Heritage First Headlines. Old Navy lets store window signs say it: ‘Opening this fall.’ Downtown Cartersville cameos in car commercial. Second Floyd COVID death in as many days; new cases climbing. Latest jobs report. Heat index of 98 today.

Heritage First Headlines. Old Navy lets store window signs say it: ‘Opening this fall.’ Downtown Cartersville cameos in car commercial. Second Floyd COVID death in as many days; new cases climbing. Latest jobs report. Heat index of 98 today.


Heritage First Headlines

  • Business: Old Navy gets a bit closer to opening as storefront posters announce ‘opening this fall.’ Hiring continues.
  • Even as employers begged for workers, the number of unemployed area residents rose by 11.7% in June vs. May.
  • Business: Downtown Cartersville gets cameo in latest Mercedes-Bendz commercial. Kemp swears in Steve Graves to serve on state Real Estate Commission. Vacation time ahead for Yummy Thai.
  • Second Floyd COVID death in two days after lull; new cases up 70 since Monday in NW Georgia. 18 patients in Floyd, Redmond; down 2.
  • Jobs: First look at June employment numbers for Northwest Georgia.
  • Buzz: ‘Threatened litigation’ to be discussed by Floyd elections board on Friday. Next Floyd Board of Education public hearings on millage rate set for Monday a.m., p.m.
  • Ware Mechanical Weather Center: Dense fog advisory this morning. Highs in the low 90s; heat index to climb to 98 today and Friday.
  • Obituaries: Ms. Mary Frances McClure, Mr. Jack “Morris” Rice.
  • Dining: Public Health restaurant inspection scores, Tuesday-Saturday. 69/U for Calhoun fast-food restaurant.
  • Crimewatch brought to you by Big Dan’s Car Wash. Updates on arrests.

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  • Walk off dooms Rome Braves Wednesday in Bowling Green.
  • Rome Braves at Hot Rods tonight.
  • Atlanta Braves vs. Padres; next — at Phillies today through Sunday.
  • Honors for Georgia Highlands’ athletes.
  • Updates on Berry women’s soccer, volleyball.
  • Latest Falcons’ pretraining camp updates.
  • Fall sports registrations under way.
  • LakePoint, Tillman runs on the way.

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