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CODE YELLOW: Heavy Rains Expected Overnight

A few showers could pop-up around the mid-state this afternoon, but our Microcast model shows the heaviest rain to arrive in Nashville around 3am. Areas to the west of the city will see it sooner and areas to the east will see it later.  Some storms could be strong with gusty winds and heavy pockets of rain.  A few left-over showers could hang around as late as Friday night, so area high school football games might be wet.


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Independence H.S. Wrestler Making Strides After Spinal Cord Injury

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Scott Couch -- FRANKLIN, Tenn.

  New information on an Independence High School wrestler's battle to regain use of his arms and legs after a devastating injury during a match in December.  Hunter Garstin continues to recover at a center in Atlanta that specializes in spinal chord injuries. 
  Tuesday, Garstin's mother posted a new video on a facebook page started by friends.  It shows Garstin standing with the help of a machine and moving his arms as he walks.  His mother wrote, "success... tears of joy from me... he looked so handsome standing up."
  That facebook page now has more than seventeen thousand followers.   Friends and classmates continue to post pictures and encouraging messages.  On Twitter they are using the hash tag #hunterstrong.  A zumba-thon is scheduled for Saturday, March 1, at Independence High School in Franklin to raise money to help the Garstin family with medical expenses.  It's from 1 to 3p.m.  Tickets are ten dollars in advance and fifteen dollars at the door.
  To check out that facebook page, search for prayers for Hunter Garstin.

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