Live 5's Bill Sharpe to emcee 45th Annual Governor's Carolighting

CHARLESTON, SC (WCSC) - Live 5 News anchor Bill Sharpe will emcee the 45th Annual Governor's Carolighting on the Statehouse grounds later this month.

Gov. Nikki Haley, First Gentleman Michael Haley and the First Family will join Columbia Mayor Steve Benjamin at the Carolighting on Monday, Nov. 28, at 6 p.m. on the Statehouse grounds.

"Every year, thousands of people of all ages from across our great state gather at the Statehouse for what is a beautiful kickoff to the holiday season," Haley said. "Michael, the kids and I couldn't be more excited to participate."

Sharpe, a Charleston native, has been with Live 5 News for 38 years.

The event will be sponsored by the City of Columbia, Columbia Breakfast Optimist Club, Columbia Garden Club and Garden Club of South Carolina.