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[VIDEO] Car vs Motorcycle at Turner McCall and Riverside

[VIDEO] Car vs Motorcycle at Turner McCall and Riverside

October 20th, 2020 – 6:15 PM Ethan Garrett – WRGA Digital News Editor & Video Reporter On Tuesday afternoon, a two vehicle accident involving a car and a motorcycle occurred at the intersection of Turner McCall BLVD and Riverside PKWY. Rome Police and Fire Department rushed to respond to the area to divert the heavy…

New Acts Featured in this years Wings Over North Georgia Show

New Acts Featured in this years Wings Over North Georgia Show

October 20th, 2020 – 4:50 PM Wings Over North Georgia Drive-In Air Show –  The annual fall air show in Rome, GA has served as host to a number of top military and civilian pilots and demonstration teams; however, the 2020 Wings Over North Georgia Drive-In Air Show will host a number of acts for the first time…

F & P Georgia announces $22.8 million expansion in Floyd County

F & P Georgia announces $22.8 million expansion in Floyd County

October 20th, 2020 – 4:30 PM Rome Floyd County Development Authority – F & P Georgia announced plans Tuesday for a $22.8 million expansion of their stamping and assembly facility located in the Floyd County Industrial Park….This expansion will create an additional 15 jobs. “Rome and Floyd County have been a great home for F…

COVID-19 status report for October 20th

COVID-19 status report for October 20th

October 20th, 2020 – 4:20 p.m. GEORGIA DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC HEALTH These data represent confirmed cases of COVID-19 reported to the Georgia Department of Public Health (DPH) as of 10/20/2020, 2:50:10 PM. Total Confirmed State Cases are now at 342,438. Total State Deaths are now at 7,674. Total State Hospitalizations are at 30,541, and total state ICU Admissions are at 5,701.  1,174 confirmed cases,…

Georgia Power Disconnects On The Rise

Georgia Power Disconnects On The Rise

October 20th, 2020 – 4:00 PM Georgia Power –  The number of Georgia Power customers who have had their service disconnected for nonpayment is rising steadily since the state Public Service Commission lifted a pandemic-driven temporary moratorium on disconnections in July. In a document filed with the PSC this week, Georgia Power reported pulling the…

US Army Parachute Demonstration at Redmond Regional Medical Center on Thursday:

US Army Parachute Demonstration at Redmond Regional Medical Center on Thursday:

October 20th, 2020 – 3:30 PM Redmond Regional Medical Center –  The US Army Black Daggers Special Ops Parachute Team will conduct a demonstration at Redmond Regional Medical Center in honor of healthcare workers. The public event is being provided by the US Army’s Atlanta Medical Recruiting Company and the Atlanta Recruiting Battalion. This event…

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