1. Weather: Remember earlier this week when we said it was going to get even hotter? We weren’t kidding! According to the National Weather Service, the temperature will reach 98 degrees today. Complicating matters, the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration has issued a code red air quality alert for areas including Northeast Cobb County, meaning the air will be unhealthy for many people. Avoid prolonged outdoor activities!
2. In Case You Missed It: Marietta author Mitchell Gross plead guilty to scamming nearly $6 million through various schemes and tricks. He has been sentenced to 12 years in prison.
Kell High School standout cornerback and wide receiver Brendan Langley says that the University of Georgia is number four on his list of top schools, with rivals Alabama, Tennessee and South Carolina rounding out his top three.