Newscast: Old Toys R Us up for auction. Stylist indicted in husband’s murder. Latest on SWAT shooting. Rant: The headlines hit close to home.


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Tuesday’s first news:
  • Former Toys R Us store at Mount Berry Mall is up for auction next month. Starting bids: $200,000.  Food City schedules hiring events for new Calhoun store
  • From WZQZ Radio: Renee Lanham, known for her work at Hair Benders, indicted by a  Chattooga County Grand Jury on charges related to husband’s muder two years ago.
  • GBI statement: Rome/Floyd SWAT team deployed to arrest Aycock; he refused to drop his weapon and died from wounds he sustained.
  • Politics:  Candidate interviews begin; ‘meet and greet’ set for Oct. 3; first forum this Thursday (four of nine candidates confirmed). Election day is six weeks off.
  • Rant of the Day: When news hits too close to home.

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