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Felony Arrest Report: Monday, December 6, 2010

Felony Arrest Report: Monday, December 6, 2010

According to police and Floyd County Jail records, the following people were arrested recently by local authorities and charged with at least one felony crime:   Jeffery Michael Battles, 33, of 104 Grant Rd. in Armuchee, was arrested at 12:44 a.m. Sunday by the Floyd County Police Department and was charged with felony possession of [...]

DUI Report: Monday, December 6, 2010

DUI Report: Monday, December 6, 2010

According to police and Floyd County Jail records, the following people were arrested recently by local authorities and charged with driving under the influence of alcohol or drugs: Mackenzie Cory Bowers, 32, of 1505 Old Rockmart Rd. in Silver Creek, was arrested at 12:44 a.m. Sunday by the Floyd County Police Department and was charged [...]

Felony Arrest Report: Friday, December 3, 2010

Felony Arrest Report: Friday, December 3, 2010

According to police and Floyd County Jail records, the following people were arrested recently by local authorities and charged with at least one felony crime:   Anthony Shane Baxter, 34, of 31 Northside Dr. in Rome, was arrested at 9:25 a.m. Friday by the Parole Office and was charged with felony parole violation. Baxter remained [...]

Restaurant Inspections For November 29 – December 3

Restaurant Inspections For November 29 – December 3

This week Floyd County Health Inspectors visited 13 food serving locations. The following information lists code provisions found to be out of adherence during the inspections. These reports have now been added to our Archive Page which can be found by clicking this link Restaurant Report. Big Bears BBQ at 1517 Dean St. scored a [...]

DUI Report: Friday, December 3, 2010

DUI Report: Friday, December 3, 2010

According to police and Floyd County Jail records, the following people were arrested recently by local authorities and charged with driving under the influence of alcohol or drugs:   Jared Blake Ivey, 22, of 343 New Freeman Rd. in Rome, was arrested at 11:40 p.m. Thursday by the Floyd County Police Department and was charged [...]

Multiple Christmas Activities Scheduled For Floyd County Schools

Multiple Christmas Activities Scheduled For Floyd County Schools

Numerous Christmas activities will be held at schools in Floyd County next week, the following is a list of the various events taking place.   Monday, December 6:   Coosa High: (7:00 p.m.) – Booster Club Meeting – The meeting will take place in the school media center. Johnson Elementary: Secret Santa Shop Opens – [...]

Martha Berry Museum To Host Oak Hill In Lights December 4th & 11th

Martha Berry Museum To Host Oak Hill In Lights December 4th & 11th

Oak Hill and the Martha Berry Museum will be holding Oak Hill In Lights Saturday December 4th and 11th from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. on both days.   The grounds will be decorated for Christmas and events include storytelling, string instrumentalist performances, trolley rides, and children’s Christmas crafts.   The cost is $10 per [...]

Felony Arrest Report: Thursday, December 2, 2010

Felony Arrest Report: Thursday, December 2, 2010

According to police and Floyd County Jail records, the following people were arrested recently by local authorities and charged with at least one felony crime:   Ricky Eugene Brownlow, 50, of 74 Harold Dr. in Rome, was arrested at 10:00 a.m. Thursday by the Floyd County Sheriff’s Office and was charged with felony fugitive from [...]

DUI Report: Thursday, December 2, 2010

DUI Report: Thursday, December 2, 2010

According to police and Floyd County Jail records, the following people were arrested recently by local authorities and charged with driving under the influence of alcohol or drugs:   Stephen Anthony Ellis, 18, of 1657 Abrams Rd. in Silver Creek, was arrested at 1:55 a.m. Thursday by the Floyd County Police Department and was charged [...]

Earthworks Pottery To Hold 1st Annual Christmas Show December 4th and 5th

Earthworks Pottery To Hold 1st Annual Christmas Show December 4th and 5th

This weekend Earthworks Pottery will host their first annual Christmas Show and Open House Saturday December 4th from 10 a.m. – 5 p.m. and Sunday, December 5th from 12 noon – 5 p.m.  Handcrafted art by Lisa Brown, Janda Canalis, Vicki Hill, Jeri Jankowsky, Toby Layman, Sue Lee, Terry Moon and Kim Vasil will be [...]

Georgia Senators Isakson and Chambliss Sign Letter Concerning Extending Tax Cuts

Georgia Senators Isakson and Chambliss Sign Letter Concerning Extending Tax Cuts

U.S. Senators Johnny Isakson, R-Ga., and Saxby Chambliss, R-Ga., today joined all 40 of their Senate Republican colleagues in sending a letter to Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid, D-Nev., stating they will not vote to proceed on any legislation until the Senate has acted to fund the government and prevent the tax increases scheduled to [...]

Rome Christmas Parade To Be Held Thursday, December 2

Rome Christmas Parade To Be Held Thursday, December 2

The Rome Christmas Parade will be held on Thursday, December 2 at 6:30 p.m. on Broad Street. The theme this year is a “Green” Christmas submitted by Leanne Chambers. The 2010 Grand Marshal is former Chief of Police Hubert Smith.  

Felony Arrest Report: Wednesday, December 1, 2010

Felony Arrest Report: Wednesday, December 1, 2010

According to police and Floyd County Jail records, the following people were arrested recently by local authorities and charged with at least one felony crime:   **There were no felony arrests reported for Wednesday, December 1.

DUI Report: Wednesday, December 1, 2010

DUI Report: Wednesday, December 1, 2010

According to police and Floyd County Jail records, the following people were arrested recently by local authorities and charged with driving under the influence of alcohol or drugs:   **There were no DUI arrests reported for Wednesday, December 1.

3 Injured In Dean Ave. Chain Reaction Crash

3 Injured In Dean Ave. Chain Reaction Crash

A total of three victims were transported to Floyd Medical Center following a 4 vehicle chain reaction accident in East Rome Wednesday afternoon. The collision occurred just after 12:30 pm on Dean Avenue at E. 14th Street. According to witnesses, the usual heavy daytime traffic on Dean Avenue had created stop and go conditions in [...]