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Latest Heritage First Headlines: Busy year on Broad Street; much more on the way. Foster’s Mill reopens Friday. Basic human services still out in Puerto Rico; how to help. Advance voting begins; SPLOST debate on radio Tuesday. John McClellan’s high school picks. Empty Bowls returns.

Latest Heritage First Headlines: Busy year on Broad Street; much more on the way. Foster’s Mill reopens Friday. Basic human services still out in Puerto Rico; how to help. Advance voting begins; SPLOST debate on radio Tuesday. John McClellan’s high school picks. Empty Bowls returns.

First, fast, fair, factual and always free: Hometown Headlines. LATEST HEADLINES Updates from the Floyd County, Bartow County, Polk County jails. Soggy start to the day: We saw nearly two thirds of an inch of rain between Sunday night and early today. Next up: Strong gusts. MORNING UPDATES The Broad Street Boom: The busy year… Read more

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Latest Heritage First Headlines: Sneak Peek at AR Woodworks coming to Broad St. Berry athletes honor fallen teammate. Busy Saturday downtown. YMCA wins Harbin Hero Challenge.

Latest Heritage First Headlines: Sneak Peek at AR Woodworks coming to Broad St. Berry athletes honor fallen teammate. Busy Saturday downtown. YMCA wins Harbin Hero Challenge.

First, fast, fair, factual and always free: Hometown Headlines. LATEST HEADLINES 22nd Chili Cookoff crowns its winners: Best site, judges’ choice and people’s choice. Chili Updates from the Floyd County and Bartow County jails. MORNING EDITION: Business: A sneak peek inside AR Workshop coming to 411 Broad St. in November. Business Berry College Cross Country teams… Read more

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Heritage First Headlines: Work underway at 608 Broad St. Chick-fil-A opening temp location on Riverside on Oct. 23. Santa arrives Nov. 13. Sports updates.

Heritage First Headlines: Work underway at 608 Broad St. Chick-fil-A opening temp location on Riverside on Oct. 23. Santa arrives Nov. 13. Sports updates.

First, fast, fair, factual and always free: Hometown Headlines. Business: Work begins on 608 Broad St. (we hear an escape room). Also: Changes to Armuchee strip center; signs of life at West Rome Jack’s. Business Chick-fil-A to open temp site off Riverside Parkway on Oct. 23, but Dwarf House not closing for remodeling just yet. Dwarf House… Read more

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Heritage First Headlines: Funeral set for Berry student; still no official cause of death. ‘Bullet voting’ in use for Rome commission, school board races? SPLOST interview on Hometown Radio today. Huge weekend starts today with ‘Walk a Mile.’ High school softball, volleyball, football.

Heritage First Headlines: Funeral set for Berry student; still no official cause of death. ‘Bullet voting’ in use for Rome commission, school board races? SPLOST interview on Hometown Radio today. Huge weekend starts today with ‘Walk a Mile.’ High school softball, volleyball, football.

First, fast, fair, factual and always free: Hometown Headlines. Autopsy completed but still no official cause of death for Berry student. Funeral tonight in Knoxville; college providing charter buses. Heart-breaking story posted in the student newspaper and his obituary is just as touching.  David Ready for ‘bullet voting’? Rome commission, school board races could see… Read more

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Latest Heritage First Headlines: Courtyard just about done; first job fair wraps up; another in November (30 workers total).  ‘Cool’ treat trend continues with Ice-Land coming to West Rome.  Chick-fil-A, customers support fallen detective’s son. Norman’s No-Nos: Who’s losing this weekend.

Latest Heritage First Headlines: Courtyard just about done; first job fair wraps up; another in November (30 workers total). ‘Cool’ treat trend continues with Ice-Land coming to West Rome. Chick-fil-A, customers support fallen detective’s son. Norman’s No-Nos: Who’s losing this weekend.

First, fast, fair, factual and always free: Hometown Headlines. LATEST HEADLINES Sykes hiring event set for 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Friday at  25 Legacy Drive in Rome. Apply online at sykes.com/jobs Updates from the Floyd County, Bartow County, Polk County jails. MORNING EDITION Business: Courtyard’s 124 rooms just about ready as first job fair wraps up with… Read more

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Latest Heritage First Headlines: Autopsy ordered in death of Berry student athlete, 19. New forum for City Commission hopefuls; latest election updates. Trinity’s Pumpkin Patch opens. A craft beer that took four months to make. High school softball, volleyball playoffs begin.

Latest Heritage First Headlines: Autopsy ordered in death of Berry student athlete, 19. New forum for City Commission hopefuls; latest election updates. Trinity’s Pumpkin Patch opens. A craft beer that took four months to make. High school softball, volleyball playoffs begin.

First, fast, fair, factual and always free: Hometown Headlines. LATEST HEADLINES Morning updates from Floyd County, Bartow County and Polk County jails. MORNING EDITION Mourning continues for fallen Berry College student athlete as autopsy ordered to determine cause of death. David Shankles Arts amphitheater, exhibition space adjoining Sara Hightower Regional Library on the way from… Read more

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Heritage First Headlines: Public consumption proposal gets emotional hearing, quick rejection. Updated campaign finance reports. Final day to register for Nov. 7 election. Health and business updates.

Heritage First Headlines: Public consumption proposal gets emotional hearing, quick rejection. Updated campaign finance reports. Final day to register for Nov. 7 election. Health and business updates.

First, fast, fair, factual and always free: Hometown Headlines. LATEST HEADLINES Updates from the Floyd County, Bartow County and Polk County jails. MORNING EDITION City Commission rejects public consumption ordinance with only one vote supporting it — Commissioner and ACC Chair Wendy Davis. Commission Updated campaign finance reports: Davis’ war chest at $24,876 for commission run;… Read more

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Latest Heritage First Headlines: Must-see TV (webcast): Rome vote on downtown ‘public consumption.’ Streaking in 2017. Nate: 2 inches of rain, power outages but a lucky break overall. Huge Saturday ahead with Harbin Hero Hustle, Fiddlin’ Fest, football. John McCellan’s high school picks.

Latest Heritage First Headlines: Must-see TV (webcast): Rome vote on downtown ‘public consumption.’ Streaking in 2017. Nate: 2 inches of rain, power outages but a lucky break overall. Huge Saturday ahead with Harbin Hero Hustle, Fiddlin’ Fest, football. John McCellan’s high school picks.

First, fast, fair, factual and always free: Hometown Headlines.   LATEST HEADLINES Two traffic concerns: Light out at the entrance to Berry College, slowing southbound traffic from Armuchee. Also, an accident near Profile Extrusion is slowing traffic into Rome from the Six Mile area. MORNING EDITION What we’re watching: Tonight’s public consumption vote before the… Read more

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Heritage First Headlines: Hurricane Nate heads for Northwest Georgia. Tropical Storm Watch now in effect. Sage Cottage Inn on market. Engineered Floors to buy Beaulieu. Final day of Coosa Valley Fair.

Heritage First Headlines: Hurricane Nate heads for Northwest Georgia. Tropical Storm Watch now in effect. Sage Cottage Inn on market. Engineered Floors to buy Beaulieu. Final day of Coosa Valley Fair.

First, fast, fair, factual and always free: Hometown Headlines. Ware Mechanical Weather Alert: Tropical Storm Watch in effect. 40 mph gusts, 3 to 6 inches of rain possible starting tonight. Now is time to make preparations. Updates all day. Weather Business: Sage Cottage Inn, a custom-designed get-away for overnight or corporate retreats, is on the market. Business Engineered… Read more

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Latest Heritage First Headlines: Updates on Hurricane Nate. Tropical Storm Warning for Floyd, Chattooga. Flash flood watch begins at noon. Adairsville High mourns loss of student. Coosa Valley Fair updates.

Latest Heritage First Headlines: Updates on Hurricane Nate. Tropical Storm Warning for Floyd, Chattooga. Flash flood watch begins at noon. Adairsville High mourns loss of student. Coosa Valley Fair updates.

First, fast, fair, factual and always free: Hometown Headlines. LATEST UPDATES Nonstop coverage of the threat from Tropical Storm Nate. Updates from the Floyd and Bartow county jails. MORNING EDITION Ware Mechanical Weather warning: Heavy rain, stronger gusts expected after 8 a.m. Tropical storm warning for Floyd; watch for Bartow. Continuing updates throughout the storm… Read more

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Latest Heritage First Headlines: Updates on Tropical Storm Nate; expect 3 inches of rain, nearly 40-mph gusts. Detailed look, new questions about $80 million education tax extension.  Home sales up in Floyd, Bartow; average sales price, too. Tonight: High school football scores.

Latest Heritage First Headlines: Updates on Tropical Storm Nate; expect 3 inches of rain, nearly 40-mph gusts. Detailed look, new questions about $80 million education tax extension. Home sales up in Floyd, Bartow; average sales price, too. Tonight: High school football scores.

First, fast, fair, factual and always free: Hometown Headlines. LATEST HEADLINES Updates from the Floyd County, Bartow County and Polk County jails. MORNING EDITION Ware Mechanical Weather Alert: Warmer and clear today through Saturday afternoon; rainfall from Nate will last through Monday (nearly three inches). Gusts of 36 mph.  Latest updates Updated: The $80 million education… Read more

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Latest Heritage First Headlines: All eyes on tropical threat that could move this way. Robinson bringing ‘Bo Time’ to Adairsville. Campaign reports: Who’s contributing; other notes. Coosa Valley Fair updates. High school tennis championships coming to Rome. Norman’s No-Nos: 10 locks to lose in college football. Berry, Shorter streaking in the opposite directions.

Latest Heritage First Headlines: All eyes on tropical threat that could move this way. Robinson bringing ‘Bo Time’ to Adairsville. Campaign reports: Who’s contributing; other notes. Coosa Valley Fair updates. High school tennis championships coming to Rome. Norman’s No-Nos: 10 locks to lose in college football. Berry, Shorter streaking in the opposite directions.

First, fast, fair, factual and always free: Hometown Headlines. LATEST HEADLINES Updates from the Floyd County, Bartow County and Polk County jails. MORNING EDITION: Ware Mechanical Weather Alert: Ware Mechanical Weather Alert: Tropical depression likely to become storm Nate, moving across Georgia, Alabama early Monday. Continuing updates.  Weather Business: Wayne Robinson adding drive-through Bojangles in Adairsville;… Read more

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Heritage First Headlines: Rockin’ opening for Rock n Roll Ice Cream Rolls. Sam’s Burger-Deli & Schroeder’s welcomes first guests. Photo gallery from the funeral for Detective Kristen Hearne. Day 2 of the Coosa Valley Fair.

Heritage First Headlines: Rockin’ opening for Rock n Roll Ice Cream Rolls. Sam’s Burger-Deli & Schroeder’s welcomes first guests. Photo gallery from the funeral for Detective Kristen Hearne. Day 2 of the Coosa Valley Fair.

First, fast, fair, factual and always free: Hometown Headlines. Dining: Rock n Roll Ice Cream Rolls has a rockin’ opening on Tuesday. Big crowd waited patiently to try a new spin on ice cream (and it is a good one). Quick video, five photos. Rock n Roll Dining: Sam’s Burger-Deli & Schroeder’s opens in Armuchee (five-photo… Read more

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