Heritage First Headlines: Two men acquitted in murder trial of Berry College student. New owners for Brewhouse Music & Grill. No current plans to close Rome, Cartersville Mattress Firm stores. Final day of Coosa Valley Fair.
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Two men charged in murder of Berry College student last fall found ‘not guilty’ of all charges. Verdict
Dining & Drink: Jay Shell sells Brewhouse Music & Grill; will focus on booming Rome City Brewing Co. craft beer sales, Tap Room. Brewhouse
Business: Mattress Firm files for bankruptcy with plans to close 200 stores with more to come. No changes at Rome or Cartersville locations for now. Mattress Firm
Gordon County man, a former guard at Hays State Prison, faces federal charges of possession with the intent to distribute methamphetamine. Suspect
Health: Willowbrooke at Floyd sets Oct. 18 session on warning signs of youth suicide. Flu shots in Taylorsville Oct. 9, 16. Health
Final day of Coosa Valley Fair: Today’s schedule. Also: Latest results.
Lawrence Plantation’s Weekend Guide: On stage, ‘Alice,’ ‘Rumors.’ Plus: Coosa Valley Fair, Locomotive Chase, Tumor Trooper event, football. Weekend
Campaign watch: Final day to register to vote in the Nov. 6 election is Tuesday. Radio: Attorney general hopeful Charlie Bailey on Monday, Brian Kemp on Tuesday. Forums: Tuesday (Floyd), Oct. 23 (Polk). Sample ballots. Politics
Buzz: GNTC holding Fall Plant sale now through Oct. 12. Rome Board of Education meets Tuesday. Buzz
Ware Mechanical Weather Center: Slight rain chance of 20% all weekend, but otherwise, mostly sunny with highs near 90. Forecast
Obituaries: Paul Franklin Autry, Mr. Henry Burge, Mrs. Tressie Lee Messer Hanks, Mr. Tywand Stewart and Miss Susan T. Whitehead. Obituaries
Public Health restaurant inspection scores. Dining
Area arrest reports for Floyd, Bartow, Polk counties sponsored by Living Proof Recovery. Crimewatch
Hardy Realty’s open house gallery for Sunday: Your first look at four homes in Rome, priced from $139,900 to $399,000. Open Houses
Chick-fil-A Dwarf House Sports Report: Sports.
High school football scoreboard: Big wins for Rome, Coosa, Rockmart, Cartersville, Calhoun, Chattooga and Cedartown.
Georgia Tech: Yellow Jackets stomp Louisville, 66-31 on Friday.
College football today:
Berry: Berry will host Sewanee, 6 p.m.
Shorter: At home vs.West Alabama, 1 p.m.
Georgia Bulldogs: At home vs. Vanderbilt, 7:30 p.m., SEC Network.
Updates on Atlanta Braves-Dodgers playoffs.
Atlanta Falcons (1-3). Next: At Pittsburgh, 1 p.m. Sunday, Fox Schedule
Hometown Headlines Radio Edition, 7-9 a.m. weekdays, WRGA 98.7 FM
Monday’s guests include:
8:10 a.m. Charlie Bailey, Democratic candidate for Georgia’s attorney general.
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State business headlines: Georgia Trend
Health headlines: Georgia Health News
Northwest Georgia jobs: Career Builder