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  1. Brave Nation Weekly News & NotesRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Heard Citizen

    Each week during the sports season, HeardCitizen.com brings you a weekly wrap-up of Brave Nation sports including news, notes, a weekly schedule, and the Brave Nation Player of the Week. Anyone who would like to submit information for the weekly column, a question about anything Brave related, or a nomination for Player of the Week please email editor@heardcitizen.com with either "News and Notes" or "Player of the Week" in the subject line.

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  2. Braves shine at Bowdon InvitationalRead the original story

    Yesterday | The Heard Citizen

    The varsity Brave wrestling team walked away with a strong second place finish at the Bowdon Invitational Wrestling Tournament Saturday finishing only behind the Class AAAAA Carrollton Trojans. The tourney was an important tune-up for the individual state traditional tournaments which start this weekend at Armuchee High School in Rome.

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  3. Standard Journal Area Calendar of Events from the Wednesday, January 17, 2018 editionRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 19 | Cedartown Standard Plus

    Get tickets now for the upcoming Optimist Club Ham and Egg Day set for Saturday, Feb. 10 from 6 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at the Goodyear Civic Center on Prior Street in Cedartown. The annual event helps raise money for local youth.

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  4. Siena holds off Marist for 68-65 winRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 18 | Rome News

    Roman Penn and Khalil Richard added 12 points apiece, and Prince Oduro chipped in 11 for Siena .

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  5. City Of Rome To Launch New WebsiteRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 18 | WIBX-AM Whitesboro

    The City of Rome will be launching a newly designed website over the weekend, with an official start date of Monday, January 22nd. "When citizens, visitors, or tourists view the City of Rome's website they are first greeted by a new design with a large visual on the homepage.

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  6. Cartersville man jailed after serious injury in wreck on South BroadRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 18 | Calhoun Times

    A Cartersville man was in jail without bond Sunday, accused of driving drunk on South Broad Street and getting into a wreck that seriously injured two people.

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  7. Wind Chill AdvisoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 18 | MyFoxAtlanta

    GAZ001>005-011-012-019>023-030>034-041>046-052>057-066>068-078- 181500- Fulton- Gwinnett-Haralson-Carroll-Douglas-South Fulton-DeKalb-Rockdale- Harris- Including the cities of Calhoun, Rome, Cartersville, Gainesville, Marietta, Atlanta, Lawrenceville, Carrollton, Douglasville, East Point, Decatur, Conyers, Newnan, Peachtree City, and Griffin 831 PM EST Wed Jan 17 2018 ...WIND CHILL ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM EST THURSDAY... * WHAT...Very cold wind chills expected.

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  8. Snow expected beginning this afternoon, winter weather advisory extended through 10 a.m. WednesdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 17 | Walker County Messenger

    Floyd County Public Works driver Joey Leroy hops into the cab of his brine truck after picking up a load at the Rome Public Works garage Tuesday morning.

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  9. First section of widened Georgia 140 slated for completion in MayRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 17 | Cedartown Standard Plus

    A backhoe lifts a large section of concrete drain pipe into place as part of the Georgia 140 widening between Shannon and Adairsville. The project is still more than three years away from scheduled completion.

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  10. Main roads mostly ok with ice on secondary roads, wind chills still bitter coldRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 17 | Calhoun Times

    ... according to the most recent report from the Georgia DOT. (Doug Walker, RN-T) Update: Rome City Schools , Floyd County Schools and Darlington Schools will be closed Thursday. GHC and GNTC will be closed Thursday. The main concern, from talking with ...

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  11. Three-horse race for 7-AAAAA girlsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 16 | Douglas County Sentinel

    Deasia Merrill and the Villa Rica High School girls' basketball team are currently in the driver's seat in the Region 7-AAAAA standings. The fifth-ranked Lady Wildcats own wins over No.

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  12. Gospel music legend Robert Stevenson dies at 87Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 16 | Cedartown Standard Plus

    The late Robert L. Stevenson had weekly gospel music programs on local radio stations for over 50 years. Rome lost a giant in the gospel music industry Monday when Robert L. Stevenson, 87, lost a brief battle with pancreatic cancer.

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  13. Georgia Steeplechase organizers committed to rejuvenating annual racesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 16 | Cedartown Standard Plus

    All alone on the way to the finish line, a horse and jockey sail to victory in the 2016 Atlanta Steeplechase at Kingston Downs. All alone on the way to the finish line, a horse and jockey sail to victory in the 2016 Atlanta Steeplechase at Kingston Downs.

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  14. Pearson awarded SRS designationRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 15 | Rome News

    Leslie Hoyt Pearson, a Realtor with Toles, Temple and Wright, Inc., has been awarded the Seller Representative Specialist designation, the premier seller agency designation in the country.

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  15. Evans joins Daniel's as location managerRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 15 | Rome News

    ... , and comfort to families during a difficult and stressful time. I look forward to assisting the people of Rome/Floyd County". If you would like to contact Johnathan with any questions you can reach him at Daniel's Funeral Home at 706-232-3646.

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  16. Winter Weather Advisory Source: Weather CentralRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 15 | WSB-TV

    GAZ001>009-011>013-019-020-030-160330- Including the cities of Calhoun, Rome, and Cartersville 225 PM EST Mon Jan 15 2018 ...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM TUESDAY TO 7 AM EST WEDNESDAY... * WHAT...Snow expected along with very cold wind chill values. Total snow amounts of around 1 inch with isolated higher amounts in the mountains.

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  17. Floyd County Commission seeks nominations for Black History Month recognitionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 15 | Cedartown Standard Plus

    "The ultimate measure of a man is not where he stands in moments of comfort and convenience, but where he stands at times of challenge and controversy," Rev. Martin Luther King, Jr. February is recognized as African American History Month across the United States, and Floyd County would like to recognize members of our community who have made an impact.

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  18. Budget hearings to start TuesdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 14 | Cedartown Standard Plus

    ... of Human Services will be pushing to add a fifth test clinic this fiscal year, Lumsden said. The closest one to Floyd County is in metro Atlanta, but "if this does work out and become more advanced, it will likely expand to other areas of the ...

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  19. Area students receive college honorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 14 | Rome News

    Sarah McLeod of Calhoun was named to the Union University Dean's List for the fall 2017 semester.

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  20. Adairsville basketball sweeps ArmucheeRead the original story

    Saturday Jan 13 | Daily Tribune News

    Last week, the Adairsville boys followed up a massive Region 6-AAAa Svictory over Calhoun on Friday with a rough defeat to Rockmart. This week, Hunter Hice made sure history didn't repeat itself.

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