Category Archives: Gordon

Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: Cartersville’s star quarterback Trevor Lawrence gets married. Atlanta Braves top Phillies, rematch today. Final day of Masters Golf Tournament.

Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: Cartersville’s star quarterback Trevor Lawrence gets married. Atlanta Braves top Phillies, rematch today. Final day of Masters Golf Tournament.

Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports Truett’s Chick-fli-A, 264 Shorter Ave., 6 a.m.-10 p.m. Drive-through, curbside and Door Dash. Mount Berry Mall, 11 a.m.-8:30 p.m. (curbside, carryout, Door Dash). Shipping Container, 6 a.m.-10 p.m. All Monday-Saturday. Cartersville native and former Clemson University quarterback Trevor Lawrence married his long-time girlfriend Marissa Mowry on Saturday in Bluffton, S.C.  The star quarterback is… Read more

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Heritage First Headlines. ACC Tennis Championships roll into Rome, April 21-25, but no spectators allowed. 1 more COVID death in Floyd. A look at week ahead.

Heritage First Headlines. ACC Tennis Championships roll into Rome, April 21-25, but no spectators allowed. 1 more COVID death in Floyd. A look at week ahead.

The latest: ACC Tennis Championships returning to Rome on April 21-25. No spectators allowed at event due to COVID protocols. Volunteers needed. How to watch online. 1 more death in Floyd; one probable death in Bartow. 38 COVID patients in Floyd, Redmond. New NW Georgia cases reported Friday: 19. Vaccine clinic at St. Mary’s Monday.… Read more

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Business: Nearly $10 million in major building permits issued in Rome/Floyd during the first three months of 2021. That includes Kohl’s, restaurants, Floyd, Summit Hill and others.

Business: Nearly $10 million in major building permits issued in Rome/Floyd during the first three months of 2021. That includes Kohl’s, restaurants, Floyd, Summit Hill and others.

  Despite the pandemic, 2020 was a busy year for development in Rome and Floyd County. Three months into the new year, the trend is holding up, if not gaining traction. A review of building permits from the Rome-Floyd Planning Department office shows just about everything from new retail to who’s getting a pool or… Read more

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Ware Mechanical Weather Center: At least a half-inch of rain with severe storms, damaging winds possible throughout the day. Continuing updates.

Ware Mechanical Weather Center: At least a half-inch of rain with severe storms, damaging winds possible throughout the day. Continuing updates.

  OUTLOOK This morning, a more potent and organized severe weather system should impact much of Georgia. A line of strong storms is expected to push through the forecast area from west to east beginning early this morning into the afternoon. Some storms could be severe. The main threat will be damaging winds, however a few brief… Read more

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Old Dominion, longtime local favorites, returning for June 5 concert at Ridge Ferry Park, part of the Rome-Floyd Parks and Recreation Summer Concert Series.

Old Dominion, longtime local favorites, returning for June 5 concert at Ridge Ferry Park, part of the Rome-Floyd Parks and Recreation Summer Concert Series.

In context: Old Dominion has a longtime relationship with fans in Rome, Ga., from concerts along Broad Street to mentions of the community on multiple platflorms. Easily known as local favorites, Old Dominion is returning for a June 5 concert at Ridge Ferry Park.  Details below.   Old Dominion takes the stage with Walker County… Read more

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Buzz: Public Safety Job Expo is today from 10 a.m.-3 p.m. at Thornton Center. Chieftains Herb & Plant Sale extended through Sunday. Taylor’s Ridge update from Georgia DOT.

Buzz: Public Safety Job Expo is today from 10 a.m.-3 p.m. at Thornton Center. Chieftains Herb & Plant Sale extended through Sunday. Taylor’s Ridge update from Georgia DOT.

  Today’s the day: Floyd County Police, sheriff’s office, prison, E-911 and animal control are looking for folks. Per FCPD: “We have answers to all your career questions. Looking forward to seeing you all there.”” The 2021 Chieftains Museum online Herb & Pant Sale has been extended through midnight this Sunday. The sale this year follows… Read more

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Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: Braves host Phillies today, Sunday; roster updates. How to follow The Masters (TV, web, radio). High school football notes.

Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: Braves host Phillies today, Sunday; roster updates. How to follow The Masters (TV, web, radio). High school football notes.

Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports Truett’s Chick-fli-A, 264 Shorter Ave., 6 a.m.-10 p.m. Drive-through, curbside and Door Dash. Mount Berry Mall, 11 a.m.-8:30 p.m. (curbside, carryout, Door Dash). Shipping Container, 6 a.m.-10 p.m. All Monday-Saturday.   BASEBALL Atlanta Braves Friday: Braves top Phillies, 8-1.  Next: Tonight at 7:20 vs. Phillies. Sunday, 7:08 p.m. vs. Phillies The #Braves last night acquired… Read more

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Dining: Public Health restaurant scores from Friday.

Dining: Public Health restaurant scores from Friday.

FLOYD BAYMONT INN & SUITES – CONTINENTAL BREAKFAST 2209 SHORTER AVE ROME, GA 30165 Last Inspection Score: 90 COMFORT SUITES OF ROME – BREAKFAST 23 CHATEAU DR SE ROME, GA 30161 Last Inspection Score: 96 BARTOW HAMPTON INN (EMERSON) 86 OLD ALLATOONA RD EMERSON, GA 30137 Last Inspection Score: 100 GORDON WORLD OF WINGS 171… Read more

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Heritage First Headlines. Nearly $10 million in major building permits so far this year, including Kohl’s coming to East Bend. Storms possible today. Two more COVID deaths in Bartow. Vaccine updates.

Heritage First Headlines. Nearly $10 million in major building permits so far this year, including Kohl’s coming to East Bend. Storms possible today. Two more COVID deaths in Bartow. Vaccine updates.

The latest: Business: Nearly $10 million in major building permits issued in Rome/Floyd during the first three months of 2021. That includes Kohl’s, restaurants, Floyd, Summit Hill and others. 2 more die in Bartow; county’s toll now 204. 38 COVID patients in Floyd, Redmond; down 10 since Thursday. New NW Georgia cases reported Friday: 32.… Read more

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Georgia Health News: State Public Health stops Johnson & Johnson vaccinations in Cumming after eight report adverse reactions.

Georgia Health News: State Public Health stops Johnson & Johnson vaccinations in Cumming after eight report adverse reactions.

    By Andy Miller Georgia Health News State officials are halting COVID vaccinations at a Cumming site after eight people had adverse reactions to getting a Johnson & Johnson shot there Wednesday. The CDC is evaluating the situation in the Atlanta suburb and in three other states – Iowa, Colorado and Michigan. Forsyth County… Read more

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The families of 617 NW Georgia COVID victims can apply for funeral cost assistance with FEMA starting Monday. What to know.

The families of 617 NW Georgia COVID victims can apply for funeral cost assistance with FEMA starting Monday. What to know.

As part of the Coronavirus Response and Relief Supplemental Appropriations Act of 2021 and the American Rescue Plan Act of 2021, the Federal Emergency Mangement Agency is providing financial assistance “to individuals who incurred COVID-19-related funeral expenses after Jan. 20, 2020. As of Friday, that’s at least 617 families in Northwest Georgia. The maximum per funeral… Read more

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