Saturday, April 26, 2014

Threat of severe weather next week, Former officers of Bartow Co. Bank sued by FDIC, ALDI signs up, Busy weekend including Clocktower Classic.Early voting begins Monday in Primary. Sports updates.

For more on these and today's latest headlines from across Northwest Georgia, please stay with
Ware Mechanical weather:

-Beautiful sunny, Saturday ahead with high of 82. Keep watch on incoming weather threat of severe storms Monday-Thursday with up to 2 inches of rain.


  • AJC: Former directors, officers of failed Bartow County Bank sued by FDIC. 
  • ALDI sign is up on construction fence; foundation nearly in place as well. 
  • Early voting starts Monday. Get Out the Vote Rally today. Links to sample ballots, forum archive. 
  • Weekend: Clocktower Classic, healthy kids and lots of baseball on tap. 
  • City Commission meets Monday; Chieftains offers archaeology day. 
  • Public Health restaurant inspection scores: No new reports Friday. 

Today's jail reports.

-4 and 8 a.m., again at 8 p.m. seven days a week.

 Rome Braves:

-Rome Braves drop fourth straight game, 12-2.

-Tonight at 7: Rome hosts Kannapolis. Also, Sunday at 2 p.m.

-Braves' home game photos by Mills Fitzner. 


More sports
  • Monday: The Northwest Georgia Auburn Club will host the annual meeting at the Three Rivers Club at State Mutual Stadium at 6:30 p.m.
  • Georgia Fire at Columbus tonight next home game May 3 vs. Nashville Venom.
  • Links to latest updates from Berry, Shorter, Georgia Northwestern and Georgia Highlands.


-Saturday :

  • Today: Sunny, with a high near 82. Light and variable wind becoming southeast 5 to 10 mph in the morning.
  • Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 54. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
  • Get your three-day forecast and updated weather links at Hometown Headlines.

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Please join our guests Monday:  

  • Janet Eberhart, immunization coordinator for Public Health, on National Infant Immunization Week.
  • Gail Garland of Harbor House on Friday's The Spell Off sponsored by Harbin Clinic.

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