Oil prices spiked briefly last week due to tensions between Saudi Arabia and Libya, according to AAA, The Auto Club Group, which reports that Florida gas prices have responded in kind. The average price for a gallon of gasoline rose by 10 cents in Florida, but is about the same in Georgia and Tennessee.
The Atlanta Braves fell to the Pittsburgh Pirates 4-2 in Spring Training action on Sunday at Champion Stadium in Kissimmee, Florida.
Something for every woman will be offered at the 2015 Northwest Georgia Women’s Expo scheduled for Saturday, March 28th from 9 am until 3 pm at the Clarence Brown Conference Center in Cartersville. The event will feature some 79 exhibitors with products and services for women, health screenings, door prizes and crash prizes. The grand prize of a kayak and matching paddle will also be given away, courtesy of Cedar Creek Park in Cave Spring. Alisha’s Kitchen will serve as the food vendor for the event.
Police anticipate autopsy reports to be available on Tuesday for the remains that were found on Friday off Kingston Highway.
The Atlanta Hawks will host the Milwaukee Bucks tonight at 7:30 pm at the Philips Arena.
Filming for the ABC Studios production of “The Kingmakers” that had been scheduled for Wednesday, April 1st has been moved up to this Sunday, March 29th.
Young models will walk the runway in fashions made completely of recycled materials during a Recycled Fashion Pageant to be hosted by the Girl Scouts of Rome and Floyd County at Georgia Highlands College on Saturday. The fashion show will begin at 2:30 pm and is open to all ages, guys and girls and those with special needs, according to co-director Nancy Fowler, who says that awards will be given to those with the best fashions.