Check out the Winchester Patch 5 Things column for Thursday, Jan. 31:
1. Strong winds: Showers and temperatures reaching a high near 47 are expected during the day Thursday, according to the National Weather Service's forecast for Winchester. At night, it will be partly cloudy, with temperatures dipping to a low near 25. Winds are expected to be 22 to 30 miles per hour (mph) during the day, and 17 to 20 mph in the evening.
2. Special ceremony: Winchester resident Glen Doherty, one of four Americans killed in a terror attack at the U.S. Consulate in Benghazi, Libya on Sept. 12, 2012, will have his number 20 retired during a ceremony at 6:30 p.m. Thursday at the Winchester High School Field House.
3. In case you missed it: Winchester gymnast Alicia Sacramone retired from gymnastics this week.
4. Travel info: Want traffic updates or gas prices in the Winchester region? Take a gander at our Commute section for information.
5. Check back: Visit Winchester Patch at noon on Thursday to see a sampling of recently sold properties in Winchester.
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