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Joel Hudson Bowen, age 80, passed away Friday afternoon, June 14, 2013. Formerly of LaGrange and recently of Franklin, GA, Mr. Bowen was currently residing at Winthrop Health and Rehab Center in Rome, GA.
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Tyler Perry is donating $50,000 to help a good Samaritan left paralyzed from the waist down after risking his life to save a young girl swept away by a creek.
10 hrs ago | Rome News
The long-term goal of implementing a redevelopment plan for other sections of the City of Rome could be closer to reality.
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Rome police arrested on Sunday a Temple, Ga. woman on accusations she stole medical supplies and an ID card from Floyd Medical Center, reports state.
15 hrs ago | Rome News
Jeff Williams and Mike Barone love what they do: picking up trash. "Pouring rain.
16 hrs ago | Rome News
Another spring and another black bear sighting provided some excitement for a local neighborhood.
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Rome police are investigating a shooting incident that occurred early Sunday morning on the 1300 block of Crane Street that sent one man to the hospital with a gunshot wound to his leg, according to a Rome Police Department report.
Robinson said his stepson, Michael Patterson, 43, saw his life forever changed on June 8 when he leapt into the swift-moving Euharlee Creek along the Silver Comet Trail in Rockmart, Ga., to save Javea Jones, a 4-year-old girl whom he had never met.
Ricardo Perez of Rome GA was found in nine feet of water just before 9:00 p.m. Authorities say Perez and his friends attempted to swim across Little River when he slipped under the water.
The renovation of the former city of Rome water works building on Jackson Hill into an open-air pavilion for gatherings is a project on the table for the upcoming SPLOST.
Animal shelter plan would include a dog park; new $5.97 million facility proposed for funding through a 1-cent sales tax Animal Control Director Jason Broome tells the SPLOST committee about the proposal for a new animal control facility, while Assistant County Manager Noah Simon listens.
When it comes to summer vacations , families rarely agree on where to go and what to do, but there is one place in Georgia that has something for everyone.
Rob Byars cleans a wall during a drywall project in Armuchee. The 38-year-old father of four has faced some tough times in the past, not the least of which was a battle with substance abuse.
Carolyn Ann Benefield Flowers, 65 of Lithia Springs, passed away, June 14. She was born Jan. 18, 1948 in Rome, GA., to the late Robert Lee Benefield and Eula Virginia Fowler Benefield.