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Latest updates from the Floyd County, Bartow County and Polk County jails.
Business: Taco Bell quickly rising at LakePoint; QuikTrip is anything but. Also pending: The next wave of hotels. Plus: Another food truck en route? Good news for the one-time ‘sock capital of the world.’ Business
Cedartown Police seek citizens help in finding vandals who damaged fountain at Veterans Park. Vandals
Police beat: SUV rams home in North Rome. Sheriff’s officers commended for helping child’s surprise birth in courthouse parking lot. Police beat
Ware Mechanical Weather Center: Light rain today as warming trend begins. Latest on flood warnings. Weather
Education: GNTC cosmetology students host Valentine’s Day Spa. Commission gets preview of Feb. 21 Black History Month program. Education
Buzz: Night at the Movies, benefiting the Family Resource Center, returns Feb. 27. Expect brief Cartersville government phone outage Thursday. Buzz
Ash Wednesday: Here’s a look at today’s services for the start of Lent. Ash Wednesday
Obituaries: Mrs. Lila Louise Youngblood Buffington, Mrs. Elizabeth Dixon. 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:
- Class 5A: Rome at Flowery Branch, Friday, 7 p.m.
- Class 3A: Cedar Grover at Sonoravillle
- Class 2A: Putnam County at Model, 6 p.m. Friday. Tickets: $7
- Class 2A: Pepperell at Banks Co.
- Class 2A: Rabun Co. at Rockmart, 7 p.m.
- Class 2A: Gordon Central at Elbert Co.
- Class A private: Darlington at Athens Academy, 6 p.m. Friday.
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