The fairgrounds were bustling Monday morning as workers assembled rides and vendors readied their booths for the crowds expected this evening.
Eula Belle Scoggins, 70, of Ramey Street, Summerville, died Sept. 27, 2014. Earle Rainwater Funeral Home of Summerville has charge of the arrangements.
Jennifer Gaye West, 58, of Rome, died Sept. 28, 2014. Henderson & Sons Funeral Home, South Chapel, has charge of the arrangements.
First responders treated a man who was hit by a truck Monday while riding a bicycle across Riverbend Drive near Turner McCall Boulevard. Rome police reported the man had minor injuries. The driver of the truck was not at fault.
A grease fire at 1029 N. Broad St. slowed traffic for some 45 minutes Monday night. Rome Fire Department Battalion Chief Greg Abbott said no one was injured in the 8 p.m. blaze. Firefighters stayed on the scene for almost an hour to ensure no fire was inside the walls.
Authorities say they linked drugs to two men after one of them fled officers and flushed a marijuana cigarette down the toilet.
The Floyd County jail releases arrest reports twice a day, at 8 a.m. and 8 p.m.
A Rome woman already serving 20 years for shooting her husband has been indicted for his murder, Floyd County Superior Court records state.
Shorter University is reviewing security protocol after a group of files containing students’ personal information was removed from a campus building.
A Silver Creek Woman is being held without bond after she gave officers a fake name and carried drugs inside the Floyd County Jail, according to jail reports.
A Silver Creek man who was arrested on a parole violation now faces drug charges after he was found with marijuana while being booked into the Floyd County Jail.
A Rome man in the Floyd County Jail on probation violation charges allegedly damaged a cell door, according to jail reports.
Saturday, October 4 at 11:00 a.m. the Historical Society of Cave Spring will dedicate the Vann Cherokee Cabin and unveil signage sent by the National Park Service naming it as a site on the National Historic Trail of Tears.
It’s been 13 months since 3-year-old Addison Jayde Compton of Rome started an experimental chemotherapy to treat a cancerous, inoperable tumor on her brain.
A cyclist was treated for minor injuries after a wreck between him and a vehicle on Riverbend Drive around 10:15 a.m. this morning, according to Rome Police Department Capt. Terry Autry.
Outgoing Assistant County Manager Noah Simon has no plans to hang a picture of Floyd County or keep a bauble from his old job at his new digs in Lexington, Virginia.
Local law enforcement, state legislators and leaders from the Department of Public Safety are set to gather next week to honor a Northwest Georgia native who gave his life in the line of duty.
Floyd County, Georgia – Floyd County Public Works will begin running regular leaf pick up routes with the vacuum trucks in curb and gutter subdivisions on Wedensday, Oct. 1. Leaves can be placed on the street right-of-way for pick up.
There's a 60 percent chance of rain today with early morning showers likely then the chance tapering off after 11 a.m., according to the National Weather Service. Today's high will be near 78 with a low near 60.
The Floyd County Jail releases arrest reports twice a day - 8 a.m. and 8 p.m.
As economist Muhammad Yunus stood on the stage of the City Auditorium, he urged the next generation of workers to rethink how they look for employment.
Adairsville police have released video footage from a patrol car dashboard camera of a shootout at a Hardee's from last week.