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Latest Heritage First Headlines: More charges following fatal shootout on I-75. Rome Commission to consider increase in parking fees, new downtown parking rules. Floyd Commission set to approve dog park at Ridge Ferry. Rome Firefighter Memorial dedication, photos. Chilly start to day. Weekend event photos.

Latest Heritage First Headlines: More charges following fatal shootout on I-75. Rome Commission to consider increase in parking fees, new downtown parking rules. Floyd Commission set to approve dog park at Ridge Ferry. Rome Firefighter Memorial dedication, photos. Chilly start to day. Weekend event photos.

  LATEST HEADLINES Additional felony, misdemeanor charges against woman driving the vehicle that led to a fatal shootout off I-75 in Bartow County on Thursday. Twin jackpots soar to a combined $2.22 billion this week after no one won Saturday night’s Powerball drawing. Tuesday’s MegaMillions jackpot now at $1.6 billion. Updates from the Floyd County… Read more

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Heritage First Headlines: Over 12,600 advance votes cast this week in region. Local banker named to board of trustees at LSU graduate school. Unity Christian School launches technology initiative. Busy Saturday ahead.

Heritage First Headlines: Over 12,600 advance votes cast this week in region. Local banker named to board of trustees at LSU graduate school. Unity Christian School launches technology initiative. Busy Saturday ahead.

  LATEST HEADLINES: Politics: Huge turnout for first week of Advance Voting all across area with over 12,600 votes cast in Floyd, Bartow, Polk and Gordon. Voting Campaign watch: Advance voting resumes Monday. Updates on new voting locations in Bartow County. Latest campaign calendars. Politics Business: Ryan Earnest, president and chief executive officer of Heritage First Bank, … Read more

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Latest Heritage First Headlines: Suspect dead, trooper treated and released following I-75 standoff in Bartow. Rome/Floyd’s new economic development plan might want to copy what Bartow does so well. Politics: Abrams in Rome, Cartersville today. Busy weekend ahead. Tonight: High school football scores.

Latest Heritage First Headlines: Suspect dead, trooper treated and released following I-75 standoff in Bartow. Rome/Floyd’s new economic development plan might want to copy what Bartow does so well. Politics: Abrams in Rome, Cartersville today. Busy weekend ahead. Tonight: High school football scores.

  LATEST HEADLINES Updates from the Floyd County, Bartow County and Polk County jails. MORNING REPORT Suspect who fired on troopers dies; identified as Kenneth Martin Anderson. Trooper who was shot in the abdomen — he was wearing a vest — treated for blunt force ‘impact,’ released. Woman who was driving the suspect vehicle in… Read more

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Latest Heritage First Headlines: Business: Coosa Valley Credit Union opens second Cartersville office. Old Havana moves to downtown Cartersville. What If comics in West Rome closing. Latest local jobs reports. Strong advance voting in Floyd, Bartow so far. Your guide to a packed weekend.

Latest Heritage First Headlines: Business: Coosa Valley Credit Union opens second Cartersville office. Old Havana moves to downtown Cartersville. What If comics in West Rome closing. Latest local jobs reports. Strong advance voting in Floyd, Bartow so far. Your guide to a packed weekend.

    LATEST HEADLINES Updates from the Floyd County, Bartow County and Polk County jails. MORNING REPORT Business: Coosa Valley Credit Union opens second Cartersville office, this one on the west side. Old Havana Cigar moves to downtown Cartersville near Blue Sky. What If comics closing in West Rome after four years. Business Jobs: Labor force… Read more

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Latest Heritage First Headlines: Cotton Block building sells; two businesses opening in hotel 200 block on Broad. What do some Floyd, Bartow voters do about out-of-date House race on their ballots. Advance voting surge continues. Cooler today, Thursday (low of 47).

Latest Heritage First Headlines: Cotton Block building sells; two businesses opening in hotel 200 block on Broad. What do some Floyd, Bartow voters do about out-of-date House race on their ballots. Advance voting surge continues. Cooler today, Thursday (low of 47).

    LATEST HEADLINES Updates from the Floyd County, Bartow County and Polk County jails. MORNING REPORTS Business: More changes on Broad Street — Cotton Block building sells; arcade, antique shops opening down in 200 block. Broad Street Politics: What are Floyd, Bartow voters to do about House District 14 seat on advance, general election ballots?… Read more

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Latest Heritage First Headlines:  Who gets custody of economic development as Hodge retires from chamber? Some changes coming to Dean Avenue/Ga. 101. Funeral set for woman found at Bartow landfill. Florida pilot was headed to Calhoun to see relatives. Floyd, Bartow, Gordon efforts under way to help hurricane victims.

Latest Heritage First Headlines: Who gets custody of economic development as Hodge retires from chamber? Some changes coming to Dean Avenue/Ga. 101. Funeral set for woman found at Bartow landfill. Florida pilot was headed to Calhoun to see relatives. Floyd, Bartow, Gordon efforts under way to help hurricane victims.

  LATEST HEADLINES Updates from the Floyd County, Bartow County and Polk County jails. MORNING REPORT At issue: Economic development up for grabs? There’s a potential custody battle simmering as Hodge retires from chamber. Development Business: Al Hodge announces retirement from Rome Floyd Chamber in early 2019. Hodge Funeral service for Courtney Dubois, whose remains were found… Read more

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Latest Heritage First Headlines: $200 million worth of openings, ground breakings this week.  Candidate profiles for state House, Senate races. Advance voting under way. John McClellan’s high school picks; latest rankings. Weather: 86 today, 47 by Thursday morning.

Latest Heritage First Headlines: $200 million worth of openings, ground breakings this week. Candidate profiles for state House, Senate races. Advance voting under way. John McClellan’s high school picks; latest rankings. Weather: 86 today, 47 by Thursday morning.

    LATEST HEADLINES Gordon Sheriff: Man missing from the Ranger community since Friday has been found and is safe; investigation is continuing. Updates Updates from Floyd County, Bartow County and Polk County jails. MORNING REPORT It’s a $200 million week in Northwest Georgia as Georgia Highlands’ STEAM building, Cartersville’s Chick-fil-A open; Harbin Clinic breaks… Read more

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Heritage First Headlines: Pilot dead in small plane crash near Bartow/Paulding County line. Southern Glam Boutique Salon opens in Silver Creek. Weekend guide: Air show takes to skies again, plus photos. Mega Millions jackpot grows.

Heritage First Headlines: Pilot dead in small plane crash near Bartow/Paulding County line. Southern Glam Boutique Salon opens in Silver Creek. Weekend guide: Air show takes to skies again, plus photos. Mega Millions jackpot grows.

Pilot dead following small plane crash near Paulding/Bartow county line. WXIA: Flight started in Gainesville, Fla., was en route to Calhoun. Crash Business: Southern Glam Boutique Salon opens in Silver Creek offering hair services, personalized gifts, event planning and more. Business Gordon Sheriff and GBI seek help to find missing man from Ranger community. Missing Mega Millions… Read more

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Heritage First Headlines: $35 million ‘aviation academy’ coming to Paulding. Rome man indicted for July murder. Great turnout for ‘Walk a Mile in Her Shoes’. Busy weekend with Fiddlin’ Fest, airshow and more.

Heritage First Headlines: $35 million ‘aviation academy’ coming to Paulding. Rome man indicted for July murder. Great turnout for ‘Walk a Mile in Her Shoes’. Busy weekend with Fiddlin’ Fest, airshow and more.

Deal announces $35 million “aviation academy” coming to Paulding Northwest Airport. What it means. Academy Rome man indicted on murder charge from July shooting that killed 37-year-old LaMario Majors. Total of 44 indictments returned this week. Indictments Wright Bagby earns Darlington’s 2018 Distinguished Alumnus Award. Bagby Christian Coomer’s swearing in ceremony to the state Court of Appeals is… Read more

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Latest Heritage First Headlines: Sneak peek at new Chick-fil-A in Cartersville. Don Neo’s, gift shop seek beer licenses. Ana’s taking rotolos solo again. RomeGaCares/Keller Williams unit on hurricane relief effort. Weekend: Heavy Metal, fiddlin’ fest, air show. Weather: Finally, fall. High school football scores online, social media tonight.

Latest Heritage First Headlines: Sneak peek at new Chick-fil-A in Cartersville. Don Neo’s, gift shop seek beer licenses. Ana’s taking rotolos solo again. RomeGaCares/Keller Williams unit on hurricane relief effort. Weekend: Heavy Metal, fiddlin’ fest, air show. Weather: Finally, fall. High school football scores online, social media tonight.

CONTINUING HEADLINES RomeGaCares, Keller Williams Realty relief effort uniting to maximize donations for South Georgia, the Gulf Coast. How you can help. Updates from the Floyd County, Bartow County and Polk County jails. MORNING EDITION Morning Report: Sneak peek at Cartersville’s new Chick-fil-A (opens Wednesday). Don Neo’s, Last Stop Gift Shop seek beer permits. Latest… Read more

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Latest Heritage First Headlines: Nearly 4 inches of rain in Bartow. 200 without power in NW Georgia.  Two arrested in Wednesday shooting of Rome man. Updates on Cartersville suspects in W.Va. drug case. Huge weekend ahead; all the details.

Latest Heritage First Headlines: Nearly 4 inches of rain in Bartow. 200 without power in NW Georgia. Two arrested in Wednesday shooting of Rome man. Updates on Cartersville suspects in W.Va. drug case. Huge weekend ahead; all the details.

LATEST HEADLINES Updates from the Floyd County, Bartow County and Polk County jails. MORNING REPORT Ware Mechanical Weather Alert: Michael leaves almost four inches of rain in Bartow; 1.33 inches in Rome. Power out for 400 customers in NW Georgia. Latest on Tropical Storm Michael. Next up: Low of 48 tonight. Weather Two arrested following… Read more

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Latest Heritage First Headlines: Updates on Hurricane Michael; what it means here, across Georgia. Rome Schools honor top teachers, support staff. Honoring Sam Spector. Temperatures dropping, leaves next: what to know. Huge weekend events list.

Latest Heritage First Headlines: Updates on Hurricane Michael; what it means here, across Georgia. Rome Schools honor top teachers, support staff. Honoring Sam Spector. Temperatures dropping, leaves next: what to know. Huge weekend events list.

Your 100% local news source: Locally owned, managed and focused. Hometown Headlines. LATEST HEADLINES Man injured in shooting in Alto Plaza shopping center off Shorter Avenue. Updates from the Floyd County, Bartow County and Polk County jails. MORNING REPORT Ware Mechanical Weather Alert: Hurricane Michael now packing 140 mph winds, a Category 4 storm. Here:… Read more

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Latest Heritage First Headlines: Updates on Hurricane Michael and what it could mean to Northwest Georgia.  Final day to register to vote for Nov. 6 election; latest campaign/voter updates. Bartow woman on Jeopardy Oct. 18. New Dollar General for Calhoun.

Latest Heritage First Headlines: Updates on Hurricane Michael and what it could mean to Northwest Georgia. Final day to register to vote for Nov. 6 election; latest campaign/voter updates. Bartow woman on Jeopardy Oct. 18. New Dollar General for Calhoun.

Your 100% local news source: Locally owned, managed and focused. Hometown Headlines. LATEST HEADLINES Continuing updates on Hurricane Michael. Updates from the Floyd County, Bartow County and Polk County jails. MORNING REPORT Ware Mechanical Weather Center: Hurricane Michael expected to be a Category 3 storm when it hits the Gulf; watches up along Coastal Georgia. Local… Read more

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