The US Air Force Thunderbirds are coming to Rome, Georgia! The famed military jet demonstration team will make an appearance at the 2014 Wings Over North Georgia air show, JLC Air Show Management President John Cowman confirmed yesterday afternoon. The air show is set for October 18th and 19th at the Richard B. Russell Regional Airport.
Cave Spring’s Small Town Christmas in the Country scheduled for this weekend is still a-go as of early this morning. Organizers are slated to make a final decision as to whether or not to postpone the event due to the weather by noon today.
The Berry College women’s and men’s basketball teams dropped a pair of games with Oglethorpe University to open Southern Athletic Association play last night at Berry’s Cage Center.
The final edition of This Week In Northwest Georgia Football for the 2013 high school football season will be broadcast tonight on WLAQ AM 1410. Our sports panelists will take a look at the season in review on the program, brought to you by River City Bank. Air time is 6:15 pm. You can also listen online at www.wlaq1410.com.
A Lindale tradition will be revived with the Star Between The Smokestacks Lighting Ceremony on Saturday, December 7th at the Lindale Mill. Activities will get underway at 4 pm and will culminate with the lighting of the star at 6 pm, according to Alana Ellenburg, secretary and PR director for Restore Lindale.
People all over the world are mourning the loss of one of the 20th century’s most legendary leaders, Nelson Mandela. The former President of South Africa died yesterday at the age of 95.
The Atlanta Hawks will host the Cleveland Cavaliers tonight in what will be the first of three match ups between the teams this season. Kyle Korver will seek to break the NBA record for most consecutive games with a three-pointer in the showdown. Tip off is set for 7:30 pm at the Philips Arena. The game will be televised on Sport South.
Tune in for Atlanta Falcons football this Sunday on 95.7 FM The Ridge! The Dirty Birds will be in Green Bay, Wisconsin to take on the Packers. The game is scheduled to get underway at 1 pm at Lambeau Field. Air time for pre-game programming is 11 am from the Atlanta Falcons Radio Network.