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Portion of Blacks Bluff Road closed due to road base failure

Portion of Blacks Bluff Road closed due to road base failure

Tuesday, April 23, 2024–7:47 p.m. -Floyd County News Release- Blacks Bluff Road is closed immediately from approximately #2232 to #2391 to repair a recent failure in the road base.  Thru traffic should use the Old Bluff Road, except for Commercial Traffic.   All Commercial Traffic should use Cedartown Highway (US 27) and the Southwest Bypass (Ga…Continue Reading

County commission approves contractor for Glenwood renovation

County commission approves contractor for Glenwood renovation

Tuesday, April 23, 2024–7:30 p.m. -David Crowder, WRGA News- The Floyd County Commission has approved a bid from Pennant Construction for renovations to the former Glenwood school building. Three companies submitted bids, with Pennant being the lowest. They were also responsive to the scope of work, according to Floyd County Facilities Manager Ryan Davis during…Continue Reading

Stolen fiream leads to charges for two teens

Stolen fiream leads to charges for two teens

Tuesday, April 23, 2024–12:26 p.m. -Floyd County Jail records- The execution of a search warrant at a residence on East 14th Street led to the recovery of a stolen Glock 17. According to Floyd County Jail records: 17-year-old Eric Christian Byars Jr. of Silver Creek and 17-year-old Gregory Geemar Charles North Jr. of the residence…Continue Reading

Warrants: Man molested child, threatened to kill her if she told

Warrants: Man molested child, threatened to kill her if she told

Tuesday, April 23, 2024–12:22 p.m. -Floyd County Jail records- A 30-year-old Rome man was booked into the Floyd County Jail Monday on charges of child molestation, terroristic threats and acts, and 1st-degree cruelty to children. According to the arrest warrants: Mark Paul Dawson Sr., of a Dodd Boulevard address, molested a child in December of…Continue Reading

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