Author: Alexis Frazier

Midlands school district reacts to possible Coronavirus case in County

KERSHAW COUNTY,SC (WOLO)- Kershaw county schools will have custodial staff cleaning this weekend in response to a possible Coronavirus case in the county on Friday. KCSD's Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update: Superintendent Dr. Shane Robbins has provided an update today on our district's preparedness regarding the coronavirus for our families. Visit https://t.co/TvqkxZdvAQ in the Student Health Section for more information. #myKCSD pic.twitter.com/PGvGGgOXGL…

Gov. McMaster, health officials update investigation into presumptive coronavirus cases in SC

Photo: Elijah Nixon Columbia, S.C. (WOLO)–  On Saturday South Carolina Governor Henry McMaster and DHEC held a news conference updating the investigation into two presumptive cases of coronavirus or Covid-19 in South Carolina. Officials say the risk to the public is very low and they urge people to remain calm and there is  no risk of spread at this time….

USC students raising $75K for Wendy’s employee who lost home in fire

COLUMBIA,SC (WOLO)-A group of USC  students are helping raise money for a Wendy’s employee who lost everything in a house fire. The fundraiser, Mission:Malcolm, was created to support beloved Wendy’s employee Malcolm Coleman. Coleman works at the restaurant across frm USC’s business school. “He is known for being super upbeat, always wants to talk to everybody, and knows their order…

Midlands hospital prepares for possible coronavirus outbreak

COLUMBIA,SC (WOLO)- Midlands hospitals are preparing for an coronavirus outbreak after the recent spread across the United States. In South Carolina five people have been tested in for COVID-19, and 13 people are being monitored according to DHEC officials. Right now there are no confirmed cases. The rapidly emerging outbreak of the coronavirus has some south carolinians on edge. “I’m…

Joe Biden on Primary win: “South Carolina you brought me back”

Former VP Projected winner in SC Democratic Presidential Primary

COLUMBIA, SC (WOLO)– Former Vice President Joe Biden winning by a large majority in South Carolina’s Presidential Primary. The results unofficial. Biden really needed South Carolina to revive his campaign and he made it clear when he started off his speech Saturday night that South Carolina put him back in the race. Biden had huge support from the African American…

Democratic presidential candidates converge in SC for final debate before primary

Charleston, SC (WOLO)  — South Carolina voters will head to the polls Saturday for the ‘First in the South’ Primary. Ahead of the big day, the candidates hit the stage in Charleston for a debate. Our Alexis Frazier has a wrap up. The gloves were off at the SC Democratic debate. Democratic front runner Bernie Sanders took most of the…

SC Democratic Debate: Live update from Charleston

Vote 2020

CHARLESTON, SC (WOLO)-Candidates are set to take the debate stage in Charleston Tuesday, and all eyes are on the Democratic front runner, Senator Bernie Sanders. ABC Columbia’s Alexis Frazier is in Charleston with what viewers can expect. There is a lot at stake for candidates with this being the last time all of them will be on stage together before…

Registered sex offender arrested for kidnapping, as possible human trafficking case investigated

Kershaw co.,SC (WOLO)— The Kershaw County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a possible human trafficking case after finding three victims inside his Elgin home. According to authorities, they responded to a home on Smyrna road Friday February 21st after a female from North Carolina was found hiding in a wooded area behind a Wildwood Lane home. Officials say the woman told…

Newberry man missing from Dreher Island State Park

NEWBERRY COUNTY,SC (WOLO)- Newberry County Emergency Services and the Sheriff’s Office are looking for a missing man last seen at Dreher Island State Park. The man was in the primitive camp sites of the state park located outside of Prosperity, SC on Lake Murray. Carlos Baca, Hispanic male, 22, was last seen at 3:00a.m. Sunday. He’s described as  5’10”, 170…

Moped driver killed in Lexington County

LEXINGTON,SC (WOLO)-A moped driver was killed after getting hit by a truck Saturday evening. The wreck happened around 6:40pm on Highway 6 near Jake’s Landing road in Lexington County. Troopers say the moped was hit by a truck when trying to cross highway 6. Officials say the moped driver was not wearing a helmet and was killed. The driver of…