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Heritage First Headlines: Closer look at Tuesday’s county/city blitz to OK new economic development plan.  Weather: Overnight freeze, potential black ice, swollen rivers. Politics: Governor’s race, special House election, what’s next. High school football playoff scores start at 7:30 tonight. Weekend guide.

Heritage First Headlines: Closer look at Tuesday’s county/city blitz to OK new economic development plan. Weather: Overnight freeze, potential black ice, swollen rivers. Politics: Governor’s race, special House election, what’s next. High school football playoff scores start at 7:30 tonight. Weekend guide.

LATEST HEADLINES Updates from the Floyd County and Bartow County jails. MORNING EDITION Closer look: In under 12 hours, Rome and Floyd leaders rushed to change economic development procedures. The county did so without advance notice to the community; an angry exchange at the City Commission caucus stalled a vote there. Closer look Ware Mechanical Weather… Read more

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Latest Heritage First Bank: New rain means more flood concerns this morning. Freeze warning tonight. Latest on the governor’s race. Employment snapshot looks good. October was a big month for home sales in Northwest Georgia. Tickets on sale for Berry football playoff opener Saturday.

Latest Heritage First Bank: New rain means more flood concerns this morning. Freeze warning tonight. Latest on the governor’s race. Employment snapshot looks good. October was a big month for home sales in Northwest Georgia. Tickets on sale for Berry football playoff opener Saturday.

LATEST HEADLINES Finally, special election set to replace state Rep. Christian Coomer — and it will be Dec. 18 and not part of the runoff. Updates from the Floyd County, Bartow County and Polk County jails. MORNING EDITION Ware Mechanical Weather Alert: Rivers rising again tanks to 1.50 inches of new rain. Update on flood… Read more

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Latest Heritage First Bank: Another 1.25 inches of rain due today; latest flood warnings, watches. New economic development plan mirrors Bartow’s — minus I-75. Updates on the governor’s race as vote tightens a bit.  Remembering state Rep. John Meadows.

Latest Heritage First Bank: Another 1.25 inches of rain due today; latest flood warnings, watches. New economic development plan mirrors Bartow’s — minus I-75. Updates on the governor’s race as vote tightens a bit. Remembering state Rep. John Meadows.

LATEST HEADLINES Robert Brady named new elections clerk for Floyd County; could start before Dec. 4 runoff, according to WRGA. Updates from the Floyd County, Bartow County and Polk County jails. MORNING EDITION Ware Mechanical Weather Center: Latest on flood watch, river warnings. Another 1.25 inches of rain due. High today 49; just 41 on… Read more

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Latest Heritage First Bank: Updates on heavy rains, aftermath in Northwest Georgia. More is on the way. Federal judge delays final state vote count. Kobe Steaks & Sushi due in Cartersville. State records first flu death of new season; 151 dies in Georgia last year. Football playoffs this weekend: 7 high school plus Berry College.

Latest Heritage First Bank: Updates on heavy rains, aftermath in Northwest Georgia. More is on the way. Federal judge delays final state vote count. Kobe Steaks & Sushi due in Cartersville. State records first flu death of new season; 151 dies in Georgia last year. Football playoffs this weekend: 7 high school plus Berry College.

LATEST HEADLINES State Rep. John Meadows of Calhoun dies. One dead following accident on I-75 south just north of Calhoun. Updates from the Floyd County, Bartow County and Polk County jails. MORNING EDITION Ware Mechanical Weather Alert: Several roads closed in Floyd County. Rainfall totals from 3.22 to 3.75 inches with more on the way.… Read more

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Latest Heritage First Bank: What to expect when Truett’s Chick-fil-A opens Dec. 13. Ahead of the Headlines: Governor’s race, state House vacancy, economic development update. 2 to 3 inches of rain through Tuesday. John McClellan’s high school picks. Berry opens NCAA DIII football playoffs at home Saturday.

Latest Heritage First Bank: What to expect when Truett’s Chick-fil-A opens Dec. 13. Ahead of the Headlines: Governor’s race, state House vacancy, economic development update. 2 to 3 inches of rain through Tuesday. John McClellan’s high school picks. Berry opens NCAA DIII football playoffs at home Saturday.

LATEST HEADLINES 1.61 inches of rain in Rome since 3 a.m. Monday. Updates from the Floyd County and Bartow County jails. MORNING EDITION Truett’s Chick-fil-A is a month away. As construction wraps up, lots of hiring and training will continue thanks to ‘an army’ of corporate helpers. One new twist: A different spin on drive-through… Read more

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Heritage First Bank: Celebrating Veterans Day 2018: Services today, Monday across region. Salvation Army gearing up for bell ringing, Thanksgiving dinner and Can-A-Thon. Rain ahead Monday, followed by colder temps. Armuchee, Cartersville win state cheerleading titles.

Heritage First Bank: Celebrating Veterans Day 2018: Services today, Monday across region. Salvation Army gearing up for bell ringing, Thanksgiving dinner and Can-A-Thon. Rain ahead Monday, followed by colder temps. Armuchee, Cartersville win state cheerleading titles.

  MORNING EDITION Salvation Army of Rome gearing up for busy holiday season including Can-A-Thon, Thanksgiving Eve Community Dinner and Christmas bell ringing. How you can help. Salvation Army Veterans Day Memorial Service today at 11 a.m. at Myrtle Hill. Photos from Veterans Day events on Friday, Saturday. Cedartown’s Veterans service on Monday. Veterans Day Updated: Services… Read more

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Heritage First Bank: Coosa accident kills Rome woman; fourth fatality this week. Local elections results certified, state certification by Wednesday. Nine men indicted on child molestation or exploitation charges. Veterans Day festivities. Freeze warning this morning, freeze watch tonight.

Heritage First Bank: Coosa accident kills Rome woman; fourth fatality this week. Local elections results certified, state certification by Wednesday. Nine men indicted on child molestation or exploitation charges. Veterans Day festivities. Freeze warning this morning, freeze watch tonight.

  MORNING EDITION Rome woman dies in Coosa accident Friday night, fourth Floyd County resident killed in traffic accidents this week. Fatalities Politics: Floyd, Bartow, Polk and Gordon certify election results. Other counties have until Tuesday. Provisional ballots counted. Latest updates.. Politics Latest indictments from Floyd County Grand Jury includes nine indicted on child molestation or… Read more

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Latest Heritage First Bank: Investigation continues into Coosa woman’s death. Motorist dies from injuries sustained in Tuesday accident. North Rome Church of God celebrates 100 years. Report cards for area hospitals. Weekend: More craft beer, kissing catfish. High school football playoff scores. Cold weekend ahead.

Latest Heritage First Bank: Investigation continues into Coosa woman’s death. Motorist dies from injuries sustained in Tuesday accident. North Rome Church of God celebrates 100 years. Report cards for area hospitals. Weekend: More craft beer, kissing catfish. High school football playoff scores. Cold weekend ahead.

LATEST HEADLINES Updates from Floyd County, Bartow County and Polk County jails. MORNING EDITION Hope Parr identified as woman whose body was found near Cave Spring; being investigated as ‘suspicious death.’ GBI autopsy set for this morning. Investigation One woman dead following accident earlier this week at Ga. 53 and Burlington in Shannon. Fatality Politics: Abrams… Read more

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Latest Heritage First Headlines: Ana’s due in two weeks on North Broad. Peachtree Immediate Care opens in early December in Cartersville.  Updates on woman’s body found near Cave Spring. Kemp claims governor’s race; Abrams not giving up. Lyons Bridge coming to Broad.  Very cold weekend on the way.

Latest Heritage First Headlines: Ana’s due in two weeks on North Broad. Peachtree Immediate Care opens in early December in Cartersville. Updates on woman’s body found near Cave Spring. Kemp claims governor’s race; Abrams not giving up. Lyons Bridge coming to Broad. Very cold weekend on the way.

LATEST HEADLINES Updates from the Floyd County, Bartow County and Polk County jails. MORNING EDITION Updates: Ana’s Rotolos Deli scheduled to open on North Broad in two weeks. Cartersville’s Peachtree Immediate Care office due first week of December. West Cinema returns in Cedartown Nov. 16. Updates Kemp says he’s governor-elect. Abrams: ‘Not over until every ballot… Read more

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Heritage First Headlines: Chicken Salad Chick coming to Rome. Floyd Schools keeps free breakfast; lunch rates set for January semester. Hufstetler, Dempsey, Wallace win; Kemp-Abrams close; at least two state runoffs. Much colder this weekend.

Heritage First Headlines: Chicken Salad Chick coming to Rome. Floyd Schools keeps free breakfast; lunch rates set for January semester. Hufstetler, Dempsey, Wallace win; Kemp-Abrams close; at least two state runoffs. Much colder this weekend.

MORNING EDITION Dining: Chicken Salad Chick proposed for Martha Berry between Cook Out, Bojangles. Dining It ain’t over: Hufstetler, Wallace, Dempsey cruise to new terms as do Graves, Loudermilk. Kemp, Abrams still undecided; at least two races go to runoffs. Floyd turnout: 57.8%. State: 60.4%. Politics Education: Floyd County Schools continue free breakfast for all; lunch… Read more

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Latest Heritage First Headlines: Tornado watch ends; latest weather. Precincts open at 7 a.m.; how we’ll vote today. A message of ‘solidarity.’ 3 openings in a row on Broad Street. Updates on 20 arrests in Operation Paladin crackdown on ‘online child predators.’ Berry to host NCAA Division III volleyball tournament.

Latest Heritage First Headlines: Tornado watch ends; latest weather. Precincts open at 7 a.m.; how we’ll vote today. A message of ‘solidarity.’ 3 openings in a row on Broad Street. Updates on 20 arrests in Operation Paladin crackdown on ‘online child predators.’ Berry to host NCAA Division III volleyball tournament.

LATEST UPDATES Continuing weather coverage throughout the storm threat. Updates from the Floyd County, Bartow County and Polk County jails. MORNING EDITION Ware Mechanical Weather Alert: Continuing coverage of our overnight storms and what’s next. Weather ‘Service of Solidarity’ at Rodeph Sholom Congregation draws standing-room-only crowd of 250 to 300 from all faiths on Monday… Read more

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Latest Heritage First Headlines: 20 men arrested in Bartow ‘online child predator’ crackdown. Rome man dies in wreck on Ga. 140. Rough weather possible overnight, election day. What to know about voting Tuesday. Checking in with several former politicians here. John McClellan’s playoff picks. UGA no. 5 in AP Top 25.

Latest Heritage First Headlines: 20 men arrested in Bartow ‘online child predator’ crackdown. Rome man dies in wreck on Ga. 140. Rough weather possible overnight, election day. What to know about voting Tuesday. Checking in with several former politicians here. John McClellan’s playoff picks. UGA no. 5 in AP Top 25.

LATEST HEADLINES GBI: 20 men from Northwest Georgia charged in ‘Operation Paladin’ targeting ‘online child predators’ centered around Bartow County. Updates on the case and those arrested. Operation Paladin Updates from the Floyd County, Bartow County and Polk County jails. MORNING REPORT WRGA: Rome man dies in accident on Ga. 140 Sunday afternoon. Wreck stalled… Read more

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Heritage First Headlines: Local Jewish Congregation hosting ‘Service of Solidarity’ on Monday. Coosa wins state volleyball championship. Local church bringing first arena dodgeball tournament to Rome. Keep eye on storms expected late Monday into Tuesday.

Heritage First Headlines: Local Jewish Congregation hosting ‘Service of Solidarity’ on Monday. Coosa wins state volleyball championship. Local church bringing first arena dodgeball tournament to Rome. Keep eye on storms expected late Monday into Tuesday.

Today’s headlines: Local Jewish Congregation hosting ‘Service of Solidarity’ on Monday to stand united against hatred in light of the recent Pittsburgh Synagogue shooting. Solidarity Local church bringing community’s first arena dodgeball tournament to Silver Creek on Nov. 18. Free event is open to middle and high school students across the region. Dodgeball Campaign watch: All eyes… Read more

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