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Celebrating 70 years of ‘Fall’s Finest Festival’ as Coosa Valley Fair rolls into town this Tuesday-Saturday. Plus: Continuing fair coverage on this page. Coosa Valley Fair
Comedy at the ballpark: Extras needed at State Mutual Stadium today for season three shooting of IFC’s ‘Brockmire’ starring Hank Azaria. Filming
Buzz: Pink Day detours to Riverside Parkway this Friday. Cartersville’s new Chick-fil-A due later this month. Rome Little Theatre’s performances of ‘Alice in Wonderland’ open Friday, Oct. 5 at the DeSoto Theatre. Buzz
Education: Berry College’s Mountain Day is Saturday; big crowds expected on and off campus. Oak Hill hosts “From Tree to Treasure: Woodturnings by Al Christopher.” Education
Campaign watch: Kemp in Rome, Cartersville on Tuesday. Floyd Republican Women Tuesday with local candidates. Political forums Oct. 9, Oct. 23. Our radio interview schedule. Sample ballots for Nov. 6. Politics
Podcasts: What are we following in Northwest Georgia? And what exactly would you want to hear? A quick survey. Podcasts
Ware Mechanical Weather Center: Mid to upper 80s through next weekend. No real rain concerns for the Coosa Valley Fair. Weather
Obituaries: Mr. Tamaine McKnight. Obituaries
Public Health restaurant inspection scores resume 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.
Rockmart jumps to no. 3 in AA state football poll. Rome, Calhoun remain in top spots; Cartersville no. 4. Rankings
Georgia holds at no. 2, Alabama no. 1 in AP Top 25. LSU no. 5.
Falcons now 1-3 on the season as Bengals win, 37-36 on Sunday.
Atlanta Braves open playoffs Thursday vs. …
Berry: Berry will host Sewanee, 6 p.m., Saturday.
Shorter: At home vs.West Alabama, 1 p.m., Saturday.
Georgia Bulldogs: At home vs. Vanderbilt, Saturday, 7:30 p.m., SEC Network.
Georgia Tech: Tech at Louisville, Friday at 7 p.m.
Hometown Headlines Radio Edition, 7-9 a.m. weekdays, WRGA 98.7 FM
At 7:40 a.m.: Eric Waters, CEO/Principal of Floyd College & Career Academy, highlighting the CCA’s Animation and Digital Media pathway. The pathway started this pathway two years ago in response to the movie/TV industry expansion in Georgia.
At 8:40 a.m.: Claudia Hamilton and Tracy Harrison from Living Proof Recovery on the upcoming “Garden Party” on Oct. 6.
State business headlines: Georgia Trend
Health headlines: Georgia Health News
Northwest Georgia jobs: Career Builder