Towing the hot line

Published 11:44 am Tuesday, July 12, 2011

Beneath lavender crepe myrtles, James Harris uses a weed trimmer to cut grass along south Washington Street Monday afternoon as temperatures in the city climbed to 97. The National Weather Service forecast calls for the mercury to climb to 96 today, 98 Wednesday, 96 Thursday and 92 Friday, with thunderstorms as a possibility all the while.

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