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TRENDING NEWS 11 -26-14

?Eating out tomoro?.For a list of … restaurants open tomoro…a list of grocery store hours and shopping hours tomoro and Black Friday … go to my Heidi blog on B937.com

storms will dump rain and snow across the East Coast / the biggest hit will be to air travelers..nationwide who will face delays even in warm weather destinations/

of the more than 46 million people ..trying to get somewhere …this Thanksgiving, - 90% traveling by car./ The busiest days on the road..on Wednesday and Sunday.. according to AAA

a high point – gasoline prices are at their lowest in five years—with the average .. for a gallon of unleaded in South Carolina at $2.50/ in NC $2.75/

Consumer reports ranked the nest outlet stores…at the top..Bon Worth/ LL Bean/Haggar/Carters/Osh Kosh/Jockey and Bose/ nowadays..most merchandise is now made especially for the outlets..so you still have to shop thoughtfully
``Peter Pan Live!'' will air Dec. 4 on NBC

Minnie Driver will play ...Wendy Darling ...and narrate the musical. The cast Christopher Walken also makes an appearance in the live tv production

Looking forward to football on Saturday - #21 clemson hosts Carolina noon on ESPN/ 16th ranked ga tec.. will face No. #9 Georgia at noon on the SEC Network espn/

Those weather conditions in NC.. have closed schools in Yancey and Mitchell Counties /Because of the holiday, many upstate county schools are closed/

Expect crowds surrounding the electrical outlets… at the airport/ So stash a power pack for your electronics/
Dateline is covering the case of Former York Mayor …Melvin Roberts killed at his Cherokee County home ..four years ago/ / "Death in the Driveway." airs at 8 p.m. Friday on WYFF 4.

LOCAL RESTAURANTS OPEN THANKSGIVING DAY:
http://www.foxcarolina.com/story/27463077/local-restaurants-open-thanksgiving-day

GROCERY STORE HOURS AND CLOSINGS:
http://www.foxcarolina.com/story/27431518/grocery-store-hours-on-thanksgiving-day

BLACK FRIDAY STORE HOURS:
http://www.foxcarolina.com/story/27432620/black-friday-store-hours
http://www.bonworth.com/StoreList.aspx

Most travel for thanksgiving will be by car..,on Wednesday and Sunday.. according to AAA./ We've got some of the lowest gas prices in five years—with the average cost for a gallon of unleaded in South Carolina at $2.50/ in NC $2.75/
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TRENDING NEWS 11-27-14


Traveling by car this holiday … gasoline prices are averaging - $2.84.a gallon for regular …down 10 cents over the past two weeks,

at last nights American music awards./ One Direction won 3 awards. Including artist of the year…. /.Katy perry won 3 as well..including single..for dark horse./ Australian boy band… 5 Seconds of Summer won new artist of the year,

Katy will be halftime performer at the 2015 super bowl.. February 1 in Glendale, Arizona.…

food ministry… Potters Storehouse… in Jonesville … is short 500 turkeys this year.—../the need is great- hundreds of families will line up tomoro for a thanksgiving food box…. donation information at 864-680-3465.

In Clemson, Cocky's Funeral will be held at 5:30 p.m. in the amphitheater head football coach Dabo Swinney will speak.
in Columbia, Tigerburn will take place at 5:30 p.m. on the Greene Street Intramural fields. / A nearly 30-foot-tall tiger is built and then burned in effigy as part of the tradition' dating back to 1902. / The Gamecocks and Tigers face off in Clemson at noon Saturday.

A newly-uncovered cybersecurity threat appears to have been designed by a government, and is "groundbreaking and almost peerless./ "Ree-gin" appears to have been aimed against particular individuals ..and small businesses.


. A grand jury in Missouri is nearing a decision as to whether Ferguson police Officer Darren Wilson will be charged with a crime for fatally shooting Michael Brown. Riot police are in palce in the city/

Buffalo NY is getting ready for insane flooding as 7 feet of snow begins to melt.

Looking to get hired – your resume will be ignored – if .you are using a ridiculous email address: / Make spelling errors and grammatical mistakes:/ . Include crazy fonts, colors and other graphics:

an attempted sexual assault near the University of South Carolina campus, yesterday at 1:45..a passerby intervened./ .the suspect fled- he is described as 5'9"- a 20-30 year old black male – a sketch is o my Heidi blog at b937.com

the National Conference of State Legislatures thinks at least 20 state governments are likely to create new laws to regulate Uber, Lyft and similar services in 2015

Katy will be halftime performer at the 2015 super bowl.. February 1 in Glendale, Arizona.…she says she has lots of ideas,,,like "What if we covered the stadium with glitter?
"But …the glitter ... was edible." – expect a showstopper.

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TRENDING NEWS 11-21-14

The U.S. Supreme Court has refused to block gay marriages in South Carolina. / The high court has issued an order denying a request by Attorney General ...Alan Wilson, who had wanted the marriages blocked while he challenges a judge's recent decision

all of South Carolina is now in the early stages of drought. The state ....Drought Response.... Committee.... voted yesterday to place all 46 counties in South Carolina in drought staus/

Iggy Azalea is the leading nominee at the American Music Awards ..with six./ John Legend, Katy Perry and Pharrell Williams have five nominations each. Lorde is up for four honors at the fan-voted show/

Pitbull ..return's as host of the American Music Awards November 23 in Los Angeles and air on ABC..
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. Pitbull will host and perform at the American Music Awards …on Sunday- in Los Angeles and air on ABC.
Pudding maker Kozy Shack is recalling ..4-ounce cups… of Foodservice… Kozy Shack …Simply Well …Chocolate Pudding. … because they are not labeled as containing milk.

South Carolina coach Steve Spurrier ranks 10th in the country in annual pay, according to a USA Today salary database released on Wednesday. Spurrier will make $4,016,900 in total compensation in 2014.

Clemson coach Dabo Swinney ranks 21st with total pay of $3.175 million
Football tomoro -
Usc hosts south Alabama noon on fox sports net
Clemson hosts Georgia State kickoff 3:30

A new poll suggests that employee benefits may continue to grow skimpier in the coming years. /Companies that offer health insurance see it as a key tool to attract workers and keep them on the job.
Ice on Main in Greenville and Skating on the Square in Spartanburg will open to the public this afternoon.

Roper Mountain Holiday Lights… will open …on Thanksgiving evening and will be open nightly through December 30 from 6:00 to 10:00 pm

. Admission per car, minivan, or SUV is $10 on Monday through Thursday nights, and $15 on Friday through Sunday nights. The fee for an activity van is $25, and $50 for a bus. Multi-Pass tickets for cars, minivans, and SUVs are available for purchase at the gate for $25, and are good for three visits. Proceeds from Holiday Lights are distributed to Rotary Charities for local distribution and to the Roper Mountain Science Center Association. Thanks to its visitors, sponsors, and volunteers, Holiday Lights has given $2,066,000 back to the community over the past 22 years.


Roper Mountain Holiday Lights
402 Roper Mountain Road
Greenville, SC 29615
Contact: John Jilek, Holiday Lights Marketing Committee Chair
Tel. (864) 228-7405


Western nc catamounts leading the macys thanksgiovng day parade..505 mebers pride of the mtns marching band..27th on abc?

Ga state at Clemson 330-- 11-22-14

Hello Heidi my name is Kayla Buchanan and I am foster parent in Greenville County. I am also the President of the will be hosting the 2nd annual Fostering Holidays fundraiser for us. I was wondering if this was an event that you would possibly be willing to attend and maybe even mention on the show. City will be having a raffel and silent auction which we are able to keep all the proceeds from. We need all the help that we can possibly get to raise money for these children to have a Christmas. We are also hosting a party for all of our sponsors and everyone who donated to this great cause December 13th at Riverside Baptist Church. This event will be attened by the foster parents and foster children. We want all of our sponsors to be able to see what joy there gifts and donations have brought to these wonderful children. We would love for you and any of your friends to attend out fundraiser and party. Thanks so much for your time.

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Disney on Ice Presents Treasure Trove -- Nov 26-30
Foster Parent Assocation in Greenville County. Each Christmas our assocation along with the Greenville County DSS work to get sponsors for all 400 plus children who are in foster care within Greenville County. On December 7, 2014 from 7:00 p.m. until close City Taveren in downtown Greenville

11-22-14 wofford hosts mercer 130
11-22-14 Georgia hosts Charleston southern noon


. Pitbull will host and perform at the American Music Awards …November 23 in Los Angeles and air on ABC.
Iggy Azalea is the leading nominee at the American Music Awards ..with six. John Legend, Katy Perry and Pharrell Williams have five nominations each. Lorde is up for four honors at the fan-voted show
Pitbull ..return's as host of the American Music Awards November 23 in Los Angeles and air on ABC..
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TRENDING NEWS 11-20-14


Students in Florida State University's ...main Library are describing a chaotic scene...../ They say they heard gunshots, followed by students either barricading themselves in parts of the library or ...taking cover.... early this morning. / University police say they killed a gunman after they told him to drop his weapon and he fired a shot at them. /. three people were shot and wounded.One of them in critical condition

A vicious dog attack – in ft inn at country chase subdivision/ 2 dogs are dead..2 people injured..a ten year old and her mom../ 3 pit bulls got loose Friday evening and rampaged…/ their owner-
.. 21-year-old man Rayvon James faces fines and possible jail time.

Consumers are less satisfied with their banks …due to rising bank fees… But credit unions are different./ They enjoy a customer satisfaction score of 85, the highest among all financial services./
according to the American Customer Satisfaction Index

The Great American Smokeout Day is today- consider kicking the habit

South Carolina coach Steve Spurrier ranks 10th in the country in annual pay, according to a USA Today salary database released on Wednesday. Spurrier will make $4,016,900 in total compensation in 2014.

Clemson coach Dabo Swinney ranks 21st with total pay of $3.175 million.


Mike Nichols, has died..a film" director ..who was one of the few people to win an Emmy, a Grammy, an Oscar and a Tony award, / the husband of former "ABC World News" anchor Diane Sawyer.was 83
Civil rights leader Al Sharpton sharply denounced an extensive New York Times report that he and his companies are subject to $4.5 million in current state and federal tax liens.

Michelin's 10th plant in South Carolina, opening today, will produce the company's innovative airless radial tire and develop the concept's future generations. The commercial production of the Tweel comes nearly 10 years after Michelin introduced the combined tire and wheel concept at an auto show in Detroit.


The State Ethics Commission is seeking more help in its job overseeing most of the state's elected officials. The commission is asking for more staff members in its next fiscal budget to help with auditing financial disclosures.

A gunman shot and wounded 3 people on the Florida State campus last night …then was killed by FSU police after failing to drop his weapon,


A gunman injured three students before he was fatally shot by Florida State University campus police, officials say. FSU canceled all classes and exams for Thursday.

South Carolina coach Steve Spurrier ranks 10th in the country in annual pay, according to a USA Today salary database released on Wednesday. Spurrier will make $4,016,900 in total compensation in 2014.

Clemson coach Dabo Swinney ranks 21st with total pay of $3.175 million
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TRENDING NEWS 11-19-14


New jobs- -DialAmerica is expanding is operation on Roper Mountain Road… adding 100 new employees… two hiring events are planned - on Saturday, Dec. 6, and Friday, Dec. 12, from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.submit an employment application online at www.dialamerica.com/careers, or contact Consquela Thomas at 864-297-6500 or Greenvillerec@Dialamerica.com.




U.S. safety regulators …are demanding that automakers ..and Takata Corp. expand…. nationwide ….a recall of vehicles with certain driver's side air bags equipped with inflators that can erupt and send metal fragments into the passenger compartment…. Previously, cars with the inflators have been recalled only in areas along the Gulf Coast with high humidity

submit an employment application online at www.dialamerica.com/careers, or contact Consquela Thomas at 864-297-6500 or Greenvillerec@Dialamerica.com.


A federal court has cleared the way for gay couples to be married in South Carolina./ The 4th... Circuit Court of Appeals… in Richmond, Virginia, yesterday …denied state Attorney General… Alan Wilson's ….request to block the marriages ….while it hears his appeal/ Wilson plans to seek a stay with the U.S. Supreme Court

Facebook is launching a new free mobile app …for its popular …Groups… feature ..that lets users create and interact with communities on the site,/. More than 700 million of Facebook's 1.35 billion members use Groups,.

model and TV host Janice Dickinson. On ``Entertainment Tonight'' says back in 1982, comedian Bill Cosby sexually assaulted her after giving her wine and a pill. That's similar to the accounts that other women have made over the years /No comment from Cosby's publicist

People magazine's ``Sexiest Man Alive.'' For 2014…Is Chris Hemsworth /

The latest results released by the Winthrop poll …of SC residents …show jobs and unemployment are priorities… along with discrimination against women

The latest results released by the Winthrop poll show jobs and unemployment are high on the minds of South Carolina residents along with discrimination against

Its cold here but..at least we aren't facing 6 feet of snow… one of the worst storms in memory - is hitting parts of upstate New York …

He's been called the "worst dead beat Dad in the world." / 26 children with as many women …most of them in tennessee…some in arkansas../ , 50 year old Terry Turnage is locked up for not paying child support.

Consumers are less satisfied with their banks …due to rising bank fees… and they are less satisfied… with their employer-provided group …
health insurance plans …than they were a year ago, according to the American Customer Satisfaction Index./

But credit unions are different. They enjoy a customer satisfaction score of 85, the highest among all financial services.
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TRENDING NEWS 11-19-14


New jobs- -DialAmerica is expanding is operation on Roper Mountain Road… adding 100 new employees… two hiring events are planned - on Saturday, Dec. 6, and Friday, Dec. 12, from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.submit an employment application online at www.dialamerica.com/careers, or contact Consquela Thomas at 864-297-6500 or Greenvillerec@Dialamerica.com.




U.S. safety regulators …are demanding that automakers ..and Takata Corp. expand…. nationwide ….a recall of vehicles with certain driver's side air bags equipped with inflators that can erupt and send metal fragments into the passenger compartment…. Previously, cars with the inflators have been recalled only in areas along the Gulf Coast with high humidity

submit an employment application online at www.dialamerica.com/careers, or contact Consquela Thomas at 864-297-6500 or Greenvillerec@Dialamerica.com.


A federal court has cleared the way for gay couples to be married in South Carolina./ The 4th... Circuit Court of Appeals… in Richmond, Virginia, yesterday …denied state Attorney General… Alan Wilson's ….request to block the marriages ….while it hears his appeal/ Wilson plans to seek a stay with the U.S. Supreme Court

Facebook is launching a new free mobile app …for its popular …Groups… feature ..that lets users create and interact with communities on the site,/. More than 700 million of Facebook's 1.35 billion members use Groups,.

model and TV host Janice Dickinson. On ``Entertainment Tonight'' says back in 1982, comedian Bill Cosby sexually assaulted her after giving her wine and a pill. That's similar to the accounts that other women have made over the years /No comment from Cosby's publicist

People magazine's ``Sexiest Man Alive.'' For 2014…Is Chris Hemsworth /

The latest results released by the Winthrop poll …of SC residents …show jobs and unemployment are priorities… along with discrimination against women

The latest results released by the Winthrop poll show jobs and unemployment are high on the minds of South Carolina residents along with discrimination against

Its cold here but..at least we aren't facing 6 feet of snow… one of the worst storms in memory - is hitting parts of upstate New York …

He's been called the "worst dead beat Dad in the world." / 26 children with as many women …most of them in tennessee…some in arkansas../ , 50 year old Terry Turnage is locked up for not paying child support.

Consumers are less satisfied with their banks …due to rising bank fees… and they are less satisfied… with their employer-provided group …
health insurance plans …than they were a year ago, according to the American Customer Satisfaction Index./

But credit unions are different. They enjoy a customer satisfaction score of 85, the highest among all financial services.
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TRENDING NEWS 11-18-14

Traffic moving slowly after early morning accidents .. southbound Interstate 85...in the Duncan area .... morning… near mile marker 62 /
Ice …the likely cause of the crashes... ... / drivers use extreme caution on all roadways …due.. to the possibility of ice./ other accidents I85 sb mm 21/ I 85 NB at mm 1

town officials in Lyman were able to use a network of cameras… to listen in to private meetings,… police interrogations…and jury deliberations./ computers were seized after several town employees called the FBI after they found their phones were tapped./ According to 7 On Your Side //an investigation is underway

…woodruff road traffic./ for the holidays…from black Friday thru the end of December, Greenville police will provide traffic control at major intersections near the Shops at Greenridge and Magnolia Park.

Tonight, the Top 10 will be revealed on ``The Voice.'' That means two of this season's wannabes will be getting bad news.

An upstate family is on a new reality show called "Risking It All."/ The Kemp family, from Boiling Springs, spent 10 weeks this summer ..off the grid..living without…phones, running water..and other creature comforts / The show is on TLC tonight at 10 p.m.

to ensure broadband access at schools… the Federal Communications Commission says the nation should be willing to pony up another $1.5 billion a year. / the average phone customer would pay under $2.00 a year to cover the cost

Honda is quietly offering to replace potentially defective air bag inflators across the U.S.,.. even though.. its latest recall only covers cars in 13 high-humidity states that include sc and ga../

Michael Buble' (boo-BLAY') says he could not be more excited to celebrate Christmas with such a fantastic array of talented women: Barbra Streisand, Ariana Grande (GRAHN'-day), The Rockettes and Miss Piggy. They will be Buble's guests for his fourth annual special, ``Christmas in New York.'' It airs December 17 on NBC.

The nation's second biggest tobacco company Reynolds American ..will begin selling Revo …a cigarette that heats tobacco rather than burning it,

To celebrate the start of college basketball season, ESPN holds a 24-hour marathon of games..including woffford college vs iona- that game is underway…in sptnbg/

Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon says he's hoping that ``peace will prevail'' whether or not a white police officer is charged with the shooting death of a black 18-year-old in Ferguson. The governor has activated the National Guard to provide security, as he did in August, when some daily protests became violent.

the former Gov of Georgia... Carl Sanders...has died..a Democrat , who served from 1963 to 1967. He was 89. .

Lovers of Mediterranean olive oil are bracing themselves for higher prices. High spring temperatures, a cool summer and abundant rain are taking a big bite out of the olive harvest in some key regions of Italy, Spain, France and Portugal.

Read more: http://www.wyff4.com/news/local-family-stars-in-reality-tv-show/29779386#ixzz3JQKieO3r

And coming up Thursday - The Great American Smokeout - a day to kick the habit

Would you be willing to pay a little more on your phone bill to make sure every child has access to high-speed Internet access at school? the Federal Communications Commission says the nation should be willing to pony up another $1.5 billion a year to ensure broadband access at school. / the average phone customer would pay under $2.00 a year to cover the cost

http://www.greenvillefamilypartnership.org/

11-22-14 USC hosts South Alabama noon on tv

Consumers are less satisfied with their banks …due to rising bank fees… and they are less satisfied… with their employer-provided group …
health insurance plans …than they were a year ago, according to the American Customer Satisfaction Index./

But credit unions are different. They enjoy a customer satisfaction score of 85, the highest among all financial services.

Officials in Henderson County …said they have proclaimed
Tomoro Nov. 19 as is "GIS Day" to recognize the importance of geographic information systems./ Activities Wednesday …from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Henderson County Public Library. Include a treasure hunt/




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TRENDING NEWS 11-17-14

The National Center on Family Homelessness …show child homelessness is at an all-time high in the U.S. …South Carolina was ranked 36th, with more than 22k children homeless…From 2012 to 2013,

Read more: http://www.foxcarolina.com/story/27402089/south-carolina-ranks-36th-in-child-homelessness-nationwide#ixzz3JKb1PUNG

Share the Warmth a Duke Energy 'program .. helps customers in need..pay their heating bills / belos is a list of more than 80 partner agencies who distribute funds.

http://www.duke-energy.com/community/programs/share-the-warmth-partner-agencies.asp

Pope Francis…as the head of the Catholic Church…will make his first trip to the United States in September 2015,- to hold mass in philadelphia

Jim Carrey and Jeff Daniels are back- ``Dumb and Dumber To…was number-one …at the box office …this weekend, 20 years after the original was released. /. Disney's animated ``Big Hero 6'' is second, / and The sci-fi epic ``Interstellar''… slips to third,

Clemson's …freshman quarterback Deshaun Watson could return this season… /, Watson has a sprained LCL and a bone bruise, not a torn ACL.

The Great American Smokeout Day is Thursday, November 20, 2014

Dave and Buster's opens in the Magnolia Park shopping center on Woodruff Road today


in The Associated Press college football poll-- Florida State is No. 1 Alabama moved into number 2/ Georgia rose to No. 9./ Clemson dropped out of the top 25 following a loss to Georgia Tech.

Kevin Harvick'won his first Sprint Cup championship.at Homestead-Miami Speedway.yesterday.

Read more: http://www.foxcarolina.com/story/27400045/report-watson-could-return-this-season-no-acl-tear#ixzz3JKblLFXM

Go chesnee! The Chesnee hi varsity cheer team won the 2A state championship!

Turkey production is at its lowest level in nearly three decades …and wholesale prices are at an all-time high, …but we likely wont be paying more ..this Thanksgiving …since birds .. can remain in cold storage for a year or longer

.'' The Islamic State group..has killed former U.S. Army Ranger-turned aid worker ..Peter Kassig, and then released a video showing a masked man standing over his severed head

A third suspect in the drive-by shooting of a Chester County city council member will remain behind bars after a magistrate denied bond. A magistrate denied bond Saturday for 20-year-old De'Angelo Roseboro, who's charged with accessory before the fact to a felony in the death of council member and retired police officer Odell Williams.

A second round of renovations will begin soon at Greenville-Spartanburg International Airport that include a new ticketing lobby and consolidated security checkpoints. Beginning about Dec. 1, construction crews will close off the core of the 52-year-old terminal to begin the upgrades.


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A top to bottom scrub-down is in store for the cruise ship Crown Princess after its last journey experienced a norovirus outbreak. The ship docked in California yesterday after 172 people on board fell ill with the highly contagious virus during a nearly monthlong trip. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention says an official is expected to board the ship to investigate.

The Medical University of South Carolina is remembering the victims of traffic accidents. A Day of Remembrance is being held on the horseshoe of the university's campus in Charleston yesterday. A ceremony is being held at 2 p.m.

The memory of Greenville teen…Maggie mcleod, lives on … nine years after beign killed in a car accident….Maggies school in kenya …now has more than 750 students and has transformed an entire village / donate at Maggie school .org.

The parents of Peter Kassig, the aid worker beheaded by the Islamic State group, say they're extremely proud of their son, even in their heartbreak. President Barack Obama is denouncing IS for reveling ``in the slaughter of innocents,
Officials in Henderson County said they have

Pope Francis is making it official. He'll visit the United States in September 2015. He will travel to Philadelphia to participate in a rally for families.

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TRENDING NEWS 11-14-14

So much for privacy- a Wall Street Journal report says … the Justice Department is collecting data from thousands of cellphones …/small planes, equipped with high-tech gear, is hunting for information about criminal suspects..but, is also collecting data from many innocent Americans.

the Philae (FY'-lee) lander has succeeded in planting a thermometer in the comet where it touched down this week./ the first spacecraft to touch down on a comet is transmitting a steady stream of information

Michelin will open a new facility in Piedmont ….the first in the world devoted to building a Tweel tire - an airless radial tire… that they say never goes flat.

Report cards for sc schools have been released…of 22 Upstate school districts reviewed - 15 of those received an excellent rating./No school was lower than average

USC at florida noon on the sec network
Clemson at ga tec at noon / Georgia hosts auburn 715pm on espn / wofford is at furman noon
North Greenville university hosts Newberry college 1pm

The Hope relay is at the kroc center tomoro

Starbucks has not introduced a new holiday beverage in five years…so, they are offering a bogo on holiday drinks…2pm to 5pm ..thru Sunday

College students may be paying an a fee to cover athletics/ the NCAA's new autonomy rule… gives schools the opportunity to offer athletes …benefits…. including …educational trusts, , four-year guaranteed scholarships and traveling expenses for family./ student fees would help cover those new costs/

Dave and Buster's opens in the Magnolia Park shopping center on Woodruff Road. On Monday – we got a preview last night- it will be soemthng youll want to do!

The Justice Department is scooping up data from thousands of cellphones through fake communications towers deployed on airplanes….

South Carolina Attorney General Alan Wilson is asking the 4th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals to put on hold a federal judge's ruling allowing gay marriage in the state. Wilson says he wants time to appeal the latest court ruling to the U.S. Supreme Court.

Longtime Major League Baseball manager and star shortstop Alvin Dark has died. He was 92. The Robinson Funeral Home in Easley, , said Dark died Thursday at his home. Dark, the 1948 major league Rookie of the Year and a three-time All-Star, played with the New York Giants when they won the 1954 World Series and managed the Oakland Athletics to the 1974 crown.

Novelist Pat Conroy, whose book ``My Losing Season'' was a memoir of his senior basketball season at The Citadel, is being inducted into the school's athletic hall of fame today



The memory of Greenville teen…Maggie mcleod, lives on … nine years after being killed in a car accident….Maggies school in kenya …now has more than 750 students and has transformed an entire village / donate at Maggie school .org.

Read more: http://www.wyff4.com/news/clemson-university-students-may-have-to-pay-fee-for-athletics/29708694#ixzz3J2onnKtO
South Carolina Gamecocks at Clemson Tigers Football Tickets nov 29
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TRENDING NEWS 11-13-14


History was made yesterday…when a probe - landed on a comet- 310 million miles from earth. – the rosetta mission began 10 years ago and cost a billion dollars./

A Federal Judge has struck down… as unconstitutional …South Carolina's ban… on same-sex marriages/ the state has until November 20th to appeal.
College costs are rising… /An in-state…undergrad …at a four-year college or university…with room and board , pays about $19,000/ . Out-of-state students paid almost $33k/

major U.S. automakers agreed to require a court order…to hand over info on your cars computers/ .your info won't be sold to insurance companies… or used …to bombard you with ads

Take a selfie a day!~ Employees who take the most selfies get the biggest pay raises, according to an Australian job finding agency The reason? Confidence.

A paper published by Yale researchers found a link between distracted parents on their smartphones..at playgrounds, and injuries among children. The study said between 05 and 12, the number of broken bones increased by 10%

Reality star Kim Kardashian showed her assets - so to speak – her lbackside on the cover of Paper Magazine released yesterday- / her comment to all the attention- "And they say I didn't have a talent...try balancing a champagne glass on your ….a** LOL,"
at two-year public schools,.. in-state students paid about $11,000./


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http://www.cnn.com/2014/11/13/world/comet-landing/index.html?hpt=hp_t2


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See Shooting stars and fireballs in the sky –now thru mid November - the Leonid Meteor Shower …peaks between the . 16-18. / The best time for viewing is midnight til dawn.

A legislative panel looking at the use of medical marijuana in South Carolina is holding another hearing. The committee meets in Greenville today with another session set for Florence next month.

Take a selfie a day!~ Employees who take the most selfies get the biggest pay raises, according to an Australian job finding agency The reason? Confidence. Folks who take a lot of selfies naturally have a lot of self-confidence, the study concludes./ ? the No. 2 driver of a person's career…ability


Usc plays fla gators (in fl noon sec nwetwork

The World food championships are in las vegas – and larkins chefs – bob munich – terry mclees will compete today thru saturday


The cover -- with the headline, "Break the Internet Kim Kardashian" -- was released Tuesday. If you want to see the full image, visit http://bit.ly/1EtoV0e.

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The cover -- with the headline, "Break the Internet Kim Kardashian" -- was released Tuesday. If you want to see the full image, visit http://bit.ly/1EtoV0e. is baring her famous backside
"And they say I didn't have a talent...try balancing a champagne glass on your a** LOL,"Kardashian tweeted.

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Richard Smith Jazz ConcertWhen: Friday, November 14th at 7:00 p.m.Where: Fine Arts Center (Black Box Theatre) - 102 Pine Knoll Drive, Greenville, S.C.Who: Richard Smith's thirteen solo recordings have established him as a veteran of the contemporary music world. Some of his recent accomplishments include nominations such as:Best Contemporary Jazz Guitar AlbumRecord of the Year Best New Artist

Scientists say they've discovered rare gene mutations that give people ...naturally lower ...cholesterol levels and that cut their risk of heart disease in half. ....The news is of great interest ...because a drug that mimics these mutations ..has long been sold ...without evidence... that it cuts the chance of heart disease, ....even though it lowers cholesterol. The drug is Merck `s Zetia (ZETT-ee-uh),

Federal officials say crash tests will show by early 2015 whether guardrails found along many U.S. highways are safe. The tests involving guardrails made by Trinity Industries will be done at an independent lab. Critics say that a 2005 design change made it more likely cars would be impaled if they hit either end of a guardrail head-on. Trinity is facing several wrongful-death and injury lawsuits

U.S. drones are now patrolling much of the U.S.-Mexico border. The drones scan desolate stretches of the border where there are no agents, camera towers, ground sensors or fences. / the U.S. government ..plans to also use the drones along the Canadian border./ It represents a significant departure from a decades-old approach that emphasizes boots on the ground and fences

The World food championships are in las vegas - and chefs - bob munich - terry mclees ...of larkins restaurants..were invited to compete ...today thru saturday


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TRENDING NEWS 11-12-14


South Carolina's government should have about $7.5 billion for regular budget expenditures ..for the fiscal year beginning July 1. /that's $300 million more to spend than last year /

About 100 soldiers from bases in North Carolina and Georgia left this week for West Africa to help in the fight against Ebola.

it will be the first time a spacecraft has landed on a comet.…We'll know later this morning if the 10 year mission of the Rosetta ...probe ...was successful ./

the first real commercially marketed hoverboard allows users to float above a pillow of air, / the 90 pound – hendo hoverboard… currently only works for about 15 minutes before it needs recharging, it can only operate over metal surfaces, and it has a price tag of $10,000.

newlyweds Donnie Wahlberg and Jenny McCarthy will star ``Donnie Loves Jenny''… the reality show on A&E starting next year..

``American Idol'' producers say Randy Jackson is leaving the show after 13 seasons. / the talent competition will return in January with judges Jennifer Lopez, Harry Connick Jr. and Keith Urban.

Two area chefs have been invited to the World food championships in las vegas– bob munich – terry and y mclees – and larkins chefs from larkins .. compete toomoro thru Saturday

J'lo's ex- 46 Grammy-winning singer Marc Anthony .. married his 26 Venezuelan model girlfriend over the weekend/ its his third- marriage-

spg methodist college homecoming alumni week… fri 14 th and sat For more information and to RSVP please contact
Becky Snow at SnowB@smcsc.edu or 864-587-4210.
Clemson Tigers at Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets Football Tickets nov 15
usc at fla gators


Tens of thousands of private security cameras ….across the world ….are being streamed live ..from homes or business's… on insecam.com …right now. / Cameras wind up streaming on that website …if the system's default password has not been reset/

Health officials in Westminster Massachusetts …are holding a public hearing …to draft a new regulation …that would make Westminster.the first community in the nation to ban sales of all tobacco products

A federal judge says the primary challenge to South Carolina's ban on same-sex marriage may proceed. U.S. District Judge Michelle Childs has dismissed Gov. Nikki Haley as a defendant but says the case can continue against Attorney General Alan Wilson as opponents seek to force the state to recognize same-sex marriages.

The two worst polluters on the planet are hoping some teamwork can put the world on track to curb ...the heat-trapping ..gases ....blamed for global warming. The United States and China, who have been environmental adversaries in the past, have reached a groundbreaking and ambitious agreement ....to improve conditions/.

Federal and industry officials say reports of drones flying near airplanes, helicopters and airports without permission have increased sharply and are no longer unusual. The officials, who insisted on anonymity,say... that drone reports to the government.. are now a near-daily occurrence. Drones could cause a crash if one collided with a plane or was sucked into an engine.

WHAM Auctions will auction off ...NASCAR legend ...Richard Petty's... 1988 car... that wrecked in Daytona. .The preview day is Nov. 21 at noon at he companys Greer locations / The following day, a formal auction will be held at noon as well.

http://www.whamauctions.com/
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TRENDING NEWS 11-11-14

Its veterans day – there are freebies and discounts – for current and former military…at area businesess – I have info on my heidi blog on b937.com

http://www.foxcarolina.com/story/27325237/events-held-to-honor-pay-tribute-to-veterans

http://www.wspa.com/story/27337314/veterans-day-events-in-the-upstate-wnc

http://www.wyff4.com/news/free-items-offered-for-veterans-and-active-duty-military/29650042

Target is planning to offer Black Friday deals before the Thanksgiving holiday, in its latest move to boost sluggish sales....Target is also offering free shipping.... for online orders... under $50 ...until Dec. 20.

its Ford motor company's ...biggest vehicle launch in decades....a new aluminum-bodied F-150 is set to go into production today

McDonald's is recalling a happpy meal toy - the Hello Kitty-themed whistle... it can detach and cause choking.

Beginning Saturday.., Mary Black Health System… will help area residents ….learn about …and enroll in health insurance options… info at MaryBlackHealthSystem.com

The U.S. Postal Service reports its' the victim of a cyberattack and that information about its employees, including Social Security numbers, may have been compromised customers at local post offices or those using its website, usps.com, were not affected. But people who used its call center may have had telephone numbers, email addresses and other information compromised.

The World food championships are in las vegas – and chefs – bob munich – terry and mclees from larkins restaurants will compete ...Nov.13-15
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various emails show that General Motors ...ordered a half-million ...replacement.... ignition switches... two months before ....telling the government ....of a safety recall.... raises questions about how forthcoming GM has been with safety regulators


http://www.wspa.com/story/27337314/veterans-day-events-in-the-upstate-wnc

http://www.charlotteobserver.com/2014/11/04/5290381/shailene-woodley-leads-peoples.html#.VFoTQDTF8fU

Actress Shailene Woodley and singer Sam Smith are the leading nominees for the 2015 People's Choice Awards with four nods apiece. Winners will be presented during the People's Choice Awards ceremony on Jan. 7, 2015. Actresses Anna Faris and Allison Janney will host the program at the Nokia Theatre and broadcast on CBS.

In addition to thanks for their service, Veterans can also use their day today to get free stuff. In a growing trend, a slew of businesses are offering something free today ...to anyone who has served in the military. / Free food, free park admissions, free coffee and free haircuts are just a few of many examples.

State health investigators say the Manhattan clinic where Joan Rivers suffered a fatal complication during a medical procedure made several errors, including failing to identify her deteriorating vital signs and provide timely intervention. Investigators also faulted the clinic for allowing a surgeon who was not a member of its medical staff to perform the procedures and noted that a staff member took cellphone photos of Rivers while she was under anesthesia.

Todd Gurley is listed as the starting tailback for No. 16 Georgia when it plays No. 9 Auburn this week. The junior is returning from a four-game NCAA suspension for taking $3,000 for autographed memorabilia and other items over two years. He was a leading Heisman Trophy candidate before the ban.
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TRENDING NEWS 11-10-14

the average cost of gas dropped 13 cents per gallon in the last two weeks. ..averaging $2.94 for regular grade

A Tragic story- Facing six counts of felony DUI – 24, Riley Christopher McDermott, was driving a Ford F-150.. in Anderson early Saturday … taking a curve at more than 70 miles per hour ..his truck crossed the center line ..and crashed head-on into a Nissan Altima./ Three people died. Jessica Roberts, 20, Amber Perkins, 17, and Cory Simmonds, 22 - two other passengers were seriously.. injuried,. / A paasenger uin the truck is in serious condition./

Comedian.. Robin Williams was sober when he died..acccording to the coroners report. They found two anitdepressants and caffeine compounds in his system/
The World food championships are in las vegas – and larkins restaurants - chefs – bob munich – and terry mclees will compete… nov 13-15 (thur-Saturday)

Clemson-at Georgia Tech this Saturday will kickoff at on espn

In the AP college football poll missippi state remains at number one- Georgia is at 16. Clemosn rose to 18

Its veterans day tomoro– to thank veterans for their service.. – there are freebies and discounts – at area businesess –

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2014 Veterans Day Free Meals and Discounts

http://themilitarywallet.com/veterans-day-free-meals-and-discounts/

serving the autistic community - the hope relay is nov 15 at the kroc center in gvl/ - register your team by Monday! the best team name and the best costumes will be recognized/ Details at hope relay .org

the man was naked , bloody… …carrying a knife. …as he walked down the street…in the area of Old Grove Road and Rockvale Drive about 6:15 p.m.Sunday evening/ deputies responded … he told them he had harmed his mother/ Police located a deceased female inside the mans home../ The identity of the subject and victim have not been released yet.

Nissan is recalling more than 52,000 vehicles for passenger air bags… that can explode with too much force ….sending shards of metal into the passenger compartment. / The recent affects various Ifiniti models from 03-06 and two Nissan models.. the Pathfinder and sentra from 03-06 the 2003 Sentras from 2004 to 2006

two minor earthquakes this weekend shook areas in the North Carolina mountains and east Tennessee. …around 8:30 Saturday night ….registering 2.4 on the Richter scale.

Imagine Upstate --a new festival in Downtown Greenville… is meant to inspire kids to study …STEM-related fields: science, technology, engineering and math./. theres a a brainstorming session on Nov. 12 from 5 to 6:30 p.m. at the Hughes Library.

....at least 48 high school students have been killed in a suicide bombing in northeastern Nigeria./ The suicide bomber ...disguised in a school uniform ....detonated explosives at an assembly/ . Soldiers were chased away with stones by people angry at the military's inability to halt the Boko Haram (BOH'-koh hah-RAHM') Islamic insurgency ...that has killed thousands./ A suicide bomb attack in the same city killed 30 people one week ago.

Beware of the pods. A study finds that the squishy laundry detergent packets are sometimes mistaken for toys or candy, resulting in accidental poisonings among children. Researchers say more than 700 U.S. children wound up in the hospital in just two years. Coma and seizures were among the most serious complications, though there was one death last year. Researchers say safer packaging is needed.

The U.S. Department of Agriculture has approved commercial planting of a potato that is genetically modified to resist bruising and to produce less of a chemical that has caused cancer in animals/ the Simplot company is a major supplier of french fries, hash browns and other potato products for restaurant chains like McDonald's Corp.

Disney's animated adventure ``Big Hero 6'' debuted in first place , while the Paramount and Warner Bros. space saga ``Interstellar'' launched in second place / This weekend marks the fourth time in box office history that a pair of films both opened with $50 million or above

texas Gov. Rick Perry is planning a visit to South Carolina in the coming days with several stops along the coast.
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TRENDING NEWS 11-07-14


the Medical University of South Carolina has activated their Ebola protocols./ officials say they are evaluating a patient that "appears to be low risk" for the deadly virus.

A job fair to help veterans , spouses, National Guard and reserve members … find work is today -9am – the general public is incvited at ten am - apply in Pendleton.at 7900 U.S. highway 76

Coops health and fitness is hiring 30 people..apply at the Gladys drive location near haywood mall 10-2 today/

Also at coops tomoro – the breast cancer awareness Ultrafit – team challenge – 9-1 with free food silent auction – details at defendis,com

tifckets still available for the black and white ball tomoro night ,..at zen in gvl- its a great fundraiser for the am cancer society

gvl classical academy's fall festival is tomoro is 10-3 -

J.L. Mann High School 50th Anniversary Celebration—everyone is invited today and tomoro. Tailgateing –golf –gala visit www.jlmannreunion.com

Join …Training for Warriors Greenville in a workout to raise funds for … the Parkinson's Support Group …Saturday - 11 am in Cleveland Park – then participants enjoy free lunch at Saskatoon –Call 864-363-6644

Sample from over 35 breweries tomoro at flour field – noon -5 ..details at .Greenville craft beer festival .com

The run for life at the ymca on cleveland st Greenvile is tomoro morning- tere will be road closures in that area.

The Clemson tigers beat wake forest last night 34-20

… Over 80 comedy and improv performers are in Greenville from all over the country ..for shows …tonight and tomoro night at coffee underground – dwntwn gvl

. Newberry hosts carson newman 2pm/ n gvl at cawtawba college

serving the autistic community - the hope relay is nov 15 at the kroc center in gvl/ - register your team by Monday! the best team name and the best costumes will be recognized/ Details at hope relay .org

The chef at Bright's Creek - Shawne Shell …will appear on "Guy's Grocery Games" Sunday at 8 p.m.on the food network/

…1.2 million- Almost a quarter of all albums …bought in the past week …were copies of Taylor Swift's ``1989.'' / number one on the Billboard 200/

in sc - voter turnout ...for Tuesdays election ..was the lowest in at least 40 years. ..with 44% of registered voters...casting ballots.... in which all incumbents ..seeking re-election ..to statewide offices,.. congressional and state House seats ...won another term.

Prosecutors in Phoenix say their patience ``has reached its limit'' with a mother who risked losing her children ...after leaving them.... in a sweltering car.... during a job interview./

Shanesha Taylor received $114,000 in donations from the public,... and prosecutors agreed to let her keep her children.... as long as she kept some of it in a trust fund for the kids/ . But Taylor has missed yesterday's deadline of putting the money in trusts, and prosecutors say she's been using up about $4,000 a month.

New Zealand prosecutors have done an about-face ...and dropped .....a murder-for-hire charge ....against AC/DC drummer ...Phil Rudd. ....due to issues with the sufficiency of the evidence against Rudd. / Three some drug charges reamin/ AC/DC members say ... the arrest will not affect their tour next year.

VH1 is about to run a reality show about Gerardo, AKA the guy who gave us ``Rico Suave.'' ``Suave Says'' will follow Gerardo and his wife, kids and mother. After his music career, Gerardo became a music executive credited with discovering Enrique Iglesias. He married a beauty queen and became a lay pastor. He has a son who raps, a daughter who's a fashionista and another who is an aspiring singer. ``Suave Says'' premieres December 3.
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TRENDING NEWS 11-06-14

Job fairs – today – at the Charter call center . in Simpsonville .. from 9 a.m. until noon . and.. 3 p.m. until 7 p.m. to hire 120 people./
. the Oconee Nuclear Station….is hiring …from 9 a.m. until 3 p.m. – apply at 100 Vocational Drive. in Seneca

at the Country Music Awards last night …Miranda Lambert became the most decorated female artist.. in the history of the CMAs / Luke Bryan, was named entertainer of the year / Blake Shelton won male vocalist of the year/, / Florida Georgia Line won for vocal duo / Vince Gill was honored with the Award of Excellence -

without ever playing a down in the NFL -Marcus Lattimore .. former Byrnes and USC standout - informed the San Francisco 49ers.. that he is retiring -. after a devastating knee injury

Channing Tatum and other stars are in Myrtle Beach fil…sequl to magic mike are – in Myrtle Beach

Anderson Lights of Hope Grand Opening is today at 4pm..details at upstateholidayshow.com

the chefs auction- at the hyatt tonight 630Food cocktails live auction – bid on a chef..at marchofdimes.org/southcarolina

tifckets still available for the black and white ball saturday at zen in gvl- its a great fundraiser for the am cancer society

J.L. Mann High School 50th Anniversary Celebration—eve4ryone is invited November 7th & 8th. Tailgateing –golf –gala visit www.jlmannreunion.com

…1.2 million- Almost a quarter of all albums …bought in the past week …were copies of Taylor Swift's ``1989.'' / number one on the Billboard 200/

… Over 80 comedy and improv performers are in Greenville from all over the country including NY and Chicago..,for shows …tonight thru Saturday at coffee underground – dwntwn gvl
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TRENDING NEWS 11-05-14


winners in yesterdays elections... Nikki Haley will serve a second term as governor of South Carolina . / Lt gov is Henry McMaster/ trey gowdy, Jeff Duncan, lindsey graham and tim scott , were winners.

Greenville County voters said no to a penny sales tax to fix roads.
Oconee County voters said no to a 1-cent sales taxto fund new projects

Sunday Alcohol Sales referendums passed in: , Duncan, Clemson, Pendleton, Greer, Spartanburg County and Oconee County./ Wellford voted no

Republicans have swept governor's races across the country,Georgia Gov. Nathan Deal will serve a second term/

in nc - Thom Tillis beat out Kay Hagan for the North Carolina senate seat.

- in other news:
keep your kisser - - theres a free oral cancer screening tomoro details at Carolina dental alliance.com

Chuys tex mex - is hiring both am and pm wait staff/apply 2-5 pm weekdays
Hawks brother will be on the CMA awards tonight- he won radio personality of the year and we got hawk.

serving the autistic community - the hope relay is nov 15 at the kroc center in gvl/ - register your team by Monday! the best team name and the best costumes will be recognized/ Details at hope relay .org

Come January, republicans will have full control of Congress.
over 35 breweries will be featured Saturday at fluor field –noon to 5…details at .Greenville craft beer festival .com

dave and busters on woodruff at magnolia park is hiring – opening is nov 17

Democratic incumbent Kay Hagan has been defeated by Republican challenger Thom Tillis in North Carolina in the deciding race. Tillis won the race following a bruising campaign in which the candidates and outside groups spent more than $100 million

Voters in Oregon and the District of Columbia approved ballot measures allowing the recreational use of pot

ELECTION RESULTS
http://www.foxcarolina.com/story/27273205/voters-await-results-as-polls-close-in-carolinas-georgia
http://www.wyff4.com/politics/local-sc-election-results/29250792
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TRENDING NEWS 11-04-14


Pools are open til 7 in South Carolina and Georgia.- you will need a photo ID/ polls open til – 7:30 p.m. in North Carolina. Where most voters will not be required to show any form of identification

drivers' license, military' class="itxtrst itxtrstimg itxthookicon" v:shapes="itxthook1icon"> ID, passport, picture ID issued by highway officials or a voter registration card issued by your county's elections office.

South Carolina voters ..pick their candidates... in 11 different statewide ...races ...as well as - ...U.S. House members --state House members. And governor – with a rematch between.....Republican Gov. Nikki Haley and ... Democratic state Sen. Vincent Sheheen ..

Wireless carrier Sprint is eliminating 2,000 jobs, to cut $1.5 billion.. in annual spending/

Marcus Lattimore – former byrnes hi and USC standout- and 4th round pick by San Francisco ..is considering retirement ..after an injured right knee

Onlookers cheered- as.. A 250-year-old oak tree ..was moved 500 feet to make room for expansion at the University of Michigan,/ . The cost of moving the tree $400,000. ..The donor who is funding the business school expansion is picking up the tree tab, too

South Carolina voters can call a toll-free number for.. nonpartisan assistance…if needed... 866-OUR-VOTE ..is a hotline coordinated by the Lawyers Committee …on Civil Rights ….Under the Law.

Georgia voters decide today whether to give Republican Gov. Nathan Deal four more years in office or make a change to Democrat Jason Carter.

North Carolina voters are deciding a U.S. Senate race in which - . Democratic incumbent Kay Hagan; her challenger, Republican state House Speaker Thom Tillis; other candidates, and outside groups have spent more than $100 million in advance of today's election.

VOTING INFORMATION
http://www.foxcarolina.com/story/27152915/voting-info-for-election-day

Read more: http://www.foxcarolina.com/story/27259874/greenville-co-elections-officials-remind-voters-of-important-documents-to-bring-to-polls#ixzz3I6QIpQbK

Honda may have failed to report incidents related to Takata air bags as well as other defective parts. / Honda has recalled more than 5 million vehicles in the U.S. to fix air bags, The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration says
Does your Workout make a difference?

Join Training for Warriors Greenville in a workout to raise funds for … the Parkinson's Support Group …Saturday - 11 am in Cleveland Park – then participants enjoy free lunch at Saskatoon –info on my Heidi blog at B937.com Call 864-363-6644

What's at stake in today's midterm elections is control of the U.S. Senate. Right now, the Democrats control the Senate, but Republicans need to gain six seats to win back the majority they lost in 2006. In the House, all 435 seats are in play, but no one doubts the GOP will keep control of that chamber.
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A federal judge is allowing Honeywell Inc. to begin penalizing workers ...up to $4000 for refusing to take medical tests.....like blood pressure, cholesterol and glucose, screenings.. as well as ...checking for signs that an employee has been smoking.

The newest giraffe at the Dallas Zoo will soon have a name .. Someone bid $50,000 ....for the naming rights .for the week old male giraffe.... The winning bidder doesn't want to be publicly identified and the name hasn't been chosen yet.

The television ads are about to leave screens, the 46-county.. tours ..are coming to an end ...and the campaign buses ...are about to be parked./ We go to the polls Today... to pick candidates... in 11 different ...races in SC ...along with the state's ...U.S. House members and state House members.


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TRENDING NEWS 11-03-14




The average US price for a gallon of gas has fallen 34 cents in the past month…to .2.99…-that below 3$ for the first time since December of 2010/

Tomoro- Voters are being asked to decide to change South Carolina's Constitution./ Should nonprofit organizations should be allowed to hold a limited number of charity raffles..and in Greenville County …should the sales tax be raised by 1% to pay for road repairs.

The chairman of the S.C. Military Base Task Force, William Bethea, says a state income tax exemption for military retirement pay and in-state tuition for veterans without a one-year waiting period are the top priorities for the task force.

Checking onto your hotel – via App- By pass the front desk… go straight to your room and use your smartphone to unlock door / Starwood Hotels and Resorts is the first chain to let guests unlock doors… with their phones. / Hilton Worldwide is also has plans for mobile room keys.

The official opening of One World Trade Center, ..a 104-story, $3.9 billion skyscraper… that dominates the Manhattan skyline,…. marks an emotional milestone for both New Yorkers and the nation…. America's tallest building is the centerpiece of the site where the decimated twin towers once stood. / the first tenant is publishing giant Conde (KAHN'-dee) Nast

It doesn't happen often but there's a virtual tie in the weekend box office race. ``Nightcrawler'' and ``Ouija (WEE'-gee) have deadlocked at the top with $11 over the Halloween weekend. Overall, box office numbers are down 40 percent from the same weekend a year ago..because of halloween falling on a friday

Its another kind of smoke detector- AirGuard is a sendor that can detect molecules of tobacco… and marijuana smoke./ the plug-in detector ..is so sensitive, it can even sense smoke particles on clothing.

The Junior League of Spartanburg) Santa's Shoppe, is November 7-9. At Spartanburg Expo Center,

The new World Trade Center, risen from the ashes of 9/11, gets its first tenant today as publishing giant Conde (KAHN'-dee) Nast starts moving in, a little more than 13 years after the terrorist attack.

Today marks an emotional milestone for New Yorkers in the wake of the 9/11 terrorist attacks. The new, 104-story version of the World Trade Center will see its first tenant begin moving in. Publishing giant Conde Nast will operate from One World Trade Center.

Voters are being asked to decide two questions on the Nov. 4 ballot that would change South Carolina's Constitution. The first question asks voters to decide whether nonprofit organizations should be allowed to hold a limited number of charity raffles.

wanting to cure malaria in his life time .. Bill gates will increase the gates foundation donation to the malaria program budget ... to more than $200 million per year./ That's on top of the foundation's other donations to the Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria.

Hotel guests could soon be heading to their rooms without ever seeing the front desk. New programs are helping speed up the check-in process for busy travelers, or in at least one case, letting them. The innovations are still being tweaked but are beginning to spread.

Been smoking tobacco or pot? AirGuard knows. Researchers at Dartmouth College say they've created a sensor that can detect molecules of tobacco and marijuana smoke. Chemistry professor Joseph BelBruno says the plug-in detector is so sensitive, it can even sense smoke particles on clothing.


Today marks an emotional milestone for New Yorkers in the wake of the 9/11 terrorist attacks. The new, 104-story version of the World Trade Center will see its first tenant begin moving in. Publishing giant Conde Nast will operate from One World Trade Center.

Voters are being asked to decide two questions on the Nov. 4 ballot that would change South Carolina's Constitution. The first question asks voters to decide whether nonprofit organizations should be allowed to hold a limited number of charity raffles.

Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation would increase its malaria program budget by 30 percent, to more than $200 million per year. That's on top of the foundation's other donations to the Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria.

It doesn't happen often but there's a virtual tie in the weekend box office race. ``Nightcrawler'' and ``Ouija (WEE'-gee) have deadlocked at the top with $11 over the Halloween weekend. Overall, box office numbers are down 40 percent from the same weekend a year ago..because of halloween falling on a friday

Tomoro=- , Greenville County residents will vote to raise the sales tax by 1% to pay for road repairs….that works out to about $48 a year extra in sales taxes for the average person.. / the tax would raise ..an estimated… $65 million a year./

The weekend will kick off with Shop 'til You Drop on Friday, November 7, from 9 am until 5 pm followed by stroller-free shopping and wine at Ladies Night from 5:30 to 8 pm. Hours have been extended on Saturday to allow for three more hours of shopping, and doors will be open from 9 am until 8 pm. On Sunday, November 8th, little ones can join Mr. Claus himself for Breakfast with Santa, a family-friendly experience that offers a morning of photos as well as crafts and a delicious breakfast, followed by Shop 'til You Drop from noon until 5 pm.
Tickets for Santa's Shoppe: Shop 'til You Drop are $5.00 for access to all three
shopping days, and can be purchased online at www.jlspartanburg.org

Chili cookoff nov 4 530-830 details at greerstation.com
A federal judge has dismissed a lawsuit by three former CertusBank executives who claimed they were unjustly fired. /In a ruling Friday, a judge said the former executives' complaint wasn't an issue for federal courts.

Republicans have claimed new momentum and the party is sounding confident that it will take Senate control after tomorrow's midterm elections. One thing is certain, the final hours before the balloting will feature an all-out effort to motivate people to vote, something fewer people do during midterm elections, even though the full House and one-third of the Senate are up for grabs. Governors will be chosen in 36 states.


The Country Music Association Awards have just added a touch of pop. Meghan Trainor and Ariana Grande (GRAHN'-day) will perform on the November 5 show. Trainor will perform her hit song ``All About That Bass'' with Miranda Lambert. Before she hit it big in the pop world, Trainor wrote songs in Nashville for acts like Rascal Flatts. Grande will team up with Little Big Town for a collaboration yet to be revealed.

This year marks the 50th Anniversary of JL Mann High School. We have a weekend celebration planned for Homecoming weekend, November 7&8. All information can be found at our web site,www.jlmannreunion.com. Any publicity the radio station can offer would be of great help. This is all hosted by the newly formed JL Mann Alumni Association.

Clemson Tigers at Wake Forest Demon Deacons Football Tickets nov 6 Thursday


Fri thru Sunday –
Gvl craft beer festival at fluor field is nov 8 noon -5

visit area artists studios download the map at greenville open studios .com

Jan Whitworth of Roebuck and Brenda Watts of Gaffney will be competing for the $1 million grand prize in the Pillsbury Bake-Off .in Nashville --Nov. 3.

Tomoro night the jaguars play the bengals


Newberry at Brevard 1pm/ north Greenville hosts wingate
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