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GSO Cancels Performances, Fit City

Here's a morning rundown of what you need to know on Friday, Jan. 13.

GSO Cancels Performances, Fit City

Good morning, Kennesaw. Here's Friday's briefing to help you start your day.

In local weather, today will be mostly cloudy before gradually becoming sunny. The National Weather Service reports a high near 42 with a low tonight around 22.

has canceled four of its remaining seven performances this season to avoid going into debt, reports the Marietta Daily Journal. In May, the Kennesaw-based orchestra changed its name from the Cobb Symphony Orchestra to the Georgia Symphony Orchestra to reflect its growth. You can  Anyone with questions about canceled tickets should call 770-429-7016. 

In other arts-related news, Kennesaw Patch is offering two free tickets to the Blast! musical at the Cobb Energy Performing Arts Centre. To enter, and leave a comment stating how long you've been reading Kennesaw Patch and what you like about it. Then, you'll automatically be entered in a drawing. Submit your entry by 11:59 p.m. on Tuesday, Jan. 17.

In case you missed it, the mayor's office has launched a new health and wellness initiative called Fit City Kennesaw. Join other community members in a citywide effort to get healthy.

As a reminder, Monday is Martin Luther King Jr. Day. The city of Kennesaw will celebrate during a special ceremony at Saturday, while will host poet Nikki Giovanni on Monday. We'll post information on local closures later today.

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