The latest on The Big Switch: Joint meeting of city, county commissions on Tuesday to be follow by called chamber board meeting Wednesday. Plus: A look at panic, power and purpose in Monday’s Druck Report. Big Switch
Business: Glass Doctor on the move to mall area within four to six months. Truett’s Chick-fil-A displays new interior; opening set for Dec. 13. Business
Health: Ground work under way on Redmond’s East Rome urgent care clinic. Floyd welcomes preemies on Dec. 9. Honors for Polk Medical Center. Health
No class for Polk School District on Dec. 12 as Rockmart High School heads to state championship at The Benz, 1 p.m. game. Polk
Remembering George H.W. Bush: The 41st President of the United States dies at age 94. Bush
Politics: Over 8,000 advance voters for statewide runoff in Floyd, Bartow, Polk, Gordon. Next up: Polls open Tuesday, 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. Updates on the House District 14 special election on Dec. 18. Politics
Ware Mechanical Weather Center: Soggy Saturday ahead with strong to severe storms possible, up to 1-inch or more of rainfall. Partly sunny and warmer on Sunday. Forecast
Ware Mechanical Weather Update: What to know about Winter Weather Awareness Week, next Monday-Friday. Winter weather
Buzz: Berry Student Enterprises’ Season’s Harvest hosting Poinsettia sale on Monday, Dec. 3. Floyd Commission moving Dec. 11 regular meeting time to 10 a.m. Buzz
Christmas 2018: Your guide to this year’s parades, religious celebrations, musicals and longtime traditions. Next up: A Lindale Christmas today. Christmas
Obituaries: Mr. George Wade Moody, Mr. Oliver “Tony” Rickard, Mr. William Franklin “Billy” Robinson and Mr. Howard Roper. 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 five homes in Rome and Cave Spring, priced from $132,000 to $409,900. Open Houses
Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports Report: Sports.
High school football state semifinals:
-Class 5A: Rome falls to Warner Robins, 28-45. Wolves historic win streak ends at 40-games.
-Class 4A: Cartersville beats Marist, 17-14, to advance to state championship on Dec. 12.
-Class 3A: Calhoun falls to Peach County, 22-7.
-Class 2A: Rockmart beats Callaway, 28-22, to advance to state championship on Dec. 12.
-Georgia Bulldogs: SEC Championship vs. Alabama, 4 p.m. Saturday, CBS.
-Georgia Tech: Next: Bowl game to be decided.
Atlanta Falcons at home vs. Baltimore at 1 p.m. Sunday.
-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
Please join our guests Monday including:
7:40 a.m. Mandy Perry of Blood Assurance Rome on the need for blood donations during the bustling Christmas season.
8:40 a.m. Amy Knitig, director of development, and Lisa Moore, executive director, from Haven Health on changes there as well as ongoing services to the community.