Friday, December 11, 2015

LakePoint breaks ground on first phase of entertainment center. Storms possible late Sunday/early Monday. Cartersville goes for state title Saturday. Later today: Bartow County Jail reports, Cartersville Police arrest reports.

Today's first headlines from

Ware Mechanical Weather

  • Strong storms possible as the new week begins. Warm Saturday but no record.


  • LakePoint breaks ground on impressive 'entertainment' station. Also: Atlanta United MLS soccer team holds tryouts in Emerson. Business
  • Weekend: Holiday spirit, gymnastics, Tellus celebration and the Festival of Our Lady of Guadalupe. Weekend
  • Miss the Rome Christmas Parade? Watch it on The Library Channel or through a special library link. Parade
  • At a glance: Mega Load on the move starting tonight. Plus: Updates from across Northwest Georgia. Briefs
  • Floyd named a 2015 Exemplary School Board by state association. Schools
  • Georgia Health News: Broader strategy: From local hospitals to regional players. GHN
  • Obituaries: Remembering U.S. Army Retired Cpl. Arthur J. 'Art' Calderon, Mrs. Minnie Lee Gaffney, Robert Lionel Langston. Services
  • Public Health restaurant inspections scores.  Dining
  • Area arrest reports brought to you by Dr. Miniyar's Pediatrics. CrimeWatch

Holiday Happenings

  • Hometown Headlines has teamed with Harbin Clinic to present Holiday Happenings, a digital magazine with details on parades, concerts, performances and live Nativity scenes across Northwest Georgia. You can view it in two formats: Desktop or Mobile
  • Parade Saturday in Cave Spring. Final weekend of 'White Christmas.' Live Nativity Saturday in Cedartown. Holidays

Regular features:

Chick-fil-A Dwarf House Sports Report

  • High school football finale: Cartersville vs. Buford at the Georgia Dome, 4 p.m. Saturday. Preview Tickets on sale at CHS; pep rally set for Friday afternoon.
  • John McClellan's high school championship picks. John's picks for all the title games.  McClellan
  • Georgia High School Football Daily.
  • More honors for Shorter's Shaw.
  • All the bowl matchups from ESPN. Georgia vs. Penn State on Jan. 2. Click
  • The Falcons at Carolina, 1 p.m. Sunday / The latest on the NFL

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

  • At 7:40 a.m.: We catch up with Ray Powell, the former Big Cheese at Murray's at Kroger.
  • At 8:10 a.m.: Our resident geek, Chris Giddens, joins us to talk about the countdown to "Star Wars: The Force Awakens."
  • At 8:40 a.m.: Hometown Headlines/WRGA News Roundtable

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