Baseball season is right around the corner! The Atlanta Braves held their first Spring Training workout of 2018 on Monday at Disney. The team is slated to play their first Grapefruit League game of the year on Friday in Port St. Lucie against the Mets.
Motorists are seeing steady discounts at the gas pumps (at least for now), according to AAA, The Auto Club Group, which reports that gas prices in Georgia have declined the last 16 consecutive days for a total of nine cents. During the past week, the state average dropped five cents. Sunday’s state average of $2.41 is three cents less than a month ago but 23 cents more than this same time last year.
Floyd County Manager Jamie McCord indicates that 2017 was an active year for the county. He delivered his annual report for last year at the most recent gathering of the Floyd County Commission.
High temperatures for the Greater Rome area are expected to be in the 70s throughout this week, according to the National Weather Service.
Team LeBron beat Team Stephen 148-145 in the 2018 NBA All-Star Game held on Sunday at the Staples Center in Los Angeles.