Events

Fans Show Panther Pride at Rally

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (WOLO) — Two states are pulling for one team. The Carolina Panthers will take on the Denver Broncos in Super Bowl 50.   But you don’t have to wait until the February 7 match-up to show some team spirit.    There will be a Panther Pride Rally in Charlotte Friday. Fans can expect live music, appearances by Panthers’ players,…

Education Rally for National School Choice Week

COLUMBIA, S.C. (WOLO) — It’s National School Choice Week. Students, parents and teachers are gathering at the State House Wednesday to raise awareness about K through 12 school choice in South Carolina. State Superintendent of Education Molly Spearman and Lieutenant Governor Henry McMaster are set to speak at the event at noon. Categories: Educational, Events, Events, News, State

Law Enforcement Torch Run Kick-Off

COLUMBIA, SC (WOLO)– Hundreds of men and women from 60 law enforcement agencies are gathering on the north steps of the South Carolina Statehouse on Tuesday, January 26 at 11:00 a.m. This is for the statewide kick-off of the Law Enforcement Torch Run for Special Olympics South Carolina. This is law enforcement’s 30th year of support. At the event, officers will also announce how…

Closings and Delays for Friday

COLUMBIA, SC (WOLO) — Various offices and schools will be closed Friday, January 22nd due to the severe winter weather. School Closings and Delays: Fairfield County Schools: Closed Friday Kershaw County North Central Area Schools: Operating on a Two Hour Delay Friday (This includes: Baron DeKalb Elementary, Bethune Elementary, Midway Elementary, Mt. Pisgah Elementary, North Central Middle and North Central High)…

St. Patrick’s Line-Up Announcement Party

    COLUMBIA, SC (WOLO)– The St. Pat’s in Five Points Planning Committee is inviting the community to Delaney’s Music Pub for the reveal of this year’s music line-up, festival highlights, and changes. The event is Thursday, January 21st, starting at 6:00 p.m and runs until 7:00 p.m. True Irish-themed entertainment will be featured by the Rince N’ah Eireann dancers, bagpipers, and…

Boil Water Advisory for Trenholm Drive

COLUMBIA, SC (WOLO)– There is a boil water advisory issued for water customers in the Trenholm Drive area.  This includes those located in Lakeview Circle to Forest Drive, and the Trenholm Plaza Shopping Center. Water customers are asked to vigorously boil their water for at least one full minute prior to drinking or cooking.  Also, any ice made from water that has not…

Richland County Gathers Flooding Input

COLUMBIA, S.C. (WOLO) — Residents affected by the historic October flooding are invited to offer input to help Richland County plan for future natural disasters. “The Community Input and Recovery Project” is a series of six meetings to gather feedback from residents.    They run from January 19 until January 23. Public input from the meetings will be used to…

Military Career and Resource Fair

COLUMBIA, SC (WOLO)– Military job seekers and family members are invited to attend a Military Career and Resource Fair at the Orangeburg Armory on Tuesday, January 19,  from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. In addition to local employers and employment representatives, attendees will find resources for VA benefits, behavioral health, homeless veterans, education, financial counseling, health and wellness, and more. Veterans,…

Free Parking for “King Day at the Dome”

COLUMBIA, S.C. (WOLO) — Monday is Martin Luther King Day. To honor the civil rights leader, the “King Day at the Dome” rally will take place at the State House at 10:15 in the morning. Free parking will be available for residents attending the event. Open garages include: -Lady Street Garage -Washington Street Garage -Sumter Street Garage -Taylor Street Garage…