Floyd County Police are in search of a suspect in the death of a man who was shot while driving and crashed into a West Rome home on Saturday evening.
US Senator David Perdue is calling for Congressional approval over ongoing nuclear negotations with Iran. Perdue, a member of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee, agrees with Isreal prime minister Benjamin Netanyahu that this is not just a matter of our Middle Eastern or US security, but of global security. He is concerned that current negotiations may pave the way for Iran to have nuclear capability.
The Atlanta Hawks beat the Los Angeles Lakers 91-86 in NBA action on Sunday night in LA.
Model Middle School emerged as the overall winners in the Floyd County Academic Quiz Bowl held on Thursday at Berry College. Teams went through nine rounds of questions on various subjects in the competition.
Gas prices fell for the eighth consecutive day on Sunday, according to AAA, The Auto Club Group, which reports that the national average price for a gallon of gasoline is nearly three cents cheaper than a week ago, but 18 cents more expensive than last month. Regardless, Sunday’s average price of $2.43 is $1.27 less than the peak price last year, saving motorists over $19 for a full tank of gas.
Are you looking for a job? The Georgia Department of Labor is slated to help a staffing company, Aerotek, recruit 11 workers to assemble office furniture at The Hon Company’s manufacturing facility in Cedartown.
The Atlanta Braves fell to the Toronto Blue Jays 10-5 at the Braves’ Spring Training home of Champion Stadium at ESPN’s Wide World of Sports in Lake Buena Vista, Florida on Sunday.
The Floyd County Democratic Party will host their annual Membership Supper for 2015 tonight at 6 pm at the Rome Civic Center.