tv News 13 Early Edition 5am ABC January 19, 2016 5:00am-5:30am EST
3 sub-freezing temperatures are here in the mountains. this is a photo sent to us this morning from mary ellen ledbetter in st asheville. it shows the temperature outside as 9 point 4 degrees. 3 3 that's prompting mutliple school delays this morning. avery, mitchell, madison, yancey and avery counties all on 2 hour delays. they are scrolling on 3 thth bottom of your screen as well. good morning. here is a
across the region. your day planner shows temperatures warming by noon. coming up, i'll show you our 7-day forecast for both the mountains and upstate. 3 3 3 3 3 breaking news out of fletcher... where firefighters are responding to a house fire. news 13's lauren brigman just got on the scene on emmas grove road and joins us live. lauren... what can you tell us? 3 3 3 3 the search 3 3 3 3
the four life rafts believed to be onboard the helicopters have been recovered. the u-s coast guard says, so far, there are no signs that any survivors used those rafts. 3 meanwhile... the family of sergeant jeffrey sempler, of woodruff, is still holding out hope. his grandfather tells us he has been close to jeffrey his entire life. 3 "he's always been a good kid. you know, he's quiet. he's shy. he kept his nose in the books. he was driven. what he wanted to do he would do."3 the principal of woodruff high school also issued a statement, offering prayers to the family of sergeant sempler. 3 3 police say an asheville woman.... assaulted two police officers... and stole about twenty dollars worth of makeup from the kmart on patton avenue. officers pulled over 39-year-old katrina robinson off new leicester highway friday night. that's when they say she sped away and hit them with the side of her car. she was arrested a short time later and faces multiple
were not seriously hurt. 3 3 vandals cause hundreds of dollars worth of damage to two churches in north carolina. this is a photo of one of them in rowan county. someone spray- painted "satan loves you" and "666" on this church... and another that is about two miles away. so far, no arrests have been made. authorities have not said if the two crimes are connected. 3 3 a mountain sheriff is concerned hs office will not be able to buy necessary equipment. that's because washington has put a hold on money collected during drug seizures. the henderson county sheriff's office uses that money to buy military-style equipment. sheriff charles mcdonald is also now getting congressmen and county officials involved. congressman mark meadows says since congress did away with some of that funding... his phone has been ringing. 3 congressman mark meadows: "this is a critical component. can you do something about it? obviously we've already started work on that but for us to see the real tools that this money has bought and how it's saving lives was important to me." the hold on
before christmas. sheriff mcdonald tell us... he hope it does not last much longer. 3 3 3 the final sprint to iowa. less than two weeks left before the caucuses, and candidates are criss-crossing the state today. megan hughes reports... the war of words is heating up. 3 at liberty university trump made an appeal for evangelical voters-sot trump: "two corinthians right? two corinthians 3:17, that's the whole ball game. where the spirit of the lord, right?"the spirit of the campaign? that's a different story. trump blasting cruz on this week-- sot trump tw: "he's a nasty guy. nobody likes him. nobody in congress likes him. nobody likes him anywhere once they get to know him." cruz tweeting this janet jackson video in response to being called nasty?. nats - "nasty! don't mean a thing to me."cruz says he's getting under trump's skinsot cruz:"donald seems to be a little rattled" while trump questions cruz's canadian roots-cruz's campaign continues to hammer trump over his quote "new york values"? releasing this 1999 video?trump in his own words.
nyc and nhattan all my life okay, so you know my views are a little different than if i lived in iowa, perhapsone person not talking trump: hillary y inton. asked on the campaign trail about whehter he would divide the american people and destroy america?clintoto dodged. sot clinton:"wow. well, that's a pretty good summary,"3 sanders is standing by his attacks on clinton from this weekend's debate?telling abc news in columbia-sot sanders: "she has received $600,000 in one year as speaking fees from goldman sachs. if that's not true, i will apologize. sanders is going big in iowa today with four events. trump has three in the all-important hawkeye state. 3 3 3 the issue of 'guns in america' will be the focus of a 'your voice-your future' national town hall tonight. the hour-long roundtable will look at gun violence and the debate over gun control. we
starting at seven on w-l-o-s dot com. we will also carry the town hall on digital channel 13-point-3, also known as 'antenna' t-v on cable. 3 3 now that oil sanctions have been lifted on iran... oil prices are falling even lower. crude oil dropped to 28 dollars a barrel because of the expected rise in iranian exports. that's the lowest oil prices have been since 2003. prices have already dropped 30 cents a gallon in the past year. 3 :58 "taking kids to school, the doctor, whatever. or traveling as well. that's an expense you don't have to worry as much about." eblen charititi says low oil prices also lets them help more people with heating assistance. 3 3 3 if you go to bank of america stadium to see the game on sunday... don't bring your hoverboard. carolina panthers coach ron rivera has banned them from inside of the stadium. rivera says he recently caught a couple players "drag racing" in the hallways and wasn't thrilled. he also says theheeam has encouraged players not to ride them to work, but says there's
of the facility. 3 3 3 3 we have an 3 3 3 3 3 3 we have an early bird gets the win giveaway this morning! asheville restaurant week starts today... and we are giving away two 50 dollar gift certificates to twisted laurel in asheville. go to facebook dot com slash news 13 to enter. we will announce two winners just before seven this morning. and coming up chef chris from twisted laurel will show us some fantastic recipes the restaurant has to offer. 3 3 3 dolly parton turns 70! coming up... a look at some of her best contributions. 3
3 she was born right across the mountains in sevier county, tennessee. and today... country music legend and actress dolly parton is celebrating her 70th birthday. "and i will always love you." she wrote "i will always love you" in 1973... and then released it a year later. dolly has also starred in many movies... and of course there's 3 3 3 today for facebook feedback... share your birthday wishes for dolly parton with us! just post them to the wlos facebook page. we'll share some of your comments later this morning.
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"take it eaaaasssssyy" frey played guitar and keyboard. he took lead vocal duties for the band on tunes like "take it easy" and "tequila sunrise." frey died of health complications. he was 67. 3 3 3 in this morning's five at five... we're taking a look at the top eagles songs. coming in at number five.. 'best of my love' from the 'on the border' album. this is a song that serves as a reflection upon what should have been. four is 'lyin' eyes' from the album 'one of these nights.' this musical staple won the group the 19-75 grammy award for best pop performance by a duo or group. and the number three song is 'take it to the limit' from their album 'one of these nights.' this track is one of the group's strongest showcases of their ability to blend their voices together. number two goes to 'take it easy' from 'eagles'. this song was an immediate hit. number one is 'hotel california.' the album won the
3 it is 5:xx ... residents in rhode island come together to make the dream of a boy with terminal cancer come true. eight year old dorian murray has been battling a rare pediatric cancer for half his life. in january, after his doctors said his illness was terminal, his family brought him home. one day, dorian told them he'd like to be famous in china before he went to heaven ... so his family took to social media to try to make that happen. they used the hashtag "d-strong"...what you see westerly residents spelling out on the beach. this particular video was made by a photographer who used
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