a story about her 11-month-old daughter being kidnapped caused the injuries that led to her daughter's death. 

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Suspect arrested in shooting at Obama gas station that injured 1 Video included

Columbia Police responded to a shooting between two men at the Obama gas station on Farrow Road Saturday afternoon. (Source: CPD) Columbia Police responded to a shooting between two men at the Obama gas station on Farrow Road Saturday afternoon. (Source: CPD)
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An arrest has been made in connection to a shooting at a gas station in Northeast Columbia. 

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SC Attorney General Wilson headed for run-off with Atwater, campaigns heat up Video included

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South Carolina Attorney General Alan Wilson is headed for a run-off with state representative Todd Atwater on June 26.

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TALK OF THE TOWN: A place called obscurity Video included

The well-known author, journalist and speaker has proven it in his latest book, South Carolina Country Roads: Of Train Depots, Filling Stations & Other Vanishing Charms. (Source: Tom Poland) The well-known author, journalist and speaker has proven it in his latest book, South Carolina Country Roads: Of Train Depots, Filling Stations & Other Vanishing Charms. (Source: Tom Poland)
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Who knew there could be such beauty in train depots, filling stations and other vanishing charms? Tom Poland did.  

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Midlands attorney Harpootlian to run for State Senate seat vacated by Courson Video included

Democrat Dick Harpootlian is seeking to fill the seat vacated by former Republican Senator John Courson following his resignation and guilty plea on public corruption charges. (Source: Dick Harpootlian) Democrat Dick Harpootlian is seeking to fill the seat vacated by former Republican Senator John Courson following his resignation and guilty plea on public corruption charges. (Source: Dick Harpootlian)
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A well-known Columbia lawyer and former SC Democratic Party Chairman have announced his run for state Senate District 20. 

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Community Builder: Midlands man helps 200+ youth become Eagle Scouts Video included

For more than three decades, one Columbia man has helped more than 200 Midlands youth become Eagle scouts. (Source: WISTV) For more than three decades, one Columbia man has helped more than 200 Midlands youth become Eagle scouts. (Source: WISTV)
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For more than three decades, one Columbia man has helped more than 200 Midlands youth become Eagle scouts.

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SCAM ALERT: Misleading Columbia Water door hangars placed on doors in Irmo Video included

Officials say if the door hangar doesn’t look like the one pictured in this story, then it is fake and should be reported to your local sewer service provider. (Source: Columbia Water) Officials say if the door hangar doesn’t look like the one pictured in this story, then it is fake and should be reported to your local sewer service provider. (Source: Columbia Water)
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Columbia Water officials are warning customers in Irmo that someone is going around and putting up misleading door hangars that threaten to cut off your service. 

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South Carolina leads the nation in highest number of deaths from Alzheimer's disease Video included

The Longest Day participants help fight for a cure. (Source: The Longest Day) The Longest Day participants help fight for a cure. (Source: The Longest Day)
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Watching a loved one suffer from a disease is never easy, especially a disease with no cure or treatment.

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U.S. Army celebrates 243rd birthday, Fort Jackson recognized for helping families Video included

The Army celebrates its 243rd birthday on June 14. (WIS) The Army celebrates its 243rd birthday on June 14. (WIS)
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The U.S. Army is celebrating its 243rd birthday on Thursday. 

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Raycom launches InvestigateTV app on Roku

Raycom Media, the parent company of WIS News 10, announced the launch of InvestigateTV, an innovative over-the-top app designed to deliver quality, impactful on-demand journalism content. (Source: Raycom Media) Raycom Media, the parent company of WIS News 10, announced the launch of InvestigateTV, an innovative over-the-top app designed to deliver quality, impactful on-demand journalism content. (Source: Raycom Media)
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InvestigateTV is available now on Roku and will be released to other digital streaming services soon.

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Watch the new baby gorilla at Riverbanks via the zoocam! Video included

Watch Kazi and the new baby gorilla settle into their evening routines via zoocam. (Riverbanks Zoo) Watch Kazi and the new baby gorilla settle into their evening routines via zoocam. (Riverbanks Zoo)
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Be sure to tune in and watch the gorillas settle into their evening routines. 

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'God had a plan…and I'll see the bigger plan eventually,' says SC deputy's widow Video included

On Tuesday, Serve and Connect's Kassy Alia went to Corporal Hallman's home to deliver more than $22,000 the organization collected for his widow, Brandi, and their family. (Source: WIS) On Tuesday, Serve and Connect's Kassy Alia went to Corporal Hallman's home to deliver more than $22,000 the organization collected for his widow, Brandi, and their family. (Source: WIS)
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Two South Carolina women who share one unimaginable bond are coping together after losing their husbands in the line of duty.

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Suspect in Columbia restaurant burglary arrested Video included

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The suspect accused of breaking into The Lunch Box on Lady Street has been arrested. 

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The Beauty and the Brokenness: Living with PTSD Video included

A new exhibit at Richland Library Main aims to show you “The Beauty and the Brokenness” of living with Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder. (Source: WISTV) A new exhibit at Richland Library Main aims to show you “The Beauty and the Brokenness” of living with Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder. (Source: WISTV)
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A new exhibit at Richland Library Main aims to show you “The Beauty and the Brokenness” of living with Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder.

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Google Impact Challenge coming to Columbia to help local nonprofits Video included

The Google Impact Challenge is coming to Columbia to help local nonprofits. (WIS) The Google Impact Challenge is coming to Columbia to help local nonprofits. (WIS)
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The Google Impact Challenge is coming to Columbia to help local nonprofits bring ideas to life. 

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In Richland and Kershaw Counties, race for solicitor isn't over yet Video included

John Meadors, who was an assistant solicitor in Richland and Kershaw Counties, is gathering signatures so he can become a petition candidate and Byron Gipson’s opponent for 5th Circuit Solicitor. (Source:WISTV) John Meadors, who was an assistant solicitor in Richland and Kershaw Counties, is gathering signatures so he can become a petition candidate and Byron Gipson’s opponent for 5th Circuit Solicitor. (Source:WISTV)
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It was a big primary night win for Byron Gipson, who unseated embattled Solicitor Dan Johnson in a landslide and, in doing so, secured the Democratic nomination to become the next solicitor for Richland and Kershaw Counties. 

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Criticism of Trump leads to Sanford's demise, experts say Video included

Mark Sanford (Source: WIS) Mark Sanford (Source: WIS)
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Mark Sanford of South Carolina’s 1st congressional district is the latest Republican to be removed from office by voters weary of his criticism of President Trump.

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Family pleads for hit-and-run driver to come forward as victim remains in critical condition

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The family of a 55-year-old victim of hit-and-run that happened on Sunday are speaking out in the hopes that the person responsible will come forward. 

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NC man faces multiple charges after car chase involving deputies, bank robbery

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A North Carolina man is behind bars in Richland County after a bank robbery that happened Wednesday afternoon. 

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UPDATE: Man arrested in connection to early-morning stabbing on Harbison Blvd. Video included

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Richland County Sheriff's Department responded to a stabbing incident on Wednesday morning. 

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CLICK HERE: JUNE 12 primary election results Video included

The sticker voters get after they cast their ballots in South Carolina. (Source: WIS) The sticker voters get after they cast their ballots in South Carolina. (Source: WIS)
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The polls have closed and the results will be coming in.  

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SC woman busted for smuggling meth during prison visit in her vagina, warrant says

Tonya Denise Elrod was arrested after a Police Services K9 alerted to the presence of an illegal substance during inmate visitation at Evans Correctional Institution, according to SCDC. (Source: Marlboro County Detention Center) Tonya Denise Elrod was arrested after a Police Services K9 alerted to the presence of an illegal substance during inmate visitation at Evans Correctional Institution, according to SCDC. (Source: Marlboro County Detention Center)
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A woman was arrested on Wednesday for trying to smuggle illegal substances inside her vagina during jail visitation. 

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Boan, Rushing to enter runoff for Kershaw Co. Sheriff Video included

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The race for Kershaw County Sheriff will head to a runoff. 

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Mark your calendar for the next Guardians of the Night K-9 5K Video included

The Guardians of the Night race was created to raise the money needed to purchase items for the K-9 team. (Source: RCSD/WIS) The Guardians of the Night race was created to raise the money needed to purchase items for the K-9 team. (Source: RCSD/WIS)
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The Guardians of the Night race was created to raise the money needed to purchase items for the K-9 team. 

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NC man still missing after car found crashed in SC, deputies say Video included

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Deputies are looking for tips from the public to help them locate a 61-year-old man who is still missing after his car was found crashed.

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Midlands group Serve and Connect raises $22K for widow, family of fallen Saluda Co. deputy Video included

It's been a little more than two months since Saluda County Sheriff's Deputy Corporal Dale Hallman died in a car accident while responding to help with a chase of an armed suspect. (Source: WIS) It's been a little more than two months since Saluda County Sheriff's Deputy Corporal Dale Hallman died in a car accident while responding to help with a chase of an armed suspect. (Source: WIS)
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It's been a little more than two months since Saluda County Sheriff's Deputy Corporal Dale Hallman died in a car accident while responding to help with a chase of an armed suspect. 

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Coroner identifies 18-year-old in Lexington County crash Video included

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The Lexington County Coroner Margaret Fisher has identified the individual who died in a single motor vehicle accident on June 12.

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'Sanford was so bad:' President Trump weighs in on SC primary elections Video included

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President Donald Trump was very active on Twitter Wednesday morning after returning from the North Korea summit. 

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SC man proves you're not a real Gamecocks fan unless you build the football stadium out of LEGOs Video included

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It takes a real sports fan and a person with an intense attention to detail to pull off an undertaking like this. 

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SC GOVERNOR'S RACE: Smith for the Democrats, a run-off for the GOP Video included

The sticker voters get after they cast their ballots in South Carolina. (Source: WIS) The sticker voters get after they cast their ballots in South Carolina. (Source: WIS)
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Here's what we know about the primary races for governor in South Carolina.  

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ELECTION RESULTS: Gipson unseats Johnson for 5th Circuit Solicitor Video included

5th Circuit Solicitor Dan Johnson and challenger Byron Gipson took questions from WIS TV's Judi Gatson about the pressing issues facing Johnson and the campaign. (Source: WIS) 5th Circuit Solicitor Dan Johnson and challenger Byron Gipson took questions from WIS TV's Judi Gatson about the pressing issues facing Johnson and the campaign. (Source: WIS)
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While the drama surrounding office spending by 5th Circuit Solicitor Dan Johnson continues, we now know who will be on the ballot for the Nov. 6 general election for the office of 5th Circuit Solicitor. 

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Authorities in Cayce in search of tattooed thief Video included

Authorities need your help identifying this man who burglarized a Cayce restaurant (Source: Cayce Department of Public Safety) Authorities need your help identifying this man who burglarized a Cayce restaurant (Source: Cayce Department of Public Safety)
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The Cayce Department of Public Safety is searching for a man with a tattoo wanted for burglary. 

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Orangeburg man arrested for fatal weekend shooting

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The Orangeburg County Sheriff’s Office has arrested 46-year-old West Frederick following the shooting death of a female this past weekend. 

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5th Circuit Solicitor Johnson, challenger Gipson face off for last time ahead of primary Video included

5th Circuit Solicitor Dan Johnson and challenger Byron Gipson took questions from WIS TV's Judi Gatson about the pressing issues facing Johnson and the campaign. (Source: WIS) 5th Circuit Solicitor Dan Johnson and challenger Byron Gipson took questions from WIS TV's Judi Gatson about the pressing issues facing Johnson and the campaign. (Source: WIS)
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Two days ahead of Tuesday’s primary, 5th Circuit Solicitor Dan Johnson and challenger Byron Gipson are making last-minute efforts to convince voters to select them in Tuesday's primary. 

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Shooting of Lower Richland student-athlete leads to eight additional arrests Video included

Twana Ivery, left, Jordan Myer, top left, Jewayne Price, top right, Kenneth Robinson, Jr., bottom left, and Thaiyeah Keel, bottom right, were all arrested in connection with the shooting death of Amon Rice. (Source: Alvin S. Glenn Detention Center) Twana Ivery, left, Jordan Myer, top left, Jewayne Price, top right, Kenneth Robinson, Jr., bottom left, and Thaiyeah Keel, bottom right, were all arrested in connection with the shooting death of Amon Rice. (Source: Alvin S. Glenn Detention Center)
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The shooting death of Amon Rice in May has resulted in eight additional arrests, including a 15-year-old minor and two 16-year-olds that will be charged as adults.

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SC VOTES: Ahead of Primary, families divided on gubernatorial candidates Video included

Ahead of the SC primary elections, families are divided based on who they plan to cast ballots for. (WIS) Ahead of the SC primary elections, families are divided based on who they plan to cast ballots for. (WIS)
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On the South Carolina Primary's eve, families are divided based on who they plan to cast ballots for. 

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Summer Food Service Program provides meals for children

The Summer Food Service Program helps kids get a good meal when school is out of session. The program runs from June to August. (WIS) The Summer Food Service Program helps kids get a good meal when school is out of session. The program runs from June to August. (WIS)
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The Columbia Housing Authority has kicked off the Summer Food Service Program to help kids in the capitol city get a good meal. 

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Liquor possibly joining list of drinks organizations can serve at Richland Two conference center Video included

Liquor is possibly joining beer and wine as alcohol that can be served at Richland Two's conference center for events. (Source: WIS) Liquor is possibly joining beer and wine as alcohol that can be served at Richland Two's conference center for events. (Source: WIS)
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Other alcoholic beverages may soon be available to be served at one Midlands school district's conference center.

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South Carolina named one of the worst states for working dads in 2018 study

South Carolina was ranked as one of the worst states for working dads, according to WalletHub. (WalletHub) South Carolina was ranked as one of the worst states for working dads, according to WalletHub. (WalletHub)
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South Carolina was rated as one of 2018's worst states for working dads, according to a new Wallethub study.

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WATCH LIVE: President Donald Trump holds news conference after signing document with North Korea's Kim Jong Un

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President Donald Trump is scheduled to hold a news conference at 4a.m. Tuesday. 

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Justice for victims of sexual battery? Advocates say it's rare in Richland and Kershaw Counties Video included

Justice for victims of sexual battery? Advocates say it's rare in Richland and Kershaw Counties. (Source: WIS) Justice for victims of sexual battery? Advocates say it's rare in Richland and Kershaw Counties. (Source: WIS)
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What happened when Rebecca Shea was just 13-year-old is something she’s lived with ever since. “I have cried more tears than I have ever imagined.”

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WATCH: President Donald Trump meets Kim Jong-un ahead of nuclear summit

President Donald Trump shakes hands as he meets with Singapore Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong ahead of a summit with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, Monday, June 11, 2018, in Singapore. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci) President Donald Trump shakes hands as he meets with Singapore Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong ahead of a summit with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, Monday, June 11, 2018, in Singapore. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)
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The June 12 primaries are over but you can get all of the updates right here on WISTV.com and the free WIS News 10 mobile app.  

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2018 SC Gubernatorial race: Candidates for SC Governor go 'on the record' Video included

The 5 Republicans running for governor in South Carolina. (Source: WIS) The 5 Republicans running for governor in South Carolina. (Source: WIS)
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With voters set to cast their ballots June 12 to in the gubernatorial primary election, WIS requested one on one interviews with each of the Republican and Democratic candidates to get each on the record regarding some of the most important issues facing our state.

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Unloaded handgun seized from student at Orangeburg County elementary school

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A student brought an unloaded .25 caliber handgun to Edisto Elementary School on Monday, according to the Orangeburg County Sheriff's Office.  

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27-year-old remains in critical condition after being ejected from vehicle in Columbia Video included

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A 27-year-old male was ejected from his Camaro on Pisgah Church Road on Sunday and remains in critical condition, according to Columbia Police.

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Fifth Circuit Solicitor candidates discuss intervention programs, keeping juveniles out of the system Video included

5th Circuit Solicitor Dan Johnson and challenger Byron Gipson took questions from WIS TV's Judi Gatson about the pressing issues facing Johnson and the campaign. (Source: WIS) 5th Circuit Solicitor Dan Johnson and challenger Byron Gipson took questions from WIS TV's Judi Gatson about the pressing issues facing Johnson and the campaign. (Source: WIS)
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On the eve of Tuesday’s primary, Fifth Circuit Solicitor Dan Johnson and challenger Byron Gipson are voicing their ideas for intervention programs provided to criminal defendants in Kershaw and Richland counties. 

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Suspect with 16 warrants for vehicle crimes arrested

Michael Brosia was arrested after being wanted for over 16 warrants for vehicle crimes. (Source: Columbia Police Department) Michael Brosia was arrested after being wanted for over 16 warrants for vehicle crimes. (Source: Columbia Police Department)
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A man wanted for a series of car break-ins in several jurisdictions was arrested over the weekend by the South Carolina Highway Patrol, according to Columbia Police.

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This South Carolina man and his son's 'little lamb' continue their lion-like fight against childhood cancer Video included

Lamby and the nonprofit Lambs for Life was the brainchild of 10-year-old Alex Arrieta of South Carolina before he passed away from acute myeloid leukemia back in 2016. (Source: Brandon Arrieta) Lamby and the nonprofit Lambs for Life was the brainchild of 10-year-old Alex Arrieta of South Carolina before he passed away from acute myeloid leukemia back in 2016. (Source: Brandon Arrieta)
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Lamby and the nonprofit Lambs for Life was the brainchild of 10-year-old Alex Arrieta of South Carolina before he passed away from Acute Myeloid Leukemia back in 2016. 

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President Trump calls Gov. McMaster 'a special guy' in primary endorsement tweet Video included

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A Republican gubernatorial candidate receives a presidential endorsement just days out from the state primary elections.  

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Lanes back open after collision on I-20WB near Two Notch Rd. caused delays Video included

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A collision on I-20 Westbound near Two Notch Road caused traffic delays on Monday morning. 

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Columbia woman pushing for suicide prevention through car tagging Video included

Amanda Hazen tagged her own car and the cars of supporters to spread the word about the suicide prevention hotline to try and save lives. (Source: WIS) Amanda Hazen tagged her own car and the cars of supporters to spread the word about the suicide prevention hotline to try and save lives. (Source: WIS)
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Following the news of Kate Spade’s and Anthony Bourdain’s deaths, one Rosewood woman decided to take a stand. If you’re driving around the Midlands, you may soon see cars tagged with the suicide lifeline number. 

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Fire Rescue 2018 returns to Columbia after 32 years Video included

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The statewide conference, South Carolina Fire Rescue 2018, is back in Columbia after 32 years.

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Kingston had 'no worries,' Gamecocks force winner-take-all game

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One win away. Junior LT Tolbert launched a grand slam in a five-run fifth inning and South Carolina got a pair of great performances on the mound to top Arkansas 8-5 and level the series at a game apiece.

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Midlands reentry program helps tackle recidivism Video included

The Clean Slate Reentry program helps ex-offenders reintegrate into society and even helps former inmates get jobs. (Source: WIS) The Clean Slate Reentry program helps ex-offenders reintegrate into society and even helps former inmates get jobs. (Source: WIS)
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A program in the Midlands is taking on the task of keeping former inmates from going back to prison.

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Two dead in Aiken County crashes

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Two people are dead after two crashes occurred in the evening hours on June 9 near Aiken and Langley.

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Orangeburg County deputies pursuing 'promising' leads in fatal shooting of woman Video included

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An apparent shooting has left one woman dead after her body was found with a gunshot wound to the upper body. 

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All 7 of South Carolina's US House seats are in play Tuesday

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Just two of South Carolina's six U.S. House incumbents running for re-election are facing challengers in Tuesday's primary.

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Police: Flea market body was burglar trapped between walls

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Investigators think a man found dead inside a wall at a South Carolina flea market became trapped when he tried to break in the business.

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Body found by kayakers in Broad River identified as missing Columbia man Video included

The body found in Broad River on Saturday has been identified as Charlie Thomas Nguyen who was reported missing on May 30. (Source: CPD) The body found in Broad River on Saturday has been identified as Charlie Thomas Nguyen who was reported missing on May 30. (Source: CPD)
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The body found by kayakers in Broad River on Saturday has been identified by the Richland County Coroner as a missing man from Columbia.

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2 Shaw Air Force Base airmen honored for saving 88 lives

Two South Carolina-based fighter pilots are being honored for saving 88 soldiers in Afghanistan who were surrounded by attacking forces that had them pinned down. (Source: www.sumtersc.gov) Two South Carolina-based fighter pilots are being honored for saving 88 soldiers in Afghanistan who were surrounded by attacking forces that had them pinned down. (Source: www.sumtersc.gov)

Two South Carolina-based fighter pilots are being honored for saving 88 soldiers in Afghanistan who were surrounded by attacking forces that had them pinned down.

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CPD: Portion of Devine Street reopens after downed utility pole repaired Video included

Columbia Police have shut down a portion of Devine Street due to a car collision that caused a utility pole to go down. (Source: CPD) Columbia Police have shut down a portion of Devine Street due to a car collision that caused a utility pole to go down. (Source: CPD)
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Columbia Police have shut down a portion of Devine Street due to a car collision that caused a utility pole to go down.

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Male body recovered from Broad River, possibly 1 of 2 reported missing persons who disappeared in the river Video included

First responders in Columbia are attempting to recover a body found in Braod River by kayakers on June 9. (Source: WIS) First responders in Columbia are attempting to recover a body found in Braod River by kayakers on June 9. (Source: WIS)
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Kayakers in Broad River discovered a body and first responders are working on recovery efforts at this time, according to Columbia Police.

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Two dead in motorcycle crash in Kershaw County Video included

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Two individuals are dead after a motorcycle crashed into a truck on Highway 341 Saturday afternoon, according to the Kershaw County Coroner.

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Caribbean culture celebrated in downtown Columbia Video included

Saturday, downtown Columbia saw a celebration of Caribbean culture, as many marched through the It's the first year the parade has been held in the downtown area for the "Caribbean Culture Festival." (Source: WIS) Saturday, downtown Columbia saw a celebration of Caribbean culture, as many marched through the It's the first year the parade has been held in the downtown area for the "Caribbean Culture Festival." (Source: WIS)
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Saturday, downtown Columbia saw a celebration of Caribbean culture, as many marched through the It's the first year the parade has been held in the downtown area for the "Caribbean Culture Festival."

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The Midlands gets Lei'd for Cystic Fibrosis Video included

Hawaiian Leis and a roasted pig helped raise money for Cystic Fibrosis at Swamp Cabbage Brewing Company on June 9. (Source: WIS) Hawaiian Leis and a roasted pig helped raise money for Cystic Fibrosis at Swamp Cabbage Brewing Company on June 9. (Source: WIS)
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Two local breweries are teaming up for a new annual event to raise funds and awareness for Cystic Fibrosis. 

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CPD investigating shooting at Obama gas station on Farrow Road

Columbia Police responded to a shooting between two men at the Obama gas station on Farrow Road Saturday afternoon. (Source: CPD) Columbia Police responded to a shooting between two men at the Obama gas station on Farrow Road Saturday afternoon. (Source: CPD)
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Columbia Police responded to a shooting between two men at the Obama gas station on Farrow Road Saturday afternoon. 

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Infant gorilla adventures outside for the first time, guests able to view

Kazi and her newborn western lowlands gorilla baby adventure outside with the family troop and are available to see for guests at the Riverbanks Zoo! (Source: Riverbanks Zoo) Kazi and her newborn western lowlands gorilla baby adventure outside with the family troop and are available to see for guests at the Riverbanks Zoo! (Source: Riverbanks Zoo)
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Riverbanks Zoo has re-opened the Gorilla Base Camp to reveal the newest addition to the family troop to guests and the outside world.

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Sumter deputies buy new dress shirt for high school senior on graduation day

Two Sumter County deputies stepped in to help a graduating high school senior who was not having the best graduation day on Friday. (Source: Sumter County School District) Two Sumter County deputies stepped in to help a graduating high school senior who was not having the best graduation day on Friday. (Source: Sumter County School District)
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Two Sumter County deputies stepped in to help a graduating high school senior who was not having the best graduation day on Friday, according to a social media post by the Sumter County School District. 

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Columbia Police searching for domestic violence, assault suspect on the run Video included

Floyd Gholson, 39, is wanted for domestic violence of the first degree and remains on the run from police while CPD attempts to serve the outstanding warrant on him. (Source: Columbia Police Department) Floyd Gholson, 39, is wanted for domestic violence of the first degree and remains on the run from police while CPD attempts to serve the outstanding warrant on him. (Source: Columbia Police Department)
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A suspect sought for an outstanding warrant for domestic violence is still on the run and police need the community's help to track him down. 

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FIRST ALERT: Let’s set the record straight about potential tropical development next week Video included

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If you’ve heard about a tropical system potentially developing in the Gulf of Mexico next week, let’s set the record straight. 

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Tigers transfer picks the Gamecocks

DL Josh Belk has confirmed that he will be playing at the University of South Carolina after transferring from Clemson. (Source: WIS) DL Josh Belk has confirmed that he will be playing at the University of South Carolina after transferring from Clemson. (Source: WIS)
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Three weeks after announcing his intent to transfer from Clemson, defensive lineman Josh Belk has committed to South Carolina.

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FIRST ALERT TRAFFIC: US 521 reopen after 18-wheeler collision knocks down power lines Video included

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U.S. 521 North is back open at the curve in front of Mount Pisgah Baptist Church after a collision involving two 18-wheelers.

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SC Secretary of State Hammond seeks fifth term, three challengers look to unseat him Video included

South Carolina Secretary of State Mark Hammond is seeking his fifth term in office, but Republican challengers looking to unseat him believe his office hasn’t kept up with changing technology. (Source: WISTV) South Carolina Secretary of State Mark Hammond is seeking his fifth term in office, but Republican challengers looking to unseat him believe his office hasn’t kept up with changing technology. (Source: WISTV)
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South Carolina Secretary of State Mark Hammond is seeking his fifth term in office, but Republican challengers looking to unseat him believe his office hasn’t kept up with changing technology. 

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With playing career at an end, former USC Gamecock and Chapin Eagle returns to his high school nest Video included

Former USC Gamecock and Chapin Eagle, Mason Zandi, returns to Chapin High School to teach new and upcoming football players. (Source: WIS) Former USC Gamecock and Chapin Eagle, Mason Zandi, returns to Chapin High School to teach new and upcoming football players. (Source: WIS)
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A familiar face returns to the Eagles’ nest. Mason Zandi once starred on the gridiron at Chapin High, but now he serves as an assistant football coach with the program.

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After drama-filled campaign, who gets your vote for Fifth Circuit Solicitor? Video included

Bryan Gipson, left, and Solicitor Dan Johnson, right. (Source: WISTV) Bryan Gipson, left, and Solicitor Dan Johnson, right. (Source: WISTV)
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Tuesday, Richland County and Kershaw County voters will decide who their next Fifth Circuit Solicitor should be. Should it be the incumbent solicitor, Dan Johnson, or his challenger, Byron Gipson? 

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Deputies seize meth and ecstasy at Lugoff gas station from citizen tip Video included

James Grimball, left, Terri Watts, middle, and Michael Brass, right, were arrested in connection with a seizure of meth and ecstasy at a Lugoff gas station on June 8. (Source: Kershaw County Sheriff's Office) James Grimball, left, Terri Watts, middle, and Michael Brass, right, were arrested in connection with a seizure of meth and ecstasy at a Lugoff gas station on June 8. (Source: Kershaw County Sheriff's Office)
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Three individuals were arrested as part of a seizure of methamphetamine and ecstasy after deputies were alerted by a citizen that people may have been using drugs outside of a gas station.

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Midlands high school senior accepted to 30 colleges, receives $1.9M in scholarships Video included

Jalen Conyers, a senior at Lower Richland High School, will attend USC Upstate in the fall and will major in nursing with a concentration in education. Jalen Conyers, a senior at Lower Richland High School, will attend USC Upstate in the fall and will major in nursing with a concentration in education.
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A Midlands high school senior has made her decision after being accepted to 30 colleges and receiving $1.9 million in scholarships. 

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There is crying in baseball: Former MLBer, SC State softball coach have 'A League of Their Own'-themed wedding

Calvin and Cheretta Reese were wed at their "A League of Their Own" themed wedding. (Source: Cheretta Reese) Calvin and Cheretta Reese were wed at their "A League of Their Own" themed wedding. (Source: Cheretta Reese)
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One South Carolina couple really hit it out of the park with their baseball themed wedding. 

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Rescued sea turtle on display at Riverbanks Zoo in time for World Oceans Day Video included

This turtle that was rescued in October 2017 is now on display at Riverbanks Zoo. (WIS) This turtle that was rescued in October 2017 is now on display at Riverbanks Zoo. (WIS)
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A green sea turtle that was rescued from the South Carolina coastline is now big enough to be on display at Riverbanks Zoo. 

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A Midlands woman's yard makes stop no. 22 for man mowing 50 lawns in 50 states for free Video included

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He moved to the U.S. a little under 10 years ago, and already he’s serving those in need across the country by cutting their grass for free. R

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Kamiyah Mobley, kidnapped as a baby, says sentencing of the only mother she knew is 'processing what it means' for Gloria Williams Video included

The young woman who was kidnapped from a Florida hospital and raised in South Carolina by her kidnapper released a statement on Friday after the woman, Gloria Williams, was sentenced for her crimes. (Source: KJAX/CNN) The young woman who was kidnapped from a Florida hospital and raised in South Carolina by her kidnapper released a statement on Friday after the woman, Gloria Williams, was sentenced for her crimes. (Source: KJAX/CNN)
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The young woman who was kidnapped from a Florida hospital and raised in South Carolina by her kidnapper released a statement on Friday after the woman, Gloria Williams, was sentenced for her crimes. 

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Suspects wanted in attempted murder on Lake Murray captured Video included

Matthew LeGrande Jackson. (Source: NCSO) Matthew LeGrande Jackson. (Source: NCSO)
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A suspect wanted for attempted murder on Lake Murray has been captured. 

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Third escaped Orangeburg Co. jail inmate still on the run; $2,500 reward for information Video included

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It's been almost three weeks since a murder suspect escaped from a Midlands detention center. 

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Still getting spoof phone calls since the law passed in SC? There are steps you must take Video included

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It’s happened to many of us. You get a phone call and the area code matches ours, so we pick-up and we’ve been spoofed! 

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Crews clear collision on Hardscrabble Rd. that blocked traffic

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A collision on Hardscrabble Road at Lee Road caused traffic delays on Friday morning. 

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"Nobody buys me," challenger tells embattled prosecutor during debate Video included

Candidates in the 5th Solicitors race met one last time Thursday night ahead of Tuesday's primaries. (Source: WISTV) Candidates in the 5th Solicitors race met one last time Thursday night ahead of Tuesday's primaries. (Source: WISTV)
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Candidates in the 5th Solicitors race will meet one last time Thursday night ahead of Tuesday's primaries. 

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Lawsuit: Richland Co. Council broke the law in rewarding fired Video included

Gerald Seals (Source: Newberry College) Gerald Seals (Source: Newberry College)
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A Richland County resident has filed a lawsuit against the Richland County Council and fired county administrator Gerald Seals, stating that the council did not follow proper protocol when they voted to award a $1 million settlement to Seals.  

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Retired DNR divers reflect on Susan Smith case, '96 drownings, and the one thing that helped them cope Video included

Steve Morrow and Tim Baxley return to Lake John D. Long. (Source: WIS) Steve Morrow and Tim Baxley return to Lake John D. Long. (Source: WIS)
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More than 20 years after two tragedies plagued the small town of Union, those at the center of the cases are thanking a program designed to help first responders cope with traumatic events.

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Advocates call for animal cruelty awareness after 23 puppies rescued Video included

The search is on for the person who left puppies on the side of the road. Animal advocates want tougher animal cruelty laws. (WIS) The search is on for the person who left puppies on the side of the road. Animal advocates want tougher animal cruelty laws. (WIS)
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The search is on for who left 23-puppies on the side of the road in 90-degree heat this week.

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Gubernatorial candidate says he wants to 'restore integrity and return the government to the taxpayer' Video included

Five days remain until voters head to the polls to make their choice for Governor and Lieutenant Governor Kevin Bryant is among the Republicans seeking the nomination. (Source: WISTV) Five days remain until voters head to the polls to make their choice for Governor and Lieutenant Governor Kevin Bryant is among the Republicans seeking the nomination. (Source: WISTV)
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Five days remain until voters head to the polls to make their choice for Governor and Lieutenant Governor Kevin Bryant is among the Republicans seeking the nomination. 

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WATCH: WIS News 10 Meteorologist Kevin Arnone skydives with the Army Golden Knights Video included

When you get to roll with the U.S. Army, you take them on the opportunity. (Source: @Kevin_Arnone) When you get to roll with the U.S. Army, you take them on the opportunity. (Source: @Kevin_Arnone)
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When you get to roll with the U.S. Army, you take them on the opportunity. 

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Head of nurses at S Carolina prison faces contraband charge

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Authorities say the woman who oversees nurses at a South Carolina prison has been arrested after trying to bring watches and tobacco to inmates.

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Candidates for Kershaw County Sheriff discuss offering free funeral escorts again Video included

There’s only one Democratic nominee in the race for Kershaw County Sheriff, but four Republican candidates will go head-to-head in next week’s primary. (Source: WISTV) There’s only one Democratic nominee in the race for Kershaw County Sheriff, but four Republican candidates will go head-to-head in next week’s primary. (Source: WISTV)
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There’s only one Democratic nominee in the race for Kershaw County Sheriff, but four Republican candidates will go head-to-head in next week’s primary.

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Richland Co. deputies searching for armed robbery suspect caught on surveillance video

Richland County Deputies are hoping the community can help them identify a suspect wanted for the armed robbery of a convenience store on Broad River Road. (Source: RCSD) Richland County Deputies are hoping the community can help them identify a suspect wanted for the armed robbery of a convenience store on Broad River Road. (Source: RCSD)
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Richland County Deputies are hoping the community can help them identify a suspect wanted for the armed robbery of a convenience store on Broad River Road. 

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SC animal rescue wants to know who left 23 puppies on the side of the road Video included

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A Midlands animal rescue wants to know who left 23 puppies for dead along a Pelion roadway in 90-degree heat earlier this week and where the mother dogs are.  

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Irmo, SC mayor says 'truth is what truth is' when it comes to controversial social media posts Video included

The mayor of Irmo, SC has garnered the attention of a national publication because of personal social media accounts that many are considering anti-Muslim. (Source: WIS) The mayor of Irmo, SC has garnered the attention of a national publication because of personal social media accounts that many are considering anti-Muslim. (Source: WIS)
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The mayor of Irmo, SC has garnered the attention of a national publication because of personal social media accounts that many are considering anti-Muslim. 

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Duck Dynasty patriarchy endorses John Warren for governor

'Duck Dynasty' patriarch endorses John Warren for governor Video included

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Phil Robertson, star of the show Duck Dynasty, has endorsed John Warren for Governor.

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CPD: Missing man is in danger due to his health conditions Video included

Columbia Police Department's Special Victim's Unit investigators are searching for a missing man who's considered endangered because of his health conditions. (Source: Columbia Police Department) Columbia Police Department's Special Victim's Unit investigators are searching for a missing man who's considered endangered because of his health conditions. (Source: Columbia Police Department)
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Columbia Police Department's Special Victim's Unit investigators are searching for a missing man who's considered endangered because of his health conditions. 

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USS Columbia returns from Western Pacific deployment

Sailors aboard the USS Columbia prepare to moor at the historic submarine piers at Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam following a six-month Western Pacific deployment, June 6. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communications) Sailors aboard the USS Columbia prepare to moor at the historic submarine piers at Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam following a six-month Western Pacific deployment, June 6. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communications)
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The USS Columbia returned after completing a six-month deployment to the Western Pacific.

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At long last! Riverbanks Zoo announces birth of baby gorilla Video included

We are excited to share some first images of Riverbanks' newest zoo baby! Kazi and her infant, dad Cenzoo and the rest of the family troop all are doing well this morning. (Source: Zookeeper Brooke/Riverbanks Zoo and Garden) We are excited to share some first images of Riverbanks' newest zoo baby! Kazi and her infant, dad Cenzoo and the rest of the family troop all are doing well this morning. (Source: Zookeeper Brooke/Riverbanks Zoo and Garden)
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The baby fever continues at Riverbanks Zoo!  Zoo officials announced the birth of a baby gorilla to mother Kazi Monday morning just after 8 a.m. Monday.  The birth of the infant is the first time a baby gorilla would be born at Riverbanks. 

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Embattled solicitor says adultery is the root of state rep's attacks Video included

Dan Johnson filing for re-election in 2018.  (Source: WIS) Dan Johnson filing for re-election in 2018. (Source: WIS)
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Michael O’Shea, the forensic accountant who has been hired to examine questionable expenses by Solicitor Dan Johnson and his staff, says the much-awaited audit should be complete by July. 

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Two hot car deaths seen in South Carolina this year Video included

On average, 37 kids die each year due to heat-related deaths. (WIS) On average, 37 kids die each year due to heat-related deaths. (WIS)
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It’s that time of year again where we see temps rising and our cars are even hotter.

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FIRST ALERT: Showers and afternoon storms return

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We’ve enjoyed some very warm temperatures with super low humidity readings the last several days.

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UPDATE: Deputies identify suspect arrested following bank robbery in West Columbia Video included

Arrest warrants show Timithy McCants, 58, is charged with robbery and entering a bank with intent to steal. (Source: LCSD) Arrest warrants show Timithy McCants, 58, is charged with robbery and entering a bank with intent to steal. (Source: LCSD)
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Deputies responded to a bank robbery in West Columbia on Wednesday morning. 

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Candlelight vigil held for 11-month-old Chesterfield County baby found in diaper box Video included

Harlee Lewis (Source: S.C. Law Enforcement Division ) Harlee Lewis (Source: S.C. Law Enforcement Division )
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Chesterfield County community members gathered in front of the courthouse Wednesday, to remember the life of 11-month-old Harlee Lewis whose body was found in a field inside of a diaper box last week.

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Expecting mothers in South Carolina now have a law that protects them from workplace discrimination Video included

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The law is called the South Carolina Pregnancy Accommodations Act and was signed into law in mid-May. 

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Sumter deputies locate missing 61-year-old man Video included

Rufus Kistler McCoy was last seen leaving the Sumter area on June 4 headed for the Kershaw County area and to Goat Island in Charleston County. (Source: SCSO) Rufus Kistler McCoy was last seen leaving the Sumter area on June 4 headed for the Kershaw County area and to Goat Island in Charleston County. (Source: SCSO)
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A 61-year-old man who was reported missing by the Sumter County Sheriff's Office has been located, according to Sumter deputies. 

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The mugs are on the wall: Dutch Fork High teacher leaves lasting impression Video included

Did you ever have a teacher who left a lasting impression on you in your formative years? While there are likely many here in the Midlands – one local teacher has something to show for it. (Source: WISTV) Did you ever have a teacher who left a lasting impression on you in your formative years? While there are likely many here in the Midlands – one local teacher has something to show for it. (Source: WISTV)
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Did you ever have a teacher who left a lasting impression on you in your formative years? While there are likely many here in the Midlands – one local teacher has something to show for it. 

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'I hurt her. It was wrong.': Despite calls to drop out, Archie Parnell says he's staying in congressional race Video included

Archie Parnell announced Wednesday that he will stay in the race despite calls to drop out following the release of divorce documents from 1973. (Source: Facebook screenshot) Archie Parnell announced Wednesday that he will stay in the race despite calls to drop out following the release of divorce documents from 1973. (Source: Facebook screenshot)
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In a Facebook message posted Thursday, congressional candidate Archie Parnell apologized for a 45-year-old domestic violence incident recently brought to light but says he will remain in the race despite calls to step down from within his own party.  

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SCSO: Man played video games as 1-year-old gets third-degree burns from a space heater Video included

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A Sumter man has been charged with unlawful neglect of a child in his care. 

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Republican candidates for SC Governor trade jabs during final debate Video included

Republican candidates for SC held a final debate June 5. (WIS) Republican candidates for SC held a final debate June 5. (WIS)
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With one week until voters head to the polls to cast their ballots in the Gubernatorial primary, the 5 Republican candidates appeared together in a final debate at Drayton Hall on the University of South Carolina campus Tuesday night. Unlike prior debates, the candidates wasted no time attacking one another on conservative credentials, and ethics conflicts. 

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RCSD still experiencing problems with embattled Mi Casita bar Video included

Mi Casita had previously been hit with a stop work order by the Richland County Sheriff's Department. (Source: WIS) Mi Casita had previously been hit with a stop work order by the Richland County Sheriff's Department. (Source: WIS)
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Monday marked 30 days since the Richland County Sheriff’s Department issued a stop work order at Mi Casita, a restaurant and bar on Decker Boulevard. 

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WATCH: SC rep calls for Fifth Circuit solicitor to finish audit Video included

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Amid reports of outrageous spending by the Fifth District Solicitor's Office, Solicitor Dan Johnson announced in March that an independent audit was underway. 

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Want your child to learn character and leadership skills? Video included

If you'd like your kids to build their character and leadership skills, there's a youth conference coming up next month. (Source: WIS) If you'd like your kids to build their character and leadership skills, there's a youth conference coming up next month. (Source: WIS)
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If you'd like your kids to build their character and leadership skills, there's a youth conference coming up next month. 

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Nikki Haley recognizes Richland One JROTC Cadets Video included

Lower Richland High School Army JROTC Cadets (left to right) Ronald Fuller, Anastasia Nelson and Onighiah Sumter have received recognition for their academic accomplishments and JROTC service from United States Ambassador to the United Nations and former Lower Richland High School Army JROTC Cadets (left to right) Ronald Fuller, Anastasia Nelson and Onighiah Sumter have received recognition for their academic accomplishments and JROTC service from United States Ambassador to the United Nations and former
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United Nations Ambassador Nikki Haley recently recognized Richland One JROTC cadets for their hard work. 

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A Family For Life: Jakob and Victoria Video included

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We’re continuing our monthly 'A Family for Life' series on adoption by introducing you to Jakob and Victoria. 

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SC twin fills in for sick brother on picture day Video included

Twins from SC, Marcus and Malcom Williams, plotted for one of them to take both school pictures. (Twitter) Twins from SC, Marcus and Malcom Williams, plotted for one of them to take both school pictures. (Twitter)
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Don't you wish that you had a twin to help you trick people or fill in for you when you're sick? 

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Officials warn of scam asking water customer to retrieve package Video included

Here's a look at one postcard officials are urging Columbia Water customers to look out for. It's part of an ongoing scam. (Source: City of Columbia) Here's a look at one postcard officials are urging Columbia Water customers to look out for. It's part of an ongoing scam. (Source: City of Columbia)
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The City of Columbia is warning residents about an ongoing scam that requests water customers to call a number to claim a package. 

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Democrats spar in final debate one week ahead of Gubernatorial primary Video included

Three South Carolina Democratic candidates for governor took the stage to debate on Monday at USC. (Source: WIS) Three South Carolina Democratic candidates for governor took the stage to debate on Monday at USC. (Source: WIS)
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While voters will head to the polls to cast their ballots in the Gubernatorial primary June 12th, Democrats James Smith, Marguerite Willis and Phil Noble took to the stage at the University of South Carolina for their final debate Monday night (June 4th) to make their final pitch to voters.

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Latest polling shows Warren catching up with SC governor front-runners Video included

The 5 Republicans running for governor in South Carolina. (Source: WIS) The 5 Republicans running for governor in South Carolina. (Source: WIS)
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Tuesday marks one week until primary elections and in the race for South Carolina governor, a new poll shows there is a significant shift in support.  

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Republican candidates prepare for SC Attorney General primary Video included

South Carolina Attorney General Alan Wilson (R) will face two Republican challengers during the June 12 primary - William Herlong (center) and Todd Atwater (L). South Carolina Attorney General Alan Wilson (R) will face two Republican challengers during the June 12 primary - William Herlong (center) and Todd Atwater (L).
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South Carolina Attorney General Alan Wilson will face two Republican challengers during the June 12 primary. State Rep. Todd Atwater, the former top executive at S.C. Medical Association will look to unseat Wilson along with his fellow challenger, William Herlong. “There are three things I thin

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Lexington paving project will be one of the first of many in 2018 Video included

A flagman stands holding a sign to alert cars of onging construction work taking place on Gibson Road. (Source: WIS) A flagman stands holding a sign to alert cars of onging construction work taking place on Gibson Road. (Source: WIS)
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For those who work or live along it or drive it, the workers on Gibson Road are a welcome sight. 

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Suspect in Sumter burglary caught after jacket with his name, fingerprints left behind at the scene, sheriff's office says Video included

A warrant says on April 21, Jehrode Hodge, 30, allegedly went into the S&S Muffler Shop in Sumter County through an unlocked door and stole speakers and amplifiers from an unlocked car. (Source: Sumter-Lee Detention Center) A warrant says on April 21, Jehrode Hodge, 30, allegedly went into the S&S Muffler Shop in Sumter County through an unlocked door and stole speakers and amplifiers from an unlocked car. (Source: Sumter-Lee Detention Center)
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A Sumter man has been arrested and charged with larceny and burglary after he allegedly left evidence that would clearly identify him at the scene, the Sumter Sheriff's Office says.  

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SCDC: CO remarks 'it's something about young girls' during alleged assault of fellow female CO Video included

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A South Carolina Department of Corrections correctional officer has been arrested after warrants alleged he sexually assaulted a coworker, and in one instance, tried to blame it on an inmate at the prison.

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TALK OF THE TOWN: Brick and mortar needed to help other battered dogs like Sweet Pea Video included

Sweet Pea the dog has a long road to recovery in front of her, says one South Carolina animal rescue who are helping to treat the extensive wounds the dog was found with. Sweet Pea the dog has a long road to recovery in front of her, says one South Carolina animal rescue who are helping to treat the extensive wounds the dog was found with.
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A Midlands foster-based rescue wants to build a brick and mortar sanctuary. It will better serve rescues like Sweet Pea, a dog we introduced to you recently.

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RCSD: No one hurt in overnight shooting Video included

RCSD is investigating an shooting that happened early Tuesday morning on O''Neil Court. (WIS) RCSD is investigating an shooting that happened early Tuesday morning on O''Neil Court. (WIS)
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The Richland County Sheriff's Department is investigating a shots fired call that was received early Tuesday morning. 

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24-year-old Shaw Airman killed in vehicle accident Video included

Senior Airman Trevor Moheit was killed in a vehicle accident on Sunday night. (Source: Shaw Air Force Base) Senior Airman Trevor Moheit was killed in a vehicle accident on Sunday night. (Source: Shaw Air Force Base)
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Senior Airman Trevor Moheit, an Airman assigned to the 20th Equipment Maintenance Squadron (EMS) was killed in a vehicle accident on Sunday night.

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SC named one of the least safe states in America Video included

Columbia was named one of the least safe states in America. (WIS) Columbia was named one of the least safe states in America. (WIS)
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June is National Safety Month. With the U.S. recently hit hard by tragedies from hurricanes to mass shootings, the personal-finance website WalletHub released its report on 2018's Safest States in America.   

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Embattled prosecutor claims former solicitor promised him an '[expletive]-storm' Video included

Dan Johnson and Byron Gipson each took part in the Fifth Circuit Solicitor forum on Monday night. (Source: WIS) Dan Johnson and Byron Gipson each took part in the Fifth Circuit Solicitor forum on Monday night. (Source: WIS)
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When the two candidates for Fifth Circuit Solicitor met for a forum Monday night, right out of the gate the question was integrity with the solicitor's office.

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SC governor signs 9 opioid related bills into law Video included

Gov. Henry McMaster (Source: WIS) Gov. Henry McMaster (Source: WIS)

South Carolina Gov. Henry McMaster has conducted a ceremonial signing on nine opioid related bills in an effort to address the ongoing health crisis in the state.

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Suspended SC Sen. Courson enters guilty plea, resigns from office Video included

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On the day his trial was scheduled to start, suspended South Carolina State Senate John Courson has entered a guilty plea and resigned from his office.

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Four additional arrests made in shooting of 17-year-old student-athlete Video included

Alphonso Squire (top-left), Mikoyah Harvin (top-right), Keonta Robinson (bottom-left), and Sandarrell Davenport (bottom-right) were all arrested in connection with the May shooting death of 17-year-old Amon Rice. (Source: Alvin S. Glenn Detention Center) Alphonso Squire (top-left), Mikoyah Harvin (top-right), Keonta Robinson (bottom-left), and Sandarrell Davenport (bottom-right) were all arrested in connection with the May shooting death of 17-year-old Amon Rice. (Source: Alvin S. Glenn Detention Center)
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The May shooting of Amon Rice, the student-athlete from Lower Richland High School, continues to draw arrests as four additional suspects were arrested in connection with the case.

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Correctional officer arrested for trying to provide inmate with cell phone Video included

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A correctional officer at Turbeville Correctional Institution was taken into custody on Sunday after attempting to provide an inmate with a cell phone and a charger. 

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SC sheriff's deputy under fire for alleged social media comments, calls teens 'animals' and 'thugs' Video included

A Richland County deputy is facing social media backlash after alleged comments attributed to him have been called inappropriate by his employer.  (Source: RCSD website/Facebook screenshot) A Richland County deputy is facing social media backlash after alleged comments attributed to him have been called inappropriate by his employer.  (Source: RCSD website/Facebook screenshot)
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A Richland County deputy is facing social media backlash after alleged comments attributed to him have been called inappropriate by his employer.  

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Sheriff: Man calls father in New York to confess murdering girlfriend in SC Video included

A father thousands of miles away called 911 in the Midlands to relay a crime: his son reportedly shot and killed his girlfriend and wanted to kill himself, according to the Kershaw County Sheriff's Office. (Source: Kershaw County Detention Center) A father thousands of miles away called 911 in the Midlands to relay a crime: his son reportedly shot and killed his girlfriend and wanted to kill himself, according to the Kershaw County Sheriff's Office. (Source: Kershaw County Detention Center)
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A father thousands of miles away called 911 in the Midlands to relay a crime: his son reportedly shot and killed his girlfriend and wanted to kill himself, according to the Kershaw County Sheriff's Office.  

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Suspect with 16 outstanding warrants sought by Columbia police

Michael Brosia, 45, is wanted on 16 counts of various charges involving the break-ins of multiple vehicles in the Columbia area. (Source: Columbia Police Department) Michael Brosia, 45, is wanted on 16 counts of various charges involving the break-ins of multiple vehicles in the Columbia area. (Source: Columbia Police Department)
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A suspect wanted in connection with multiple vehicle break-ins has 16 outstanding warrants for his arrest and police are asking for the community's help in locating him.

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Pedestrian in critical condition after hit-and-run in Columbia Video included

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A 55-year-old man is in critical condition after being struck by an unknown vehicle on Colonial Drive at Bull Street Sunday night.

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Suspect sought after pushing employee out of the way in strong-armed robbery in Richland County Video included

The pictured suspect is being sought by RCSD in connection with a strong-armed robbery where the suspect pushed an employee in his attempt to escape with $100 of goods in a cart from Kroger on May 22. (Source: Richland County Sheriff's Department) The pictured suspect is being sought by RCSD in connection with a strong-armed robbery where the suspect pushed an employee in his attempt to escape with $100 of goods in a cart from Kroger on May 22. (Source: Richland County Sheriff's Department)
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A suspect wanted in connection with a strong-armed robbery pushed an employee out of the way as he fled the store with a cart full of items from Kroger on May 22.

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'I wish I could sleep forever because...I wake up to a nightmare.' Family of missing SC woman now mourn her death Video included

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Imagine not hearing from your child for a week. No calls, texts, or even a Facebook message. Monica and Tiffany Barnes suffered through this silence until they received the news that Kyrstin Star Blackburn's body was found in a wooded area off of Platt Springs Road in Lexington County on Friday.

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Single vehicle crash kills 1 in Orangeburg Co. Video included

One person was killed in a crash in Orangeburg early Monday morning.  (Source: Google Maps) One person was killed in a crash in Orangeburg early Monday morning.  (Source: Google Maps)
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One person was killed in a crash in Orangeburg early Monday morning. 

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Irmo man arrested for breaking in, watching woman sleep Video included

Richard Travis Abbott, 28, was arrested for breaking into a woman's home and watching her sleep. He was denied bond on Friday. (Source: Lexington County Sheriff's Department) Richard Travis Abbott, 28, was arrested for breaking into a woman's home and watching her sleep. He was denied bond on Friday. (Source: Lexington County Sheriff's Department)
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A 28-year-old Irmo man was taken into custody for unlawfully entering a woman's home and watching her sleep.

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Head-on collision in Irmo sends two drivers to the hospital Video included

A head-on collision in Irmo on June 2 has sent two drivers to the hospital with undisclosed injuries and statuses after a Chevrolet pickup struck a Toyota SUV. (Source: Provided) A head-on collision in Irmo on June 2 has sent two drivers to the hospital with undisclosed injuries and statuses after a Chevrolet pickup struck a Toyota SUV. (Source: Provided)
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Two drivers are in the hospital after a head-on collision occurred on Broad River Road near Willie Davis Road in Irmo Saturday night. 

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39-year-old NC man dead after Kershaw County crash Video included

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Highway Patrol says one person is dead after crashing into a tree in Kershaw County.

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Coroner identifies victim killed in early morning crash in Lexington County Video included

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Highway patrol says a Lexington County collision involved two people being hit by a pickup truck.

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