Digital Exclusives and Features

DHEC: 1,639 confirmed cases of Coronavirus in SC Saturday

COLUMBIA, SC (WOLO)–Saturday the South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control reported 1,639 new confirmed cases of COVID-19, and 9 additional confirmed deaths. DHEC says the total number of confirmed cases is 174,862 and confirmed deaths is 3,756. Confirmed and probable cases: please click here. Confirmed and probable deaths: please click here. Health officials say the total number of individual test…

ABC NEWS– Biden projected to be President Elect

ABC NEWS– Breaking ABC news video image ABC News can characterize Joe Biden as the apparent winner in Pennsylvania — a win that makes him President Elect. Based on these numbers and those in other states, Joe Biden will be the next President of the United States. Categories: Digital Exclusives and Features, Local News, National News, News, Politics Tags: Joe Biden,…

Craftsmen’s Christmas Classic cancelled until 2021

The 45th year for this holiday event has been cancelled due to the pandemic

Columbia, SC (WOLO) — Like many of the events that people have been waiting for in 2020, the annual Craftsmen’s Christmas Classic Art & Craft Festival is joining the list of events that have been forced to cancel because of the ongoing coronavirus pandemic. Organizers say they would prefer to forgo the long standing event that was initially set to…

UofSC hosts virtual 5K for ‘Friends of Fisher House’

The organization 'Friends of Fisher House' helps raise money for families of veterans

Columbia, SC (WOLO) — Lace up your shoes. The University of South Carolina is hosting a virtual 5-K event to help raise money for veterans. The 5-k runs this Friday November 6, 2020 through Sunday November 8, 2020. You can take part in a number of challenges like walking, running or you can ruck. Officials say those participating in the…

In the mood for pizza Brooklyn pie style? Stroll to Gervais Street.

A new locally owned pizza shop open on Gervais Street - The GMC Taste Test

COLUMBIA SC (WOLO) – Opening a locally owned store these days is more of a gamble than ever, and when it comes to restaurants, a business with a large slope to climb, it is especially tough.  Doug Ames, however, decided to double down, and open 2 pizza shops since August.  According to Manager Gene Kolb, Ames’ Brooklyn Express Pizza is…

Tasty Tuesday: Chicken, Rice, Vegetable Quinoa Surprise in the Instant

Tyler Ryan and Mary Ann Keim mix it all up in the Instant Pot for a budget friendly family feeding dinner

  LEXINGTON SC (WOLO) – This week, we decided to build on a classic chicken and rice dinner by using some vegetables and quinoa that I had in the fridge, all prepared in Insty, my Instant Pot.  This meal is super easy, under $20, and makes a ton of food for the whole family.  Here is our take on Chicken…

How to vote if you test positive for COVID-19

The CDC says those with the virus can still vote, but must take extra precautions

(ABC News) —Tens of thousands of Americans with newly diagnosed cases of coronavirus face a dilemma if they haven’t already voted in the presidential election: Are they allowed to vote in person on Tuesday? Yes, but they need to take precautions to protect poll workers and other voters, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Having COVID-19 or…

‘Dancing with the Stars’ competitor, Jeannie Mai hospitalized, off 29th season

Mai, a talk show host and dancer on the show says 'Heartbroken that journey has to end here'

(ABC News) — This morning, television host Jeannie Mai in the hospital and out of this season of “Dancing with the stars.” Mai diagnosed with inflammatory condition that can cause swelling and block airflow to the lungs. She tells “GMA” in an exclusive statement, quote, my doctors discovered a health concern with my throat which requires immediate attention and surgery….