The Buffalo Bills beat the New York Jets 22-17 in Thursday Night Football at East Rutherford, New Jersey. The victory was particularly sweet for Bills head coach Rex Ryan, who was fired by the Jets in January. The Bills and the Jets now have matching 5-4 records.
The Floyd County Sheriff’s Office will offer a Drug Awareness Program to the public on Tuesday, November 17th from 6 pm until 9 pm at The Forum. According to a release from the Sheriff’s office, the program is intended to educate local residents about the current drug trends in our county. It will feature presentations from deputies who work with the state drug program, Georgia Alcohol and Drug Awareness Program (ADAP), in our local high schools and the Metro Drug Task Force.
College football will hit the airwaves of 95.7 FM The Ridge tonight as the Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets host the Virginia Tech Hokies in an ACC bout at Bobby Dodd Stadium in Atlanta. Kick off is slated for 7:30 pm. Air time for pre-game programming is 5:30 pm.
A New York man has been arrested in connection with the May 24th shooting death of Travious Deshune Floyd in downtown Rome.
The Atlanta Hawks returned to their winning ways with a 106-98 victory over the New Orleans Pelicans at the Philips Arena on Wednesday night.
State Representative Katie Dempsey of Rome was recently honored by the United States Department of Defense for her dedication to improving the quality of life for service members and their families.