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Richland County Sheriff: Club illegally operating as sexually explicit business

The Richland County Sheriff's Department is cracking down on illegal clubs, and announced another one that was unlawfully acting as a strip club.

  Columbia, S.C. (WOLO) — The Richland County Sheriff’s Department is cracking down on illegal clubs, and announced another one that was unlawfully acting as a strip club. ‘Tryst’ off River Drive in Columbia has not been following restrictions to legally operate as a restaurant. RCSD issued a ‘Stop Work Order’ for the establishment, after obtaining a warrant and entering…

Columbia first responders now using ‘FirstNet,’ a public safety communications platform

Columbia has partnered with FirstNet, a nationwide public safety broadband platform that's powered by AT&T.

  Columbia, S.C. (WOLO) — A new communications technology is helping first responders in the City of Columbia. Columbia has partnered with FirstNet, a nationwide public safety broadband platform that’s powered by AT&T. “This technology platform will better allow us to help save lives,” said Columbia Police Deputy Chief Melron Kelly. Columbia is the largest FirstNet deployment in South Carolina….

Prayer vigil held for murdered mother of missing 5-year-old in Sumter

SUMTER, SC (WOLO) – The Sumter community came together to pray during a vigil hosted by the YWCA Friday night for Sharee Bradley and her 5-year-old daughter Nevaeh Adams. Eleven days ago Sharee Bradley was found dead by a family member inside her apartment. Her five-year-old daughter, Nevaeh Adams, went missing that same night. Members of the community came together…

S.C. inmates are helping rescue animals get adopted

Inmates at Allendale Correctional Institute now know what unconditional love is, thanks to a program that pairs them with rescue animals.

Inmates at Allendale Correctional Institute now know what unconditional love is, thanks to a program that pairs rescue animals and inmates. Those in the program train the dogs and raise the cats, all so the animals can be adopted.