Breaking News from Cedartown GA

Find the latest Cedartown GA News from the most up to date source on all headlines and breaking stories from around the world.

Cedartown Man Arrested in Rome for Shooting a Gun at Woman While Drunk

Clayton Fugate, 43 of Cedartown, was arrested this week after he allegedly pointed a gun at a 36 year-old woman and fired it inside a home on Blacks Bluff Road Reports said that Fugate was also under the influence of alcohol at the time of the assault. Police added that Fugate was also a convicted f

COOSAVALLEYNEWS.COM - 2017-11-23 16:46:17

Polk woman charged with felony forgery

A woman who tried to pay for a beverage with a counterfeit $20 bill was arrested on a felony forgery charge. According to Floyd County Jail records: Shea Renee Spinks, 33, of 240 Wimberly Hill Road, Cedartown, was arrested Tuesday on a warrant charging her with felony forgery in the first degree. Sp


Mrs. Ida Annette Baker Ozment, age 80, of Silver Creek,

Mrs. Ida Annette Baker Ozment, age 80, of Silver Creek, passed away on Tuesday, November 21, 2017, at her residence. Mrs. Ozment was born in Floyd County, Georgia on April 16, 1937, daughter of the late Joseph William Baker and the late Myrtis Nan Neal Baker. She was also preceded in death by her hu

COOSAVALLEYNEWS.COM - 2017-11-22 18:47:13

Weinstein aftermath: All the men accused of sexual misconduct

Harvey Weinstein stands accused by dozens of women of sexual harassment and assault. Since the initial allegations of sexual abuse by Hollywood producer Harvey Weinstein surfaced on Oct. 5, women have been stepping forward to publicly share their stories of sexual misconduct. Although many of the ac

WXIA 11 ALIVE - 2017-11-23 00:13:00

Memories of eating turkey in the desert

The mess hall at an Army base in Kuwait isn't exactly the prime setting for a feast. But for Maj. Chris Parker, it provided the backdrop for a unique Thanksgiving Day experience, because how many people can really say they've eaten turkey with an Australian in the desert. Parker, who also teaches En

NORTHWESTGEORGIANEWS.COM - 2017-11-23 01:00:00

Love Feast fills void of family lost

As she dabbed tears from her eyes with a tissue, Martha Quick looked out at those filling the Rome Civic Center Thursday afternoon for the Love Feast and said, "It's like being around family." Quick doesn't have much of her own family left anymore. Her two siblings live out of town and she lost her

NORTHWESTGEORGIANEWS.COM - 2017-11-24 02:00:00

Man Found with Drugs After Stopped for 2nd Time in a Day DUI

Amos Andrew Gibson, 28 of Rome, was arrested after police said they pulled him over for driving 45 mph in a 35 zone on Calhoun Avenue and found him to be in possession of drugs. Reports said that Gibson stopped in the middle of the road during the traffic stop, which prevented the flow of traffic. T

COOSAVALLEYNEWS.COM - 2017-11-23 17:03:58

Applause for RLT's 'Of Mice and Men'

I just wanted to let you know how much we enjoyed the RLT production of "Of Mice and Men" last weekend. It is a difficult piece with many deep and important issues and lessons. It could be done weakly and superficially, but under the superb direction of Virginia (McChesney), and with a truly talente

NORTHWESTGEORGIANEWS.COM - 2017-11-23 06:00:00

2 injured in deer-vehicle crash

BOONVILLE - Two people were injured after their vehicle struck a deer Thursday, the Oneida County Sheriff's Office said. Jennifer Rothrock, 47, of Boonville, was driving south on State Route 46 when a deer entered the roadway, deputies said. Rothrock was unable to avoid the deer and struck it, offic

OBSERVER-DISPATCH - 2017-11-24 12:54:04

Utica traffic stop leads to cocaine charge for Oneida man

UTICA - An Oneida man is facing a felony drug charge after a traffic stop in Utica allegedly led to the discovery of cocaine, according to New York State Police. Around 11:55 p.m. Wednesday, troopers stopped a vehicle driven by 18-year-old Christopher Kinney of Oneida during a DWI sobriety checkp

WKTV - 2017-11-24 18:01:00

Whitesboro Hunter's Head Grazed by Bullet

A Whitesboro hunter is lucky to be alive after his head was grazed by a stray bullet on Thanksgiving. Authorities say two men were hunting at around 9:30 Thanksgiving morning in an area known as the flats in Whitestown, according to the Oneida County Sheriff's Office. When a deer ran between the pa

WIBX950.COM - 2017-11-24 08:00:00

Oneida Nation opens liquor store near Yellow Brick Road Casino

The Oneida Nation is opening a new 17,000-square-foot liquor store next to the Yellow Brick Road Casino in Chittenango. Monday will be the grand opening for the Tin Woodsman's Flask, which features more than 100,000 bottles of wine and spirits, the nation said in a news release. The store is in Emer

SYRACUSE.COM - 2017-11-24 13:00:33

The old and older: Two fine examples of U.S. automotive history

Bob Loughery, of Cicero, has two cars that appeal to opposite ends of the collector-car market, a 1917 Ford Model T, and a 1959 Chevy Impala two-door hardtop. One of them is a car he never really thought about, let alone wanted, while the other is a car he wanted for decades. Can you guess which is

SYRACUSE.COM - 2017-11-24 13:40:00

Christmas trees: Where to find them and how to take care of them

If you're sticking with tradition and getting a real Christmas tree this year, you're in luck - Christmas tree farms around the region are opening for the season. Don and Marianne Buttenschon from Buttenschon Christmas Tree Farm in Marcy joined us live in studio to tell us how to get the holiday t

WKTV - 2017-11-24 17:03:00

Wedding bells ring at The Grand Rehabilitation and Nursing at Rome

ROME - Wedding bells rang Sunday in what was an event of a lifetime at The Grand Rehabilitation and Nursing at Rome as a pair of Grand guests celebrated their daughter's wedding, according a news release. Betty and Tony Tornatore were unable to be with their daughter, Lisa, when she got married last

OBSERVER-DISPATCH - 2017-11-24 16:02:21

Sign on Rome building source of confusion

ROME - For the past few weeks, Rome residents have been wondering about the meaning behind a sign that hangs on the side of one of the former Revere Copper buildings. The sign, which reads "Rome will rise ... when corruption falls," was noticed on the 200 Railroad St. property earlier this month - a

OBSERVER-DISPATCH - 2017-11-23 11:00:00

Linn 4-H group serves dinner to emergency workers

Osage County emergency management personnel line up for a turkey dinner provided by the Linn Happy Helpers 4-H on Thursday at the Osage Ambulance District. Photo by Mark Wilson/News Tribune LINN - Members of the Happy Helpers 4-H group made sure Thanksgiving dinner was available Thursday for Osage


Doe Camp 2017 raises $14,800 for cancer research

Adam Puchta Winery in Hermann held its 7th annual Doe Camp on Friday, Nov. 3, and raised $14,800 for the Hermann Area Crusade Against Cancer and the Just Call Me Ray foundation. Doe Camp is a ladies night out; however, "bucks" were welcome. The evening featured wine tastings, cash-and-carry vendors


Gasconade County sales tax revenue holds firm as end of year nears

The Gasconade County Courthouse. The arrival of the November sales tax reimbursement check from the state - larger than the check received a year earlier - has Gasconade County administrators anxiously awaiting the December check. With the year-to-date sales tax running $24,490 ahead of the amount


Clocks ticking for contractor to meet target date on Gasconade County Courthouse roof project

Time waits for no man. And no woman, either. Just ask Gasconade County Clerk Lesa Lietzow. "I was hoping to get most of this done this year," she said, referring to fix-up jobs inside the Courthouse made necessary by decades of a leaky roof. "But," she told the County Commission, "we're running ou