Tue., July 22, 2014 9:56pm (EDT)

  • Thu., April 12, 2012 12:00am
    Several members of the faculty at Shorter University in Rome are resigning rather than sign the Baptist University’s new lifestyle statement.
  • Mon., March 26, 2012 10:00am
    A tire distributor that has operated in the northwest Georgia city of Rome for two decades is moving to a larger facility in metro Atlanta.
  • Thu., February 23, 2012 7:58am
    Dozens of homes were damaged by a storm that rolled through northwest Georgia late Wednesday night, toppling trees and knocking out power to...
  • Mon., February 20, 2012 7:40am
    Four Georgia prisoners who allege they were brutally beaten by their corrections officers in the Hays State Prison in Trion have reached a settlement...
  • Mon., February 6, 2012 6:50pm
    The Rome City Commission is expected to take up what has become a contentious issue in other Georgia cities.
  • Mon., December 26, 2011 11:15am
    Three tornadoes that hit north Georgia last week bring the total tracked by the National Weather Service office in Peachtree City to 29.
  • Fri., December 23, 2011 6:27pm
    Authorities say at least seven people were injured in Georgia as powerful storms roared across the state Thursday, damaging homes, downing trees and...
  • Wed., December 21, 2011 3:52pm
    Several men have been evicted from a Salvation Army shelter in Rome amid controversy over recent vandalism. Salvation Army Capt. Tim Farrell tells...
  • Wed., November 2, 2011 2:46pm
    Petition signers ask Shorter University to reconsider an employee policy. People who work there must agree to sign lifestyle statement or risk...
  • Mon., October 31, 2011 10:56am
    A yarn plant in Rome will close two days after Christmas, affecting the jobs of some 227 workers. Mohawk Industries has announced it will close its...