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Floyd County Board of Commissioners to meet Tuesday morning

Floyd County Board of Commissioners to meet Tuesday morning

September 30th, 2022 -4:47 Press release – The Rome-Floyd Joint Services Committee will meet on Tuesday, October 4, 2022 at 8:30 a.m. in the Commissioner’s Caucus Room, Suite 204 of the County Administration building located at 12 East 4th Avenue, Rome. The meeting is open to the public. For more information on this visit the link below: https://www.floydcountyga.gov/bc-joint-services-committee/page/rome-floyd-joint-services-committee-meeting-7Continue Reading

HARBIN CLINIC ANNOUNCES GET PUMP’D FOR KIDS INITIATIVE TO BENEFIT ORGANIZATIONS THROUGHOUT NORTHWEST GEORGIA

HARBIN CLINIC ANNOUNCES GET PUMP’D FOR KIDS INITIATIVE TO BENEFIT ORGANIZATIONS THROUGHOUT NORTHWEST GEORGIA

September 30th, 2022 4:30 pm Harbin Clinic – ROME, GA – Harbin Clinic is thrilled to continue a partnership with non-profit organizations throughout Northwest Georgia on the Get Pump’d for Kids initiative. Get Pump’d for Kids provides a fun, safe way to celebrate Halloween while raising money for children and families throughout Northwest Georgia.  “At Harbin Clinic,…Continue Reading

Floyd County Police charge 51-year-old

Floyd County Police charge 51-year-old

September 30th,2022-3:50pm Floyd county jail records- According to Floyd county jail records, on September 29th at 2:23 pm Floyd county police arrested 51-year, Pamela Massey on Morton bend rd in Rome after she allegedly failed to provide the necessary food and care for a small cat. The cat was found with body sores and a…Continue Reading

Armuchee High School Senior Named National Merit Semifinalist

Armuchee High School Senior Named National Merit Semifinalist

September 30th, 2022-2:21pm FCS PRESS RELEASE- Floyd County Schools and Armuchee High School are proud to announce that David Lane has been named a National Merit Semifinalist. High school juniors entered the 2023 National Merit Scholarship Program by taking the 2021 Preliminary SAT/National Merit Scholarship Qualifying Test (PSAT/NMSQT®), which served as an initial screen of…Continue Reading

Lanham Sentenced To Ten Years In Prison

Lanham Sentenced To Ten Years In Prison

September 30th, 2022 WZQZ RADIO- Chattooga County Superior Court Judge Don Thompson sentenced Renee Lanham to ten years in prison on Thursday following her conviction on two counts of giving false statements to law enforcement officers.  Lanham had been charged with murder in the death of her husband, Eddie Lanham, but jurors were deadlocked on…Continue Reading

Lincoln Property Company Southeast announces groundbreaking for distribution facility

Lincoln Property Company Southeast announces groundbreaking for distribution facility

September 29th, 2022 – 5:15 PM Gordon Gazette – According to a report from the Gordon Gazette, Lincoln Property Company Southeast has announced the groundbreaking for Calhoun 75 Commerce Center, a forthcoming Class-A distribution facility in Calhoun which is set to deliver in fall 2023. Calhoun 75 Commerce Center sits on Belwood Road in Gordon…Continue Reading

Cartersville man dies in a motorcycle accident

Cartersville man dies in a motorcycle accident

September 29th, 2022 WBHF RADIO- A Cartersville man passed away in the accident that occurred on Tuesday at 9:05 p.m.  Georgia State Patrol Troopers were called to a two-vehicle wreck on Highway 41 at Baker Road.  According to the report by the Georgia State Patrol, a 2008 Suzuki motorcycle was traveling south on Highway 41…Continue Reading

Rome man arrested for aggravated assault

Rome man arrested for aggravated assault

September 29th, 2022 Floyd County Jail records- A 21-year-old Rome man was arrested on Wednesday on the charge of aggravated assault. According to Floyd County Jail Records, Connor Adams Blake allegedly shot a person during an argument at a Garden Lakes Parkway residence. Adams was arrested by the Rome Police Department at the residence and…Continue Reading

Salvation Army of Rome, GA Prepares for Hurricane Ian’s Historic Impact

Salvation Army of Rome, GA Prepares for Hurricane Ian’s Historic Impact

September 29th, 2022 – 12:30 PM Salvation Army of Rome GA – The Salvation Army of Rome, Georgia is preparing to cooperate with our Salvation Army Florida Division and our Salvation Army Southern Territory to supply resources and personnel to meet the immediate needs of survivors and first responders due to Hurricane Ian’s landfall in…Continue Reading