Latest Heritage First Headlines: A year later, relatives, colleagues to honor slain Polk Detective Kristen Hearne. Don Neo’s opens on Broad Friday. Follow Parker Systems’ crews into Florence’s aftermath. RomeGaCares opens at 10 a.m. John McClellan’s high school football picks; latest rankings. Falcons win. Georgia no. 2 in Top 25.
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One year later, family and fellow officers to honor slain Detective Kristen Hearne. Two suspects charged with her murder awaiting trail. Remembrance
Don Neo Tacos & Elotes opens in downtown Rome on Friday as the popular West Rome food truck adds expanded menu, service. Don Neo
GBI investigating officer-involved shooting in Gordon County that left one man wounded, jailed; fourth such investigation in Northwest Georgia since May. Shooting
Follow Parker Systems as crew, convoy arrive in storm-stricken Carolinas to help repair communications network. Parker Systems
Florence relief: RomeGaCares to accept donations starting at 10 a.m. Monday. Relief
Ware Mechanical Weather Center: Back to 90 or warmer starting Tuesday. Weather
Obituaries: Ms. Shelia Brown, Mr. Nolain Cunningham, Mr. Philip J. Smith Jr. Obituaries
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’s for 14 games this weekend: 1-point win for Darlington; Cartersville by 29 over Cedartown; Rome by 30-plus over Cass; Ws for Pepperell, Model; easy Calhoun, Rockmart wins, too. McClellan
Cartersville climbs to no. 2 in latest 4A rankings. Also: 5A Rome, 3A Calhoun remain in first; Darlington is no. 4 (A private); Rockmart is no. 5 (2A). Rankings
Georgia climbs to no. 2 in AP Top 25; Alabama no. 1; Clemson drops to third.
Falcons get first win of the season vs. Panthers; host Saints at 1 p.m. Sunday.
At 3-0, Berry Vikings rise to no. 17 in the DIII football poll just out.
Berry at Centre, 7 p.m. Saturday.
Shorter at Valdosta State, 7 p.m. Saturday.
Georgia at Missouri, noon Saturday.
Georgia Tech at home Saturday vs. Clemson, 3:30 p.m.
-Harbin Hero Hustle is Sept. 29.
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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.
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