FRIDAY SHOOTING VICTIM DIES FROM HER INJURIES

Written by Elizabeth Davis. Posted in News & Weather

The victim of a Friday night shooting has died as a result of injuries sustained in the incident.  Debbie Burnett, Assistant Chief of the Rome Police, reported on Monday that Crystal Dawn Vega died as a result of a gunshot wound, and her body has been sent to the GBI Crime Lab for an autopsy.  Nakotah Smith has been listed as a person of interest by investigators; he is also suspected in a burglary at Vega’s home on Sunday.

STATE PARKS HAVE MUCH TO OFFER CAMPERS AND THOSE WHO ARE PLANNING SPECIAL EVENTS

Written by Elizabeth Davis. Posted in News & Weather

Do you plan to spend some time in the great outdoors this summer?  Georgia State Parks and Historic Sites now offer a Summer Camping Deal whereby patrons may receive 50 percent off in August if they camp at a state park for two or more nights in June or July.  Kim Hatcher, Public Affairs Coordinator, says that details about the offer are available online at www.gastateparks.org.  Additional discounts are frequently posted on social media.