- Chase that started in downtown Rome and ended in Cherokee County (Ala.) lands two Floyd County men in custody. Chase
- Health: State confirms second vaping death; governor, health department issue health warning. Plus: Earlier local concerns about vaping. Health
- State patrol: Cartersville woman struck, killed in Tuesday accident at U.S. 41 and Felton Road. Fatality
- Druck Report: Cartersville’s Drowned Valley Brewing Co. is just about ready to pour. Owners Dean Kimberly and JD Dean on how an idea is about to become a craft brew destination. Podcast
Weekend! presented by The Forum River Center. Fiddlin’ Fest returns. Oktoberfest celebration. Mushroom, Covered Bridge festivals. Two Sunday concerts. Weekend
Newscast: Our audio headlines and Rant of the Day.
Buzz: Kiwanis Club of Rome sellings pecans just in time for Thanksgiving. Floyd County Police Department’s 10th annual golf tournament is Nov. 1, to benefit Elevation House. Buzz
Obituaries: Mr. Ricky Keith Smith, Hillary Paris Thomas, Mr. Joshua Turner. Obituaries
- Ware Mechanical Weather Center: Slight rain chance overnight Friday; upper 40s on Sunday morning. Weather.
- Public Health restaurant inspection scores. Dining
- Greater Community Bank CrimeWatch: Updates on area arrests, police reports from across Northwest Georgia. Crimewatch
- Monday: Advance voting weekdays until Nov. 1. 8 a.m.-5 p.m., health department.
- Tuesday: The Rome TEA Party and the Conservative Coalition will hold a City Commission candidates forum at Fuddruckers.Begins at noon.
- Oct. 17: Political Forum. JoAnn Harbin Community Room, Willingham Gym, 560 N Division St., Rome. A social hour at 5 p.m.; the forum begins at 6.
- Nov. 5. Election day. Precincts open 7 a.m.-7 p.m.
- Candidate profiles, Q&A for the Ward 1 and Ward 3 Rome City Commission hopefuls. Also: Candidate forums, advance voting update.
Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports Report: Sports
- Brian McCann call’s it a career; ‘that’s it for me.’ Remembering 2003 and McCann’s impact in Rome.
- Atlanta Braves: St. Louis dominates from the first inning, eliminates Braves, 13-1.
- John McClellan’s high school picks. Cartersville, Unity should keep unbeaten streaks alive this week. McClellan.
- Friday’s schedule.
- Softball results from Wednesday.
LOCAL, STATE COLLEGE FOOTBALL
ATLANTA FALCONS: At Arizona, 4 p.m. Sunday, TV: Fox. Radio: 92.9 The Game.
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