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Leading Off (2/14/17)

High today of 50. Expect the rain to let up before lunch, but showers still possible the rest of the day.

Rachel Lindsay Is the Next Bachelorette. Reality Steve broke the news, but it was officially confirmed on Jimmy Kimmel Live! last night. Lindsay, a Dallas lawyer, will be the next woman to hand out the roses. She’ll be the first black Bachelorette.

Knox Apartment High-Rise Will Be 20 Stories. Building plans show that the $73 million tower at Central and Oliver Street will have 310 units. Construction will begin this summer.

Yes, Today Is a Slow News Day. Building plans? Building plans?! Yeah, not much to work with this morning. Sorry. I hope you have a good Valentine’s Day and your grade-school-age kids don’t get their feelings hurt at school in the increasingly complicated card-exchange ritual.