Josh Berry

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Josh Berry joined ABC Columbia as an evening news anchor on July 3, 2017.

A native of Dallas, Texas, Berry was most recently weekend anchor and reporter for KLRT and KARK in Little Rock, Arkansas.

A graduate of Henderson State University, Berry began his career in the Abilene, TX television market.

While in Little Rock, he was honored with a 2016 Regional EMMY award as the anchor of the best weekend newscast.

Berry has also received multiple Emmy nominations for his work as a reporter, including a story sharing how a young man sent one final goodbye text message to his mom, moments before a deadly EF-4 tornado killed him and 15 others.

“This opportunity is one I don’t take lightly,” he said about anchoring at ABC Columbia. “I look forward to spending time with and earning the trust of viewers in the Midlands.”

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Correctional officer at Broad River arrested for possession of marijuana

COLUMBIA, SC (WOLO) - A correctional officer at the Broad River Correctional Institution has been arrested for the simple possession of marijuana. The S.C. Department of Corrections Police Services released the arrest warrant Tuesday for Patrick Nathaniel Carroll. According to…

Teen boy killed in stabbing in Columbia; two people detained

COLUMBIA, SC (WOLO) - A 13-year-old boy has died after a stabbing incident in Columbia Tuesday afternoon. According to Columbia Police, the stabbing happened between the teen and at least one other young male around 3:30 p.m. near the intersection…

Mandatory mask ordinance passed by Newberry city council

NEWBERRY, SC (WOLO) - Masks will be mandatory in Newberry grocery stores and pharmacies starting Wednesday. In an unanimous vote Monday, the Newberry city approved an ordinance requiring face masks because of the threat of COVID-19. The ordinance requires face…