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Willard Scott will winter at WBBH…

(from NBC-2.com) - Willard Scott, the longtime television personality on NBC’s The Today Show, will host his weekly birthday segments from WBBH NBC2 this winter. Scott, 75, a native Virginian, owns a seasonal retreat on Sanibel Island, and says he plans to spend the next several months enjoying Southwest Florida’s warm weather and friendly people. “This is my group. Let’s be honest,” Scott said of his local fan base. “I love being down here. We should start a reality show; call it ‘Senior Citizens.’” Scott says he began visiting the area in the early ‘70s before purchasing a home on Captiva Island, then on Sanibel. “It’s just perfect,” he said. “A block from the beach, and it’s just a lovely neighborhood. I get down here a lot. If I’m anywhere near the area to do a job, I come over one night. Nothing like it in Florida.”….Cont….

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