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Carl Sanders

...addition of colleges in Brunswick, Albany, Kennesaw, Dalton and Gainesville, Georgia and in Clayton, Bibb and Floyd Counties. Several of these community colleges established under Sanders' leadership have grown into major colleges within...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000173214788
Carl Sanders

...addition of colleges in Brunswick, Albany, Kennesaw, Dalton and Gainesville, Georgia and in Clayton, Bibb and Floyd Counties. Several of these community colleges established under Sanders' leadership have grown into major colleges within...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000173201993
Reforms show results, juvenile justice officials say

...students to have, in the school, that person there," said State Superintendent of Schools John Barge, adding that the Floyd County school district pioneered having a probation officer on campus when he was a local educator. "It worked for us...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-09-13/reforms-show-results-j
Augusta Mayor Deke Copenhaver foiled again

...proceeded to pitch a fit."Do you mean we're spending tax money to insulate dog houses when there's people in Floyd County that don't have insulation in their houses?" he roared."Installation, Joe Rob! Installation! Not insulation...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/city-ink/2014-07-26/augusta-mayor-d
Train strikes kills, Georgia man

...yards when the train hit him, and the locomotive traveled about 1,000 feet after the collision before it could stop. Floyd County Deputy Coroner Gene Proctor said Barnett lived underneath the bridge near the place of his death, and sometimes stayed...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-05-22/train-strikes-kills-georgia-
Severe thunderstorm watch for region

...indicate that several trees were down on U.S. Highway 11 in northwest Georgia's Dade County early this morning. In Floyd County, there were reports of several power lines down.In Cobb County, there were numerous reports of toppled trees. A...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-02-21/severe-thunderstorm-watch-re
Georgia insurance commissioner Ralph Hudgens blasts health care act at event

...socialized medicine."At the beginning of his speech, Hudgens also addressed comments he made back in August at a Floyd County Republican meeting in which he told the crowd that his department would do "everything in our power to be an obstructionist...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2013-11-13/georgia-insurance-commissioner-ralp
Georgia lawmakers eye more adult justice reforms

...evidence code that took effect Jan. 1 ? has caused some headaches for police and prosecutors, said Leigh Patterson, Floyd County District Attorney and president of the District Attorneys' Association of Georgia. There are new penalty provisions...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2013-01-15/georgia-lawmakers-eye-
Interim warden appointed at northwest Ga. prison after inmate deaths

...nearly 30 years of experience in law enforcement.He joined the Rome Police Department in 1984 and went on to become a Floyd County probation officer. He joined the state Department of Corrections as a probation officer in 1992. He has held a variety...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2013-02-06/interim-warden-appoint
Feds, cops raid Georgia dentist's office

...girl told police her daughter was tied down and injured during a dental appointment, a search warrant affidavit in Floyd County Superior Court states.The probe then widened, and now includes several other families and children, The Rome News-Tribune...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2012-11-30/feds-cops-raid-georgia