CARTERSVILLE – Black ice is possible Friday morning in the highest elevations of Northwest Georgia.
A Rome man accused of breaking into a Lee Avenue home earlier this month remained in jail Thursday under $7,900 in bond, Floyd County Jail reports state.
The Northwest Georgia Housing Authority is taking slow but steady steps to transform itself from a caretaker of aging public housing to a developer of quality, affordable housing for residents of Rome and Rockmart.
An ambulance took a motorcyclist to the hospital Thursday morning with serious but non-life threatening injuries after a two-vehicle wreck on Hicks Drive, Rome police said.
Coosa River Basin Initiative members celebrated accomplishments in 2014 and discussed priorities for 2015 during their annual meeting.
It's going to warm up today with a high near 59 but we may see some rain. There is a 30 percent chance of showers, mainly between 10 a.m. and 1 p.m., 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-Floyd Tennis Center on West Third Street will be refurbished to match the look of the planned Tennis Center of Georgia.
A 16-year-old was charged with murder Wednesday in the death of a Rome man gunned down in South Rome earlier this week, according to Rome police officials.
I’m a little nervous. On Thursday night, a friend of mine has this fancy-schmancy banquet to attend at The Forum and I’m supposed to babysit her two little girls.
Clay Bennett, Chattanooga Times Free Press
Authorities have identified a 24-year-old man whose body was found Wednesday near the base of the South Broad Street Bridge.
East Central Elementary School’s principal, Parke Wilkinson, will be leading Anna K. Davie Elementary at the start of the 2015-2016 school year.
Work on the expansion of the car line at Pepperell Primary (map) continues. The car line is expected to be finished within two to three weeks, according to Sam Sprewell, chief of operations at Floyd County Schools. “Paving started Wednesday, and we still have sod and striping to do,” he said. The car line will wrap around a parking area for the adjacent softball field. “This expansion should handle the problems we’ve had for years with the overflow of the car line,” Sprewell said. “We’ve had to use the church parking lot across the street, and this new line will be safer and work far more smoothly.” The project cost is $120,000 and the money is coming out of the education local option sales tax fund.
News Publishing Co., the owner of the Rome News-Tribune, will be sold to Times-Journal Inc. after the Wednesday, Jan. 28, 2015, approval of the deal by a U.S. Bankruptcy Court judge.
A Rome woman accused of putting a Rome police officer in a chokehold was released from the Floyd County Jail on $11,200 bail Wednesday, according to jail records.
Rome police arrested Niazua "Nigel" Brown, 16, near a Cartersville motel today and charged him with murder in the Tuesday shooting death of Cornelius Driver in South Rome.
Floyd County commissioners set a deadline for a new recreation agreement when they approved their $45.6 million budget Tuesday, stating that funds for the Rome-Floyd Parks & Recreation Authority will stop on April 1 if no agreement is reached.
The Cave Spring City Council is expected to meet at 4 p.m. Feb. 4 with five applicants hoping to fill a vacancy on the council.
Organizers seeking to preserve a historic black school in Floyd County that dates back to 1924 are asking for community help Saturday at the site.
Adairsville police have released video footage from a patrol car dashboard camera of a shootout at a Hardee's from last week.