- Business: It’s time to pick the strawberries! LCCL Strawberry Farm ready with berries, homemade ice cream, jams and salsa. Blueberries and blackberries ready in June.
- Dining: Adairsville Coffee Co. opens new location on Joe Frank Harris Parkway. Nita’s Kitchen and Vive Wellness now open in Calhoun featuring healthy eating options, meal prep.
- Five volunteers named Good Samaritans as Floyd celebrates April 18-24 as National Volunteer Week.
- New COVID cases in region on Saturday: 51. Latest from Dr. Voccio: “More younger people testing positive”. 25 virus patients at Floyd, Redmond; up 3. Vaccination updates.
- Week ahead: More filming in Cartersville. Floyd BOE, Rome, BOE and Alcohol Control Commission meeting on Monday. Rome-Floyd Development Authority meets Tuesday. ACC Tennis Championships return Wednesday. Rome Symphony on Saturday.
- Ware Mechanical Weather Center: Warmer temperatures ahead today and through the week, highs in mid 70s.
- Obituaries: Mr. Randall “Randy” Chambers, Ms. Kathy D. Mathis, Mr. Clarence Willis “Chubby” White, Coach Gary York
- 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:
- Atlanta falls to Cubs, 13-4. Rematch tonight at 7 p.m.
- Red over Black in Georgia’s G-Day game.
- White edges Crimson in Alabama’s spring game.
- Rome Tennis Center to host state high school tennis finals.
- Junior Home Run Derby, Pitch, Hit and Run Competitions coming to Rome Floyd Parks and Recreation.
- Atlanta Falcons updates / NFL Draft.
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