Floyd County Newswire (Page 4)

Floyd County Newswire (Page 4)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Floyd County, GA. (Page 4)

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  1. The EU-US Privacy Shield is up, but its future is in doubtRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 12 | Engadget

    After much argument and discussion, the European Commission today adopted the Privacy Shield, an EU-US agreement that's supposed to protect the rights of Europeans whose personal data is transferred to the US. It's necessary because laws in the US aren't on par with Europe when it comes to data protection.

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  2. Last day for early voting in General Primary is tomorrowRead the original story w/Photo

    May 19, 2016 | Calhoun Times

    The last day to cast a ballot early for the General Primary & Nonpartisan Election is this Friday, May 20, and the Gordon County Board of Elections wants to remind voters this will be the last time to vote before the actual primary, which will be held next Tuesday, May 24. "The Gordon County Board of Elections and Registration Office would like to ... (more)

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  3. Historic preservationist to present at museum's Lunch and Learn seriesRead the original story

    Monday Jul 11 | Daily Tribune News

    Cartersville resident and historic preservationist Ron Goss Jr. will soon be able to share his passion for Georgia's historic downtown buildings, especially the First National Bank building located at 34 W. Main St. He will talk about the early history of the building, speak on the reasons for its appearance change from a bank to office space in the 1960s, and tell about the current project to help return the place to its original grandeur. Goss began his path of historic rehabilitation when he restored 103 W. Main St., in Cartersville, to become his office in the mid-1990s.

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  4. Eva Erlene Howard ChandlerRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 11 | Times Georgian

    Eva Erlene Howard Chandler, age 86, of Douglasville, passed away on Sunday, July 10, 2016. She was born on September 13, 1929, in Shannon, Georgia, the daughter of the late Harry Cecil Howard and the late Imogene Thompson.

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  5. Alexander subdivision may attract unique resident setRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 10 | Rome News

    Rome real estate developer Howard Alexander has been given the green light for the final plat of his Preserve at Cheney subdivision off Cheney Street in Old East Rome.

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  6. My Web Pal - Your Friend on the InternetRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 10 | The Camden Chronicle

    The Cherokee County Commission meets at 10 a.m. in the Cherokee County Administration Building. The work session begins at 9 a.m. The Farmers Market will be held in Centre City Park from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. All vendors are invited to participate.

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  7. Yellow Door Antiques, Sassy Salvage are salvaging fire-ravaged buildingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 6, 2016 | Rome News

    Angela Guilford looks at a piece of art with Sassy Salvage partner Lisa Tate. Sassy Salvage, 311 North Fifth Ave. is planning to relocate its primary showroom to 311 North Fifth Ave. after the fire damage building is reconstructed.

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  8. Rue 21 moving to plus-size locationRead the original story w/Photo

    May 30, 2016 | Rome News

    Rue 21, a popular fashion store in Mount Berry mall, will be moving across the main hall of the mall soon.

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  9. Holiday CalendarRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 30 | Rome News

    The First Friday Concert at Bridgepoint Plaza , featuring the Georgia Blues Brothers, is from 7 to 10 p.m. Admission is free.

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  10. Last day for early voting in General Primary is tomorrowRead the original story w/Photo

    May 19, 2016 | Calhoun Times

    The last day to cast a ballot early for the General Primary & Nonpartisan Election is this Friday, May 20, and the Gordon County Board of Elections wants to remind voters this will be the last time to vote before the actual primary, which will be held next Tuesday, May 24. "The Gordon County Board of Elections and Registration Office would like to ... (more)

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  11. Brickbat: Judicial TemperamentRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 4 | Quebec Chronicle-Telegraph

    It began with murder defendant Denver Fenton Allen asking Floyd County, Georgia Superior Court Judge Bryant Durham Jr. to appoint him another public defender . But before the hearing was over, Allen had told the judge to go fuck himself, told him to suck his dick, threatened to kill the judge's family and bragged about having a "big old donkey dick."

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  12. Fireworks a challenge for vets with PTSDRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 4 | NWAonline

    Independence Day can be a challenging holiday for veterans with post-traumatic stress disorder because of the loud fireworks, a mental health expert says. It's an ironic situation, since citizens wouldn't be celebrating the freedom that's so much a part of the Fourth of July holiday without the contributions made by veterans, said Jamie Lee Jacobs of the Counseling Cottage in Rome, Ga., who has worked with veterans and their families since 2001.

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  13. Eddy Black prevails in playoff at Worcester County AmateurRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 3 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    Eddy Black overcame a two-shot penalty to win the Worcester County Amateur at Wachusett Country Club in a playoff on Sunday. “For wins, this is probably my best one,” said the 20-year-old Shrewsbury resident and member of Tatnuck CC and Pleasant Valley CC.

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  14. Fourth of July fireworks can be challenge for some veteransRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 3 | WSB-TV

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    Sunday Jul 3 | Rome News

    "Corn is suffering greatly at this point because most corn is in the stage when it needs the most rain," said Richard Lindsay, a Centre, Alabama-based farmer who has considerable acreage in extreme western Floyd County.

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  16. For some veterans, July 4 fireworks can be challengeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 24 | The Wichita Eagle

    Trzicky, a combat veteran, served in the Gulf War and was in the U.S. Navy from 1990 to 1997. She was traveling with a group between Haifa, Israel, and Tel Aviv when a roadside bomb went off and killed a young girl that they couldn't save.

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  17. Roman with new metal detector finds 1950 class ringRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 2 | Decatur Tribune

    ... said the central office simply doesn't have yearbooks that go back that far, nor does the school. Floyd County Tax Commissioner Kevin Payne said Callaway contacted him to check tax records for the homes at both 7 and 9 Tyler St. Someone who was a ...

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  18. Shane Turpin Earns Pirelli Bounty For Breaking Track Record At UMC's East CourseRead the original story

    Saturday Jul 2 | Roadracing World

    ROME, Ga. - Today, Pirelli announced that history was made once again during the third round of the Vortex Masters of Mountains racing series on the East Course at the Utah Motorsports Campus on June 18-19.

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  19. Rome's Colosseum sparkles after magnate-funded restorationRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 1 | Brunswick News

    The Colosseum has emerged more imposing than ever after its most extensive restoration, a multimillion-euro cleaning to remove a dreary, undignified patina of soot and grime from the ancient arena, which has been assailed for decades by pollution in traffic-clogged Rome. Footing the bill is shoe-and-luxury goods maker Tod's.

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  20. 'Flag Lady's' mission to promote patriotism still flyingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 1 | Washington County News

    It's been a little over a year since Dawn Veit of Chipley was dubbed "The Flag Lady" because of "Flags of Freedom's Nation," her grass-roots mission to restore patriotism. One by one, Washington County businesses, schools, and organizations joined Veit by both figuratively and literally standing behind the American flag and submitting photos for the project.

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