Trion High School student has tested positive for tuberculosis

A Trion High School student has tested positive for tuberculosis, according to Trion City Schools Superintendent Phil Williams. The school system is releasing two letters...

Local STD rates mirror national problem with high-risk 15-24 age group

Public health officials urge prevention and getting tested Nearly 20 million new sexually transmitted diseases (STDs) occur in the United States every year costing the...

School Safety: From a Military Perspective

The Chattooga County Board of Education held a called meeting Friday morning at 10 a.m. to discuss School Safety. Superintendent of Schools, Jimmy Lenderman addressed the board, school administrators, concerned citizens and...

Sheriff Schrader Releases Details on Shooting

Further investigation into yesterday’s shooting incident reveals the following: Law Enforcement was at a residence in Summerville interviewing individuals regarding a snatch and grab robbery...

Keeping an Eye Out for Summerville

The Summerville Police Department now has body cameras deployed on all patrol officers. Acting Police Chief, Harold Tucker, confirmed at the City Council Meeting,...

Police believe Summerville robbery suspects may have ties to Rome

A video, along with photos, was released by the Summerville Police Department of a January 15 violent armed robbery on Hawkins Drive, and Rome Police believe the individuals may have ties to Floyd County. "We believe these suspects have ties to Rome and may possibly live here and are responsible for robberies and assaults here. someone here may recognize them," the RPD said in a statement Thursday.

Summerville man arrested after injuring woman in Rome accident

32-year-old Mark Allen Smith of 2409 Lick Skillet Road in Summerville has been charged with felony serious injury by vehicle, along with counts of driving under...