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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.
  • Gandy's Garden
  • 15 hours, 53 minutes 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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  • 2 days, 22 hours ago
Local

Missing Man Last Seen at Dorn VA Hospital Found

Missing Man Last Seen at Dorn VA Hospital FoundBamberg County deputies have reported that Carl Michael Grant has been located.
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  • 2 hours, 29 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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  • 10 hours, 23 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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  • 11 hours, 29 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.
  • Local
  • 11 hours, 43 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.
  • Life
  • 13 hours, 44 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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  • 14 hours, 49 minutes ago
Forecast

Midlands Forecast

Midlands ForecastOccasional rain & cooler temperatures for Saturday. High: 68°
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  • 14 hours, 53 minutes 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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  • 15 hours, 33 minutes ago
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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  • 15 hours, 34 minutes ago
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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  • 16 hours, 29 minutes 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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  • 16 hours, 52 minutes 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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  • 18 hours, 25 minutes 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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  • 18 hours, 43 minutes 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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  • 19 hours, 8 minutes 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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  • 19 hours, 55 minutes 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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  • 20 hours, 27 minutes ago
Health

Diet Pepsi to Ditch the Aspartame

Diet Pepsi to Ditch the AspartameDiet Pepsi is finally giving aspartame the heave-ho.
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  • 20 hours, 47 minutes ago
Crime

2nd Person Arrested in Arson, 1 Suspect Wanted

2nd Person Arrested in Arson, 1 Suspect WantedSumter police have arrested a second suspect and are looking for one more in connection with an arson last weekend that injured a person.
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  • 21 hours, 48 minutes ago
Crime

Mugshots: Sumter Arson Case

Mugshots: Sumter Arson CaseGregory Wilson Sharper
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  • 21 hours, 53 minutes ago
Tech

5 Facebook Tricks You Never Knew Existed

5 Facebook Tricks You Never Knew ExistedThere is more to Facebook than status updates, photos and comments. Here are 5 little known Facebook chills and thrills.
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  • 23 hours, 31 minutes ago
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