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Team from St. Mary’s School wins math competition

Team from St. Mary’s School wins math competition

Saturday, February 24, 2024–3:16 p.m. -News Release- A team of “Mathletes” from St. Mary’s Catholic School won the regional finals of the MATHCOUNTS competition, which was sponsored by the Northwest Chapter of the Georgia Society of Professional Engineers. The winning team members include eighth graders Sarah Beth Bushnell, Abby Kate Jackson, Andrew Parsa, and Gray…Continue Reading

Human remains found in truck submerged in Weiss Lake

Human remains found in truck submerged in Weiss Lake

Saturday, February 24, 2024–2:52 p.m. -WEIS Radio- According to Cherokee County Sheriff Jeff Shaver, a truck was recovered Friday morning from Weiss Lake at Chesnut Bay. Law enforcement began to look for the truck after a fisherman reported what he thought was a vehicle. The truck was registered to Oscar Lewis King who was reported…Continue Reading

Motorcyclist seriously injured in Thursday crash

Motorcyclist seriously injured in Thursday crash

Friday, February 23, 2024–2:35 p.m. -Rome Police Department report- A motorcyclist was transported to Atrium Health Floyd Thursday evening following a two-vehicle wreck at the intersection of Williamson Street and  Shorter Avenue. According to a Rome Police Department report:  A 2006 Toyota Sienna, driven by 41-year-old Daysy Morales of Rome was turning left onto Shorter Avenue…Continue Reading

Arrest reports for February 23

Arrest reports for February 23

Friday, February 23, 2024–2:30 p.m. -Floyd County Jail records- Report: Man fled from officers, found with stolen goods A 44-year-old Rome man is facing multiple charges after allegedly fleeing from police on Wednesday. According to Floyd County Jail records: An officer attempted to stop a vehicle driven by Randy Wayne Cook for speeding on Alabama…Continue Reading

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