William S. Davies to serve as grand marshal of the Nov. 27 Rome Christmas Parade.
Updates from the Floyd County, Bartow County and Polk County jails.
Dining: Look for Burger King to open in the former Popeye’s on Shorter Avenue before Feb. 1. Dining
Expanded report of the overnight accident on I-75 that killed an Emerson woman and left a Cedartown woman facings vehicular homicide and other charges. Updates
Politics: Qualifying continues for House District 14 special election. Latest on statewide primary runoff and how/when/where you can vote. Vote
Buzz: Rome City Schools’ nurses add breathing aide to their on-campus treatments. Gas prices dip as Thanksgiving travel begins; Rome among those with cheapest prices in the state. Highland Rivers gains two board members. Buzz
Ware Mechanical Weather Center: Thanksgiving looks great, 58 and sunny. Inch of rain due Friday night through Saturday afternoon. Weather
Obituaries: Eva Elaine Evans, Pedro Reboredo, Virginia Louise Wiggins. Obituaries
Public Health restaurant inspection scores. Dining
Area arrest reports for Floyd, Bartow, Polk counties sponsored by Living Proof Recovery. Crimewatch
Berry head football Coach Tony Kunczewski earns third consecutive SAA Coach of the Year honor. Vikings’ Bryson Lamboy, CJ Stone take player of the year titles. Vikings
Another playoff weekend for local football teams. Five high schools still in the hunt for state titles. Berry travels to Texas for round two of the NCAA DIII champion.
College football on Saturday:
-Berry: Vikings play Mary Hardin-Baylor in round two of the NCAA Division III tournament. 1 p.m. kickoff.
-Georgia Bulldogs: At home vs. Georgia Tech, noon.
-Georgia Tech: At Georgia, noon.
Atlanta Falcons, now 4-6, Saints Thursday night.
-Dec. 8: Registration is under way for the annual #JamieStrong Rome Half Marathon to be held at State Mutual Stadium.
Hometown Headlines Radio Edition, 7-9 a.m. weekdays, WRGA 98.7 FM
8:10 a.m. Brian Kemp, Georgia’s governor-elect, on the 2018 campaign and initial goals as he prepares to take office in January.
8:40 a.m. Scott Thompson and he and some well-known friends bring Christmas Back Home to the Rome City Auditorium on Dec. 7 and 8, and to Cedartown on Dec. 22.