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Sign Up for WLTX Text Alerts

Sign Up for WLTX Text AlertsWLTX text alerts have been upgraded!
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  • 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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Music

Photos: Paul McCartney in Columbia in 1993

Photos: Paul McCartney in Columbia in 1993Images from Paul McCartney's performance in Columbia, SC from 1993.
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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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  • 6 days, 1 hour 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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  • 7 hours, 43 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
Tech

100 Girls of Code Teaches Programming Skills

100 Girls of Code Teaches Programming Skills100 Girls of Code has workshops planned on May 9 and June 13.
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  • 2 hours, 27 minutes ago
Politics

Senate Committee To Take Up $400M Highway Funding Plan

Senate Committee To Take Up $400M Highway Funding PlanA House plan to raise an additional $400 million a year for South Carolina roads is going before a Senate committee.
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  • 3 hours, 16 minutes ago
Flights

Charleston Airport Announces Direct Seattle Flights

Charleston Airport Announces Direct Seattle FlightsAlaska Airlines is launching a new Charleston to Seattle direct flight beginning this fall.
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  • 3 hours, 20 minutes ago
Local

Photos: Log Truck Overturns

Photos: Log Truck OverturnsCrews respond to an overturned log truck on Highway 601 on April 28, 2015.
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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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On Your Side: Cookies Sold at Starbucks Recalled

On Your Side: Cookies Sold at Starbucks RecalledOn Your Side: Cookies Sold at Starbucks Recalled
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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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  • 14 hours, 18 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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  • 14 hours, 41 minutes ago
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A Look Back at the Career of James Metts

A Look Back at the Career of James MettsFormer Lexington Sheriff James Metts was sentenced to one year and one day in prison Monday for his role in an effort to help illegal aliens in the county jail avoid detection by federal authorities.
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  • 17 hours, 17 minutes ago
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Food Truck Festival Attracts Thousands, Causes Long Lines

Food Truck Festival Attracts Thousands, Causes Long LinesFood Truck Festival Attracts Thousands
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Lexington Residents Respond to Metts Sentencing

Lexington Residents Respond to Metts SentencingLexington Residents Respond to Metts Sentencing
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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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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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  • 18 hours, 55 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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  • 20 hours, 32 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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  • 20 hours, 44 minutes ago
Local

Ex-Sheriff James Metts Gets 1 Year in Prison

Ex-Sheriff James Metts Gets 1 Year in PrisonFormer Lexington County Sheriff James Metts received a year and one day in prison for his role in an alleged scheme to help illegal aliens housed at the county jail avoid federal detection.
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  • 21 hours, 19 minutes ago
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Photos: Former Sheriff James Metts

Photos: Former Sheriff James MettsArchive photos of Lexington County Sheriff James Metts.
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