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Rome Braves Release 20th Anniversary Logo

Rome Braves Release 20th Anniversary Logo

February 7th, 2023 – 4:30 PM Rome Braves Press Release – The Rome Braves have unveiled their 20th-anniversary logo in celebration of the 20th season of professional baseball in the City of Seven Hills. The logo consists of several nods to the rich history of Braves baseball in Rome, beginning with the number twenty in…

Bartow Schools issue Statement regarding Incident at Woodland Middle School

Bartow Schools issue Statement regarding Incident at Woodland Middle School

February 7th, 2023 – 3:10 PM WBHF Radio – According to a report by WBHF Radio, a Bartow County middle school student is recovering after he was allegedly attacked while in the restroom. Bartow County Schools released a statement on Monday when a student hit another student with a pair of scissors in a restroom…

Four People arrested for breaking into multiple Vehicles

Four People arrested for breaking into multiple Vehicles

February 7th, 2023 – 2:30 PM Rome News Tribune – Four people, including two juveniles, were arrested for entering 14 unlocked vehicles in West Rome, Armuchee, and Coosa and stealing items, including several firearms, from inside the cars. The property taken in these thefts included six stolen pistols, $900 in cash as well as illegal…

Senator Hufstetler Holds Press Conference with Secretary of State 

Senator Hufstetler Holds Press Conference with Secretary of State 

February 7th, 2023 – 1:23 PM Press Release – Yesterday, State Senator Chuck Hufstetler (R-Rome) held a press conference along with Secretary of State Brad Raffensperger to introduce Senate Bill 84. SB 84 would provide for financial protections, delay in disbursements, and liability protections for elder and disabled adults who may be victims of financial…

29-year-old Rome man arrested for Assault and Battery Charges

29-year-old Rome man arrested for Assault and Battery Charges

February 7th, 2023 – 12:30 PM Floyd County Jail Records – A 29-year-old Rome man was arrested on Monday by the Floyd County Sheriff’s Office at Allen Murphy’s Appliances for multiple charges. According to Floyd County Jail Records, Tyler Landon Murphy of an Alabama Highway address allegedly assaulted a 28-year-old victim (causing visible injuries) at…

Mobile Home Fire claims the life of Centre Man

Mobile Home Fire claims the life of Centre Man

February 6th, 2023 – 3:10 PM WEIS Radio – According to a report by WEIS Radio, A mobile home fire on Highway 9 in Cherokee County AL claimed a life last Friday. The blaze was reported just south of Centre and occurred around midnight.  Firefighters responded with units from Centre, Spring Creek, and Ellisville and…

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