11 hrs ago
Fosters Mill Store celebrates rebirth with community
A window of sunshine and no rain allowed the celebration of a Floyd County landmark to go on as planned.
15 hrs ago
Family keeps bluegrass festival going in Armuchee
The sounds of banjos, guitars and accompanying voices will once again stake their claim in Floyd County this week.
17 hrs ago
Lindale woman faces drug charges
One of the Floyd County Sheriff's Office's most wanted was arrested Saturday night by Georgia State Patrol after she was stopped during a road block, according to Floyd County Jail Reports.
Sun May 19, 2013
Plans in works to address sewage spills into rivers
A good deluge of rain can lead to more than just the possibility of minor flooding along the rivers of Rome and Floyd County.
About 2 and a half inches of rain reported today; flood watch, warning in effect
Update: Nearly 2.5 inches of rain has fallen on Floyd County today, according to the National Weather Service, and more is expected tonight.
Flash flood warning still in effect after storms pass through
The stronger storms have moved through the area, leaving wet roads and swollen creeks in their wake.
HERD Sale and Reproductive Management Workshop
Everyone has a comfort zone or two. I think I have two. I love to talk sports and coach and I also really enjoy the animal science or animal husbandry side of my job.
Rome man charged with felony burglary for January break in
A Rome man was arrested Saturday and charged with felony burglary, according to Floyd County Jail reports.
Inmate breaks fire alarm at Floyd County Jail
An inmate in the Floyd County Jail allegedly broke a fire alarm off the wall inside the facility, according to jail reports.
Fri May 17, 2013
Report: Woman left 7 year-old child home alone
A Rome woman is facing charges of felony cruelty to children after she left a 7-year-old home alone Thursday, according to Floyd County Jail reports.
Police: Man stole hydrocodone from pharmacy where he worked
Police say a Rome man stole 2,500 hydrocodone tablets from a pharmacy where he worked, according to a Floyd County Jail report.
Walker County Messenger
Column by Norman Edwards: H.E.R.D. heifer sale - " May 29
The 13th annual Calhoun H.E.R.D. program sale is scheduled for May 29 at 12:30 p.m. at the Northwest Georgia Research and Education Center livestock pavilion in Calhoun.
Thu May 16, 2013
Racers ready to invade Rome
A pair of events is set to unleash competitors on the roadways of Rome and Floyd County during the next few weekends.
Coomer: U.S. 411 a - national flashpoint'
Georgia Power community representative Tequila Smith talks with Sen. Chuck Hufstetler, Rep.
Sure, If you have a death wish. There is no way...
In this March 2013 FILE photo, Al Rowland and Dr. Wade Sellers set off to work on their bicycles from home.
Pair charged with possession of meth
A Rome man and woman were arrested late Wednesday night and face drug charges, according to Floyd County Jail reports.
Since all you hear around here is a bunch of ta...
A crew member for the film "Need for Speed" drives a Ford Mustang down Cave Spring Road, May 16, 2013.
Floyd County's unemployment initial claims up slightly over the month, down since last year
Floyd County's unemployment insurance initial claims were up a fraction in April when compared with March but dropped when compared with April 2012, according to Georgia Department of Labor reports.
Wed May 15, 2013
Fire reported on Parkwood Circle
Rome-Floyd County fire and emergency responders are on the scene of a house fire reported on Parkwood Circle about 6:40 p.m. The road is blocked to traffic and Georgia Power Co.
3 men accused of growing pot in tree house in Silver Creek
Authorities arrested three men Tuesday on accusations they were growing marijuana in a tree house, reports state.