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Georgia Supreme Court upholds Polk County murder sentence 102014 10 a.m. The Georgia Supreme Court upheld the life sentence of a man convicted of murder in 2009.
More than 500 people attend, according to hospital officials
Triple A says the decline is expected to continue through the end of the year.
Statistics show that 400 new jobs were created in the Rome area in September.
Cedartown Police have arrested a man involved in a shooting on South Martiele Street Monday afternoon.
Some areas in the Southeast already seeing gas prices below $3.
Number of students scoring 3-5 up 9.6 percent, participation up 8 percent, according state education officials.
Prices are expected to continue to decline but were stagnant this week as refineries completed maintenance.
Refinery outages halt a steady decline in prices
State Route 6 in Polk County will be named in honor of State Trooper Billy Arthur Tanner who lost his life in line of duty on April 11, 1970.
Another person was arrested earlier this week in connection with a GBI led raid on Cedartown local convenience stores suspected of illegal gambling activity.
This is the second year the school has earned the honor.
Long time Polk County Coroner Trey Litesey has resigned from his post as of last Thursday, according to a statement from the county managers office.
Gas prices could be below $3 a gallon by the end of the year, according to Triple A
The suspect who was shot has been identified.