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WIS Salutes Veterans With Assistance, Recognition

When a homeless Vietnam veteran died alone on the street just blocks away from a shelter, WIS, Gray’s NBC-CW affiliate in Columbia, S.C., started an initiative that provides tangible benefits to local veterans every day.

Anchor’s Bio Gone From WIS Website Following Arrest

WIS Columbia Anchor Arrested For Aggravated Assault

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Openings In TV News, Marketing & Engineering

New jobs posted to TVNewsCheck’s MediaJobCenter include openings for assistant news directors, executive producers, news producers, reporters, promotion managers and engineers in Texas, South Carolina and Iowa.

WIS Promo Turns Weather Team Into Video Game

DMA 74: COLUMBIA, SC

Kamie Roesler Joins WIS As Morning Co-Anchor

WIS-TV, the Gray Television-owned NBC affiliate in Columbia, S.C. (DMA 74), has hired Kamie Roesler as co-anchor of its Sunrise Morning Show. She comes to WIS from Gray’s KSFY Sioux Falls, S.D., where she has been the morning show anchor since 2015. A graduate of Minnesota State University Moorhead, Roesler was on the university’s golf […]

DMA 74: COLUMBIA, SC

The CW Moving To WIS-TV Columbia In Fall

Beginning Sept. 30 the network will move to ch. 10.2 on Gray’s NBC affiliate in Columbia, S.C.

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‘Fake News’ Hecklers Pushed WIS To Air Editorial

When a carload of fake news hecklers recently shut down a news live shot, Lyle Schulze, the general manager of WIS had seen enough and called police. “It’s getting almost to the point of violence. We remind our reporters that you’re a visible target. It is a little scary.” That incident, he said, provided the station “an opportunity to [then] sound off about who we are and what we stand for.”

Raycom Names Dempsey Regional Group VP

Scott Dempsey remains GM of the group’s WBTV Charlotte and will now have oversight of WIS Columbia, S.C.; WTOC Savannah, Ga.; and WFXG Augusta, Ga.

DMA 77: COLUMBIA, SC

Dominic Brown Is New WIS Chief Meteorologist

DMAS 50 & 77

Anchor Greg Adaline Leaves WVUE For WIS

DMA 77: COLUMBIA, SC

Veteran News Anchor Greg Adaline Joins WIS

Raycom Media-owned NBC affiliate WIS Columbia, S.C. (DMA 77) has added Greg Adaline to the WIS news team. His first day will be May 1. With more than 13 years of experience as a reporter and anchor, he comes to WIS from Raycom’s WVUE New Orleans, where he anchored the Fox 8 Morning Edition. Prior to […]

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Personal POVs Make For Powerful Story On WIS

DMA 78: COLUMBIA, SC

Robb Ellis Named WIS Chief Meteorologist

Raycom Media-owned NBC affiliate WIS Columbia, S.C. (DMA 78), has added Robb Ellis to its First Alert Weather team as chief meteorologist. Ellis will make the move to Columbia in early March. Ellis comes to WIS from WISH Indianapolis where he was the weekday evening meteorologist. Prior to joining WISH, Ellis was the chief meteorologist at […]

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Raycom’s WIS Leads Columbia, SC’s Social

WIS, a Raycom-owned NBC affiliate, has captured the most social actions over the past six months. The market’s leader in fans/followers, however, is WLTX, the market’s  Tegna-owned CBS affiliate.

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WIS And Columbia In Day 5 Of Flood Coverage

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Lyle Schulze Named VP-GM OF WIS Columbia

Raycom chooses the former VP-GM of Bonten’s Greenville, N.C., operations to head its NBC affiliate in South Carolina. He succeeds Donita Todd who retired last month.

DMA 77 (COLUMBIA, SC)

WIS Columbia Anchor Ben Hoover Gone

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Joe Pinner Celebrates 51 Years At WIS

DMA 77

Rentrak Adds WIS Columbia, SC

Rentrak Corp. today announced an expanded multi-year StationView Essentials contract with Raycom for its NBC affiliate WIS Columbia, S.C. (DMA 77). With the addition of WIS, Rentrak provides its audience measurement information and services to 23 Raycom stations across 18 markets. “We are excited to be joining the other Raycom stations in this agreement with […]

DMA 78

Squirrel Briefly Knocks WIS Off The Air

DMA 19

Anchor Stewart Moore Moving From WIS To WESH