Newscast: Two Floyd men held following chase to Ala. Another vaping death; more concerns. ‘Fest’-ive weekend. Rant: Brian McCann a part of our sports history.

Newscast: Two Floyd men held following chase to Ala. Another vaping death; more concerns. ‘Fest’-ive weekend. Rant: Brian McCann a part of our sports history.


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News and sports dominate today’s headlines:

  • A chase that started in downtown Rome and ended in Cherokee County (Ala.) lands two Floyd County men in custody.
  • Health: State confirms second vaping death; governor, health department issue health warning. Plus: Our recent podcast on local concerns about vaping
  • Druck Report: Cartersville’s Drowned Valley Brewing Co. is just about ready to pour.
  • Weekend! presented by The Forum River Center. Fiddlin’ Fest returns. Oktoberfest celebration. Mushroom, Covered Bridge festivals. 
  • Sports: Brian McCann, the last original Rome Brave, retires. The Atlanta Braves are done for the season.
  • Rant: McCann an indelible part of our sports history. 

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