Heritage First Headlines. A look at Four Stones’ proposal for West Third development. Big jump in home sales. Two more COVID deaths, vaccine clinic today. Bartow boy rescued from house fire.

Heritage First Headlines. A look at Four Stones’ proposal for West Third development. Big jump in home sales. Two more COVID deaths, vaccine clinic today. Bartow boy rescued from house fire.

Today’s first headlines:

  • Business: What to know about Four Stones’ $407,000 proposal to buy Rome’s 2.2 acres off West Third to boost the company’s big plans for the River District.
  • Business: Big jump in home sales in Floyd County in January vs. same month a year earlier; also Bartow, Gordon updates. New Family Dollar planned in Rockmart.
  • Gordon, Polk residents among latest COVID victims. 39 patients in Floyd, Redmond on Friday, down 3. Vaccine clinic Saturday at Lovejoy; nearly 33,000 have both doses in NW Georgia.
  • COVID on campus: Floyd Schools’ 2 staff cases, no student count due to Planning Day; Rome at 67 quarantines. Cartersville Schools: 6 cases, 55 quarantines for the week.
  • Bartow fire crews rescue 11-year-old boy from burning house; he’s stable today at Grady. Injured firefighter in ‘good condition.’
  • Education: Floyd County Schools announces Kindergarten Round Up for 2021-22. Darlington’s latest scholarship offers.
Also today:
  • Ware Mechanical Weather Center: Upper 50s to low 60s through the weekend with sunny skies.
  • Obituaries: Mr. Harry Dallas Battle, Mrs. Bobbie Faye Cannon, Mr. Adrian Rashad Huggins, Robert Lewis Moore Jr.
  • Dining: Public Health restaurant inspection scores, Tuesday-Saturday.
  • Crimewatch brought to you by thestoragehound.com. Updates on arrests.

Truett’s Chick-Fil-A Sports Report:

  • Coosa’s Malachi Wilkins signs with Shorter.
  • Leprechaun-a-thon registration extended.
  • Berry football at Centre today; a win puts the Vikings in the championship game.
  • Atlanta Braves over Twins; today vs. Rays at 1:05 p.m.
  • Football: Shorter at Erskine College on March 13.
  • Community sports updates

Hometown Text Network:

  • News tip or a question? Please text us at 706-431-7243‬.
  • Subscribe to major news alerts. Text 313131; type HometownText. Sponsor: Heritage First Bank.
Share Button

Sorry, comments are closed for this post.