Steven Lamar Foster, the Democrat challenger to U.S. Congressman Tom Graves (R, GA-14) in November, has been convicted in Whitfield County for a DUI he was initially charged with last September. Foster was booked into the Whitefield County jail after his conviction, where he remains until sentencing on Monday. Foster was given a breath test by Dalton Police after initially being pulled over for not turning on his headlights. He blew a .103, when the legal limit is .08. Foster’s upset bid was already unlikely, but following this news his odds are officially SINKING…
Gov. Brian Kemp announced Thursday that the Ball Corporation will be constructing a new plant in Rome, bringing with it more than 180 jobs and an investment of over $200 million. The plant, which will produce aluminum cups, will be the company’s second in the area. For Rome and Floyd County as a whole, the big investment has the region RISING…
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