Author: Alex Tejada

SC Consumer Affairs: Tips on keeping scammers away during Tax time

COLUMBIA, SC (WOLO) — Tax season is upon us and SC Department of Consumer Affairs officials say scammers can also taking advantage of this time of year. “The most common way is somebody going to file their taxes and they find out their taxes have already been filed for them,” said Bailey Parker, South Carolina Department of Consumer Affairs communications…

Midlands job fair invites prospective teachers to Lexington school district as state faces teacher shortage

CAYCE, SC (WOLO) — The teaching shortage in South Carolina is impacting all portions of the state. A South Carolina Educator Supply and Demand Report listed almost 7,000 teacher departures before the school year began and more than 1,000 vacancies even after the school year started. “It excites me because I know it’s a field that’s always open, but at…