Latest Heritage First Headlines: Updates on the aftermath and what’s next following Rome’s Big Float. The Floyd sheriff’s race is the next big election — and its two years away. Rome River Jam already jamming with nearly 5,600 tickets sold. Finally, a break in the rain.

Latest Heritage First Headlines: Updates on the aftermath and what’s next following Rome’s Big Float. The Floyd sheriff’s race is the next big election — and its two years away. Rome River Jam already jamming with nearly 5,600 tickets sold. Finally, a break in the rain.

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Obituaries: Remember Dwight Hurt, Rome Middle School teacher.

Updates from the Floyd County, Bartow County and Polk County jails as well as Cartersville Police.

MORNING REPORT

The aftermath of Rome’s Big Float: Meetings set to outline new safety steps on our waterways. Social media remains mostly critical although some floaters have a different take. Aftermath

The real political story dominating the rest of 2018 is the sizzling sheriff’s race — in 2020. Two candidates have declared; we could see five more. Politics

Saturday’s Rome River Jam will be a big one; almoat 5,600 tickets already sold for Kane Brown, Riley Green and others. River Jam

Ware Mechanical Weather Center: Clear and dry at least through Thursday; highs in the mid to upper 80s. Weather

No additional obituaries from Sunday.

Public Health restaurant inspection scores Wednesday morning. Dining

Area arrest reports for Floyd, Bartow, Polk counties sponsored by Living Proof Recovery. Crimewatch


Chick-fil-A Dwarf House Sports Report: Sports

Rome Braves earn three-game sweep vs. Columbia.
Next: Off today, start three-game set in Asheville Tuesday.
Another walkoff winner by Charlie ‘Clutch’ Culberson for Atlanta Braves on Sunday.

Hometown Headlines Radio Edition, 7-9 a.m. weekdays, WRGA 98.7 FM, streaming.

7:40 a.m. David Early, Floyd’s vice president of support services and operations, on the new Floyd Cherokee Medical Center.
8:40 a.m. Jesse Demonbreun-Chapman, executive director and riverkeeper at Coosa River Basin Initiative, on what happened with Saturday’s Big Float and plans to prevent it from occurring again.

Also today:

Traffic: Georgia DOT, Google Maps or Waze.

State business headlines: Georgia Trend

Health headlines: Georgia Health News

Northwest Georgia jobs: Career Builder

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