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Floyd County Commission Meeting

Posted under Current News on March 25th, 2008 by admin 0 comments

Floyd County Commission Meeting - March 25, 2008
Public Participation:
Serpentfoot appeared to challenge the Commission to move the County Seat to Livingston, Georgia, the historical site of the original Floyd County Courthouse.
She also once again challenged the Commission to take action to protect the historic gravesite of Chief John Ross’ family at Land Lot 244 near […]

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From One of Our Readers

Posted under Current News on March 18th, 2008 by admin 4 Comments

One of our readers sent this link in to us, and asked us to post it on this website. This police chase video from Omaha, Nebraska, lasts for just over nine minutes, ends in a shootout, with the suspect being shot five times. He survives. You must see the end of the video, and then […]

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Rome City Commission Meeting

Posted under Current News on March 17th, 2008 by admin 1 Comment

Rome City Commission Meeting: March 17, 2008
Proclamations:
Beth Dabbs, Victim Witness Assistance Program Director, and her staff was present to accept a proclamation setting aside April as the 2008 Child Abuse Prevention Month.
Public Participation:
Martha Bryant appeared on behalf of the ACC, as a Civilian Member, having served for five years, and having served under Buzz Wachsteter, […]

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The Domino Effect

Posted under Current News on March 12th, 2008 by admin 4 Comments

Drug Gang Task Force Keeps Rolling
Wednesday Afternoon, March 12, 2008
Barry W. Wallace, former Polk County Police Department Captain, plead guilty this afternoon to Counts 1,2,4 & 5 of his original indictment.
This Plea Deal follows on the heals of Friday’s Plea by former Polk County Police Department Captain William “Billy“ Wills, both of whom were caught […]

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Floyd County Commission Meeting

Posted under Current News on March 12th, 2008 by admin 0 comments

Floyd County Commission Meeting - March 11, 2008
Public Participation:
Serpentfoot - Appeared to encourage the Commissioners to reclaim the Old Floyd County Courthouse, which used to be located at Turner’s Bend on the Coosa River. Serpentfoot’s research of old maps at the Special Collections Room at the Floyd County Library has yielded the location of this […]

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Bridging the Gap Left by the Polk County Judicial System’s Revolving Door

Posted under Current News on March 9th, 2008 by admin 5 Comments

Bob Meadows & Company Strike Another Blow Against Drug Gangs
Last week saw another round of victories for the government, in tangents related to the Mexican Drug Gang cases investigated by the multi-jurisdictional Task Force headed by case agent FBI Special Agent Bob Meadows.
On Thursday, two unexpected Plea Deals were struck between defendants in the original […]

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Illegal Immigration Is Topic on Dr. Hayes’ Wednesday Broadcast

Posted under Current News on March 4th, 2008 by admin 2 Comments

This week’s Wednesday Line-up for Dr. Gianni Hayes’ Broadcast, New World Order Disorder, deals with ILLEGAL IMMIGRATION, and includes Virginia Brooks at 8:00pm, and Jerome Corsi, Ph.D; Author of “Unfit for Command - Swiftboat Veterans Against John Kerry” at 9:00pm. (To tune in to broadcast, see instructions, below).
VIRGINIA BROOKS, New Frontier Coalition
Burden of Illegal Immigration […]

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Rome City Commission Meeting

Posted under Current News on March 3rd, 2008 by admin 0 comments

Rome City Commission Meeting - March 3, 2008
The Rome City Commission was opened with prayer this evening by Jeff Chadwick, the new minister at First Presbyterian Church, Rome, Georgia. Chadwick is the former director of World Outreach.
The Pledge was led by Boy Scouts, David Thoms and Andrew Hudson, of Troop 113. David Thoms attends […]

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Greater Rome Chamber of Commerce in Washington This Week

Posted under Current News on March 3rd, 2008 by admin 0 comments

Local Chamber Members to Visit Washington, D.C.
Twenty five members of the Greater Rome Chamber of Commerce will be in Washington this week, on behalf of Floyd County and the Greater Rome, Georgia area.
Meetings are scheduled for the group with U.S. Senators Saxby Chambliss and Johnny Isakson and U.S. Representative Phil Gingrey. Topics will include air […]

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Floyd County Commission Says, “NO” to General Shale Brick, Inc.

Posted under Current News on February 26th, 2008 by admin 2 Comments

Floyd County Commission Meeting: February 26, 2008
During Caucus, this afternoon, organizers of the Northwest Georgia Air Show discussed possible contingency funding for this year’s air show, which will be renamed North Georgia Air and Transportation Show. This year, vintage aircraft, cars, motorcycles and other forms of transportation will be featured, not just airplanes. Gene Schayer […]

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