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Sign Up for WLTX Text Alerts

Sign Up for WLTX Text AlertsWLTX text alerts have been upgraded!
  • Tech
  • 3 months, 3 weeks ago
News

PHOTOS: Riots in Baltimore

PHOTOS: Riots in BaltimoreBaltimore firefighters battle a three-alarm fire at a senior living facility under construction at Federal and Chester Streets in East Baltimore. It is unclear whether it is related to the ongoing riots but was one of several fires in the area.
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  • 2 hours, 23 minutes ago
Gandy's Garden

How to Grow Brandywine Tomatoes

How to Grow Brandywine TomatoesBrandywine tomatoes are a popular variety of tomatoes and can be easily grown in South Carolina.
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  • 3 days, 13 hours ago
Music

Win James Taylor Tickets from WLTX

Win James Taylor Tickets from WLTXThe James Taylor Summer Concert Sweepstakes is open to all Midlands residents, and you can enter daily!
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  • 5 days, 19 hours ago
Money

3 Perfect Mother's Day Gifts Under $30

3 Perfect Mother's Day Gifts Under $303 Perfect Mother's Day Gifts Under $30. 3 hugely discounted heart-felt gifts guaranteed to make mom ecstatic.
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  • 1 hour, 20 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 month, 3 weeks ago
Forecast

Midlands Forecast

Midlands ForecastAnother nice day for Tuesday. High: 72°
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Mom of the Day

Mom of the Day

Mom of the DayOur Mom of the Day April 28, 2015 is Monalisa Wright. Monalisa is the mother of three and was nominated by her daughter Mia. Mia tells us her mother is more than just a mom to her three daughters, she is a bestfriend and outstanding role model. They want to thank...
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  • 43 minutes ago
High School Sports

SCHSL Will Create The New 5-Class System

SCHSL Will Create The New 5-Class SystemThe SCHSL is expected to have the new 5-classification setup finalized by September.
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  • 7 hours, 55 minutes ago
Local

Town Council To Take On Funding For Okra Strut Festival

Town Council To Take On Funding For Okra Strut FestivalThe Irmo Town Council is taking over the funding responsibility of the Okra Strut Festival.
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  • 8 hours, 17 minutes ago
News

Food Truck Festival Attracts Thousands, Causes Long Lines

Food Truck Festival Attracts Thousands, Causes Long LinesFood Truck Festival Attracts Thousands
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  • 11 hours, 33 minutes ago
Local

Deputies: Meth Lab Bust In Richland County

Deputies: Meth Lab Bust In Richland CountyDeputies were responding to neighbors complaints of illegal activity.
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  • 12 hours, 31 minutes ago
News

Midlands Nepaelses Offering Help

Midlands Nepaelses Offering HelpLeaders from the South Carolina Association of Nepalese are trying to help their family members in their homeland.
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  • 12 hours, 32 minutes ago
Local

SC Police Get Jail for Tasering Mentally Disabled Woman

SC Police Get Jail for Tasering Mentally Disabled WomanOne small-town South Carolina police officer has been sentenced to 18 months in prison, and a second to a year and a day for unnecessarily shocking a mentally disabled woman with a Taser at least eight times.
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  • 14 hours, 9 minutes ago
Crime

Police: Man Fired Shots at Ex-Girlfriend

Police: Man Fired Shots at Ex-GirlfriendNewberry police are searching a man who they say fired shots at his ex-girlfriend.
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  • 14 hours, 21 minutes ago
News

Photos: Former Sheriff James Metts

Photos: Former Sheriff James MettsArchive photos of Lexington County Sheriff James Metts.
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  • 16 hours, 1 minute ago
Health

Chipotle: GMOs Gone From Our Food

Chipotle: GMOs Gone From Our FoodIn an industry breakthrough, Chipotle has removed one of the things that some consumers want least in their food: GMOs.
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  • 17 hours, 3 minutes ago
Features

Krispy Kreme Offers BOGO Dozen Deal

Krispy Kreme Offers BOGO Dozen DealTuesday, Apr. 28 is National Superhero Day, and Krispy Kreme will celebrate by honoring heroes everywhere with a free dozen donuts.
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  • 17 hours, 11 minutes ago
News

Mark Sanford Opposes Offshore Testing, Drilling

Mark Sanford Opposes Offshore Testing, DrillingSouth Carolina U.S. Rep. Mark Sanford is on record against offshore seismic testing and drilling for oil.
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  • 19 hours, 8 minutes ago
Entertainment

Music Lovers Dig Through Greater Columbia Record Fair

Music Lovers Dig Through Greater Columbia Record FairThe Greater Columbia Record Fair offered record collectors a chance to buy a wide variety of LPs, 45s, and 78s
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  • 19 hours, 28 minutes ago
Entertainment

Greater Columbia Record Fair

Greater Columbia Record FairGreater Columbia Record Fair offered music lovers a chance to buy a wide variety of 45s, 33s, 78s.
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  • 19 hours, 29 minutes ago
South Carolina Gamecocks

ACC's Top Rebounder Joins USC Basketball Team

ACC's Top Rebounder Joins USC Basketball TeamThe leading rebounder in the ACC will be joining the Gamecock women's basketball team, an addition that will help them as they seek to get back to the Final Four.
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  • 20 hours ago
Entertainment

Greater Columbia Record Fair

Greater Columbia Record FairGreater Columbia Record Fair
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  • 20 hours, 39 minutes ago
Pets

Nylabone Recalls "Puppy Starter Kit" For Salmonella Risk

Nylabone Recalls "Puppy Starter Kit" For Salmonella RiskNylabone Puppy Starter Kits are being recalled due to a risk of salmonella/
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  • 21 hours, 12 minutes ago
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