Updates from the Floyd County and Bartow County jails.
- Three-member Floyd County Police team focused on Internet crimes against children; honored by GBI for the most cyber porn tips in the state last year. Tech crimefighters
- Business: Clem Trammell joins Heritage First Bank; will specialize in commercial lending. Business
- Buzz: ‘Dub’ Darville retiring at Shorter. Another 411 Connector open house set for Feb. 26 in Cartersville; ’roundabouts’ part of the plan. Mary Louise Lever’s spin on cheesecake takes the cheese (and first place). Buzz
- Today’s agenda: Blood drive at law enforcement center from 7 a.m.-1 p.m. Rome City Commission to decide fate of downtown smoking ordinance (watch meeting online). Agenda
- Ware Mechanical Weather Center: Warmer today, Tuesday but also wetter — at least 1.5 inches of rain beginning this afternoon. Weather
- Obituaries: Ms. Greer Fay Brock. Obituaries
- Public Health restaurant inspection scores resume Tuesday morning. Dining
- Area arrest reports for Floyd, Bartow, Polk counties. Crimewatch
Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports Report: Sports
20 area high school teams (boys and girls) ready to compete for state basketball titles.
-Includes links to brackets.
Local college basketball updates.
Busy community sports calendar.
Hometown Headlines Radio Edition, 7-9 a.m. weekdays, WRGA 98.7 FM
7:23 a.m.: Mandy Perry of Blood Assurance Rome will call-in from the Floyd County Blood Drive at the Law Enforcement Center today.
7:40 a.m. Shelley Daniel, Darlington’s theater director, as well as students Owen Payne and Leelee Barnes join us to talk about the school’s production of “Fiddler on the Roof.” The students play the mother and father in “Fiddler,” Tevye and Golde. (The interview will be available on Darlington’s Facebook page via Facebook Live).
8:40 a.m. Harbin Clinic’s Jim Alred talks about the 2019 Harbin Clinic Leprechaun-a-thon on March 16, including this week’s half-price registration special and what’s new about the event this year.