It was another tough night for the Atlanta Braves in Miami last night as they fell to the Marlins 9-3 in the middle game of a three game set at Marlins Park.
The Atlanta Hawks could clinch their first round playoff series against the Indiana Pacers with a win in game six tonight at the Philips Arena. Atlanta currently leads the best-of-seven series 3-2. A win tonight would ensure a trip to the second round of the playoffs, in which they would face the Washington Wizards.
Election season is in full swing with the May 20th primary now less than three weeks away. Early voting began earlier this week and will continue through the Friday before the election.
It was a tough night at the office last night for the Atlanta Braves, who were shut out by the Miami Marlins 9-0 in game one of a three game series at Miami’s Marlins Park.
The Rome Braves lost the Asheville Tourists 12-7 in a marathon outing last night in Asheville, North Carolina. The Tourists jumped on the board early with three runs in the first and five in the third to take an 8-1 lead. That proved to be too much for the Braves to overcome, in spite of a later inning rally that included four runs in the fifth.
It appears that the Greater Rome area has dodged a bullet where the threat of severe weather has been concerned over the past few days. Tornadoes that rocked the Midwest and other parts of the Southeast did not end up wreaking havoc on our region. Concerns remain about the potential for flooding through late tonight. Floyd County Emergency Management Agency Interim Director Tim Herrington reminds motorists to be alert for flooded areas.
The former president and CEO of Boys & Girls Clubs of America Roxanne Spillet is slated to be the guest speaker for Berry College’s Spring Commencement on Saturday, May 10th.
The Rome Braves fell to the Asheville Tourists 8-2 in the opener of a three game series last night in Asheville, North Carolina. Both of the Braves’ runs were solo home runs – one from Eric Garcia in the first inning and another from Joey
Meneses in the fourth.