Two more candidates qualified Wednesday, setting up contested races in both Rome City Commission wards — and Cave Spring’s Nov. 5 election … Read more
Floyd Medical Center has lost its appeal of a Department of Community Health decision to deny the hospital a certificate of need to provide… Read more
Rob Ware was the sole qualifier for the Cave Spring mayoral post. Read more
Charles Love qualified Wednesday to seek one of the three Ward 1 Rome City Commission seats in the Nov. 5 election. Read more
Craig McDaniel qualified Wednesday to run for one of the three Ward 3 Rome City Commission seats in the Nov. 5 election. Read more
Police & Fire
A North Carolina man was in jail without bond Wednesday, charged with failing to return a child after his visitation period was up. Read more
A 55-year-old Rome woman was charged with felony possession of a Schedule IV controlled substance after a Floyd County sheriff's deputy fou… Read more
More charges were added after a person slipped their handcuffs in the back of a Floyd County Sheriff's vehicle after being arrested on a fa… Read more
Floyd County Jail releases arrest reports twice daily - 8 a.m. & 8 p.m. Read more
According to the Georgia High School Association, softball teams can start practicing at the end of July. Read more
(Format like you guys do for your CFF stories please) Read more
With the end of the regular season less than two weeks away, some big league help is coming in for the Rome Braves. Read more
Showers and thunderstorms late. Highs in the low 90s and lows in the low 70s.
|Wind:||SW at 6 mph|
|Chance of Rain:||40%|
|UV Index:||10 Very High|
Sunshine this morning. Scattered thunderstorms developing this afternoon. High 92F. Winds SW at 5 to 10 mph. Chance of rain 40%.
Partly to mostly cloudy. A stray shower or thunderstorm is possible. Low 73F. Winds light and variable.
Scattered thunderstorms. High 89F. Winds light and variable. Chance of rain 40%.
Dan + Shay star Shay Mooney has announced he's set to become a father again with his wife Hannah expecting another little boy. Read more
Miley Cyrus and Kaitlynn Carter sent Brody Jenner a joint present for his 36th birthday; a box from the marijuana dispensary Lowell Farms with a weed bouquet. Read more
Amir Khan and Faryal Makhdoom have announced they are set to welcome their third child, a baby boy, into the world. Read more
Christie Brinkley's children thought it was hilarious when their mother told them she is going on 'Dancing with the Stars'. Read more
Julianne Hough feels "really lucky" to have support from her family and friends after she came out as "not straight" earlier this month. Read more
This Week's Forecast
You can never wrong at a party with your friends from high school. East Rome High School’s classes of 1970 through 1979 are planning a ’70s… Read more
Tammy Jean LaRue, age 60, of Rome, passed away in a local hospital on Sunday August 18, 2019. Tammy was born September 28, 1958, in Floyd C… Read more
Mr. William Gene Collier, age 87, of Rome, Ga., passed away after a long illness Monday, August 19, 2019. Mr. Collier was born in Tifton, G… Read more