The Rome and Floyd County Relay for Life to benefit the American Cancer Society is scheduled for this Friday, April 20th at Ridgeferry Park.
Residents of Floyd County have less than a week to register to vote in the May 22nd primary and non-partisan elections.
Students from the Career Technical Instruction (CTI) program at the Floyd County Schools College and Career Academy recently participated in the CTI Spring Leadership Conference at Rock Eagle in Eatonton, GA, according to a media release from the school system. Around 600 students from around the state participated in a variety of activities designed to help prepare them to be leaders in their schools and communities.
The Atlanta Braves opened a seven game homestand with a 2-1 victory over the Philadelphia Phillies on Monday night at SunTrust Park; thus ended a six game winning streak for the Phillies.
A Rome man now faces a felony murder charge after reportedly beating a two year old child to death.