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TRENDING NEWS 03-06-15



a collision on I-85 southbound at the 1 mile marker in Oconee County.. has closed all but the inside lane… sb on i85 at mm 1…a furniture truck overturned earlier this morning.. - cleanup is underway/ the roadway blocked also in spbg i85 sb – --mm 56

its his first trip to South Carolina as president….. Obama visits to Benedict College in Columbia today….
CRS is hosting a Job Fair today from 9am-11:30am at Contingent Resource Solutions - Greenville White Horse Crt.

So far its just in California..but – Google wants to shake up the auto insurance industry- by offering drivers quotes from up to 14 carriers at a time./. buy online or from an agent and Google gets a cut

A robbery at a downtown Charleston jewelry store…netted thieves over half a million in merchandise- from Demetre Jewelers earlier this week

Daimler AG..today.. is expected to announce a plant expansion and the addition of hundreds of jobs at its - Sprinter van plant in ladsen near north Charleston - -

Actor Harrison Ford is going to be ok after crash landing the vintage plane he was flying..yesterday in LA/ the 72 yer old has a briken arm and cuts and is recuperating

The ``Dr. Phil'' show will air an ``intervention'' conducted with Nick Gordon, the partner of hospitalized Bobbi Kristina Brown. The show quotes Gordon's mother as saying her son feels guilty because he tried but failed to help Brown breathe after finding her face-down in a bathtub on Jan. 31

- The massive traffic jam stretched for about 26 miles and lasted nearly 24 hours…in Kentucky …after 2 ft of snow closed the interstate there…./ Virginia state police responded to nearly 500 traffic crashes and over 200 disabled vehicles in just four hours. More winter weather is on the way

A robbery at a downtown Charleston jewelry store…netted thieves over half a million in merchandise- from Demetre Jewelers earlier this week/ thieves made off with more than $1 million in jewelry from./ the holdup at netted thieves $500,000 in merchandise plus 11 Rolex watches worth $10,000 each...

A House panel is debating a major bill ...intended to curb domestic violence ...in South Carolina/ the Senate passed its version ..last week... that bans many convicted abusers... from possessing a gun for a decade...

Harrison Ford was "battered but OK" Thursday after his vintage World War II training plane.. lost engine power and crash-landed on a California golf course ..the 72 year old - has a broken arm and cuts..

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TRENDING NEWS 03-05-15

Spring forward this weekend/ daylightt savings time this weekend- before bed on Saturday night turn your clock ahead one hour..

The Pickens County Council has ordered a moratorium on all new gun ranges after several residents complained about bullets whizzing by - and in some cases into - their houses

at The Citadel there were 39 hazing complaints since last August/ 4 were considered hazing.... at the South Carolina military college./

more hometown hockey! The Greenville Road Warriors signed –on to play for 5 more years at Bon Secours Wellness Arena/ the team reached the Eastern Conference Finals… last season.

the Clemson university defense ..says they worked hard to be No. 1 in the nation …the tigers defense led the country…allowing just 260 yards a game last fall./ they have lost 8 starters

Bruce Willis will make his Boradway debut in a stage version of the Stephen King novel ``Misery./ the last steven king production – carrie- in 88- was one of broadways biggest flops/

A Western Carolina University graduate is in the new Taco Bell' Sriracha Quesarito commercial./ Olivia Mears is wearing a dress she made from more than 200 unused taco wrappers.
Greenville, SC Named One of Livability.com's …Top 10 Best Downtowns, for its vibrant.. arts and entertainment …and walkable streets/ . number one is Pittsburgh- Greenville is 4th
Pharrell Williams says he didn't swipe parts of Marvin Gaye's 1970s hit - ``Got To Give It Up'' for the 2013 hit ``Blurred Lines.'' / Pharrell, Robin Thicke and rapper T.I… are being sued by Marvin Gaye's children… who claim the song was improperly copied./ blurred lines made than $16 million in profits
… 'Seinfeld' Actor - Daniel von Bargen .who played Mr Kruger, .died over the weekend..he was 64.
Ryan Pate lives in Florida but works for a company in the United Arab Emirates. He was in the U.S…when he beefed about his sick leave on Facebook….Whebn he returned to Abu Dhabi last month…, he was told to report to the police station ..where he was arrested… for breaking a UAE law about badmouthing his employer…. He spent about 10 days in jail and could get up to five years in prison and a steep fine if convicted.

The Obama administration has become entangled in a controversy surrounding former Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton's use of private email while serving in President Barack Obama's Cabinet from 2009 to 2013. Since the revelation surfaced this week, the White House has been hit with endless questions about Clinton, who is likely to run for president next year. For her part, Clinton said in a late-night tweet Wednesday that she wants her emails released to the public.
Many people complain about their jobs on social networking sites like Facebook. But few end up in jail because of it. However, that's exactly what happened to
Online retailer Etsy is filing for an initial public offering of stock valued at up to $100 million.
'' Elizabeth Marvel will star alongside him. Dates and a theater will be announced later. Everyone involved has to be hoping this show won't have the same fate as the play based on King's novel ``Carrie.'' That 1988 production is considered one of the biggest flops in Broadway history
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Upscale hotel chain Mandarin Oriental says it is investigating a potential credit card breach at its hotels.
Leonardo DiCaprio is partnering with Netflix for a series of documentaries he'll produce for the streaming service. Netflix says DiCaprio and his production company have signed a first-look deal with Netflix for nonfiction projects. They will seek to develop and acquire documentaries and docuseries ``with partial focus on environmental and conservation themes.''
The Brooklyn-based company was founded in June 2005 as a marketplace for handmade goods and craft supplies. Originally called Indieco, it changed its name to Etsy a year later.

It says it had $195.6 million in revenue in 2014, up 56 percent from 2013, and almost 20 million people made at least one purchase through Etsy last year.
People living from Texas to New England ...face a storm that will bring icy rains, sleet and snow /. West Virginia, Kentucky and southeastern Ohio are expected to get 8 to 10 inches of snow, ....while Baltimore and Washington are looking at 6 to 8 inches./ The federal government in Washington has closed its offices today.


A judge has barred the trustees of financially troubled South Carolina State University... from firing suspended President Thomas Elzey...., noting legislators may fire the entire board soon.

The South Carolina House./... has given key approval to a bill... that would alter the formula.... that the state has used since 1991... to provide money to local governments for things like social services, courts and libraries. .

.controversy surrounding... former Secretary of State ....Hillary Rodham Clinton's ....use of private email while serving in President Barack Obama's Cabinet from 2009 to 2013..... / Clinton, who is likely to run for president next year....said in tweet yesterday...she wants her emails released to the public.


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TRENDING NEWS 03-04-15


Today is Walk to School Day.in sc - more than 200 schools and 65,000 students would be participating across the state./ to show that walking and biking are healthy and fun activities

There are multiple job fairs today- for michelin-walmart-conns home plus-and for multiple emploers in newberry and greenville – sc works centers..see below;

Greenville Water raised its rates by 3 percent this month..averaging about . $7 more a year.
where in the world is .. SC Gov. Nikki Haley..??. the governor's office refuses to give her whereabouts, saying they can't release details of the economic development mission because it is… competitive in nature.

Heroin deaths are spiking…attributed to new restrictions on painkillers ...A government reports finds that the people who die from heroin-related overdoses in the U.S. now tend to be young, white and live in the Midwest.

Greenville, SC Named One of Livability.com's …Top 10 Best Downtowns, for its vibrant.. arts and entertainment …and walkable streets/ . number one is Pittsburgh- Greenville is 4th

Michelin is hiring- 8-30-11;30 at spbg comm college tiger river- /

Wanna be - Walmart associates apply at sc works Anderson -/9-noon

conns home plus hiring at sc works sptnbg 1-5/

at sc sc works – Greenville… more than 20 employers ….are hiring / stop by the vardry st office 9-3
and the newberry Sc works start taking applications at 10 am -



Senators have given priority status to legislation that would fire all trustees of financially troubled South Carolina State University. The Senate voted yesterday - to put the measure on ``special order'' on its calendar, clearing the way for floor debate.

in turn - South Carolina State University trustees ,...are scheduled to meet behind closed doors today, saying they will provide more information about the fate of the school's suspended president..... -, who is suing the school for breach of contract.

Heroin deaths are spiking in the heartland. ...A government reports finds that the people who die from heroin-related overdoses in the U.S. now tend to be young, white and live in the Midwest. . Some experts blame recent restrictions on prescribing painkillers at a time when the heroin supply has been increasing


Read more: http://www.foxcarolina.com/story/28257072/kids-to-participate-in-walk-to-school-day-on-wednesday#ixzz3TPmGhpJx!

http://www.foxcarolina.com/story/28253849/job-fairs-to-be-held-throughout-the-upstate
www.facebook.com/pages/Million-March-Against-Child-Abuse-MACA-Spartanburg-SC/499775950112149

President Barack Obama visits Benedict College in Columbia Friday.
and for Walmart tomoro- for the Liberty Highway store in Anderson/ - tomoro , 9:-noon/ Got to SC Works Michelin

Boulevard Anderson, (864)260-6780 WALMART HIRING for Liberty Highway anderson- the store Wednesday, 9:-noon/ SC Works Center…. Anderson,on Michelin Boulevard (864)260-6780
Greenville, SC Named One of Livability.com's …Top 10 Best Downtowns, for its entertainment options and dynamic arts and cultural attractions and living options.

Top 10 Best Downtowns, 2015
1. Pittsburgh, PA
2. Minneapolis, MN
3. Indianapolis, IN
4. Greenville, SC
5. Salt Lake City, UT
6. Alexandria, VA
7. Fargo, ND
8. Lincoln, NE
9. Somerville, MA
10. Evanston, IL
Daylight savings time Sunday -

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TRENDING NEWS 02-26-15

For a list of closings and delays go to fb- b937 all the hits

The winter storm . prompted Gov. Nikki Haley to put 31 South Carolina counties …on a state of emergency footing…. The declaration directed state agencies to coordinate a response to any emergencies and to help local governments as the latest round of winter weather hit the Upstate area overnight.

ga and nc are also under a state of emergency

The biggest impact from the storm..was in the Foothills zone… and northern sections of the Greenville and Spartanburg …where close to 5" fell in some areas/ it  is  expected to  melt quickly as temperature rise throughout  the day/ 

SC DOT  crews  worked  on rotating 12-hour shifts applying salt and other anti-icing/deicing materials until conditions improved.

Due to the potential for hazardous conditions , drivers  are asked to  stay off the roads unless absolutely necessary and to use extreme caution if they have to travel. /They are wet and slushy with icy spots in higher elevations and some bridges and overpasses/

As of midnight, 829 employees were working to treat and clear the roads…using more than 2200 tins of salt/  and over 300k gallons of salt brine to treat roads in the state

At Clemson’s Memorial stadium…   Howard's Rock and the pedestal it rests on… have been temporarily removed from the west end zone / the rocks… protective case was vandalized early yesterday.. about 6  in the morning //.
 
Flip for Free Pancakes! Next week Tuesday, March 3, 2015/get a free stack of pancakes at  IHOP …leave a donation for Children's Miracle Network for your local childrens hospital…from 7 a.m.-10 p.m../
 
 
The South Carolina Senate has given key approval to a bill that would create tougher sentences and take guns away from people convicted of domestic violence. The bill, which passed Wednesday on a 38-3 vote, creates three degrees of domestic violence charges based in large part on the level of violence or previous convictions.
 
 
MetLife's home lending unit will pay $123.5 million to end an investigation into allegations it gave government-backed mortgages to people who didn't meet federal requirements.
 FHA and taxpayers were stuck with the bill when defaults followed
 
The owner of T.J. Maxx, Marshalls and HomeGoods stores will boost  workers pay. to at least $9 an hour starting in June./  Wal-Mart Stores will do the same  increase starting wages for its U.S. employees to at least by April and to at least $10 by February 2016. /.
 
 
 
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TRENDING NEWS 02-15-15


There are closings and delays- school – churches –business’- get the list- on FB at B937 all the hits..

a winter storm warning.. is in effect from 4 p.m. today thru tomoro morning 7am.../     Rain- snow mix begins around -  3pm…/ then snow ..takes over after 7pm. .til about 2 am…...../  

  4-6” of snow along the 85 corridor, with higher amounts north of I85, .../   
States of emergency have been declared in tennessee, Alabama and Georgia-/  The state of emergency spans 50 counties in north Georgia… beginning at 2 p.m.today /   In Georgia-  state offices will close at noon to avoid traffic jams during possible snowfall

Southwest Airlines . has grounded 128 planes… -  after failing to inspect backup hydraulic systems… / 90 flights have been canceled  

Pot becomes legal in the nation's capital tomorrow ..after  a voter passed initiative to legalize weed it./ now,  people 21 or older ….can  possess up to 2 ounces of pot …

A Massachusetts man has found a way to profit from the several feet of snow in his yard:/ he’s selling it- to people in warmer climates/  $89 for six pounds… the package can still make 10 to 15 snowballs…. He says he'll keep selling until people stop ordering. ShipSnowYo.com.

./ Uber passengers can now earn one Starwood Hotel  rewards point... for each dollar they spend on a ride

A class action lawsuit claims beneful dog food has killed or sickened thousands of dogs.

More mysterious  drones are flying over Paris /- The sightings come a day after five drones were reportedly seen flying over other sensitive and well-known landmarks in that French city .

The IRS says budget cuts forced the agency to reduce the number of tax audits last year to the lowest level in a decade.

In the past four years, consumers have made more than 3,000 online complaints about dogs becoming ill or dying after eating Beneful/ theres a lawsuit against  Nestle Purina PetCare, ..claiming it  issued a statement denying the allegations in the lawsuit.

This is the first global deal where ground transportation passengers can earn hotel points for trips./ Uber passengers can now earn one Starwood Hotel  rewards point... for each dollar they spend on a ride

.Uber is partnering with hotel chain Starwood to give riders....one Starwood Hotel rewards point... for each dollar they spend on a ride 

Apple will soon offer a wider range of skin colors for emojis…to  better reflect the way people look in different parts of the world./ Family emojis wil offer more combinations of family members

-   The winter storm warning is in effect from 4 p.m. Wednesday to 7 a.m. Thursday./     Rain and snow will develop after 3pm,... then snow will take over for much of the Upstate after 7pm. .....Heavy snow will be possible along I85 and northward, while a rain/snow mix ...will persist longer south of I85./     We could see 4-6” of snow along the 85 corridor, with higher amounts north of I85, .../    Snow will likely fall from Wednesday evening through about 2am Thursday morning, with only flurries and light showers lingering after that.

A Senate finance committee has advanced Gov. Nikki Haley's choice to be South Carolina's first Department of Administration secretary. Tuesday's committee vote sent Marcia Adams' nomination to the chamber floor. Adams currently leads the Budget and Control Board, the agency that handles much of state government's bureaucracy.

Hundreds of thousands of restaurant servers, hotel housekeepers and other tipped workers in New York state will soon make $7.50 an hour before tips/Right now, servers in New York make $5 per hour,

 A Senate panel has advanced a proposal to fire the trustees of financially troubled South Carolina State University, a day after the board put the school's embattled president on paid leave. Legislators say they are frustrated by the school's inability to rein in millions of dollars in debt and come up with a realistic plan toward paying those debts

Apple is changing their  emojis- the electronic shorthand for emotions usually have a white skin tone or a cartoonish looking yellow/ they wil now have different skin tones and family emojis will have different cobinatins of family members/

From towering basketball legend Wilt Chamberlain's hillside home to downtown's towering US Bank building, Los Angeles is putting all its landmarks online.
 
Officials gathered Tuesday on the 26th floor of City Hall, itself a historic landmark, to roll out a new website called HistoricPlacesLA.org.

The highest amounts will be found along and north of Interstate 85 and south of Interstate 40. That area includes Greenville, Spartanburg, Hendersonville, Asheville, and most of Oconee and Pickens counties.These areas could see 3 to 7 inches of snow.

Read more: http://www.foxcarolina.com/story/28178260/looking-ahead-to-more-snow#ixzz3Skl7yBp0
 
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TRENDING NEWS 02-14-15

get closings and delays on  facebook – B937all the hits/ drivers – use caution roads are becoming slick and iced over in spots..

385 SB at 85 – a car has spun out – causing delays..- portions of i26  and US 176 are icing..
Snow – thru mid-morning will be a dusting to … an inch for the Upstate, / The mountains will see 1-2 inches of snow,/. Temps warming this afternoon so ,roads,will recover a bit.
This is system number one- /system two -  tomoro evening could drop up to 4 inches of snow /

The recent $564 million powerball was won by 3 people- in texas. Puerto Rico and in shalotte NC north of myrtle beach. The 26-single mom of 4 – won $127 million..88 mill after taxes/
Spartanburg City council voted unanimously to approve a plan to bring a Hotel to the corner of Main Street and Daniel Morgan Avenue/ , the city will spend around $750,000 on streetscape improvements

No, the Gaffney Peachoid isn't covered up because it's cold.  The water tower is draped in a protective curtain as crews work to give it a facelift.

Google is teaming up with three major. wireless carriers ..to have Google's tap-and-pay service – wallet- built into Android smartphones sold by AT&T /Verizon / and T-Mobile / beginning later his year.

The South Carolina Automotive Summit and Auto Week  are underway  in Greenville./ 300 executives… from leading …equipment manufacturers …suppliers and educators… will attend the three-day conference

The YouTube Kids app launched yesterday. The Google-owned company /  browse channels and playlists in four categories: Shows, Music, Learning and Explore.
Viewship for the  academy awards last Sunday- was down 16% /.Neil Patrick Harris hosted this year. Last year, when Ellen DeGeneres  hosted- the Oscars had the biggest audience since 2000.

The celebs in the 10th anniversary season of ``Dancing With the Stars'' are to be announced on ``Good Morning America'' today. The new season  premieres March 16.
Ben Woolf from ``American Horror Story'' has died. The 4-foot-4 actor was hospitalized in critical condition Thursday after he was hit by the side mirror …of a passing SUV/  The driver stopped at the scene and wasn't charged.

It may be hard to believe that a dinner bill could reach $300,000,- it did/  Vice Media executives spent that much for dinner in Las Vegas at Prime Streakhouse at the Bellagio Hotel… last month, /30 people ordering $85 filets..and $20k bottles of wine/  the 18% gratuity was autiomatically included/$46,000.

A Townville man has come forward to collect his $1 million lottery prize after buying a winning Powerball


 
With the continued operation of the Homeland Security Department in jeopardy this week, the scramble is in Congress... to find a way around ...an impasse over immigration./   The agency's budget expires at midnight Friday /. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell is trying to split the immigration language... from the funding measure.
 
 
 South Carolina State University trustees have voted to put President Thomas Elzey on administrative leave /. S.C. State has $11 million in unpaid bills.
 
South Carolina's prison system is changing the way it handles inmates in solitary confinement. /with a new  limit on what the prison system calls ``disciplinary detention.'' /  It's part of a new disciplinary policy that also lets inmates earn back privileges with good behavior./
 
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TRENDING NEWS 02-23-15

The Bassmaster Classic champion is from sc-     Casey Ashley  from the Donalds Abbeville area /going in to the final day in 5th place... casey weighed in with over 50 pounds of fish  over the 3 day tourney.. using bait his dad made for him… netting him - first place, $300,000 and a spot in next year's  bassmaster Classic.

the price of gas is climbing/the average price of a gallon of regular…jumped 13 cents in the past two weeks to $2.33/   labor strikes at several refineries and a rise in crude oil prices are the reason/

Mercedes-Benz is recalling nearly 150K – station wagons and E350 sedans..  2013 through 2015 model years… to fix a problem with an engine compartment seal.. that could spark a fire.
 The motion picture academy's… Oscar site.. has the complete list ofacademy award winners….at .oscars.org /highlights include;
Best picture: "Birdman     / Actor: Eddie Redmayne, "The Theory of Everything."/  Actress: Julianne Moore, "Still Alice."/grand Budapest hotel won in a number of production categories.

Ellen DeGeneres may have taken the selfie of all selfies at last year's Oscar show. But this year Reese Witherspoon's snaps were the hit of the red carpet and the fans in the bleachers. Witherspoon took grinning photos of herself in front of the bleachers with happy fans..

Visiting Mickey and Minnie just got more expensive./  Walt Disney has raised ticket prices for California’s Disneyland- to , is now $99 for anyone 10 or older/. Single-day tickets for the Magic Kingdom in florida, are now $105
 
More than 20 years after his death, there will be a new project from Dr. Seuss. / a recently found manuscript with illustrations. called ``What Pet Should I Get'' and is due out July 28. /  two other books will follow/ Dr sues-  Theodor Geisel died in 1991.
 
Authorities say that a shooting victim died over the weekend after shots erupted during a backyard argument in Duncan. Police arrested 33-year-old Cameron Glynn Lamb of Duncan on a murder charge. The name of the victim wasn't immediately released.

America's biggest tobacco companies say they're ready and willing to pass along factual public health information about cigarettes. But they say they won't go along with being forced to underwrite an ad campaign that would have the companies brand themselves as liars
 
 A longtime friend of Gov. Nikki Haley has decided to withdraw as nominee for director of South Carolina's public health and environmental control agency. The Department of Health and Environmental Control issued a news release saying that Eleanor Kitzman had informed them she was dropping from consideration for the post.
 
A lawyer for Bobbi Kristina Brown's father, Bobby Brown, says that Bobbi Kristina's partner, Nick Gordon, was offered an opportunity to potentially visit her if he agreed to meet certain conditions. But Gordon's attorneys said yesterday that Brown has consistently denied Gordon permission to visit.

- The push to more broadly legalize medical marijuana in Florida is going before state lawmakers.
 Republicans who were once opposed medical pot are now embracing it. They are motivated by the strong show of support voters gave it in November. A constitutional amendment received about 58 percent of the vote, but needed 60 percent to pass under Florida law.
 
It was a rare defeat amid a wave of efforts across the U.S. to legalize marijuana for both medical and recreational use, but it sent a powerful message to legislators in Tallahassee. Amendment 2 garnered more support than any statewide candidate and served as the impetus for the introduction of medical marijuana bills for the legislative session, which begins March 3.
 
 A new study finds that the nearly $4 billion investment over 50 years by the agency created to fight poverty in Appalachia has helped its counties grow faster than rural areas elsewhere. But the region still lags the rest of the country in some important areas. The study ordered up by the Appalachian Regional Commission cites progress in some areas such as poverty rates.
 
Authorities say that a shooting victim died over the weekend after shots erupted during a backyard argument in Duncan. Police arrested 33-year-old Cameron Glynn Lamb of Duncan on a murder charge. The name of the victim wasn't immediately released.

gasoline prices have gone up more than 26 cents in thepast month—13 cents over the past 2 weeks..to a price of $2.33 for a gallon of regular//
 
 
 
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TRENDING NEWS 02-20-15

There are closing and delays –again, today –  a list is on fb at b937 all the hits
a winter weather advisory,is in effect thru  through Saturday at 6 p.m/ wind chills will be dangeropusly low/ Temperatures will be cold enough for snow and ice to fall in the both the mountains and Upstate through the mid-morning hours of Saturday.

Depending on how much moisture moves in, the mountains could see 1 to 3 inches and the Upstate could seea quick 1/2 inch to 1 inch of snow, mainly north of I-85.

parts of north Georgia… including metro Atlanta …could see up to an inch of snow and a thin layer of ice.

By lunchtime Saturday temperatures will warm enough to support only rainfall. That rain will continue off and on through Monday morning.

the start of the Bassmaster Classic …three-day tournament has been delayed about 90 minutes, pushing first launch to about 8:30 a.m. this morning.... they’ll  launch from Green Pond Landing on Lake Hartwell.. thru Sunday -   ./  weigh-ins… will be held at the Bon Secours Wellness Arena in Greenville..best catch wins a million dollars

Clemson is moving its weekend baseball series with Maine out of state because groundskeepers say the field at Doug Kingsmore Stadium is frozen and unplayable. Clemson officials announced the series will open today with a doubleheader Saturday at Olmstead Stadium in Augusta, Georgia home of the minor league Augusta GreenJackets.
 
There are Closings and delays – across the upstate/  theres a 2 hour delay – for many upstate school districts/ / many schools districts in  western NC are closed
 Clemson is moving its weekend baseball series with Maine out of state because groundskeepers say the field at Doug Kingsmore Stadium is frozen and unplayable. Clemson officials announced the series will open today with a doubleheader Saturday at Olmstead Stadium in Augusta, Georgia home of the minor league Augusta GreenJackets.
 
Butterball says it will re-open a Hoke County turkey-cooking plant closed in December by House of Raeford and create 367 jobs. The Garner-based poultry giant announced yesterday it would purchase a House of Raeford plant in the town of Raeford.
 
The top 40 bass fishermen in the world ..competing in the Bassmaster Classic …will launch from Green Pond Landing on Lake Hartwell, tomoro thru Sunday -   ./  weigh-ins… will be held at the Bon Secours Wellness Arena in Greenville..best catch wins a million dollars

Bobbi Kristina Brown, will now be ventilated through a hole in her throat-/the  daughter of late singing star Whitney Houston,was found  three weeks ago.. face-down and unresponsive in a bathtub of her Georgia home

More than 20 years after his death, there will be a new project from Dr. Seuss. / a recently found manuscript with illustrations. called ``What Pet Should I Get'' and is due out July 28. /  two other books will follow/ Dr sues-  Theodor Geisel died in 1991.

 The Fine Arts Center (FAC), 40th anniversary gala is this Saturday, at the Hyatt’ Greenville /www.tastethearts.com.

Bobbi Kristina Brown has had surgery to replace her breathing tube with a tracheostomy tube. The surgery comes nearly three weeks after Whitney Houston's daughter was found face-down and unresponsive in a bathtub of her Georgia home
 
 The Oakland Raiders and San Diego Chargers are planning a shared stadium in the Los Angeles area if both teams fail to get new stadium deals in their current hometowns./ The teams announced plans for the $1.7 billion stadium in Carson in a joint statement Thursday night.
 
Police say a worker at a suburban Philadelphia meat rendering plant has been charged with fatally stabbing a colleague a day after the co-worker yanked a chair out from under him as a prank.
 
Thirty-two-year-old Peter Atem has been charged with first-degree murder in the Wednesday death of 25-year-old Danny Vazquez./  Vazquez was killed at the MOPAC plant in pennsylvania/. His last words were: ``Tell my wife I love her.'' Police say they found Atem hiding in a shed with self-inflicted stab wounds, . Heis hospitalized in good condition
A wind chill warning remains in effect until 10 a.m. today.. for the mountains, and a wind chill advisory is out for the Upstate until 10 a.m./     The best chance for snow in the Upstate would be after midnight tonight- through 9 a.m. on tomoro.. to  mainly effect those around the I-85 line and points northward.
/ rain on sunday
Bobbi Kristina Brown has had surgery to replace her breathing tube with a tracheostomy tube. The surgery comes nearly three weeks after Whitney Houston's daughter was found face-down and unresponsive in a bathtub of her Georgia home
 
 The Oakland Raiders and San Diego Chargers are planning a shared stadium in the Los Angeles area if both teams fail to get new stadium deals in their current hometowns./ The teams announced plans for the $1.7 billion stadium in Carson in a joint statement Thursday night.
 
Zimbabwe's censorship board says erotic scenes from the film Fifty Shades of Grey must be deleted before it is shown in that southern African country./ the lenght of the movie is now just 3 minutes/
 
 
 
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TRENDING NEWS 02-19-15


a Wind Chill Warning has been issued for the mountains,/ a Wind Chill Advisory is in effect for the Upstate and northeast Georgia/ thru  tomoro morning

Snow will push in late tomoro night, …quickly turn to rain on Saturday.

There are Closings and delays – across the upstate/  theres a 2 hour delay – for many upstate school districts/ / many schools districts in  western NC are closed
Warmimg stations are open across the area… / theres a list on fb at my Heidi Aiken page /

A warning for those w/ peanut allergies/ Hundreds of products are being pulled from store shelves after traces of peanut were found in cumin spice. The recall includes spice mixes, marinades and ,meats among other items
The top 40 bass fishermen in the world ..competing in the Bassmaster Classic …will launch from Green Pond Landing on Lake Hartwell, tomoro thru Sunday -   ./  weigh-ins… will be held at the Bon Secours Wellness Arena in Greenville..best catch wins a million dollars
 
A watch collector spotted a rare Swiss timepiece in a Phoenix  thrift shop, bought it on sale for $5.99 and then sold it for $35,000. /it was a  1959 Jaeger-LeCoultre (YAY'-ger la-CULL'-treh) diving watch. . He says the proceeds will help pay for his wedding.
 
Vanilla Ice has been released from custody in Florida after being arrested and charged with breaking into and stealing from an abandoned home. Police in Lantana say the recording artist and home-improvement-show host had been renovating a home next to the victim's. The 47-year-old, whose real name is Robert Van Winkle, tells TV station WPTV that the situation was a ``misunderstanding'' that's been ``blown out of proportion.

Fifty Shades of Grey'' is not as hot as first thought/ . The final box office numbers show the movie took in $93 million during the four-day President's Day holiday…, the record for best February opening ever.
A member of rapper Nicki Minaj's touring crew… died …and another was critically injured early Wednesday during a stabbing in Philadelphia.- they had only been with minaj for two days

Miss P became America's top dog – a beagle – won  best in show, yesterday,  at the Westminster Kennel Club. .. the nation's most prominent dog show.
 
Gov. Nikki Haley says an agreement between Cabinet agencies will increase litter collections along South Carolina's roadways. The Republican governor says there's too much trash on roadsides. But while the problem persists, the Department of Corrections is stepping up collections.
 
Hospital officials say contaminated medical instruments are to blame for infecting seven patients with an antibiotic-resistant and potentially deadly ``superbug'' at Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center. UCLA says the bacteria may have been a ``contributing factor'' in two deaths. A total of 179 patients may be infected, and the university says those patients are being sent free home-testing kits that UCLA will analyze.
 
Potentially.. record-breaking single-digit cold is on the  way… with lows , overnight,  of 1 below zero …in the mountains.. and  11… in the Upstate around sunrise.
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There are Closings and delays – across the upstate/  theres a 2 hour delay – for many upstae school districts/ including school systems in  - Anderson –gvl –cherokee-greenwood- pickens –sptnbg- union –and  York- counties/  many schools districts in  in western NC are closed including - (ash-buncbm-grham-madison-mitchel)
 
  Authorities say a fire at an animal rescue center in York County has killed 16 dogs. Investigators told media outlets that barking dogs woke up the owners of Richardson Rescue near York early yesterday morning. About 65 other dogs and cats on the site survived.

 Another blast of arctic cold is plunging North Carolina and South Carolina into a deep freeze with temperatures in the single digits and wind chills dipping to zero or lower. Watches and warnings have been issued for for the carolinas..

Hospital officials say contaminated medical instruments are to blame for infecting seven patients with an antibiotic-resistant and potentially deadly ``superbug'' at Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center. UCLA says the bacteria may have been a ``contributing factor'' in two deaths. A total of 179 patients may be infected, and the university says those patients are being sent free home-testing kits that UCLA will analyze.
 
 
Vanilla Ice has been charged with stealing items from an abandoned home. Police in Lantana, Florida, say Vanilla Ice had been renovating a home next door when he took furniture, a pool heater, bikes and other items from the abandoned home sometime during December and February. They say some of the items were found at his property. Vanilla Ice was charged yesterday with burglary of residence and grand theft. He was taken into custody, then released last night on a $6,000 bond.

Vanilla Ice has been released from custody in Florida after being arrested and charged with breaking into and stealing from an abandoned home. Police in Lantana say the recording artist and home-improvement-show host had been renovating a home next to the victim's. The 47-year-old, whose real name is Robert Van Winkle, tells TV station WPTV that the situation was a ``misunderstanding'' that's been ``blown out of proportion.''
 
 
Gov. Nikki Haley says an agreement between Cabinet agencies will increase litter collections along South Carolina's roadways. The Republican governor says there's too much trash on roadsides. But while the problem persists, the Department of Corrections is stepping up collections.

Hundreds of products are being pulled from store shelves after traces of peanut were found in cumin spice. The recall has been ongoing since December, as more retailers identify products that contain the cumin. The Food and Drug Administration is now warning all people with peanut allergies to avoid cumin and products that contain cumin.

 Authorities say a fire at an animal rescue center in York County has killed 16 dogs. Investigators told media outlets that barking dogs woke up the owners of Richardson Rescue near York early yesterday morning. About 65 other dogs and cats on the site survived.

 U.S. Rep. Jim Clyburn and his wife are calling for the ouster of South Carolina State University's embattled president. They say Thomas Elzey has ``minimal credibility'' with lawmakers. Their call comes one week after the Legislative Black Caucus called on Elzey to resign. Elzey refused, and the board stood behind him.
 
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WARMING STATIONS 02-19-05

http://www.wspa.com/story/28139933/cold-weather-shelters-open-during-extreme-cold
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