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Ware Mechanical weather:
- Rain should end by late afternoon; wind chills in the mid-teens by Friday morning. Weather
- Ware Mechanical forecast: Rain should end by late afternoon; wind chills in the mid-teens by Friday morning. Weather
- Business: More gas competition in Floyd County? Shane's open in Cartersville. Business
- Early dismissal Friday for Rome City Schools as Wolves prepare to meet Buford for state 5A football championship. Rome schools
- Final Floyd County School Board meeting for George Bevels, David Cox could get emotional tonight. Floyd schools
- Community Foundation's impact grant of $50,000 to help Restoration Rome's Foster Care Visitation Center. Community
- Remembering Mr. Calvin W. Lay, Mr. M.C. Winston. 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
- John McClellan's state championship picks: Rome by 3 over Buford; Cartersville by 11 over Thomson. McClellan
- 5A State Championship: Rome vs. Buford, Friday at 4:30 p.m., Georgia Dome.
- 4A State Championship: Cartersville vs. Thomson, Saturday at 4:30 pm., Georgia Dome.
- Expanded ticket information for the championship games this week.
- Latest college basketball updates.
- Georgia Tech is headed to Jacksonville to play an SEC team at 11 a.m. Dec. 31.
- UGA: The Bulldogs vs. TCU in the Liberty Bowl in Memphis, noon Friday, Dec. 30.
- Atlanta Falcons: Sunday at L.A. Rams, 4:30 p.m., Fox.
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- Please join our guests today including:
- 7:40 a.m.: Redmond Regional's Scotty Hancock as well as the hospital's new EMS director.
- 8:10 a.m.: Kristi Kent from the City of Rome on downtown's new free shuttle, the Roman Chariot, as well as Clocktower renovations.