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Floyd County Jail reports Jan. 21, 8 p.m.

Floyd County Jail reports Jan. 21, 8 p.m.

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The Floyd County Jail releases arrest reports twice a day - 8 a.m. and 8 p.m.

COLUMN: The difference between hearing and listening

COLUMN: The difference between hearing and listening

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A recent Associated Press article posed this question: What if your doctor’s gender could influence your chance of surviving a visit to the hospital?

GUEST COLUMN: Celebrating an undeserved gift

GUEST COLUMN: Celebrating an undeserved gift

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The word is lagniappe. Discovering this word was like finding a rare ruby in a field or getting a gift at Christmas you did not want but learn…

GUEST COLUMN: Now is the time to give

GUEST COLUMN: Now is the time to give

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We have just ended what we call the season of giving, Christmas.

BASKETBALL: Darlington fights for win over Christian Heritage

BASKETBALL: Darlington fights for win over Christian Heritage

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Three players reached double digits for Darlington on Saturday as the Tigers traveled to Christian Heritage and pulled out a 49-47 win against…

WRESTLING: Local teams get one final tune-up before area tournaments at the Darlington Classic

WRESTLING: Local teams get one final tune-up before area tournaments at the Darlington Classic

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Darlington’s traditional wrestling tournament has always been held with the intention of being a springboard for the postseason and teams took…

GHC BASKETBALL: Lady Chargers get by East Georgia State

GHC BASKETBALL: Lady Chargers get by East Georgia State

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Sydney Garnigan made two big shots down the stretch and Taylor Farley sank a 3-pointer in overtime Saturday as the Georgia Highlands women sur…

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Victim in critical condition after shooting in latest violent crime under investigation

Victim in critical condition after shooting in latest violent crime under investigation

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Rome police were looking for a man Friday night they believe was involved in a late Thursday night shooting in West Rome that left a victim in…

Floyd County Jail reports Jan. 21, 8 a.m.

Floyd County Jail reports Jan. 21, 8 a.m.

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The Floyd County Jail releases arrest reports twice a day - 8 a.m. and 8 p.m.

Cedartown man accused of punching woman, threatening to kill her

Cedartown man accused of punching woman, threatening to kill her

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A Cedartown man remained in jail Friday night without bond after being accused of assaulting a woman and threatening to kill her.

Police: Man attacked 2 women, stole their cellphones

Police: Man attacked 2 women, stole their cellphones

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A Rome teenager has been accused of attacking two women and stealing items from them during a December incident.

Floyd County Jail reports, Jan. 20, 8 p.m.

Floyd County Jail reports, Jan. 20, 8 p.m.

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The Floyd County Jail releases arrest reports twice a day - 8 a.m. and 8 p.m.

Police: Self-defense shooter gets unrelated misdemeanor charges

Police: Self-defense shooter gets unrelated misdemeanor charges

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A man who police say shot another man in self-defense Wednesday morning was in jail on misdemeanors, but no other charges have been filed.

Mail theft reported on Chateau Drive

Mail theft reported on Chateau Drive

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Rome police are investigating the theft of a rental payment that was dropped in a mail box at the Eastland Court Apartments in Rome.

Floyd County Jail reports Jan. 20, 8 a.m.

Floyd County Jail reports Jan. 20, 8 a.m.

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The Floyd County Jail releases arrest reports twice a day - 8 a.m. and 8 p.m.

Adairsville man charged with terroristic threats and acts

Adairsville man charged with terroristic threats and acts

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An Adairsville man was released from jail on a $5,700 bond Thursday, charged with felony terroristic threats and acts, reports stated.

Report: Rome man accused of running from police, having meth at the jail

Report: Rome man accused of running from police, having meth at the jail

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A Rome man remained in jail Thursday without bond after being accused of having methamphetamine. According to Floyd County Jail reports: Justi…

Floyd County Jail inmate charged with having meth

Floyd County Jail inmate charged with having meth

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An inmate at the Floyd County Jail received several additional charges of methamphetamine possession.

Silver Creek woman accused of having meth, backing into skating rink

Silver Creek woman accused of having meth, backing into skating rink

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A Silver Creek woman remained in jail Thursday pending a $5,700 bond after being accused of having methamphetamine and marijuana.

Floyd County Jail reports Jan. 19, 8 p.m.

Floyd County Jail reports Jan. 19, 8 p.m.

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The Floyd County Jail releases arrest reports twice a day - 8 a.m. and 8 p.m.

2 men accused of snatching money from taxi drivers

2 men accused of snatching money from taxi drivers

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Two Rome men remained in jail Wednesday night without bond after being accused of snatching money from taxi drivers in three separate incidents.

Police: 2nd armed robber in jail, Smith also charged with additional robbery

Police: 2nd armed robber in jail, Smith also charged with additional robbery

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One more man accused of being part of a trio who entered John’s Grocery and held up the cashier at gunpoint, making off with $200, was taken i…

Police: Knife-wielding man shot in head, faces assault charge

Police: Knife-wielding man shot in head, faces assault charge

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Police are gathering further information on a shooting at a North Rome address that left the shooting victim in the hospital awaiting felony a…

Floyd County Jail reports Jan. 19, 8 a.m.

Floyd County Jail reports Jan. 19, 8 a.m.

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The Floyd County Jail releases arrest reports twice a day - 8 a.m. and 8 p.m.

Man accused of shooting victim in leg

Man accused of shooting victim in leg

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A Rome man remained in jail Wednesday night without bond after being accused of shooting another man in the leg.

Taxi driver reports robbery

Taxi driver reports robbery

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Rome police are investigating a report of “robbery by sudden snatching” that happened early Tuesday on Nixon Avenue at Grover Street.

Moneke's career night leads UC Davis to road win at Hawaii

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HONOLULU (AP) — Chima Moneke had a career-high 26 points and 13 rebounds Saturday night and …

Top-seeded Andy Murray is out of the Australian Open, losing to 50th-ranked Mischa Zverev in the 4th round

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MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — Top-seeded Andy Murray is out of the Australian Open, losing to …

Ortiz chokes out Sonnen in 1st round to wrap up MMA career

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INGLEWOOD, Calif. (AP) — Tito Ortiz strode away from the cage and up a ramp toward a giant g…

Eberle scores twice, Oilers sweep Flames for first time

Eberle scores twice, Oilers sweep Flames for first time

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CALGARY, Alberta (AP) — Jordan Eberle had two goals and two assists, Laurent Brossoit stoppe…

Schlemko's OT goal leads Sharks past Avalanche 3-2

Schlemko's OT goal leads Sharks past Avalanche 3-2

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SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — David Schlemko scored his second goal of the season with 3:42 remain…

Richie Porte wins Tour Down Under

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ADELAIDE, Australia (AP) — Australia's Richie Porte won the Tour Down Under cycle race for t…

U.S. Marshals arrest three after lengthy investigation

U.S. Marshals arrest three after lengthy investigation

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According to Cherokee County Sheriff Jeff Shaver, Sheriffâ's Office investigators, Alcohol, Tobacco and Firearms Agents, and Deputy U.S. Marsh…

LaFayette man charged with murdering girlfriend arrested for drugs last year

LaFayette man charged with murdering girlfriend arrested for drugs last year

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A LaFayette man accused of killing his live-in girlfriend has a criminal arrest record for drugs, officials said.

Deputy recovers stolen vehicle

Deputy recovers stolen vehicle

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The Cherokee County Sheriff's Office has recovered a 1996 Dodge Ram Truck reported stolen from Dawson County, Ga.