Jason Raven

Jason Raven joined the WIS Team in October 2018. Jason comes to WIS after two years at WRDW/WAGT in Augusta, Georgia. Before his time in the Peach State, Jason worked at SNN, the Suncoast News Network in Sarasota, Florida. He has covered a wide range of stories while in Georgia and Florida. Jason loves storytelling and is looking forward to telling the stories of the Palmetto State. Jason was born in Panama City, Panama, and is fluent in Spanish. He is from a military family and he has lived in Germany, North Dakota, Texas, Georgia and Florida. Jason is a proud graduate of the University of South Florida. When he isn’t working, Jason is cheering on his USF Bulls, the Tampa Bay Lightning, Buccaneers, and Rays. He enjoys spending time outdoors and is looking forward to exploring what the Columbia area has to offer. Jason also loves trying local restaurants, so be sure to share any recommendations you have. If you want to connect with Jason you can email him at jraven@wistv.com, follow him on Twitter (@JasonWISTV) or you can like his Facebook page (Jason Raven).

Recent Articles by Jason

Lawmakers moving quickly to lure Panthers to South Carolina

Educators, senators work together to change education bill

New legislation could let you take more of your favorite craft beer home

House passes extensive education reform bill after hours of debate

Small SC town reacts to lottery winner claiming record breaking prize

Group launches study on the potential impact of gaming, gambling in South Carolina

Renewed push for ‘constitutional carry’ in South Carolina

Debate over Sunday liquor sales bill continues, sent back to subcommittee

A look into how Charleston County deputies transport the mentally ill

Legislation hoping to stop overpopulation of pit bulls

Advocates cite ‘sense of urgency’ as work on SC energy bill continues

State lawmakers, SC Governor, explore potential sale of Santee Cooper

Push for pro-life legislation renewed in SC State House

Bill wants to offer legal protection for underage human trafficking victims

Bills aim to add mental health education in middle school curriculum

Breaking down Zero to Twenty Committee, consolidation and tech college proposals in education bill

  Hundreds of teachers visit lawmakers days after “massive” education reform bill filing

SC lawmakers file ‘comprehensive’ 84-page bill on education reform

Gov. Henry McMaster focuses on education in first State of the State address as elected governor

Bill to repeal child marriage law loophole heading to Senate floor