A student at Blythewood Academy is facing serious charges after she allegedly made threats against the school’s principal and for assaulting a deputy who was called to intervene.
Richland Co. S.C. (WOLO)– Richland County deputies arrested 38 year old Kenneth Gleaton in connection with the death of a woman whose body was found in a fire early Tuesday morning. Investigators say Gleaton was arrested Tuesday afternoon on the Riverwalk behind Edventure Children’s Museum. Deputies responded to a home on Crestmore Dr. just after 1:30 Tuesday morning after Columbia…
Richland County is reminding residents and business owners to protect themselves from mosquitoes, as health officials report an increase in the number of the pests infected with West Nile this year.
COLUMBIA, SC (WOLO)–On Monday, around two-thousand customers were without power in Western South Carolina. On Sunday, Tropical Storm Nate caused trees to come down in Spartanburg and Laurens counties. A possible tornado was also reported near Liberty in Pickens county. And in Gulf communities, the storm caused trees to come down and coastal flooding, leaving behind debris.
Three people have been arrested in connection with a fire at a Hartsville church last week.
The most recent research into autism spectrum disorder is the driving force behind a statewide symposium being held at the University of South Carolina Monday.
FORT JACKSON, SC – U. S. Army officials have identified the soldiers who were killed or injured in Friday’s accident. The accident involved a military truck and a troop formation at the army’s largest basic training facility. Two soldiers were killed six others injured. Killed were: Pvt. Ethan Shrader, from Prospect, TN and Pvt. Timothy Ashcraft, from Cincinnati, OH. The…
COLUMBIA, S.C. (WOLO)-October is National Breast Cancer Awareness Month. Many physicians use this time to encourage women to get mammograms but what if you cannot afford one? There is a program in our state that can help. When it comes to breast cancer, medical experts say early detection can increase survival chances tremendously. The Best Chance Network is designed to…
COLUMBIA, SC (WOLO)– Santee Cooper has voted to name a temporary CEO. The utility is in the midst of dealing with the failed nuclear reactor project out of V.C. Summer. James E. Brogdon JR. was named interim President and CEO on Friday, according to company officials. The former CEO announced his retirement back in August.