A 20-year-old Polk County man was arrested today and has been charged under the computer pornography and child exploitation prevention act. Dwight Davis of Polk County was arrested as part of a 31 county multi-agency sting.
A stabbing call led Gordon County authorities Tuesday night to discover an alleged marijuana growing operation.
Rome police officer Jon Sisson resigns this week during an internal investigation into a potentially faulty arrest that kept a man behind bars for six months, officials said.
A construction worker Wednesday was seriously injured when he fell 60 feet from a bridge overpass. He was inside an excavator during the fall, according to police scanner traffic
Rome, Ga. — Internationally acclaimed soprano Indra Thomas will be joined by pianist Sandra Lutters, whose opera career spans more than 30 years, as they present a concert at Shorter University on Monday, Oct. 27 at 7:30 p.m. in Brookes Chapel. The concert is part of Shorter’s faculty recital series; Thomas teaches voice performance at the university.
A Rome man remained in jail Wednesday after allegedly accepting a car from a man who told him it was stolen.
A Tunnel Hill man remained in jail Wednesday after being charged with multiple offenses at Johns Mountain Wildlife Management Area.
A Cedar Bluff woman allegedly sold carpet from a local company and kept the money.
The Rome Board of Education narrowed their list of superintendent candidates down to three finalists to interview but would not release their names Tuesday.
On Monday, October 20, at approximately 2:30 a.m., Cherokee County E-911 received a call reporting a shooting at a residence in the Farill community. Cherokee County Sheriff Jeff Shaver, deputies, and Cedar Bluff police officers responded to the scene.
With Halloween just over a week away, the haunts and happenings of the season will expand to include two more events this weekend.
It's going to be sunny today, with a high near 67 and a low around 37, according to the National Weather Service.
The Floyd County Jail releases arrest reports twice a day - 8 a.m. and 8 p.m.
It wasn’t long after Michelle Roberts took the stage that she was already talking up the dishes she was about to create.
Connectivity to all four local colleges is a highlight of an updated bike and pedestrian transportation plan presented to Rome and Floyd County residents Tuesday night.
Last month, the Coosa River Basin Initiative presented a report to the Rome City Commission detailing how the city could reduce water use by 28 percent by implementing a handful of common sense water efficiency measures.
A Kingston man is being held without bond after he allegedly set a man on fire and threatened to do more harm to him, according to Floyd County Jail reports.
An Adairsville man was arrested Tuesday evening after he tried to leave a local hospital against staff orders and then tried to get an officer’s gun, according to Floyd County Jail reports.
Houston Walter Touchstone, 89, of Armuchee, died Oct. 19, 2014. Good Shepherd Funeral Home has charge of the funeral arrangements.
James Millard White Jr., 82, of Rome, died Oct. 19, 2014. Henderson & Sons Funeral Home, South Chapel, has charge of the funeral arrangements.
John Avery White, 75, of Rome, died Oct. 19, 2014. Henderson & Sons Funeral Home, South Chapel, has charge of the funeral arrangements.
Adairsville police have released video footage from a patrol car dashboard camera of a shootout at a Hardee's from last week.