Friday, November 6, 2015

Dense fog advisory until 10 this morning. Weekend washout on the way; thunderstorms, too? High school football updates. Norman's No-Nos: Who's losing in college football this weekend. Later today: Bartow County Jail reports

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Ware Mechanical forecast

  • Potential weekend washout ahead with thunderstorms, cooler temperatures. Weather coverage all weekend
  • Dense fog advisory until 10 a.m. for Bartow, Polk and metro Atlanta.


  • Cevian Design Lab buys 202 Broad St., will move again (upstairs) and lease ground level for retail or office. Broad Street
  • Presales begin on 'Lofts at Third and Broad,' downtown Rome's first luxury condominiums. Lofts
  • Business Expo open to all today from 10 a.m.-3 p.m. at The Forum; Keller Williams ribbon cutting is Nov. 12. Buzz
  • Starting a business? Start here first with some key advice from Matt Pearce of the Rome office of the Small Business Development Center. Business
  • Weekend: Swingin' Medallions, arts show, blood drive and Shorter's final home football game. Weekend
  • Veterans Day ceremony at 11 a.m. Wednesday at Myrtle Hill open to all. Veterans Day
  • State universities see 1.7% enrollment jump this fall; Georgia Highlands is among tops in growth at 7.1%. GHC
  • Region: What's happening in Floyd, Bartow, Gordon, Polk counties. Briefly
  • Obituaries: Remembering Mrs. Bertha Langston, Mr. Buford Lamar Braden, Mr. Billy Wayne Floyd Sr. Services
  • Public Health restaurant inspections scores on hold because of tech issue within the agency.  Dining
  • Area arrest reports brought to you by Dr. Miniyar's Pediatrics. CrimeWatch


  • Hardy Realty's Open House Gallery for Sunday: Six homes from Rome to Summerville. Click Open House
  • Or view the gallery from your smart phone by clicking here.

Regular features:

Chick-fil-A Dwarf House Sports Report


  • Coosa falls to Armuchee, 35-26
  • Cedartown beats Rockmart, 35-12
  • Friday night football: Radio, webcast updates. Tonight's soggy hour-by-hour forecast. Plus links to post-game scoreboard shows. Football
  • John McClellan's high school picks: Rome by 4 over Riverwood; Darlington by 11 over Chattooga. Cartersville, Calhoun easy winners. McClellan
  • Georgia High School Football Daily.


  • Norman Arey's Norman's No-Nos: I like Alabama over LSU; if it makes any difference, Georgia rolls. No-Nos.
  • Berry College Vikings at Birmingham Southern, 2 p.m. Saturday. Vikings / Game preview
  • Shorter Hawks vs. North Alabama, 1:30 p.m. Saturday at Barron Stadium. Hawks
  • Georgia vs. Kentucky, noon Saturday in Athens. UGA.
  • Georgia Tech is off this week. Next: Nov. 12 vs. Virginia Tech at 7:30 p.m. Tech


  • The Falcons at the 49ers Sunday, 4:05 p.m.
  • Atlanta Braves open the 2016 season at home vs. Washington on April 4.

Hometown Headlines Radio Edition on WRGA 98.7 FM.
Please join our guests including:

  • At 8:10 a.m.: Armuchee sports essayist Norman Arey on the state of college football.
  • At 8:40 a.m.: Hometown Headlines/WRGA News Roundtable.

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