MILLEDGEVILLE — Good morning. Here’s a look at what’s happening today.
Sunny and windy. Highs in the lower 90s. West winds 10 to20 mph. Tonight mostly clear. Lows in the upper 60s. West winds 5 to 10 mph.
On this day:
May is National Photo Month. This monthlong celebration of the memories market is the perfect opportunity to capture special moments.
Best bet for today:
Bingo is held at 7:30 p.m. at the American Legion Post 523 on Martin Luther King Jr. Drive. Call 478-452-1611.
Georgia Military College holds the grand opening for The Kidd Center, its new $17 million health and wellness facility, on Friday at 10 a.m. at 240 S. Elbert St. adjacent to the Cordell Events Center.
Our poll question for the week:
Do you think the unification charter draft will be ready for the General Assembly legislative counsel office by the proposed Sept. 15 deadline? 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 today:
1. AP EXCLUSIVE: NUKE SECURITY FAILED CRUCIAL DRILL
Armed security forces at a Montana missile base were unable to regain control of a nuclear weapon in a simulation of a hostile takeover of the launch silo.
2. IN NYC JAIL, UNINTENDED DEATH SENTENCES
Experts say Bradley Ballard's death after seven days in Rikers Island jail is only the latest example of how poorly equipped the city's jail system is to handle the mentally ill, coming five months before another inmate suffocated in an overheated cell.
3. MARKETPLACE BOMBING KILLS 31 IN RESTIVE CHINESE REGION
The latest act of violence in Xinjiang involved two SUVs loaded with explosives that plowed through shoppers in a busy street.
4.ALMOST HALF OF AMERICANS INDIFFERENT ABOUT MIDTERM VOTE
Who cares which party controls Congress? Only about half of Americans. The other 46 percent, not so much, according to an Associated Press-GfK poll.