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Updates from the Floyd County, Bartow County and Polk County jails.
Two Cartersville men arrested in Fairmont, W. Va., area in what authorities say was a ‘large-scale conspiracy’ to repeatedly bring meth to that region for redistribution. Arrests
Hurricane Florence: Now a category four monster with 140 mph winds, Florence targets Carolinas. No impact seen here so far. Plus: Updates on Helene, Isaac. Tropics
Rep. Christian Coomer among those being considered for vacancy on Georgia’s Supreme Court. Coomer
Cedartown service to remember Sept. 11, 2001. In Bartow: March to the Mountain begins at 9:11 a.m. Chattooga ceremony at 9 a.m. Additional local events, including Sunday’s appreciation dinner for firefighters at New Antioch. September 11
Education: Full house for Georgia Northwestern’s Industrial Career Day. Georgia Highlands hosts Tomb of the Unknown Soldier replica. Floyd, Rome school boards meet this week. Students named to state advisory councils. Education
Buzz: Community Foundation for Greater Rome seeks grant requests from area nonprofits. Georgia tax collections jump 7% in August. Freebie alert as Sweet Bar marks three years. Buzz
Ware Mechanical Weather Center: Mid 80s today, back to 90 by later in the weekend. Weather
Obituaries: Mr. William Carl Beatenbough, Ms. Geraldine Cothron, Dorothy LaNelle Daniel, Melburn Jacob Hibbard, Mr. Robert Lee Langham, Bessie Elizabeth Ott. 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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