Busy ballot awaits Rome residents today; city, county residents to decide fate of $143.8 million in tax extensions. Updates all day. Precincts open 7 a.m.-7 p.m. Vote today
Plan B –as in Alternate Route 2B — proposed 411 to I-75 (and beyond) connector. Construction to start in … 2022. Connector
Jail report: Roommate of slain Berry College student arrested on drug, evidence-tampering charges. Arrest
WGAA: Villa Rica man found dead in Cedartown; suspect in custody but not identified as yet. Investigation
Buzz: Boogie Down Broad returns Saturday; here’s how to help DIGS. Celebrating the Marine Corps’ 242nd birthday Friday night. Chieftains welcomes musician Tommy Wildcat Saturday. Buzz
Ware Mechanical Weather Center: Some rain possible today but not enough to keep you away from the precincts. Weather
Obituaries: Mr. Danny Michael Callahan, Mrs. Sara Louise Sams Gibbons, Mrs. Glenora Terhune, Elsie Mae VanLaw. Obituaries
Public Health restaurant inspection scores. Dining
Area arrest reports brought to you by Dr. Miniyar’s Pediatrics. Crimewatch
- Candidate profiles, Q&As.
- Comprehensive stories on both tax extension bids plus radio interviews.
- Sample ballots for the City Commission, School Board races.
- Contribution reports for the candidates, twin tax extensions.
- Election calendar: Precincts open 7 a.m.-7 p.m. Tuesday; Floyd GOP Women meet Tuesday.
Chick-fil-A Dwarf House Sports Report:
Hometown Headlines Radio Edition, 7-9 a.m. weekdays, WRGA 98.7 FM, streaming.
7:40-8:30 a.m. Architect Mark Cochran of Cevian Design Lab and his colleague, Audrey Wynn Burton, on the key role millennials will play in our future of Rome/Floyd County.
State business headlines: Georgia Trend
Health headlines: Georgia Health News
Northwest Georgia jobs: Career Builder