Thanksgiving travel

Thanksgiving Travel Tips

ABC NEWS–Hitting the road or heading to the airport this Thanksgiving? Here’s ABC’s Will Ganns with tips on how to make it a smooth trip. Categories: National News, News Tags: Thanksgiving travel

Thanksgiving travel safety reminders from S.C. Highway Patrol

COLUMBIA, S.C. (WOLO) – You can expect to see a significant increase of traffic in the Midlands starting tomorrow, this is according to the South Carolina Highway Patrol. The agency will be out in full force. “Reduce your speed, limit your distractions, maintain a larger follow distance. And in some of these heavily congested areas like Columbia or on I-20 in…

AAA: Thanksgiving travel expected to be up this year

COLUMBIA, SC (WOLO)– Nearly 753,000 people in South Carolina are expected to travel for the Thanksgiving holiday, According to AAA. That is a 13% increase from 2020 and only two percent below pre-pandemic levels. According to AAA, 53,300 people are expected to fly while 678,000 people will drive to their destinations for Thanksgiving. Categories: Local News Tags: Thanksgiving travel

AAA: More SC travelers will hit the roads this Thanksgiving holiday

AAA: Nearly 753,000 people in SC are expected to travel for the Thanksgiving holiday

COLUMBIA, SC (WOLO)– Nearly 753,000 people in South Carolina are expected to travel for the Thanksgiving holiday, According to AAA. That is a 13% increase from 2020 and only two percent below pre-pandemic levels. According to AAA, 53,300 people are expected to fly while 678,000 people will drive to their destinations for Thanksgiving. Categories: Local News Tags: AAA, Thanksgiving travel

Prices at the pump rise Thanksgiving weekend

Gas prices are up as drivers travel home for Thanksgiving

COLUMBIA,  SC (WOLO)– Prices at the pump continue to rise for the Thanksgiving holiday weekend. The busiest return travel day is expected to be Sunday. According to GasBuddy, drivers in Columbia are paying an average of $2.30 a gallon. Gas prices in Columbia are higher than a month ago. The National average for gas is $2.61.   Categories: Local News…

Gas Prices continue to drop this Thanksgiving Holiday

COLUMBIA, SC (WOLO)– Here is something to be thankful for on Thanksgiving, gas prices have dropped and will continue to drop.  According to AAA, gas prices in South Carolina have dropped 27 cents over the past month, and prices are expected to continue to drop. Drivers in South Carolina are paying an average of $2.32. The national gas average is $2.62, which…

Prices at the Pump drop ahead of Thanksgiving

COLUMBIA, SC (WOLO)– Good news if you are filling up at the pump for Thanksgiving travel. According to AAA, gas prices in South Carolina have dropped 27 cents over the past month, and prices are expected to continue to drop. Drivers in South Carolina are paying an average of $2.32.  The national gas average is $2.62, which is seven-cents less than a…