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person who shot store clerk overnight.emergency workers tell us around two this morning someone walked into the hickory point b-p on highway 187 to rob the place. we're told the clerk was shot in the chest.dispatchers say the clerk actually called 9- 1-1 himself and was alert when taken to the hospital.fox carolina's ashley minelli is headed to scene now to try and get more information.we'll let you know more as we get it. 3 and in oconee county firefighters are still on the scene of a fire at a clubhouse this is video from our photographer at the waterside crossing subdivision.this is off pickens highway in lake keowee.we're told firefighters arrived to the clubhouse engulfed in flames around 2:15 this morning.crews tried to put out the flames but the building collapsed.no one was hurt.the cause is under investigation. 3 good morning.... it's wednesday, february 17i'm ben hill hilland i'm lauren elise, with traffic reporter chris scott and meteorologist nicole papay. thanks for joining us on the morning news. 3 with snow expected near the tennessee border madison
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hour delay.if any more schools are added, we will let you know or you can head to fox carolina dot com. 3 sunny &; cool early, followed by highs in at 3 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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*********hold******3 we're watching this in the pit crew traffic center. center.you are looking live at: 3 3 this morning.. investigators say four people were likely killed in the upstate.. because of monday's winter storm. storm.and only on fox-- the family of a 17-year old girl spoke with us -- still in shock over what happened.
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a senior at southside high school. 3 investigators say agnew was driving down verdae boulevard in greenville monday night-- when her car hit an icy patch. they say she lost control and hit a tow truck driver head on. she passed away a short time later at the hospital. we spoke to family members and they say even though the world gained an angel--- it was a young life taken too soon. 3 3 3 "i love her dearly and going to miss her a whole lot." lot." 3 "there was never a moment that she was just not smiling...she loved her family and her friends." friends."counselors are on hand at southside high school. the tow truck driver involved in the accident is expected to make a full recovery. 3 and just a few miles away on villa road -- investigators say clayborn jester was **killed and three others were hurt.. including a greenville police officer.. because of icy roads.troopers say a car hit the officer's cruiser and two pedestrians on the side of 385 monday night sending jester down an embankment. 3 in oconee county -- the coroner's office says judy
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tuesday -- after her car crashed on highway-11 at lay mill bridge in seneca.the coroner says that icy road conditions contributed to the crash. 3 and the husband of dorethea drummond says his wife also hit ice before crashing on monday. 3 investigators say drummond was driving on state park road when she hit the slick patch -- lost control and crossed over the center line - hitting another s-u-v head-on.she passed away from her injuries the next day. the driver in the other vehicle is going to be ok. 3 troopers we talked to say they wish more people would've listened to warnings and stayed off the roads during monday's'storm. storm.highway patrol says they responded to more than 350 calls from seven monday night until seven tuesday morning. law enforcement just couldn't keep up..and that meant long wait times for many drivers in less serious accidents. 3 3 with the republican primary just three days away --there are several ways you can hear from each of the candidates -- two big events are actually happening today. 3 tonight at eight marco rubio,
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take part in a town hall hosted by cnn at the old cigar warehouse in greenville.then tomorrow night donald trump, jeb bush and john kasich will field questions from voters in another cnn town hall but that one will be columbia.we should mention tonight's town hall is a closed event. 3 you do have a chance to meet some of the candidates in person tonight in spartanburg county.they were all invited to a faith and freedom coalition forum at the first baptist church in spartanburg senator ted cruz and dr. ben carson are the only ones at this point confirmed to be therethe event starts at six, its free but you must register. 3 many city leaders want to make sure your ready for saturday's republican primary. 3 there are more than 150 precincts throughout greenville county...and 300-thousand registered voters. conway belangia - who is in charge of the elections in the county.says voters don't have to be a registered member of a party to take part in the primary.but you can *not vote in both primaries.belangia says you also need to make sure you pay attention to your ballot. 3 3
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3 "we've got 12 people listed on the ballot for the republican party while 6 of them have dropped out they are still on the ballot - votes for them will not be reported to the state party hq .... we've got four people on the democrat ballot and we understand that mr. omalley has withdrawn or suspended his campaign but that has not been delivered to the state election commission." 3 so that means if you cast your vote for a person who has withdrawn you are basically wasting your vote.belangia says you will need a valid i-d to vote in south carolina. 3 take a look at your screen-- a valid i-d can be: a south carolina driver's license.an i-d card issued by the dmv.a voter registration card with photo.a federal military id-- or a u-s passport. 3 here's a look at all the republican candidates. candidates. the democratic primary is next saturday -- feburary 27-th. remember you can always head to fox carolina dot com for the
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3 time for weather and traffic every 10 minutes with nicole. 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. 3 3 now to chris with traffic. 3*********hold****** *********hold******
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this: 3 you're taking a live look at 3 3 it's ______.coming up, authorities in greenville county say they need your help finding a missing man. why his family is so concerned--next. 3 we head to break with a live look at...clemson you're watching the morning news on fox carolina. 3 you're watching the morning news.
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3 you're watching the morning news with lauren elise, ben hill, meteorologist nicole
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3 welcome back to the morning news on fox carolina--we're taking a live look at...usc upstate 3 3 covering our counties: one of anderson county's most wanted suspects.. is **out of jail on bond. 3 deputies say alvin ellis was convicted of criminal sexual conduct back in 1997. they say ellis is required to register with the sheriff's office as a sex offender but failed to do so in july of 2014. 2014.a warrant was issued for his arrest --and for the past four months --he's been locked up in clayton county georgia -- for failure to register as a sex offender in that area. area.deputies say he was taken back to anderson county on friday --and has since been released. 3 in buncombe county -- an asheville teen is in **critical condition** after a shootout at an apartment complex. complex.police say they responded to the scene at
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tuesday. they say a 17-year old was shot. the teenager was listed in critical but stable condition.if you have any information on the shooting- you're asked to call buncombe county crime stoppers. 3 in henderson county-- a man accused of breaking into a home and then shooting at the homeowner is facing jail time. 3 deputies say joshua quisenberry broke into the home on "upward road" friday night and was filling his truck up with thousands of dollars worth of property. they say quisenberry took the the victim's cell phone then pointed a gun at him. deputies say the homeowner pulled out his concealed carry gun and fired at the suspect.they say the suspect fled the scene-- but later returned and fired back. 3 a community is rallying behind a family of a missing greenville man-- 3 search crews are looking for 36- year old adam worley who was last seen a week ago at his home off fisher road in greer. 3 his family says it's unlike him to just disappear.and they're worried for his well-being. dozens of volunteers showed up to search around the area of the home on tuesday. greenville county deputies tell us they've searched the area three times,
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worley could be.we spoke with his daughter who had this message for her father. 3 3 3 "i love you, i miss you ...come home. " "anyone with information is asked to call greenville county deputies at 271-5210. 3 time for traffic and weather every ten minutes. 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.
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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 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.
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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 50s.
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3 now to chris 3 with traffic. 3*********hold****** *********hold****** 3 we're watching this: this: 3 you're looking live atpit crew traffic sponsored by kevin whitaker chevrolet kevin
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traffic 3 sponsored by kevin whitaker chevrolet cadillac 3 3 news you need to know..a judge has denied cliven bundy bail-- saying he is a flight risk. bundy faces charges of conspiracy over a standoff with federal officials two years ago.he was arrested in oregon last week after going to support his son in a separate standoff at a wildlife refuge. 3 a new south carolina law enforcement division report says the state there were 48- officer-involved shootings since they've kept record-- which started in 1999. the sled report shows of all the shootings, one officer and 19 suspects were killed. 3 president obama says republicans have no constitutional grounds to refuse to vote on a supreme court nominee to replace late justice antonin scalia. republicans argue the decision should not be left to an outgoing president and worry the president will replace
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3 the relationship between the u-s and cuba could mean more business for airlines. 3 u-s airlines can now apply for *more routes to the caribbean destination - with as many as 100 flights a day. that's a big jump from the current ten to fifteen right now.airlines will have 15-days to submit proposals to the transportation department. those flights could begin as early as fall. 3 3 it's (time).could there be a new breakthrough in the fight against cancer?coming up, find out about a treatment a group of researchers are working on, straight ahead. 3 we head to break with a live look at...clemson you're watching the morning news on fox carolina. 3 you're watching the morning
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3 welcome back to the morning news on fox carolina--we're taking a live look at...clemson 3 in seattle- researchers say they are working on a major breakthrough in the fight against cancer. 3 the "immuno-therapy" treatment-- helps a person's immune system fight off cancer cells in a way that's similar to fighting a virus.doctors
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genetically modify them.the cells are then put back in the patient to multiply. researchers say the cells could protect the patient from cancerous invasions.the research has **not been published yet - nor reviewed by other scientists.but in one study - the therapy eliminated all symptoms in 94-percent of participants with one type of leukemia. 3 now to weather with nicole
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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 chris is in the traffic center. 3*********hold****** *********hold******we're watching this: construction workfalls park dr @ s. main streetclosed today thru friday friday 3 you're looking live at:
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3 it's ______.coming up, the pickens county school board will be meeting about closing three elementary schools.when those meetings are set. 3 we head to break with a live look at...greenville county you're watching the morning news on fox carolina. 3 you're watching the morning news.
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3 the morning news at 5:30 starts now.. now.. 3 breaking news: a clerk is shot during an armed robbery overnight in anderson county. i'm live with the details. details.we are down to just three days and the republicans are making their final pushes for your vote ahead of the primary.we'll tell you where you can see them today. 3
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border. lows will drop to 35 in the upstate and 30 in mountains. today will be sunny and cool with highs in the 50s. 3 good morning.... it's lauren elise eliseand i'm ben hill, with traffic reporter chris scott and meteorologist nicole papay. thanks for joining us on the morning news. 3 sunny &; cool early, followed
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upstate and 3 48 in the mountains. winds come from the north at 5-10 mph. 3 tonight, lows return to near freezing. sunshine and mild temperatures linger for the rest of the week. 3 let's send it over to chris. 3*********hold****** *********hold******we're watching this in the pit crew traffic center:construction workfalls park dr @ s. main streetclosed today thru friday friday 3 you're looking live at:
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3 we are following breaking news out of anderson county where an investigation is underway after a clerk was shot during a robbery overnight.. overnight..fox carolina's ashley minelli is live on the scene off highway 187.ashley, what can you tell us. 3 3 3 3
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3 tomorrow nightthe other three: trump, bush, kasichcnn town hall in cola cola 3 3 we are down to just three days ahead of the south carolina republican primary and the
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schedules with events.ted cruz will be touring our area later today.he'll make stops in seneca and spartanburg.at noon, cruz will be at the seneca family restaurant on the 123 bypass for a meet and greet.the event is hosted by congressman jeff duncan.then at 4:45, cruz will be in spartanburg to meet the families of oakbrook prep.the rally will be held in the gym. it's also free but you're asked to register before coming. 3 and doctor ben carson will be making stops in columbia, newberry, greenwood, spartanburg, and greenville. 3 both cruz and carson will join marco rubio tonight at the old cigar warehouse in greenville for a town hall hosted by cnnthen tomorrow night donald trump, jeb bush and john kasich will field questions from voters in another cnn town hall but that one will be columbia.this is all of course ahead of saturday's republican primary. primary. the democratic primary is next saturday -- feburary 27-th. remember you can always head to fox carolina dot com for the latests on each candidate. 3
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board is working on making a decision about the future of three elementary schools that may be closing. closing.a-r lewis, holly springs and ambler elementariness may be shut down to save the district almost twelve million dollars. the board had postponed the vote until february 22nd.three workshops are scheduled to research and discuss the proposal.board members are looking into other solutions to fix the budget. budget.those meetings are set for tuesday february 23rd, tuesday march 1st, and tuesday march 8th.the board will then meet as a whole on monday march 14th with the intention of making a final recommendation based on public feedback. 3 3 a michigan teen will spend the next three years behind bars for robbing a jareds jewelry store in buncombe county. county.16 year old "kimhish franklin" was sentenced tuesday for stealing 500- thousand dollars in diamonds. he will serve his sentence in the adult prison.franklin's four co-defendetns were also charged with felony counts of robbery.prosecutors say all five broke into the store on tunnel road on november 8th.
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eventually caught their care after a chase. 3 anderson county investigators say they're on the look-out for this man -- "abe cowan". he is wanted for armed robbery and assault after for an incident friday. friday.police say cowan tried to leave the dillards store at the anderson mall with stolen clothes.according to reports, when a security officer stopped him - cowan pulled out a knife and cut the man's arm. cowan reportedly ran from the scene - and remains at large. if you have any information - call anderson police. 3 you can now get an up close look at the greenville zoo's newest addition. addition."tatu" the baby giraffe made his first appearance tuesday afternoon. zoo workers say the sunnier, warmer weather will allow tatu to be outside more often.the greenville zoo is also celebrating the arrival of an angolan colobus monkey.the baby was born this week.zoo workers say they don't know the gender yet.because of the warmer weather the new monkey
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3 time for weather and traffic every 10 minutes. 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 now to chris with traffic. 3*********hold****** *********hold****** 3 we're watching this in the pit crew traffic center: construction workfalls park dr @ s. main streetclosed today thru fridayaccident in anderson sc hwy 24 @ i-85 i-85 3 you are taking a live look at: 3 3 it's ______.they promised to finish what they started. coming up the eagles of death metal return to the stage in paris--three months after terror broke out. 3 we head to break with a live look at... anderson county breaking news deputies are looking for the person who shot a store clerk overnight.2 o'clock this morning.
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walked into the on highway 187 to rob the place.the morning carolina.
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3 you're watching 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---we're taking a live look at...anderson county breaking news deputies are looking for the person who shot a store clerk overnight.2 o'clock this morning. investigators say someone walked into the hickory point b-p on highway 187 to rob the place. 3 in a first of its kind decision -- apple is being ordered to help investigate the private lives of a suspected killer. killer.a u-s magistrate judge ordered the company to hack into the i-phone of "syed farook".farook is accused of **killing 14 people in san bernardino in december.the
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to supply specialized software to preserve software froro being erased.the fbi says they're not able to hack into the phone.. because they don't know farook's password. 3 the american rock band -- "eagles of death metal" -- are back on stage in paris.. just three months after the deadly attacks.they took the stage tuesday night.the u-s band was on stage in paris when terrorists stormed the venue in november killinin89 people. the band vowed to return to the city and finish the concert they never got to play. in an interview with cnn tuesday night, lead singer and greenville native jesse hughes said this show's different. 3 3 3 "this isn't going to be just a regular show for us tonight, you know, of course this is much more than just a show but at the same time it's just going to be a show." show."the band also returned in december to sing with the band u-2 for an emotional tribute to paris. 3 defense leaders in taiwan say china is supplying them with an advanced missile system.u-s defense leaders confirmed
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china's foreign minister says "western media" is blowing the move out of proportion.he says the advanced system will be used to defend their island territories.the commander of the u-s pacific naval command says the move concerns him because china's pledged not to militarize the region. 3 a top economic analysts says america should get rid of the 100 bill. bill.former economic advisor to president obama "lawrence summers" is citing a newly- published study from the harvard business school.he says getting rid of the 100 bill would cut down on finance crime.summers says getting rid of the 50 dollar bill and several notes of european currency should be looked at as well.according to the treasury's website, there are no plans to change the current
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3 time for traffic 3 and weather every ten minutes. 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. 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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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 upper 50s.
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3*********hold****** *********hold****** 3 we a a watching:hit &; run crash white horse rd @ two notch rdaccident in westminster sc hwy 24 @ i-85 i-85you are taking a live look at:pit crew traffic 3 sponsored by kevin whitaker chevrolet 3 3 news you need to know...the man who inspired the show "the wire" -- "nathan barksdale" -- has died.baltimore health department workers confirmed the 54 year old died while serving time in a north carolina medical prison.the baltimore sun reports he died from an illness. 3 doctor "julian thomas" says someone stole three of his bee
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the theft was discovered saturday behind his dentist office.he's offering a thousand dollar reward for their return. 3 "mark epperly" is charged with a string of vandalisms involving b-b guns in simpsonville.police say he shot up cars, a home, and a church building last month. robert grigsby has also been charged. 3 football season may be over but clemson quarterback deshaun watson is still winning awards. awards.on tuesday.. he accepted the davey o'brien award in fort worth, texas.. for the nation's top quarterback. watson's the first player in fbs history to throw for more than 4-thousand yards.. and rush for over a thousand in a season.he says he wouldn't be here if he didn't have the support of others.many analysts consider watson a favorite to repeat as 3 3 it's ______.coming up ... nearly 28-hundred dog breeds filled madison square garden. who came out as top dog.. look at... 3 but first let's take a look at
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numbers. 3 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. 3 welcome back-- enamel is your teeth's first line of defense. but daily eating and drinking can make it weak. try colgate enamel health.
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3 welcome back--we're taking a live look at...greenville.. cigar warhouse.. cnn gop town hall meeting 3 if you're a longtime fan of the simpsons -- have you ever wanted to ask the characters questions?you may finally get your chance. chance.at the end of the may 15th episode, homer will go live for the final three minutes of the show to answer fan questions.creators say they've been preparing for months to air the episode.the man who voices homer's character will act out homer in real time.fans of the show can start tweeting their questions on may first using the hashtag "homer-live". 3 a pooch named c-j can now claim he's truly the top dog in the world.
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pointer won the shorthaired the german the german shorthaired pointer won the 140-th westminster kennel club 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
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3 now to weather and traffic every 10 minutes. 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. 3 3 let's send it over to chris with traffic. 3*********hold****** *********hold******we're keeping an eye on:hit &; run crash white horse rd @ two notch rdaccident in
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i-85 3 you're looking live at: 3 3 it's ______.we're following breaking news this morning out of anderson. deputies say they're looking for a suspect after a gas station clerk was shot duringn a robbery.ashley minelli is live with more. carolina all morning long. we're bringing you the days top stories until nine o'clock. news you can catch live reports from the field, plus
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minutes. the morning news at 6:00 starts now... now... 3 breaking news: a clerk is shot during an armed robbery overnight in anderson county. i'm live with the details. details.icy road conditions earlier this week claimed the lives of four people -- including one teenager.only on fox-- we will hear from one of the victim's loved ones. ones.the republican primaries are this saturday. and there are several big events going on in the upstate ahead of election weekend.we'll tell you what's planned for today, coming up. 3 3 snow along the tennessee border. lows will drop to 35
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and cool with highs in the 50s. 3 good morning.... it's wednesday, february 17i'm ben hill hilland i'm lauren elise, with traffic reporter chris scott and meteorologist nicole papay. thanks for joining us on the morning news.we now have several schools delayed this morning--they are all in the mountains and running at 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
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3 ((wrap up))3 3*********hold****** *********hold******we're watching this in the pit crew traffic center.hit &; run crash in greenville on white horse rd @ two notch rdpickens county crash us hwy 178 @ five forks rd rdyou are looking live at: 3 3 we are following breaking news out of anderson county where an breaking news following we are 3 3 live at: 3 3 we are following breaking news out of anderson county where an ininstigation is underway after a clerk was shot during a robbery overnight.. overnight..fox carolina's ashley minelli is live on the scene off highway 187.ashley, what can you tell us.

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