Georgia Highlands College professor Stephanie Wright qualified Wednesday as a Democratic candidate for Floyd...

While interested in bringing a new voice to the Board of Commissioners, Wright says she is “most interested in building a bridge between various constituencies...

Dempsey voting record shows NO votes 1% of the time

The Georgia legislature wrapped up the 2017 legislative session in the wee hours of Friday morning leaving the dust to settle on the nearly...

Rome, Cave Spring election results, Nov. 3

Below are the results for the November 3, 2015 municipal elections in Rome, and Cave Spring. Rome City Commission Ward 1 Totals: Sundai Stevenson - 1,653 (Winner) Milton...

Barry Henderson Resigns as Floyd County Coroner

Coroner Barry Henderson announced on Friday June 30, 2017 that effective immediately, he will resign from the position he has held for close to...

Floyd Republican debate watch party Nov. 10

Media Release The Floyd County Republican Party will host a Debate Watching Party at the Brewhouse on November 10th at 7 p.m. Come enjoy some...

Floyd County Democratic Party Annual Dinner at Lyons Bridge Farm

The Floyd County Democratic Party’s annual Georgia Giants dinner will be held September 22 at 6:30 p.m. on a local farm soon to be...

Rep. Tom Graves votes to tighten security of visa waiver program, prevent terrorist attacks

Press Release: Washington, Dec 8 - Today, Rep. Tom Graves (R-GA-14) voted for and the House passed the Visa Waiver Improvement and Terrorist Travel Prevention Act...

BOE Test Printing Ballots To Improve The Voter Experience in Floyd County

The Floyd County Board Of Elections is test printing election ballots in house at the department’s location in the Floyd County Administration building in...

Fricks gets challenger in Bagby for Floyd County Commission seat

Former Mayor, and Rome City Commissioner Wright Bagby Jr. announced Tuesday that he will challenge incumbent Garry Fricks for Post 2 on the Floyd County Commission. Wright served on the Rome City Commission from 2014 through 2011, serving as the appointed Mayor of Rome from 2008 through 2010. Fricks has served on the County Commission since 1998.

County Commission votes 3-2 to hike property taxes

On Tuesday, the Floyd County Commission passed a property tax increase by a vote of 3-2, which will raise the millage rate by 0.833...