Community leaders in Rome have been concerned about the housing inventory in Rome for many months. Read more
Floyd County School Board approved the $2.6 million purchase of 30 new buses for the school system, replacing buses over 15 years old. Read more
Major League Baseball icon Hank Aaron died Friday morning, WSB-TV 2 in Atlanta is reporting, citing his daughter. Read more
The Cedartown and Polk School District communities are mourning the loss of two young girls who were killed in a fatal wreck Thursday after… Read more
History was made this week when the Rome-Floyd County Development Authority and Development Authority of Floyd County held a joint planning… Read more
The future of the automotive industry is changing so rapidly that it’s hard to predict precisely how people are going to get from here to t… Read more
Our community is rich in Native American culture, yet it is a culture that most of us know very little about. Thursday night, Romans had a … Read more
As a small businessman (I’m 5-foot-9), I’m always on the lookout for ways to improve productivity and office morale. Read more
Humans, I’ve learned a little something about you in the last week or so. I keep saying that the pandemic uncovers things that are under th… Read more
How do we arrive at what we believe to be the correct code of ethics by which to lead our lives? What do you consider trustworthy informati… Read more
After rereading the Pulitzer Prize winning “Profiles in Courage” — a 1956 volume of short biographies describing acts of bravery and integr… Read more
Police & Fire
Two women face multiple felony charges after Cave Spring Police stopped a vehicle without a proper license plate Thursday afternoon just af… Read more
Police arrested three individuals and confiscated more than an ounce of meth and three firearms during the execution of a search warrant Th… Read more
ATLANTA (AP) — His name is all over the baseball record book and, indeed, Hank Aaron could do it all. Read more
Chargers basketball is back and ready to take the court. After waiting nearly three months to tip off their regular season, the time arrive… Read more
MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) — The state of Alabama lowered flags to half-staff to honor Mobile native and baseball great Hank Aaron, who died Fri… Read more
When I heard the news Friday that Hank Aaron had passed away, it was news I knew would eventually come, but we’re never ready to lose icons… Read more
Abundant sunshine. Highs in the mid 50s and lows in the upper 30s.
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Sunny. High 56F. Winds NNE at 5 to 10 mph.
Some clouds. Low 38F. Winds light and variable.
A mix of clouds and sun early, then becoming cloudy later in the day. Slight chance of a rain shower. High near 55F. Winds SE at 5 to 10 mph.
WASHINGTON (AP) — The heads of three federally funded international broadcasters were abruptly fired late Friday as the Biden administratio… Read more
WASHINGTON (AP) — It's a proven political strategy: Underpromise and overdeliver. Read more
WASHINGTON (AP) — It's a club Donald Trump was never really interested in joining and certainly not so soon: the cadre of former commanders… Read more
WASHINGTON (AP) — It's taken only days for Democrats gauging how far President Joe Biden's bold immigration proposal can go in Congress to … Read more
KITZBÜHEL, Austria (AP) — The second men’s World Cup downhill on the Streif course was pushed back a day after rain and snowfall canceled t… Read more
ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Tyrrell Hatton's overnight lead was reduced to one shot by Rafa Cabrera Bello on Saturday morning as… Read more
'Borat Subsequent Moviefilm' star Maria Bakalova admits her character Tutar was meant to become more of a feminist. Read more
'Witches' star Anne Hathaway appreciates her husband Adam Schulman in a “new way” now after isolating during the pandemic. Read more