Floyd District Attorney, Coroner flip to Republican Party

Floyd County District Attorney Leigh Patterson, and Coroner Barry Henderson switched their allegiance from the Democratic Party to the Republican Party Saturday morning. The flips...

Congressman Graves Gathers with GA-14 Service Academy Appointees

Congressman Tom Graves recently hosted a send-off dinner in Calhoun to honor the students from the 14th Congressional District who were appointed to attend...

Rep. Lumsden Named 2019 Legislator of the Year by Georgia State Firefighters Association and...

State Representative Eddie Lumsden (R-Armuchee) was recently named as the 2019 Legislator of the Year by the Georgia State Firefighters Association (GSFA) and the Georgia Association of Fire Chiefs for his legislative efforts to protect private, nonprofit fire departments that provide services across the state.

Costolnick to run for Floyd County Clerk of Superior Court

Costolnick to run for Floyd County Clerk of Superior Court

City of Rome Lands Neighborhood Planning Grant from HUD

The grant is to address challenges of distressed housing, inadequate schools, poor health, high crime, and historic disinvestment.

Gene Proctor Sworn In As New Coroner

After serving the past 10 years as deputy coroner, Rome-Floyd County Fire Department Battalion Chief Gene Proctor was sworn in as Floyd County’s new coroner....

J.J. Walker Seifert to Seek Rome City School Board Seat

In a press release from J.J. Walker Seifert:   Local attorney and mom of middle schoolers, J.J. Walker Seifert, formally announces her intent to run for one...

Tea Party to host candidate town hall for county commission, BOE

The Rome TEA Party will host a Candidate Town Hall featuring four County Commission and four County Board of Education candidates on Thursday, April 28th, 6:00-8:00 PM at Shalom Rome 710 East First Street.

Floyd County Sheriff’s Office pilots automated phone system

Press Release The Floyd County Sheriff’s Office will pilot a new automated phone system designed to better serve county constituents. The Automated Information Services (AIS)...

Floyd County to receive federal resources to combat drug trafficking

Floyd County to receive federal resources to combat drug trafficking