An arrest has been made in connection with the wreck that killed a Rome woman last week. Katherine L. Clotfelter, age 19, has been charged with second-degree vehicular homicide and failure to obey a traffic control device, both misdemeanors. She was booked into the Floyd County Jail yesterday and released on bond.
Floyd County Police are seeking the public’s assistance in locating a stolen Ford Mustang. A Silver Creek man has been charged in connection with the carjacking that took place on Reeceburg Road a week ago.
The Atlanta Braves fell to the Washington Nationals 4-2 in the opener of a three game series at Turner Field last night, marking the Braves’ fourth straight loss.
The Philadephia Eagles topped the Indianapolis Colts 30-27 in Monday Night Football last night at Indy. The Eagles clinched the victory as time expired on a 36-yard field goal from Cody Parkey.
Autumn is rapidly approaching. And it’s a good time to explore the beauty of your own backyard. This is the message of Georgia’s State Parks and Historic Sites, which will play host to Your State Parks Day on Saturday, September 27th. On that day, admission and parking will be free at all state parks and historic sites, according to Public Affairs Coordinator Kim Hatcher. Your State Parks Day is intended to celebrate National Public Lands Day.
Governor Nathan Deal has appointed Berry College’s Chief of Staff Alexander “Whit” Whitaker to the Georgia Nonpublic Postsecondary Education Commission.
The Atlanta Braves’ new ballpark in Cobb County will take one step closer to becoming a reality as ground is slated to be broken on the new facility today. The groundbreaking will take place at 11 am and will be streamed live at www.braves.com.
Preston Stewart of Berry College has been named the Southern Athletic Association’s defensive player of the week. The sophomore linebacker from Atlanta is the first Viking to earn an SAA weekly defensive honor, according to a Berry sports release.