I know it seems like it should still be April or May, but we’ve arrived at the weekend before Christmas. It is a time for Christmas traditions and family. The daily headlines probably aren’t at the top of your list of priorities, but here they are anyway for those of you who are interested.
Today’s Featured Stories:
- Christmas Feature: Find out how you can use a Southern staple like Sweet Tea to liven up your food this Christmas.
- Parents, teachers and students in Harris County are mourning the unexpected loss of a first grade teacher.
- ByoPlanet is expanding and will be bringing 250 new jobs to the Athens area.
- Should businesses be protected from coronavirus-related lawsuits?
Temperatures will make it into the low 50s this afternoon and it will not be freezing tonight. There is a 40% chance of rain during the overnight hours.
Georgia reported 8,491 new coronavirus cases yesterday along with 38 deaths and 346 hospitalizations. Cases and the average number of cases are at an all time high.
- What’s it like to get the COVID-19 vaccine?
- Alcohol delivery is set to begin in Athens.
- The FDA approved the Moderna vaccine.
Quote of The Day:
“The thing about Christmas is that it almost doesn’t matter what mood you’re in or what kind of a year you’ve had – it’s a fresh start.” -Kelly Clarkson