- Dining: Sign’s up at new Little Caesar’s. Two Philly Cheesesteak spots under consideration. Dining
- Ball Corp. tells of ‘new beverage can lines’ at Shannon. Expansion to add 180 jobs and investment of more than $200 million; first facility dedicated to aluminum cup production. Opening by late 2020. Business
- Budgetel Inn updates: February Public Health inspection found roaches, mold but earned a score of 84; previous was 93. Updates for Bartow Schools, emergency teams helping displaced tenants. Budgetel
- Ex-Bartow County firefighter faces 16 felony charges including arson, battery, burglary and theft after building destroyed by fire in White. Arrest
Jobs: 1,000 more jobs here last month vs. September 2018 but first-time jobless claims also rise. State sets employment record. Plus: Who’s hiring. Jobs
Weekend! presented by The Forum River Center: BooFest, Walk With a Doc, Bluegrass & Roots Festival, chili cookout, John Wisdom ride on the agenda. Weekend
- Newscast: Updates on Ball Corp’s $200 million expansion. Latest on closed Budgetel, families. Restaurant news. Rave: Salute Ball Corp. deal with something from a can made in Shannon.
No longer interim, Kimberly King named executive director of the Sexual Assault Center of Northwest Georgia. AppointmentDAILY FEATURES:
- Buzz: $1,000 donation to Highland Rivers Foundation. Harbin Clinic Cartersville ribbon cutting this afternoon. Strike Out Child Abuse Bowling Tournament set.
- Politics: Potential last forum this evening for Rome City Commission candidates. What to know. Also: Advance voting, election calendar, sample ballot.
- Ware Mechanical Weather Center: Some of the coolest temperatures so far this season due today, Friday morning. Rain late Saturday, Sunday.
- Obituaries: Mr. Caleb Thomas Clark, Mrs. Chiquita Conkle Daniel, Lollie Ernestine Wansley Fryer, Ms. Seresa Williams.
- Public Health restaurant inspection scores. Dining
- Greater Community Bank CrimeWatch: Updates on arrests. Crimewatch
Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports Report: Sports
- High School: John McClellan’s high school picks for this Friday.
- Friday, Saturday high school football schedule.
- Local soccer updates.
- Berry at Birmingham Southern, 7 p.m. Saturday; Shorter at Barron Stadium vs. North Greenville, 1 p.m. Saturday.
Falcons: Home vs. L.A. Rams, 1 p.m. Sunday.Community: Willard Nixon golf tournament is Oct. 25.
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