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Today is Tuesday, Aug. 30. Here are five things you need to know:
- On this first day of the month, temperatures will be a tad cooler, with a high around 77. The forecast calls for partly cloudy skies during the day and evening, with an overnight low of 57.
- The at 12:15 p.m. today at the Parish of the Epiphany.
- The hosts at 10 am. The program is held for children under 2 years old who are with a caretaker.
- Winchester High School in a scrimmage today in Winchester.
- On this day in 1807, former U.S. vice president Aaron Burr is acquitted of a supposed plot to annex parts of the Louisiana and Spanish territory in Mexico. Burr would go on to find more infamy in his life when he killed Alexander Hamilton in a “duel of honor.”