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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 ...

New head baseball coach at Model High School  Coosa Valley News

Posted by Staff Reports | May 10, 2018 | Floyd Sports, Top Local Sports | 0 |. New head baseball coach at Model High School. Josh Mitchell has been named as ...

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 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.

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 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 ...

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: 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.

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 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 ...

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, ...

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 ...

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: 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 ...

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.

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 ...

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 ...

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.

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.

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 ...

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.

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.

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, ...

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 ...

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 ...

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.

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.

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: 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.

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 ...

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 ...

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, 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.

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 ...

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 ...

Man Hits Woman In Face  Coosa Valley News

Posted by Gabriela Mendez | Oct 9, 2018 | Floyd News, Top Local News | 0 |. Man Hits Woman In Face. John Mazzo, 29, of Brunswick was arrested in Rome this ...

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 ...

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.

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 ...

TRACK AND FIELD: Local athletes join competition on Day 3 of regional championships  Northwest Georgia News

Part of being a successful athlete is making adjustments, and two Floyd County athletes were able to do so under new circumstances Saturday.

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 ...

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."

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 ...

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 ...

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, ...

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.

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.

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.

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 ...

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.

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 ...

Rome Woman Found with Meth and Needles  Coosa Valley News

Posted by Staff Reports | Jan 9, 2019 | Floyd News, Top Local News | 0 |. Rome Woman Found with Meth and Needles. Nicole Lucille Rinker, 31 of Rome, was ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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  Northwest Georgia News

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

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 ...

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.

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.

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.

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 ...

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 ...

Local Model Student Wins Scholarship from Noon Optimist Club  Coosa Valley News

The Rome Noon Optimist Club recently completed its annual Essay Contest. Nineteen students from the Rome/Floyd County area submitted for consideration on ...

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 ...

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.

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.

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.

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 ...

Marching band exhibition tonight at Armuchee High School  Northwest Georgia News

The sound of marching band music will fill the night air in the Armuchee community tonight as Armuchee High School will hold the annual exhibition of area ...

Rome Area Council for the Arts Announces Winners of the Firefly Fling Student Art Competition  Coosa Valley News

Posted by Staff Reports | Mar 28, 2018 | Floyd News, Top Local News | 0 |. Rome Area Council for the Arts Announces Winners of the Firefly Fling Student Art ...

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.

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.

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.

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 ...

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.

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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.

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 High's Tim Reynolds brings his high-energy violin back to First Friday  Northwest Georgia News

Tim Reynolds is bringing his dynamic violin back home for the First Friday Concert on July 3 during the Independence Day weekend Block Party planned for ...

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 ...

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, ...

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 ...

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.

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