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Sheriff Burkhalter will seek re-election as a Republican

Long-time Democratic Sheriff Tim Burkhalter announced at the Floyd County Republican Party's Tillman Hangar Rally Saturday that he will be running as a Republican...

Floyd Clerk of Court Penson flips to Republican Party

Floyd County Clerk of Superior Court Barbara Penson announced Saturday that she will be changing her party affiliation from Democrat to Republican for the...

Dempsey: Ways & Means to discuss Rome-Floyd sales tax overpayment

Press Release ATLANTA – State Representative Katie Dempsey (R-Rome) today announced that the House Ways & Means Committee will hold a hearing on Tuesday, August 18,...

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...

Final hearing on raising county property tax Tuesday

Tuesday night's 6pm hearing by the Floyd County Commission will be the final in a series of meeting to determine whether or not to raise...

Canada: 'I will not seek re-election'

On Thursday, long-time Rome City Commissioner Kim Canada announced that he would not be seeking re-election.  Here is his releases statement: "I will not seek...

Rome City Commission to hold public hearing on latest millage rate

Press Release The Rome City Commission announces its intention to hold a Public Hearing at a called City Commission meeting on Thursday, July 23 at...