Sunday, May 24, 2015

One dead in Downtown shooting. Memorial Day weekend continues: Rome High graduation today, Remembrance events Monday. Rome's Thad Watters wins national volunteer award. Photo gallery of local graduations. This week across Northwest Georgia. Shorter Lady Ha

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Ware Mechanical forecast

Sunshine, high of 83 today. 40% rain chance for Memorial Day.


  • WRGA: One dead after early morning shooting in downtown Rome; Search underway for suspect. Crime
  • Memorial Day weekend: Rome High graduation at 2 p.m. today. Big Memorial remembrance events planned for Ridge Ferry Park and Lindale. Weekend
  • Rome's Thad Watters named 2015 National Board Volunteer of Year for Boys and Girls Club. Watters
  • This week: Memorial Day remembrance events, Rome and Floyd County Commission meetings, Job Fair for Hon Corp., Cartersville Farmer's Market returns. Week
  • Photo gallery: Local High School graduations including Model, Pepperell, Armuchee and Coosa. Graduation
  • Obituaries: Services today for Michele Lambert and Harley Mercer, Jr. Remembering Rev. Elgin Williams. Obits
  • Public health restaurant inspections scores for Northwest Georgia brought to you by Dr. Miniyar Pediatrics. Dining.
  • Floyd County Jail reports brought to you by Midian Roofing. CrimeWatch

Regular features:

  • Our list of summer camps across Northwest Georgia. Camps
  • Big plans for Vacation Bible School this summer. VBS
  • Northwest Georgia traffic conditions via Google Maps or Waze.
  • Today's business headlines from  Georgia Trend
  • Northwest Georgia's best source for job leads. Click Career Builder

Chick-fil-A Dwarf House Sports Report

  • Lady Hawks vs. North Georgia in Semifinals of NCAA College World Series today at 1 p.m.  Click here for the webcast.
  • Darlington falls to Wesleyan, 6-4, in first game of AA State Baseball Championship. Game 2 on Monday, 1 p.m. 
  • Rome Braves top Savannah, 9-5. Today: Savannah at 2 at State Mutual Stadium.
  • Atlanta Braves get a win over Brewers, 3-2.
  • Atlanta Hawks vs. Cleveland Cavaliers play Game 3 tonight in Cleveland. 
  • 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).

Please join our guests Monday as we revisit recent interviews with Giles Chapman on Memorial Day observances; Dr. Todd Kelley on summer safety; Scott McCreless of the YMCA on feeding hungry kids this summer; and Matt Pearce of the Small Business Development Center on the "ABCs" of business.

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