Thanksgiving Meal

Thanksgiving feast for soldiers at Fort Jackson

COLUMBIA, S.C. (WOLO) – Fort Jackson’s Army Drill Sergeant Academy candidates enjoyed quite the feast today.  The men and women make sacrifices to serve and protect including being away from their families during the holidays. It is not easy being away from family during the holidays but throw in delicious food and laughter around the table, soldiers were reminded there…

Chappelle Memorial AME hosts community drive thru Thanksgiving

COLUMBIA, SC (WOLO)– A Midlands Church hosting a Thanksgiving outreach event on Thursday. Thanksgiving outreach Chappelle Memorial AME Church handed out free meals during their Thanksgiving Community outreach. The dinners were pre-packaged and ready to pick-up outside the Church on Pine Street, under tents. Church organizers say this year was even more meaningful because there are more people in need…

Grocery chain teams with insurance company to take a load of your plate

Get turkey insurance to make sure that Thanksgiving meal is completely covered

(CNN) — This year more people may be hosting a smaller more intimate Thanksgiving and cooking their own turkey as opposed to the larger style feast for family and friends than we are traditionally used to. Since turkey can be tricky, one grocery chain is teaming up with an insurance company to offer their first ever “turkey insurance.” Mandy Gaither…

Interfaith Thanksgiving Dinner

COLUMBIA, SC (WOLO)– Each year as many families gather for food and fun, some in the Midlands go hungry. An annual tradition provides a meal to those who are looking for food and fellowship. The Interfaith Thanksgiving Day dinner is a staple in Columbia, hosted by St Peters Catholic Church and First Baptist Church. Gabrielle Franklin reports.   Categories: Local…