TRENDING JANUARY 12, 2014
The National Weather Service has issued a winter storm warning for most of the state today and for much of the day tomorrow.
Governor Nikki Haley has declared a State of Emergency to mobilize additional state resources should they been needed in response to hazardous weather.
The National Weather Service also issued a civil emergency message for South Carolina. …to warn of an in-progress …or imminent ….significant threat ….to public safety and/or property.
for a list of closings, cancellations and delays…,go to hawk and tom .com
emergency management workers are ready to do battle... with potentially.... ``catastrophic'' ....ice conditions /
officials are saying to stay off the roads, especially after the paralyzing storm moves thru/
power outages are likely .. –
Airline officials say hundreds of flights with Atlanta connections…have been canceled
Amtrak has suspended some rail services south of Washington DC
Local transportation services …in many…areas ..has been suspended/
In other news:
Amazon is hiring at its order fulfillment centers around the U.S. including in Columbia SC
Graco recalling nearly 4 million …car seats --11 models.. made from 2009 through 2013 the seats wont unbuckle..--
Veteran TV newsman Tom Brokaw has been diagnosed with cancer, NBC News said Tuesday.
The Mayo Clinic discovered last summer that Brokaw has multiple myeloma, a cancer affecting blood cells in the bone marrow
Read more here: http://www.charlotteobserver.com/2014/02/11/4685170/nbcs-tom-brokaw-diagnosed-with.html#.UvtwC2K8CP0#storylink=cpy