Latest Heritage First Headlines: Sweet P’s bringing Sunday buffet back to the Palladium. Floyd seeks OK for open heart surgery program. Another close call for Rep. Barry Loundermilk. Georgia flu deaths at 37; four locally.
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General Assembly honors Rome High on the 5A football championship. RHS
Reports from the Floyd County, Bartow County and Polk County jails.
Dining: Sweet P’s bringing Sunday buffets back to The Palladium later this month as well as catering and other special events. Dining
Health: Floyd Medical Center seeks OK for $25 million open heart surgery program. Floyd
37 confirmed flu-associated deaths in Georgia this season, including four in our area. Tips from NWGA Health Director Unini Odama, M.D., on what to do. Flu
Third close call since June for Congressman Barry Loudermilk who was on the train carrying GOP lawmakers to a retreat that collided with a garbage truck. Politics
Buzz: Annual Scouting for Food drive returns; how to help. Truett McConnell president to speak to Exchange Club Feb. 9. Open house seeks comments on I-75 bridge. Buzz
Education: Meet first-round winners of Floyd Schools’ literacy challenge. Honors for Rome High’s Junior ROTC cadets. Big wins for Darlington students at tech competition. Education
Ware Mechanical Weather Center: Rain returns tonight, late Saturday and into Sunday. Friday will be cold with a high of 44. Weather
Obituaries: Louise Homer Baughman, Mrs. Charlotte Evans McJunkin Bolton, Mr. Bobby Andrew Garlin, Jonathan Larry Knight. Obituaries
Public Health restaurant inspection scores. Dining
Area arrest reports for Floyd, Bartow, Polk counties sponsored by Living Proof Recovery. Crimewatch
Chick-fil-A Dwarf House Sports Report:
5A champion Rome Wolves to be honored today by the General Assembly; how to watch.
Berry Softball returns after huge 2017 season.
High school and local basketball scores, schedules.
Hometown Headlines Radio Edition, 7-9 a.m. weekdays, WRGA 98.7 FM, streaming.
7:40 a.m. We begin our February/Thursday series on heart health. Today: Marty Robinson, Redmond EMS Director, on why early heart attack care is critical. He’ll be joined by Andrea Pitts.
8:10 a.m. Matt Pearce of the Small Business Development Center on knowing the right financing source for your small business.
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Health headlines: Georgia Health News
Northwest Georgia jobs: Career Builder