Orangeburg man bond set at $50,000 after shooting into vehicle

Bond has been was set at $50,000 for an Orangeburg County Sheriff's Office man charged with injuring a man after shooting into a vehicle.

  Sexual assault case leads to drug bust in Sumter County

  ‘Wasn’t just a house:’ 6 months later, Conway residents face tough choices after Hurricane Florence

  ‘We’ve dropped the ball,’ Fort Jackson leadership says as it works to improve on-post housing

  CPD investigating armed robbery and shooting on House Street

  Columbia woman brings the arts to underserved children

South Carolina to make 8th straight appearance in NCAA Women’s Basketball Tournament

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  ‘They are suffering:’ SC neighbors trying to help after ducks found injured with blow darts

  Reality star ‘Mama June,’ boyfriend arrested in Alabama

  More evacuations in Midwest as floodwaters breach levees

Thrown pancake batter leads to battery charges for Florida man

  Watching Your Wallet: Thousands of consumer complaints hidden in federal watchdog database

  Vacant Title Loans building damaged during October 2015 floods demolished Monday

Fort Bragg collects cards for WWII veteran’s 100th birthday

A special member of Fort Bragg is turning 100 years old this week, and staff members need your help to make him feel special.

Crews respond to crash involving school bus in Lexington County, no students on board

Crews responded to a crash involving a school bus and one other vehicle in Lexington County on Monday morning.

  Officials investigate early-morning house fire in Lexington County

Lexington County fire officials are investigating after they responded to a house fire early Monday morning.

Orangeburg woman shot in face when bullets fired into apartment

A 29-year-old Parkside Drive woman is undergoing treatment for a gunshot wound to the face after someone fired into her apartment on Friday night.

VP Mike Pence coming to SC to campaign for Sen. Lindsey Graham

  RCSD: Man arrested for stealing 58-inch TV, breaking into a church

Southwest begins much-anticipated service to Hawaii

  Overall top seed Duke highlights 8 teams playing in NCAA Tournament in Columbia

Memphis man says he was brutally beaten by security guard in case of mistaken identity

Another 43 lots of medication used to treat high blood pressure, congestive heart failure recalled

  Former HUD Secretary campaigns in Columbia ahead of 2020

Presidential Candidates continue to visit the Palmetto State ahead of the 2020 election.

Nominate your favorite teacher to win a free Norwegian cruise, $15,000 prize for their school

If you're a teacher, you can even nominate yourself, Norweigan Cruise Line says.

Reward offered after Murrells Inlet ducks tortured with blow darts

Officials are looking for answers Sunday after a pair of ducks were found injured.Pictured surfaced on social media Sunday of a pair of ducks with blow dart injuries. One duck appears to have been shot in the head and the other in the neck.

  The 37th annual St. Pat’s in Five Points celebration draws thousands to celebrate in Columbia

The 37th annual St. Pat's in Five Points celebration kicked off Saturday, drawing tens of thousands of people.

  Families of Christchurch dead in agonizing wait for burials

Families of the 50 people killed in the Christchurch mosque shootings are enduring an increasingly agonizing wait for the bodies of victims to be released as New Zealand reels from the unprecedented tragedy.

  Missing 2-year-old found dead in Minnesota; father in custody

An off-duty public works employee found what is believed to be the toddler's body inside a blanket off the shoulder of the highway.

  One dead after three vehicle collision on US178 in Orangeburg

A three-vehicle collision on US178 has left one person dead.

  One dead in single-vehicle crash on Felderville Road in Orangeburg County

One person is dead following a single vehicle crash on Felderville Road.

  WIS holds cookout for veterans

As WIS continues the Year of the Veteran in 2019, Saturday, several WIS staff members stopped by Dorn VA to hold a cookout for veterans and their families.

Motorcyclist dies in crash on I-77 in York County

A motorcyclist is dead following a crash on I-77 near mile marker 88 in York County.

  RCSD search for two brothers connected to shots fired calls on Manorwood Court

The Richland County Sheriff’s Department is asking for the public’s assistance in locating two suspects, who are also brothers.

  Watch: Teenager smashes egg on Australian senator, who blamed NZ massacre on immigration policies

The senator was speaking at an event Melbourne when video shows the boy raised his phone, clearly recording video, then smashed an egg on the back of Anning’s head.

300-lb Florida woman gets life in prison after sitting on girl, resulting in her death

Veronica Posey was sentenced Friday in the death of 9-year-old Dericka Lindsay. Posey weighs about 300 pounds.

  Ex-LCSD deputy files lawsuit after agency being blocked on Facebook

Retired Lexington County deputy Edward Richardson is suing the Lexington County Sheriff’s Department after he was blocked from posting on the agency’s Facebook page.

  10 inmates released from SCDC early due to miscalculations of sentences

Ten inmates have been released earlier than they should have been from the S.C. Department of Corrections.

  CHA records show stove replaced one month before victim found dead of carbon monoxide poisoning

Newly released records from the Columbia Housing Authority show the stove in 30-year-old Derrick Roper’s apartment was replaced five weeks before he was found dead of carbon monoxide poisoning.

  Secret underground dining experience pops-up in Columbia

The secret dining experience begins its tour in Columbia.

  Officers find guns, drugs, and more during Sumter County traffic sweep

I-95 was full of blue lights this week as Sumter County Sheriff’s Office pushed a traffic initiative called Operation Ice Storm. Officers were hoping to promote safer driving by showing a large police presence, but many of those incidents turned out to be more than just your average traffic stop.

Trump supporter drives ‘build the wall’ float past New Zealand mourners at Cleveland City Hall

A vigil organized by Christians, Jews and Muslims at Cleveland City Hall to remember the 49 killed in Christchurch, New Zealand was interrupted Friday by a President Donald Trump supporter driving a “BUILD THE WALL” float.

Irmo Police lead on brief chase after attempting to stop stolen vehicle

An Irmo Police officer was involved in a brief chase after attempting to stop a vehicle that later was discovered to be stolen.

  U.S 301 still closed through downtown Bamberg after fire destroyed buildings

It’s been a little over a week since a fire ripped through several buildings in downtown Bamberg, and because of that fire, U.S. 301, which goes right through the center of downtown, is still closed off.

  Local faith leaders respond to New Zealand attacks

The attack in New Zealand has local faith leaders reaching out to support the Muslim community.

  Director says job re-entry program credited with inmate population drop, recidivism rate decline

The director of the South Carolina Department of Corrections is praising the efforts and funding of a program that empowers inmates upon their release.

  Hurricane Florence six months later: Nichols native brings spark back to town hammered by Florence

Six months after suffering catastrophic flooding at the hands of Hurricane Florence, the small town of Nichols if fighting to stay alive.

  CPD arrest driver who caused multiple collisions on Bluff Road

Columbia Police Department has arrested a man accused of seriously injuring a motorcyclist and Columbia Fire recruit in an alcohol-related crash that took place in January.

  CPD: Old Woodlands Road jogger incident was ‘big misunderstanding’

The Columbia Police Department is reporting that an incident where a man was yelling at a jogger to "get in the car" was actually a big misunderstanding.

No. 22 Auburn beats South Carolina 73-64 in SEC quarterfinal

Jared Harper scores 27 as No. 22 Auburn beats South Carolina 63-54 in SEC Tournament for sixth consecutive victory

  Clarendon Co. Coroner: Driver dies on eve of birthday in I-95 collision

All southbound lanes on I-95 at mile marker 100 are blocked due to a crash that took place on the Santee Bridge.

  Fairfield County officers identify suspect connect to church-related thefts

The Fairfield County Sheriff’s Department has identified a suspect believed to be connected to multiple church-related thefts.

  First Alert Forecast: Alert Day Friday for a possible gusty shower or storm

Here's a look at your WIS FIRST ALERT weather forecast.

  Complete coverage: Allen Benedict Court apartments timeline

Here are links to all of the coverage on Allen Benedict Court apartments since Jan. 17 in chronological order.

  Trump issues his first veto on Congress’ resolution blocking emergency order to build border wall

Donald Trump vetoed the Congressional resolution that blocked his national emergency declaration at the U.S. border with Mexico.

Woman, 2-year-old ‘shaken up’ after Orangeburg train collision

A woman and a 2-year-old didn’t appear to have any physical injuries on Thursday afternoon after a train struck their vehicle, Orangeburg Department of Public Safety Capt. Alfred Alexander said.

  Consuming three or more eggs per day increases risk of heart disease, study says

The study followed 30,000 people for more than 30 years.

  Ethiopian Airlines crash analysis begins; Trump calls PM

The report cited "a person who reviewed air traffic communications" from Sunday's flight saying controllers noticed the plane was moving up and down by hundreds of feet. An airline spokesman has said the pilot was given permission to return. But the plane crashed, killing all 157 on board.

Search underway for missing plane that was headed for South Carolina

Search crews are hunting for a missing plane that was headed to South Carolina Thursday evening but never arrived, according to officials.

  WATCH: La. man proposes to girlfriend in 3rd grade classroom where they met

She said yes and the kids said “ewww!”

400 nude photos of girls found on former Georgia hospital staffer’s computer

The arrest warrant claims the man has 453 nude photos of girls ages 3 to 15 on multiple electronics including his computer and cell phone.

Former SC State star Harper inducted into MEAC Hall of Fame

Dwayne Harper, a former standout at Orangeburg-Wilkinson and South Carolina State, is now one of five new inductees in the Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference Hall of Fame.

Alleged shooter in New Zealand mosque attacks mentions Dylann Roof as inspiration

The man who authorities say killed at least 49 people Friday in shootings at two New Zealand mosques mentions Charleston church shooter Dylann Roof as inspiration.

Mother of Marcus Lattimore to be keynote speaker at Kinship Care Day

Yolanda Smith, Marcus Lattimore’s mother and the vice president of the Marcus Lattimore Foundation, will be the keynote speaker at Kinship Care Day on March 19.

Gamecocks hopeful freshman guard Lawson will play in SEC Tournament

The South Carolina Gamecocks will likely get their second-leading scorer back in the lineup Friday.

  Avoid the handcuffs this St. Patrick’s Day: there’s an average of 50 arrests in Five Points in the last 3 years

It’s one of the largest St. Patrick’s Day events in the southeast, which is cause for lots of excitement but also some concerns for safety.

  Coroner: ‘Nothing criminal or suspicious’ in death of popular Irmo dentist

A popular Irmo dentist who appeared on "The Amazing Race" with his wife was found dead earlier this week, according to officials.

  Correctional officer arrested after allegedly attempting to bring in contraband

The S.C. Department of Corrections Police Services has released an arrest warrant today for Correctional Officer Anthony J. Murgolo, an officer working at the Lieber Correctional Institution.

  Elgin Police: Mother hasn’t been seen in 8 years; foul play suspected

The Elgin Police Department is searching for 35-year-old Adrianna Laster.

Ex-Kraft Heinz employee sues company, claims sanitizer used in poultry chiller

A former employee of the Kraft Heinz Company is suing the food and beverage business after sanitizer was allegedly used in a poultry chiller.

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

Some legislation being debated in the South Carolina Senate would allow breweries to open a satellite taproom away from their production area.

  Hurricane Florence six months later: Socastee residents still rebuilding

Thursday marks six months since the eastern coast of the United States saw one of the most disastrous hurricanes in recent history.

  Coroner releases ID of victim who died in Lexington Co. house fire

One person has died and another person is injured after a house fire in Irmo early Thursday morning, according to the Irmo Fire Chief.

OCSO arrest second gunman connected to nightclub shooting that left one dead

A second gunman connected to a shooting at a nightclub that left a one person dead has been arrested by the Orangeburg County Sheriff’s Office.

  Senate rejects Trump border emergency as Republicans defect

The Republican-run Senate rejected President Donald Trump’s declaration of a national emergency at the southwest border on Thursday.

City of Newberry experiencing ‘widespread’ power outages, officials say

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  Mega Millions jackpot winner to donate portion of winnings to charity

A little more than a week after claiming a $1.5 billion jackpot, the winner of the massive jackpot has decided to give back to the State of South Carolina.

F-16 makes emergency landing at MYR after experiencing in-flight issue

Emergency crews are on scene at the Myrtle Beach International Airport after a military aircraft experienced an in-flight issue Thursday, according to Lt. Jonathan Evans with the Myrtle Beach Fire Department.

  Jussie Smollett pleads not guilty to lying to police

The "Empire" actor is accused of lying to police about being the victim of a racist and homophobic attack by two men in January.

USPS reveals new ‘Sesame Street,’ Tyrannosaurus rex stamps

Issue dates and locations for the new stamps were not immediately available, but are "coming soon."

Google employee breaks record for calculating pi

Emma Haruka Iwao, a Google employee, calculated 31,415,926,535,897 digits of pi, setting a world record