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Sign Up for WLTX Text AlertsWLTX text alerts have been upgraded!
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Crime

History of Incidents at Lee Correctional Institute

History of Incidents at Lee Correctional InstituteThe history of Incidents at Lee Correctional Institute date back as long as the prison has been open.
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  • 3 days, 5 hours ago
Clemson Tigers

Catching Up with Clemson Great Tajh Boyd

Catching Up with Clemson Great Tajh BoydTajh Boyd, who's now in the NFL, spoke to Reggie Anderson about his event here in the Midlands and his pro career so far.
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  • 2 days, 5 hours ago
Forecast

Midlands Forecast

Midlands ForecastMostly cloudy a little warmer on Monday. High: 62°
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  • 7 hours, 45 minutes ago
Politics

Photos: Obama in the Midlands

Photos: Obama in the MidlandsBarack Obama kisses five month old Daryn Bailey Binns during a "Stand Together For Change" rally at the Columbia Metropolitan Convention Center January 20, 2008 in Columbia, South Carolina.
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  • 7 hours, 52 minutes ago
Sports

Sunday's USC Baseball Game Postponed

Sunday's USC Baseball Game PostponedUSC baseball game against Clemson has been postponed to Monday at 4 p.m.
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  • 15 hours, 11 minutes ago
Sports

High School Hoops: Saturday, February 28

High School Hoops: Saturday, February 28Saturday brought lots of high school hoops championships across the state.
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Sports

Tajh Boyd Hosts Football Camp at River Bluff

Tajh Boyd Hosts Football Camp at River BluffFormer Clemson quarterback Tajh Boyd hosted a football camp at River Bluff high school on Saturday.
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News

Crews Battle House Fire in Cayce Neighborhood

Crews Battle House Fire in Cayce NeighborhoodFire crews work to control house fire on Glenn St. in Cayce Saturday night.
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  • 1 day, 2 hours ago
Crime

4-Year-Old Injured in Drive-By Shooting

4-Year-Old Injured in Drive-By ShootingDeputies say shots fired from two vehicles injured a four-year-old girl
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  • 1 day, 2 hours ago
South Carolina Gamecocks

Johnson Leads USC to 81-68 Victory

Johnson Leads USC to 81-68 VictoryTyrone Johnson scored a career-high 28 points to lead South Carolina to an 81-68 win over Mississippi State on Saturday night.
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Crime

Suspect Arrested in Hit & Run of SCDOT Employee

Suspect Arrested in Hit & Run of SCDOT EmployeeA person of interest in a fatal hit and run that left a SC Department of Transportation worker dead has been found.
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  • 1 day, 7 hours ago
South Carolina Gamecocks

Gamecocks Hold off Tigers to Claim Reedy River Rivalry Game

Gamecocks Hold off Tigers to Claim Reedy River Rivalry GameSouth Carolina wins game two of rivalry series over Clemson
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Clemson Tigers

Clemson Escapes Disaster Against Georgia Tech

Clemson Escapes Disaster Against Georgia TechClemson defeats Georgia Tech 70-63 in OT
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  • 1 day, 7 hours ago
Life

Girl Kidnapped in 1997 Found by Total Coincidence

Girl Kidnapped in 1997 Found by Total CoincidenceThe look-a-likes met, felt an instant connection, and became friends, but it turns out the kinship had deeper origins
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Life

Taco Bell's Newest Test: Capt'n Crunch Donut Holes

Taco Bell's Newest Test: Capt'n Crunch Donut HolesCustomers began testing the sweet treats Thursday in Bakersfield, Calif., and the pastries are in packs of two for $1.00, four for $1.69 or 12 for $4.49, according to TIME.
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  • 1 day, 12 hours ago
News

Trooper: SC DOT Worker Struck, Killed on Farrow Road

Trooper: SC DOT Worker Struck, Killed on Farrow RoadA worker with the South Carolina Department of Transportation was killed Friday night while working on Farrow Road.
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  • 1 day, 15 hours ago
High School Sports

High School Hoops - Friday, Feb. 27

High School Hoops - Friday, Feb. 27The high school basketball playoff brackets are getting down to the select few.
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News

Deputy Fired After Tasing Man in Wheelchair

Deputy Fired After Tasing Man in WheelchairA Pickens County deputy was fired after using a taser on a 65-year-old wheelchair-bound man
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  • 1 day, 18 hours ago
Sports

Stolen NASCAR No. 44 Car Found

Stolen NASCAR No. 44 Car FoundEarly Saturday morning police dispatch confirmed Travis Kvapil's stolen car has been found.
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Crime

What Would It Take To Fix Problems At Lee Correctional?

What Would It Take To Fix Problems At Lee Correctional?After Thursday's standoff at the prison, many are asking what can be done to keep staff and inmates safe.
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  • 2 days, 2 hours ago
Life

Artwork Likely to Be Additions to Columbia Parks

Artwork Likely to Be Additions to Columbia ParksIf you've been on Columbia's Main St. recently, you may have noticed a couple of newly placed pieces of art.
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  • 2 days, 3 hours ago
Sports

Clemson hits 3 homers in 11-4 win over South Carolina

Clemson hits 3 homers in 11-4 win over South CarolinaIt's the first time since 2010 that Clemson had won the opening game of the annual series.
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  • 2 days, 3 hours ago
Crime

300,000 Chickens Killed By Vandals in Clarendon County

300,000 Chickens Killed By Vandals in Clarendon CountySheriff Randy Garrett says someone is targeting Pilgrims Pride by killing chickens meant for the company at local farms
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  • 2 days, 5 hours ago
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