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Jason Thomas Culberson  Northwest Georgia News

Mr. Jason Thomas Culberson, age 46, of Rome, Ga., passed away on Wednesday, December 5, 2018, in a local hospital.

Floyd County under flash flood warning | Local News |  Northwest Georgia News

According to the National Weather *Service*, Floyd County is under a flash flood warning until 10:30 p.m. Monday due to the 2.6 inches of rain in the past 12-hours ...

PREP FOOTBALL: Ross ready to bring career lessons to Model  Northwest Georgia News

The coaching path of Ricky Ross has skimmed along the outskirts of Floyd County and Northwest Georgia for several years, but he's found a place here where ...

New head baseball coach at Model High School  Coosa Valley News

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Veterans Day events this weekend to honor those who have served  Northwest Georgia News

Veterans Day gives Americans the opportunity to recognize and thank veterans of the United States for their *service* to their country.

PREP FOOTBALL: Fumbles, penalties plague Model in scrimmage at home  Northwest Georgia News

For everything good that happened for Model during its scrimmage Friday night, the Blue Devils just couldn't escape mistakes at the worst possible time.

Model is her home | Local News |  Northwest Georgia News

With all of her family coming up through Model schools, there was never really any other choice, she said. But that is perfectly fine with the soon-to-be graduate, ...

BASKETBALL: Region 7-AA tourney underway at Model  Northwest Georgia News

Action began Monday at Model High School in the Region 7-AA prep basketball tournament.

High school senior killed in wreck days before graduation  Atlanta Journal Constitution

A high school senior was killed in a two-vehicle wreck Tuesday morning in Rome just days before graduation, officials confirmed on the school's social media ...

BASKETBALL: Model girls clamp down on defense  Northwest Georgia News

Getting their first minutes in the Region 7-AA tournament, the Model Lady Blue Devils had to push to score points but balanced that with the team's defensive ...

PREP FOOTBALL: Model suffers tough loss to Mountaineers, 44-7  Northwest Georgia News

The Model Blue Devils worked through a string of injuries but in the end were unable to hold back a potent North Murray team Friday night, losing 44-7 at ...

BASKETBALL: Model's girls outlast Putnam County in wild game to open playoffs  Northwest Georgia News

Through all of the build up to it and the emotional swings that were a part of it, the Model Lady Blue Devils pushed through their first-round state playoff game.

Model High School Earns Jostens National Yearbook Design Recognition  Coosa Valley News

The Model yearbook, From Every Angle, has been recognized for excellence and featured in the 2018 Jostens Look Book, celebrating the best-of-the-best in ...

PREP BASKETBALL: Model girls clinch No. 1 seed in 7-AA  Northwest Georgia News

It's been over a month since the Model Lady Blue Devils lost a game, and they haven't let it happen on their home court all season.

PREP SOCCER: Coosa ends Model's undefeated stretch with close win  Northwest Georgia News

A grudge match between two tough Region 7-AA soccer squads was decided in the final 40 minutes Friday night as Model and Coosa's boys worked their way ...

PREP BASKETBALL: Saxton recognized as Model's all-time leading scorer as Lady Devils defeat Chattooga  Northwest Georgia News

Three generations of Model Lady Blue Devils gathered on the court Friday night to witness the passing of the baton from one legendary player to another.

Obituaries from the Nov. 14 edition of the Calhoun Times  Northwest Georgia News

Burns, Fred Erwin. Fred Erwin Burns, 78, of Plainville, GA died Tuesday, November 6, 2018 at Redmond Regional Medical Center. He was born in Gordon ...

Student earns spot in the All American Concert Band  Northwest Georgia News

A Model High School Junior is being recognized as one of the country's top performing high school musicians by receiving a place in the National Association ...

Model High yearbook featured in 2018 Jostens Look Book  Northwest Georgia News

The Model High School yearbook, From Every Angle, has been recognized for excellence and featured in the 2018 Jostens Look Book, celebrating the ...

PREP SOCCER: Model stays on task to start playoffs  Northwest Georgia News

A steady diet of goals and stout defense gave the Model soccer teams a pair of first round playoff wins at home on Friday night, with the girls taking care.

PREP FOOTBALL: Model head coach Gordon Powers announces his retirement  Northwest Georgia News

Gordon Powers says he's never really cared about the numbers of being a football coach, just the young men he's helped develop over nearly four decades on ...

WEDNESDAY'S PREP ROUNDUP: Model's boys get late boost to defeat Armuchee, 3-1  Northwest Georgia News

The race atop the Region 7-AA standings is still close, but the Model boys' soccer team managed to add just a little more space for itself on Wednesday.

Floyd County high school students learn about real life consequences at Teen Maze  Northwest Georgia News

Distracted driving was the cause of a two-car accident at the Coosa Valley Fairgrounds Wednesday, where a pickup truck slammed into the side of a white ...

PREP BASKETBALL: Pepperell boys edge Model in close game at region tourney  Northwest Georgia News

Branson Hanks had held the ball plenty in the final period of Pepperell's Region 7-AA tournament game Tuesday against Model, so he decided to make one last ...

Caleb Jarrett Keller  Northwest Georgia News

Caleb Jarrett Keller, age 18, of Rome, passed away on Tuesday, May 22, 2018, from injuries sustained in an automobile accident.

Local high school students earn Gate scholarship | Hometown Headlines  Northwest Georgia News

Two local students have received the prestigious Berry College Gate of Opportunity Scholarship.

McCluskey trial: Murder or reckless conduct? | Local News |  Northwest Georgia News

Emotions were intense as the murder trial of Clarence McCluskey, 57, got underway in Floyd Superior Court Wednesday afternoon. McCluskey is being tried for ...

Final Arrest Made in Floyd County Schools Theft Case  Coosa Valley News

The final arrest was made in the Floyd County RICO case Wednesday when James David Fielder, 57 of Elloree, South Carolina, turned himself in.

Willard Larry Stowe | Obits/Death Notices |  Northwest Georgia News

Mr. Willard Larry Stowe, age 71, of Rome, passed away Tuesday morning, October 2, 2018, at his residence.

Single-vehicle wreck leaves 1 dead, 2 injured  Northwest Georgia News

Update: The man killed in a Tuesday wreck on Kingston Highway is the son of a man who died several months ago after being struck by a truck while on.

PREP SOCCER: Big 2nd half carries Model to Elite Eight  Northwest Georgia News

Kyla Reynolds returned to the Model girls' soccer team on Tuesday afternoon, and with her came a confidence that helped propel the team to the Elite Eight.

Musical 'Crazy for you' set to open April 7 at Model High School  Northwest Georgia News

The story of a city boy, a country girl and a theater will come to life April 7, 8 and 9 as Floyd County Schools' countywide musical production brings a.

Miss Rome 2018 | Local  Northwest Georgia News

The 2019 Miss Rome and Miss Rome's Outstanding Teen Competition will be held Saturday night, Aug. 18 at the Rome City Auditorium.

Teresa Anne Holcombe Bennett  Northwest Georgia News

On Tuesday, July 17, 2018, Teresa's battle with breast cancer ended. The cancer beat her body but it couldn't defeat her spirit and her love of life. Her life was.

15 Floyd County Schools' students move forward in Governor's Honors selection process  Coosa Valley News Dedicated students competed recently for the opportunity to go to school during the summer. Fifteen of ...

Racing for the money at the Second Annual Blue Devil Duck Dash  Northwest Georgia News

Model Elementary School kicked off the first day of fall on Saturday with a 3.1-mile fundraising race which raised around $2000 in preregistration fees that will ...

PREP BASKETBALL: Model girls, boys get Region 7-AA wins over Pepperell  Northwest Georgia News

While neither team had a perfect game, both Model basketball squads proved Tuesday night that good things happen to those who defend in the second half.

Model cheerleaders take 1st at Coosa Cheer Classic  Rome News-Tribune

The Model High School varsity competition cheerleaders took first place in Class AA at the Coosa Cheer Classic on Sept. 9 at Coosa High School. Shown with ...

Branton - Wessell Engagement | Engagements  Northwest Georgia News

Mr. and Mrs. Scot Branton of Armuchee announce the engagement of their daughter, Baylee Anell Branton, to Hayden Scott Wessell. He is the son of Dawn ...

FOOTBALL: Model Blue Devils honor past before hosting first round of playoffs  Northwest Georgia News

The banners and blue that covered the home stands of Woodard-Tuggle Stadium on Thursday gave a glimpse of how the Model faithful will act when their Blue ...

VOLLEYBALL: Model takes a lesson from two defeats on Thursday  Northwest Georgia News

Every point, every set and every match played, a volleyball team can learn from its mistakes. And while the Model volleyball team did not produce anything in the ...

Student artwork and the annual Firefly Fling | Local  Northwest Georgia News

Young local artists get the chance to shine each year when Rome Area Council for the Arts hosts the Firefly Fling Student Art Competition in conjunction with its ...

Marsha Darlene Smith  Northwest Georgia News

Mrs. Marsha “Darlene” Smith, age 66, of Highland Street, Rome, died Friday following a brief illness. Mrs. Smith was born November 18, 1951 in Floyd County, ...

Update: Rome Teen Charged in Accident that Killed Model Student  Coosa Valley News

An unidentified 15 year-old student at Model High School has been charged in an accident that resulted in the death of 16 year-old Kobe Thomas. buy midamor ...

Parents remember son killed in car accident on the way to take his final exam | WSB-TV  WSB Atlanta

FLOYD COUNTY, Ga. - The family of a Floyd County high school senior is planning his funeral just days before they were planning to see him graduate.

CHEERLEADING: Model cheerleaders win Woodstock competition  Rome News-Tribune

The Model High School varsity competition cheerleaders pose with their first place trophy after winning the Class AA division at the Woodstock Fall Classic on ...

Margaret Mize Summerville  Northwest Georgia News

Margaret Mize Summerville, 86, of Fairmount, Ga., died at Gordon Health & Rehab on Monday, August 13, 2018, following several years of declining health.

Rome-Floyd Sports Hall of Fame announces 2018 inductees, tickets on sale now  Northwest Georgia News

A quartet of athletes who once thrilled local sports fans before taking their talents beyond Floyd County is getting welcomed into an elite class.

Model schools flooded by rain | Local News |  Northwest Georgia News

It was indeed a dark and stormy night for Aimee Hays, principal of Model Elementary School. She had a disturbing call Thursday evening shortly after the rain ...

Miss Georgia’s Outstanding Teen 2018: Meet the Contestants  Atlanta Journal Constitution

Nearly 50 young women are ready to compete for the title of Miss Georgia's Outstanding Teen 2018. The pageant is the teen version of Miss Georgia, with teens ...

COLLEGE SIGNINGS: Proctor signs with Covenant after recovering from injury  Northwest Georgia News

Trevor Proctor's senior season didn't go as he had hoped, but he's making up for lost time by being able to solidify his future both on the diamond and in.

Model High School student's 'Pass It On' named as HeART Project people's choice winner  Northwest Georgia News

Redmond Regional Medical Center and the Rome Area Council for the Arts are pleased to announce that the 4th Annual Rome Community HeART Project ...

Man killed in Tuesday wreck is son of man struck and killed by truck on U.S. 411  Northwest Georgia News

The man killed in a Tuesday wreck on Kingston Highway is the son of a man who died several months ago after being struck by a truck while on foot.

Carole Elizabeth McCarley King  Northwest Georgia News

Mrs. Carole Elizabeth McCarley King, age 76, of Rome, passed away on Tuesday, July 24, 2018, at a local hospital following an extended illness.

Charles Owen Jr. | Obits/Death Notices |  Northwest Georgia News

Charles “Chad” Owen Jr., born June 12, 1973 to Lisa Hodge Cochran and Charles Glenn Owen, passed away February 18, 2018, at the age of 44.

Hometown Hero: FCPD names Officer of the Year  Northwest Georgia News

Floyd County Police Chief Mark Wallace named Pfc. Corey Wright Officer of the Year for 2017 during the department's annual Christmas luncheon Wednesday.

Model and Armuchee seniors are named Georgia Scholars  Coosa Valley News Two seniors from Floyd County Schools have been recognized as Georgia Scholars by the Georgia Department of ...

Coosa High School Names New Principal  Coosa Valley News Effective July 1, 2017, Mrs. La Donna Turrentine will be the new face leading the way at Coosa High School.

BASKETBALL: Chattooga holds off rallying Jackets for 7-AA title  Northwest Georgia News

The changes both Rockmart and Chattooga went through in the offseason may have left some to wonder if the Region 7-AA boys' basketball teams could keep ...

New Pepperell Middle would be 8th Floyd school built with ELOST funds  Northwest Georgia News

If voters approve an extension of the 1-cent education local option sales tax on Nov. 7, a new Pepperell Middle School would be one of two main projects for ...

PREP SPORTS: Rome coaches, Strickland leaving after school year  Northwest Georgia News

Rome High School's athletic department will be without four current members of its staff when classes resume this fall.

Edna Vivian Earle Whatley  Northwest Georgia News

Edna Vivian Earle Whatley, loving mother, grandmother and great-grandmother, passed away Thursday, March 8, 2018, after a short illness. Mrs. Whatley was a ...

Model Blue Devils are focused on building up their ranks after senior departures  Northwest Georgia News

Model football coach Gordon Powers knows he cannot replace the talent he lost last season with a simple flick of the wrist. It's going to take time and ...

Local artist shares happiness and raises awareness | Local News |  Northwest Georgia News

Rome-Floyd County Library opened its latest art exhibition, “I Like…,” on Thursday. The exhibit consists of paintings by Caroline Dempsey, a 21-year-old artist ...

Obituaries from the Saturday, August 18, 2018 Calhoun Times  Northwest Georgia News

Margaret Summerville. Margaret Mize Summerville, 86, of Fairmount, died Monday, Aug. 13, 2018 at Gordon Health & Rehab, following several years of ...

6th Rome High Coach Resigns  Coosa Valley News

For the sixth time in just a few weeks a coach at Rome High School has resigned. This time, Brent Bell, an assistant football and basketball coach announced ...

Katerina Creel is Model's STAR Student  Coosa Valley News

Katerina Creel was named Model High School's STAR student at a luncheon held at Model High on Tuesday, February 21. The award was presented by ...

FOOTBALL: Fans get glimpse of new, returning players at special scrimmages  Northwest Georgia News

The lights on at Barron Stadium signaled that football season is getting closer as Rome High players lined up across from each other Friday evening.

16-year-old killed in wreck; grief counselors will be at Model High School today  Rome News-Tribune

A Model High student killed in a single-vehicle wreck on Ward Mountain Road on Wednesday was remembered by school officials and his peers for his ...

Final Teens Sentenced in Grocery Store Armed Robbery Case  Coosa Valley News

Two Rome teens were sentenced for their role in the armed robbery of John's Grocery Store on Thursday. Brayden James Routledge, 18, the getaway car driver, ...

Duffie Takes Helm of Dragon Basketball | Pickens

Last month the Pickens Board of Education approved the hiring of new boys basketball Coach Mike Duffie. Coach Duffie comes to the Dragons with 29 years as ...

Lady Cats Restock Cupboard, Ink Model 6-Footer Caroline Long  The Chattanoogan

Newest Lady Cats signee six-foot-one Caroline Long (Model High School, Rome, Ga.), right, speaks with Georgia Northwestern Women's Head Basketball ...

FOOTBALL: Blue Devil standing tall | Football  Northwest Georgia News

Model football coach Gordon Powers has come to expect the same puzzled look on the opposing coach's face on Friday night's when they look across the field.

TCC baseball's Strickland becomes a head coach in his hometown  Times-Enterprise

THOMASVILLE — When its head baseball coaching job suddenly opened up, Thomas County Central knew just who to hand the reigns to.

Model's football coach promises to wear T-shirt to school for 30 days to raise money  Northwest Georgia News

Model High football coach Gordon Powers is making a statement using his favorite T-shirt and it is definitely leaving a lasting … impression.

PREP BASKETBALL: Pepperell boys get come-from-behind win over Coosa in season finale  Northwest Georgia News

Pushing to try and finish the regular season on a high note and possibly set themselves up for a postseason berth, the Pepperell Dragons never let up Friday ...

Obituaries from the Wednesday, April 4, 2018 edition of the Standard Journal  Northwest Georgia News

Mrs. Starnes. Mrs. Cynthia “Cindy” Bentley Starnes, age 50, of Cedartown, passed away suddenly on Thursday, March 29, 2018 at her residence. Mrs. Starnes ...

BASKETBALL: Hanks sparks Dragons to win over Coosa for 3rd-place finish  Northwest Georgia News

Less than 24 hours after a nail-biting loss to Rockmart, the Pepperell boys' basketball team was back on the court facing the possibility of taking a two-game ...

SOCCER: Model outlasts Pepperell on PKs in critical Region 7-AA matchup  Northwest Georgia News

Model's Donnie Mendence appeared out of breath, almost unable to think, as he walked off his home field. The soccer coach's face not only told the story of the ...

Floyd County Schools intra-District transfer window opens June 1, new student registration dates for 2018-19 school year  Northwest Georgia News

The Intra-District transfer window will open for students currently attending a Floyd County school to apply for a transfer to a different school within the school ...

Floyd County Schools Kickoff Classic continues to inspire teachers with innovate methods, ideas  Northwest Georgia News

If there is even one student struggling in a class, then a teacher's job is not yet finished, as they must push and fight to ensure that student has every.

7 athletes to be inducted at Sports Hall of Fame ceremony  Northwest Georgia News

Seven individuals whose contributions have made remarkable impacts on the athletic history of Floyd County will be inducted into the Rome-Floyd Sports Hall of ...

MIDDLE SCHOOL BASKETBALL: Model Middle School girls cap off third undefeated season with fourth straight title  Northwest Georgia News

Providing the right environment to properly teach the fundamentals of a sport and turn that into continuous success can be a tricky task.

The Rev. Jackie Columbus Culberson Sr.  Northwest Georgia News

The Rev. Jackie Columbus Culberson Sr., age 75, of Rome, passed away Sunday, September 24, 2017, at his residence.

Childers joins Reese and Smallwood  Northwest Georgia News

Reese & Smallwood Real Estate welcomes E.M. “Buddy” Childers to their staff. Childers is a graduate of Model High School, served in the U.S. Marine Reserves ...

SOCCER: Model teams prepare for postseason with shutouts against Chattooga  Northwest Georgia News

It may have been the end of the regular season, but Model's soccer teams used Thursday as a way to keep things rolling into the next level of their journey.

3 Floyd County Schools students selected to All-State Honor Band  Northwest Georgia News

Three Floyd County students have been selected for the Georgia Music Educators Association All-State Honor Band for 2017.

Senior project to benefit Haven Health Clinic | Local News |  Rome News-Tribune

Model High School students will get a chance to showcase their artistic talents as well as raise money for a local clinic because of one senior's project.

Model grad Emily Powers takes new coaching job  Northwest Georgia News

The spread of an emerging sport among colleges and universities has provided a former Model High School student with a shot at being a head coach.

GHSA president on radio show: "Calhoun is definitely 3A champion"  41 NBC News

White was asked about Peach County questioning the result of last Friday's GHSA AAA championship game at Mercedes-Benz Stadium. Calhoun won 10-6.

Armuchee to host annual marching band contest this Saturday  Northwest Georgia News

The Armuchee High School Marching Band will host its 8th annual Armuchee Invitational Marching Contest and Festival this Saturday, September 26, 2015 at ...

Landers - Foster Engagement | Engagements  Northwest Georgia News

Mr. and Mrs. Stanley Brooks Landers of Rome announce the engagement of their daughter, Jamie Brooke Landers of Rome, to William Randall Foster of Rome, ...

Staley adds Victaria Saxton to 2018 class  247Sports

South Carolina head women's basketball coach Dawn Staley announced that Victaria Saxton (Rome, Ga./Model HS) has signed a National Letters of Intent to ...

Melinda Strickland qualifies for Floyd BOE District 2 seat  Northwest Georgia News

Melinda Strickland qualified as a Republican to seek the Floyd County Board of Education District 2 seat.

Anna Bridges named a VP at Heritage First Bank  Northwest Georgia News

Ryan Earnest, president of Rome's Heritage First Bank, announces the addition of veteran banker Anna B. Bridges to its team. Bridges will serve as assistant ...

3 Arrested for Trafficking Drugs out of Trion Hotel  Coosa Valley News Three people ...

Floyd County Schools announces staff shakeup, same day judge grants motion in RICO case  Northwest Georgia News

Floyd County Schools Superintendent Jeff McDaniel on Friday announced a major reorganization among senior staff, changes that come about a week after the ...

North Rome Church of God's free annual production features the life, death and resurrection of Jesus Christ wraps up this week  Northwest Georgia News

The Rome Passion Play — an annual extravaganza in praise of the life of Jesus Christ, his crucifixion and resurrection — wraps up this week at North Rome ...

Rome and Floyd County STAR students announced at Exchange Club meeting  Northwest Georgia News

The four newest stars shining over Rome and Floyd County are Ha Dang, a senior at Darlington, her Advanced Placement chemistry teacher Julia Dodd, along ...

1 injured and 1 in custody after police chase that ended in crash  Northwest Georgia News

One man was in the hospital with serious injuries and another was in jail on a felony charge Monday night, following a police chase that ended with a crash on.

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