The Atlanta Hawks saw a seven-game winning streak come to an end on Monday night as they fell to the Minnesota Timberwolves 117-107 at the Philips Arena.
Former Atlanta Brave Tommy Hanson died on Tuesday at the age 29. He passed away due to catastrophic organ failure.
The price of oil rose last week, pushing gasoline prices up with it, according to AAA, The Auto Club Group, which reports that the national average price of gasoline has risen four cents since October 31st. Georgia’s average rose by eight cents.
The Rome City and Floyd County Commissions each have meetings to start this work week.
The Chicago Bears beat the San Diego Chargers 22-19 in Monday Night Football at San Diego. The Bears were lifted to victory by a 25-yard touchdown pass from Jay Cutler to Zach Miller with 3:19 remaining in the game. Cutler broke the franchise record for touchdown passes in Monday night’s game; he now has 139 for Chicago.
Two people were killed in a pair of pedestrian-vehicle accidents over the weekend.
Community support is being sought for Little Free Libraries that are beginning to pop up around town.
The Atlanta Falcons were edged by the San Francisco 49ers 17-16 at Levi’s Stadium in Santa Clara, California on Sunday evening, marking the first time this season that the Falcons have lost consecutive games.