The Union Recorder


June 30, 2014

Morning Update, Monday June 30

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


Patchy fog early then mostly sunny. Slight chance of showers and thunderstorms in the morning then a chance of showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon. Highs in the lower 90s. South winds 5 to 10 mph shifting to the northwest in the afternoon. Chance of rain 30 percent. Tonight partly cloudy with a chance of showers and thunderstorms in the evening. Then a slight chance of showersAnd thunderstorms after midnight. Patchy fog after midnight. Lows in the lower 70s. Light and variable winds. Chance of rain 30 percent.

Best bet for today:

The Oconee River Buskers Square Dance Club meets at the Walter B. Williams Recreation Center at 7:30 p.m.

On this day:

 Did you know June is National Rose Month? They come in so many different colors, shapes and styles.

Upcoming events:

Allied Arts will offer a photography workshop July 14-17. Cost is $65. For more information call 478-452-3950.

Our poll question for the week:

Do you think Baldwin County needs a stronger ordinance on property upkeep to combat blight? Vote in our online poll at

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:


If confirmed by the Senate, Robert McDonald, a former Proctor & Gamble executive, would succeed Eric Shinseki, who quit last month as head of the struggling agency.


The vast territory straddling Syria and Iraq that has been seized by an al-Qaida splinter group will be established as a state, the group announces.


The murder trial of the former Olympic athlete resumes in Pretoria after he underwent psychiatric examinations for a month.

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Excited boys and girls participate in the ‘Mommy and Me’ swim instruction class taught by Gail Oliver and Ansley Roberts.

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Chatter Boutique owner Amber Patitucci shows off a new shipment of jewelry. The former educator turned businesswoman is celebrating one year of business. To commemorate the event, the store is featuring a birthday bash sale with items at half price.

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The Baldwin County 12U All-Stars are state champions.

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