Category Archives: South Carolina

A Huge Asteroid Headed Our Way – ABC Columbia

Oct 29, 2020 11:54 PM EDT Astronomers have been tracking a large asteroid that has the potential to hit the earth. The asteroid, named Apophis, is about 1100 feet across and was discovered in 2004. Its orbit brings in relatively close to the earth in April 2029, where it will be visible to the naked… Read More »

Cooler, dry weather Friday

Halloween will be even cooler with highs in the middle 60s. COLUMBIA, S.C. — High pressure will be in the control of our weather for the next few days. Temperatures will be at or a little below normal. Thursday was very warm ahead of the cold front. Columbia hit a high temperature of 86 degrees.… Read More »

Swinney: QB Lawrence positive for COVID-19, in isolation

CLEMSON, S.C. (FOX Carolina) – Clemson’s star quarterback will sit out this week’s game against Boston College after testing positive for COVID-19. Head coach Dabo Swinney says Trevor Lawrence is now in isolation, and aisde from mild symptoms is doing well. The positive test for the virus means Lawrence will not face off against Boston… Read More »

Wind, strong storms possible tonight

Cooler, dry weather returns for Friday and the weekend. COLUMBIA, S.C. — Strong to severe storms are still possible for the Midlands tonight as a cold front that moved behind the remnants of Hurricane Zeta moves through the Southeast. Zeta was the fifth named storm to make landfall in Louisiana this season. It became the… Read More »

School District of Oconee County taking eLearning Day Friday, cites power outages

OCONEE COUNTY, S.C. (FOX Carolina) – The School District of Oconee County is keeping students at home Friday after storms swept through the Upstate on Thursday, saying power outages in Zeta’s are presenting a dilemma. The district says all students will be learning from home on Oct. 30, and students will not come to school… Read More »