IT’S A FINAL: Chick-fil-A Dwarf House Friday night final scores

IT’S A FINAL: Chick-fil-A Dwarf House Friday night final scores

  TONIGHT’S GAMES Pepperell beats Chattooga, 27-7. Rome falls to Creekview, 42-39. Darlington over Bowdon, 24-19. Coach Tommy Atha gets his 100th win as Tigers’ head coach.  Horizon Christian Academy (1-2) at Unity Christian School (1-1) Unity Christian wins by 20. Calhoun 57, North Murray 8. Cass blanked 35-0 by Dalton Gordon Central falls toRead more

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Shorter Hawks vs. West Texas A&M at ‘Jerry’s World’ beginning at 2 p.m. Saturday; listen at 99.5 FM The Jock

Shorter Hawks vs. West Texas A&M at ‘Jerry’s World’ beginning at 2 p.m. Saturday; listen at 99.5 FM The Jock

Click here for background on Saturday’s game: GAME NOTES: / Radio: 99.5 FM The Jock / Live results on Twitter Shorter media release By Jim O’Hara ARLINGTON, Texas – The world’s most modern arena, has the world’s largest column-free interior and the fourth largest high definition video screen and is complete with 80,000 seats. ForRead more

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Hardy Realty’s open house showcase features 10 homes in Rome, Silver Creek this Sunday

Hardy Realty’s open house showcase features 10 homes in Rome, Silver Creek this Sunday

This week’s selection features 10 homes in Rome and Silver Creek. Sunday’s open house hours are 1 to 3 p.m., 2 to 4 p.m., or 3:30 to 5:30 p.m.; please check each property. For all our open houses this weekend, just click Hardy Realty Open House

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New: Deals here for chamber, leadership meetings. Fall gardening talk at Lavender Mountain Saturday. County Commission meets Tuesday. Key grant for GNTC

New: Deals here for chamber, leadership meetings. Fall gardening talk at Lavender Mountain Saturday. County Commission meets Tuesday. Key grant for GNTC

Deals meet with Greater Rome Chamber, Leadership Georgia: Gov. Nathan Deal and his wife, Sandra, were at the Greater Rome Chamber this morning for an interview with chamber members. The meeting followed another session with members of Leadership Georgia who are in Rome this weekend for several sessions. Leadership’s alumni group will  have an outdoorRead more

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New information: Photos, WSB video show Berry player’s surprise reunion with his brother just home from a sixth tour of Afghanistan

New information: Photos, WSB video show Berry player’s surprise reunion with his brother just home from a sixth tour of Afghanistan

    WSB TV has a short video posted Friday morning on an emotional moment from a recent practice of the Berry College Vikings.  The contributed cell phone video shows Army Ranger Sgt. Adam Duke surprising Viking lineman John Delf-Montgomery of Cumming during a recent practice.  Berry is off this weekend and opens the home season at BarronRead more

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Floyd County Jail reports, Sept. 19

Floyd County Jail reports, Sept. 19

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Bartow County Jail reports, Sept. 19

Bartow County Jail reports, Sept. 19

  Jail reports Media reports: no reports  

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Cartersville Police arrest reports, Sept. 19

Cartersville Police arrest reports, Sept. 19

Here are today’s arrest reports from the Cartersville Police Department. Just click each file to see the report: 4114 / 4117 / 4123  / 4125 / 4127 / 4128    

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Big crowds this morning for new iPhones at AT&T, Verizon

Big crowds this morning for new iPhones at AT&T, Verizon

  We’re getting reports this morning of lines around the proverbial buildings at AT&T at Charles Hight Square and at the Verizon store at Broad and Turner McCall as local customers try to get their hands on the new iPhone6 and iPhone 6 Plus. Apple is releasing the updated phones today, a few days afterRead more

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Today’s business updates from Georgia Trend

Today’s business updates from Georgia Trend

The latest from GEORGIA TREND: Click here for more: Below are today’s top business and political stories from sources around the state of Georgia. Sept. 19, 2014 | Athens Banner-Herald Too much testing, state school superintendent candidates say Read more. Sept. 19, 2014 | Georgia Trend – Exclusive! Georgia View: The never-ending story Read more. Sept. 19,Read more

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Today’s headlines courtesy of Heritage First Bank: East Rome rezoning battle escalates. New Polk Medical Center almost here. Great weekend forecast

Today’s headlines courtesy of Heritage First Bank: East Rome rezoning battle escalates. New Polk Medical Center almost here. Great weekend forecast

Ware Mechanical forecast:  – A ‘normal’ forecast for the last full weekend of summer with highs in the mid 80s and  lows in the low 60s. Slight chance of rain today, Sunday. Headlines: ‘Welcome to Rome’ video, neighborhood signs shape battle over Old East Rome rezoning. East Rome Oct. 19 open house set for new PolkRead more

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‘Welcome to Rome’ video, neighborhood signs shape battle over Old East Rome rezoning

‘Welcome to Rome’ video, neighborhood signs shape battle over Old East Rome rezoning

The final few days before Rome City commissioners are scheduled to decide the fate of a zoning request in Old East Rome are going to be dramatic. At issue is Realtor Jason Free’s request to rezone Turner McCall-front property he owns with the intent of replacing aging homes there with a modern, 10,000-square-office/retail building facingRead more

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Scouts offer Emergency Preparedness Day on Saturday. Cedartown’s Fall Festival is Oct. 4

Scouts offer Emergency Preparedness Day on Saturday. Cedartown’s Fall Festival is Oct. 4

  The Coosa District of the Northwest Georgia Council, Boy Scouts of America is hosting a free, community-wide Emergency Preparedness Day on Saturday from 9 a.m. until noon. The event will be held in the parking lot of the Kmart shopping center off of Hicks Drive. The event has been organized to  provide information about the benefits ofRead more

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Ware Mechanical forecast: Weekend looks a little warmer than first thought, mid 80s; lows near 60

Ware Mechanical forecast: Weekend looks a little warmer than first thought, mid 80s; lows near 60

Today’s forecast: A ‘normal’ forecast for the last full weekend of summer with highs in the mid 80s and  lows in the low 60s. Slight chance of rain today, Sunday. Expanded weather reports: Rome data / Cartersville data Weather bar: Weather / Radar / Forecast read more

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Norman’s No-Nos: Saturday won’t be a good day for Florida or Georgia Tech but FSU may survive Clemson

Norman’s No-Nos: Saturday won’t be a good day for Florida or Georgia Tech but FSU may survive Clemson

By Norman Arey for Hometown Headlines I was a little off last week, predicting only 10 of 15 correctly, but hey, one of the right ones was the Georgia-South Carolina outcome. I even got the point-spread exactly. For the season, I’m hanging in at 35-10 for a winning/losing percentage of 77 percent. read more

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