The Union Recorder

Local News

April 30, 2014

Morning Update, Wednesday, April 30

MILLEDGEVILLE — Good morning. Here’s a look at what’s happening today.





Weather: 





Chance of showers and thunderstorms early then showers and thunderstorms likely in the afternoon. Windy. Highs in the lower 80s. Southwest winds 10 to 20 mph. Chance of rain 70 percent. Tonight showers and thunderstorms likely in the evening then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after midnight. Lows in the lower 60s. West winds up to 10 mph. Chance of rain 60 percent.

On this day:

Today is Dia de Los Ninos. El día de los niños/El día de los libros (Children's Day/Book Day), is a celebration every day of children, families, and reading that culminates yearly on April 30. The celebration emphasizes the importance of advocating literacy for children of all linguistic and cultural backgrounds.

Best bet for today:           

The Collins P. Lee Tutoring Program holds free tutoring for grades three through six at the Collins P. Lee Community Center, 237 Harrisburg Road from 3:30 to 5:30 p.m. For more information call 478-445-0785.

Upcoming events:

Allied Arts will host bluegrass favorite Tom Brantley and Missionary Ridge at Allen’s Market May 2 at 7:30 p.m.

Our poll question for the week:

Do you think the city and county 911 systems should be consolidated? Click here to vote:

www.unionrecorder.com




10 Things to Know for Today from The Associated Press

:

Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about Wednesday:

1. BOTCHED EXECUTION IN OKLAHOMA

A condemned man succumbs of a heart attack after the delivery of a new drug combination fails to go as planned.

2. CLIPPERS' STERLING BANNED FROM NBA FOR LIFE

It's one the harshest penalties in the history of U.S. sports.

3. WHY STORMS AREN'T SUBSIDING IN THE US

The jet stream plunging from the Northwest is keeping a large, high-pressure system off the East Coast. And that's preventing the tornado-prone weather from moving east and weakening.

Text Only
Local News
Poll
AP Video
Kerry: Humanitarian Cease-fire Efforts Continue Raw: Corruption Trial Begins for Former Va Gov. The Carbon Trap: US Exports Global Warming UN Security Council Calls for Gaza Cease-fire Traditional African Dishes Teach Healthy Eating 13 Struck by Lightning on Calif. Beach Baseball Hall of Famers Inducted Israel, Hamas Trade Fire Despite Truce in Gaza Italy's Nibali Set to Win First Tour De France Raw: Shipwrecked Concordia Completes Last Voyage Raw: Sea Turtle Hatchlings Emerge From Nest Raw: Massive Dust Storm Covers Phoenix 12-hour Cease-fire in Gaza Fighting Begins Raw: Bolivian Dancers Attempt to Break Record Raw: Israel, Palestine Supporters Rally in US Raw: Air Algerie Flight 5017 Wreckage Virginia Governor Tours Tornado Aftermath Judge Faces Heat Over Offer to Help Migrant Kids Kangaroo Goes Missing in Oklahoma More M17 Bodies Return, Sanctions on Russia Grow
Facebook
Twitter Updates
Follow us on twitter
Parade
Magazine

Click HERE to read all your Parade favorites including Hollywood Wire, Celebrity interviews and photo galleries, Food recipes and cooking tips, Games and lots more.
Stocks
NDN Video
'Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 1' Sneak Peek GMA: Dog passes out from excitment to see owner Chapter Two: Designing for Naomi Watts Baseball Hall of Famers Inducted Florida Keys Webcam Captures Turtles Hatching Morgan Freeman Sucks Down Helium on 'Tonight Show' Robin Wright Can Dance! (WATCH) She's Back! See Paris Hilton's New Carl's Jr. Ad Big Weekend For Atlanta Braves In Cooperstown - @TheBuzzeronFox Chapter Two: Becoming a first-time director What's Got Jack Black Freaking Out at Comic-Con? Doctors Remove 232 Teeth From Teen's Mouth Bradley Cooper Explains His Voice in 'Guardians of the Galaxy' Deja vu: Another NYPD officer choke-holding a suspect 'Fifty Shades of Grey': Watch the Super Sexy First Trailer Now! Reports: Ravens RB Ray Rice Suspended For 1st 2 Games Of The Season Air Algerie plane with 119 on board missing over Mali Diamond Stone, Malik Newman, Josh Jackson and others showcase talent Free Arturo - The World's Saddest Polar Bear A Look Back at Batman On Film Through The Years