The City of Rome and General Electric have finalized an agreement that transfers ownership of 123 acres in West Rome, following years of preparation of a portion of the former GE Medium Transformer facility for donation to the City.
Friday night lights are set to shine tonight as area high school football teams take the field for week six of the 2015 season.
The Baltimore Ravens beat the Pittsburgh Steelers 23-20 in overtime in Thursday Night Football at Pittsburgh. The Ravens were lifted to victory on a 52-yard field goal from Justin Tucker with 5:08 remaining in overtime. The kicker tied the game with seconds left in regulation. The win was the first of the season for the Ravens, who are now 1-3. The Steelers are now 2-2.
An independent investigation has cleared former Floyd County Schools Superintendent Dr. Jeff McDaniel and other school system employees of ethics violations filed against them by former employee Greg McCary. The investigation was conducted by Cartersville attorney David Archer at a cost of $21,000.
The Atlanta Braves were blanked by the Washington Nationals 3-0 in the rain-soaked series finale between the teams at Turner Field on Thursday night, denying the Braves a sweep of the Nationals in the three-game set. The Braves still took the series 2-1.
College football will once again hit the airwaves of WLAQ AM 1410 and 95.7 FM The Ridge once again this Saturday.