Saturday, June 7, 2014

More storms possible today (40% chance). Rome girl making splash in Hollywood. Latest Chamber news in Rome and Cartersville. Weekend: Farmers' Market, sports, barbecue, arts. Latest sports updates.

For more on these updates and for today's breaking news from Northwest Georgia, please click
Ware Mechanical weather:
-40% chance of storms this afternoon and evening, some severe thunderstorms possible. High of 88.
-Expanded forecast below.


  • 'Jersey Boys' features a Rome girl -- Elizabeth Hunter -- who's making a big splash in Hollywood. 
  • Greater Rome Chamber to celebrate new members. Cartersville-Bartow Chamber makes two hires. 
  • Farmers market, baseball, indoor football, barbecue festival and a special swim club. 
  • Public Health restaurant inspection scores for Friday.
  • Floyd County Jail reports. Updated at 4 and 8 a.m., and 8 p.m. 

Continuing features:

  • Today's business headlines from Georgia Trend. 
  • Looking for a job or a new career. Start here with Rome's Career Builder partner. 
  • 2014 Guide to Summer Camps
  • 2014 Guide to Vacation Bible Schools.      
-4 and 8 a.m., again at 8 p.m. seven days a week.

 Rome Braves:

-Braves win 6-1 over Greenville.

-Home tonight for double header vs. Greenville; 5 p.m. start.

-Latest roster moves.

-Braves home game photos by Mills Fitzner. 


More sports
  • Georgia Fire home tonight vs. Nashville Venom, 7:30 p.m., The Forum.
  • Links to latest updates from Berry, Shorter, Georgia Northwestern and Georgia Highlands.


-Today: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 11am. Partly sunny, with a high near 88. Calm wind becoming west around 5 mph in the afternoon.
-Get your three-day forecast and updated weather links at
Hometown Headlines.


Hometown Headlines Radio Edition

7-9 a.m. weekdays. Listen live at 98.7 FM, 1470 AM  or  

Please join our guests Monday including:

  • Jamie Bennett on a special tennis event this month to help those with Parkinson's, including one of her former Shorter classmates.

No comments: