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- Graduations begin: Pepperell High celebrates Class of 2020 with drive-through ceremony honoring the 190 graduates. Events planned today for Armuchee, Model, Coosa and Rome.
- Business: New logistics operation coming to Adairsville with plans for $30 million investment, 75 new jobs.
- Rockmart Police: Shooting victims dies at hospital, suspect now charged with murder following Friday afternoon standoff.
- Honoring America’s fallen: Armuchee Ruritan Club, local partners line Martha Berry with flags in tribute.
- One more death in Floyd County as of Friday night. Regional death toll at 67, with 904 cases. Statewide: 1,808 deaths and 41,482 cases.
- Politics: A busy first week of advance voting ends wraps up. Over 8,700 ballots cast in Floyd and Polk. Voting continues on Tuesday.
- Scouts: Pandemic, safety concerns cancel summer programs at Camp Sidney Dew.
- Business: Daniel Simpson promoted to vice president at Greater Community Bank. ‘Wild Wolf’ near Cartersville to feature store, offices.
Today’s other headlines:
- Keith Mickler’s Rome Grown: Ticks bad already? (Answer: Yes!) It’s not even summer yet.
- Ware Mechanical Weather Center: Upper 80s through Memorial Day with light rain, some storms possible.
- Obituaries: Mr. Lee Carter, Mr. James Hatcher Cash, Mrs. Euradale Dixon, Mrs. Howard Jean Chandler Worsham.
- Dining: Public Health restaurant inspection scores.
- Crimewatch: Updates on area arrests.
Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports Update:
SEC sets June 8 to resume ‘voluntary in-person athletics activities.’
- That’s the same day Georgia high schools can begin condition under new guidelines.
YMCA reopens Tuesday — with provisions.
Coca-Cola 600 this Sunday at 6 p.m. from Charlotte Motor Speedway, 6 p.m. On Fox.
Links to today’s sports updates.
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