Ryan Chevalier

13th annual Crawfish Festival lineup announced

Columbia, S.C. (WOLO)- The music lineup for the 13th annual Rosewood Crawfish Festival has been announced. The Crawfish crowd will get down to Susto, The High Divers, The Travelin’ Kine, The Black Iron Gathering, Megan Jean and the KFB, Ashes of Old Ways, She Returns from War, Reggie Sullivan Band, and many more. The festival kicks off on May 12th…

Deputies Searching for Suspects Who Broke Into Lexington Home

Lexington County, SC (WOLO) – Deputies say their searching for two suspects who broke into a home on Lawson Road, and were caught on video rummaging through drawers, using a fire extinguisher inside, and spray painting a wall. The incident, investigators say happened on Sunday in Leesville, and the suspects are also accused of going through the bedroom and a freezer…

Lancaster Mayor Passes Away, Says City Administrator

Lancaster, S.C. (WOLO)- The mayor of Lancaster, John Howard died of lung cancer in a North Carolina hospital on Tuesday says the city’s administrator. Howard, 67, was elected to office in February of 2016, after the death of former Mayor Joe Shaw. Before becoming mayor, Howard served on the Lancaster City Council for 33 years. Howard is survived by his wife Karon,…

Person Identified in Skeletal Remains, Officials Say

Sumter, SC (WOLO) – Officials say they’ve identified the person who’s skeletal remains were discovered by children playing in the woods last month. Using dental records and DNA, the Sumter County coroner says the remains were those of Michael Thompson. The cause of death has not been determined, according to authorities. Deputies say Thompson had serious medical issues, which included a spinal cord injury and…

House Approves Bill on State Liquor License Limits

Columbia, S.C. (WOLO) – The House has approved a bill to re-establish the state’s limit on how many liquor stores a person or business can own. In a 100-1 vote on Tuesday, the House agreed with a Senate proposal limiting licenses based on whether a country has a population of more than 250,000 people. The new law keeps the limit…

Elderly Man Dies In Brutal Beating, Deputies Say

LEXINGTON COUNTY (WOLO)- An elderly man has died from injuries he received in an assault on Wesley Court last week, say Lexington County deputies. The man went to get the newspaper early that morning, and his wife later found him badly beaten lying in the road, investigators say. According to officials, the victim had broken ribs along with wounds to his face and head…

Police Chase Ends In a Car Crash

IRMO (WOLO) – A car crashed on 1300 Farming Creek Road following a pursuit by deputies at around 3:30 this morning, say Richland County Officials. Deputies responded to a call of a suspicious person, and came upon a stolen car. The car then took off, and a chase ensued, ending with a car crash. Authorities are still searching for the suspect…

Mega Millions Numbers

The Mega Millions numbers are in for the $502 million dollar prize, which ranks as the 10th largest amount ever.                                                                               Those numbers are 59, 46, 28, 11, 31, and 1.

Annual Fill the Boot Campaign Kicks Off in the Fight Against Muscle Disease

COLUMBIA (WOLO)-Columbia Firefighters and the Muscular Dystrophy Association is continuing a 60 year tradition of the annual Fill the Boot Campaign to fight muscle disease. Columbia Firefighters will be looking to fill their boots with donations, starting today and running through Friday (3/23) from 7:30 am until 6 pm at the following intersections: Assembly & Gervais Huger & Blossom Devine…