Rome News-Tribune owner Burgett H. Mooney III sent the following email to employees this evening regarding the results of today's News Publishing Co. auction:
A Silver Creek man is in critical condition Wednesday morning after he was the victim in a kidnapping Tuesday, according to Floyd County police.
A 46-year-old man is in Cherokee County Jail with child pornography charges this morning.
Update: Family members are still searching for missing Louisiana couple Demetrius Billiot, 77, and Willie Pearl Billiot, 83.
The Floyd County Police Department is attempting to identify an elderly woman. The woman is likely to be a witness to numerous identity fraud cases in the north Georgia area which include breaking and entering automobiles.
A Leesburg, Alabama man has been arrested on second degree arson charges after allegedly setting fire to a residence on County Road 7.
DEKALB COUNTY, Alabama – Seventeen people were rounded up in DeKalb County over the past 10 days and arrested on a variety of drug charges, including two women who had drugs inside the jail, according to Sheriff Jimmy Harris.
The Calhoun Police Department's Special Operation Unit arrested a "dangerous felon" wanted by the Georgia Parole System on Tuesday, June 3, according to CPD reports.
ELLIJAY — Three former Calhoun High students were charged Wednesday with aggravated sexual battery and underage consumption of alcohol stemming from an alleged sexual assault at a cabin in Gilmer County on May 11.
Fifty cows have been stolen from the New Harmony community in DeKalb County, Alabama, according to a news release.
According to reports from Georgia State Patrol, Joanna Hickman,65, who was hit by an alleged drunk drive around 11:30 a.m. Friday, May 23, has died at Erlanger Hospital.
Police recovered two firearms and more than an ounce of marijuana after stopping an Alabama man near Maple Street and East Sixth Street, according to Floyd County Jail reports.
The Georgia State Patrol is reporting that Nancy Elizabeth Paris, 53, from Calhoun died in a wreck around noon Thursday, May 16, in Dalton.
A Cedar Bluff, Alabama, man accused of breaking into a home and stealing several items including a boat and a Jeep, remained in jail Tuesday, Floyd County Jail reports state.
The pursuit of an escaped Floyd County rapist — headed up by federal marshals and involving several local law enforcement agencies — ended with the man’s arrest in Polk County on Wednesday afternoon.
ANNISTON, Alabama -- Anniston Police released new details today from its investigation of a fatal shooting Tuesday involving police officers firing on a man with a pellet gun.
Nearly two years after Douglas Glenn Parker was charged with the murder of his mother and sister, he pleaded guilty.
A Cedar Bluff, Ala., man died early Wednesday in a Cherokee County wreck involving an 18-wheeler carrying chickens, officials said.
CARTERSVILLE, Ga. — Sheriff's officials in northwest Georgia say a man has died after being struck by a train.
Bartow County Sheriff Clark Millsap tells the Atlanta Journal-Constitution 44-year-old Donald Eugene Brock was walking his dog along a set of train tracks when he was hit Saturday afternoon.
Millsap says the train sounded its horn several times but Brock didn't move.
Authorities say the man's body was taken to the Cartersville Medical Center and the Georgia Bureau of Investigation will conduct an autopsy.
An Alabama man was behind bars Sunday night after he allegedly knocked over an entertainment center and put a hole in the wall of a Woods Road apartment.
Local law enforcement agents have made the following arrests in recent days: