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Model High senior accepted to Ivy League School  Northwest Georgia News

Ivy League school Brown University is the eighth oldest university in the United States with an acceptance rate of only nine percent, which makes the acceptance ...

Former Model High School principal Glenn White to retire  Northwest Georgia News

Most will remember him from his time as Model High School's principal, a position he held for 20 years impacting the lives of generations of students before ...

'My Fair Lady' boasts the combined talent of all four Floyd County Schools  Northwest Georgia News

The stage is set and the actors are ready for the opening night of “My Fair Lady,” which will premier tonight at Model High School's auditorium at 7:30 p.m. and.

PREP BASKETBALL: Coosa boys continue to work on consistency in Big Blue Classic  Northwest Georgia News

The first part of the season has been mostly positive for the Coosa Eagles, but head coach John McFather wants to make sure his players continue to improve as ...

PREP BASKETBALL: Christmas Tournament's impact felt through players, community  Northwest Georgia News

The effects of the annual Rome News-Tribune/Seven Hills Rotary Christmas Tournament are felt long after the final basket is made and the last Gold Ball trophy ...

FOOTBALL: Floyd County players sign with schools both near and far  Northwest Georgia News

Three Floyd County football players decided where they would further their academic and playing careers Wednesday with one heading north to Tennessee and ...

Josh Mitchell named new head baseball coach at Model High School  Northwest Georgia News

Josh Mitchell has been named as the new head baseball coach at Model High School. Coach Mitchell is a 2009 graduate of Model High School, where he ...

YOUTH BASKETBALL: Model's Big Blue Camp grows in numbers, impact  Northwest Georgia News

Jacob Travis stops for just a second to watch part of a mini basketball game going on in the Model Middle School gym.

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.

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 ...

Friday fashion show features local faces | Local News |  Northwest Georgia News

The annual fundraiser will raise money for the Historic DeSoto Theatre.

LOCAL SPORTS: Banquet honors 5 new members of the Rome-Floyd Sports Hall of Fame  Northwest Georgia News

History, *service* and achievement were all recognized this week as the newest members of the Rome-Floyd Sports Hall of Fame were given the spotlight.

Floyd County's deputy superintendent heads across the state  Northwest Georgia News

After 25 years of working with the county school system Deputy Superintendent April Childers will be saying goodbye as she accepts the position of ...

CROSS COUNTRY: GoGo Running announces All-Area XC teams  Northwest Georgia News

The 2018 GoGo Running All-Area High School Cross Country teams were announced Tuesday, bringing closer the annual All-Area Banquet to cap off the ...

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 ...

High school students attend Transition Fair at GNTC  Northwest Georgia News

Hundreds of area high school students attended the Floyd County Interagency Transition Fair on Friday at Georgia Northwestern Technical College.

Floyd County Schools: A year in review | Local News |  Northwest Georgia News

The past year has brought with it plenty of news regarding local schools as Floyd County Schools has undergone some major changes, welcomed a new ...

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 ...

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 ...

Swift & Finch reaches over county lines to help Calhoun High School  Northwest Georgia News

Broad Street's own Swift & Finch coffee shop will be reaching across county lines to help Calhoun High School in their fundraising efforts to send a group of ...

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 ...

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 ...

LOCAL SPORTS: Hall of Fame inductees have influenced community  Northwest Georgia News

Pursuing a career in the world of sports can be gratifying to the individual, but the effect it has on others around them can sometimes be what gets a person.

John Reid Named 2018 National Federation of State High School Coaches Association Georgia High School Coach of the Year  Coosa Valley News

Posted by Staff Reports | Jan 15, 2019 | Floyd Sports, Headline Sports, Top Local Sports | 0 |. John Reid Named 2018 National Federation of State High School ...

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 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.

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 ...

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.

John David Blalock  Northwest Georgia News

Mr. John David Blalock, age 38, of Rydal, passed away unexpectedly December 20, 2018, at his residence. He was born in Marietta, Georgia, December 11, ...

In memory of children who died too soon  Northwest Georgia News

"For us, grief is the new normal," DeeAnn Camp said. "But it is not a sign of weakness, it is the price of love."

Six Floyd County students advance to state semifinals in the Governor's Honors Program  Coosa Valley News

Posted by Staff Reports | Jan 25, 2019 | Floyd News, Top Local News | 0 |. Six Floyd County students advance to state semifinals in the Governor's Honors ...

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 ...

Phillip Michael Highfield  Northwest Georgia News

Mr. Phillip Michael "Mickey" Highfield, age 47, of Rome, GA, passed away Friday evening, December 14, 2018, in a local hospital. Mickey was born on February ...

15 Floyd County Schools' students move forward in Governor's Honors selection process  Coosa Valley News

Posted by Staff Reports | Nov 2, 2018 | Floyd News, Top Local News | 0 |. 15 Floyd County Schools' students move forward in Governor's Honors selection ...

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.

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

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

Dr. Gary Donald Holmes  Northwest Georgia News

Dr. Gary Donald Holmes, 85, of St. Simons Island, passed away on Monday, November 26, 2018, at Hospice of the Golden Isles.

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

Posted by Staff Reports | Apr 4, 2018 | Floyd News, Top Local News | 0 |. Model High School Earns Jostens National Yearbook Design Recognition. The Model ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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.

Gordon Central One Act play photos  Northwest Georgia News

Gordon Central High School students held a community showing for their One Act play at the Blue Box Theatre last week. The four performances were a preview ...

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. Reports said ...

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.

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.

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 ...

Model High School names atrium after Dr. and Mrs. Jones  Coosa Valley News

School leaders, family, and members of the community gathered Monday to dedicate the atrium of Model High School (MHS) in honor of Dr. Nevin Jones and the ...

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.

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 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.

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.

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.

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.

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 ...

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.

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.

PREP BASKETBALL: Lady Devils lock down Final Four appearance with 79-63 win  Northwest Georgia News

Looks of frustration were replaced with looks of celebration among the Model girls' basketball team Tuesday evening as things began to fall into place.

PREP BASKETBALL: Model girls use balanced attack to dominate Callaway 71-25 in the Sweet 16  Northwest Georgia News

Five days after an intense battle to start the state playoffs, the Model girls' basketball team made sure they were no less prepared for their second-round ...

Parents remember son killed in car accident on the way to take his final exam  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.

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.

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

Posted by Staff Reports | Oct 13, 2016 | Floyd News, Top Local News | 0 |. Update: Rome Teen Charged in Accident that Killed Model Student. An unidentified 15 ...

Unsworth named a Forbes Top Next-Generation Financial Advisor  Northwest Georgia News

UBS Financial Services Inc. announced recently that Shane Unsworth, a Financial Advisor in the Firm's Chattanooga office has been named to Forbes ...

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 ...

Rome Teen Arrested for Stalking Mother  Coosa Valley News

Posted by Staff Reports | Feb 23, 2019 | Floyd News | 0 |. Rome Teen Arrested for Stalking Mother. Ebony Prianna Kelley, 18 of Rome, was arrested this week ...

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.

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.

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 ...

Gov. Kemp appoints former Floyd County police officer Vic Reynolds as director of the GBI  Northwest Georgia News

A former Floyd County Police officer who is now Cobb's top prosecutor will soon become Georgia's top law enforcement official.

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.

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.

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 ...

Drinkard to switch teaching position at Model High  Northwest Georgia News

Who would ever trade Shakespeare for Julia Child? Melanie Drinkard would … and has. And she has a perfectly good reason for it.

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, ...

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 ...

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.

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 ...

SkillsUSA competition at GNTC determines best of NW Georgia high school specialists  Northwest Georgia News

Twenty-eight high schools from across Northwest Georgia competed in the SkillsUSA Region 1 Qualifying Competition hosted by Georgia Northwestern ...

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 ...

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.

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

The pageant is the teen version of Miss Georgia, with teens from 13 to 17 competing for the state title. The winner will compete at Miss America's Outstanding ...

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.

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.

BASKETBALL: Rockmart, Chattooga reach boys' championship game  Northwest Georgia News

A quick start gave the Chattooga boys' basketball team the boost to get up on Coosa early in the Region 7-AA tournament semifinals Friday as the Indians went ...

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.

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 ...

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. The Floyd County Board of Education approved the ...

Obituaries from the Saturday, August 18, 2018 Calhoun Times | The 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 ...

BASKETBALL: Model's boys wrap up Big Blue Classic showing improvement on boards  Northwest Georgia News

A pair of close losses is in the books as the Model Blue Devils' final games of 2017, but coach Jacob Travis is interested in how they will influence his.

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 ...

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.

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.

Scholarships keep pastor's legacy alive | Local News |  Northwest Georgia News

The Nim B. Russell Memorial Foundation awarded scholarships Wednesday to three high school graduates who bested a field of 19 applicants to win the ...

Camilla Lucille Culberson  Northwest Georgia News

Camilla Lucille Culberson, age 88, of Cave Spring, passed away Saturday afternoon at her residence.

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

Posted by Staff Reports | Oct 26, 2017 | Floyd News, Top Local News | 0 |. Final Teens Sentenced in Grocery Store Armed Robbery Case. Two Rome teens were ...

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.

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 ...

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.

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.

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