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Columbia Couple Brings World into Focus for Thousands

BLYTHEWOOD, S.C. (WOLO) – A husband and wife optometry team based in Blythewood are putting their skills and goodwill to use, bringing eye care to thousands who would otherwise go without. The couple, who owns Advanced Family Eye Care in Blythewood and Camden, have been volunteering overseas for nine years now, but last year, they decided to take things a…

‘American Made’ Tour set to stop in Columbia with co-headline Country Music Stars

‘American Made’ Tour Columbia, sc The American Made Tour will stop in Columbia, SC on Friday, January 20th. Show Caption Hide Caption Lee Brice Co-headliner and SC Native Lee Brice Show Caption Hide Caption JM Co-headliner Justin Moore Show Caption Hide Caption WMM Special guest: William Michael Morgan Show Caption Hide Caption 50th CMA’s “The 50th Annual CMA Awards” airs…

Watch: Columbia Flood Relief Deadline

COLUMBIA, SC (WOLO)–The City of Columbia continues to work to get neighbors back on their feet after October’s flooding. The City has until September 20 to turn in its final plan to HUD for how millions of dollars in grants will be spent. The city has been hosting flood relief community meetings to get input on the recovery plan.  …

Watch: City of Columbia/Edventure Unveil Kid Friendly Cookbook

COLUMBIA, SC (WOLO)– Get ready to cook some Kid Friendly meals here in the Midlands. The City of Columbia and Edventure Children’s Museum are partnering to help you with those family friendly meals, for free. Officials say you can ask for a free copy during your next visit to Edventure Children’s Museum. Categories: Local News, News Tags: Columbia, Edventure Children’s…

Drive Beat Fireflies, 2-1 Tuesday

COLUMBIA, SC (Fireflies) – Eudor Garcia drove in another run on Tuesday night, but Columbia lost to Greenville, 2-1, in game two of the three-game set. Garcia has produced a run in four of his last five games played. The Drive scored twice in the top of the third and never lost their lead. Nick Lovullo started the half inning…

Fireflies Beat Braves, 5-1

Rome, GA (Fireflies) — Columbia plated five runs in the seventh inning on Friday night, overcoming a one-run deficit and winning, 5-1, at State Mutual Stadium. The Fireflies are now a perfect 8-0 as the road team in Rome this season. Braves lefty Ricardo Sanchez (L, 6-9) had breezed through his prior five innings but ran into immediate trouble when…

Fireflies Split Doubleheader in Augusta

AUGUSTA, GA (Fireflies) — After dropping the first game of the doubleheader to Augusta on Tuesday night, the Fireflies bounced back and defeated the GreenJackets, 5-3, in the night cap. Starter Chase Ingram won his sixth game of the season – a team-high – and Enmanuel Zabala notched his eighth multi-hit game of the year in the victory. In the…