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Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: Atlanta United wins MLS Cup Championship. Photos, results from JamieStrong Rome Half Marathon. Falcons at Green Bay, 1 p.m.

Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: Atlanta United wins MLS Cup Championship. Photos, results from JamieStrong Rome Half Marathon. Falcons at Green Bay, 1 p.m.

Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports Mount Berry Mall, 10 a.m.-9 p.m. Monday-Saturday. Riverside Parkway, 6 a.m.-10 p.m.   Atlanta United are the 2018 MLS Cup Champions after defeating the Portland TImbers, 2-0, on Saturday night. A record crowd of 73,000 packed the Mercedes-Benz Stadium for the game, according to the AJC. Read more #JamieStrong: Runners brave cold, rainy… Read more

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Heritage First Headlines: It’s a mess out there today — power outages, roads closed, rising rivers and maybe snow early Monday. Arrest in fatal hit-and-run in Bartow. Rome Commission to discuss smoking ordinance for Broad Street. Sports update.

Heritage First Headlines: It’s a mess out there today — power outages, roads closed, rising rivers and maybe snow early Monday. Arrest in fatal hit-and-run in Bartow. Rome Commission to discuss smoking ordinance for Broad Street. Sports update.

  MORNING EDITION: Ware Mechanical Weather Center: Over two inches of rainfall so far, more on way. Flood watch until 7 p.m. tonight. Wind Advisory until noon. Flood warning for Chattooga River in Summerville. Rain/snow mix possible tonight. Forecast Buzz: Proposed no-smoking ordinance for Downtown Broad Street district to be discussed at Monday’s City Commission meeting.… Read more

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Ware Mechanical Weather Alert: Flood warnings for Coosa at Lock and Dam, Armuchee Creek, Chattooga. Oostanaula should crest below flood stage. More rain, snow possible overnight Monday.

Ware Mechanical Weather Alert: Flood warnings for Coosa at Lock and Dam, Armuchee Creek, Chattooga. Oostanaula should crest below flood stage. More rain, snow possible overnight Monday.

  RIVER UPDATES AND FLOOD WARNINGS Oostanaula River in Rome. No flood warning. 23.35 feet and rising; action stage (gates close) at 19 feet. Crest expected at 24.5 feet. Flood stage is 25 feet. Coosa River, Lock and Dam Park: At 24.1 feet and rising; flood stage is 24 feet. Armuchee Creek: At 18.8 feet… Read more

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JamieStrong: Runners brave cold, rainy conditions for annual marathon benefiting local family and area running programs. Connecticut runner wins overall race. Photos and results.

JamieStrong: Runners brave cold, rainy conditions for annual marathon benefiting local family and area running programs. Connecticut runner wins overall race. Photos and results.

Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports Mount Berry Mall, 10 a.m.-9 p.m. Monday-Saturday. Riverside Parkway, 6 a.m.-10 p.m. Saturday’s wet and cold weather didn’t keep runners away from participating in the annual #JamieStrong Rome Half Marathon at State Mutual Stadium. In addition to the 13.1-mile Half Marathon, the event presented by GoGo Running included a Half Marathon Relay and a 5K race. The Rome… Read more

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Season for Giving: Bankers for Blankets project nets 60 donations, exactly amount needed to help Salvation Army. Rome Middle donates $2,000 worth of toys to Toys for Tots.

Season for Giving: Bankers for Blankets project nets 60 donations, exactly amount needed to help Salvation Army. Rome Middle donates $2,000 worth of toys to Toys for Tots.

You may call it a coincidence, but we like to think it’s more of a Christmas miracle. All throughout the month of November, Heritage First Bank locations on Broad Street, on Shorter Avenue in West Rome and on Martha Berry Highway in Armuchee, have been collecting blankets and quilts for the Salvation Army of Rome. We… Read more

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Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: Geoff Collins named Georgia Tech’s head football coach. Rome Half-Marathon a go, rain or shine. Rome Braves’ pancake breakfast today; benefits Miracle Field. Countdown to the Cartersville, Rockmart football games.

Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: Geoff Collins named Georgia Tech’s head football coach. Rome Half-Marathon a go, rain or shine. Rome Braves’ pancake breakfast today; benefits Miracle Field. Countdown to the Cartersville, Rockmart football games.

Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports Mount Berry Mall, 10 a.m.-9 p.m. Monday-Saturday. Riverside Parkway, 6 a.m.-10 p.m.   Saturday: Rain or shine, the annual #JamieStrong Rome Half Marathon to be held at State Mutual Stadium. In addition to the 13.1-mile Half Marathon, the event that is presented by GoGo Running includes a Half Marathon Relay and a 5- kilometer race. The Rome Half will… Read more

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Dining: Public Health restaurant inspection scores for Friday.

Dining: Public Health restaurant inspection scores for Friday.

FLOYD No reports BARTOW WHITE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL 1395 CASS-WHITE RD WHITE, GA 30184 Last Inspection Score: 100 FAIRFIELD INN & SUITES 20 CANYON PKWY CARTERSVILLE, GA 30120 Last Inspection Score: 85 SLEEP INN / MAIN STAY 146 OLD ALLATOONA RD EMERSON, GA 30137 Last Inspection Score: 92 GORDON DEL TACO 250 HWY 53 EAST CALHOUN,… Read more

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Heritage First Headlines: Flood watch in effect all weekend, up to 3 inches of rain expected, uncertainty on wintry mix. Season for giving for local bankers, students. Six qualify for District 5 race in Gordon.

Heritage First Headlines: Flood watch in effect all weekend, up to 3 inches of rain expected, uncertainty on wintry mix. Season for giving for local bankers, students. Six qualify for District 5 race in Gordon.

  MORNING EDITION: Ware Mechanical Weather Center: Flood watch today through Sunday evening. Nearly 3 inches of rain possible. So far, the wintry stuff stays to the east, but could see rain/snow mix Sunday night, Monday night. Forecast Season for Giving: Bankers for Blankets project nets 60 donations, exactly amount needed to help Salvation Army. Rome… Read more

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Ware Mechanical Weather Alert: Flash flood watch Saturday morning through Sunday evening. Nearly 3 inches of rain possible. So far, the wintry stuff stays to the east. We could see snow Tuesday morning.

Ware Mechanical Weather Alert: Flash flood watch Saturday morning through Sunday evening. Nearly 3 inches of rain possible. So far, the wintry stuff stays to the east. We could see snow Tuesday morning.

THE LATEST The National Weather Service in Peachtree City has issued a Flood Watch for North and Central Georgia, from 7 a.m. Saturday through 7 p.m. Sunday. A strong storm system will spread rain across north and central Georgia tonight and continuing into Sunday. Some of the rain could be heavy late Saturday and Saturday… Read more

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Latest Heritage First Headlines: Weekend weather: Very wet, very cold, no snow through Monday. Dining: Del Taco’s close in Calhoun, the return of an old friend and what’s ‘swirling.’  Christmas: Parades tonight, maybe Saturday; concerts and other events.

Latest Heritage First Headlines: Weekend weather: Very wet, very cold, no snow through Monday. Dining: Del Taco’s close in Calhoun, the return of an old friend and what’s ‘swirling.’ Christmas: Parades tonight, maybe Saturday; concerts and other events.

  LATEST HEADLINES Updates from the Floyd County and Bartow County jails. MORNING REPORT Ware Mechanical Weather Alert: Weekend Washout on the way; nearly 3 inches of rain possible. So far, the wintry stuff stays to the east. We could see snow Tuesday morning. Weather Dining: Del Taco just about ready in Calhoun. Truett Cathy’s statute… Read more

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Dining: Del Taco just about ready in Calhoun. Truett Cathy’s statute has a new home at Truett’s Chick-fil-A. Swirl World part of new RaceTrac coming to Cartersville.

Dining: Del Taco just about ready in Calhoun. Truett Cathy’s statute has a new home at Truett’s Chick-fil-A. Swirl World part of new RaceTrac coming to Cartersville.

    Del Taco’s return to Northwest Georgia almost ready: The franchise is opening at 250 E. Ga. 53 in Calhoun, probably after the first of the year. The above photo, courtesy of Lynn Brock Construction, shows much of the exterior work has been completed. This is expected to be the first of several locations… Read more

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Ware Mechanical Weather Center: Over two inches of rainfall so far, more on way. Flood watch until 7 p.m. tonight. Wind Advisory until noon. Flood warning for Chattooga River in Summerville. Rain/snow mix possible tonight.

Ware Mechanical Weather Center: Over two inches of rainfall so far, more on way. Flood watch until 7 p.m. tonight. Wind Advisory until noon. Flood warning for Chattooga River in Summerville. Rain/snow mix possible tonight.

THE LATEST Flood Watch continues through 7 p.m. Sunday. A strong storm system will spread rain across north and central Georgia today into Monday. Total rainfall of three inches is expected across the watch area with isolated higher amounts. The ground across north and central Georgia remains saturated from recent rains. Some rivers and creeks… Read more

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