This morning's headlines -- first, fast, factual and free -- with updates continuing all day from Hometown Headlines
Business: Chick-fil-A coming to Rockmart by fall (perhaps August). Petsmart scouting location in Cartersville. Business
Superintendent Louis Byars: New Rome High principal is the priority and then the hiring of two assistants. From WRGA: Rome Middle principal also retiring. RHS
Isakson undergoes second back surgery in a month; expects to be released from the hospital in a few days. Politics
Regional unemployment rate for January. Plus: Who's hiring? Jobs
Georgia Health News: Medicaid pay gap frustrates Georgia doctors; Dr. Raj Miniyar cites example of differing Medicaid payments for patients at his Trion, Cedartown, Rome offices. Health
Ware Mechanical Weather Center: Cold start to give way to low 50s today; gradual warming trend this weekend. Weather
Darlington senior Thompson Liu named 2017 PAGE STAR region winner; English teacher Gregg Marshall named STAR teacher. Honors
Tyson Foundation awards $25,000 grant for the Y's Summer Feeding, Fitness & Enrichment Program. Summer Feeding
Model Middle School wins 2017 Floyd County Academic Quiz Bowl. Quiz
Graduation 2017: Darlington's commencement to feature WSB's Justin Farmer ('87 grad) and science chair Owen Kinney. Graduations
Buzz: Home Depot executive to speak on 'Values Based Culture' at Berry Integrity in Leadership lecture. Key meeting for Pepperell High parents. Church bowling league returns. Extra advice at Chieftains Herb and Plant Sale. Buzz
Remembering Mr. Larry Gene Fuller, Mr. Hugh Warren Gaston Jr., Mrs. Dorothy McAbee Warren, Mr. Rickey Williamson. Obituaries
Public Health restaurant inspection scores. Dining
Area arrest reports brought to you by Dr. Miniyar's Pediatrics. Crimewatch
State business headlines: Georgia Trend
Northwest Georgia jobs: Career Builder
Chick-fil-A Dwarf House Sports Report
Berry Softball rated no. 1 in the nation.
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Please join our guests including:
7:40 a.m. Board chair Mark Kozera and Capt. Jason Smith of the Salvation Army in Rome on celebrating a key milestone.
8:40 a.m. Jim Alred of Harbin Clinic on the countdown toward Friday evening's Leprechaun-a-thon.