Friday, May 29, 2015

Shooting suspect from Floyd County may have been captured in Cartersville. Dining: Luau in Euharlee; 'Mellow' anniversary deal. Final suspect pleads in local terrorism case. Farmer's market returns Saturday. Later today: Bartow County Jail, Cartersville

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Ware Mechanical forecast

  • 50% chance of rain, storms with a high of 85. Slightly drier Saturday, Sunday.


  • One dead, one sought following shooting in western Floyd County. Suspect may have been captured in Cartersville. Developing.
  • Dining: A luau -- in Euharlee? Dragon Drive-in extends hours. Cedartown Jefferson's hiring -- and stylin.' A Mellow deal. Wine & Dine in the ATL. Restaurants
  • Rev. Chris Barbieri named executive director of Action Ministries of Rome. Ministries
  • Darrius Campbell identified as deceased suspect from Thursday morning car chase. Police
  • Last of three local terrorism suspects pleads guilty to conspiring to use weapons of mass destruction. Terrorists
  • Georgia Supreme Court to hear new arguments in Rollins' family multimillion-dollar trust dispute. Rollins
  • Dr. Brad Bushnell, who practices orthopaedics and sports medicine at Harbin Clinic, named to Berry's Board of Trustees. Bushnell
  • Coosa Valley: Floyd County GOP women meet Tuesday. Georgia Legal Services on hand June 12. Cartersville graduate heading to Military Academy
  • Weekend: 'Bleacher Bums' opens tonight; Finster Fest set for Saturday, Sunday. Farmer's market in Cartersville Saturday. Calendar
  • Labor Department to help recruit staffers for Calhoun textile plant. Jobs
  • Public Health restaurant inspections scores, brought to you by Dr. Miniyar Pediatrics. Dining.
  • Bartow 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

  • Shorter basketball coach, AD Bill Foster dies at age 79; went on to coach Clemson, Miami, Virginia Tech.
  • Graham named director of athletics at Shorter.
  • Tom Atha promoted to associate athletic director at Darlington.
  • Seven Darlington baseball players earn 7-AA honors.
  • Rome Braves at Hickory suspended by rain; double header Saturday beginning at 4:30 p.m. Tonight: At Hickory, 7 p.m.
  • Atlanta Braves blanked by San Francisco, 7-0. Tonight: At Giants, 10:10 p.m.

Hometown Headlines Radio Edition, 7-9 a.m., WRGA 98.7 FM

Please join our guests today including:

  • At 7:40 a.m.: Local high school football expert John McClellan on the 2015 season.
  • At 8:10 a.m.: Ann Hortman Director - Rome Sports Commission Greater Rome Convention & Visitors Bureau
  • At 8:40 a.m.: Hometown Headlines/WRGA News Roundtable.

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