On WTOC: SC's tax-free weekend kicks off at midnight

South Carolina's sales tax-free weekend starts at midnight. Lowcountry reporter Jaime Dailey will have details.

The three-day joint conference with the Georgia Association of Fire Chiefs is under way in Savannah. WTOC's Lynda Figueredo is covering the conference, which includes a trade show of the latest innovative gear, and they're discussing issues such as fire service in a tough economy.

Dairy Queens across the country will donate proceeds from Thursday's blizzard sales to the Children's Miracle Network. WTOC bureau chief Dal Cannady will check out how the fund-raiser is going.

Mystery vegetable? It's from Robert Johnson from Promised Land Farms in Port Wentworth WTOC's Sonny Dixon showed it on Wednesday's The News Now. Check it out here. Today at 4 p.m. on The News Now, we'll open it and tell you what it is.

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The WTOC News Team