Adam Mintzer

Adam Mintzer

Producer and Multimedia Journalist

Columbia, SC

Adam Mintzer is a native South Carolinian who joined the WIS team as a producer and multimedia journalist in 2019.

Adam joins WIS team from CNN's Washington DC bureau where he worked on “The Situation Room with Wolf Blitzer.” While in DC, he helped cover political, national, and international breaking news, in addition to special events like the 2018 midterm elections and the royal wedding.

Adam was born and raised in Charleston and studied broadcast journalism at Northwestern University.

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Recent Articles by Adam

  In year of pandemic, ‘big pool of peer pressure’ means even more struggles for college students

  ‘Very optimistic’: Why medical marijuana bill sponsor thinks it will pass the SC Senate this time

  Education, faster internet top priorities in ‘conservative’ SC House budget

What is Delta 8? The hemp product giving people a ‘light’ high in SC

  Hotel bookings, short-term rentals, and future reservations all up along the SC coast

  How did our percent positive get cut in half? Explaining DHEC’s new method

  Two bills that could make it easier to get alcohol head to the House floor

  Gov. McMaster encourages private businesses to open vaccine sites

  SC House Judiciary scheduled to take up bills on guns, execution and religion

  SC lawmakers to debate bill banning transgender women from playing women’s sports

Spearman aims to get teachers in school vaccinated, no standardized tests for students

SC Senate adds an exception for rape and incest to Fetal Heartbeat Bill

SC woman spends days registering for COVID vaccine after losing husband of 58 years

  SC Heartbeat Bill heads to full Senate after lawmakers vote out exceptions for rape, incest

  Law enforcement outnumbers protesters at SC Statehouse on Inauguration Day

Heartbeat abortion ban may finally pass in South Carolina

  SC lawmakers face a full slate of priorities as they begin the new session

SC lawmakers play a large role in impeachment discussion

‘This is not the polio vaccine’: DHEC official explains vaccine rollout hurdles

More than a quarter of SC hospitals entered the New Year at 90% occupancy

One of the oldest and longest-serving sheriffs in SC retires

SC first lady out of isolation, governor’s isolation ends Thursday

Thousands of South Carolinians at risk of mountains of debt without COVID relief bill

Firefighters not able to be around family this Christmas stay vigilant

Mother who jumped from window during apartment fire braces for difficult Christmas

  State health department concerned about holiday COVID-19 surge

DHEC’s multi-pronged attack against COVID-19: Ramp up testing and plan a wide-scale vaccine roll-out

EXPERT: Quarantine now if you plan to see family this Christmas

  EXPLAINER: How does the COVID-19 vaccine work?

Community mourns loss of Lexington elementary school teacher to COVID-19