Heritage First Headlines. Incumbents win the night in Rome commission, schools elections; both boards gain 1 new member each. 2021 World Series champs: Atlanta Braves. COVID patient count up slightly at Rome hospitals after recent drop. Cooler temperatures into the weekend.

Heritage First Headlines. Incumbents win the night in Rome commission, schools elections; both boards gain 1 new member each. 2021 World Series champs: Atlanta Braves. COVID patient count up slightly at Rome hospitals after recent drop. Cooler temperatures into the weekend.

Today’s first headlines:
  • Rome Commission: Doss, Quick, Beeman win three seats on Ward 2. School board: Collins, Jackson, Byington, Davis, Fisher, Uldrick and newcomer Pascha Burge win seven seats. Turnout was lousy (12.8%). Also: regional results.
  • 39 virus patients at Atrium Health Floyd, Redmond on Tuesday, up 4. Floyd County records another probable COVID death. Latest school updates.
  • Buzz: Big crowd for Industrial Career Day at Georgia Northwestern. Time to get this Christmas parade applications in order; deadline Nov. 15.
  • Ware Mechanical Weather: Mid to upper 50s through Friday; upper 30s Saturday morning. Plus: This is Fall Severe Weather Preparedness Day (what to know).
  • Obituaries: Mr. Johnny Ray Buchanan, Rev. Barry Tillman Gay, Juanita Elizabeth Anthony Pearson.
  • Dining: Public Health restaurant inspection scores, Tuesday-Saturday.
  • Crimewatch brought to you by Big Dan’s Car Wash. Updates on arrests.

Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports Report

  • The Atlanta Braves overcome just about everything to win the 2021 World Series.
  • John McClellan’s high school picks: What this Friday’s games mean to the playoffs. McClellan
  • GHSA releases new ‘classifications’ for high school teams starting next fall.
  • Georgia no. 1, Alabama no. 2 in the first College Football Playoffs rankings for 2021.
  • Berry away, Shorter home this Saturday.
  • Atlanta Falcons at New Orleans Sunday. Latest roster moves.

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