To help keep up the spirits of her students and friends each day, one Darlington teacher has taken to posting her own challenge videos.
Gov. Brian Kemp announced Thursday that anyone in Georgia can be tested for coronavirus after expanding the criteria beyond only those with symptoms, health-care workers, the elderly and the chronically ill.
Georgia’s chief economist told lawmakers Thursday that a return to normalcy is needed to soften the blow to the state’s $27 billion budget, which is set for deep cuts amid coronavirus-prompted closures.
Like many other county agencies under coronavirus restrictions, the Sara Hightower Regional Library System has had to get creative with how it serves the citizens of Floyd and Polk counties.
Georgia Court of Appeals Judge Christian Coomer — a former state representative for Floyd County — denies accusations he took advantage of a client when he was a Cartersville attorney.
As time goes on, and epidemiologists find more people who test positive for COVID-19 across the state, most Northwest Georgia counties have slowly dropped down the state-published county by county list.
Rome and Floyd County officials want residents to continue recycling, but they’re still working on the best way to handle the materials in the future.
Republican candidates for the Northwest Georgia congressional seat took turns Monday touting their similar conservative views and pouncing on supposed weak spots in each other’s backgrounds during a debate ahead of the June 9 primary.
Through its United Way affiliate, Floyd County has been awarded federal funds under the Emergency Food and Shelter National Board program.
The number of Floyd County residents diagnosed with COVID-19 grew by five Monday after several days of remaining flat.
Spring is normally a busy time for the all-volunteer staff of Floyd Felines with new kittens being born throughout the season — many to mother cats who are strays or in ck棋牌s that can’t care for them.
Montessori School of Rome took time this week to remember May Day celebrations of the past, unfettered by COVID-19 social distancing restrictions.
Soon after the COVID-19 pandemic became a reality in Rome, parishioners of Westminster Presbyterian found a way to continue their mission work even with the church facility itself closed.
While St. Mary’s Catholic School remains closed due to the coronavirus outbreak, four young siblings didn’t forget the school’s annual tradition of honoring the Blessed Mother Mary.
Even though Gov. Brian Kemp has encouraged Georgians to stay at ck棋牌 as much as possible for the past six weeks, Georgia Department of Natural Resources officials say a lot of folks have beat cabin fever by taking to creeks and streams across Northwest Georgia.
As the U.S. Census Bureau’s campaign for residents to complete the census continues, the department is making sure to reach out to every person possible during the current situation.
ATLANTA - U.S. Sen. David Perdue, R-Ga., is planning to introduce bipartisan legislation aimed at relieving the nation’s shortage of doctors and nurses critically needed to respond to the coronavirus pandemic.
Projections are used as a guide in the age of data and technology, never more so than in the last two months as the world has been gripped by the spreading threat of a new pandemic.
One of the biggest struggles for families during the pandemic has been not being able to visit loved ones in assisted living facilities.
Dutton Construction crews peeled the facade off the old Master Antiques building at 241 Broad St. on Thursday under the watchful eye of building owner Wayne Robinson.
Floyd County recorded five new COVID-19 cases Thursday, as Gov. Brian Kemp allowed his statewide shelter-in-place order to expire at midnight.
To borrow a phrase from just about any emergency dispatch center across the region, the reopening of Georgia’s economy seems to be on a slow roll.
Each year, Darlington international students share their culture with Floyd County through events such as the International Fair. Since the school year was cut short, the school has invited their students, who span five continents, to share photos of their ck棋牌s and cultures during a virtual…
The Floyd County Commission approved the purchase of 19 air conditioning and heating units for Rome-Floyd Parks and Recreation facilities.
The seasonal open burning ban that would normally begin on May 1 for Floyd County residents has been modified to take effect June 1.
ATLANTA — More than 266,000 Georgians filed initial unemployment claims last week, up about 19,000 from the previous week, the state Department of Labor reported Thursday.
The number of people who have tested positive for COVID-19 in Floyd County stepped up by five cases Wednesday.
More than a month and a half after Floyd County had its first confirmed case of the new coronavirus, local emergency management agency director Tim Herrington continues to keep track of where his help is needed.
With only a day left on the clock, Gov. Brian Kemp has not revealed whether or not he plans to extend Georgia’s shelter-in-place order before it expires.
A former Atlanta entrepreneur presented plans for a business incubator and accelerator in the River District to the Rome Redevelopment Committee Wednesday.
As a way to safely conduct court amid the COVID-19 pandemic, the Floyd County Commission passed a resolution making the Forum River Center an annex for the Floyd County Judicial Circuit.