Latest Heritage First Headlines: GBI investigating Gordon County shooting. ‘Cops for Kids’ draws regional support for Special Olympics. Streaking: Local football teams have notable streaks going. Living Proof’s Recover Rome hits a jackpot. How you can help with Florence relief. Weekend guide.

Latest Heritage First Headlines: GBI investigating Gordon County shooting. ‘Cops for Kids’ draws regional support for Special Olympics. Streaking: Local football teams have notable streaks going. Living Proof’s Recover Rome hits a jackpot. How you can help with Florence relief. Weekend guide.

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LATEST HEADLINES

GBI investigating officer-involved shooting in Gordon County that left one man wounded, jailed; fourth such investigation in Northwest Georgia since May.

Updates from the Floyd County and Bartow County jails.

MORNING REPORT

Floyd Sheriff’s ‘Cops for Kids’ softball tournament brings together law enforcement, first responders from around the region to support Special Olympics. Softball

Streaking! From 132 consecutive regional wins to a 31-game losing skid, several Northwest Georgia teams have some notable streaks going. Streaks

Living Proof’s Recover Rome clean-up event hits the jackpot. Recover Rome

Florence relief: RomeGaCares to accept donations starting at 10 a.m. Monday. Blood Assurance open in Cartersville today for blood donations. Florence

Lawrence Plantation’s Weekend Guide: Art Festival at Rose Lawn, independence fiesta and puppy plunge today. Look ahead at Sept. 21-23 events. Weekend

Ware Mechanical Weather Center: 40% rain chance, cooler temps and wind gusts up to 15 mph possible today. Latest on Tropical Storm Florence. Forecast

Obituaries: John Alonzo Sturgeon and Mr. David Wharton. 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.

College football:
-Berry tops Rhodes, 42-35.
-Shorter falls 51-7 at West Florida.
-Georgia over Middle Tennessee, 49-7.
-Georgia Tech loses at Pittsburgh, 24-19.
Atlanta Falcons host Carolina this afternoon.
Latest high school football rankings will post later today.
Community:
–Results from Saturday’s Roman Rumble 5K.
–Harbin Hero Hustle is Sept. 29.

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

Please join our guests Monday including:
7:40 a.m. Kent Howard and Greg Cater from the Fellowship of Christian Athletes on the 2018 edition of Fields of Faith coming to Barron Stadium on Wednesday, Oct. 17.
8:10 a.m. Jim Alred of Harbin Clinic with the latest on this year’s Harbin Hero Hustle and how you can take part on Sept. 29 — and help one of five local nonprofits win an extra $1,000.
8:40 a.m. Shane Hendrix, the environmental health manager at the Floyd County Health Department, on the Sept. 22 rabies clinic at the health department.

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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