Monday, April 22, 2013

NW Georgia Severe Weather Team chases storms -- and storm reports. Speaking of: Sunny, upper 60s today; stormy Wednesday? Gas prices 44 cents lower than a year ago. Remembering David Hall, the techie who loved the Rome Braves.

For these and today's latest news and weather updates, please see

The Buzz of Northwest Georgia.

-Hayden Jennings and Devin Womack have taken their passion for weather and funneled it into the Northwest Georgia Severe Weather Team, a group of five storm-chasers covering 14 counties in Georgia and Alabama. Their goal: To "share with the public, the basic science of severe and hazardous weather of the Southeast through preventative measures such as education and reporting on forecasts."

-Remembering Dave Hall: For more than 700 games over 11 seasons, David W. Hall III found enough time away from his Internet business to photograph -- and at times webcast -- his passion for the Rome Braves. He earned a legion of friends doing do -- and many more with his "built from the ground up" digital business.


Georgia gas prices fall another six cents a gallon to $3.34; now 44 cents less per gallon vs. a year ago, according to AAA South.
-County by county low price guide.

'Normal' start to the week; storms due Wednesday

-Outlook: A cold front due Wednesday will boost our chances of some storms with isolated severe weather possible, according to the National Weather Service.

-Monday: Sunny, high of 69, low of 48.

-Tuesday: Sunny, high of 74, low of 54.-Wednesday: 80% chance of storms, high of 73, low of 47.


Hometown Headlines Radio Edition

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-Please join our guests including:

-Charlie Williams and Jarrett Shaddayon the 2013 Rome Leadership Prayer Breakfast, May 2, at The Forum.

-Dan Bevels of Floyd Medical Center on April 25 teleconference on hospice care for veterans.
-Ernie 'The K-man' Studard on the passing of another great Rome Braves' fan, David W. Hall III.
Hometown Sports
-Rome Braves fall 6-2 to Ashville.
-Rome is off Monday, begins seven games on the road Tuesday. Next home game: May 1.
-See Mills Fitzner's latest home game photos. Click


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