Save some money shopping for back to school this weekend/ shop Tax-free just after midnight tonight - thru … midnight on Sunday…, No 6% sales tax, and no local …sales ….taxes on clothing, school supplies, computers and other items./ Georgia’s tax savings are tomoro and saturday
Zooapoolooza is Saturday night with the cute - jake miller--- AJR--- Kalin and miles- tix just 10 .now/more at the door at gvl zoo 7pm info at B937.com
The Carolina Panthers practice at wofford college in sptnbg today - 3 -5 pm
EASLY HIGH SCHOOLS --Meet the Players,Coaches, cheerleaders..and Kato -- tonight– 6:30 at the stadium
The size and weight of the average American woman…she weighs – roughly 165 pounds-- and wears size 12 or 14 --
Edwin mccain is in concert aug 7- next Thursday- at zen..with dinner and cocktails..get details at scarcoma warriors org
Enter the 3Doodler: the pen that turns you into the 3-D printer.
The $99 3Doodler, looks like a hot glue gun…/ . As you move your hand, it leaves a thin trail… of cooling, solidifying plastic
selfies are dead- us-ie.. is the new trend..- Business Insider say the new word for the group shot - started showing up in written material justover a year ago,
Boeing says final assembly of its 787-10 plane, a planned larger version of its ``Dreamliner'' aircraft, will take place in South Carolina. The company says the work will be done in North Charleston, South Carolina, because the plane is too large to efficiently transport it from North Charleston to a facility in Washington state.
Johnson & Johnson is asking surgeons not to use a line of devices for removing growths from the uterus / The FDA is discouraging doctors from using the laparoscopic...surgical tools ...concerned they may raise the risk of spreading cancer to other parts of the body.
someone tried to use a drone to sneak cellphones and other contraband ...into a maximum-security prison. Corrections Department officials found a crashed drone in bushes outside Lee Correctional Institution ...earlier this year.
Shoppers in South Carolina are about to their annual break from sales taxes. The sales-tax holiday extends from 12:01 a.m. Friday to midnight Sunday. It shaves state and local sales taxes from clothes, computers and other back-to-school items. / georgia shoppers can save friday and saturday
h Gina Varat – a certified etiquette coach – will offer a dining class for children.
The class will be held on Saturday, August 9th from 11 am - 1:30pm and focuses on dining in homes or out at restaurants. It’s designed to be ideal for children aged 7 - 12. The children will have a four-course lunch – so they will definitely “lunch” while they learn!
The 2.5-hour course will include instruction in restaurant awareness, glass, napkin and silverware skills, American and continental dining techniques and table manners. Handouts on dining etiquette will be included.
Gina Silver Varat has been in education for the past 20 years as a classroom teacher, a university instructor, and curriculum developer. Additionally, she is certified as a children's etiquette consultant through the American School of Protocol.
The cost to participate is $75 per child and includes all instruction, four-course lunch, tax and gratuity. Space is very limited, so please call 864-232-7007 to register your child by Thursday, August 7.
To stay updated on what’s to come for Soby's – Follow us on social On Friday evening, Oct. 10, athletes will compete in Greenville's first-ever Bodyweight Beast Challenge! The entire event will take place on Fluor Field, under the lights, in front of hundreds of cheering spectators.
Up to 350 competitors will put their bodies to the test as they work through several challenges (push-ups, burpees, lunges, squats, etc.) on the field, each followed by a half-mile circuit around the field's warning track (approx. 3 mi. total). The Top-5 men and Top-5 women will be invited back to compete for the title during the Apex Games on Saturday, Oct. 11.
I've attached Version 1* of the course and workout to give you an idea of what to expect. The design will give the fittest folks a unique challenge, but it will be do-able for those who participants who may have more internal goals. *The final workout and course may vary slightly.
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SOUTH CAROLINA SALES TAX HOLIDAY INFORMATION
The sales tax holiday does NOT apply to the following types of items:
· Sales of jewelry, cosmetics, eyewear, wallets, watches
· Sales of furniture
· A sale of an item placed on layaway or similar deferred payment and delivery plan however described
· Rental of clothing or footwear
· A sale or lease of an item for use in a trade or business Click here for a more detailed list of items exempt from sales tax and non-exempt items during the holiday. Georgia's sales tax holiday
In Georgia, shoppers will have from 12:01 a.m. on Friday to midnight on Saturday to shop for some items without paying sales tax.
Items included in the holiday period are:
· Clothing and footwear with a sales price of $100 or less per item
· Computers, computer components, and prewritten computer software class="itxtrst itxtrstimg itxthookicon" v:shapes="itxthook4icon"> purchased for noncommercial home or personal use with a sales price of $1,000 or less per item
· School supplies, school art supplies, school computer supplies, and school instructional materials purchased for noncommercial use with a sales price of $20 or less per item Click here for more information on what items are not included for the sales tax holiday.
Tax free weekend gets underway just after midnight tonight - thru … midnight on Sunday…, During that time, the 6 percent state sales tax and any local sales taxes will not be imposed on items such as clothing, school supplies, computers and other items. Georgia’s tax savings are Friday and saturday
The most exciting places in South Carolina …Greenville was number 1 --….scoring in the top 10… in nearly each category ….of the movoto.com survey / ..myrtle beach was 2nd..charleston 3rd..another upstate city – Clemson ranked 7th
Wren high school junior- Tommi Rae Fowler, …won the Food Network’s “…Chopped Teen Challenge” …yesterday.. she is now heading to the grand finale …. August 12th on Food Network.
Zach Galifianakis, Owen Wilson and Kristen Wiig star in the Untitled Armored Car Project film based on the true story of an armored truck heist / The movie is scheduled to film in the Asheville area through August and is still looking for a few more extras. Send vitals to Asheville firstname.lastname@example.org
Zooz ahpalooza-// …. tickets are moving fast- ..just $10 now- but go up the day of the show – which is this Saturday! - go to b 937.com for details
a letter writing campaign is underway tto show community support for Fort Jackson in hopes of avoiding cuts or closures at the base.
Thirty-five-thousand gallons a minute. That's how much water was lost when a major water pipe burst under Los Angeles' Sunset Boulevard yesterday/ spewing water onto the campus of UCLA. More than 100 vehicles were stuck in parking garages and firefighters had to use inflatable boats to rescue some people. /officials say the loss of some eight million gallons of water ``is not ideal in the worst drought in the city's history.''
Six same-sex couples are going to ask the Greenville County Probate Court for marriage licenses this morning. The couples say they expect to be turned down because …South Carolina's… ban on gay marriage still stands.
The four-door Mini Cooper Countryman is the only one of 12 cars to earn a top rating of ``good'' in new frontal crash tests.
The Nissan Leaf, Nissan Juke, Fiat 500L and Mazda5 wagon fared the worst in tests performed by the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety.
. Troppers working collision – no injuries- at I385NB [x[WOODRUFF RD]
ANDERSON COUNTY] SC153 [x[SC81]
Roadway is blocked by an accident at SC14 S [GREENVILLE COUNTY] at x[S BUNCOMBE RD]
Gov. Nikki Haley is urging the Atlantic Beach Town Council to work with her to end the town's annual Memorial Day biker festival after a number of shootings this year/ the mayor tho... wants to keep the Bikefest ..but is open to suggestions for improving security around the weekend.
Many Americans are wary of granting refugee status to children crossing illegally into the U.S.
Fifty-three percent of those who answered an Associated Press-GfK poll believe the U.S. has no moral obligation to offer asylum to people who escape violence or political persecution, and 44 percent believe it does. And 52 percent say children fleeing gang violence in Central America should not be treated as refugees, while 46 percent say they should.
The Happy Hooves 9th Annual Charity Golf Event.
Is coming up oct 1 at fox run cc… http://www.happyhooves sc.com/
Watch DMX freak out while riding a amusement park ride...OVER HERE!!
TRENDING VIDEO OF THE DAY:
There's video of a five-year-old named Sadie on YouTube, and her parents started recording after she found out her baby brother won't STAY a baby and she was DEVASTATED. Apparently they also explained DEATH to her for the first time, because she freaks out about that too.
There are detours in place in the Powdersville area …SC 81 is closed between 86 and SC 153… due to an accident / power lines are in the road/
Gold's Gym will buy The Rush Fitness Complex - 23 clubs in the Carolinas and Georgia/including clubs in Greenville and Asheville
nordstrom Rack is hiring for their new store at magnolia park Greenville..from alterations to managers.. the off-price retail store is set to open oct 9
Bath Planet of Greenville is hiring 15-20 new hires during a job fair today / 10 a.m. until 2 p.m. - Brozzini Court in Greenville.
Catch the Carolina panthers practice …this morning.. 930 -1130..at wofford college spnbg/
Zooz ahpalooza-// …. tickets are moving fast- just $10 now- to see 3 fab acts- cost rises day of the show- go to b 937.com for details
more than 35% of Americans have debts and unpaid bills… that have been reported to collection agencies./ These consumers fall behind on credit cards or hospital bills. Their mortgages, auto loans or student debt pile up, unpaid./ Even past-due gym membership fees or cellphone contracts can end up with a collection agency, potentially hurting credit scores and job prospects.
Ryan Lochte, owner of five Olympic gold medals in addition to three silver and three bronze, took to Twitter on Monday to show off a single meal supposedly worth 10,000 calories.
The Greenville Chamber will hold Hashtag---Lunchbag----GreenvilleSC..this Saturday/./ when , hundreds of volunteers..meet… at the chamber to make bag lunches…to give to the homeless. /Visit greenvillechamber.org
What better place to be stranded than in Hawaii? Some Air New Zealand passengers have been unable to leave Hawaii since Saturday because of mechanical problems with their plane. /. Some of the 227 passengers took a flight on another airline. Air New Zealand issued a public apology last night, has scheduled the plane to leave today and is compensating each passenger $850 US dollars.
in the Powdersville area …SC 81 is closed between SC 86 and SC 153… due to an accident / power lines are in the road/
Teen survivors... of April's ferry sinking off.... the South Korean coast ....are testifying for a second day today in the trial of the ferry's 15 crew members./ They face charges of negligence and failing to carry out their duty to rescue passengers. The sinking left more than 300 people dead or missing. Most of the victims were students who were traveling to a resort island on a school trip.
A woman in Austria is dead after being attacked by a herd of cows. Police say the 45-year-old German woman was hiking through a fenced-in pasture and some 20 cows and calves were apparently spooked by her dog. They rushed her
Lawyers for Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling say they plan to appeal a judge's ruling that allows the sale of the Clippers to go ahead. The Los Angeles Superior Court judge sided with Sterling's estranged wife Shelly, who negotiated the $2 billion sale to former Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer after Sterling made offensive remarks and was banned for life form the NBA
A video of a dog in Murrysville, Pennsylvania got millions of hits on YouTube over the weekend. The owner filmed his daughter coming home after being in Europe for two years, and the dog starts FREAKING OUT in the driveway. And it was so excited, it apparently PASSED OUT from hyperventilating. They took it to the vet, and it's fine, so don't worry.
Does Tara Reid really think an actual "sharknado"...CAN HAPPEN!?
TRENDING VIDEO OF THE DAY:
You know how little kids like it when you MIMIC whatever they do? Like if they point and you point back? They get a kick out of it because they think they're controlling you somehow. Well, there's a video making the rounds of a 15-month-old kid at a summer camp in North Carolina. And every time he claps or throws his hands in the air, a group of 500 PEOPLE copy him.
TRENDING VIDEO OF THE DAY: I call this, "Hey Ya'll watch this"
If you think jumping on a trampoline while DRUNK sounds like a terrible idea, you're right. There's a new YouTube video of some guy trying it and he ends up bouncing into a bush while his friends just laugh at him. Skip to 3:14 to see the fall!
Two gymnasts are trying to do a crazy stunt where they both flip around in the air right next to each other. But they get a little too close and knock heads. Tthe sound it makes is TERRIBLE. Then everyone else in the gym comes over to see if they're okay, except for one guy who seems like he couldn't care less.