The first-round playoff series between the Atlanta Hawks and the Boston Celtics moves to Atlanta for game five tonight. Tip off is set for 8:30 pm. Television coverage will be provided on Fox Sports Southeast and TNT.
If you have outdoor trash and debris that you wish to burn, you better do it before Sunday, May 1st. On that date, Georgia’s outdoor burn ban will be reinstated and will remain in place through September 30th.
The Atlanta Braves fell to the New York Mets 3-2 in the series finale between the teams on Sunday at Turner Field, allowing the Mets to sweep the three-game weekend set. It was the fifth straight loss for the Braves.
The Rome Braves were edged by the Asheville Tourists 4-3 in the finale of a four game series at State Mutual Stadium on Sunday. The Braves are off today.
Following a decline during the first few days of last week, gas prices rose in line with the price of oil, according to AAA, The Auto Club Group, which reports that the national average price of gasoline was $2.13 on Sunday. That average is two cents more than a week ago, but 38 cents less than last year and $1.56 less than this time two years ago.
The Rome City and Floyd County Commissions will each hold regular meetings to start this work week.
The Atlanta Hawks were defeated by the Boston Celtics 104-95 in overtime in game four of the teams’ first-round NBA playoff series on Sunday night at Boston. The best-of-seven set is now tied at 2-2.