Armuchee High School’s marching band will host their 8th annual Armuchee Invitational Marching Contest and Festival this Saturday, September 26th at the school.
College football will take to the airwaves of 95.7 FM The Ridge and WLAQ AM 1410 this Saturday.
It is officially autumn. The leaves have already started to change colors, and it won’t be too long until Georgia State Parks and Historic Sites begin posting Leaf Watch updates on their website. The updates will be available at www.gastateparks.org starting on October 1st, according to Public Affairs Coordinator Kim Hatcher, who says that the site also provides information about the best parks at which to catch a glimpse of some fall color.
Today is the first day of autumn as the autumnal equinox occurred this morning just before 4:30 am. The autumnal equinox is one of two times each year when the amount of daylight and dark are equal. The vernal equinox will occur in the spring. The days will continue to get shorter from here on and will lengthen again after the first day of winter on December 22nd.
The Atlanta Braves beat the National League East-leading New York Mets 6-3 in the finale of a three game set at Citi Field in Flushing, New York on Wednesday night, allowing the Braves to take the series 2-1.
The Floyd County Board of Education has chosen Dr. John Jackson to serve as interim superintendent as the school system continues its search for a permanent superintendent. His selection was approved unanimously by the board during a called meeting on Tuesday morning.
Georgia Highlands College has announced that it will celebrate the naming of the W. George Pullen Annex during a special ceremony this Friday, September 25th at 10 am on the college’s Rome campus in the Student Center.
The Atlanta Braves beat the National League East-leading New York Mets 6-2 on Tuesday night in the middle outing of a three game series at Citi Field in Flushing, New York.