Dean Avenue is open after it was closed this morning while crews removed a large oak tree.
Bekaert confirmed this morning that it will rebuild and equip damaged parts of the manufacturing plant to restore full plant operations, said Bekaert CEO Matthew Taylor.
Those wanting to get into the holiday spirit should stroll down Broad Street and look in Honeymoon Bakery’s window.
It's going to be mostly sunny with a high near 53 today and a low around 34, according to the National Weather Service.
The Floyd County Jail releases arrest reports twice a day - 8 a.m. and 8 p.m.
The Rome Board of Education named Mike Buck as the new Rome City Schools superintendent during a called meeting on Wednesday.
A Calhoun woman checking her mail sustained injuries when a dog attacked her.
Clay Bennett, Chattanooga Times Free Press
A man and woman accused in the death of a 1-year-old girl appeared Tuesday before a Bartow County judge for their arraignment — the next step before their case reaches trial.
Over a year ago, my boss first sent me with one of our interns to take pictures of a few pets at the Floyd County Animal Control shelter. I went overboard and took pictures of all the creatures in cages, and updated my personal Facebook page with every precious potential pet up for adoption.
I think people would be amazed to realize the undiscovered, local talent there is in Rome.
Frankie Briggs Traylor, 86, of Rome, died Nov. 21, 2014. SouthCare Cremation & Funeral Society of Marietta has charge of the arrangements.
Charis C. Jennings, 86, of Rome, died Nov. 24, 2014. Parrott Funeral Home & Crematory of Fairburn has charge of the arrangements.
A Rome man was being held without bond Tuesday night after he allegedly sent lewd photos to an undercover police officer posing as a 14-year-old girl, according to Floyd County Jail reports.
A Rome man is accused of causing damage at a local bank early Tuesday morning, according to Floyd County Jail reports.
A Rome man was in jail Tuesday night after he allegedly forced his way into a residence and took $40, according to Floyd County Jail reports.
Dean Avenue will be open to traffic today but motorists should know delays will be likely as workers cut down a massive oak tree in the 1500 block, Rome arborist Terry Paige said.
Panels of the AIDS Memorial Quilt are on display at the Rome-Floyd County Library on Riverside Parkway. The panels memorializing those who have died from the disease will be on display through Dec. 3. World AIDS Day is Monday.
The bystanders raced Tuesday morning toward the wrecked Toyota Tercel off Rockmart Highway (map).
A defense attorney in the case of three Calhoun men accused of an after-prom sexual assault will remain on the case despite prosecutors’ misgivings, a Gilmer County Superior Court judge ruled.
The Rev. Carey Ingram, pastor of Lovejoy Baptist Church in South Rome for the past 28 years, has been selected to serve as grand marshal of the 2014 Rome Christmas Parade.
Adairsville police have released video footage from a patrol car dashboard camera of a shootout at a Hardee's from last week.