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Updates from the Floyd County and Bartow County jails.
Business: First look inside new East Rome Beverage Center, expected to open later this summer. Business
Rome City Commission to consider a referendum to move Sunday pouring hours up to 11 a.m.; First public hearing on 2018 millage rate is Monday. Commission
Comprehensive Plan 2040: From focused development in Lindale, Shannon to seeking alternative transportation and increasing tourism, plan draft now available for public review. Plan
Politics: Another 49 early votes cast on Thursday for primary runoff, 175 total so far this week. Politics
Buzz: Superhero Saturday returns to Tellus on July 14. Rome School Board meets Tuesday. Paddle Georgia seeking ideas for 2019 trip. Buzz
Weekend: Fishing tournament, paddle races and free concert Downtown, track & field championships, community yard sale for Davies Shelters. Weekend
Education: Eight students graduate from GNTC’s Basic Law Enforcement Academy. Education
Ware Mechanical Weather Center: Rain and thunderstorms expected later today and Saturday. Some could be strong to severe, over half-inch of rain possible. Forecast
Obituaries: Mrs. Margaret Fischer Bourne, Deborah Lynn Holmes Hays, Jean Feagin Johnson, Mr. Sammie Key and Mr. Stephen Forrest Lanier. 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
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