Friday, May 8, 2015

Euharlee's Food Truck Friday returns. Cartersville, Darlington move to high school baseball's Elite 8. Sunny, upper 80s all weekend. Later today: Bartow County Jail reports, Cartersville Police arrest report.

For continuing news, sports and weather updates, please stay with

Ware Mechanical forecast

  • Upper 80s through Monday with a slight chance of rain Sunday. Video weather report.


  • Restaurant returning to former Big Bear's BBQ location on Dean Avenue. Restaurant
  • Davis retiring as CEO of Harbin Clinic, will remain board president, chairman; Stock named CEO. Harbin Clinic
  • Jesse Williams named Floyd's 2015 Nurse of the Year. Nurse
  • Georgia Health News: Will Deal veto bill creating a new agency for seniors? GHN
  • Coosa Valley: Will Rome teacher get top honors? Community recycling in Polk. Beard Lake Road closing May 26. Coosa Valley
  • Weekend: Solemn tribute to law enforcement. Healthy Kids party. Food Truck Friday in Euharlee. Roman Roast. Calendar
  • Habitat's 7th Annual Memorial Weekend Smoked Boston Butt Sale set for Saturday, May 23; Knights of Columbus doing the cooking. Habitat
  • Plaques listing more than 1,000 names of those who served in World War II to be rededicated in Lindale on Memorial Day. World War II
  • Five honored with Superstars of Service designation: Redmond's Charlotte Charyk; Schroeder's Sarah Ann Self;, Sarah Taylor of Eleven Gifts; Mary Hardin Thornton, City of Rome; city's Solid Waste Department employees. Superstars
  • Smile Report: Darlington fifth grader Brock Lignell selected for Junior National Young Leaders Conference in Washington. Smile
  • Obituaries: Services for Joseph Seigler on Saturday. Funerals
  • Cartersville Farmer's Market opens season May 30 with plant sale; Berry cheese also on the way. Market
  • Public health restaurant inspections scores for Northwest Georgia brought to you by Dr. Miniyar Pediatrics.   Dining.
  • Bartow County Jail reports brought to you by Midian Roofing. CrimeWatch

Regular features:

Chick-fil-A Dwarf House Sports Report

  • Rome Braves fall to Hagerstown, 7-6. Rematch tonight at 7 at State Mutual Stadium.
  • Atlanta Braves off Thursday, at Washington Friday.
  • High school updates: Darlington, Cartersville advance to the Elite 8 in baseball playoffs.
  • Rome Middle School football back this weekend.
  • The Northwest Georgia Auburn Club will have a dinner meeting on Monday, May 11, at Roma Mia Restaurant
  • Colleges: The latest from Berry, Shorter, Georgia Northwestern and Georgia Highlands.

Hometown Headlines Radio Edition, 7-9 a.m., WRGA (98.7 FM or 1470 AM). Our guests include:

  • From 8:10 until 9 a.m.: Dr. Brian Carroll, professor of communication at Berry College, and journalism student Chelsea Hoag on the students' 28-part wealth distribution investigation of Floyd County titled "Worlds Apart."

No comments: