MILLEDGEVILLE — Good morning. Here’s a look at what’s happening today.
Mostly sunny. Highs in the upper 80s. North winds5 to 10 mph. Saturday night partly cloudy in the evening then becoming mostly cloudy. Lows in the mid 60s. Light and variable winds. Sunday partly sunny with a 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the upper 80s. South winds 5 to 10 mph Sunday night mostly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 60s. Light and variable winds.
Best bet for today:
The third annual Ingram Memorial 5k Run/Walk will be held at the CSH campus in the pecan orchard Saturday, May 31. The event will begin at 8 a.m. For information contact Barbara Ingram Stone, email@example.com or 360-909-1739. The website for the event is www.meltingram.com. Registration begins at 6:30. The registration fee is now $25. The event is a fundraiser to raise awareness of cardiovascular disease and to support the Bill Ingram Jr. and Lt. Col. (Ret.) Ingram USMC Scholarship Fund.
The seventh annual Family Fun Day presented by Tracy Harper Productions will be held May 31 from noon to 5 p.m. at the Pecan Grove at Central State Hospital. The event will have free food and drinks as well as free games. There will also be a waterslide, a clown and music. Prizes will be given away. For information contact Tracy Harper 478-454-7556.
Our poll question for the week:
Do you think the city alcohol license fee should be increased? Click here to vote: www.unionrecorder.com
10 Things to Know for Today from The Associated Press :
Looking back at the stories to remember from the past week:
1. PUTIN PLEDGES TO RESPECT OUTCOME OF UKRAINE's PRESIDENTIAL ELECTION SUNDAY
The promise by the Russian president is a strong indication the Kremlin wants to cool down the crisis. Deadly violence has flared in eastern Ukraine this week, casting a shadow over Sunday's balloting. It is uncertain how widespread the voting will be in the east, where separatists have vowed to disrupt the election.