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Latest Heritage First Headlines: Urgent care center coming to Shorter and Division Street in West Rome. Latest on storms that are swamping parts of Northwest Georgia. Back to school updates.

Latest Heritage First Headlines: Urgent care center coming to Shorter and Division Street in West Rome. Latest on storms that are swamping parts of Northwest Georgia. Back to school updates.

Your 100% local news source: Locally owned, managed and focused. Hometown Headlines. LATEST HEADLINES Updates from the Floyd County, Bartow County and Polk County jails. MORNING REPORT Health: ‘Rome Urgent Care’ proposed for Shorter and Division Street in West Rome; $789,000 development with around 5,000 square feet under roof. Urgent care Ware Mechanical Weather Alert:Ware Mechanical… Read more

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Latest Heritage First Headlines: Four murders in Rome since June 15; arrests in all cases. Heavy rain due; flash flood watch starts Wednesday morning. Shortage of RNs in Georgia nursing homes, including here. 3.2-mile paving project begins on Rome’s busiest road.

Latest Heritage First Headlines: Four murders in Rome since June 15; arrests in all cases. Heavy rain due; flash flood watch starts Wednesday morning. Shortage of RNs in Georgia nursing homes, including here. 3.2-mile paving project begins on Rome’s busiest road.

Your 100% local news source: Locally owned, managed and focused. Hometown Headlines. LATEST HEADLINES Updates from the Floyd County and Bartow County jails since 5 this morning. MORNING REPORT As shooting victim dies, Rome records fourth murder since June 15. Arrest Ware Mechanical Weather Center: Close to three inches of rain between today and Friday; flash… Read more

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Latest Heritage First Headlines: Food trucks not finding the love in our area? RV fire in Bartow kills Ball Ground woman. John’s McClellan’s first column of the new high school football season. Back-to-school updates. Cooler weather starts Tuesday; rain, too.

Latest Heritage First Headlines: Food trucks not finding the love in our area? RV fire in Bartow kills Ball Ground woman. John’s McClellan’s first column of the new high school football season. Back-to-school updates. Cooler weather starts Tuesday; rain, too.

Your 100% local news source: Locally owned, managed and focused. Hometown Headlines. LATEST HEADLINES Updates from the Floyd County, Bartow County and Polk County jails. MORNING REPORT With declining support in Rome, food truck operators depending on catering and travel outside the area to turn a profit. Food trucks Bartow sheriff: Fire in RV under repair… Read more

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Heritage First Headlines: Mother, Calhoun man charged in child’s murder in May. Knucklehead’s returning in Rockmart.  Annual gospel concert to honor Brother Robert Stevenson.  Back-to-school updates. Break in the heat next week; rain back, too.

Heritage First Headlines: Mother, Calhoun man charged in child’s murder in May. Knucklehead’s returning in Rockmart. Annual gospel concert to honor Brother Robert Stevenson. Back-to-school updates. Break in the heat next week; rain back, too.

Your 100% local news source: Locally owned, managed and focused. Hometown Headlines. GBI arrests mother and another suspect in connection with murder of 3-year-old Calhoun boy earlier this year. GBI Dining: Knucklehead Cafe in Rockmart to reopen under new management by end of August. Knucklehead Memorial Celebration concert coming Aug. 4 to honor life of Brother Robert… Read more

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Heritage First Headlines: With $30 million in recent improvements, new listing for property around State Mutual Stadium. Four killed, three injured in Adairsville crash. Redmond opens new MRI Suite. Smog alert for Bartow.

Heritage First Headlines: With $30 million in recent improvements, new listing for property around State Mutual Stadium. Four killed, three injured in Adairsville crash. Redmond opens new MRI Suite. Smog alert for Bartow.

Your 100% local news source: Locally owned, managed and focused. Hometown Headlines. Horizon: Around $30 million in recent improvements, new listing and new video together showcasing property close to State Mutual Stadium. Second of two parts. Horizon Four killed; three others injured in major accident on Ga. 140 in Adairsville. Fatalities Health: Redmond Regional Medical Center opens… Read more

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Latest Heritage First Headlines: Closer look at plans for retail/apartments/condos on West Third (first of two parts). Several local retailers bring back sales tax holiday for back to school. Local school goes into community to welcome back students.

Latest Heritage First Headlines: Closer look at plans for retail/apartments/condos on West Third (first of two parts). Several local retailers bring back sales tax holiday for back to school. Local school goes into community to welcome back students.

Your 100% local news source: Locally owned, managed and focused. Hometown Headlines. LATEST HEADLINES Reports from the Floyd County, Bartow County and Polk County jails. MORNING REPORT Business: Take a closer look at Wayne Robinson’s plans for West Third Street — retail, apartments and condos. (First of two parts). Horizon Local retailers offering their own sales… Read more

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Latest Heritage First Headlines: Local parties already focusing on Nov. 6 election; meetings tonight, Saturday. Remembering Lonnie Malone, local civil rights leader in the ’60s. Updates on collision that closed U.S. 411. The message behind SERVE ROME.

Latest Heritage First Headlines: Local parties already focusing on Nov. 6 election; meetings tonight, Saturday. Remembering Lonnie Malone, local civil rights leader in the ’60s. Updates on collision that closed U.S. 411. The message behind SERVE ROME.

Your 100% local news source: Locally owned, managed and focused. Hometown Headlines. LATEST UPDATES Local retailers offering their own sales tax holidays. Updates on Wednesday wreck victims. Latest from the Floyd County, Bartow County and Polk County jails. MORNING REPORT No time to nurse a runoff hangover: Local parties start meetings tonight, Saturday; contest races… Read more

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Latest Heritage First Headlines: Kemp vs. Abrams for governor in November. Election updates. Remembering Barbara Kennedy-Dixon. Lumina coffee shop targets early February opening. Plus more business and health updates.

Latest Heritage First Headlines: Kemp vs. Abrams for governor in November. Election updates. Remembering Barbara Kennedy-Dixon. Lumina coffee shop targets early February opening. Plus more business and health updates.

Your 100% local news source: Locally owned, managed and focused. Hometown Headlines. LATEST HEADLINES Rome First United Methodist Church, partners announce SERVE ROME, sharing space and resources at the church’s administrative offices. Called Floyd County School Board meeting on Thursday: It is set for 4:45 p.m. in the superintendent’s office. The board will go into Executive… Read more

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Latest Heritage First Headlines: $30 million flooring center means 100 new jobs. It’s election day: Final look at the ballot, who can vote and when to vote. More rain due today, keeping temperatures in the mid 80s.

Latest Heritage First Headlines: $30 million flooring center means 100 new jobs. It’s election day: Final look at the ballot, who can vote and when to vote. More rain due today, keeping temperatures in the mid 80s.

Your 100% local news source: Locally owned, managed and focused. Hometown Headlines. LATEST HEADLINES Barbara Kennedy-Dixon, the former East Rome basketball star who became a huge part of Clemson athletics, has died. Remembering Barbara A boil water advisory has been issued for only a few areas of Summerville’s water system.  Water customers living around Buice Lane,… Read more

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Latest Heritage First Headlines: GBI investigation into officer-involved shooting May 7 goes to District Attorney’s Office. The Eden Project’s goal: Help returning veterans, families with too-common struggles. State honors for veteran investigator. Storms expected through Wednesday; a tad cooler.

Latest Heritage First Headlines: GBI investigation into officer-involved shooting May 7 goes to District Attorney’s Office. The Eden Project’s goal: Help returning veterans, families with too-common struggles. State honors for veteran investigator. Storms expected through Wednesday; a tad cooler.

Your 100% local news source: Locally owned, managed and focused. Hometown Headlines. LATEST UPDATES Business: $30 million investment, 100 jobs coming to Gordon County thanks to Complete Flooring Supply. Updated: Acworth man jailed after sheriff’s office says woman was found shot multiple times. Arrest Reports from the Floyd County, Bartow County and Polk County jails.… Read more

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Heritage First Headlines: Local one-armed golfer overcomes disability to make national team. What you need to know about back-to-school. Weekend in pictures. More rain/storms possible.

Heritage First Headlines: Local one-armed golfer overcomes disability to make national team. What you need to know about back-to-school. Weekend in pictures. More rain/storms possible.

Your 100% local news source: Locally owned, managed and focused. Hometown Headlines. Local golfer overcomes disability to make national golf team headed to play in England this September. Golf Education: What you need to know for back-to-school including schedule changes, start dates, orientation events and school supply lists. Education Weekend in pictures: Berry Farmers’ Market, Great Valley… Read more

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Heritage First Headlines: Latest on storms possible today. Ross store opens in Cartersville. Final numbers from Advance Voting. Busy Saturday ahead.

Heritage First Headlines: Latest on storms possible today. Ross store opens in Cartersville. Final numbers from Advance Voting. Busy Saturday ahead.

Your 100% local news source: Locally owned, managed and focused. Hometown Headlines. Ware Mechanical Weather Center: Scattered thunderstorms possible today, heat index near 97. Threat of thunderstorms ahead next week as well. Forecast Business: Ross Dress for Less now open in Cartersville. Grand Opening event begins at 8:45 a.m. today. Discount Tire opening in August. Business Politics:… Read more

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Latest Heritage First Headlines: Which retailer should go in former Kmart site? Survey says: Target by a landslide. New name for new Courtyard. Who wants to be a newspaper editor? Final day of advance voting; surge continues. More storms possible Saturday.

Latest Heritage First Headlines: Which retailer should go in former Kmart site? Survey says: Target by a landslide. New name for new Courtyard. Who wants to be a newspaper editor? Final day of advance voting; surge continues. More storms possible Saturday.

Your 100% local news source: Locally owned, managed and focused. Hometown Headlines. LATEST HEADLINES Updates from the Floyd, Polk and Bartow County jails. MORNING REPORT What should go where Kmart was? Target is the dominant social media favorite. The Poll  Business: New name for new Courtyard in Rome. Help wanted: Executive editor. Business Politics: 1,270 advance votes… Read more

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Latest Heritage First Headlines: Heard on the Tweet: Media makeover for fall football…Ledbetters looking at Kmart site… Cartersville Taco Bell getting new look … Rome City Brewing cans on the way. Storms possible late Friday. Update on local jobs. Former detective’s story on ‘The Price of Duty’ TV show Monday.

Latest Heritage First Headlines: Heard on the Tweet: Media makeover for fall football…Ledbetters looking at Kmart site… Cartersville Taco Bell getting new look … Rome City Brewing cans on the way. Storms possible late Friday. Update on local jobs. Former detective’s story on ‘The Price of Duty’ TV show Monday.

Your 100% local news source: Locally owned, managed and focused. Hometown Headlines. LATEST UPDATES Surge in advance voters continues. 88 additional ballots cast between 8 a.m. and noon Thursday at the downtown elections office and Garden Lakes Baptist Church. Vote until 5 tonight; Friday is the last day to vote in advance, 8 a.m.-5 p.m.… Read more

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