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‘Blessed to still be here,’ Army veteran thankful to be alive after losing leg in suspected drunk driving crash

Last month, Everette Scott was riding his motorcycle with friends when he was hit on Garners Ferry Road by a suspected drunk driver.

Columbia, S.C. (WOLO) — Last month, Everette Scott was riding his motorcycle with friends when he was hit on Garners Ferry Road by an alleged drunk driver. But throughout the situation, he’s remained positive and an inspiration to friends and family. “It was unthinkable. Unimaginable. Blink of an eye,” said Everette.  It happened on Sept. 22 when Cynthia Sims, 62, …

S.C. State Fair makes significant annual economic impact

The South Carolina State Fair brings people in from around the state and nearby states, making an economic impact in the community.

Columbia, S.C. (WOLO) — The South Carolina State Fair brings people in from around the state and nearby states, making an economic impact in the community. On Wednesday, the first day of the fair, there was almost a record-breaking amount of people that attended the fair. The number was double that of last year’s Opening Day. The fair is not…