1. Weather: Expect sunny skies in Canton today, says the National Weather Service. The high temperature today will be around 54 degrees, with a low tonight of roughly 36 degrees.
2. In Case You Missed It: The City of Canton's website has been named one of the most transpartent government websites in the country by the editors of Sunshine Review. The Cherokee County government also earned transparency honors.
3. Happening Now: Registration is now underway for April's free cancer screenings at Northside Hospital-Cherokee. Find out how you can book a free prostate or skin cancer screening over the phone.
4. Looking Ahead: The tenth annual Run for the Children 5K Race and 1 Mile Fun Run is coming to downtown Canton next weekend! Come back at 9 a.m. to find out how to register for the race and what other awesome activities will take place to help benefit Cherokee's children.
5. On This Date in History: On March 14, 1757, British Admiral John Byng was executed by firing squad for "failing to do his utmost" to prevent the French from capturing the British-held island of Minorca the previous May. Although there was widespread public support for Byng, who was seen as a scapegoat, King George II refused to pardon the admiral and his death sentence was carried out on the HMS Monarch.