tv Good Day Tampa Bay 5AM FOX August 8, 2016 5:00am-5:40am EDT
so muchor the sunshine state... we've got a busy, rain-filled g... grab the umbrella, and lio stenve. h t the wot of it. who's in for ((jen bringser historic race for presidt to the bay area today... where you can see he.. and what her ?competitois up to. walter and... golden ars, indeed! the new program that brings college kids and senior citizens together... under one roof. it's a co-ed dorm... for the ages.
and i'm jen epstein. we'll get to thstorie a minute've some weather in today talking rain, and lots of it... so let's get right to dave. (dave mo showers on tap today, with the heaviesrain to the north. a flood watch continues north of tampa through tuesday. high temps in the mid 80s, with rain chances around
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plan to keep guests safe. they'd already put up signs and rope-fences, after two-year-old "lane graves" was dragged into the lake by the "grand floridian resort." his body was found 16 hours later.. the boy's family is ?not going to press charges against the park. but more changes could be coming later, as part of a larger security plan. (walter) democratic presidential candidate hillary clinton is continuing her jobs tour today in florida... her first stop: st. petersburg. (walter - clinton will tour a loc holding a rally at the coliseum... at 3:30 this afternoon. that's on 4th avenue north. during the rally, clinton is expected to outline her plans to invest in good-paying jobs. she'll also make a stop in orlando tonight and miami tomorrow. (walter - donald trump is also expected to focus on the economy today. the republican presidential nominee has a speech scheduled in detroit. he'll focus on reviving manufacturing jobs and renegotiating trade deals
(wally) this week, school bells... and alarm clocks... will be ringing throughout the bay area. (jen) several stricts head back to class this week... starting oweesday. (jen a aalways, the gestcounging the hoth weeks i hillsborough. it'e s onof superintendent jeff kins is helping everyone get geared up for the new year. he's holding a "back to school" news conference at ten a-m. highlight the cound t reach a 90 percent graduion rate... by the year 20-20. the speech is taking place at mort elementary. that's because the school is having a ribbon cutting today... as it transforms into a "community school." it's a new type of partnership between school... family... and the community. (wally and while ?most of hillsborough county is going back to school ?wednesday... one new school is starting today. "christo rey tampa high school." the co-ed catholic school is different than most high school. that's because along with a lot of college-prep classes... students also get ?real world
businesses around tampa bay. that includes some pretty big ones... like amalie arena, coca-cola, a the florida aquarium. and it's not an intership... those jobs will help the low-income students pay their tuition. jen and you can help students and teachers all acro the b .od. at theood day " it benefi hillsbough an pinellas county schools. from 6 a-m to 10 a-m today... you can drop off supplies just boevard.. d some nne
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flames spread so quickly... an evacuation order was issued just hours after it started. strong winds are also pushing a huge plume of smoke into the mojave desert... officials say the air quality could reach dangerous levels. right now.... hundreds of firefighters are working to put out the fire. the cause is under investigation. (jen now ?here's an interesting idea... there's a nursing home in e th netherlands... where college and grad students can live for ciwiizin e thder month, resident ffls say: the unpeople are great ce osourenergy they lighten d brighten the mood. and ?they seem to like and appreciate their time with their older roommates. they all take care of each other. one guy says: it's kind of like high school: one table is the pretty girls, another is the tough guys, another might be the quiet
it is 5:??: time now to find out what's happening on the roads - with our "skyfox on time traffic". no closed captioning is available for traffic. ((walter)) getting ?tough... on ?tobacco. ((jen)) the new laws taking effect... that could change habits... once and for all. (jen plus... grounded... for good. what got an orlando tourist pilot in trouble... these thrills... were full of too
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hair, or money, today... and 100-percent of the proceeds will benefit the "wigs for kids," which donates wigs to children who've lost their hair because of medical conditions. the cut-a-thon runs from 11 til 3 today, at "one sarasota tower." ((jen)) there's much more to come on good day.((walter)) let's turn it over to russell and laura - to find out what's ahead in our 6 o'clock hour. ((russell/2-shot)) we are following a fox 13 news alert... delta airlines is experiencing a worldwide computer failure..((laura)) alcides segui is live at tampa international - to explain the domino effect this could cause today.. (laura/take vo) and: the eye of the political storm centers on tampa bay again today.. hillary clinton will be here.. the details of her visit.. (russell/take vo) and ... they call him the "song-a- minute" man. find out how this born-entertainer and his son are using music to fight a
viper right now there is a flood watch in effect for areas north of tamp >>russell: there is a flood watch in effect for areas north of tampa. big linesf storms are coming in from the gulf. >>laura: we need to get to dave. you've been warning people about this for days. looks like a lot of rain. >>dave: this is to add to the two to four, five inches nowng youe got a g linof rain a the timing he morningcommute. i'm going to hone in where some i've got to tell you that i'm countetohe lightning this is not a lightning event. this is not athunderstorm. this is heavy, soaking, potentially flooding rain event,