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downtown main street, and in the background, the liberty bridge. we do have some light rain falling, making it feel cooler. currently, as we take a look at the live super doppler eight, all the areas shaded in gray, snow. a couple of spots may see a flurry or two of snow, but it will not stick. it could make for some slip three driving. it will be heavy rain down along the coast. we are getting the brush from the system. less than 10th of an inch expected. 40, greenville. let's check on a few other
carolina. brevard, 36. maybe just half an inch of snow in the mountains. for the upstate, cold rain, light rain. winds will make it feel cooler. it feels like 34 in greenville. 35, greenwood. 20's, asheville and boone. the mountains will push upper 30's to the 40's for the highs. watch out for some slippery spots in the mountains until about noon. myra: thank you. new this morning. we have learned that a 22-year-old man from woodruff is among the twelve marines who disappeared after two helicopters crashed in hawaii. sergeant jeffrey a. sempler was onboard one of the crafts thursday, crews are continuing to search the shoreline this morning for any debris that may wash up. initial reports claimed the helicopters collided, but the marine corps says it's not sure
in commitment 20-16 news, the democrats are preparing for their final debate before the new hampshire primary and it's happening in the same state as this week's gop debate right here in south carolina. tonight's moderator, andrea mitchell is at the site of the , democratic debate in charleston, where the top republicans were saturday and where the democrats will be squaring off later this evening, kristen welker has more. >> with the one time bromance between donald trump and ted cruz now officially over, increasingly heated rhetoric. ted cruz: it seems donald has a lot of nervous energy and for whatever reason, donald doesn't react well when he's going down in the polls. donald trump: you know, he finally went off the wagon a little bit and went a little crazy. >> with the two locked in a razor tight race in iowa, both are escalating their attacks
suggestion that he embraces new york liberalism. donald trump: you had people running up the stairs as this is happening and ted cruz criticizing new york and the people of new york is a disgrace. ted cruz: in terms of a commander-in-chief we ought to , have someone who isn't' springing out of bed to tweet in a frantic response to the latest polls. >> cruz even taking an off handed jab at trump , after getting stuck in an elevator for about three minutes while campaigning in south carolina. and another showdown in the same southern state, the democrats squaring off tomorrow in their last debate before the iowa caucuses. hillary clinton and bernie sanders off the trail today, but former president bill clinton ,
bill clinton: you just have to decide whether you want a change maker, not a change talker to be president. >> while sanders is surging in the granite state questions remain about his ability to win more diverse states, like here in south carolina. can he find a way to connect with more african american voters? >> it wasn't enough for him to stand up and say, i was in the civil rights movement back in the 1960's. you have to pay your dues again now. myra: you can catch that debate right here on wyff 4. it starts at 9:00. nbc's lester holt and andrea mitchell will moderate. wyff news 4 patick hussion will have a live report for you, from charleston. back in the upstate now, more information this morning about two deadly crashes in one county. the first happened in starr, around 12:30. the second, in belton not long after.
24-year-old billy jack mccurry died when his pickup over-corrected, and hit a tree. we're told he was heading to his dad's house after only his third day on his new job. the coroner says he suffered internal injuries and died at the scene of the crash. in the second crash in belton, the coroner says 23-year-old shelley hughes died. troopers say hughes' car went off the side of the road, hit a tree and hurled down an embankment. the coroner says hughes was seven months pregnant, and leaves behind two children. she had recently moved to belton from elberton, georgia. greenville police say someone stole cash from four stores at haywood mall. officers tell us torrid, zoomies, clark shoes and journey were affected. they say three of the four doors had emergency exit alarms that were damaged or removed during the burglary. this happened sometime between 10:00 friday and 9:00 police are saturday. still investigating. i'm ok celebrations are in full swing here in the upstate.
was remembered yesterday in downtown greenville. more than 400 students planned their futures during a college fair at the gunter theater. the event featured presentations from several hbcus, historically black colleges and universities. students got an idea of what the cultural experience would be like on campus. >> it works well for me. i want to be more connected to african-american culture. myra: the rainbow push coalition organized the event. the group will hold a blood drive tomorrow at the phillis wheatley center. a computer lab will also dedicated and will be free to the public. racers downtown came across a few four-legged friends. right now, staffers with "greenville county animal care" say many animals are in need of a home. saturday volunteers walked more than a dozen dogs near falls park to build interest in the community. they do this at least once a
myra: the u.s. has now agreed to lift economic sanctions on iran. the u.n. atomic agency said iran had met all of its obligations under a nuclear deal reached back in july. the lifting of sanctions means iran can now regain control of about in frozen assets. $100 billion iran will also be allowed to sell more oil, which should provide a boost to its economy. iran also agreed to release five u.s. citizens as part of a prisoner swap. a washington post reporter and a former marine were among the five u.s. citizens released. however, former at yet agent bob levinson was not released. levinson was last seen in iran eight years ago, but iranian officials claim they don't know where he is. as part of the deal, the u-s offered clemency to seven iranians who were awaiting trial in the u.s. and, the u.s. dealt isis a major financial blow this week. the defense department just released this video showing the bombing of an isis cash
myra: when it comes to getting a new mom moving, it's often the baby's cry for food or comfort. but our guest has another motivating factor that could get moms in better shape. let's welcome kelly with fit moms. you opened a franchise here. >> i did. recently. we are growing group. it is so much fun. it is the largest pre-and postnatal exercise program in the country. i'm excited to bring it to the greenvillemyra: that's great. there is a graphic here showing the three reasons why you say
>> it's hard. luck of time. lack of ability to find time. lack of energy. and, the guilt factor of leaving your mom duties, and doing something for yourself. this solves the problem and allows moms to get out and exercise, usually in the outdoors, where they have fresh air. so many benefits. myra: tell us about how this works. you make use of public amenities. >> that's right. currently, we work out at an outdoor facility in easily. we will be expanding soon, hopefully. that is where we meet. the moms get a full hour, full body, workout. stretching. resistance training. in an outdoor environment, with their baby.
myra: some big kids there too. >> that's right. you don't have to have a newborn. it is for t any stage of motherhood, and any level of fitness. we engage the children. it makes it fun for them. myra: you keep the strollers moving most of the time. >> it is a lot of fun for the kids. myra: it sounds like it. you have a website, fit4mom.com. >> that's right. you can find us on facebook also. your first class is always free. come out and join us. get out of the house.
some of your exercises. you mentioned push-ups with the toe to go. >> that's right. i have to get down on the ground for this one. more or less, what we do is we get down on the ground like this in a plane division -- plank position. we go down for a push-up. myra: clinical toes -- tickle toes. >> this is fun too. we get into a squat, which works all of your major muscle groups in your lower body. we do five little monkeys. we get lower and lower and lower. myra: what about the walking lunge? >> it is something we do as part of our cardio workout. we are walking and lunging.
strollers stride. >> is really important for monson know to push the stroller. that keeps the stroller close to your body, and walking at a fast pace. myra: so good to have you. >> now, your live super doppler 4 hd weather forecast. dale: good morning. 6:19 as we look out from the woodruff road skycam. we have what services. in northern greenville county, pickens county, we are seeing a little snow mix in with the rain. it is not cold enough for it to stick. and the snow falling in the mountains as a winter weather advisory is out until noon today. give yourself a little extra
the winter weather advisory continues until noon today. less than a 10th of an inch of rain. nothing like the rain we had on friday. we will see a little rain today and a winter makeix. by the afternoon, it should taper off. later on this afternoon, it is all over until late tonight when maybe another flurry or two could occur overnight. the upstate stays dry. we will inform you if there any advisories for tomorrow morning. today, the winter weather advisory should be over by noon. temperatures right now have dropped a little. boone, 40. low 40's in the piedmont. a light breeze out of the north-northwest will make it feel cooler.
anderson to greenville. by the end of the day, we will see upper 40's for the upstate. the mountains will be pushing into the upper 30-40 range. a little reminder, we are in that time of the year when we start to see some winter weather. here is a look ahead. sunny weather for monday. a lot of people off on monday. 18 in the mountains for a low. highs tomorrow, 42. by thursday, back to normal with temperatures expected in the mid-40 range in the mountains. getting back to 50 in the upstate. myra: thank you. a father in st. louis denied his six-year-old's allowance request with a formal rejection letter that has gone viral. jason aubry has the story. >> meet six-year-old auren nanos.
new toy but didn't have the money to buy it. so, he did what many of us do -- he sought a loan from dad's $20 savings and loan. you care deeply for your clientele. >> we do. we never want to see them in a financially precarious situation. so we strive to protect them from such instances. >> but loans aren't as easy to get as they once were. unhappy with the result he contacted the manager of the complaint department. >> sometimes there's a lot of crying. sometimes there can be yelling. >> auren's rejection letter hit the internet and has gone viral. >> it is pretty humorous, reading some of the comments people have. some people take it way too seriously. >> mike wrote the letter to entertain his wife, knowing full well most of it would go over his son's head. but auren ended up learning a
>> he got told the concept of a loan -- oh, i can get my allowance money ahead of time? great idea in his eyes, just like we all were when we were 18 and got the first credit card. >> ultimately the manager of the complaint department was able to work out a deal to satisfy their client. >> i went ahead and said that i would allow a front of the money as long as he continued to walk the dog. >> we understand that his feelings may be hurt, but my advice to our client would be this if you'd like to improve your future, work harder, do those chores. myra: that was jason aubry reporting, turning to some must see video now, photos of a south dakota bride and her service dog walking down the isle are warming hearts all across the world, this image has now gone viral, val suffers from panic disorders and migraines. bella helps by alerting her minutes before something happens, in the photo bell was actually helping to calm val down before she walked down the isle, and then she made the walk to give her away to the groom,
velrie started her own blog detailing the life of a service dog team. a kitten in nebraska is recovering after she was frozen in the storm drain. doctors say she's lucky to escape with at least six of her lives. erin murray has more. >> at 11 weeks old, stormy the kitten waits her turn. she's in the nebraska humane society hospital room waiting on a diagnosis. >> like her paw was basically like out like this because it was so swollen. her rear leg if fractured, so today we're going to do surgery and get x-rays done to her and see what we can do to fix that." >> as doctors remind us though, this little kitten is lucky to even have made it this far. >> appropriately named stormy because on sunday the little kitten was frozen to a storm drain, like this one. people at the animal shelter believe that she may have tried to crawl in here to get out of
>> this is probably one of the more severe cases, because she was like dangling, so she has a fractured leg with that as well, in addition to frostbite. >> from her cage, she's first taken into x-rays. and after a few different angles, the fracture is actually determined to be a break. >> the break is right here. >> her back leg will have to be amputated. but for a kitten, the doctors assure us she will be able to adjust easily back to normal cat life. and as for adoption, the humane society says her rescuers will be the ones to give little
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wegi this is wyff news 4 today in high definition. myra: who let the dog out? how a chihuahua from texas ended up in georgia. that story coming up. we want to know if the snow will wind up in our area. dale: we are seeing maybe half an inch of snow to elation. that is enough for winter weather advisory. we're seeing somewhat spots -- some wet spots across the upstate. in northern greenville county, seeing a flurry or two of snow. it is a widespread, light snow this morning that may accumulate up to half an inch. that is why the national weather
weather advisory until noon today. it includes just about everybody in the lower foothills. the mountains, not under the advisory, but as you get farther up, all the way to the tennessee line, you will run into enough snow to make it may be a little slippery. half an inch of snow is what we expect from this. some flurries and snow in the mountains. by this afternoon, we should see clearing. here is a look at the forecast. in the mountains. maybe later on tonight we see more flurries along the tennessee border. everyone else will enjoy a sunny, but cool afternoon. we will talk more about in a few minutes. myra: new this morning. we have learned a 22-year-old man from woodruff is among the after two helicopters crashed in hawaii.
onboard one of the crafts crews are continuing to search thursday. the shoreline this morning for any debris that may wash up. initial reports claimed the helicopters collided, but the marine corps says it's not sure what happened. we have more information about two deadly crashes in one county. the first happened in starr, around 12:30 yesterday afternoon. the second, in belton not long after. the anderson county coroner says 24-year-old billy jack mccurry died when his pickup over-corrected, and hit a tree. we're told he was heading to his father's house after only his third day on his new job. the coroner says he suffered internal injuries and died at the scene of the crash. in the second crash in belton, the coroner says 23 year old shelley hughes was killed. troopers say hughes' car went off the side of the road, hit a tree and hurled down an embankment. the coroner says hughes was seven months pregnant, and
she had recently moved to belton from elberton georiga police in greenville police say someone stole cash from four stores at haywood mall. officers tell us torrid, zoomies, clark shoes and journey were affected. they tell us three of the four doors had emergency exit alarms that were damaged or removed during the burglary. it happened sometime between ten p-m friday and nine this morning. police are still investigating. donald trump: he did not report his bank loans. say whatever you want but he didn't report his bank loans!" myra: donald trump, got a few boos in myrtle beach last night, when he spoke of senator ted cruz. nbc's chris pollone has more on the latest war of words. college from: don't be a party pooper. >> donald trump served up his best selfie smile in portsmouth
attacks against ted cruz, who the latest polls show has pulled neck-and-neck with trump in iowa. donald trump: a lot of people do not like ted to put it mildly and i kept saying am i the only person who thinks he's a nice guy? so as it turns out, he finally went off the wagon a little bit and went a little crazy. >> in south carolina, cruz ignored the attacks lauding news , about the release of four u-s prisoners in iran, including washington post reporter jason rezaia while using the prisoner swap to slam the president and secretary of state. ted cruz: this deal serves as a piece of propaganda for both iran and the obama administration. >> in iowa, marco rubio also called the prisoner trade a sign of president obama's failed foreign policy. marco rubio: a deal with iran, a deal with the castro brothers, a deal with the taliban, why do
,>> meanwhile, the democrats are preparing for their final debate before iowa sunday night surrogates for hillary clinton are busy getting her message out husband, bill, talking up her experience as secretary of state to voters in iowa. >> as secretary of state, she got the sanctions against iran and had russia and china going along with them. i confess, i didn't think she could do that. , with bernie sanders running even with clinton in iowa and new hampshire, analysts expect to see escalating attacks between the two in the final days between the first two contests. myra: both trump and bush, as well as mike huckabee, spoke at the south carolina tea party coalition convention,.yesterday and happening today, senator rick santorum and governor jim gilmore will speak to the crowd. while dr.&@&@ben carson is set to speak to the convention monday. happening tonight you can catch , the democratic presidential debate, we'll air it right here
wyff four at 9:00. coming up on "meet the press" former secretary of state hillary clinton joins the program to discuss the state of her campaign ahead of sunday's democratic debate, chuck interviews democratic candidate senator bernie sanders. mlk celebrations are in full swing here in the upstate. dr. king's passion for education was remembered yesterday in downtown greenville. more than 400 students planned their futures during a college fair at the gunter theater. the event featured presentations from several historically black colleges and universities. students got an idea of what the cultural experience would be like on campus. >> it works well with me and what i want. i've been going to predominantly white schools all my life and i want to be more connected with african-american culture. myra: the rainbow push coalition organized the event. the group will hold a blood drive tomorrow at the phillis wheatley center. a computer lab will also dedicated and will be free to the public.
amanda benton's chihuahua, coco, ran away from her texas home in september. somehow coco managed to make it all the way to atlanta. the humane society was able to track him down, thanks to his microchip. the society helped benton by buying her a plane ticket to atlanta. dale? chances are you've seen or read about detox diets, but should you take a detour around these fads? our guest will have an answer straight ahead. dale: as we look out our skycam, we are getting enough rain to block some of the visibility. we will talk about some of the snow in the mountains too in
registered dietitian. thank you so much for being he>> thank you for having me. myra: people have a tendency to look for the new and latest things to try and get healthier. > we> all want the silver bullet. there is no evidence that detox diets are beneficial. our bodies have their own detox processes. there is evidence of the damage of a high-fat, sugar, animal product diet. a healthy detox diet would be illuminating -- eliminating those foods and support our bodies -- body's natural processes. myra: let's talk about this. >> two liters of water per day help your body burn and extranet he five calories. one main symptom of dehydration
instead of grabbing another cup of coffee, grabbed a glass of water instead. myra: for fruits and vegetables, what can you tell us about this tackle>? >> the fiber in fruits and vegetables help support your digestive health. that is why juices are not as helpful as full fruits and vegetables. myra: there is another one on pro biotics. >> probiotics are healthy bacteria. getting a daily probiotic is a great way to support your gut health. myra: also, you want us to know something about supplements.
same. you want to look for ones that support your processes. vitamin d, vitamin c, zinc. myra: also have a healthy protein. >> most americans get play protein, but you want to make sure it is coming from a healthy source. fish, soy, and other lien ways -- lean ways are the way to get protein. myra: what is way protein -- whey protein? >> it will not have as many additives, fat, and sugar as others have. myra: there should be a no-brainer. smoking and alcohol. >> not only are they toxins, but they are damaging our main line of defense.
demonstration of how we can make your water taste better. >> instead of adding color and chemicals, we can take some water, and through in our favorite ingredients. if you want something refreshing some cucumber and mint with a little bit of line is a great way to refresh. if you have a sweet tooth, or if your water just needs to be a different color, some strawberries and basil. and, apples with citrus fruits as well.s those? >> n is sitting. myra: always great to have you with us. we look forward to having you
dale: coming up on 6:45, as we look out towards the city of greenville, we have light rain falling. 40 degrees right now in some of the higher elevations. we are seeing a little snow mixed in with the rain. don't get too excited. we are talking a than half an inch of accumulation on areas where exactly cold enough to stick. most of the area is not. it is basically the counties along the tennessee-north carolina border and the mountains that have a winter weather advisory until noon today. watch out for that. it will all be over by late morning, early afternoon at the latest. then, we see some sunshine and cool, breezy conditions for the afternoon. the computer model showing snow
georgia and the mountains. rain will continue through the morning. maybe a flurry or two of snow. we will let you know if there are any advisories for travel on monday morning. the current winter weather advisory should expire by noon. temperatures across the region look like this as you step outdoors. not cold enough for anything to stick. 37 currently in spartanburg. we have 34 for franklin and andrews. asheville, 33. boone, 39. we could see a little sticking in the higher elevations. it feels like 34 in greenville and anderson. with the breeze, it feels like the 20's. this afternoon, 49 expected for the upstate.
the upper 30's, may be close to 40. as we look ahead, cold and clear tomorrow morning. it will be 18 in the mountains. highs tomorrow, 30-42. 31 in the mountains. cold days for the first of the week. by thursday, temperatures return to the normal range. myra: thank you. if you have a child on the autsim spectum or know someone who does the surfside beach town council is making a decision to make planning your family vaction a whole lot easier, lisa gresci has more about how the town will soon be making history. >> the champion of austim network, also known as can. is making it so children with autism and their families can
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also, a winner on the new sunday, england patriots. they beat the kansas city chiefs in foxborough. the patriots, one win away from super bowl 50. officially gameday in carolina. the seahawks in charlotte to play the panthers later today. these teams are very familiar with each other despite , being on the other side of the country. this game marks ask meetings in the last four years. >> we have been very fortunate. our home crowd has been very supportive. i think that is huge for us. i'm excited about the fact that this is at home. ricardo: they carolina panthers and seahawks square off at 1:00 in charlotte.
on-air and online as the panthers try to take the next step to super bowl 50. the tigers, an early lead. back comes miami. the hurricanes cleaing to a two-point lead at the half. every coach in attendance except dabo swinney. we will give him a pass. he was excepting his coach of the year award. watson there to clean it up. watson drops a game-high 25 points. jordan roper, 18. clemson beats miami 76-65. the tigers take down the second rate opponent, the first time that has happened in the history
>> i'm really proud of my guys and happy. i know how hard they work. we failed early on and , struggled. obviously, i'm very proud of them. i'm happy for them. that is what you do coaching, trying to help young guys make positive memories. ricardo: 19th-ranked south carolina trying to rebound. the gamecocks hosting the missouri tigers. the first half, gamecocks will turn the defense and offense. 11 points. that's better than what they did last time. a big else back -- bounceback game on saturday. missouri battles back. they didn't behind wes clark. just before the half, a dunk.
riling up the crowd. he thanked gamecocks fans for being in south carolina. south carolina starts to put a bit of distance between themselves and missouri. they get past missouri, 81-72. the gamecocks improve overall. what a record. >> our enthusiasm. playing toward identity was back in place. that is what mattered today. it was not about making shots. it was about playing our kind of basketball. we were not great, but we played more to who we are. ricardo: southern conference basketball down in the low country, taking on the citadel. look at the work down low. the dogs go up by nine. paladins down by three which is
stephen kroon had a nice game, scored 22. they felt the citadel, 89-86. down to make an. a good one between the terriers and there's -- bears. mercer refused to go away. they took the lead with just 13 seconds to play in overtime. collins gets a good look, but could not hit. a tough loss as they fall 70-69 in overtime. a few more scores to pass along. upstate blown out by florida gulf coast. bradford and presbyterian down to the wire. on the eyes, the swamp rabbit's -- on the ice, , e swamp rabbits ball that the gladiators 5-3. the same two teams square off on tuesday. it is gameday in carolina, as we mentioned.
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>> live, local, breaking news. this is wyff news 4 today in high definition. myra: hey, south carolina showdown tonight for the 2016 presidential candidate. good morning. it is just abodale: it is wet and cold this morning. some places getting a little bit of snow. but sure you on the skycam's. no problems mostly in the upstate. light rain has been the story for most the area, until you get
carolina, georgia where the light precipitation has some snowflakes involved. we will not see much. maybe half an inch of the human nation. it means even half an inch of snow could make for slippery driving conditions. if you are traveling north -- the whole works along the north carolina-tennessee line, watch out for slippery conditions early. as far as the upstate is concerned, just cold rain. it should be over by late morning. here is our model. just a few flurries continuing into the afternoon along the tennessee border. we will see some sunshine today. temperatures will be kept cooler. not cold enough right now for