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Heritage First Headlines: State suicide rates up nearly 17%, a look at warning signs. Motorcyclist killed in Adairsville crash. Rome River Jam, RockFest at Tellus today. More rain ahead.

Heritage First Headlines: State suicide rates up nearly 17%, a look at warning signs. Motorcyclist killed in Adairsville crash. Rome River Jam, RockFest at Tellus today. More rain ahead.

Your 100% local news source: Locally owned, managed and focused. Hometown Headlines. With state suicide rates up nearly 17%, local health officials stepping up efforts to educate public on warning signs. Suicide State patrol: Motorcyclist, 27, killed in Friday morning collision in Adairsville. Accident  Education: Model’s Kat Hatcher earns Kiwanis honor — but not the one all… Read more

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Latest Heritage First Headlines: More residential sought in downtown neighborhood. Abuse charges return against Darlington. Weekend: Rome River Jam, Tellus Rock Fest and back on the rivers. Weather: High of 90, some rain possible.

Latest Heritage First Headlines: More residential sought in downtown neighborhood. Abuse charges return against Darlington. Weekend: Rome River Jam, Tellus Rock Fest and back on the rivers. Weather: High of 90, some rain possible.

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 commission to hear bit to rezone property near Clocktower to allow more residential use. Developer cites growing downtown appeal. Downtown  17 civil suits filed against Darlington, renewing sexual… Read more

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Latest Heritage First Headlines: Petition seeks a U-turn on downtown Rome parking plan. Concrete poured at Lofts. Weekend: Rome River Jam begins with ‘tap takeover;’ Rockfest is Saturday, Sunday at Tellus. Berry athletics director resigning.

Latest Heritage First Headlines: Petition seeks a U-turn on downtown Rome parking plan. Concrete poured at Lofts. Weekend: Rome River Jam begins with ‘tap takeover;’ Rockfest is Saturday, Sunday at Tellus. Berry athletics director resigning.

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 Petition seeks eight-step change in downtown parking plan as issue goes before City Commission again on Monday. Parking  Business: Concrete in place as construction continues on the Lofts at… Read more

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Latest Heritage First Headlines: Toys R Us in Rome closing June 27. Now open: Women of Zion Fashion, Bento Bx, RaceTrac; coming soon: Thatcher’s barbecue. Downtown Saturday river events a go July 7 after Big Float close call. Six Rome Braves make all-star squad.

Latest Heritage First Headlines: Toys R Us in Rome closing June 27. Now open: Women of Zion Fashion, Bento Bx, RaceTrac; coming soon: Thatcher’s barbecue. Downtown Saturday river events a go July 7 after Big Float close call. Six Rome Braves make all-star squad.

Your 100% local news source: Locally owned, managed and focused. Hometown Headlines. LATEST HEADLINES Berry Athletics Director Todd Brooks resigning; just completed Vikings’ most decorated year in SAA competition. Temporary lane shift on U.S. 41 in Cartersville set for June 12. Reports from the Floyd County, Bartow County and Polk County jails from overnight. MORNING… Read more

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Latest Heritage First Headlines: Countdown begins for Chick-fil-A closing — and opening. Five area restaurants earn state recognition. State issues school safety grants (county-by-county look). Dry, warmer weather this week.

Latest Heritage First Headlines: Countdown begins for Chick-fil-A closing — and opening. Five area restaurants earn state recognition. State issues school safety grants (county-by-county look). Dry, warmer weather this week.

Your 100% local news source: Locally owned, managed and focused. Hometown Headlines. LATEST HEADLINES Business: RaceTrac opens in Armuchee, another $7 million investment into one of the area’s hottest areas. Rome Braves send a league-leading six players to the South Atlantic League All-Star game June 19. MORNING REPORT Dining: Countdown begins for Chick-fil-A Dwarf House… Read more

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Latest Heritage First Headlines: Updates on the aftermath and what’s next following Rome’s Big Float. The Floyd sheriff’s race is the next big election — and its two years away. Rome River Jam already jamming with nearly 5,600 tickets sold. Finally, a break in the rain.

Latest Heritage First Headlines: Updates on the aftermath and what’s next following Rome’s Big Float. The Floyd sheriff’s race is the next big election — and its two years away. Rome River Jam already jamming with nearly 5,600 tickets sold. Finally, a break in the rain.

Your 100% local news source: Locally owned, managed and focused. Hometown Headlines. LATEST HEADLINES Obituaries: Remember Dwight Hurt, Rome Middle School teacher. Updates from the Floyd County, Bartow County and Polk County jails as well as Cartersville Police. MORNING REPORT The aftermath of Rome’s Big Float: Meetings set to outline new safety steps on our… Read more

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Latest Heritage First Headlines: Big Float becomes big concern. Broad Street building sale pending, AR Workshop staying put, Healing Hands Life Center on move. The Sweet Cocoon closer to retreat center. What to watch this week.

Latest Heritage First Headlines: Big Float becomes big concern. Broad Street building sale pending, AR Workshop staying put, Healing Hands Life Center on move. The Sweet Cocoon closer to retreat center. What to watch this week.

Your 100% local news source: Locally owned, managed and focused. Hometown Headlines. Developing: Rome’s Big Float ends with controversy. ‘We underestimated the flow of the Oostanaula, the debris coming downstream … I’d just reiterate how grateful we are for all the first responders who helped get everyone off the water safely.’ Continuing updates Business: Contract… Read more

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Heritage First Headlines: Proposed mixed-use development for West Third. Sykes closing Rome office. RaceTrac to open June 5. Today: Big Float, Shakespeare Festival. More rain possible.

Heritage First Headlines: Proposed mixed-use development for West Third. Sykes closing Rome office. RaceTrac to open June 5. Today: Big Float, Shakespeare Festival. More rain possible.

Your 100% local news source: Locally owned, managed and focused. Hometown Headlines. Business: Wayne Robinson submits plans for mixed-use development on West Third near Courtyard. Business Business: Sykes closing Rome office by July 31 but employees will be offered a chance to work at home. Business Business: RaceTrac opening set for June 5 as business boom continues… Read more

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Latest Heritage First Headlines. Sykes closing July 31; RaceTrac opens June 5. Final chapter for Alan’s Book Store is an emotional one. Floyd takes over Cherokee (Ala.) medical center. Later today: Two more business updates. Busy weekend on the water and with ‘The Bard.’ Education updates. Warmer — and maybe more storms.

Latest Heritage First Headlines. Sykes closing July 31; RaceTrac opens June 5. Final chapter for Alan’s Book Store is an emotional one. Floyd takes over Cherokee (Ala.) medical center. Later today: Two more business updates. Busy weekend on the water and with ‘The Bard.’ Education updates. Warmer — and maybe more storms.

Your 100% local news source: Locally owned, managed and focused. Hometown Headlines. LATEST HEADLINES RaceTrac opening set for June 5 as business boom continues near the mall. RaceTrac  Business: Sykes closing Rome office by July 31 but employees will be offered a chance to work at home. Sykes Posting this afternoon: Hardy Realty’s open house gallery… Read more

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Latest Heritage First Headlines: Alberto’s remnants remain; flash flood watch extended. Business: As SMC Music arrives at Central Plaza, Cycle Therapy announces closing. Rome woman,18, dies in Bartow car accident. Dr. Jeffrey Wilson not wasting time as incoming Floyd Schools’ superintendent.

Latest Heritage First Headlines: Alberto’s remnants remain; flash flood watch extended. Business: As SMC Music arrives at Central Plaza, Cycle Therapy announces closing. Rome woman,18, dies in Bartow car accident. Dr. Jeffrey Wilson not wasting time as incoming Floyd Schools’ superintendent.

Your 100% local news source: Locally owned, managed and focused. Hometown Headlines.   LATEST HEADLINES Another round of storms moving into Northwest Georgia over midday. Atlanta Braves’ pitcher Mike Soroka to pitch in Rome Friday on rehab assignment. Reports from the Floyd County, Bartow County and Polk County jails. MORNING UPDATES Ware Mechanical Weather Update:… Read more

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Latest Heritage First Headlines: From a string of openings to a few relocations to two fond farewells (for now), there are a lot of restaurant changes due in June. Regular summer weather returns: hot and sticky.  Walk With a Doc set for June 16.

Latest Heritage First Headlines: From a string of openings to a few relocations to two fond farewells (for now), there are a lot of restaurant changes due in June. Regular summer weather returns: hot and sticky. Walk With a Doc set for June 16.

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 EDITION June to bring big changes to the local dining scene — and more are expected by summer’s end. Dining Health: Start Fathers Day weekend with Harbin Clinic’s Walk With… Read more

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Latest Heritage First Headlines: Wilson named Floyd Schools superintendent. Latest updates on Alberto; flood watch continues. Cartersville motorcyclist dies in accident. Mission to feed 7,000 hungry kids this summer begins. Updates due this week on Floyd/Cherokee hospital bid.

Latest Heritage First Headlines: Wilson named Floyd Schools superintendent. Latest updates on Alberto; flood watch continues. Cartersville motorcyclist dies in accident. Mission to feed 7,000 hungry kids this summer begins. Updates due this week on Floyd/Cherokee hospital bid.

Your 100% local news source: Locally owned, managed and focused. Hometown Headlines. LATEST HEADLINES Dr. Jeff Wilson named superintendent of Floyd County Schools, reports David Crowder of WRGA. Storm threat remains from Alberto. Latest from Floyd County, Bartow County and Polk County jails. MORNING UPDATE Ware Mechanical Weather Alert: Little impact so far from Alberto… Read more

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Latest Heritage First Headlines: Flash flood watch today-Wednesday as Alberto’s threat grows. Continuing coverage all day. Just in time for summer vacation, gas prices take off. Memorial Day remembrance today at fairgrounds. What to watch for this week in Northwest Georgia.

Latest Heritage First Headlines: Flash flood watch today-Wednesday as Alberto’s threat grows. Continuing coverage all day. Just in time for summer vacation, gas prices take off. Memorial Day remembrance today at fairgrounds. What to watch for this week in Northwest Georgia.

Your 100% local news source: Locally owned, managed and focused. Hometown Headlines. LATEST HEADLINES Continuing updates on local weather and the threat from Storm Alberto. Updates from the Floyd County and Bartow County jails. MORNING REPORT Ware Mechanical Weather Alert: Flash flood watch extended through 8 a.m. Wednesday as we prepare for Alberto’s rain, winds,… Read more

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Latest Heritage First Headlines: Latest on Alberto as NW Georgia prepares for heavy rainfall, flooding concerns. Middle Eastern Grill to open June 4. Graduation photo galleries. Memorial Day events.

Latest Heritage First Headlines: Latest on Alberto as NW Georgia prepares for heavy rainfall, flooding concerns. Middle Eastern Grill to open June 4. Graduation photo galleries. Memorial Day events.

Your 100% local news source: Locally owned, managed and focused. Hometown Headlines. LATEST UPDATES Continuing weather updates throughout the weekend as Alberto moves toward the Gulf Coast — and associated storms head our way. Reports from the Floyd County and Bartow County Jails MORNING REPORT Ware Mechanical Weather Center: Alberto to bring heavy rainfall up… Read more

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Heritage First Headlines: Latest on Alberto heading to Florida’s Gulf Coast. Heavy rain expected here through Wednesday. MJ’s Grill coming to Shannon. Rezoning request Downtown. Graduation updates.

Heritage First Headlines: Latest on Alberto heading to Florida’s Gulf Coast. Heavy rain expected here through Wednesday. MJ’s Grill coming to Shannon. Rezoning request Downtown. Graduation updates.

Your 100% local news source: Locally owned, managed and focused. Hometown Headlines. Ware Mechanical Weather Center: Latest on Alberto spinning towards Florida’s Gulf Coast. Heavy rain expected in Northwest Georgia for next several days. Forecast Dining: MJ’s Grill coming to Shannon at Ga. 140/53 on June 1. Floyd Schools next food truck rally is Wednesday. Dining Owner… Read more

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