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Ware Mechanical forecast
- Hour-by-hour forecast. Plus: Inch of more of rain this weekend but extreme drought continues. Weather
Today's first headlines:
- Business: As Kmart (Aug. 7?) and Tuesday Morning (maybe today?) ready to exit, what next for East Rome. Business
- Heard on the Tweet: Kind words from Cagle on Floyd's graduation rate (with a little gig). And some Georgia perspective on Trump's VP. Tweet
- Buzz: Oostanaula Lodge barbecue, CHIP program returns July 30. Floyd Schools registration update. Buzz
- Georgia Health News: State health care shows improvements, gaps; Rome among most improved but also dropped in six areas. For one: Obesity grew from 33% to 41%. Health
- Busy weeks ahead for Alzheimer's Association with gatherings in Cartersville, Cedartown and Summerville. Health
- Weekend: Soul Fest, farmers markets (and expo), Homespun Festival on the calendar. Weekend
- Remembering Mrs. Ruth R. Carnes, Carol Roberta Hall Langford, Mr. Carl David Shetter. Obituaries
- Public Health restaurant inspection scores. Dining
- Area arrest reports brought to you by Dr. Miniyar's Pediatrics. CrimeWatch
- Traffic: Georgia DOT, Google Maps or Waze.
- State business headlines: Georgia Trend
- Northwest Georgia jobs: Career Builder
- Rome Braves continue Carolina road trip.
- Next: At Columbia, today-Monday.
- Mills Fitzner's Rome Braves' home game photo gallery.
- Rome Braves want girl softball players to get into the game.
- Atlanta Braves: All-Star break ends as Atlanta hosts the Rockies through Sunday.
- Links to high school football schedules this fall.
- Links to sports summer camps. Softball, baseball and more.
Hometown Headlines Radio Edition, 7-9 a.m., WRGA 98.7 FM:
- At 7:40 a.m.:
- At 8:10 a.m.: Rome Police Chief Denise Downer-McKinney on the latest with Officer Mike Simmons and what the past week has been like for the agency.
- At 8:40 a.m.: Hometown Headlines/WRGA News Roundtable.