High school basketball playoff action will soon be broadcast on WLAQ AM 1410 and 95.7 FM The Ridge. Our coverage will begin with the state tournament next week.
ACC men’s basketball will take to the airwaves of 95.7 FM The Ridge this Saturday as the Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets host Florida State.
The Berry College women’s basketball team has been ranked in the first set of regional rankings released by the NCAA. The Vikings are rated ninth of nine teams in the South region, according to a Berry sports release.
Floyd County Sheriff Tim Burkhalter has announced intentions to file suit against the County Commission in an attempt to get long needed funding for additional personnel and equipment.
Zac Mitchell, an eighth-grade student at Coosa Middle School, is this year’s Spelling Bee champion for the Floyd County Schools.
US Representative Tom Graves has voted in support of a bill passed by Congress to construct the Keystone XL pipeline. The Senate-passed legislation, entitled the Keystone XL Approval Act, passed the House on Wednesday by a vote of 270-152. President Barack Obama has pledged to veto the bill, which would reportedly bring millions of barrels of oil from Canada to the Gulf Coast.
The Atlanta Hawks were edged by the Boston Celtics 89-88 on Wednesday night in Boston in the Hawks’ final game before the NBA All Star break.
The Floyd County Commission has approved an intergovernmental recreation agreement with the City of Rome recommended last week by the Rome Floyd Parks and Recreation Authority Task Force.