Motorists enjoyed the lowest Thanksgiving gas prices in seven years, according to AAA, The Auto Club Group, which reports that gas prices declined throughout the holiday weekend as predicted. The national average on Thanksgiving Day was $2.05 – 75 cents lower than last year.
It won’t be too long until Georgia lawmakers reconvene under the Gold Dome in Atlanta. The 2016 session of the Georgia General Assembly will begin on Monday, January 11th.
The Atlanta Falcons lost to the Minnesota Vikings 20-10 in NFL action at the Georgia Dome on Sunday, marking the Falcons’ fifth loss in six games.
Black Friday is here! Many shoppers hit the stores as soon as the Thanksgiving dinner table was cleared as some Black Friday specials began to be offered on Thursday night.
Fourteen people lost their lives on Georgia’s roads over Thanksgiving weekend, according to the Georgia State Patrol. The 102-hour holiday travel period got underway at 6 pm on Wednesday night and ended at midnight on Sunday night.
The Rome Christmas Parade is this Tuesday night! The parade is set to traverse Broad Street in downtown Rome beginning at 6:30 pm. The theme is “A Colonial Christmas”. Former Rome City Manager John Bennett will serve as this year’s Grand Marshal.
Mark Richt has stepped down as the University of Georgia’s head football coach. The institution labeled the decision as ‘mutual’, though many speculate that Richt was fired.