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- Traffic: Georgia DOT, Google Maps or Waze.
- State business headlines: Georgia Trend
- Northwest Georgia jobs: Career Builder
- Rome Braves' Hot Stove Gathering to mix with championship celebration concert with Colt Ford on Jan. 28. Braves
- For the second consecutive week, Phil Taylor of the Shorter Hawks was named the Gulf South Conference Men's Basketball Player of the Week.
- A parade is planned for Thursday at 4:15 p.m. for the Cartersville Purple Hurricanes who won their second consecutive state championship Saturday at the Georgia Dome.
- Latest college basketball updates from Northwest Georgia.
- Bowls: Georgia Tech is headed to Jacksonville to play Kentucky at 11 a.m. Dec. 31. UGA: The Bulldogs vs. TCU in the Liberty Bowl in Memphis, noon Friday, Dec. 30.
- Atlanta Falcons: At home Sunday vs. 49'ers, 4:05 p.m., Fox.
Hometown Headlines Radio Edition, 7-9 a.m., WRGA 98.7 FM.
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- 8:10 a.m.: Georgia Secretary of State Brian Kemp on the hack attempt his elections office discovered that's tied to Homeland Security and what's next.
- 8:40 a.m.: Cedartown Police Chief Jamie Newsome on the memory tree in the station's lobby, paying tribute to all those in blue who lost their lives in the line of duty this year.