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Police: 187 accidents last month, down 10%. Top cause: Following too closely. Accidents
Adairsville Police: Calhoun man arrested after 127 Alprazolam pills found in his vehicle. Updates
Updates from the Floyd County and Bartow County jails.
Business: Rite Aid closing Maple Avenue store; prescriptions transferring to Walgreen’s near Floyd. Other locations being rebranded as Walgreen’s. Business
Courts: Emerson Mack Abbott Jr., convicted in the January 2015 shooting deaths of his neighbors James and Myra Reeves in eastern Floyd County, sentenced to life without parole. Story by WRGA
Wreck ruptures water main on bridge to Red Top Mountain; outage for some Acworth customers. Update
Buzz: ‘As Time Goes By’ garden proposed for Clocktower’s Neely Hill. Patchwork under way on Ga. 20 in West Rome. Buzz
Politics: Advance voting continues with 68 ballots cast in Floyd on Tuesday. Plus: Political notes. Politics
Ware Mechanical Weather Center: Another triple-digit heat index due today; no break from the low 90s throughout the weekend. Weather
Obituaries: Mr. Stephen “Steve” Loyd McBurnett. Obituaries
Public Health restaurant inspection scores. Dining
Area arrest reports for Floyd, Bartow, Polk counties sponsored by Living Proof Recovery. Crimewatch
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Chick-fil-A Dwarf House Sports Report: Sports
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