Monday, August 8, 2016

Updates on potential flooding. A Region at Risk: Rising population of mentally ill strains remaining services. Dining: Updates from On the Bayou, Sellers. John McClellan's high school predictions. Later today: Bartow County Jail reports, Cartersville Polic

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Ware Mechanical's forecast:

  • Alert: Up to six inches of rain expected this week from tropical system; weather service warns of potential flooding. Updates
  • 60% rain chance for much of the week; we'll cool just a bit because of the clouds. Weather

Today's first headlines:

  • A Region at Risk, part 1: As the number of mental health patients in Northwest Georgia surges, remaining care options are almost overwhelmed. Risk
  • Dining: Updates on On the Bayou in Shannon and Sellers on Broad Street. Dining
  • Updates: Accident in Cave Spring claims life of Rockmart man; fire kills Bartow resident. Fatalities
  • Buzz: A quick check on upcoming openings in Northwest Georgia. Openings
  • Education: Polk County, Calhoun City students return Monday; Saint Mary's opens on Tuesday. Education
  • This week: What's ahead in Northwest Georgia, from Night at the Museum to underground tours to Purple Tie Affairs. Agenda
  • Remembering John Raymond Fisher, Mr. Eric A. Kinnemore Sr. Obituaries
  • Public Health restaurant inspection scores return Tuesday.  Dining
  • Area arrest reports brought to you by Dr. Miniyar's Pediatrics. CrimeWatch

Also today:

Chick-fil-A Dwarf House Sports Report

  • John McClellan's high school football report: This could be the region's best season in three decades. Look for Rome, Cartersville, Calhoun to set the pace. McClellan
  • Georgia High School Football Daily:  Monday.
  • Rome Braves win 9-7, just 2.5 games out of first with 27 games to go.
  • Next:  In Charleston today-Wednesday; Hickory Thursday-Sunday.
  • Mills Fitzner's Rome Braves' home game photo gallery.
  • Atlanta Braves: At Brewers today-Thursday.
  • Berry, Shorter counting down to opening weekend of college football.

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

  • Please join our guests including:
  • At 7:40 a.m.: Shelly Redd on Tellus Science Museum's Night at the Museum VIII set for Aug. 13.
  • At 8:10 a.m.: Georgia Secretary of State Brian Kemp on the new "GA SOS" app and 2VOTE pilot project.
  • At 8:40 a.m.: A meteorologist from the National Weather Service on the five to six inches of rain forecast for our area this week.

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