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Reminder: Highway 411 Bridge closed beginning Monday

Reminder: Highway 411 Bridge closed beginning Monday

-Staff reports- Georgia Department of Transportation crews will close the US 411 bridge from Rome heading toward Cartersville starting Monday.  The bridge will be closed for about two weeks while it is repaired.  Vehicles traveling from Rome toward Cartersville will take US 27 to US 411 toward Cedartown/Gadsden then turn onto Darlington Drive Southwest to…Continue Reading

Wrecks shut down I-75 Saturday evening

Wrecks shut down I-75 Saturday evening

Sunday, June 16, 2024–12:36 p.m. -WBHF Radio- On Saturday night, a couple of accidents on I-75 in southern Bartow County shut down the interstate and injured several people. At 8:52, Georgia State Troopers went to investigate a two-vehicle crash on I-75 southbound near mile marker 281 (about two miles south of the Allatoona Road exit…Continue Reading

Rome City Commission to tour new police headquarters Monday

Rome City Commission to tour new police headquarters Monday

Sunday, June 16, 2024–12:30 p.m. -David Crowder, WRGA News- The Rome City Commission will meet a week early due to the annual Georgia Municipal Association Conference next week. During the caucus, which will start early at 3:45 pm Monday, the commission will tour the new police headquarters and municipal courtroom on Technology Parkway. During the…Continue Reading

Arresr reports for June 16

Arresr reports for June 16

Sunday, June 16, 2024–12:23 a.m. -Floyd County Jail records- Woman charged with child, animal cruelty A 32-year-old Rome woman was jailed last week at her Skyline Drive home on charges of 2nd and 3rd-degree cruelty to children. According to Floyd County Jail records: Rebeccah Jane Rivera Duke allowed three children to live in unsafe and…Continue Reading