SC State Fair

State Fair Fun and Food!

COLUMBIA, SC (WOLO)–The South Carolina State Fair features rides, exhibits fun and of course food! ABC Columbia is taking you out to the midway for a look at some of the tasty treats. Our Dave Aiken sampled some of the fried delights, with nearly 100 food stands there might be something for everyone. Check out the Double Dog Corndog and…

Fall is here and so is the food! We’ve got the dish in Local Living

COLUMBIA, SC (WOLO)– It’s the most edible time of the year! Here’s Crysty Vaughan with the ‘dish’ in Local Living. Foodies listen up now is your chance to try something new on the menu. It’s Restaurant Week in Columbia. The 11 day food festival allows you to experience all the different eateries in the Midlands and their specials. Restaurants tend…

SC State Fair releases Safety statement , no shots fired

COLUMBIA, SC (WOLO)–) Officials at the South Carolina State Fair released a statement about unfounded reports of  shots fired Saturday night.  Below is the full Safety statement from South Carolina State Fair general manager, Nancy Smith: “Earlier tonight (Oct. 12) – The SC State Fair experienced young adults running through the grounds in waves, which created a disruption and understandably…

ABC Columbia takes to the sky in 150 foot high Ferris Wheel at Fair

COLUMBIA, SC (WOLO)–ABC Columbia’s Josh Berry got a sneak peak at the new ride, the ‘150 celebration wheel’. The ferris wheel will be making its North American ride debut here in Columbia. According to the fair, the 150 foot high Ferris Wheel includes 36 temperature-regulated gondolas. The South Carolina State Fair runs October 9- 20. For more on the State…

Gamecocks will have to wait on game time: Six day window taken for UofSC v Florida

COLUMBIA, SC (WOLO)–Don’t make plans just yet for the battle between the Gamecocks and the Gators. According to a release from South Carolina Athletics, the decision on game time and television network for the South Carolina – Florida football game, scheduled for Saturday, Oct. 19, at Williams-Brice Stadium in Columbia, has been placed on hold as CBS has elected to…