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Heritage First Headlines: More craft beer to be brewed on Broad, perhaps by next week. Cedartown loses is career center. Unity has two Governor’s Honors hopefuls. Warmer temperatures, more rain up next.

Heritage First Headlines: More craft beer to be brewed on Broad, perhaps by next week. Cedartown loses is career center. Unity has two Governor’s Honors hopefuls. Warmer temperatures, more rain up next.

  First, fast, fair, factual and always free: Hometown Headlines. Business: Look for even more craft beer to be brewed on Broad as Rome City Brewery’s key equipment is now in place. Get ready for a downtown destination. RCBC Business: Eight years after opening, the state labor department closing Cedartown location. Closing  Education: Two Unity Christian students… Read more

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Latest Heritage First Headlines: Why retirement in Rome is becoming a major player. What we hear: Another private school? Double down on North Rome. High school basketball tournaments begin. Another round of yo-you weather.

Latest Heritage First Headlines: Why retirement in Rome is becoming a major player. What we hear: Another private school? Double down on North Rome. High school basketball tournaments begin. Another round of yo-you weather.

  First, fast, fair, factual and always free: Hometown Headlines. LATEST HEADLINES Archdiocese welcomes new auxiliary bishop, the Rev. Joel M. Konzen. Religion Updates from the Floyd County, Bartow County and Polk County jails. MORNING EDITION Retirement in Rome, already a rising community asset, taking another major step with The Spires at Berry College, the region’s… Read more

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Heritage First Headlines: Soggy Sunday with up to 1.5 inches of rain. Story behind ad featuring Cartersville’s Anheuser Busch brewery. Local healthcare providers offering heart screening discounts.

Heritage First Headlines: Soggy Sunday with up to 1.5 inches of rain. Story behind ad featuring Cartersville’s Anheuser Busch brewery. Local healthcare providers offering heart screening discounts.

  First, fast, fair, factual and always free: Hometown Headlines. The story behind today’s Super Bowl ad on the Cartersville Anheuser Busch brewery’s getting water to hurricane, fire victims in Florida, Texas, Puerto Rico and California. Story Health: In honor of National Heart Month, local healthcare providers offering special discounts for screenings to assess your risk… Read more

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Heritage First Headlines: Steel up for Broad St. lofts. New Cartersville CVCU office under construction. State flu-related deaths continue to rise. Severe Weather Awareness Week. Rain on way.

Heritage First Headlines: Steel up for Broad St. lofts. New Cartersville CVCU office under construction. State flu-related deaths continue to rise. Severe Weather Awareness Week. Rain on way.

  First, fast, fair, factual and always free: Hometown Headlines. Business: Steel rising at Lofts at Broad and Third in downtown Rome. Framing up on second Coosa Valley Credit Union office in Cartersville. Plus: Business headlines. Business Georgia Weekly Flu Report: 51 confirmed flu-related deaths in Georgia this season, including five in our area. Tips on… Read more

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Latest Heritage First Headlines: Fazoli’s scouting Rome locations. Dollar General building larger store in North Rome. Tractor Supply opens Feb. 12 in Cedartown. Chilly day ahead, high of 41; local rain deficit at 7 inches.

Latest Heritage First Headlines: Fazoli’s scouting Rome locations. Dollar General building larger store in North Rome. Tractor Supply opens Feb. 12 in Cedartown. Chilly day ahead, high of 41; local rain deficit at 7 inches.

First, fast, fair, factual and always free: Hometown Headlines. LATEST HEADLINES Two three-vehicle accidents causing commute headaches, one on Turner McCall and one by the entrance of Berry College. Updates from Floyd County, Bartow County and Polk County jails. MORNING EDITION: Fazoli’s scouting location in Rome as part of three-restaurant franchise deal (also Canton, Kennesaw). Dining… Read more

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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.

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.

First, fast, fair, factual and always free: Hometown Headlines. LATEST HEADLINES General Assembly honors Rome High on the 5A football championship. RHS Reports from the Floyd County, Bartow County and Polk County jails. MORNING EDITION: Dining: Sweet P’s bringing Sunday buffets back to The Palladium later this month as well as catering and other special events. Dining… Read more

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Latest Heritage First Headlines: Shop offering chocolates, dipped strawberries, gifts opens just in time for Valentine’s Day. Otter’s Chicken rolls into Rome — seriously. Updates on the State of the Union Address. Sunny, 55 today.

Latest Heritage First Headlines: Shop offering chocolates, dipped strawberries, gifts opens just in time for Valentine’s Day. Otter’s Chicken rolls into Rome — seriously. Updates on the State of the Union Address. Sunny, 55 today.

First, fast, fair, factual and always free: Hometown Headlines. LATEST UPDATES; Reports from the Floyd County and Bartow County jails. MORNING EDITION Business: Just in time for Valentine’s Day, Selman’s Country Store opens with chocolates, dessert bar and gifts (with no holiday mark-up). Business Dining: Some familiar names bring the Otter’s Chicken food truck to Rome. Dining… Read more

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Latest Heritage First Headlines: Coffee house planned near State Mutual Stadium. Four flu deaths so far in Northwest Georgia. 8 Rome High students up for Governor’s Honors. Chilly day ahead; high of 44.

Latest Heritage First Headlines: Coffee house planned near State Mutual Stadium. Four flu deaths so far in Northwest Georgia. 8 Rome High students up for Governor’s Honors. Chilly day ahead; high of 44.

First, fast, fair, factual and always free: Hometown Headlines. LATEST HEADLINES Education: Two Darlington juniors among Governor’s Honors semifinalists. Honors Updates from the Floyd County, Bartow County and Polk Count jails. MORNING EDITION Business: Lumina Coffee proposed for outparcel at State Mutual Stadium near new apartments. Business Health: Four suspected flu deaths so far in Floyd, Bartow,… Read more

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Latest Heritage First Headlines: Hearts of Hope begins $2 million campaign for Restoration Rome’s Center for Foster Care. Local education minister says he’s Shorter’s new vice president of student affairs. 2,000 residences planned in Emerson. Hometown turns 14; what’s next.

Latest Heritage First Headlines: Hearts of Hope begins $2 million campaign for Restoration Rome’s Center for Foster Care. Local education minister says he’s Shorter’s new vice president of student affairs. 2,000 residences planned in Emerson. Hometown turns 14; what’s next.

First, fast, fair, factual and always free: Hometown Headlines. LATEST UPDATES Education: 8 Rome High students named semi-finalists in the Governor’s Honors program. Hamilton State Bank to merge with Ameris Reports from the Floyd County, Bartow County and Polk County jails. MORNING EDITION Hearts of Hope: A different kind of date night to kickoff a… Read more

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Heritage First Headlines: Humble Pie done on Broad Street; fifth closing since Dec. 31.  2,000-residence development planned near Emerson.  Laundry Room now open. Darlington alum Kent Harrison named head of school at Christian Heritage. Familiar cast set for upcoming Murder Mystery event. More rain today.

Heritage First Headlines: Humble Pie done on Broad Street; fifth closing since Dec. 31. 2,000-residence development planned near Emerson. Laundry Room now open. Darlington alum Kent Harrison named head of school at Christian Heritage. Familiar cast set for upcoming Murder Mystery event. More rain today.

First, fast, fair, factual and always free: Hometown Headlines. Business: Rough 2018 so far as another business closes its doors. Latest: Humble Pie Ladies Boutique on Broad St. Business Business: Villages of Red Top — a community of up to 2,000 residences, retail and outdoors — proposed near Emerson where ‘Avatron’ theme park had been planned. Red… Read more

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Heritage First Headlines: EMS of Georgia moving to Rome. Walmart cuts local management positions. Flu-related deaths rising. Layoffs at Shorter. Kirby Smart in Rome.

Heritage First Headlines: EMS of Georgia moving to Rome. Walmart cuts local management positions. Flu-related deaths rising. Layoffs at Shorter. Kirby Smart in Rome.

First, fast, fair, factual and always free: Hometown Headlines. Business: Changes in management team at local Walmart stores as part of corporate restructuring. Business Health: EMS of Georgia moving offices from Cartersville to Rome next week to better serve ‘hub’ of non-emergency calls. Health Georgia Health News: Flu-related deaths double in Georgia climbing to 25 from 12… Read more

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Latest Heritage First Headlines: Dining: Almost Famous might become famous. 10th anniversary of youth group’s Super Bowl barbecue sale. West Rome Jack’s opens next week. Summer Saturdays return to downtown Rome. Local author on maximizing business/social media collision course.

Latest Heritage First Headlines: Dining: Almost Famous might become famous. 10th anniversary of youth group’s Super Bowl barbecue sale. West Rome Jack’s opens next week. Summer Saturdays return to downtown Rome. Local author on maximizing business/social media collision course.

First, fast, fair, factual and always free: Hometown Headlines. LATEST HEADLINES Reports from the Floyd County Jail, Bartow County Jail and Polk County Jail. MORNING EDITION: Dining: First bites at Almost Famous Homestyle Cafe in Armuchee. Plus: First Baptist youth have Super Bowl Sunday’s entree covered. West Rome Jack’s opens Wednesday. Dining Business: Dates, brief outline of… Read more

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