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  • Arrest Made In Branham Avenue Shooting Incident

    One of the victims was grazed in the head by a bullet after trying to grab the gun from the suspect.

  • New EMA Director Could Be Hired By October

    Qualified applicants have until August 29th to apply for the vacant Floyd County Emergency Management Director job.

  • SUV Crashes Into Utility Pole

    A wreck on Williamson Street off of Shorter Avenue brought down a utility pole just after 3 Wednesday afternoon.

  • Warrant Round Up Concludes

    29 Officers successfully apprehended 43 fugitives resulting in the service of 71 warrants.

  • Floyd Prison Warden Accepts State Job

    Floyd County Prison Warden Jeff Chandler leaving to take a job with the Georgia Department of Juvenile Justice.

  • McCall Building Could Come Down By End Of The Year

    The old McCall Hospital building may be demolished by the end of the year. At least that is the goal of Community Development Director Bekki Fox.

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Principal Trevor Hubbard and the seniors at Coosa High School accepted the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge Thursday in honor of a former Eagle, Freddie Giles, who has been diagnosed with ALS.
One of the victims was grazed in the head by a bullet after trying to grab the gun from the suspect.
More than 600 new students arrived at Berry College this week in preparation for the new semester that starts Monday.
Chandler has served as warden since Feb. 2009. You can hear more from Chandler on News Talk 98.7 FM's local news.
Mr. Hubbard and the teens will douse themselves with a bucket of ice water this afternoon at 2:45 p.m. The group will also challenge other schools in the area to also accept the challenge.
Floyd County Animal Control is teaming up with the Rome-Floyd Humane Society for A pet adoption event at Tractor Supply on Highway 411 this Saturday from 9 a.m. until 1 p.m.
Qualified applicants have until August 29th to apply for the vacant Floyd County Emergency Management Director job.
Deputies find one under the bed, another in an attic.
Labor Commissioner Mark Butler said the increase is primarily due to seasonal factors.
Another round of storms Wednesday evening has brought down trees in the area.
A woman was transported to the hospital after her SUV traveled down an embankment and into a wooded area on Highway 411 at around 4:30 Wednesday afternoon.
A brief but heavy storm brought down trees and limbs in Northeastern Floyd County Wednesday.