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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.
  • Crime
  • 5 days, 18 hours ago
Money

McDonald's to debut non-antibiotic chicken

McDonald's to debut non-antibiotic chickenMcDonald's announces new antibiotics policy and new menu sourcing initiatives.
  • Money
  • 2 hours, 51 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, 1 hour 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.
  • On Your Side
  • 33 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.
  • Local
  • 1 hour, 38 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
  • 2 hours, 7 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.
  • High School Sports
  • 2 hours, 57 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.
  • Nation
  • 5 hours, 36 minutes ago
Forecast

Midlands Forecast

Midlands ForecastMostly cloudy, breezy, & unseasonably warm on Wednesday. High: 80°
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  • 6 hours, 13 minutes ago
Mr. Food

Triangle Hat Cookies

Triangle Hat CookiesWhatever you choose to call 'em, make sure you bake up a batch of these filled cookie treats!
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  • 6 hours, 24 minutes ago
News

Dense Fog Advisory until 10am

Dense Fog Advisory until 10amDense Fog Advisory until 10am For Much of the Midlands
  • News
  • 9 hours, 6 minutes ago
Clemson Tigers

Clemson Loses At N.C. State 66-61

Clemson Loses At N.C. State 66-61Clemson goes 14 minutes without scoring and is unable to rally against NC State.
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  • 15 hours, 19 minutes ago
Sports

Baseball Wrapup - USC Defeats CSU, Tigers Lose To Winthrop

Baseball Wrapup - USC Defeats CSU, Tigers Lose To WinthropTuesday saw USC and Clemson return to the diamond against Big South opponents.
  • Sports
  • 15 hours, 27 minutes ago
News

Obama to Highlight 'My Brother's Keeper' in Columbia

Obama to Highlight 'My Brother's Keeper' in ColumbiaWe all know President Barack Obama will be in town Friday, but we now know he will be speaking about what's called "My Brothers Keeper."
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  • 16 hours, 13 minutes ago
Local

Trial Begins for Brothers Accused of Murdering Teen

Trial Begins for Brothers Accused of Murdering TeenA jury of 6 men and 6 woman heard opening statements about the murder of 17-year-old Kymmara Randolph.
  • Local
  • 16 hours, 35 minutes ago
Politics

Koon Wins Lexington Sheriff GOP Primary

Koon Wins Lexington Sheriff GOP PrimaryJay Koon has won the Republican primary to be the next sheriff of Lexington County, topping three other candidates to avoid a runoff.
  • Politics
  • 17 hours, 27 minutes ago
Climate

Study: Human-Caused Global Warming Behind CA Drought

Study: Human-Caused Global Warming Behind CA DroughtHuman-caused climate change helped fuel the current California drought, says a Stanford University study released Monday.
  • Climate
  • 17 hours, 41 minutes ago
News

National Proposal Would Ban Green Tip AR-15 Ammo

National Proposal Would Ban Green Tip AR-15 AmmoAn ATF proposal has been made to stop the selling of green tip AR-15 ammo that has the ability to pierce armor
  • News
  • 22 hours, 2 minutes ago
Local

Driver Ejected, Killed In Single Car Accident

Driver Ejected, Killed In Single Car AccidentA motorist is dead after a single car accident in Orangeburg Tuesday afternoon.
  • Local
  • 22 hours, 9 minutes ago
Education

Senate Makes Measure Firing SC State Trustees a Priority

Senate Makes Measure Firing SC State Trustees a PrioritySenators have given priority status to legislation that would fire all trustees of financially troubled SC State University.
  • Education
  • 22 hours, 14 minutes ago
Education

SC State President Sues School

SC State President Sues SchoolSouth Carolina State University President Thomas Elzey has filed a lawsuit against the school, claiming the trustees have breached their contract with him.
  • Education
  • 22 hours, 39 minutes ago
On Your Side

Dream on Me Recalls 2-in-1 Bassinet to Cradle

Dream on Me Recalls 2-in-1 Bassinet to CradleDream on Me Recalls 2-in-1 Bassinet to Cradle Due to Fall and Suffocation Hazards
  • On Your Side
  • 23 hours, 51 minutes ago
Education

Magic Johnson Set to Appear at SC State

Magic Johnson Set to Appear at SC StateBasketball legend Magic Johnson will make an appearance at South Carolina State University later this month.
  • Education
  • 1 day ago
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