County Commission agrees to consider property tax hike

The Floyd County Commissioners voted 3-2 to advertise a .83 rise in millage rate, which would result in a property tax increase. The next step...

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)...

Burkhalter: “We’ve got officers on food stamps that can’t pay their bills”

Floyd County Sheriff Tim Burkhalter sat down with All On Georgia - Floyd to discuss the ongoing scuffle over funding for better pay and...

Sheriff’s Office: Lack of pay increases cause of high employee turnover

The Floyd County Sheriff's Office released its 2014 Annual Report on Wednesday afternoon. One section of the report covered the sharp increase in employee turnover...

Tuck to challenge Graves in Republican primary

14th District Congressman Tom Graves (R-Ranger) will have a challenger for the 2016 Republican primary next summer. Floyd County resident Mickey Tuck has announced his...

Burkhalter requests independent counsel

Press Release In January 2015, Floyd County Sheriff Tim Burkhalter requested a budget hearing with the Floyd County Board of Commissioners for the purpose of...