Updates from the Floyd County and Bartow County jails.
Neighbors helping neighbors: Between the Rivers community comes together after fire destroys a historic home and heavily damages another. Cause of Saturday’s blaze is still under investigation. Fire
Business: Ideal Meals of Rome moving into new building as business doubles and delivery options expand into Cartersville, Cedartown; Some 4,000 meals prepared each week. Business
Dining: Chef Andrea Wallace bringing Bridge House Cafe to Church Street in Cartersville; New eatery joins Bridge House Interiors opening Jan. 23. Dining
Martin Luther King Jr. Celebration: Four-day event planned Jan. 18-21 to celebrate his life and legacy on what would have been his 90th birthday. King Celebration
Business: Rome Kroger store changing hours to 6 a.m. to 1 a.m. daily; will no longer be open 24-hours effective Jan. 13. Kroger
Ware Mechanical Weather Center: Another gorgeous day ahead with sunny skies, high near 63. Flood warnings continue for parts of the Coosa River near Plant Hammond and Lock & Dam. Forecast
Obituaries: Mrs. Sandra Joy Freeman Bryant, Aida “Lulu” Fahmy Farid and Abigail Kailah “Abbie” Shetter. Obituaries
Public Health restaurant inspection scores. Dining
Area arrest reports for Floyd, Bartow, Polk counties. Crimewatch
Hardy Realty’s open house gallery for today: Four homes in Rome, priced from $135,000 to $399,899. Open Houses
Two former Cartersville High football standouts prepare to face each other in Monday’s College football national championship game.
-Alabama vs. Clemson.
Scores from Saturday’s high school basketball games.
College basketball updates.
Updates from NFL wild card games.
Hometown Headlines Radio Edition, 7-9 a.m. weekdays, WRGA 98.7 FM
Please join our guests Monday including:
7:10 a.m. Michael Skeen, Floyd County’s director of public works, on the open house for the new recycling center on Jan. 12 and the residential household hazardous waste/electronics recycling event on Jan. 19.
8:40 a.m. Stephanie McElhone and Cheryl Bishop from the Rome-Floyd YMCA on the 2019 One Warm Coat campaign to provide new or gently used coats for those in need.