Rome Middle Hero Presented with Citizenship Award

Rome Middle School student Keviyon Lamons, Bridget Daniels (mother), Deariel Thompson (sister) and RCS school administrators were invited to attend the monthly City Commission meeting where he was presented with the Citizenship Award after stopping one of his classmates from being the victim of a bullying incident.

Armuchee Grad Becomes Ensign Daitz at Naval Academy Graduation

Kylee Daitz graduated with the Naval Academy Class of 2018. Ensign Daitz is a 2014 graduate of Armuchee High School and, during the Annapolis...

Miniyar’s International Food Court

A simple way to describe the new Miniyar's  International Food Court, now open at 114 Broad Street, would be "Family, Friends, and Fun".  A...

Clint Decker takes the reins of Armuchee High boys basketball

For the past six years, Clint Decker has worked with head coaches at Armuchee High totaling over 78 years of basketball coaching experience. Now it is time for Decker to step into the spotlight as he has been announced as the new boys head basketball coach at Armuchee High School.

Hazelwood named Floyd E-911 Communications Officer of the Year

It was announced Monday morning that the winner of Floyd County E-911's Communications Officer of the Year for 2016 is Christy Hazelwood. Hazelwood was presented the annual award by County Commissioner Scotty Hancock.

Coosa Valley Credit Union makes $1,000 Toys for Tots donation

Media Release Coosa Valley Credit Union has made a $1,000 donation in the name of the company groups it serves to the Toys for Tots foundation to...

Veteran Floyd Police officer set to retire after long career

The Floyd County Police Department celebrated the career of a veteran investigator Wednesday who has been a standard for juvenile crime investigation and a...

Floyd Medical Center Auxiliary makes record $210 thousand donation

Press Release The Floyd Medical Center Auxiliary celebrated 44 years of service at its annual meeting, held at St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Rome. As part...

Area cancer survivors win Georgia Golden Olympics awards

From Rome-Floyd Parks and Recreation: Each Thursday after Carol Waddell received radiation – a treatment she underwent daily for months – she’d celebrate her healing process in...

After football, Smith sees new business as a chance to give back

The end of summer brings about bitter-sweet memories for Gordon County native Kacee Smith.  He once was on the path to a promising career...