Tuesday, September 23, 2014

Work begins on new Taco Bell. East Rome rezoning rejected; what's next? Latest business updates. Chambliss on ISIS strike. John McClellan's high school picks. Perfect fall weather.

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Ware Mechanical forecast:

If you liked Monday's weather, you'll love the next five days. Sunny skies, highs around 82, lows in the upper 50s. Welcome to fall.

Headlines:

  • Work begins on the site of the new Taco Bell coming to Armuchee. Taco Bell
  • With zoning change unanimously rejected, what's next for that stretch of Turner McCall? East Rome
  • Chambliss commends allies 'for stepping up and demonstrating their commitment to the fight against ISIL.' Also: GOP meets Saturday. Politics
  • SportClips, a men-centric hair experience, gets its new sign; hiring begins. SportClips
  • Business: Washington hears from Coosa Valley, other credit unions. Latest on News Publishing's finances. Big week for job fairs. Details
  • Peachtree Planning adds new location off Second Avenue; open house is Sept. 29-30. Peachtree
  • Public Health restaurant inspection scores. Dining
  • Floyd County Jail reports from 4 and 8 a.m. as well as 8 p.m. Crimewatch

Regular features:

Chick-fil-A Dwarf House Sports Report

  • John McClellan's high school picks: Darlington, Cartersville, Adairsville, Calhoun should win again Friday (all ranked); Model to move to 5-0.
  • Georgia High School Football Daily. Tuesday.
  • Berry College's sports updates / Football season  First home game Saturday vs. Rhodes, 1 p.m., Barron Stadium.
  • Shorter University's sports updates. / Football season  Off Saturday. Next home game: Oct. 2 vs. Mississippi College, 7:30 p.m. kickoff.
  • Norman Arey's Norman's No-Nos: 15 locks to lose in college football this weekend. Posting Friday.
  • 7-9 a.m. weekdays, Click to listen live online
  • Please join our guests including:
  • At 8:10 a.m., Dr. Brian Carroll of Berry College's communication department and an avid baseball fan on what the firing of Frank Wren means to the Atlanta Braves' organization.
  • At 8:40 a.m., Erin Hernandez Executive Vice President of the Northwest Georgia Regional Cancer Coalition on the Third Annual Women's Health Initiative set for Oct. 4

Monday, September 22, 2014

Turner McCall rezoning battle goes before city tonight; watch it live. Junior Service League celebrates 80 years of contributing to the community. Monday Business update. Fall arrives tonight; fall weather today. Gas prices dip again

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Ware Mechanical forecast:

-Fall starts tonight at 10:29 and the weather is cooperating right on time. We'll see highs around 80 all week with lows mostly in the 50s.

Headlines:

  • Turner McCall rezoning bid goes before City Commission tonight. Can't attend? Watch it live. Commission
  • The Junior Service League's 80 years of community service has touched thousands thanks to countless volunteer hours, targeted fund-raising. JSL
  • Monday Business: Jimmy John's opens Tuesday. Roman Court sold. Plus other updates. Business
  • Gas prices dip again; $3.05 a gallon is the lowest we found (Wilco Hess near Calhoun). Pumped
  • Floyd County Jail reports from 4 and 8 a.m. as well as 8 p.m. Crimewatch

Regular features:

Chick-fil-A Dwarf House Sports Report

  • Four local football teams -- Darlington, Cartersville, Calhoun and Adairsville -- are ranked this week by Georgia High School Football Daily.
  • John McClellan's high school picks: New picks coming Tuesday.
  • Berry College's sports updates / Football season  First home game Saturday vs. Rhodes, 1 p.m., Barron Stadium.
  • Shorter University's sports updates. / Football season  Off Saturday. Next home game: Oct. 2 vs. Mississippi College, 7:30 p.m. kickoff.
  • Norman Arey's Norman's No-Nos: 15 locks to lose in college football this weekend. Posting Friday.
  • 7-9 a.m. weekdays, Click to listen live online
  • Please join our guests Monday including:
  • At 7:40, we'll talk with a forecaster from the National Weather Service in Peachtree City on our fall forecast.
  • At 8:10 a.m., Kirk Milam, president of the Coosa Valley Fair Association, on this year's fall festival.
  • At 8:40 a.m., Louise Branham and Laurie Chandler, director of the Bonner Center for Community Engagement, on the Council of Volunteer Administrators' meeting coming up Sept. 26 at Berry.

Sunday, September 21, 2014

New website tracks illnesses (allergies, flu) as 'sick season' arrives. Fall begins Monday night; track changing colors here. After a low of 57, a cool week ahead (today: 87). Jesus in the Park today.

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Ware Mechanical forecast:

- The final full day of summer will be warm (87) and potentially wet (10-40% rain chance). Fall-like temperatures start Monday.

Headlines:

  • Sickweather: New 'doppler radar' uses social media to track 23 diseases in real time. Sick
  • With fall beginning Monday night, this website helps you track the changing of the colors. LeafWatch
  • Winners announced in Bartow's Hospitality Hero Awards: Top honors for best restaurant, best shoppe and best attraction. Awards
  • Today: Rose Lawn Arts Festival continues, Jesus in Park at Ridge Ferry. Events
  • Floyd County Jail reports from 4 and 8 a.m. as well as 8 p.m. Crimewatch

Regular features:

  • Today's Hardy Realty's open house showcase features 10 homes in Rome, Silver Creek. Advertising.
  • Today's business headlines from  Georgia Trend
  • Northwest Georgia's best source for job leads. Click Career Builder

Chick-fil-A Dwarf House Sports Report

  • Shorter Hawks suffer first loss of season, falling 27-19 to West Texas A&M.
  • 7-year-old William Tullis breaks state and world 5K road race record at Roman Rumble. Results
  • Norman Arey's Norman's No-Nos: How did Norman do in his picks?
  • Darlington's Edge, Rome's Creamer among state's top rushers, receivers, according to Georgia High School Football Daily.
  • John McClellan's high school picks: New picks coming Tuesday.
  • Shorter University's sports updates. / Football season  Off Sept. 27. Home Oct. 2 vs. Mississippi College, 7:30 p.m. kickoff.
  • Berry College's sports updates / Football season. Off Saturday; home Sept. 27 vs. Rhodes, 1 p.m., Barron Stadium.
 
  • 7-9 a.m. weekdays, Click to listen live online
  • Please join our guests Monday including:
  • Kirk Milam, president of the Coosa Valley Fair Association, on this year's fall festival.
  • Louise Branham and Laurie Chandler, director of the Bonner Center for Community Engagement, on the Council of Volunteer Administrators' meeting coming up Sept. 26 at Berry.

Saturday, September 20, 2014

Badcock & More returning to Rome, Weekend buzz. Festive weekend lineup with Rose Lawn Arts and Jesus in the Park. Hardy Realty's open house events. Shorter on road in Dallas, HS football updates.

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Ware Mechanical forecast:

- Sunshine for the last weekend of summer, high near 84. Slight 30% rain chance Sunday evening.

Headlines:

  • Badcock & More returning to Rome at a familiar spot off Redmond Circle. Retail
  • Buzz: Berry's Bruce Conn reappointed as Associate of Invertebrate Zoology at Harvard museum. Updates
  • Festive weekend: Rose Lawn arts festival. Jesus in the Park. Final Berry farmer's market of the season. Events
  • Public Health restaurant inspection scores for Northwest Georgia.  Dining.
  • Floyd County Jail reports from 4 and 8 a.m. as well as 8 p.m. Crimewatch

Regular features:

  • Hardy Realty's open house showcase for Sunday features 10 homes in Rome, Silver Creek. Advertising.
  • Today's business headlines from  Georgia Trend
  • Northwest Georgia's best source for job leads. Click Career Builder

Chick-fil-A Dwarf House Sports Report

  • Chick-fil-A Dwarf House Scoreboard. Big win for Darlington, Rome falls, Cedartown and Pepperell get Ws, cake walk for Calhoun. Scores
  • Shorter Hawks ready for Lone Star Football Festival, West Texas A & M. Preview
  • Norman Arey's Norman's No-Nos: Saturday won't be a good day for Florida or Georgia Tech but FSU may survive Clemson
  • Darlington's Edge, Rome's Creamer among state's top rushers, receivers, according to Georgia High School Football Daily.
  • John McClellan's high school picks: How did John do in his picks?
  • Shorter University's sports updates. / Football season  Next home game: Oct. 2 vs. Mississippi College, 7:30 p.m. kickoff.
  • Berry College's sports updates / Football season Next: Team off this Saturday.  First home game Sept. 27 vs. Rhodes, 1 p.m., Barron Stadium.
 
  • 7-9 a.m. weekdays, Click to listen live online
  • Please join our guests Monday including:
  • Kirk Milam, president of the Coosa Valley Fair Association, on this year's fall festival.
  • Louise Branham and Laurie Chandler, director of the Bonner Center for Community Engagement, on the Council of Volunteer Administrators' meeting coming up Sept. 26 at Berry.