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Ware Mechanical forecast:
- Blast of cold air on the way. High today, 78. High Saturday: 59 (before wind chill). Weather
- Dining: Cupcakes Around the Corner going mobile again in January. Fat Bottom's BBQ & More hosts grand opening Saturday. Dining
- Business: Shaw sets Dec. 1 grand opening for Adairsville plant. Ground broken for YANMAR America Training and Experience Center. Business
- Floyd County Schools: 47 teachers earn classroom set of Chromebooks to assist with learning. Education
- Politics: One more election (at least) for some Gordon County residents to fill state Senate seat. Dec. 13
- Weekend: Downtown Open House in Rome; candy cane hunt; Optimist Club's pancake breakfast, Discovery Day at Tellus. Weekend
- Buzz: Floyd School Board meets Monday on personnel issue. 'Into the Woods' coming from Rome Little Theatre. Buzz
- Georgia Health News: Child welfare groups underpaid, memo shows. Health
- Remembering Mr. Mark Gilbert Batie, Margaret Lindsey. Obituaries
- Public Health restaurant inspection scores. Dining
- Area arrest reports brought to you by Dr. Miniyar's Pediatrics. Crime
- Traffic: Georgia DOT, Google Maps or Waze.
- State business headlines: Georgia Trend
- Northwest Georgia jobs: Career Builder
- John McClellan's high school playoff picks: 4 of 8 Northwest Georgia teams to advance to the third round (one loss will surprise most). McClellan
- Georgia High School Football Daily.
- Norman Arey's Norman's No Nos: Florida doesn't do well but Tech, Georgia have their day. No Nos
- Local college basketball updates.
- Georgia Tech: At home vs. Virginia, Saturday at 12:30 p.m.
- UGA: At home vs. Louisiana-Lafayette, Saturday at noon.
- Atlanta Falcons: Off this Sunday. 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.: Amanda Carter on downtown's Open House this Friday and Saturday.
- 8:10 a.m.: Byron Haire of the Georgia Forestry Commission with updates on some of the fires threatening our state, including a wildfire in Gordon County.
- 8:40 a.m.: Hometown Headlines/WRGA News Roundtable.