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- 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
- Christmas Headlines: Your guide to parades, concerts and more this season. Click Christmas
- Traffic: Georgia DOT, Google Maps or Waze.
- State business headlines: Georgia Trend
- Northwest Georgia jobs: Career Builder
- 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.
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- 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.