Author: Ryan Chevalier

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. Categories: News

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…

Austin, TX Bombing Suspect Dead, Say Police

ROUND ROCK, TX (WOLO)-  The Austin bombing suspect is dead, blowing himself up inside of a car as the SWAT team closed in, according to law enforcement. The Austin police chief says the suspect is a 24 year old man. Officials say the explosion happened in Round Rock, TX near a hotel off I-35. Local police say the suspect was…

Richland County Deputies Looking for 3 Suspects in Armed Robbery

Richland County- Deputies are searching for three suspects caught on surveillance video in an armed robbery. On Sunday, March 11th investigators say the armed suspects went into a Windy Mountain LLC on Beltline Boulevard and stole cash. Officials say they drove off in a gray car that was captured on video. Authorities also say the robbers were wearing dark hoodies…

Three People Injured in Five Points Shooting, say Police

Columbia- Columbia Police say three people were injured when gunfire erupted in Five Points at Harden and Greene Streets, around 2 Sunday morning. The victims were all in their early 20’s according to Police Chief Skip Holbrook. No arrests have been made, the three people shot were taken to the hospital. If you have any information you are asked to call Crimestoppers…