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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
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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  • 1 day 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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  • 3 days, 6 hours ago
Forecast

Midlands Forecast

Midlands ForecastWarm, windy with an isolated storm. High: 83°
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  • 1 hour, 17 minutes ago
NCAA

Baseball Recap - USC Wins At Tennessee, Clemson Falls At GA Tech

Baseball Recap - USC Wins At Tennessee, Clemson Falls At GA TechUSC wins its third straight conference game, while the Tigers watched GA Tech rally in Atlanta.
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  • 19 hours, 12 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
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  • 1 month, 3 weeks ago
News

SC Democrats Kick Off Annual Convention in Columbia

SC Democrats Kick Off Annual Convention in ColumbiaSC Democrats kicked off their annual convention with the Jefferson Jackson Dinner.
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  • 20 hours, 18 minutes ago
Local

Project Sticker Shock Aims to End Underage Drinking

Project Sticker Shock Aims to End Underage DrinkingStudents team up with Project Care Coalition to help stop underage drinking in the Midlands.
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  • 20 hours, 32 minutes ago
News

Sumter Man Accused of Burning Home of Girlfriend in Custody

Sumter Man Accused of Burning Home of Girlfriend in CustodyThe investigation into Thursday's incident continues, and more charges are possible.
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  • 21 hours, 2 minutes ago
Life

Sparkleberry Fair Gearing Up For Weekend

Sparkleberry Fair Gearing Up For WeekendVendors are setting up for tomorrow's 20th annual Sparkleberry country fair at Village at Sandhill.
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  • 22 hours, 33 minutes ago
Education

Lakewood High Chorus to Perform at Carnegie Hall

Lakewood High Chorus to Perform at Carnegie HallStudents from Lakewood High School's choir are taking their talents to New York City to perform at Carnegie Hall.
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  • 23 hours, 38 minutes ago
Life

Mother Channels Grief Toward Good Cause

Mother Channels Grief Toward Good CauseA woman who lost her child before it was delivered is channeling her grief toward a good cause.
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  • 1 day ago
South Carolina Gamecocks

Spurrier Headlines Event To Fight Cancer

Spurrier Headlines Event To Fight CancerUSC head football coach Steve Spurrier has put his name behind the McDaniels Classic.
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Education

Chester Replacing School Officers with Security Guards

Chester Replacing School Officers with Security GuardsChester Replacing School Officers with Security Guards
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Nation

Cops: FL Man Kidnapped a Mom, Sold Her for $30 for Sex

Cops: FL Man Kidnapped a Mom, Sold Her for $30 for SexDeputies have made a second arrest in a suspected human trafficking ringuncovered last month, accusing a man of abducting, raping, beating and then holding a mother against her will for several days.
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  • 1 day, 1 hour ago
Local

Koon Sworn in as New Lexington Sheriff

Koon Sworn in as New Lexington SheriffJay Koon is now the new sheriff of Lexington County
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  • 1 day, 1 hour ago
Crime

Police: Robber Threatened to Shoot Bank Clerk

Police: Robber Threatened to Shoot Bank ClerkColumbia police are searching for a person they say robbed a bank Friday morning.
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  • 1 day, 2 hours ago
Politics

DHEC Board Nominates New Director

DHEC Board Nominates New DirectorThe Board of Directors for the state's health and environmental agency has picked a new nominee to lead the department.
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  • 1 day, 2 hours ago
Tech

Activision Releases New "Call Of Duty" Game Trailer

Activision Releases New "Call Of Duty" Game TrailerThe new teaser trailer for "Call Of Duty: Black Ops 3" was released online this week
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  • 1 day, 3 hours ago
News

WLTX Honored By Society of Professional Journalists

WLTX Honored By Society of Professional JournalistsWLTX Wins Public Service in TV Journalism Award for SC DSS: The System Failed
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  • 1 day, 3 hours ago
News

Police: Woman, 82, Dies After 6 Months in Chair

Police: Woman, 82, Dies After 6 Months in ChairAuthorities say the caregivers of an 82-year-old woman allowed her to sit in the same chair for 6 months.
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  • 1 day, 3 hours ago
Local

Bob Coble's Family Says He'll Make Full Recovery

Bob Coble's Family Says He'll Make Full RecoveryThe family of former Columbia Mayor Bob Coble says he's making remarkable progress as he recovers from a heart attack he suffered last week.
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  • 1 day, 3 hours ago
Tech

Google Users Take A Shot at Apple in Maps

Google Users Take A Shot at Apple in MapsAndroid's Robot Logo Taking Aim at Apple in Google Maps.
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  • 1 day, 4 hours ago
Nation

FL Frat Members Accused of Spitting on Disabled Vets

FL Frat Members Accused of Spitting on Disabled VetsA University of Florida fraternity has expelled three of its members after allegations that they spat at a group of disabled military veterans at a Panama City resort.
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  • 1 day, 5 hours ago
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