MILLEDGEVILLE — Good morning. Here’s a look at what’s happening today.
A chance of showers and thunderstorms in the morning, becoming likely in the afternoon. Highs in the upper 80s. South winds 10 to 15 mph. Chance of rain 60 percent. Wednesday night mostly cloudy with a chance of showers and thunderstorms in the evening then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after midnight. Lows in the upper 60s. South winds 5 to 10 mph. Chance of rain 40 percent.
Best bet for today:
The Milledgeville Exchange Club meets today at noon at the Country Club.
On this day:
This week is National Automative Service Professionals Week. ASE established this program to honor the commitment and dedication of automotive, truck, and collision technicians, along with parts specialists and other support professionals who serve the motoring public.
Allied Arts will present watercolor workshops for adults taught by Dana Wiggins June 28 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Allen’s Market. Call 478-452-3950 for more information.
Our poll question for the week:
Do you plan to travel this summer?
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 today:
1. CANTOR DEFEAT SENDS SHOCK WAVES THROUGH GOP
Tea party challenger Dave Brat wins a stunning upset victory against the House majority leader in the 7th District Republican primary contest in Virginia.
2. OHIO, ILLINOIS SOLDIERS AMONG FIVE DEAD IN AFGHANISTAN
One of the American GIs killed by a U.S. airstrike was deployed a month after his father died and another one was engaged to be married.
3. US DOUBTS IRAQI PREMIER CAN STEM VIOLENCE
With no prospects for the emergence of a new leader who can stop further Sunni Muslim insurgency gains, the Obama administration is largely resigned to continue working with Prime Minister Nouri al-Maliki.