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Health: Health Initiative for Men and Women returns Aug. 18. Summit Quest, cancer society seek volunteers to drive patients to treatment.

Health: Health Initiative for Men and Women returns Aug. 18. Summit Quest, cancer society seek volunteers to drive patients to treatment.

The 17th Annual Health Initiative for Men +Women is set for Saturday, Aug. 18, from 8 a.m. until noon at the Floyd County Health Department. Free health screenings will be available. It is presented by the 100 Black Men of Northwest Georgia as well as the Northwest Georgia Regional Cancer Coalition. For vendor information, please contact Allison… Read more

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Chick-fil-A Dwarf House Sports: Rome Braves top Augusta 5-0, rematch tonight. Latest roster moves.

Chick-fil-A Dwarf House Sports: Rome Braves top Augusta 5-0, rematch tonight. Latest roster moves.

HIGH SCHOOLS / ROME BRAVES / LOCAL COLLEGES / COMMUNITY EVENTS Rome Braves top Augusta, 5-0. Media release: The Augusta GreenJackets, South Atlantic League affiliate of San Francisco Giants, lost 5-0 to the Rome Braves on Friday night. The Braves pitching was the story of the game as they held the GreenJackets to just two hits.Huascar… Read more

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Dining: Public Health restaurant inspection scores for Friday

Dining: Public Health restaurant inspection scores for Friday

FLOYD COUNTRY GIRLS SOUTHERN GRUB-BASE 98 ANGEL RD CAVE SPRING, GA 30124 Last Inspection Score: 100 COUNTRY GIRLS SOUTHERN GRUB-MOBILE 98 ANGEL RD SW CAVE SPRING, GA 30124 Last Inspection Score: 100 BARTOW BOOTH WESTERN ART MUSEUM 501 MUSEUM DR CARTERSVILLE, GA 30120 Last Inspection Score: 100 GORDON No reports. POLK No reports. CHATTOOGA No… Read more

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Heritage First Headlines: Over 200 jobs available through job fairs next week in NW Georgia. More storms possible today. Floyd Sheriff’s Office launches ‘Offender Watch’. Harbin Hero Hustle and Hero Challenge returning.

Heritage First Headlines: Over 200 jobs available through job fairs next week in NW Georgia. More storms possible today. Floyd Sheriff’s Office launches ‘Offender Watch’. Harbin Hero Hustle and Hero Challenge returning.

Your 100% local news source: Locally owned, managed and focused. Hometown Headlines. Business: Over 200 jobs available through job fairs next week in Northwest Georgia including opportunities at voestalpine Automotive, Shaw Industries and LG Hausys. Business Floyd County Sheriff’s Office launches ‘Offender Watch,’ which lets you know about convicted sex offenders within two miles of your… Read more

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Updated Ware Mechanical Weather Center: Severe thunderstorm watch canceled, but rain and storm still likely this afternoon and evening.

Updated Ware Mechanical Weather Center: Severe thunderstorm watch canceled, but rain and storm still likely this afternoon and evening.

OUTLOOK 3:15 p.m. update: NWS has canceled the Severe Thunderstorm Watch for Floyd, Bartow, Gordon and Chattooga. However, rain and storms are still likely this afternoon and evening. Scattered to numerous thunderstorms are expected across north and central Georgia this afternoon into tonight. Some storms will be severe, mainly across north and portions of central Georgia.… Read more

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Updated Ware Mechanical Weather Center: 60% chance of rain and thunderstorms this afternoon and evening, high of 88. Hotter on Sunday with heat index near 101.

Updated Ware Mechanical Weather Center: 60% chance of rain and thunderstorms this afternoon and evening, high of 88. Hotter on Sunday with heat index near 101.

  OUTLOOK There is a 60% chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly this afternoon and evening. High near 88. Scattered to numerous thunderstorms are expected across north and central Georgia this afternoon into tonight. Some storms will be severe, mainly across north and portions of central Georgia. The main hazards will be damaging winds, frequent lightning,… Read more

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Updated Ware Mechanical Weather Center: Severe Thunderstorm Warning canceled for Floyd and Bartow as storms weaken.

Updated Ware Mechanical Weather Center: Severe Thunderstorm Warning canceled for Floyd and Bartow as storms weaken.

10:15 p.m. update: Thunderstorm has weakened. NWS cancels severe thunderstorm warning for Floyd, Bartow. THE LATEST Keep an eye for storms moving throughout the area overnight. OUTLOOK Our break from the low 90s and accompanying heat index readings of 100 or better is about over. We’ll by in the low 90s again by Sunday afternoon.… Read more

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Latest Heritage First Headlines: Suspect in one of Rome’s two recent murders in custody. Services Sunday for slain Cartersville attorney. Dwarf House closes tonight; Truett’s Chick-fil-A on the way.  Plus a dozen more updates.

Latest Heritage First Headlines: Suspect in one of Rome’s two recent murders in custody. Services Sunday for slain Cartersville attorney. Dwarf House closes tonight; Truett’s Chick-fil-A on the way. Plus a dozen more updates.

Your 100% local news source: Locally owned, managed and focused. Hometown Headlines. LATEST HEADLINES Updates from the Floyd County, Bartow County and Polk County jails. MORNING REPORT Rome Police: Grady Harper, the suspect in shooting death of John A. Allen, arrested in Savannah Thursday, now in Floyd County Jail.  Arrest  Celebration of life for Antonio B.… Read more

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Rome Police: Grady Harper, the suspect in shooting death of John A. Allen, arrested in Savannah Thursday, now in Floyd County Jail.

Rome Police: Grady Harper, the suspect in shooting death of John A. Allen, arrested in Savannah Thursday, now in Floyd County Jail.

The latest: The suspect in one of two weekend murders in Rome is now in the Floyd County Jail, awaiting the first of what will be numerous court appearances.Grady Harper Jr., 28, was transported from the Chatham County Jail in Savannah to Rome overnight by Floyd County sheriff’s deputies. Rome Police, the investigating agency, report… Read more

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Celebration of life for Antonio B. Mari, slain Cartersville attorney, set for Sunday afternoon. Daily Report shares chilling story of Mari’s last hours.

Celebration of life for Antonio B. Mari, slain Cartersville attorney, set for Sunday afternoon. Daily Report shares chilling story of Mari’s last hours.

REMEMBERING ANTONIO B, MARI From Owen Funeral Home: Antonio Benjamin Mari, 41, was born on March 26, 1977 and passed away on June 20, 2018. Visitation is set for 2 until 4 p.m. Sunday, June 24, 2018, at Owen Funeral Home, Cartersville. A celebration of life will follow at 4 p.m. Obituary ‘I JUST KILLED… Read more

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Farewell to a friend: As Dwarf House celebrates its final day, Greg Major talks about what’s next — Truett’s Chick-fil-A.

Farewell to a friend: As Dwarf House celebrates its final day, Greg Major talks about what’s next — Truett’s Chick-fil-A.

Twenty-five years of ever-increasing business is something to celebrate. But it also means there comes a time when certain tweaks — a new patio, some added space on the back end, a modernized drive-through line and other improvements — reach a max. The general kitchen footprint in Chick-fil-A Dwarf House when it opened in September… Read more

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Dining: Cans of Short Hot Blonde, other RCBC brews on the way. Ice cream war heats up on Broad Street. ‘Micro Marathon’ returns Aug. 4. Lyerly Drive Thru using ‘Armstrong’s Famous BBQ Sauce.’

Dining: Cans of Short Hot Blonde, other RCBC brews on the way. Ice cream war heats up on Broad Street. ‘Micro Marathon’ returns Aug. 4. Lyerly Drive Thru using ‘Armstrong’s Famous BBQ Sauce.’

Brewed on Broad, on sale at the store: “Rome City Brewing Co will be rolling out cans in July.” The craft beers from the downtown Rome brewery at 333 Broad St. already are available on taps around Northwest Georgia as well as in take-home growlers. Next up: By the can. The scoop on Rome’s ice cream… Read more

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Health: Harbin Clinic’s Walk With a Doc returns July 21 with Dr. Brandon Miller who calls it a ‘great opportunity for physicians and patients to develop relationships and work together to live healthy lives.’

Health: Harbin Clinic’s Walk With a Doc returns July 21 with Dr. Brandon Miller who calls it a ‘great opportunity for physicians and patients to develop relationships and work together to live healthy lives.’

Harbin Clinic’s next Walk with a Doc is set for Saturday, July 21. Harbin Clinic ENT Dr. Brandon Miller will present a short health talk at Bridgepoint Plaza at 9 a.m. before leading a two-mile walk along the Kingfisher Trail. “I love Walk with a Doc,” says Dr. Miller. “The program offers a great opportunity… Read more

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Public Health: Summer’s call to get outdoors also means you need to take steps to protect against seasonal headaches such as ticks, mosquitoes and parasites.

Public Health: Summer’s call to get outdoors also means you need to take steps to protect against seasonal headaches such as ticks, mosquitoes and parasites.

Media release: The combination of warm weather, people getting outside to enjoy it and rising insect populations brings potential for insect-borne diseases, also calledvector-borne diseases. The Georgia Department of Public Health Northwest Health District offers these precautions, so residents can protect themselves, their families, neighbors and pets. “We encourage our residents to get outside and… Read more

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Chick-fil-A Dwarf House Sports: Rome Braves open second season with a loss; rematch tonight. Rome opens three-game home stand Sunday. Atlanta Falcons’ training camp schedule.

Chick-fil-A Dwarf House Sports: Rome Braves open second season with a loss; rematch tonight. Rome opens three-game home stand Sunday. Atlanta Falcons’ training camp schedule.

HIGH SCHOOLS / ROME BRAVES / LOCAL COLLEGES / COMMUNITY EVENTS   Rome Braves start ‘second’ season with a 6-1 loss to Augusta. Media release: The Augusta GreenJackets, South Atlantic League affiliate of San Francisco Giants, won 6-1 on Thursday night against the Rome Braves. Rome struck first in the second inning when Drew Lugbauer hit a solo home… Read more

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