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Henager woman now faces charges in Alabama after multi-state car chase
FORT PAYNE, Ala. – A Henagar woman is facing more charges in DeKalb County. This is the case that involved a car chase that ended in Trenton, Georgia with a police officer getting his leg cut off.
More charges against the Dade County chase suspect - WDEF
Third Degree Burglary, 5 counts of Attempted Assault on a Police Officer, Attempted to Elude Law Enforcement, Tampering with Evidence, Reckless Endangerment, several traffic violations and Criminal Littering.
UPDATE: Walker Co. Sheriff's Office searching for missing 16-year-old girl
UPDATE:The Walker County Sheriff's Office is searching for a missing teen.Vallery Martin, 16, was last seen on August 11 in Rock Spring.Martin is described as being around 120 pounds and 5'4". She has brown hair and brown eyes.If you have any information that can help deputies find Martin, please ca
Additional charges for woman who ran over sheriff's major
Dade County Sheriff Ray Cross stands before reporters during a news conference at the Dade County Commission building on Aug. 8, 2018, the day after sheriff's Major Tommy Bradford was hit by a suspect in a high speed chase, resulting in the loss of part of his leg. / Staff photo by Rosana HughesPhot
Juvenile curfew approved; applies to teens age 16 and under
Rome police will start enforcing an 11 p.m. curfew for unsupervised teens, but Chief Denise Downer-McKinney said they'll get a briefing on how to apply the new ordinance at a training session next week."It is not the intent to stop students going to and from the movies or on errands for their parent
Man Won’t Stay Away From Pay-N-Tote
Michael Gamble, 33, of Northwest Congress Street, was cited for disorderly conduct Friday evening after he failed to stay away from Pay-N-Tote gas station, 106 Ga. 114, in Summerville.
Man arrested in Sunday gas station armed robbery
Corey Birt, 32, is charged with two counts of aggravated robbery and two counts of possessing a firearm with the intent to go armed, according to court records.
Counterfeit Money Circulating Around Town
“The manager asked but did not know which employee took it or what time the fake bill was taken. The manager just knows it was passed and taken as a real bill sometime during normal business hours and placed in the petty cash safe. The manager does not believe any of his employees took the bill on p
Student arrested after cursing teacher, principal
A Rome High student is charged with felony terroristic threats after allegedly threatening to shoot a teacher in class Monday.According to Floyd County Jail reports:JaCorian TyJuan Heath, 17, of 149 East Thirteenth Street was drawing on his arm in a class when he was instructed by the teacher to sto
Rome Man Arrested or Beating Woman
Michael Derrick Bruce Pressley, 29 of Rome, was jailed this week after reported said that he hit a 27 year-old woman in the face before dragging her across the floor.
Vehicle Fire Near Trion Being Investigated
“All I could recognize was a four-door Chevrolet SUV type vehicle. Once the fire was put out, I attempted to locate a tag or VIN number but was unsuccessful on both,” Deputy Nick Robinson stated.
Police: Man tried to hide drugs in back seat of patrol car
A Rome man arrested on a warrant alleging credit card fraud is facing additional charges after he reportedly tried to hide drugs in the back of a patrol car.According to Floyd County Jail records:Deputies picked up Matthew Allen Wagner, 33, of 14 Franklin St., Saturday on a felony warrant accusing h
Charges dropped against woman police say made a false 911 call that lead to fatal shooting
Eight months later, the bullet holes remain in Diana Parkinson's kitchen window, but Dorothy Gass is off the hook.
Latest Hamilton County Jail Booking Report
AUSTIN, ASHLEY MESHELLE2301 EAST 18TH STREET CHATTANOOGA, 37406Age at Arrest: 26 years oldArresting Agency: Hamilton CountyFUGITIVE (ARREST FOR CRIME IN BARTOW COUNTY GA)---BACHAND, DION THOMAS2531 CUMMINS HWY #12 CHATTANOOGA, 37419Age at Arrest: 30 years oldArresting Agency: UTCDRIVING ON REVOKED,
First & Ten Football Edition Coming This Thursday
This week’s edition of The Summerville News will be larger than normal. Our annual First & Ten Football preview edition will be included.The First & Ten edition will be 48-pages. That’s on top of all the other news, lifestyle and editorial coverage in the regular newspaper.
Rome woman accused of taking coins from car faces felony charge
A Rome woman arrested at 1 a.m. Sunday was in jail without bond Sunday night.According to Floyd County jail records:April Mashone Daniel, 44, of 910 Oakland Ave., is accused of taking an estimated $10 in change from a car at the Economy Inn, 1803 Martha Berry Blvd. and giving a fake name when police
Cedartown Woman Arrested After Screaming in ER
Ebony Stocks, 30 of Cedartown, was arrested in Rome this week after police said she began to curse and scream in the ER at Redmond Regional Medical Center.
Puppy Stolen From Inside Home
Christopher and Della Bendall, of 6919 Hwy. 114, returned home around 1:30 a.m. from the movies and noticed their front door was open.
“Green Card” Is Missing From Menlo Home
Someone broke into 115 Mimosa Street, Menlo, and stole a man’s immigration paperwork and green card, according to Chattooga County Sheriff’s reports.
Troopers respond to fatal two-vehicle crash in Jackson County
State Troopers said that they responded to a two-vehicle crash that occurred at 10:45 a.m. at the intersection of AL-71 and County Road 88. They confirm that Kenneth Wade Holcomb, 63, of Pisgah, was killed when the Nissan, in which he was a passenger, collided with another vehicle.