RaceTrac opening set for June 5 as business boom continues near the mall. RaceTrac
Business: Sykes closing Rome office by July 31 but employees will be offered a chance to work at home. Sykes
Posting this afternoon: Hardy Realty’s open house gallery for Sunday: Your first look at three homes in Rome/Floyd County, ranging in price from $154,900 to $199,900.
Reports from the Floyd County, Bartow County and Polk County jails.
Business: The epilogue for Alan’s Used Books on Broad Street: ‘Leaving this town, this bookstore and this community is really painful no matter what might be ahead for me.’ Business
Health: Make that Floyd Cherokee Medical Center effective today as Rome healthcare organization expands into third county. Health
More business: We have interviews scheduled for later this morning on two local business stories and will post those updates hopefully by midday.
Weekend: Get ‘Totally tubular’ with Saturday’s record-breaking Big Float — or maybe take in a few barbs from the Bard. Weekend
Education: Model, Pepperell grads earn Gate Scholarships at Berry. Busy month ahead for Floyd Board of Education. Schools
Education: Georgia Highlands announces spring President’s List and Dean’s List. Education
Buzz: DOT plans ‘quick response’ for Cartersville intersection. Tryouts set for ‘An Evening of Culture.’ Buzz
Ware Mechanical Weather Center: Afternoon thunderstorms possible throughout the weekend with highs in the upper 80s. Weather
Obituaries: Judith Lee Barcik, Dr. David Matthew Bowen, Ms. Sandra Reese. Obituaries
Public Health restaurant inspection scores. Dining
Area arrest reports for Floyd, Bartow, Polk counties sponsored by Living Proof Recovery. Crimewatch
Chick-fil-A Dwarf House Sports Report: Sports
Hometown Headlines Radio Edition, 7-9 a.m. weekdays, WRGA 98.7 FM, streaming.
State business headlines: Georgia Trend
Health headlines: Georgia Health News
Northwest Georgia jobs: Career Builder