July 4th

What to expect if you’re traveling for Independence Day

No matter where you travel this weekend, you’ll have plenty of company. According to AAA’s Independence Day forecast, we can expect the number of travelers this weekend to be the second busiest in over 20 years. 42 million Americans are expected to either hit the road, and millions more will be catching flights. The TSA says they’re prepared.

Gas prices in SC on the rise ahead of the July 4th weekend

Right now, drivers in the Midlands are paying an average of $2.78 a gallon

COLUMBIA, SC (WOLO)– If you are filling up for that July 4th trip, prices are going up ahead of the holiday. Gas prices here in the Midlands, and across the country are expected to rise, say experts. Drivers in the Midlands are now paying an average of $2.78 a gallon. Last year, Columbia drivers were filling up their tanks for…

More and More SC Drivers hitting the road for the July 4th weekend

AAA says more than 635,800 South Carolinians are expected to travel for the Independence Day holiday weekend

COLUMBIA, SC (WOLO)– More and more South Carolinians will be hitting the road for the July 4th weekend. AAA says more than 635,800 South Carolinians are expected to travel for the Independence Day holiday weekend. That number is up more than 35% from last year, amid the pandemic. In all, more than 47 million Americans are expected to travel, experts…