Public Health restaurant inspection scores for Floyd, Bartow, Gordon, Polk and Chattooga counties

Public Health restaurant inspection scores for Floyd, Bartow, Gordon, Polk and Chattooga counties

Public Health restaurant inspection scores. Items appearing blue type indicate a superior score of 95 or better. items appearing in red type indicate a failing score of 69 or lower. Floyd County No reports Bartow County Ramada45 20 SPUR CARTERSVILLE, GA 30121View inspections: July 29, 2014 Score: 98, Grade: A RED ROOF INN 28 HWY 20 SPUR CARTERSVILLE, GARead more

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Floyd County Jail reports, July 29

Floyd County Jail reports, July 29

4 a.m. report 8 a.m. report 8 p.m. report

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Ware Mechanical weather alert: Record lows expected Wednesday morning in Rome, Cartersville

Ware Mechanical weather alert: Record lows expected Wednesday morning in Rome, Cartersville

Should the forecasts hold, the National Weather Service is predicting record low temperatures for July 30 in Rome and Cartersville. In Rome: The forecast calls for 57 degrees, which would break the record of 59 degrees set on July 30, 1969. The normal low for this time of year: 71. In Cartersville: Look for aRead more

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Secretary of State: Recount in Buck-Woods GOP superintendent’s race to be completed by noon Thursday

Secretary of State: Recount in Buck-Woods GOP superintendent’s race to be completed by noon Thursday

Media release: Michael L. “Mike” Buck, a Republican candidate for State School Superintendent, has requested a recount of all votes in the Republican Primary Runoff held on July 22, 2014. Pursuant to O.C.G.A. § 21-2-495(c), the Secretary of State has notified all county election superintendents of Mr. Buck’s request and further directed that such superintendentsRead more

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Chick-fil-A Sports Update: Huge fall ahead for Barron Stadium with college, high school, middle school football — and Peach State

Chick-fil-A Sports Update: Huge fall ahead for Barron Stadium with college, high school, middle school football — and Peach State

A busy fall is ahead for Barron Stadium. The Rome Floyd Parks and Recreation Authority have released the following schedule, one that includes: Home games for Rome High School. 5 dates, all at 8 p.m. Fridays. Home games for Rome Middle School teams (sixth, seventh and eighth grades). 6 dates. Home games for Shorter University.Read more

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Smile Report: Scout William Douglas installs markers along trails at Jackson Hill

Smile Report: Scout William Douglas installs markers along trails at Jackson Hill

Media release: The trails at Jackson Hill are now marked with names and directional arrows thanks to William Douglas who is working on his Eagle Scout Project with Troop 113 sponsored by the First United Methodist Church.  William is the son of Dr. Jimmy and Laurie Douglas of Rome. Jackson Hill is the site ofRead more

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First look inside (and outside) at Cabela’s Acworth store opening Aug. 21 (nine photos)

First look inside (and outside) at Cabela’s Acworth store opening Aug. 21 (nine photos)

    The new Cabela’s store in Acworth opened its doors for the media on Tuesday for a little ‘sneak peek’ before the store officially opens to the public on Aug. 21. The new 100,000-square-foot store off I-75 and Ga. 92 in Acworth features “museum-quality” wildlife displays including mounted local game, a large mountain replica, aRead more

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Bartow County Jail reports, July 29

Bartow County Jail reports, July 29

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Cartersville Police arrest reports, July 29

Cartersville Police arrest reports, July 29

Here are today’s arrest reports from the Cartersville Police Department. Just click each file to see the report: 3185 / 3189 / 3198 / 3201-a / 3201-b / 3204

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Today’s business headlines from Georgia Trend

Today’s business headlines from Georgia Trend

The latest from GEORGIA TREND: Click here for more   July 29, 2014 | Macon Telegraph Glass company to create 150 jobs in Dublin July 29, 2014 | Columbus Ledger-Enquirer Kellogg’s to close Victory Drive snack plant July 29, 2014 | Savannah Morning News A record-setting year for ports July 29, 2014 | Atlanta Journal-Constitution Manufacturing jobs up modestly, report says JulyRead more

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Today’s headlines courtesy of Heritage First Bank: Goo Goo Express coming to West Rome — but where? Business updates

Today’s headlines courtesy of Heritage First Bank: Goo Goo Express coming to West Rome — but where? Business updates

Ware Mechanical forecast:  A bit of a break from the dog days thanks to the “cold front” that moved through Monday. Look for a high of 84 today — around six degrees lower than normal — but the real bonus is over with a low of 57. Our normal low for late July: 70 degrees.Read more

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Goo Goo Express coming to West Rome — just where isn’t exactly nailed down just yet.

Goo Goo Express coming to West Rome — just where isn’t exactly nailed down just yet.

The sign at Shorter Avenue and Burnett Ferry Road tells part of the story. The Dulaney family  indeed is bringing Goo Goo Express car wash to the west side of the city but the location isn’t exactly settled as yet. Brian Dulaney says a sign has been up on the family owned lot — whichRead more

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Lots of free music in downtown Rome, Cartersville on Friday.

Lots of free music in downtown Rome, Cartersville on Friday.

First Friday concert features The Deadfields: Downtown Rome’s free concert series returns to Bridgepoint Plaza this Friday with The Deadfields performing beginning at 7 p.m. Summer of Love in downtown Cartersville on Friday: Tribute, an Allman Brothers Band, performs from 7 until 9 p.m. Kids activities begin at 5 p.m. on the plaza. Also, beer salesRead more

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Rotary clubs on the move for another month or so as Coosa Country Club remodeling continues

Rotary clubs on the move for another month or so as Coosa Country Club remodeling continues

Both Rome Rotary and Seven Hills Rotary clubs are mobile this month and next as Coosa Country Club goes through some remodeling, including the kitchen area. Today, for example, Seven Hills meets at Bella Roma Grill in front of State Mutual Stadium beginning at noon. The Rome club, which meets at noon Thursday, has centered on Berry College forRead more

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Ware Mechanical forecast: Somewhat cooler today, low in the upper 50s tonight

Ware Mechanical forecast: Somewhat cooler today, low in the upper 50s tonight

Outlook: A bit of a break from the dog days thanks to the “cold front” that moved through Monday. Look for a high of 84 today — around six degrees lower than normal — but the real bonus is over with a low of 57. Our normal low for late July: 70 degrees. Expanded weatherRead more

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