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

SC lawmakers introduce medical marijuana bill to the Statehouse Tuesday

Gov. McMaster says extra $1B in 2019 budget will go to state education, South Carolina’s prosperity

Replacing South Carolina’s aging voting system

Renewed push for medical marijuana and solar energy in the State House

South Carolina lawmakers say they are ready to tackle important issues

UPDATE: SC inmate contraband scheme used SCDC food distribution centers, Statehouse grounds to smuggle cellphones, drugs into prisons; 17 indicted

Orangeburg County family makes desperate plea for safe return of missing man Hiram Johnson

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