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Heritage First Headlines: What fueling the boom in downtown living? State Supreme Court to hear case involving two Cartersville physicians. Over $50,000 raised for animal rescue groups.

Heritage First Headlines: What fueling the boom in downtown living? State Supreme Court to hear case involving two Cartersville physicians. Over $50,000 raised for animal rescue groups.

Today’s first headlines: Fast, factual and always free. With numerous options on the market and more on the way, loft apartments fueling boom in downtown living in Rome and Cartersville. Lofts Georgia Supreme Court to hear arguments today in case involving two Cartersville physicians’ challenge of state’s Certificate of Need laws. Court Dual weekend fundraisers… Read more

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Heritage First Headlines: The Sweet Cocoon moving forward with retreat center. GNTC student wins national competition. Heroes United blood drive Monday. Greater Community Bank closing West Rome branch Friday. Sunshine returns.

Heritage First Headlines: The Sweet Cocoon moving forward with retreat center. GNTC student wins national competition. Heroes United blood drive Monday. Greater Community Bank closing West Rome branch Friday. Sunshine returns.

Today’s first headlines: Fast, factual and always free. The Sweet Cocoon moving forward with plans for retreat for disabled children; hosting 3rd annual Butterfly Ball on Aug. 26. Cocoon Buzz of the Week: Heroes Unified community-wide blood drive on Monday. Rome Young Republicans meeting Thursday. Greater Community Bank closing West Rome branch on Friday. Buzz… Read more

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Heritage First Headlines: Aftermath of Friday’s storms. More rain possible today. Flash flood watch until 8 p.m. Three Polk men arrested in child pornography sting.

Heritage First Headlines: Aftermath of Friday’s storms. More rain possible today. Flash flood watch until 8 p.m. Three Polk men arrested in child pornography sting.

Today’s first headlines: Fast, factual and always free. Ware Mechanical Weather Center: Over 1 inch of rainfall, more possible today. Flash flood watch until 2 p.m. Updates on aftermath of Friday’s storms. Weather Three Polk County men arrested on charges related to possession of child pornography following lengthy investigation. Polk Buzz: Familiar spot on First… Read more

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Latest Heritage First Headlines: Flash flood watch later today as rain, storms from Cindy continue. Craze boutique opens on Broad Street today. Job fairs today, next week. Sports: Norman Arey says farewell. Rome Braves, high school updates.

Latest Heritage First Headlines: Flash flood watch later today as rain, storms from Cindy continue. Craze boutique opens on Broad Street today. Job fairs today, next week. Sports: Norman Arey says farewell. Rome Braves, high school updates.

Today’s first headlines: Fast, factual and always free. LATEST UPDATES Rough weather possible after 4 this afternoon. Two coaches join Shorter sports staff — men’s soccer and women’s lacrosse. Accreditation team seeks community comments on Floyd County Sheriff’s Office. Morning reports from the Floyd County Jail and Polk County Jail. MORNING UPDATES Ware Mechanical Weather… Read more

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Latest Heritage First Headlines: Heavy rain likely as Cindy spins across the southeast. Latest jobs report for Northwest Georgia. Business: Woodstock Furniture opens; May home sales up.

Latest Heritage First Headlines: Heavy rain likely as Cindy spins across the southeast. Latest jobs report for Northwest Georgia. Business: Woodstock Furniture opens; May home sales up.

Today’s first headlines: Fast, factual and always free. LATEST UPDATES Some cancellations already because of the weatgher. Reports from the Floyd County Jail and Polk County Jail. MORNING EDITION Ware Mechanical Weather Center: Tracking Storm Cindy. Light rain so far; more on the way through Saturday. Continuing updates. Weather Business: Woodstock Furniture opens at Central Plaza;… Read more

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Latest Heritage First Headlines: At least two inches of rain on the way with Storm Cindy’s remnants. Judge blocks adding names to school RICO case. Turrentine named new Coosa High principal. Suspect surrenders in Saturday murder case.

Latest Heritage First Headlines: At least two inches of rain on the way with Storm Cindy’s remnants. Judge blocks adding names to school RICO case. Turrentine named new Coosa High principal. Suspect surrenders in Saturday murder case.

Today’s first headlines: Fast, factual and always free. LATEST UPDATES Business: Woodstock Furniture opens at Central Plaza; ribbon cutting is next week. Latest photos from Orange Beach, Ala., as Tropical Storm Cindy heads toward the Gulf Coast. The 2017 Floyd County SPLOST Committee will begin hearing presentations at 5:30 p.m. on Thursday, June 22, at… Read more

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Latest Heritage First Headlines: The tropics explode amid key Gulf vacation season and that rain will follow Northwest Georgians home. It’s over: Sixth District voters to decide, Handel or Ossoff? Latest local weather. Five Rome Braves in all-star clash tonight.

Latest Heritage First Headlines: The tropics explode amid key Gulf vacation season and that rain will follow Northwest Georgians home. It’s over: Sixth District voters to decide, Handel or Ossoff? Latest local weather. Five Rome Braves in all-star clash tonight.

Today’s first headlines: Fast, factual and always free. MORNING UPDATES Suspect in Saturday night’s homicide investigation surrenders to Rome Police. LaDonna Turrentine named principal of Coosa High School. Coosa Valley Credit Union consolidating West Rome locations. Photos from Northwest Georgians who are vacationing on the Gulf this week as the storm moves toward Louisiana, Texas.… Read more

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Latest Heritage First Headlines: Rome Police continue to investigate two separate murder cases. You’ll have a pretty good view of the ‘Great American Eclipse’ on Aug. 21. Keep on eye on the tropics if you’re on the Gulf this week and next. More rain heading our way.

Latest Heritage First Headlines: Rome Police continue to investigate two separate murder cases. You’ll have a pretty good view of the ‘Great American Eclipse’ on Aug. 21. Keep on eye on the tropics if you’re on the Gulf this week and next. More rain heading our way.

Today’s first headlines: Fast, factual and always free. LATEST UPDATES Business: Veteran banker Mike Stover promoted to vice president at Greater Community Bank. Early reports from the Floyd County Jail and Polk County Jail. MORNING EDITION The latest on the twin murder investigations in Rome. Search Northwest Georgia should have a great view of the… Read more

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Latest Heritage First Headlines: Second murder in Rome in three days; warrants out for suspect. Renovations continue at new home of Life Church. Paddle Georgia 2017 under way. Busy week ahead.

Latest Heritage First Headlines: Second murder in Rome in three days; warrants out for suspect. Renovations continue at new home of Life Church. Paddle Georgia 2017 under way. Busy week ahead.

Today’s first headlines: Fast, factual and always free. Updated: Second murder in three days in Rome caps violent week in the city; warrants out for latest suspect. Police Renovations continue on John Davenport Dr. at new home of Life Church with move planned for later this summer. Life Church Paddle Georgia 2017: The 125-mile adventure… Read more

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Heritage First Headlines: Two lanes of Martha Berry Hwy. near mall have collapsed. Updates on Friday’s fatal ambulance crash. LocoMex targets July opening. Body found in Rockmart.

Heritage First Headlines: Two lanes of Martha Berry Hwy. near mall have collapsed. Updates on Friday’s fatal ambulance crash. LocoMex targets July opening. Body found in Rockmart.

Today’s first headlines: Fast, factual and always free. Floyd E-911: Two inside lanes of Martha Berry Highway near mall have collapsed, GDOT enroute. Collapse Business: LocoMex targets mid to late July opening. Dr. Charles May Jr. joins United Community Bank board.  Bailey new editor at RNT.  Honors for Cartersville Medical. Business Updated: EMS driver fell… Read more

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Latest Heritage First Headlines: Storm knocks down framing for Rockmart’s Chick-fil-A. 45-mph gusts help knock out power to 11,000; 800 still in the dark this morning. More dining updates.

Latest Heritage First Headlines: Storm knocks down framing for Rockmart’s Chick-fil-A. 45-mph gusts help knock out power to 11,000; 800 still in the dark this morning. More dining updates.

Today’s first headlines: Fast, factual and always free. LATEST HEADLINES One dead, two injured in ambulance accident this morning on Martha Berry. MORNING EDITION Dining: ‘Sad setback’ at Rockmart Chick-fil-A as storm topples wall framing. Props for pops? Just a few specials for dad. Smart restaurants and smartphones. Dining Ware Mechanical Weather Center: More than… Read more

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Latest Heritage First Headlines: One man dead, another injured in shooting in South Rome. 800 more jobs in our area last month. Strong storms possible tonight. Rep. Katie Dempsey: Home for sale but I’m staying here, running again. Snake night returns to the E.C.O. Center.

Latest Heritage First Headlines: One man dead, another injured in shooting in South Rome. 800 more jobs in our area last month. Strong storms possible tonight. Rep. Katie Dempsey: Home for sale but I’m staying here, running again. Snake night returns to the E.C.O. Center.

Today’s first headlines: Fast, factual and always free. LATEST UPDATES Police seek community’s help in finding white car carrying man injured in South Rome shooting. Bartow Sheriff’s Office: Man found murdered on June 4 has been identified as being from East Point. Updates from the Floyd County Jail and Polk County Jail. MORNING EDITION One… Read more

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Latest Heritage First Headlines. Your Two Cents: Closer look at Rome High expansion proposal. Cedarstream moving from Broad Street. Services pending for drowning victim as community rallies to help family. 9 arrested in overnight investigation. Loudermilk ‘OK,’ was at shooting scene.

Latest Heritage First Headlines. Your Two Cents: Closer look at Rome High expansion proposal. Cedarstream moving from Broad Street. Services pending for drowning victim as community rallies to help family. 9 arrested in overnight investigation. Loudermilk ‘OK,’ was at shooting scene.

Today’s first headlines: Fast, factual and always free. LATEST UPDATES Nine arrested in overnight police investigation in West Rome. Congressional shooting: Loudermilk ‘OK,’ was at the practice. Graves wasn’t at the site. Updates from Floyd County Jail and Polk County Jail. MORNING EDITION Your Two Cents: A critical look at the Rome High expansion proposal… Read more

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