The rate is 72.5 percent this year, increasing from 71.8 percent in 2013.
Incident happened around 6:40 p.m., according to news release from Calhoun City Schools.
Gas prices are averaging $2.93 for a regular unleaded gallon of gas in Georgia.
Gordon County Deputies also discover indoor marijuana crop while investigating the alleged assault.
Arrests happened during traffic stop on I-75
Triple A says the decline is expected to continue through the end of the year.
Statistics show that 400 new jobs were created in the Rome area in September.
Tornado watch remains in effect until 11 a.m. for much of Northwest Georgia.
Some areas in the Southeast already seeing gas prices below $3.
Number of students scoring 3-5 up 9.6 percent, participation up 8 percent, according state education officials.
Prices are expected to continue to decline but were stagnant this week as refineries completed maintenance.
Authorities have arrested a Gordon County man who reportedly stole a heavy duty, mobile tree trimming vehicle, which was later found mired in his back yard.
Anyone who is contacted is asked to call the sheriff's office at 706-629-1244.
The confrontation was over a company-owned vehicle that had been reported stolen earlier in the day.
Refinery outages halt a steady decline in prices