Jason Raven

Jason Raven


Columbia, SC

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

Thousands of SC small businesses, nonprofits could be in line for grants to keep them afloat

During last day of legislative session, SC lawmakers unanimously pass rural broadband bill

South Carolina running low on supply of blood plasma treatment for COVID-19 patients

SC governor signs bill expanding absentee voting for June primaries, run-off

County emergency officials prepare for hurricane season in the midst of the COVID-19 pandemic

S.C. textile company works to keep up with high demand for medical products

South Carolina continuing to phase in new trackable temporary license plates

SCDOT set to make improvements at more than a dozen dangerous intersections across the state

Panel of lawmakers studying mold remediation in South Carolina

Democratic presidential hopefuls speak to SC voters at historic venue

State lawmakers continue to tackle affordable housing crisis, tour new development

Economists keeping a close eye on RV dealers across the state, country

Alternative certification programs in SC helping address teacher shortage

SC Attorney General sues major opioid distributors


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