Today's first headlines and continuing news updates all day at www.hometownheadlines.com
Ware Mechanical forecast:
- No break from the heat with temps in the 90s for the weekend. Forecast
Latest local headlines:
- Business: Courtyard by Marriott rising quickly, look for late January 2017 opening. Business
- Remembering Sept. 11, 2011: 'March to the Mountain' today, Unity Christian's Young America's Foundation chapter will display 2,977 flags. Statements from Graves, Isakson and Perdue. Remember
- Bartow Sheriff looking for suspect in armed robbery of SunTrust bank in Cartersville on Friday. Robbery
- Buzz: Booth Western Art Museum named Southeast Travel Attraction of the Year, Cartersville Chamber seeking new Board members. Buzz
- Education: GNTC reaching out to displaced ITT students. Activity messenger from Floyd County Schools. Education
- Politics: Voter registration deadline one month away on Oct. 11. Advance voting for general election begins Oct. 17. Politics
- Presentments from Floyd County Grand Jury: 6 appointed to various boards, reviews of records retention and airport. Jury
- Local celebrities chosen to 'pucker up' to protect the Coosa River in annual Catfish Kissin' Contest. CRBI
- Weekend: Free outdoor movie, Pine Log Arts & Crafts and live animal show at DeSoto. Calendar
- Remembering Edna Mae Parton McKenzie and Ralph Cleveland Rutledge. Obituaries
- Public Health restaurant inspection scores. Dining
- Area arrest reports brought to you by Dr. Miniyar's Pediatrics. CrimeWatch
- Hardy Realty open house gallery for Sunday: Seven homes in Rome and Cedartown, from $168,900 to $495,000. Hardy
- Fall festivals, pumpkin farms and leaf season. Your Northwest Georgia wrap-up. Fall
- Traffic: Georgia DOT, Google Maps or Waze.
- State business headlines: Georgia Trend
- Northwest Georgia jobs: Career Builder
- Friday night scores: Big wins for Darlington, Model, Cartersville, Cass. Tough losses for Rome, Pepperell, Coosa. Scoreboard
- John McClellan's high school picks: How did John do?
- Rome Braves fall 4-3 to Charleston RiverDogs. Final game of division playoff tonight at 7 p.m.
- Mills Fitzner's Rome Braves' home game photo gallery.
- Atlanta Braves: Host the Mets today-Sunday.
- Berry College - Next: 7 tonight at LaGrange. Roster | Schedule |Gameday
- Shorter University - Next: 1 this afternoon at Mars Hill. /
- UGA: At home vs. Nicholls. Noon today, SEC Network.
- Georgia Tech: At home vs. Mercer.
Hometown Headlines Radio Edition, 7-9 a.m., WRGA 98.7 FM.
- Please join our guests Monday including:
- 7:40 a.m.: Eric Waters, principal and CEO of Floyd County Schools College & Career Academy, is joined by Leah Couch and Dr. Brian Swanagan to talk about the winning Shark Tank program.
- 8:10 a.m.: Christa Jackson from Saint Mary's Catholic School on the fall bazaar set for Sept. 17 and other school updates.