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Latest local headlines:
- 13th film festival promises a 'confluence' of local, international arts interests. What we like and what you need to know. RIFF
- Knights of Columbus ready to serve Rome's best barbecue. What you need to know. KofC
- Buzz: You really can talk to the animals Sept. 11. Plus: 276 back packs, school supplies donated to flood victims. Buzz
- Ware Mechanical forecast: Low to mid 90s return through next weekend. No rain at least through Friday. Weather
- As Mother Teresa elevated to sainthood in Rome, Italy, a message of hope shared in this Rome by a priest who met her. Mother Teresa
- Remembering Mrs. Irma Jewell Potts Satterfield Cleaveland, Mrs. Hattie Mae Long, Mr. Harold Clifton Southard. Obituaries
- Public Health restaurant inspection scores resume Wednesday. 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
- John McClellan's high school picks: Close games for Rome, Darlington this Friday; Pepperell over Cedartown; trouble for Model? McClellan
- Georgia High School Football Daily.
- Model rises to no. 8 in 2A; Rome holds at no. 8 in 5A; Darlington now no. 6 in 1A private. Cartersville remains no. 1 in 4A. Polls
- Rome Braves fall 8-3 to Augusta in the penultimate game of the regular season; finale tonight at 7.
- Playoff tickets for Rome Braves now on sale; $5 for any seat if purchased in advance. First game is 7 p.m. Wednesday at State Mutual Stadium. Playoffs
- Mills Fitzner's Rome Braves' home game photo gallery.
- Atlanta Braves: At Nationals through Wednesday.
Hometown Headlines Radio Edition, 7-9 a.m., WRGA 98.7 FM.
- No show Monday because of the Labor Day holiday. Please join our guests Tuesday including:
- At 7:40 a.m.: Andy Garner, chair of the Floyd County Republican Party, on Thursday's opening of the GOP headquarters on Broad Street.
- At 8:10 and 8:40 a.m.: Berry students Olivia Vasquez and Diamond Newsome join Katherine Powell in advance of author Bryan Stephenson's Just Mercy speech at the college later this week.