“Mr. Thunder Boomer” dies at age 76

The weather man whose heart was a BIG as his “booming voice” has passed away. Our Three Sons meteorologist Jerry Peterson, known throughout the Carolinas as “Mr.Thunder Boomer” died at his home this evening at the age of 76.

Jerry was a pioneer in television weather casting with a career path few in the [...] Read More

Tune in for a Star-Studded “CMA Country Christmas”

By Lorie Hollabaugh © 2010 CMA Close Up® News Service / CMA Close Up® News Service The temperature rose high into the 70s the day after the CMA Awards. But inside Nashville’s Bridgestone Arena, snow was falling and holiday cheer filled the air as some of the biggest names in Country Music performed Yuletide favorites [...] Read More

Tune in for a Star-Studded “CMA Country Christmas”

By Lorie Hollabaugh © 2010 CMA Close Up® News Service / CMA Close Up® News Service The temperature rose high into the 70s the day after the CMA Awards. But inside Nashville’s Bridgestone Arena, snow was falling and holiday cheer filled the air as some of the biggest names in Country Music performed Yuletide favorites [...] Read More

SC lawmakers ready to debate illegal immigration, again

Now that the four public hearings on illegal immigration are over in South Carolina, lawmakers will take what they’ve heard from the hearings as they decide how to handle the issue. After hearing from the public in North Charleston, Columbia, Greenville and Myrtle Beach, South Carolina lawmakers will continue debating the crackdown on illegal immigration. [...] [...] Read More

Clyburn leads delegation to observe Haitian elections

House Majority Whip James E. Clyburn (D-SC) will lead a Congressional Delegation to Haiti to observe the national elections taking place on Sunday. As Haiti continues to struggle to recover from the earthquake that struck in January, the Members of Congress traveling to Haiti want to help ensure that the election is fair and successful. [...] [...] Read More