Monday, October 17, 2016

Amendment over control of troubled schools also dividing voters. Voting early? Fill this form out first. Changes coming to Oak Hill. Updates from tragic weekend. Hot start to new week; it won't last.

Continuing updates all day at 

Ware Mechanical forecast:

  • Sizzling start to the week (upper 80s) and then low 70s by the weekend. Weather

Today's headlines

  • Proposed amendment would drastically change how Georgia deals with trouble schools. Debate is over state control vs. local control. Schools
  • Politics: Voting in advance? Follow this link to fill out one quick form before going to vote. Politics 
  • Buzz: Work to begin this winter on Oak Hill Pavilion. Princess Parlour coming to Glenn Milner. Buzz 
  • Services set for Sam Freeman: Calling hours Tuesday at Rome First, funeral Wednesday at Trinity United Methodist. Sam
  • Remembering Mr. Christopher Ashley Brock. Obituaries
  • Public Health restaurant inspection scores return Tuesday. Dining
  • Area arrest reports brought to you by Dr. Miniyar's Pediatrics. Crime

Also today:

  • Campaign watch: Election headlines; sample ballots; summary of candidate profiles. Plus: Local, national political calendars. Politics
  • Fall festivals, pumpkin farms and leaf season. Your Northwest Georgia wrap-up. Fall
  • Traffic: Georgia DOT, Google Maps or Waze.
  • State business headlines: Georgia Trend
  • Northwest Georgia jobs: Career Builder

Chick-fil-A Dwarf House Sports Report

  • Latest high school rankings: Rome, Darlington, Pepperell, Cartersville and Calhoun.
  • John McClellan's high school picks coming Tuesday.
  • Norman Arey's Norman's No Nos: New picks coming Friday.
  • Berry Vikings: Next: Oct. 29 at home vs. Millsaps, 1 p.m.
  • Shorter Hawks:  Next: At West Florida, Saturday at 1 p.m.
  • Georgia Tech:  Next:  Oct. 29, homecoming vs. Duke,
  • UGA: Next: Oct. 29, vs. Florida in Jacksonville, 3:30 p.m.
  • Atlanta Falcons: Seahawks beat Falcons 26-24. Next Sunday: Home vs. Chargers, 4:05 p.m.

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

  • Please join our guests Monday including:
  • 7:40 a.m.: Ira Levy on the annual Deli Day coming to Rodeph Sholom Congregation on Nov. 9.
  • 8:10 a.m.: Ryan Simmons with Brand Red Studios on premiere of 'Running A.T. Full Speed.'
  • 8:40 a.m.: Richard Dixon from Rome High School on Peach State Marching Festival on Saturday.

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