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Food, power, and a radio: Preparing for a Hurricane

The GMC Team covers some of the basic necessities of a hurricane preparation plan

  COLUMBIA SC (WOLO)–September is National Preparedness Month, as there is no better way to illustrate the need for preparation than to be watching a major hurricane with a potential of a Midlands strike. As all eyes are on Hurricane Irma, Governor McMaster made it clear that preparation is paramount in overall safety. With that in mind, the Good Morning…

Tasty Tuesday: Burgers, bacon, and community

Tyler Ryan learns about great burgers and a way to help our friends in Texas

  Beef O Brady’s on Hard Scrabble Road appeared with Tyler Ryan on Good Morning Tuesday for a Tasty Tuesday segment to explain some of the best ways to create a tasty burger.  B.o.B. has also partnered with the community to help raise money for victims of Hurricane Harvey. You can learn more HERE.

Celebrities share perspectives in new book “Six Words Fresh Off the Boat: Stories of Immigration, Identity, and Coming to America”

NEW YORK, N.Y. (WOLO) – The highly anticipated book of celebrity memoirs Six Words Fresh Off the Boat: Stories of Immigration, Identity and Coming to America has hit virtual bookshelves nationwide. The team behind ABC’s “Fresh Off the Boat” collaborated with New York Times best-selling author Larry Smith, creator of the global phenomenon “six-word memoir,” to share the untold tales of the American…

Facing the Inevitable: Securing Life Insurance

COLUMBIA, S.C. (WOLO) – September is Life Insurance Awareness Month, and studies show that 30 percent of American families are not covered. If your family’s primary wage-earner were to pass away, unexpectedly, insurance provider, Colonial Life, says it could leave you blind-sided financially. Good Morning Columbia’s Grace Joyal sat down with Colonial Life Assistant Vice President, Pam Jenkins, to discuss…

A Celebration of Stars will put a silver living on a sad subject

Tyler Ryan learns about the Celebration of Stars planned for Friday morning

ORANGEBURG SC (WOLO)–When we learn of a friend or family’s pending addition, beyond the tears of joy come the realization of potential sadness.  For the tenth year, Family Solutions of the Low Country will host its signature Celebration of Stars Infant Mortality Awareness Luncheon event on Friday. The annual program starts at 11:00 AM on Friday at the Edisto Fork…

We’re Not “Kidding”: Midlands Farm Favorites to Welcome Visitors

RICHLAND COUNTY, S.C. (WOLO) – Visitors will be able to get a behind-the-scenes look at ten sustainable farms during the Midlands Farm Tour Saturday. The self-guided tour, through Richland and Lexington Counties, takes place from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Adult tickets are $15. Kids are free. Participating farms range from Arnold Farms in Eastover to Terra Kotta Farms in Leesville. Good Morning…