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dot 3 com and the bottom of your screen. 3 sunny &; cool early, followed by highs in at 3 sunny &; cool early, 3 followed by highs in at 58 in the upstate and 48 in the mountains. winds come from the north at 5-10 mph. tonight, lows return to near freezing. sunshine and mild d temperatures linger for the rest of the week. 3 ((wrap up))
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3 we're watching: construction workfalls park dr @ s. main streetclosed today thru friday friday 3 here's a live look at the s.c.d.o.t. cam on-- 3 3 3 3 we're following breaking news this morning-- the laurens county sheriff's office says they were called to christian drive after two suspects broke into a home and shot the homeowner.it happened around 5:45.we're working on learning e condition of the victim.so far there have been no arrests. 3 also new from overnight... the search is on for the person who shot a gas station clerk during a robbery. robbery.fox carolina's ashley minelli is live on the scene in anderson county... what do we know? 3 3 3 3 - deputies on scene- store
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shot- taken to hospital; condition unknown- no arrests made yet- not first robbery- our reports: sept 2013, last feb, people living here say within last 6 mos- working to confirm that 3 3 3
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3 also all new--3 fire crews in oconee county will be investigating today.. after a neighborhood club house was destroyed overnight. this happened in the "waterside crossing" community at lake keowee.. just after 2:00 this morning.the fire marshall tells us the building was completely in flames when they arrived, and soon collapsed.crews from several departments got the fire out in about 10 minutes.there's no word on a cause this morning. 3 3 covering our counties-dozens of volunteers are helping in the search for a missing man in greenville county. county.tuesday marked one week since anyone saw adam worley. family members say it is unusual for the father of three to just disappear.
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showed up to search around the area of the home on tuesday. greenville county deputies tell us they've searched the area three times, but have no leads as to where worley could be.anyone with information is asked to call greenville county deputies at 271-5210. 3 deputies in anderson county are looking for a man who's accused of attacking a worker at a mall. mall.abe cowan is wanted for assault and armed robbery.the incident happened friday at the anderson mall dillard's store.deputies say cowan was attempting to shoplift.. when a security officer tried to stop him.investigators say cowan pulled a knife and cut the officer's arm.if you know where abe cowan is.. call anderson police. 3 3 we are three days away from the republican presidential primary .. and the candidates are getting a lot of face time with south carolina voters. voters.there are two big events in the upstate tonight. tonight.a faith and freedom coalition forum is happening at first baptist church in north spartanburg.we're told all of the candidates were invited.ted cruz and ben carson are the only ones confirmed to be there.the event starts at six, and is free ..but you must register.
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and marco rubio will be in greenville for a town hall.it happening at the old cigar warehouse.we're told this is a closed event.. but you can watch it on cnn.the other candidates-- donald trump, jeb bush and john kasich will have their town hall in columbia tomorrow. 3 donald trump may be leading in south carolina's polls.. but he's not winning over the state's top republican. governor nikki haley said trump will not get her endorsement. endorsement. 3 "you know when you have candidates that come in that go against governors, it's everything a governor doesn't want in a president. because we don't want a president that's just going to bash and just sit there and tell us what we're not doing right, we want a president who's gonna help us fight." fight."the governor's remarks come after trump criticized her on monday.. claiming she didn't do enough to keep syrian refugees and guantanamo bay prisoners out of the state. haley says trump doesn't have all the facts. 3 here's another look at the six republicans running for the nominations.south carolina's primary is saturday. saturday.and the democratic
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the 27th.coming up next half hour.. we'll tell you what you need to know before you head to the polls. 3 3 time for weather 3 and traffic every 10 minutes. minutes. 3 sunny &; cool early, 3 followed by highs in at 58 in the upstate and 48 in the mountains. winds come from the north at 5-10 mph. tonight, lows return to near freezing.
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linger for the rest of the week. 3 3 now let's send it over to the traffic center. 3 we're watching: watching: 3 here's a live look 3 at the s.c.d.o.t. 3 cam on-- 3 good morning, 3joe-- joe-- 3 a big party is benefitting meals on wheels this weekend.
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3 the morning news with lauren elise, ben hill, meteorologist nicole papay, chrisiscott with
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3 welcome back to the morning news on fox carolina.we're back with a live look at the old cigar warehouse in downtown greenville.cnn's anderson cooper will moderate a presidential town hall there tonight.ben carson, ted cruz, and marco rubio are set to take part. 3 3 funeral arrangements are being prepared for supreme court justice antonin scalia. scalia.on tuesday.. black drapes were placed over his empty chair at the court. friday morning.. scalia will lie in repose inside the great hall of the supreme court.his funeral will be saturday in washington, d-c.flags across the nation will fly at half staff until his burial.scalia died on saturday during a trip to texas.the 79 year old served on the court for nearly 30 years. 3 president obama says he will nominate someone who is well qualified to replace justice scalia.and he's urging the senate to take a vote when the time comes.majority leader mitch mcconnell has already threatened to block whoever the president nominates.. saying the choice should be
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the oval office.but president obama says it is their constitutional duty to carry out the nomination process. there is no word on who he will choose. 3 pope francis wraps up his five day trip to mexico today. today.he's expected to visit a prison and stop at the texas border.about 30-thousand people are expected to meet at the sun bowl stadium in el paso to watch the pontiff hold a large, outdoor mass across the border.he's also scheduled to meet with mexican workers and grassroots groups.his trip to mexico has focused on visiting the poorest people in the country hurt by drug violence. 3 3 friday night you can party like you are on bourbon street to feed those who need it most.. most..meals on wheels of anderson is hosting a mardi gras party to help the hundreds of homebound residents they serve each day.. day..fox carolina's joe gagnon is live from meaea on wheels with more.. 3 3
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city will be held friday, february 19, 2016 at the anderson civic center. this new orleans themed event features a live band, delicious food from your local favorite restaurants, cold beverages and a silent auction. beads, boas, and mardi gras style masks greet guests so you can get right into the
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with a dance-party band, guests can enjoy "street vendors" reminiscent of those in the popular jackson square district.individual mardi gras tickets are $35, and reserved tables are also available as a "table of friends" sponsorship. the sponsorship is $350 and reserves a table for eight displaying your business or group's name and includes eight tickets. buy your tickets today! 3 a link to get your tickets is at foxcarolina.com foxcarolina.com
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3 sunny &; cool early, 3 followed by highs in at 58 in the upstate and 48 in the mountains. winds come from the north at 5-10 mph. tonight, lows return to near freezing. sunny skies linger for thursday and friday, with highs in the mid to upper 50s. the weekend warms even further, reaching 66 on saturday with partly cloudy skies. sunday stays warm in the upper 60s with increasing clouds. scattered rain returns for monday and tuesday, with
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upper 50s. sunny &; cool early, followed by highs in at 58 in the upstate and 48 in the mountains. winds come from the north at 5-10 mph. tonight, lows return to near freezing. sunny skies linger for thursday and friday, with highs in the mid to upper 50s. the weekend warms even further, reaching 66 on saturday with partly cloudy skies. sunday stays warm in the upper 60s with increasing clouds. scattered rain returns for monday and tuesday, with highs cooling back into the
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3 ((weather hit))3 3 let's send it over to chris.
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3 we're watching:accident augusta rd @ white horse rd construction workfalls park dr 5:00pm 3 3 here's a live look at the s.c.d.o.t. cam on--pit crew traffic sponsored by 3 kevin whitaker chevrolet cadillac! 3 3 3 news you need to know..members of the pickens county school board say they're looking for other solutions.. before they decide to close three elementary schools.they're holding meetings next tuesday, february 23rd.. followed by march first and march eighth. 3 neighbors in pendleton are being advised to boil their water until 4:15 this afternoon.pendleton water
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break prompted the advisory. you're asked to boil water for at least a minute before drinking or cooking. 3 a german shorthaired pointer named c-j is the winner of the 140-th westminster dog show.he beat out nearly 28-hundred other dogs in madison square garden tuesday night.a borzoi named lucy took second place. 3 actress "vanessa hudgens" and her boyfriend are under investigation for defacing a national park. park.investigators say a heart was carved into red rock on valentine's day in arizona. they say posts made to hudgens instagram page are leading them to believe she may be involved.damaging a natural feature on u-s forest service land is a misdemeanor.the 27 year old acacress most recently starred as "rizzo" in fox's production of "grease: live". 3 3 it's ______.3 the federal government wants apple to help them break into a suspect's iphone.. but the company is fighting back.we'll tell you how apple's ceo is
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3 here's a live look over usc upstate in spartanburg --thee morning news on fox carolina is back in minuteses
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3 welcome back to 3 the morning news on fox carolina.this is a live look over lake hartwell 3 the ceo of apple 3 says he's opposing a federal judge's order to help investigators break into a killer's i-phone. i-phone.the court wants apple to help the f-b-i get access into the phone of san
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farook.farook and his wife killed 14 people in december.. before dying in a police shootout.now, apple ceo tim cook says the court is asking his company to create phone- hacking technology that doesn't exist.he also says creating a way to get around the i-phone's security would be dangerous if the software got into the wrong hands. 3 time for weather and traffic every 10 minutes.
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by highs in at 58 in the upstate and 48 in the mountains. winds come from the north at 5-10 mph. tonight, lows return to near freezing. sunshine and mild temperatures linger for the rest of the week. 3 ((weather hit)) 3 let's send it over to the pit crew traffic center. 3 we're watching:accident augusta rd @ white horse rd construction workfalls park dr @ closed today thru friday 3 at the s.c.d.o.t. cam on-- 3 3 3 it's ______.the national spotlight will be back on
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the republican presidential candidates take part in a town hall event.we'll tell you all about it. 3 we leave you with a live look over greenville --thee morning news on fox carolina is back in minutes. 3 3 good morning, i'm cody alcorn. and i'm diana watson. tonight at ten, we'll show you how a local dog trainer is turning rescue dogs into service dogs to help people with diabetes. and first at four .. we'll have weather and traffic every ten minutes.see you later today. 3 you're watching the morning news on fox carolina. dunkin' donuts' unbelievable selection of breakfast sandwiches freshly made all day -- and now you can enjoy two english muffin
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3 sunny &; cool early, 3 followed by highs in at 58 in the upstate and 48 in the mountains. winds come from the north at 5-10 mph. tonight, lows return to near freezing. sunshine and mild temperatures linger for the rest of the week. 3 ((wrap up))
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3 we're watching:accident augusta rd @ white horse rd3 construction workfalls park dr @ s. main streetclosed today thru friday 5:00pm 5:00pm 3 3 here's a live look at the s.c.d.o.t. cam on-- 3 3 3 3 we're following breaking news out of laurens county-- deputies are looking for two suspects in a home invasion and shooting.it happened around 5:45 this morning on christian drive.we're told one person in the house was shot in the leg and had to be flown to the hospital.deputies say nothing was stolen from the house.a child was also inside, but is okay.we don't have a good description of the suspects.. but anyone with
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asked to call 1-888-crime-sc. 3 all new from overnight... a gas station clerk is in the hospital after being shot during a robbery.now, deputies are looking for the suspect. suspect.fox carolina's ashley minelli is live on the scene in anderson county... what do we know? 3 3 3 3 - deputies on scene- store clerk called 9-1-1 around 2am; shot- taken to hospital; condition unknown- no arrests made yet- not first robbery- our reports: sept 2013, last
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within last 6 mos- working to confirm that 3 3 3 3 confirm that- working to last 6 moshere say within feb, people living sept 2013, last - our reports: robbery- our reports: sept 2013, last feb, people living here say within last 6 mos- working to confirm that 3 3 3 covering our 3 counties--buncombe county deputies are looking for information on a shooting that sent a teen to the hospital. hospital.asheville police say the shooting happened around
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deaverview apartments.a 17 year old was seriously hurt. police don't believe there is a threat to the community.. but anyone with information on this case is asked to call asheville police. 3 members of the pickens county school board say they're looking for other solutions.. before they decide to close three schools. schools.they've been talking about closing a-r lewis, holly springs, and ambler elementaries.after protests from parents.. a vote on the decision was pushed back.now, board members are holding three workshops to talk about other options. options.those meetings are set for tuesday, february 23rd.. followed by march first and march eighth.we're told a final recommendation will be the 14th. 3 3 the republican presidential candidates are coming back to the upstate today.. just three days before south carolina voters head to the polls. polls.tonight.. first baptist church in north spartanburg is hosting a faith and freedom forum.organizers say ben carson and ted cruz have confirmed they'll be there. that starts at 6:00. 6:00.then at 8:00-- carson, cruz and marco rubio will be
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are taking part in a forum hosted by cnn.a second forum is taking place tomorrow night in columbia.. with the other three candidates. 3 before you head to the polls.. there are some things you need to know. know.election officials say you don't have to be registered with a party.. but you can only vote in **one of the primaries.they also say you should be aware of who is still in the race.some of the candidates who have dropped out will still be listed on your ballot.and finally.. you must have a valid photo i-d.. i-d..this is a look at the types of i-ds you can use.. including a driver's license, military i-d or passport. 3 here's another look at the six republicans running for the nominations.south carolina's primary is saturday. saturday.and the democratic primary is one week later on the 27th.we have much more election coverage on fox carolina dot com. 3 3 time for weather 3 and traffic every 10 minutes.
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3 sunny &; cool early, 3 followed by highs in at 58 in the upstate and 48 in the mountains. winds come from the north at 5-10 mph. tonight, lows return to near freezing. sunshine and mild temperatures linger for the rest of the week. 3 ((weather hit))
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3 we're watching: greenville crashscenic dr @ rutherford rd powdersville accidentold pendleton rd @ sitton hill rd rd 3 here's a live look 3 at the s.c.d.o.t. cam on-- 3 good morning, 3joe-- joe-- 3 a big party is benefitting meals on wheels this weekend. we're live in anderson with a preview. 3 here's a live look in downtown greenville.. cnn's presidential town hall happens here tonight at 8.you're
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3 you're watching 3 the morning news with lauren elise, ben hill, meteorologist nicole papay, chris scott with pit crew traffic. 3 welcome back to the morning news on fox carolina.you're
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3 a judge ruling on 3 the planned parenthood clinic shootings believes the details should remain sealed. sealed.you may remember the shootingngook the lives of three people back in november. robert dear is now facing nearly 200 charges including murder.the judge says he believes the affidavits of dear's arrest and search of his home should not be made public.he says the details may jeopardize dear's case.the judge backed his decision by saying media outlets don't have a first amendment right to access court records. 3 florida police say a teen is facing charges for practicing medicine without a license. license.the palm beach sheriff's office says a complaint prompted an investigation into "malachi love-robison".they say he was cited in october for practicing medicine without a license.reports show he opened a medical office and told people he was a doctor. investigators say he performed a physical on an undercover agent and offered medical advice.they also say he lied about his age to patients. 3 a pooch named c-j can now
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world. the german shorthaired pointer won the 140-th westminster kennel club on tuesday.he beat out nearly 28- hundred other dogs in madison square garden.c-j's grandmother won the title back in 2005.his name actually stands for "california journey".a borzoi named lucy took second place.this year, seven new breeds were entered in the competition. 3 3 meals on wheels in anderson county has grown quite a bit... in the 70's.. they served 30 homebound clients..now it is in the hundreds.. hundreds..but they need your help..and you can do so..by going to a huge party.. party..fox carolina's joe gagnon is live from meals on wheels in anderson with more.. 3 3 3 mardi gras in the electric city will be held friday,
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anderson civic center. this new orleans themed event features a live band, delicious food from your local favorite restaurants, cold beverages and a silent auction. beads, boas, and mardi gras style masks greet guests so you can get right into the spirit of the event. and along with a dance-party band, guests can enjoy "street vendors" reminiscent of those in the popular jackson square
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tickets are $35, and reserved tables are also available as a "table of friends" sponsorship. the sponsorship is $350 and reserves a table for eight displaying your business or group's name and includes eight tickets. buy your tickets today! 3 a link to get your tickets is at foxcarolina.com foxcarolina.com 3 time for weather 3 and traffic every 10 minutes. minutes. 3 sunny &; cool early, followed by highs in at 58 in the
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mountains. winds come from the north at 5-10 mph. tonight, lows return to near freezing. sunny skies linger for thursday and friday, with highs in the mid to upper 50s. the weekend warms even further, reaching 66 on saturday with partly cloudy skies. sunday stays warm in the upper 60s with increasing clouds. scattered rain returns for monday and tuesday, with highs cooling back into the upper u0s. sunny &; cool early, followed by highs in at
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the mountains. winds come from the north at 5-10 mph. tonight, lows return to near freezing. sunny skies linger for thursday and friday, with highs in the mid to upper 50s. the weekend warms even further, reaching 66 on saturday with partly cloudy skies. sunday stays warm in the upper 60s with increasing clouds. scattered rain returns for monday and tuesday, with highs cooling back into the
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3 ((weather hit)) 3 now time for traffic: 3 3 3 we're watching: greenville crashscenic dr @ rutherford rd powdersville rutherford rd scenic dr @ crashwe're watching: 3 3 3 traffic:3
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3 we're watching: 3 greenville crashscenic dr @ rutherford rdpowdersville accidentold pendleton rd @ sitton hill rd rd 3 3 here's a live look at the s.c.d.o.t. cam on--pit crew traffic sponsored by kevin whitaker chevrolet cadillac! 3 3 3 news you need to know... anderson county deputies are investigating an armed robbery at the hickory point in anderson.we're told the clerk was shot in the chest and taken to the hospital around 2:00 this morning.at last check, no arrests have been made. 3 supreme court justice "antonin scalia"'s funeral will be held saturday at 11:00 in washington, d.c.on friday, he will lie in repose at the supreme court which is open to
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at a w wt texas ranch on satuday during a hunting trip. 3 tonight at 8:00 marco rubio, ted cruz, and ben carson will take part in a town hall hosted by cnn at the old cigar warehouse in greenville.the event is closed to the public. tomorrow night donald trump, jeb bush and john kasich will take part in another cnn town hall in columbia. 3 later today we're expected to meet the second winners of the historic powerball jackpot. jackpot.the jackpot reached more than a billion-and- a-half-dollars in january.it was eventually won by three lucky players.a tennessee couple was the first to come forward.a press conference is set to take place at the florida lottery headquarters to reveal the second winner.a third winning ticket was sold in california - but that winner hasn't come forward yet. 3 time for birthday shout-outs, sponsored by urban nirvana... -johnny from easley.-patrick from easley.-nicholas from campobello. campobello.if you'd like us to mention a birthday on the air, send the name, date, and hometown to *birthdays at fox carolina dot com.*and let us know if you'd like to see it
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3 we'll be right back, but first -- a look at yesterday's winning lottery numbers. numbers. 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 you're watching the morning
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3 the morning news on fox carolina.we're back with a live look at the old cigar warehouse in downtown greenville.cnn is holding a presidential town hall there
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and marco rubio are set to take part. 3 a retired n-f-l player from the upstate is giving back to his old high school. school.former defensive end shaun ellis returned to westside high school on tuesday, to present the school with a gold football.it's part of the nfl's super bowl high school honor roll program.the nfl started the program to acknowledge high schools and mmunities that have influence super bowl history. the program also gives out grants to local football programs. 3 visitors to the greenville zoo are finally getting a closer look at one of the zoo's new babies."tatu" the giraffe went on display for the first time tuesday... two weeks after he was born."tatu" -- which means "third" in swahili--is the third calf born to the zoo's resident giraffe's autumn and walter.zoo officials say he's excited to enjoy the sunnier, warmer weather. 3 now time for weather and
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3 sunny &; cool early, followed by highs in at 58 in the upstate and 48 in the mountains. winds come from the north at 5-10 mph. tonight, lows return to near freezing. sunshine and mild temperatures linger for the rest of the week.
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3 chris is in the traffic center: 3 we're watching:greenville crash scenic dr @ rutherford rd powdersville accidentold pendleton rd @ sitton hill rd rd 3 3 here's a live look at the s.c.d.o.t. cam on-- 3
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3 it's ______.the republican presidential candidates are traveling all over south rolina before saturday's primary election.we'll have the latest on their stops in the upstate.. when we come back. 3 be sure to stay with fox carolina all morning long. we're bringing you the days top stories until nine o'clock. throughout our four hours of news you can catch live reports from the field, plus weather and traffic updates every 10 minutes. minutes.
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news on fox carolina. the morning news starts now. now. 3 anderson county deputies are searching for the gunman who shot a gas station clerk.we're live on the scene with the latest. latest.all eyes on south carolina this week.. ahead of the first in the south presidential primary.we'll tell you about two big events with the candidates in our area.. coming up. up. 3 snow and ice are gone.. sunny and cool conditions move in. i'll tell you how warm it will get. 3 good morning.... it's wednesday, february 17.i'm lauren elise.... 3 and i'm ben hill.. here with nicole papay and chris scott. thanks for joining us on the morning news. 3 some schools in the mountains are still being affected by the weather this morning.. madison county is closed.the
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dot 3 com and the bottom of your screen. 3 sunny &; cool early, followed by highs in at 58 in the upstate and 48 in the mountains. winds come from the north at 5-10 mph. tonight, lows return to near freezing. sunshine and mild temperatures linger for the rest of the week.
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