Monday, Columbia Mayor Steve Benjamin announcing the launch of the CLIMB pilot project aimed at helping local families. Mayor Benjamin says he is proud to announce the first payments, which are donated, are going out tomorrow.
U.S. Housing and Urban Development Secretary Marcia Fudge is in Columbia to highlight the importance of vaccinations and to discuss housing related issues.
Columbia Mayor Steve Benjamin responds to AGs letter regarding mask mandate in schools.
According to the City of Columbia, Mayor Steve Benjamin will declare a state of emergency in reference to the spread of the Delta variant of COVID-19.
In a press conference held Thursday afternoon, Columbia Mayor Steve Benjamin announced that he will not seek a fourth term in office.
Murders and gunshot victims rose in the City in 2019, say officials
COLUMBIA, S.C. (WOLO) –There have been a growing number of gun crimes in the city of Columbia, and the Mayor says it’s time to address what he calls a “public health crisis.” And in Richland County, some techniques to help deescalate crime are already starting to make a difference throughout Richland county. With a growing number of gun crimes in…
Longtime ABC Columbia News anchor Alicia Barnes said goodbye, Thursday, after ten years serving viewers in the Midlands.
Columbia Mayor Steve Benjamin and other elected officials celebrated the opening of a restaurant offering ‘casual cuisine’ during a ribbon cutting ceremony Thursday morning.
Columbia Mayor Steve Benjamin held a press conference Wednesday to invite the public to register for the 7th Annual Mayor’s Drills & Skills Clinics. (Matt Perron) COLUMBIA, S.C. (WOLO) — Mayor Steve Benjamin and Columbia’s Parks and Recreation Department are giving kids in South Carolina’s capital city a way to stay active as summer begins. Registration is now open for…
"Keeping the Midlands Beautiful" and making our environment a little greener. That's the goal of TD Bank's "TD Tree Days" project.
COLUMBIA, S.C. (WOLO) —”Keeping the Midlands Beautiful” and making our environment a little greener. That’s the goal of TD Bank’s “TD Tree Days” project. Monday, employee volunteers planted trees at Owens Park. Columbia Mayor Steve Benjamin was on hand to help out. It’s just one way organizers say they can enhance our community. The hope is the trees will add…