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Calhoun Police seek assistance Identifying Theft Suspects

Calhoun Police seek assistance Identifying Theft Suspects

May 7th, 2021 – 3:30 PM Calhoun Police Department – – The Calhoun Police Department is requesting your assistance in identifying the two persons of interest in these photos. On 1 May 2021, subjects unlawfully entered storage units located within the city limits of Calhoun. Various items were taken by the suspects include: A 55 inch…

PHS to Host Work-Based Learning Job Fair on May 10th

PHS to Host Work-Based Learning Job Fair on May 10th

May 8th, 2021 – 4:05 PM Floyd County Schools – Pepperell High School will be hosting a Job Fair for the community and students ages 15 and over. Businesses will be on campus Monday, May 10th from 4-6 p.m. in the front parking lot giving interviews. This is an opportunity to see what is available…

Walker Mt. Landfill to stop accepting bagged household garbage

Walker Mt. Landfill to stop accepting bagged household garbage

May 7th, 2021 – 3:00 PM The City of Rome Government – The Walker Mountain Landfill would like the public to know that the Joint Solid Waste Commission has decided that due to heavy traffic and public safety concerns, the Walker Mountain Landfill will no longer accept any bagged household garbage, effective June 1, 2021.…

Berry College to Open Campus to Public May 9th

Berry College to Open Campus to Public May 9th

May 7th, 2021 – 2:50 PM Berry College – The Berry College campus will reopen to the public beginning Sunday, May 9, until further notice. Hours are 6 a.m. to 7 p.m. and the campus is accessible for outdoor recreation use only.

14 sign at Floyd County Schools CCA’s 4th Annual Georgia Future Educators Signing Day

14 sign at Floyd County Schools CCA’s 4th Annual Georgia Future Educators Signing Day

May 6, 2021–9:54 p.m. NEWS RELEASE Across the state this week, local school systems hosted their own Georgia Future Educators Signing Day. The Floyd County Schools College and Career Academy (CCA) was proud to participate in this special event. This initiative provided the opportunity to recognize high school students who have decided to dedicate their…

Chamber holds 110th meeting Thursday

Chamber holds 110th meeting Thursday

May 6, 2021–9:39 p.m. STAFF REPORTS Rome Rome-Floyd Chamber of Commerce held its 110th annual meeting Thursday at State Mutual Stadium. During the meeting, Armuchee Pharmacy was recognized as the Small Business of the Year, and Romega Digital was named Emerging Small Business of the Year. The chamber also recognized their Exceptional Seven Young Professionals.…

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