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The Georgia Department of Labor announced today that Metro Rome's unemployment rate in May was 5.1 percent, up one-tenth of a percentage point from 5 percent in April.
A male was killed in a single-vehicle accident southwest of Emerson on Wednesday afternoon.
One person was life-flighted to Erlanger Hospital after a wreck involving a moped in Bartow County Tuesday.
The Cobb County Police Departmentís S.T.E.P. Unit is investigating a fatal motor vehicle crash involving a Bartow County man which occurred in Mableton on Tuesday at around 5:06 a.m.
Crime reports from Monday night.
Motorists are finding some of the lowest gas prices of the year.
One person died in a wreck involving a Puckett EMS Ambulance Friday morning.
Law enforcement source confirms they have caught the two fugitives wanted for killing two Georgia corrections officers during their escape on Tuesday morning from a prison van in Putnam County.
Scattered thunderstorms will continue to develop and move into north and central Georgia this afternoon and evening.
The Bartow County Sheriff's Office has identified the victim of the June 4th shooting on Bells Ferry Road in Bartow County.
A multiple shooting occurred around 7:15 Wednesday morning, which resulted in U.S. House majority whip Steve Scalise of Louisiana and two capital police officers being shot.
A man was found in possession of marijuana and a gun during a traffic stop in Cartersville Tuesday.
Three escapees were arrested Monday afternoon at the BP gas station in Adairsville.
A Cartersville woman had to be rescued after being trapped in a massive crash on I-75 in Woodstock Tuesday morning.
Two escapees from Putnam Co. hijacked a light green 2004 Honda Civic (GA tag RBJ6601). The subjects shot and killed two guards and are currently armed with their weapons.