Tuesday, June 16, 2015

More extreme heat likely today; heat index could hit 100. Annual People's Choice Awards voting begins. Krispy Kreme confirms Rome location. Later today: Bartow County Jail reports, Cartersville Police arrest reports

For continuing updates and latest news, see www.bartowheadlines.com:

Ware Mechanical forecast

  • Another round of mid to upper 90s with a heat index approaching 100 degrees.
  • Floyd Emergency Management, parks & rec opening cooling shelters. Cool
  • Tips on how to cope, stay safe during this round of above-normal heat. Coping


  • Questions remain about the fate of The Partridge, a downtown Rome landmark. Partridge
  • Our guess on Krispy Kreme's opening: Probably around the end of the year at best. Krispy
  • Coosa Valley: Time to vote in People's Choice Awards. Zucchini Festival June 27. New lights at I-75 exit. Coosa Valley
  • Operation Rolling Thunder's big first weekend: More than 150 citations, DUI arrests , felony arrests and more. Updates
  • Chattahoochee Technical Colleges adds new members to Board of Directors. CTC
  • Georgia Health News: Poison center getting more calls on synthetic pot. GHN
  • Smile Report: Habitat for Humanity's Smoked Boston Butt fund-raiser sells out, earns $5,147. Habitat
  • Public Health restaurant inspections scores, brought to you by Dr. Miniyar Pediatrics. Dining
  • Area arrest 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

  • Todd Brooks returning to Berry as athletic director.
  • Rome Braves drop finale to Greenville, 9-3.
  • Today: At home vs. Hickory, 7 p.m.
  • Atlanta Braves hand Boston seventh straight loss, 4-2.
  • Today: At Boston Red Sox, 4:05 p.m.

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

    Please join our guests including: 

    • At 7:40 a.m.: Ali Freeman of Harbin Clinic on the 2015 of Gal Talk set for July 10.
    • At 8:10 a.m.: Chris Carey and David Smith on the Little Free Library concept.
    • At 8:40 a.m.: U.S. Rep. Tom Graves on why he voted yes for the Trade Protection Authority.
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