The Atlanta Hawks beat the Washington Wizards 111-101 in game four of the first-round NBA playoff series between the teams on Monday night at the Philips Arena, evening the series at two games apiece.
The American Red Cross wants your blood this spring! Blood donations are desperately needed to restock Red Cross supplies for the season, attests Kristen Stancil, External Communications Manager for Biomedical Field Marketing and Communications for the organization’s Southern Region. She’s asking Northwest Georgia residents to roll up their sleeves and make a donation!
The Atlanta Braves fell to the Philadelphia Phillies 5-2 on Sunday in the finale of a three-game set at Philadelphia’s Citizens Bank Park, allowing the Phillies to sweep the series. It was the Braves’ sixth straight loss.
The Atlanta Braves were off on Monday and will continue their current 10-game road trip with a three-game series in New York against the Mets tonight through Thursday. Julio Teheran is scheduled to serve as the starting pitcher for Atlanta in tonight’s opener, while Robert Gsellman will get the start for New York. First pitch is set for 7:10 pm at Citi Field in Flushing. The game will be broadcast on WLAQ AM 1410. Air time for pre-game programming is 5:55 pm from the Atlanta Braves Radio Network.
Oil prices pushed lower last week, giving motorists hope for continued relief at the gas pump. AAA, The Auto Club Group, reports that the national average price for gasoline has climbed 14 cents since February, but that upward trend came to an end over the weekend.
The Rome City Commission will meet in regular session this evening. They’ll gather for a caucus session at 5 pm, to be followed by their regular meeting at 6:30 pm at City Hall (the City Auditorium). Both sessions are open to the public.
The Atlanta Hawks will host the Washington Wizards tonight in game four of the first-round NBA playoff series between the teams. Tip off is set for 8 pm at the Philips Arena. Television coverage will be provided on Fox Sports Southeast and TNT.