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Report: Man threatened woman with a hunting knife

Report: Man threatened woman with a hunting knife

October 19, 2021–7:40 p.m. FLOYD COUNTY JAIL RECORDS A Calhoun man was booked into the Floyd County Jail Monday after allegedly threatening a woman with a hunting knife. According to jail records, 46-year old William Troy Anderson Jr. threatened to cut the victim during the incident on New Rosedale Road. Anderson is charged with a…Continue Reading

Deadline to enter Rome Christmas Parade is November 15

Deadline to enter Rome Christmas Parade is November 15

October 19, 2021–7:34 p.m. STAFF REPORTS The Rome Christmas Parade is November 30 and the deadline for entries is November 15. Jerry Rucker with the parade committee is urging bands, civic organizations, churches or anyone else who would like to be in the parade to get those applications in before the deadline. The entry fee…Continue Reading

GNTC announces Free Application Week for the spring semester

GNTC announces Free Application Week for the spring semester

October 19, 2021–7:21 p.m. NEWS RELEASE Georgia Northwestern Technical College (GNTC) will host a Free Application Week, Nov. 8-12, to help those who are seeking to enroll in the spring semester. During Free Application Week, GNTC will waive the $25 application fee for all new applicants. The admissions deadline for the spring semester is Nov.…Continue Reading

Free tree distribution event in November

Free tree distribution event in November

October 19, 2021–7:16 p.m. NEWS RELEASE On Saturday, November 6, 2021, Rome-Floyd Parks & Recreation will partner with International Paper and the Arbor Day Foundation to distribute 175 free trees at Gilbreath Recreation Center & Wolfe Park located at 110 Garden Avenue in Lindale, Georgia. The event begins at 11:00 a.m. and ends at 2:00…Continue Reading

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