Heritage First Headlines: Ms. Ila, Rome legend and 10th oldest person in the world, dies. Updates on Rome Schools: Main to fall next week; RHS changes begin. Upper 50s today with a strong gust. High school football playoffs: Rome, Pepperell, Darlington, Cartersville, Calhoun,  Cedartown and Rockmart advance.

Heritage First Headlines: Ms. Ila, Rome legend and 10th oldest person in the world, dies. Updates on Rome Schools: Main to fall next week; RHS changes begin. Upper 50s today with a strong gust. High school football playoffs: Rome, Pepperell, Darlington, Cartersville, Calhoun, Cedartown and Rockmart advance.

Saluting all those who have served our country today on Veterans Day — and every day. Thank you for your service. Hometown Headlines.

LATEST HEADLINES

Updated: An updated obituary on America’s oldest resident, Ms. Ila Sewell Jones.

Updated: A two-minute video from Myrtle Hill as preparations were completed for today’s Veterans Day tribute.

Added: Commentary. Jim O’Hara offers a pretty stark commentary on Tuesday’s vote — and its one of many conversations about who really won and lost, and what’s ahead. Commentary

Updates from the Floyd County Jail and Bartow County Jail.

MORNING EDITION

Rome High’s new outdoor football practice field to replace the current one, making way for career academy/athletics facility. Plus: Main Elementary demolition ‘should begin in the next week or so.’ Education

Rome loses a legend: Ms. Ila Sewell Jones, Georgia’s oldest resident and tenth oldest in the world. Ms. Ila

Business: Tractor Supply taking shape in Cedartown. Hiring begins. Business

Veterans Day 2017: Services, parades pay tribute to those who serve and served. Veterans Day

Buzz: Candy Cane Hunt returns to Town Green Nov. 18. Master Gardener volunteer program returns in January.  Buzz

Ware Mechanical Weather Center: Cool, gusty Saturday ahead; 20% rain chance on Sunday.Weather

Obituaries: Mr. Bob Arnold Davis,  Mrs. Karen W. Foster, Donnie Wayne “Don” Kelly, Mr. Alfred Franklin “Sam” Trapp Sr.: Obituaries

No additional  Public Health restaurant inspection scores from Friday. Dining

Area arrest reports brought to you by Dr. Miniyar’s Pediatrics. Crimewatch

Chick-fil-A Dwarf House Sports Report:    

Moving to next round of high school playoffs — Rome, Pepperell, Darlington, Cartersville, Calhoun, Cedartown and Rockmart.
Huge win for Berry volleyball, advances to regional finals.
College football: Berry seeks 10-0 perfect regular season; Shorter hopes for W in season’s final game.
SEC, ACC TV schedule for today.
Norman’s No-Nos: Who will fall on one of the biggest Saturdays this college season.
Big volleyball win for Berry; regional finals next.

Hometown Headlines Radio Edition, 7-9 a.m. weekdays, WRGA 98.7 FM, streaming.

 Please join our guests Monday including:
7:40 a.m. Lisa Acree and Barbara Earle from Redmond Regional’s lung center on the Great American Smokeout this Thursday.
8:40 a.m. Tina Bartleson of the Exchange Club Family Resource Center on Tuesday’s Strike Out Child Abuse event.

Also today:

Traffic: Georgia DOT, Google Maps or Waze.

State business headlines: Georgia Trend

Health headlines: Georgia Health News

Northwest Georgia jobs: Career Builder

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