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I-75 southbound shut below Wade Green because of cattle truck accident.
Updates from the Floyd County, Bartow County and Polk County jails.
Business: Kibler seeks pouring license for The Vogue on Broad Street; venue hosts first event Saturday. Shaw hits goal of ‘carbon neutrality’ at carpet manufacturing sites. Business
Jobs: 400 more people working here last month vs. a year ago. First-time jobless claims down in most area counties. Jobs
Health: Harbin Clinic Adairsville to sets ribbon cutting, open house for May 24. Health
Politics: 1,872 advance votes through Wednesday; today and Friday are the final days to vote early. Precincts open 7 a.m.-7 p.m. on Tuesday. Politics
Education: High school graduations begin Friday for Cartersville, Adairsville, Cass; Saturday for Rome High, Darlington, Unity Christian and Woodland. Graduation
400-Word (or less) Commentary: Put brakes on parking plan to detour PR nightmare; offer two hours of free parking before the meter starts. Commentary
Ware Mechanical Weather Center: Warmer weekend on the way — but will it be a wet one, too? Weather
Obituaries: Robert D. “Bob” Cooper, Mr. Clarence Clay Treadaway, Deacon Charles Franklin Turner, Mr. Eugene Willis. 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: Sports
AJC: Atlanta’s Dansby Swanson due in Rome for rehab start tonight.
Hometown Headlines Radio Edition, 7-9 a.m. weekdays, WRGA 98.7 FM, streaming.
7:40 a.m. Amanda Avella, a licensed professional counselor at Willowbrooke at Floyd, joins us to talk about the epidemic in teen suicides in Georgia – and how to help save those young lives.
8:10 a.m. Matt Pearce from the Small Business Development Center joins us to talk about target advertising (Think The Masters and “dilly, dilly.”)
State business headlines: Georgia Trend
Health headlines: Georgia Health News
Northwest Georgia jobs: Career Builder