March 17, 2014
Snow will continue overnight through early afternoon Monday. The heaviest period of snow is expected between midnight and sunrise. Accumulations will be in the 2- 8" range with more possible in higher elevations. The Northern Valley should expect 2"-5"+ while the Southern Valley should expect 4"-8"+. Roads will become snow covered and slippery. Travel will become dangerous, especially overnight when temperatures are below freezing. Dangerous travel will continue through the morning commute Monday.
It was a magical night at theaters around the country when "Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows Part 1" brought in $24 million Thursday night.
That made it the third largest midnight showing on record.
At the new Zeus Theater in Waynesboro, 450 fans showed up for the screening. For a theater that has only been open for a few weeks, the owner says it made a huge impact on his revenue and on the theater's reputation.
"Probably, 75 percent of the people that came last night had not been to the theater before which was exactly what we were looking for is trying to expand our customer base, if you will. So, I think it certainly helped us," says owner Brett Hayes.
The Zeus Theater expects those numbers to carry through the weekend. The theater has already presold more than 300 tickets for all this evening's shows.
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