Thursday, November 3, 2016

Cold front could trigger more wild fires this weekend. What's behind the Ga. 101 traffic snarl. Services set for slain Polk toddler.

For these and today's latest news, please see

Ware Mechanical forecast:

  • Cold front adds fuel to fire danger this weekend. Weather

Today's headlines

  • Fire and drought: Cold front fuels more fire concerns; voluntary water restrictions in Cedartown. Weather
  • Georgia DOT: Resurfacing project on Ga. 101, from Rome to Aragon, to continue through February. 101
  • Education: Rome Board of Education meets today for superintendent search update. Darlington nominated for STEM award; latest scholarship offers; open house set. Education 
  • Weekend: Chamber Expo returns. Wine & Jazz Festival Friday. Running A.T. Full Speed premiere Saturday. Weekend 
  • Buzz: Free tire recycling event this Saturday. 'It's a Wonderful Life' starts Christmas celebration in Cave Spring. Buzz 
  • Georgia Health News: Behavioral Health chief picked to run Georgia's Medicaid agency. Health 
  • Remembering Ella Grayce Gail Pointer, 21 months old. Obituary 
  • Public Health restaurant inspection scores. Dining
  • Area arrest reports brought to you by Dr. Miniyar's Pediatrics. Crime

Also today:

Chick-fil-A Dwarf House Sports Report 

  • John McClellan's high school picks:  Regular season finale offers tight game with Model vs. Rockmart; close win for Darlington; blowouts for Rome, Cartersville, Calhoun. McClellan
  • Berry Vikings:  At home vs. Birmingham-Southern, Saturday at 3 p.m.
  • Shorter Hawks: At home vs. Mississippi College, Saturday at 1:30 p.m.
  • Georgia Tech:  At North Carolina, Saturday, TBA.
  • UGA At Kentucky, Saturday at 7:30 p.m.
  • Atlanta Falcons:  At Bucs Thursday night.
  • World Series champions! MLB

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

  • Please join our guests  including:
  • 7:40 a.m.: Craig Ellison, the executive director of technology for Floyd County Schools, on the first Twitter Chat held by the school system Tuesday evening and what the future uses could be.
  • 8:40 a.m.: Jose Santamaria and Amy Gramsey on Tellus Science Museum's "From Clay to Copper: Minerals and Artifacts of Etowah" opening Saturday and continuing through Oct. 1, 2017.

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