south carolina politics

Democratic Presidential candidate Bernie Sanders set to make another stop in SC

Orangeburg, SC (WOLO) — Another Democratic Presidential candidate gearing for the 2020 election is making another stop in the Palmetto state. Saturday Vermont Senator, Bernie Sanders plans to hit the campaign trail to outline the policies he is touting he says will meet the needs of the communities across the South. A spokesperson for the Sanders camp says the Senator…

Catherine Templeton Announces 2018 Run for Governor

COLUMBIA, S.C. (WOLO) – One of the State’s top Republicans announced she is running for Governor in 2018. Catherine Templeton made the announcement Tuesday afternoon. Templeton has run the State’s Labor Department and the Department of Health. In a release, Templeton says “I have never run for office, and I won’t run for the next one, but I can’t unsee…

Voters head to polls in SC Democratic Primary

COLUMBIA, SC (WOLO)– Democratic voters head to the polls Saturday to vote in the Democratic Primary. Polls are open from 7am-7pm. Voters are reminded that if they voted in the Republican Primary they are not eligible to vote Saturday. When voting in person, voters will be asked to show one of the following forms of photo identification at the polling…

Confederate Flag Proposal Advances

It has been a little more than six months since the Confederate flag was removed from the South Carolina Statehouse grounds.

COLUMBIA, S.C. (WOLO) — It has been a little more than six months since the Confederate flag was removed from the South Carolina Statehouse grounds. The flag has since been placed at  the Confederate Relic Room and Military Museum in Columbia. This week proposals to change the location of the flag to a museum in Charleston are advancing in the…