Floyd County Newswire (Page 2)

Floyd County Newswire (Page 2)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Floyd County, GA. (Page 2)

Results 21 - 40 of 7,047 in Floyd County, GA

  1. SCOTUS Finds 1987 Murder Trial Racially BiasedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Afro American Newspaper

    In 1986, Timothy Foster was tried and convicted for the murder of an elderly White woman, Queen Madge White, 79, in Rome, Georgia. The prosecutor decided to dismiss all potential Black jurors.

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  2. Atlanta Braves legend Ryan Klesko will make an appearance on June 24 Rome Braves gameRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Catoosa County News

    Atlanta Braves legend Ryan Klesko will make an appearance at State Mutual Stadium on Friday June 24th as part of Retro Night with the Rome Braves.

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  3. Georgia Northwestern Awards Scholarships To Graduates Of 30 Northwest Georgia High SchoolsRead the original story

    Wednesday | Chattanoogan.com

    ... Coahulla Creek HS; Brooke Hall, Coosa HS; Jacob Pickett, Dade County HS; Luis Ferrer, Dalton HS; Hunter Spezio, Floyd County College and Career Academy; Jonathan Nesbitt, Gordon Central HS; Brandon Mutter, Gordon County College and Career Academy; ...

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  4. Parks and Rec Department announces new logo, contest winnerRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Walker County Messenger

    On Wednesday, Floyd County Manager Jamie McCord and Rome-Floyd Parks and Recreation Director Kevin Cowling visited Model High School to recognize senior Josh Walls as the county-wide logo contest winner for the Parks and Recreation Department.

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  5. Create a hardcopy of this pageRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Rome News

    Twelve local educators from Iota Chapter of Delta Kappa Gamma recently attended the Georgia Psi State Spring Leadership Conference in Warner Robins.

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  6. Most CommentedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Rome News

    Rome and Floyd County officials can take some solace - and credit - for a new law protecting local governments and school systems from being blind-sided by surprise tax bills involving business overpayments of sales taxes.

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  7. John Carl SmithRead the original story

    Wednesday | Calhoun Times

    A native of Floyd County, Mr. Smith was born May 29, 1948 son of the late Ada Byars Smith and Ed Smith.

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  8. David Quinton BennettRead the original story

    Wednesday | Rome News

    David Quinton Bennett, 43, of Lewisport, KY, formerly of Rome, passed away on Saturday, May 21, 2016, at his residence.

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  9. Ann Norman WhiteRead the original story

    Wednesday | Rome News

    Ann Norman White, age 90, of Cedartown, passed away on Thursday, May 19, 2016. She was born on October 24, 1925 in Colquitt County, Georgia.

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  10. Ethel WrightRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Douglas County Sentinel

    Mrs. Ethel Bessie Virginia Redding Wright, age 71, of Temple passed away Saturday, May 21, 2016. Mrs. Wright was born in Silver Creek, Georgia, on April 10, 1945.

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  11. Rep. Christian Coomer, R-CassvilleRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Rome News

    Floyd County's four state lawmakers were unopposed for re-election Tuesday, as were the four judges on the local nonpartisan ballot.

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  12. How Clarence Thomas Broke My HeartRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | The Washington Post

    As law professors go, I'm pretty sympathetic to Clarence Thomas's constitutional jurisprudence. It's not that I agree with him, which I almost never do.

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  13. Watters and Bagby win in County Commission race, Burkhalter keeps sheriff seatRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Rome News

    ... the district 2 race with 69.2 percent of the vote leading 3,460 to 1,535 votes. Previously posted: All 25 of Floyd County's voting precincts closed and 7 p.m. for today's primary election and we're expecting to see results come in within the hour. ...

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  14. Early votes in and Watters, Bagby pull ahead in County Commission race,Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Rome News

    ... Commission Post 2 race, Wright Bagby is ahead of Randy Baker 2,064 to 1,060. Previously posted: All 25 of Floyd County's voting precincts closed and 7 p.m. for today's primary election and we're expecting to see results come in within the hour. The ...

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  15. The Clarence Thomas dissent that broke my heartRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 24 | The Post-Standard

    Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas was the solo dissent in Foster v. Chatman on Monday, a decision that reversed the capital conviction of a black man from Georgia because the prosecution used its peremptory challenges to strike all the black members of the jury pool.

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  16. Romans delegates ready for political conventionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 22 | Rome News

    Rome's delegates to the Republican and Democratic national conventions expect both parties to unite behind the current front-runners without any unnecessary drama in Cleveland or Philadelphia.

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  17. Supreme Court Throws Out Death Sentence from All White JuryRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 24 | CBS Local

    ... to persist in jury selection. Foster was convicted of murder in 1987 in the death of an elderly white woman in Floyd County and has been on death row ever since. Queen Madge White - retired elementary school teacher - was found dead on the floor of ...

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  18. Dale Thurman takes Super Late Model victory at DixieRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 24 | WDUN-AM Gainesville

    Dale Thurman took the Super Late Model win Saturday night at Dixie Speedway in Woodstock, Ga., but it didn't come easy. The Cartersville, Georgia driver had had his hands full almost the entire distance either from Jason Croft or lapped traffic.

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  19. Glenda Oakes CollinsRead the original story

    Tuesday May 24 | Cherokee County Herald

    Mrs. Collins was born in Rome, Georgia on September 30, 1943, daughter of the late William Franklin Oakes, Sr. and the late Ruby Nell Brown Oakes. She was also preceded in death by a sister, Evelyn Elizabeth Shiflett, and by five brothers, William Franklin Oakes, Jr., Rev.

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  20. Romans delegates ready for political conventionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 22 | Rome News

    Rome's delegates to the Republican and Democratic national conventions expect both parties to unite behind the current front-runners without any unnecessary drama in Cleveland or Philadelphia.

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