Thursday, March 31, 2016

Severe weather possible; deluge guaranteed. Flash flood watch starts at 6 tonight. Woman's body found off I-75. Business: Safety awards for Mohawk, new VP at Heritage First. Obituaries. Sports updates.

Where your news day starts:

Today's Ware Mechanical Weather:

  • Latest update on today's potentially severe, very wet weather. Update
  • Flash flood watch for Floyd, Bartow, Polk counties from 6 this evening through midnight Friday. Watch
  • Updates all day from Hometown Headlines.

Today's other headlines:

  • Woman's body found off I-75.
  • Business: Young Professionals meet Tuesday (watch the video). Safety honors for Rome, Bartow, Gordon Mohawk plants. Business
  • Business: Heritage First Bank names Shannon T. Smith senior vice president. Heritage
  • Buzz: 'Passion for Pajamas' to help 400 area foster kids. Renew Our Rivers returns Earth Day. MS Walk is April 9. Road updates. Buzz
  • Georgia Health News: Closing of troubled nursing home shakes small community to its core (parent company of closed Rockmart nursing home). GHN
  • Remembering Mr. Robert Danny Bollen, Mr. James Foster Selman, Mr. Bobby Joe Turner, Mr. Adrian Robert Wright. Services
  • Remembering Stacey Michelle Cernadas. Obituary
  • Public Health restaurant inspection scores. Dining
  • Area arrest reports brought to you by Dr. Miniyar's Pediatrics.  CrimeWatch   (new direct link to today's reports)

Regular features:

Chick-fil-A Dwarf House Sports Report

  • Rome Braves plan big opening night April 7.
  • High school updates: Baseball scores.
  • Latest local college updates.
  • Details on upcoming community sports events.
  • NCAA's final four set: Oklahoma, Villanova, Syracuse, North Carolina.

Hometown Headlines Radio Edition, WRGA 98.7 FM (streaming)

  • Join us today from 7-9 a.m. Our guests:
  • At 7:40 a.m.: Ernie Studard, known as The K-man from section 206 at State Mutual Stadium, on the 2016 season ahead for the Rome Braves.
  • At 8:10 a.m.: Either Rome City Manager Sammy Rich or Assistant City Manager Patrick Eidson on parking in downtown Rome.
  • At 8:40 a.m.: Ryan Simmons of Brand Red Studios in Rome on the evolution of VR -- virtual reality  -- and how its use is closer than you think.

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