It is time for Friday Night Lights as area high school football teams take the field tonight for the fifth week of the 2018 regular season.
College football will hit the airwaves of 95.7 FM The Ridge and WLAQ AM 1410 on Saturday.
The Atlanta Braves were off on Thursday and will return to SunTrust Park tonight to open a ten-game homestand with an outing against the Washington Nationals. Kevin Gausman will serve as the starting pitcher for Atlanta, and Max Scherzer will head to the mound for DC. First pitch is set for 7:35 pm. The game will not be broadcast on WLAQ AM 1410 as we will be covering high school football tonight. WLAQ will rejoin the Braves Radio Network for the rest of the Braves’ three-game weekend set with the Nats.
While you are out at the Russell Regional Airport for the 2018 Rome Balloon Festival this weekend, take a moment to view the aircraft on display from the Museum of Flight. You might even take it a step further and visit the museum itself, which shares a hangar with Tiger Flight at Rome’s airport.
The RomeGACares relief effort spearheaded by the Floyd County Sheriff’s Office has again galvanized into action to assist those who may be impacted by Hurricane Florence.