Five Things to Know Today, Sept. 14
Telephone town hall with Rep. Woodall is tonight.
Welcome to Wednesday, Sept. 14. Here are a few things to know as you head into the day.
The weather: Sunny, and the high will be about 92 degrees today. The low is creeping up, too: 64 degrees tonight. There's a 30 percent chance of rain tomorrow.
Gas prices: The average price of a regular gallon of gas nationwide is $3.634, almost a penny lower than yesterday, and in Georgia, it's $3.518, according to AAA. In Lilburn, prices reported to www.georgiagasprices.com in the past 24 hours ranged from $3.39 (at Kroger, 3050 Five Forks Trickum, near Oak Road) to $3.49 (at Chevron, 4784 Hwy 29 at Killian Hill Road).
Tell your congressman: U.S. Rep. Rob Woodall's office will hold a telephone town hall tonight to discuss the Balanced Budget Amendment. You can call in between 7 and 7:30 p.m. Dial toll-free (877) 229-8493 and enter 17849 as the event code.
Last day to buy discounted tickets at Walgreens for the Gwinnett County Fair, which starts tomorrow. Click here for more information.
Oh, say can you see: Francis Scott Key was inspired to write the Star-Spangled Banner after the Battle of Baltimore in the night of Sept. 13-14, 1814.