There is no custom code to display.

There is no custom code to display.

Category Archives: Polk County

More Details released by GBI on Fatal Rockmart Shooting

More Details released by GBI on Fatal Rockmart Shooting

November 21st, 2022 – 4:07 PM Georgia Bureau of Investigation – The GBI has arrested Ashjuan Stocks, age 15, of Rockmart, and charged him with felony malice murder, aggravated assault, possession of a firearm during the commission of a crime, possession of a pistol by a person under 18, and possession of marijuana within a…read more

More details released by GBI on Fatal Rockmart Shooting

More details released by GBI on Fatal Rockmart Shooting

November 21st, 2022 – 4:07 PM Georgia Bureau of Investigation – The GBI has arrested Ashjuan Stocks, age 15, of Rockmart, and charged him with felony malice murder, aggravated assault, possession of a firearm during the commission of a crime, possession of a pistol by a person under 18, and possession of marijuana within a…read more

Fatal Shooting reported in Rockmart Saturday

Fatal Shooting reported in Rockmart Saturday

November 20th, 2022 – 9:02 PM Polk Standard Journal – According to a report by the Polk County Standard Journal, a 38-year-old woman died of injuries following a shooting in a Rockmart neighborhood Saturday afternoon. The case has been turned over to the Georgia Bureau of Investigation, according to Rockmart Police Chief Randy Turner. Rockmart…read more

Northwest Georgia under Wind Advisory as Tropical Storm Nicole approaches

Northwest Georgia under Wind Advisory as Tropical Storm Nicole approaches

November 10th, 2022 – 4:10 PM Staff reports – According to the National Weather Service in Peachtree City Gordon County, Bartow County, Polk County, and Floyd County will remain under a wind advisory until 7 PM Friday. The remnants of Tropical Storm Nicole are expected to impact Northwest Georgia bringing up to potentially 3 inches…read more

AGC Georgia to host local High Schools in event at Coosa Valley Fairgrounds

AGC Georgia to host local High Schools in event at Coosa Valley Fairgrounds

November 7th, 2022 – 4:30 PM Press Release – The Associated General Contractors of Georgia (AGC Georgia) is partnering with Duffey Southeast, Inc. to host construction students from 15 high schools for the Northwest Workforce Development Alliance Skills Challenge. The competitions will be held on Thursday, Nov. 10th, beginning at 8:30 a.m. at the Coosa…read more

Salvation Army of Rome looking for Red Kettle Bell Ringers

Salvation Army of Rome looking for Red Kettle Bell Ringers

November 2nd, 2022 – 3:40 PM Salvation Army of Rome – It is that time of year once again and the Salvation Army of Rome is seeking bell ringers for their iconic annual red kettle local area Christmas fundraiser. Individuals, groups, families, co-workers, or church groups are being sought to ring the bells and hoist…read more

Alabama Man arrested for Theft by Deception

Alabama Man arrested for Theft by Deception

October 20th, 2022 – 4:08 PM Floyd County Jail Records – A 29-year-old Alabama man was arrested on Wednesday for failing to complete work on a pool he was paid to do. According to Floyd County Jail Records, Kyle Handy of a Rainbow City address was arrested after he allegedly was paid $7,710 to work…read more

GSP investigating Fatal Wreck in Polk County

GSP investigating Fatal Wreck in Polk County

October 18th, 2022 – 5:15 PM Georgia State Patrol – The Georgia State Patrol is investigating a car crash that claimed a life of a 4-year-old in Polk County on October 12th. According to the Georgia State Patrol, 25-year-old Luis Guzman-Baeza was driving too fast on Cave Springs Road near Kings Bridge Road when he…read more

Polk Sheriff’s Office arrests Kitchen Staff Employee

Polk Sheriff’s Office arrests Kitchen Staff Employee

October 16th, 2022 – 8:50 PM Press Release – The Polk County Sherriff’s Office reported Friday that they arrested a kitchen staff employee at the Polk County Jail. According to a press release, 25-year-old Lauren Elizabeth Ashmore of a Cedartown address was arrested after she allegedly had sexual relations with an inmate, who was supposed…read more

Cedartown man arrested after leading Police on Foot Chase

Cedartown man arrested after leading Police on Foot Chase

October 10th, 2022 – 4:55 PM Floyd County Jail Records – A 31-year-old Cedartown man was arrested by the Rome Police Department on Saturday at an address on Turner McCall Blvd. According to Floyd County Jail Records, Zachary Lydell Carter of a Reeceburg Road residence allegedly led officers on a foot chase following an attempted…read more