Jim Moore with NAMI Rome said the purpose of the walk is raise awareness about mental illness, especially that mental illness is a medical condition.
Donations of cleaning supplies and other items were collected Thursday morning at three locations around town.
The pageant took place Thursday as part of the Coosa Valley Fair's Senior Day.
The U.S. Attorney's Office had alleged that Floyd violated the Americans with Disabilities Act by failing to ensure effective communication with individuals who are deaf and hard of hearing.
Results for Departments 4, 5, & 6 Homemaking, Arts & Crafts have been released.
It will be a day filled with music, fun, and of course, chili!
Robin Delanae Rodriguez is being held on a $7,900 bond in the Floyd County Jail.
DOT crews are realigning the road where it intersects with Ga. 156 and Red Bud Road.
The fair continues through Saturday.
A fill-the truck to benefit the flood victims takes place this morning from 7 a.m. until noon at Service Master by Twins, Cartridge World and Rome Cleaners.
Two men were arrested on meth possession charges in separate incidents Tuesday.
According to Floyd County Jail records, Levi Daniel Jones, of a Stone Creek Drive address, struck a fence and then fled on foot onto Berry College property.
Kyle Timmons was also convicted of aggravated assault and aggravated battery in the shooting death of Dominique Spears in September 2014.
Poet and critic Charlotte Pence will give a poetry reading at 7:30 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 8 in the College Chapel at Berry College.
Coosa Valley Fair continues tonight. Here is the schedule for Wednesday October 7th.