Morning Briefing: Have You Voted Yet?
Here's what's going on in Canton this Monday.
1. Weather: Mostly cloudy skies are on tap for Canton today, according to the National Weather Service. Today's high temperature will be 55 degrees, followed by a low tonight of 45. There will be some areas of fog after 1 a.m. Tuesday. Expect a high temperature of 70 degrees tomorrow!
2. In Case You Missed It: A Woodstock man went on a wild ride Saturday night, leading the Georgia State Patrol on a two-county chase before he was finally brought down. Read more about the man and his highway hijinks here.
3. Happening Now: Don't forget to vote early for the Feb. 5 House District 21 runoff between Scot Turner and Brian Laurens! Check out the early voting totals so far and learn how you can cast your ballot in advance here.
4. Looking Ahead: Are you getting excited for Braves season? Come back at noon for the best chop talk on the web! If you love or hate the deals the front office has been making, we want to hear from you!
5. On This Date in History: On Jan. 28, 1896, the first conviction for a speeding ticket was handed out. A gentleman from East Peckham, Kent, United Kingdom was fined one shilling for the obscene, super speeder-esque crime of doing 8 mph in a 2 mph zone. Could you imagine if someone got caught today going four times faster than the speed limit?