Very heavy rainfall is expected in several waves, early Friday morning, again Friday evening/night, and a final round during the day Saturday. Storm totals to 8 inches are possible.
1-7-07 The Gainesville Municipal Airport might be getting a new name in the future. Monday morning at 10:30 am the Airport Board of Directors will listen to citizens that want to rename the airport to honor decorated 4-Star General Lew Allen.
Allen was raised and educated in Gainesville. City residents hope the board of directors approve the name chnage this go-around. The final decision will come from the city council at a later date.