More than 800 elementary school students from across Northwest Georgia converged on Georgia Highlands College on Saturday for the annual 4-H District Project Achievement competition.
A new weather station recently installed on the campus of Shorter University is giving students the opportunity to track meteorological data.
Sparks were flying as high school students combined moments of focused concentration with quick movements between stations to complete their projects.
Floyd County Board of Education members moved a step closer to filling an empty seat on the board after spending two hours interviewing their three finalists Friday.
Four Georgia Northwestern Technical College (GNTC) students have been selected as the college’s semi-finalists for the Georgia Occupational Award of Leadership (GOAL), according to Dione Waddington, coordinator for the college’s GOAL program.
A new weather station recently installed on the campus of Shorter University is giving students the opportunity to track meteorological data unique to the area. The solar-powered station was set up by Assistant Professor of Physical Science Dr. Michael Crosby with the assistance of students in his meteorology class during the course’s first lab of the semester.
Instructors at Georgia Northwestern Technical College (GNTC) have nominated 9 of their peer instructors for the Rick Perkins Award of Excellence in Technical Instruction competition.
The Floyd County Board of Education has received applications from six people who hope to be appointed to fill a vacancy on the board.
The Floyd County Board of Education has received six applicants hoping to replace Brian Barcomb.
The State Board of Education has approved revisions to the Common Core Georgia Performance Standards (CCGPS) in English language arts and math. Those standards were posted for a 60-day public comment period on November 12, 2014.
Pepperell High’s Academic Decathlon team was crowned the champion in the Floyd County Schools Academic Decathlon competition at the Board of Education central office Wednesday.
A new school that is just a few months shy of being ready to fill, plans for another school’s new cafeteria and kitchen and an increase in ELOST 4 revenue all made an impression at the Rome Board of Education meeting Tuesday.
The Floyd County Board of Education has earned the achievement and status of the Georgia School Boards Association’s 2014 Distinguished School Board recognition. The recognition is currently the highest level of recognition for local boards sanctioned by GSBA.
The deadline for applications to fill the vacant District 3, Coosa Area seat on the Floyd County Board of Education is Jan. 15.
For the second year in a row, the Floyd County Board of Education approved a school calendar with no furlough days.
Rome City and Floyd County Schools will be open on normal schedule for Thursday.
Coming in Wednesday’s Young Romans, students at Berry College Elementary and Middle School get in the mood for winter break by creating winter-themed artwork in class.
Brandy Singleton’s current career path in photography began at home when she was young.
The Floyd County Schools College and Career Academy robotics team participated in their first competition of the year at North Forsyth High School this week. From a field of 41 robotics teams, the two College and Career Academy teams finished in 3rd and 5th place to automatically qualify for the state tournament.
Adairsville police have released video footage from a patrol car dashboard camera of a shootout at a Hardee's from last week.