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Sign Up for WLTX Text AlertsWLTX text alerts have been upgraded!
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  • 2 months ago
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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  • 6 days, 10 hours ago
Money

McDonald's to ban chicken treated with human antibiotics

McDonald's to ban chicken treated with human antibioticsMcDonald's new antibiotics policy to ban chicken treated with antibiotics used for humans.
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  • 12 hours, 52 minutes ago
Tech

Andrea Mock Walks You Through Twitter 101

Andrea Mock Walks You Through Twitter 101Andrea helped out our Viewers, that's YOU, by doing a great walk-through introduction of Twitter on the big screen on the Friends At Five set
  • Tech
  • 1 day, 16 hours ago
Mom of the Day

Mom of the Day

Mom of the DayOur Mom of the Day for March 5, 2015 is Yeshica Hart. She was nominated by her husband Theo and their three children. He tells us his wife is loving, caring and supportive, and she shares not only with her children but others as well – taking on the...
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  • 6 hours, 8 minutes ago
Player of the Week

Player of the Week - Ke'asia Jackson

Player of the Week - Ke'asia JacksonIrmo guard Ke'asia Jackson is the News19 Player of the Week.
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  • 6 hours, 57 minutes ago
Education

Judge Orders SC State Not to Fire President

Judge Orders SC State Not to Fire PresidentA judge has ordered SC State University trustees not to fire suspended President Thomas Elzey.
  • Education
  • 7 hours, 58 minutes ago
Life

Carowinds Unleashes 'Fury 325'

Carowinds Unleashes 'Fury 325'Debuting this spring, Fury 325 will be the world's tallest & fastest giga coaster--a term for ultra-high coasters with a first drop of over 300 feet and completes a full circuit.
  • Life
  • 8 hours, 5 minutes ago
Life

Teens Students Banning Together To Bring Change

Teens Students Banning Together To Bring ChangeStudents at Swansea High Freshman Academy are stepping up as leaders to be the change they want to see in their community.
  • Life
  • 9 hours, 16 minutes ago
News

Have Health Care Though Affordable Health Care Act? USC Wants You

Have Health Care Though Affordable Health Care Act? USC Wants YouSome participants will be randomly selected to take part in a 2-hour information session focused on health insurance and complete a survey.
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  • 9 hours, 30 minutes ago
Forecast

Midlands Forecast

Midlands ForecastBreezy & turning cooler with afternoon rain on Thursday. High: 70°
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  • 11 hours, 6 minutes ago
Money

SC House Gives Key Approval To New Local Funding Formula

SC House Gives Key Approval To New Local Funding FormulaA bill that would alter the formula the state uses to fun local governments received a key approval today.
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  • 13 hours, 10 minutes ago
On Your Side

Facebook Works To Help Suicide Prevention With New Tool

Facebook Works To Help Suicide Prevention With New ToolFacebook just announced new self-harm & suicide risk reporting tools.
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  • 16 hours, 5 minutes ago
Nation

Sheriff: Gold Heist from Armored Truck Suspicious

Sheriff: Gold Heist from Armored Truck SuspiciousA North Carolina sheriff says there were suspicions that the heist of millions in gold from an armored truck was an inside job.
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  • 16 hours, 26 minutes ago
Local

Reform Plan Cuts Taxes, Provides $340M More for Schools

Reform Plan Cuts Taxes, Provides $340M More for SchoolsA state lawmaker says her plan to revamp South Carolina education funding cuts taxes while also providing more money for poor, rural school districts.
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  • 17 hours, 9 minutes ago
Life

Maya Angelou Forever Stamp is Unveiled

Maya Angelou Forever Stamp is UnveiledHere's a look at the pretty Forever Stamp for Maya Angelou, the late poet and best-selling author.
  • Life
  • 17 hours, 38 minutes ago
Midlands

SC Officers Concerned About Bill Mandating Body Cameras

SC Officers Concerned About Bill Mandating Body CamerasSome law officers say they have concerns about a bill to require all South Carolina police officers to wear body cameras
  • Midlands
  • 18 hours, 12 minutes ago
Crime

Prosecution in Chester Councilman's Death Moving Ahead

Prosecution in Chester Councilman's Death Moving AheadProsecutors can proceed with charges against 4 men accused in the shooting death of Chester City Councilman Williams
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  • 18 hours, 18 minutes ago
High School Sports

Hoops: Championship Weekend Ahead!

Hoops: Championship Weekend Ahead!After months of competition, it's time to crown a champion across South Carolina's four classifications of high school basketball.
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  • 18 hours, 28 minutes ago
Money

Haley, Hitt Visited D.C. on Jobs Trip

Haley, Hitt Visited D.C. on Jobs TripGovernor Haley and Secretary Hitt flew with two staffers to Washington, D.C. on an economic development trip Sunday.
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  • 19 hours, 51 minutes ago
NFL

Fmr. USC Star Rice Donating Brain to Science

Fmr. USC Star Rice Donating Brain to ScienceFormer Seattle Seahawks wide receiver Sidney Rice says he plans to donate his brain to science after he dies.
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  • 20 hours, 29 minutes ago
Nation

Gunman Lured Officers to House, Opened Fire

Gunman Lured Officers to House, Opened FireLake Wales Police say a man called 911 to lure law enforcement officers to a house on Tuesday and then opened fire.
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  • 21 hours, 7 minutes ago
Local

2 Dead in House Fire in Orangeburg County

2 Dead in House Fire in Orangeburg CountyAuthorities are investigating the cause of a house fire in Orangeburg County that killed two people.
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  • 21 hours, 13 minutes ago
Tech

Sheriff Posts Warrant on Facebook; Man Turns Himself In

Sheriff Posts Warrant on Facebook; Man Turns Himself InSocial media giveth, and social media taketh away, as one County Sheriff's Office in Ohio proved.
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  • 21 hours, 14 minutes ago
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