Monday, November 21, 2016

Christmas 2016: From parades to concerts, a Northwest Georgia guide. Rome High band to march in Philly. First Bank of Calhoun taking shape. Some rain Wednesday; fire, drought threat remain. John McClellan's playoff picks.

For these and today's latest news, please see

Ware Mechanical forecast:

  • Maybe a quarter of an inch of rain Wednesday; clear and cool on Thanksgiving Day. Weather
  • Fire, smoke, drought watch: Updates on water use, the drought. Fire/smoke updates throughout the morning. Drought
Today's other headlines: 
  • Your guide to Christmas parades, concerts, events and festive performances across Northwest Georgia this season. Christmas
  • Buzz: 'Sound of the Seven Hills' to march in Philly's Thanksgiving Parade. Habitat's ReStore on the move with Woodstock on the way. Buzz 
  • Business: First Bank of Calhoun's permanent office well under way as 10 banks compete for Gordon's $721.7 million in deposits. Business 
  • Updates on water use, the drought. Fire/smoke updates throughout the morning. Drought
  • No obituaries from Sunday.
  • Public Health restaurant inspection scores return Tuesday. Dining
  • Area arrest reports brought to you by Dr. Miniyar's Pediatrics. Crimewatch

Also today:

Chick-fil-A Dwarf House Sports Report 

  • John McClellan's high school playoff picks: Five local teams still in the hunt.
  • Georgia High School Football Daily.
  • Local college basketball updates.
  • Community sports updatesRun Off The Turkey 5K & Health Walk is Saturday.
  • Georgia Tech football: At Georgia, Saturday at noon.
  • UGA football:  At home vs. Georgia Tech, Saturday at noon.
  • Norman Arey's Norman's No Nos: Rivalry weekend losers coming Friday.
  • Atlanta Falcons:  Next: Nov. 27, home vs. Cardinals, 1 p.m., Fox.

Hometown Headlines Radio Edition, 7-9 a.m., WRGA 98.7 FM. 

  • Please join our guests including:
  • 7:40 a.m.: Greg Jackson, APEX Direct Care and Chair of Small Business Action Council on Shop Small Saturday coming up this weekend.
  • 8:10 a.m.: Floyd County Police Sgt. Chris Fincher on the 2016 edition of Shop with a Cop.
  • 8:40 a.m.: Steve Hulsey, Floyd County Water Department, on Level 2 drought conditions.

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