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Crocs plans to donate thousands of shoes to health care workers

This is part of the Free Pair for Healthcare program which recognizes health care workers on the front lines

Image: Crocs (ABC News) — It’s been over a year since the coronavirus pandemic shut down the world, and medical professionals continue to show up and help those in need. That’s a huge part of the reason why Crocs is bringing back its “Free Pair for Healthcare program,” which recognizes and provides comfort to health care heroes who have been…

The Consumer in ME: Last minute ideas from Mom

Tyler Ryan shares and reviews a few last minute unique ideas for Mom - that you can even get on Amazon!

COLUMBIA SC (WOLO) — Mother’s Day is right around the corner, and if you looking for something original for her, Tyler Ryan shared a few gadgets, gizmos, and ideas.  These items are also available on Amazon…in case you need to put a rush on it. Dr. Plotka’s Mouth Washers – According to the manufacturer, these brushes have long, soft, floss-like,…

Lexington Police to focus on ‘collision prone’ areas in May

Throughtout the month of May Lexington Police say they will lhave increased patrols in areas where accidents are known to happen

Courtesy: Lexington Police Department Lexington, SC (WOLO) — The Town of Lexington wants to make sure they can keep the roads as safe as possible for everyone using them. To do that, officers plan to begin a traffic enforcement campaign that will run throughout the remainder of the month May. The areas officers will focus on during the campaign are…

Lexington -Richland School District 5 votes to ‘delete’ mask mandate

Members of the Board of Trustees vote in favor of measure during a special held meeting Tuesday

Image: ABC Columbia FILE Lexington, SC (WOLO) — Lexington – Richland School District Five has decided to end their mask mandate. The Board of Trustees called a special meeting Tuesday night where the only item on the agenda was the mask mandate that has been in effect since children returned to school for in person instruction. While the board did…

For the Health of It: Understanding Plantar fasciitis

Tyler Ryan and Hima Dalal discuss a very common foot pain issue

COLUMBIA SC (WOLO) — Plantar fasciitis is a very painful condition of the feet. Plantar fasciitis is the inflammation of a thick band of tissue connecting the heel to the ball of the foot and provides support for the arch of the foot. According to Vital Energy’s Hima Dalal, common symptoms include heel pain, foot pain, stiffness, burning of the…

Local Living: Virtual Job Fair, Plant and Flower Sale, Shoe Fundraiser

Here is a list of some of the things taking place in the Midlands

Columbia, SC (WOLO) — If you are looking for ways to enjoy the Midlands, we have a few ideas in your look at Local Living. Virtual Job Fair SC Works is having a Virtual Job Fair Thursday April 29, 2021 for those looking to work in Columbia or Orangeburg. The hiring event will be from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m….