A Florida woman accused of stabbing a man during an altercation at a Silver Creek home late Friday remained behind bars at the Floyd County Jail late Saturday.
Fay Holden of Lindale is in holiday bliss, having won a Fantasy 5 jackpot prize from the Georgia Lottery. Holden, 75, is one of two players each to win a $65,651 jackpot prize from matching all five numbers from the Dec. 16 Fantasy 5 drawing.
A man used a glove in an attempt to rob the Krystal on Shorter Avenue late Wednesday night, according to Rome police reports.
A jury found a Rome man guilty of the June 2013 murder and robbery that left a man dying outside of his Wheeler Street home.
Floyd County police investigators said Wednesday they are still looking into how a stolen vehicle ended up submerged in the Oostanaula River.
A Cartersville woman accused of exploiting a disabled Rome woman was behind bars at the Floyd County Jail on Wednesday evening.
A Calhoun woman accused of giving marijuana to Floyd County Prison inmates was jailed Wednesday.
Floyd Medical Center will test its readiness to care for a potential Ebola patient by conducting a wide-ranging drill beginning early Friday morning.
There are no major developments in four criminal cases that have rocked Gordon County in 2014.
Euharlee police are investigating a drive-by shooting in a middle-class neighborhood that occurred last weekend.
A convicted murderer testified Tuesday in Floyd County Superior Court that it was he, not Jamarrcus Sullivan, who fatally shot Kevin Daniel during a 2013 robbery gone bad.
Fort Oglethorpe council members have approved $5,000 in attorney fees for the city’s elections chief, who is embroiled in a lawsuit.
The 2014 Rome Braves field staff has been announced and Randy Ingle returns as the team’s manager. Ingle, in his 24th season as a manager, was in Danville last season after skippering the Rome club for five seasons from 2006 – 2010 and again in 2012 and 2013.
Opening statements in the murder trial of Jamarrcus R. Sullivan are scheduled to begin this morning.
A man accused of stabbing his brother remained in jail Monday without bond, Floyd County Jail reports state.
A 66-year-old Ringgold man died Saturday night, Dec. 13, in a collision in Walker County after a LaFayette woman ran a stop sign and broadsided his vehicle, police say.
There has been an increase in the number of armed robberies at Rome businesses this year, to 16 from 11 in 2013, although the total number of robberies reported within the city limits has dropped.
One of three men facing murder charges in connection with a 2013 robbery is scheduled for trial today.
Sally Maddox of Rome quietly wiped away tears as the light of more than 100 candles filled the worship hall where she sat in Life Church in Armuchee on Sunday evening.
An unlikely friendship between a Rome man and a mother of four living in Atlanta has led to a crusade of sorts and the result could be an icy swim across the Etowah River.
A 66-year-old Ringgold man died Saturday night in a collision in Walker County.