Thursday, December 1, 2016

Another 2 inches of rain due this weekend. Plus: Storm aftermath updates. Heard on the Tweet: A craft brew sampler. Huge honor for Rome Braves.

For these and today's latest news, please see

Today's headlines:

  • Ware Mechanical forecast: Another two inches of rain due starting late Saturday through Monday. Weather service checking state tornado reports. Latest weather 
  • Ware Mechanical fire updates: Zero no fires reported Wednesday by Georgia Forestry Commission. Fires 
  • Heard on the Tweet (or other social media): A new way to sample craft beer brewed on Broad. 'Man vs. Beast' returns in early January. Familiar event gets a new twist. Tweet 
  • Parades in Cartersville and Cedartown, downtown tree lighting and temperatures in the upper 40s continue Northwest Georgia's countdown to Christmas. Parades 
  • Education: Emily Connell of Ringgold chosen to represent Georgia Northwestern at the statewide EAGLE Leadership Institute March 13-15. GNTC
  • Buzz: GHC sets murder mystery dinner theater. Rome Middle School students honored. Legal assistance offered.. Buzz 
  • Politics: School boards, legislators to meet Dec. 8.  Graves re-elected to House Republican Steering Committee. Floyd Republican Women meet Tuesday. Politics 
  • Georgia Health News: State exchange signups higher than last year. Health 
  • Remembering Anthony Dwayne Adams, Mr. Jimmy Maurice Gribble, Mrs. Sondra Adams Lumpkin. Obituaries 
  • Public Health restaurant inspection scores. Dining
  • Area arrest reports brought to you by Dr. Miniyar's Pediatrics. Crimewatch

Also today:

Chick-fil-A Dwarf House Sports Report 

  • Rome Braves selected as Baseball America's Minor League Team of the Year, a first for the Atlanta farm system. Rome Braves
  • John McClellan's high school football playoffs: Rome, Cartersville should have no problem getting to Georgia Dome. McClellan
  • Ticket update for Rome vs. Stockbridge Friday night. Latest high school updates.
  • Special honors for Viking, Hawk.
  • Latest college basketball updates. 
  • SEC Championship game: Alabama vs. Florida, Saturday at 4 p.m., CBS.
  • ACC Championship game: Clemson vs. Virginia Tech, Saturday at 8 p.m.
  • Atlanta Falcons: Next: Sunday at home vs. Chiefs, 1 p.m., CBS.
  • Rome Half Marathon set for Saturday at State Mutual Stadium. 

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

  • Please join our guests today including:
  • 7:40 a.m.: State State Sen. Chuck Hufstetler on the upcoming legislative session.
  • 8:10 a.m.:Matt Pearce from the Small Business Development Center on year-end planning and preparations for 2017.

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