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Tech

Sign Up for WLTX Text Alerts

Sign Up for WLTX Text AlertsWLTX text alerts have been upgraded!
  • Tech
  • 3 weeks, 2 days ago
Midlands

Cinderella Project Collecting Donations

Cinderella Project Collecting DonationsYou can make a girl feel like a princess for Prom this year!
  • Midlands
  • 1 week, 3 days ago
Life

Photos: Wacky Miss Universe Pageant Costumes

Photos: Wacky Miss Universe Pageant CostumesOn Sunday, a new Miss Universe will be crowned (NBC, 8 p.m. ET). During this week's preliminary competitions we've gotten to see the contestants wearing their traditional "National Costumes." Here is Valentina Ferrer, Miss Argentina 2014 at the FIU...
  • Life
  • 2 days, 19 hours ago
On Your Side

Boil Water Advisory Issued for Zanark Drive Area

Boil Water Advisory Issued for Zanark Drive AreaA Boil Water Advisory has been issued for water customers of Zanark Drive and Zanark Court in Irmo.
  • On Your Side
  • 16 hours, 11 minutes ago
News

Kia recalling nearly 87,000 Fortes because of fire risk

Kia recalling nearly 87,000 Fortes because of fire riskKia Motors America is recalling nearly 87,000 of its 2014 Forte sedans because of faulty equipment that could cause the cars to catch fire.
  • News
  • 20 hours, 59 minutes ago
Sports

Gamecock Baseball Shares 45 Years of Memories

Gamecock Baseball Shares 45 Years of MemoriesGamecock Baseball Gets Ready for 2015 With 45 Years of Memories
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  • 12 hours, 42 minutes ago
Sports

Benedict Cruises Past SVSU, SC State Falls to Norfolk State

Benedict Cruises Past SVSU, SC State Falls to Norfolk StateBenedict Cruises Past SVSU, SC State Falls to Norfolk State
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  • 13 hours, 10 minutes ago
News

SC Fighter Jets Respond to Bomb Threats Against Planes

SC Fighter Jets Respond to Bomb Threats Against PlanesTwo F-16 jets from McEntire Joint National Guard Base responded to a bomb threat at an Atlanta Airport Saturday afternoon.
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  • 18 hours, 22 minutes ago
Nation

No Bombs Found on Planes in Atlanta After Threat

No Bombs Found on Planes in Atlanta After ThreatPolice found no bombs on two airplanes in Atlanta following online threats.
  • Nation
  • 18 hours, 29 minutes ago
Sports

Booker leads No. 1 Kentucky to 58-43 win

Booker leads No. 1 Kentucky to 58-43 winNo upset this year for the Gamecocks. 58-43 final. USC now 10-8 overall, 1-5 SEC. Kentucky's 19th straight victory.
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  • 18 hours, 35 minutes ago
Forecast

Midlands Forecast

Midlands ForecastSunny and pleasant on Sunday. High: 60°
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  • 19 hours, 21 minutes ago
Clemson Tigers

Smith's putback gives Clemson 59-57 win over Wake Forest

Smith's putback gives Clemson 59-57 win over Wake ForestClemson wins on a layup by Josh Smith with less than one second remaining
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  • 20 hours, 39 minutes ago
Education

Legislature not expected to find education fix this year

Legislature not expected to find education fix this yearLegislators are unlikely to respond this year to the state Supreme Court's order to fix an education system serving SC's poor, rural children.
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  • 23 hours, 49 minutes ago
Crime

Deputies Investigating Shooting, Suspect Detained

Deputies Investigating Shooting, Suspect DetainedRichland County deputies are investigating after an early morning shooting.
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  • 1 day, 2 hours ago
News

Pedestrian in Critical Condition After Being Hit By Car

Pedestrian in Critical Condition After Being Hit By CarOne person is in critical condition after being hit by a car Friday evening.
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  • 1 day, 2 hours ago
Golf

Dustin Johnson 's Return Is Two Weeks Away

Dustin Johnson 's Return Is Two Weeks AwayDustin Johnson's return from his leave of absence will happen at Torrey Pines.
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  • 1 day, 12 hours ago
High School Sports

Irmo Rallies On The Road, LR Defeats Dreher

Irmo Rallies On The Road, LR Defeats DreherIrmo picks up a big road win over North Augusta 69-63.
  • High School Sports
  • 1 day, 12 hours ago
News

Police: Two Shot at Columbia Gardens

Police: Two Shot at Columbia GardensThe shooting happened a little 9PM on Friday evening, no arrests have been made and police are continuing to question witnesses.
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  • 1 day, 14 hours ago
NFL

Whitehurst Admits To Deflating Footballs

Whitehurst Admits To Deflating FootballsCharlie Whitehurst admits he has taken the air out of footballs in the past.
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  • 1 day, 15 hours ago
Education

National School Choice Week Kicks Off

National School Choice Week Kicks OffNational School Choice allows parents to see all the different education options out there for their child.
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  • 1 day, 16 hours ago
Events

New App to Let Drivers Monitor Traffic During Bikefest

New App to Let Drivers Monitor Traffic During BikefestA new app will let drivers monitor traffic conditions during the Atlantic Beach Bikefest on the South Carolina coast this Memorial Day weekend.
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  • 1 day, 16 hours ago
News

Lawyer: Attempted Kidnap Suspect Needs Treatment

Lawyer: Attempted Kidnap Suspect Needs TreatmentA suspect says an attempted kidnapping suspect doesn't belong in jail.
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  • 1 day, 17 hours ago
News

Gov. Haley Explains her Tax Swap Proposal

Gov. Haley Explains her Tax Swap ProposalHer proposed 10-cents-a-gallon gas tax increase would bring in about $300 million a year. The problem is that the SCDOT says it needs about $1.5 billion more a year to bring roads up to good condition.
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  • 1 day, 17 hours ago
Health

Health Professionals Advise Being Vigilant Against Flu

Health Professionals Advise Being Vigilant Against FluThe number of flu deaths in the state have doubled the total number of flu deaths in last years flu season.
  • Health
  • 1 day, 17 hours ago
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