Morning Briefing: Will You Vote Today?

Here's what's happening in Canton this Tuesday.

1. Weather: Partly sunny skies await Canton today, says the National Weather Service. Despite the 20 percent chance of showers between 9 a.m. and 3 p.m., the high temperature today should be around 60 degrees. Tonight's low will be around 37 degrees.

2. In Case You Missed It: There is a big job fair coming to Woodstock and Cartersville on Wednesday, courtesy of Goodwill of North Georgia. Find out when you need to be at the career center and what you need to bring to ensure you get hired!

3. Happening Now: Don't forget today is the runoff election for the State House District 21 seat between Scot Turner and Brian Laurens. Early voting turnout was low, so here's to hoping today's voter count is respectable.

4. Looking Ahead: Are you struggling with your New Year's Resolution to go green? Come back at noon to learn some tips and tricks that you can employ to lead a healthier, more environmentally friendly lifestyle.

5. On This Date in History: On Feb. 5, 1985, the mayors of two warring cities came together in friendship to sign a treaty that formally ended hostilities between the two sides. The mayors of Rome, Italy and Carthage, Tunisia, officially concluded the Third Punic War, which had not seen active combat since Rome sacked Carthage and burned the city to the ground over a 17-day period in 146 BC.


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