The daily 5 has the weather forecast, gas prices, and some suggestions on how to spend your day.
1. The weather
The National Weather Service predicts showers likely, mainly before 7 a.m. Throughout the day it will be cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with temperatures falling to around 50 degrees by 5 p.m. Tuesday night it will be partly cloudy, with a low around 31 degrees.
2. Varsity boys basketball game
The Dexter varsity boys basketball team will take on Pinckney tonight at 7 p.m. at Dexter High School. Come support the Dexter Dreadnaughts.
3. Bible study at St. Andrew's United Church of Christ
A Bible study will take place at St. Andrew's United Church of Christ today in Dexter beginning at 9:30 a.m. All are invited.
4. Gas prices
MichiganGasPrices.com reports the following gasoline prices in the Dexter area as of Monday night:
- $3.34 a gallon (regular) BP, 200 Baker Rd.
- $3.35 a gallon (regular), Sunoco, 2940 Baker Rd.
- $3.35 a gallon (regular), Pilot Service Station, 195 Baker Rd.
- $3.35 a gallon (regular), Pilot Service Station, 750 Baker Rd.
- $3.45 a gallon (regular), BP, 8135 Main St.
- $3.45 a gallon (regular), Mobil, 7177 Dexter-Ann Arbor Rd.
5. This day in history
Dec. 4, 2009: On this day in 2009, 22-year-old American exchange student Amanda Knox was convicted of murdering her British roommate, Meredith Kercher, in 2007 in Perugia, Italy. Knox received a 26-year prison sentenc. Her 25-year-old Italian boyfriend, Raffaelle Sollecito also was convicted in the murder. For more historic dates, visit www.history.com.