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Latest Heritage First Headlines. Polk Police report documents confrontation a day before Cedartown woman led chase, died in shootout.  Investigation updates. Changes for Rome Schools this fall. Smog alert today in Bartow.

Latest Heritage First Headlines. Polk Police report documents confrontation a day before Cedartown woman led chase, died in shootout. Investigation updates. Changes for Rome Schools this fall. Smog alert today in Bartow.

Your 100% local news source: Locally owned, managed and focused. Hometown Headlines. Polk Police report documents two confrontations with Kimberley McCann on Sunday; officers nearly arrested her; one says he drew his revolver as it appeared she had a weapon. Polk confrontation Latest updates: Autopsy at GBI lab for Cedartown woman who died in Monday’s shootout.… Read more

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Latest Heritage First Headlines. Cedartown woman dies in gunfight with officers following a wild chase. Aldi closed until late June as expansion continues. Suspects sought in shooting outside Adairsville QuikTrip. Big turnout for advance voting Monday.

Latest Heritage First Headlines. Cedartown woman dies in gunfight with officers following a wild chase. Aldi closed until late June as expansion continues. Suspects sought in shooting outside Adairsville QuikTrip. Big turnout for advance voting Monday.

Your 100% local news source: Locally owned, managed and focused. Hometown Headlines. LATEST HEADLINES Two of three suspects in the shooting of a Florida man outside a QuikTrip in Adairsville in custody; Summerville woman sought. Updates from the Floyd County, Bartow County and Polk County jails. MORNING REPORT What started with a speeding violation in… Read more

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Latest Heritage First Headlines. Rome’s Aldi store closes for remodeling. Three fatal accidents. Fixing LakePoint: Despite $100 million annual economic impact, massive sports complex getting a midcourse correction. First bites: Thatcher’s barbecue, Tap Room at Rome City Brewing. Week two of advance voting for primary begins.

Latest Heritage First Headlines. Rome’s Aldi store closes for remodeling. Three fatal accidents. Fixing LakePoint: Despite $100 million annual economic impact, massive sports complex getting a midcourse correction. First bites: Thatcher’s barbecue, Tap Room at Rome City Brewing. Week two of advance voting for primary begins.

Your 100% local news source: Locally owned, managed and focused. Hometown Headlines. LATEST HEADLINES Business: Rome’s Aldi closes as expansion, remodeling expands; late June reopening targeted. Aldi Deadly weekend in Northwest Georgia: Motorcyclist dies in Chattooga collision; Rome woman dead in late Saturday wreck; and now another report from Calhoun. Updates from the Floyd County,… Read more

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Latest Heritage First Headlines: Late-night accident kills one in Floyd. Cleanup efforts begin today at Callier Springs Country Club following fire. Photos from Downtown Rome Saturday. Berry graduates 423 students; updates on high school graduations.

Latest Heritage First Headlines: Late-night accident kills one in Floyd. Cleanup efforts begin today at Callier Springs Country Club following fire. Photos from Downtown Rome Saturday. Berry graduates 423 students; updates on high school graduations.

Your 100% local news source: Locally owned, managed and focused. Hometown Headlines. LATEST HEADLINES One person is dead following a two-vehicle accident Saturday night on Alabama Highway at Avery Road. She’s identified as 65-year old Sandra Gilreath of Alabama Highway, according to WRGA. Expanded story Reports from the Floyd County and Bartow County jails. MORNING REPORT… Read more

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Heritage First Headlines: New pawn shop coming to Martha Berry. A look at schools’ use of literacy funds. Shorter graduation photos, Berry commencement today. Broad Street closed today from 9 a.m. to 9 p.m.

Heritage First Headlines: New pawn shop coming to Martha Berry. A look at schools’ use of literacy funds. Shorter graduation photos, Berry commencement today. Broad Street closed today from 9 a.m. to 9 p.m.

Your 100% local news source: Locally owned, managed and focused. Hometown Headlines. Business: Pawn shop coming to Martha Berry across from John Davenport. Job fair set for May 12 for Adairsville firm. Business Education: Closer look at what Floyd ($3.2 million), Rome ($1.26 million) schools will do with literacy grand funds. Free Chick-fil-A for educators on Tuesday.… Read more

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Latest Heritage First Headlines: ACC tennis championships returning in spring 2020, 2021. Tap Room taps new menu; Foundry celebrates ‘May the Fourth be with Brew.’ Mold, other issues chase staff from Carnegie Building. Early voting continues. Mid 80s today.

Latest Heritage First Headlines: ACC tennis championships returning in spring 2020, 2021. Tap Room taps new menu; Foundry celebrates ‘May the Fourth be with Brew.’ Mold, other issues chase staff from Carnegie Building. Early voting continues. Mid 80s today.

Your 100% local news source: Locally owned, managed and focused. Hometown Headlines. LATEST HEADLINES Email threat prompts lockdown at Anna K. Davie today. Meet the newest recruits for Berry College Football including four with Northwest Georgia ties. Updates from the Floyd County, Bartow County and Polk County jails. MORNING REPORT Dining & Drink: Tap Room… Read more

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Update: Hometown Headlines undergoing a few updates today.

Update: Hometown Headlines undergoing a few updates today.

Hometown Headlines is undergoing a few upgrades and updates today. Hopefully, you won’t notice any disruptions until we push the final button — and that should just be a blip. Allegedly. To be safe, we wanted to alert you to the background work planned for the day. Should we have down time, please go to… Read more

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Latest Heritage First Headlines: Business: Dollar General not done making upgrades here just yet. Mountains, Ian’s Sweet Bar open on Broad Saturday. With 145 deaths (at least five here), health experts say flu season has lethal legacy. Smog alert for Bartow, metro Atlanta today; high of 86.

Latest Heritage First Headlines: Business: Dollar General not done making upgrades here just yet. Mountains, Ian’s Sweet Bar open on Broad Saturday. With 145 deaths (at least five here), health experts say flu season has lethal legacy. Smog alert for Bartow, metro Atlanta today; high of 86.

Your 100% local news source: Locally owned, managed and focused. Hometown Headlines. LATEST HEADLINES Hometown Headlines undergoing a few updates today; we don’t expect any service issues but . . . Updates from the Floyd County, Bartow County and Polk County jails. MORNING REPORT Business Buzz: Dollar General has more upgrades in mind for Greater… Read more

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Heritage First Headlines: Neelley opts out of parole hearing. Rome woman surrenders on first-degree vehicular homicide charge. Suspect indicted in store clerk’s death. Georgia Trend highlights Berry’s changing MBA program. Cartersville man pleads guilty to federal child porn charges. 188 advance votes so far in primary.

Heritage First Headlines: Neelley opts out of parole hearing. Rome woman surrenders on first-degree vehicular homicide charge. Suspect indicted in store clerk’s death. Georgia Trend highlights Berry’s changing MBA program. Cartersville man pleads guilty to federal child porn charges. 188 advance votes so far in primary.

Your 100% local news source: Locally owned, managed and focused. Hometown Headlines. From AL.com: Convicted child killer Judith Ann Neelley declines parole hearing set for May 23. Neelley Developing story: Rome woman surrenders on charge of first degree vehicular homicide. Update Suspect in Burnett Ferry Road store clerk’s death last February indicted on murder count by… Read more

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Latest Heritage First Headlines: Escaped prisoner caught late Monday. Jurors find neighbor guilty in East Floyd murders. Mountains ice cream opens on Broad Saturday. New Dollar General on North Broad opens. Accident victim identified. Sunny, low 80s through Friday.

Latest Heritage First Headlines: Escaped prisoner caught late Monday. Jurors find neighbor guilty in East Floyd murders. Mountains ice cream opens on Broad Saturday. New Dollar General on North Broad opens. Accident victim identified. Sunny, low 80s through Friday.

Your 100% local news source: Locally owned, managed and focused. Hometown Headlines. LATEST HEADLINES Jury finds neighbor guilty in murders of two East Floyd residents in January 2015. WRGA Updates from the Floyd County, Bartow County and Polk County jails. MORNING REPORT Sean Powell, the prison inmate who authorities said fled a work detail Monday… Read more

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Heritage First Headlines: Changes swirling at LakePoint as busy summer begins. In search of a new superintendent for Floyd County Schools. Advance voting begins as judicial candidates are everywhere. Another small quake reported. Sunny skies, highs in the low 80s this week.

Heritage First Headlines: Changes swirling at LakePoint as busy summer begins. In search of a new superintendent for Floyd County Schools. Advance voting begins as judicial candidates are everywhere. Another small quake reported. Sunny skies, highs in the low 80s this week.

Your 100% local news source: Locally owned, managed and focused. Hometown Headlines. Business: Swirl of changes continue at struggling LakePoint — including $10 million commitment for future growth. Business Education: Floyd Board of Education to begin reviewing applications this week to select new superintendent.  Education  Politics: First votes in the May 22 primary due this morning.… Read more

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Latest Heritage First Headlines: High fire danger today; burn ban starts Tuesday. Busy summer ahead in downtown Rome, Cartersville. Bartow woman dies in car crash. Optimist Club names students of the year. College graduations begin this week. Dempsey, Lumsden named to House committee on school safety.

Latest Heritage First Headlines: High fire danger today; burn ban starts Tuesday. Busy summer ahead in downtown Rome, Cartersville. Bartow woman dies in car crash. Optimist Club names students of the year. College graduations begin this week. Dempsey, Lumsden named to House committee on school safety.

Your 100% local news source: Locally owned, managed and focused. Hometown Headlines. LATEST HEADLINES Education: Rome Noon Optimist Club presents Student of the Year awards, first Fernando Guzman-Ambriz Life Hero honoree. Education High fire danger today because of low humidity. Updates from the Floyd County and Bartow County jails. MORNING REPORT Downtown Rome Saturdays kicks… Read more

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Heritage First Headlines: About those Kmart/Target rumors. Local STD rates mirror national problem. Advance voting starts Monday. Latest education news.

Heritage First Headlines: About those Kmart/Target rumors. Local STD rates mirror national problem. Advance voting starts Monday. Latest education news.

Your 100% local news source: Locally owned, managed and focused. Hometown Headlines. Business: So about the latest Kmart/Target rumors . . . Business Health: Local STD rates mirror national problem with high-risk 15-24 age group. Public health officials urge prevention, getting tested. Health January term of the Floyd County Grand Jury shares its conclusions on the airport,… Read more

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