We hope you enjoyed the lovely weather that the Greater Rome area experienced over the weekend because nasty weather is headed our way. The National Weather Service predicts a 100 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms for today and tonight with daytime highs around 75 and overnight lows around 50. Conditions are expected to clear as the week progresses, though cooler temperatures are headed our way.
The Atlanta Braves completed a three-game sweep of the Washington Nationals with a 10-2 victory in the series finale yesterday afternoon at Turner Field.
A celebration of art from around Rome and Northwest Georgia, the third annual Spring Art Market opens today and continues through Saturday at the Rome Civic Center.
Of course, the big story in sports today is that Bubba Watson has won the 2014 Masters golf tournament! The former UGA standout took a three-shot victory to win it all at the Augusta National Golf Club yesterday; it was his second Masters win in the past three years. He was congratulated at the 18th hole by his two-year old son, Caleb.
The Atlanta Hawks will host the Charlotte Bobcats in NBA action tonight at Philips Arena. The game is set for 7:30 pm and will be televised on Sport South.
The human remains discovered in a wooded area along Spout Springs Road last Saturday, April 5th have been positively identified as those of 22-year-old Joshua Eugene Ferguson.
The Georgia Department of Labor has announced that it will host a special recruitment for job seekers that qualify for OJT, a federal on-the-job training program intended to help unemployed workers re-enter the labor force. The recruitment is scheduled for next Tuesday, April 15th from 10 am until 2 pm at the Rome Career Center, 462 Riverside Parkway.