Latest Heritage First Headlines: Food trucks not finding the love in our area? RV fire in Bartow kills Ball Ground woman. John’s McClellan’s first column of the new high school football season. Back-to-school updates. Cooler weather starts Tuesday; rain, too.
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Updates from the Floyd County, Bartow County and Polk County jails.
With declining support in Rome, food truck operators depending on catering and travel outside the area to turn a profit. Food trucks
Bartow sheriff: Fire in RV under repair claims life of Ball Ground woman. Fatal fire
Business: Demolition of former East Rome Beverage Center location continues; new store open. Rehab Techniques coming to John Davenport. Business
Ware Mechanical Weather Center: Cooler starting Tuesday — but rain returns as well. Weather
Back-to-School: Students return to class this week in Rome, Floyd, Gordon and Polk county. Plus schedule changes, start dates, orientation events and school supply lists. Education
Obituaries: Mr. Thomas Eugene “Gene” Pye. Obituares
Public Health restaurant inspection scores return Tuesday morning. Dining
Area arrest reports for Floyd, Bartow, Polk counties sponsored by Living Proof Recovery. Crimewatch
Chick-fil-A Dwarf House Sports Report: Sports.
John McClellan on high school football: A look at coaching changes, scrimmage schedules and what you need to know about the 2018 season. McClellan
Late Rome Braves’ rally falls just one run shy as Lexington wins, 6-5.
Home stand starts tonight vs. Greensboro.
Meet the Eagles Tuesday night.
The return of ScoreStream on our sports pages.
-High school football schedules and preseason events.
-Tickets on sale for Rome, Calhoun games at Corky Kell Classic on Aug. 16 at Barron Stadium.
-Fall openers for Berry, Shorter football plus schedules.
-Practice is about to begin for the Atlanta Falcons.
-Details on the Aug. 18 Gary Tillman Memorial Clocktower 5K & 2 mile Health Walk.
-The 2018 edition of the Harbin Hero Hustle 5K and two-mile health walk is Sept. 29; help pick the five local charities to participate in the Harbin Hero Challenge.
Hometown Headlines Radio Edition, 7-9 a.m. weekdays, WRGA 98.7 FM, streaming.
7:40 a.m. John McClellan with an advance look at the 2018 high school football season. What has changed since last fall and what we can expect this year.
8:40 a.m. Lynne Reagan Barton of CASA on the group’s Aug. 18 fund-raiser that includes a cocktail party, an art auction and silent auction.
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