The Northwest Georgia Tip Off Club will host its 30th annual Team of the Year banquet on Tuesday night at 7:30 pm at Berry College’s Krannert Center. Georgia Tech legend Roger Kaiser is scheduled to be the guest speaker for the event. Admission is $15. For more information, contact club president Ron Roach at (706) 767-3323.
Georgia Tech edged Clemson 75-73 in ACC men’s basketball on Tuesday night in Atlanta, marking the third straight conference win for the Yellow Jackets.
The death of an inmate at the Floyd County Jail early Tuesday morning has been labeled a suspected suicide.
Former Rome mayor Wright Bagby Jr. announced on Tuesday his intentions to run for the Floyd County Commission. The Republican will vy for the Post 2 seat currently held by Garry Fricks, who reportedly intends to seek re-election.
Georgia Highlands College’s Lady Chargers opened play in the GCAA women’s basketball tournament with a 78-52 win over East Georgia College on Tuesday night.
Floyd County Police Chief Bill Shiflett has announced the appointment of Major Mark Wallace to Assistant Chief of Police.