The Atlanta Hawks will play host to the New York Knicks in NBA action tonight at the Philips Arena. Tip off is set for 7 pm. The game will be televised on Sport South.
The Tellus Science Museum in Cartersville has announced more details about their upcoming visit from a NASA Astronaut. Shane Kimbrough will talk about his experiences as an astronaut as the speaker for the Tellus Lunch and Learn lecture series on Monday, April 15th at 12:15 pm.
The Atlanta Braves opened their 2013 season in victorious fashion last night with a 7-5 win over the Philadelphia Phillies at Turner Field. Freddie Freeman, Dan Uggla, and Justin Upton all homered in last night’s game.
The Atlanta Hawks posted a 102-94 win over the Cleveland Cavaliers last night in NBA action at the Philips Arena. With the win, the Hawks improve to 42-33 on the season and 27-19 in the NBA’s Eastern Conference. They’ll return to action tomorrow night as host to the New York Knicks. Tip off is set for 7 pm. The game will be televised on Sport South.
When the 2013 season begins for the Rome Braves, not only will fans see new faces on the field, they will also see a new face in the broadcast booth. Rome native Ben Poplin has been tapped to serve as the 2013 voice of the Rome Braves on 95.7 FM The Ridge. Poplin brings three years experience of broadcasting baseball on the collegiate level to the table, having served as the voice of the Kennesaw State Owls for three seasons prior to this one. He has provided the play by play for a number of other sports at KSU as well.
Poplin, a graduate of Rome High School, says he is looking forward to hitting the road this week with the Rome Braves.
Rome and Northwest Georgia experienced spring conditions to kick off the month of April, with sunny skies yesterday and highs in the low 70s. Local residents can look for similar conditions today, although temperatures will be a bit cooler. Highs today will be around 66, according to the National Weather Service. Rain is expected to move into the area as we head into the latter part of the week.
The Rome Braves have released their roster for 2013.
Safe Kids of Floyd County wants to make sure that your kids are safe in the car. They do so with free child safety seat inspections by appointment, along with car seat safety education.