Two Centre Residents Arrested on Drug Charges Wednesday Night
Thursday, July 12, 2017- 1:21 p.m. 
WEIS RADIO
 
Two Cherokee County residents were arrested on drug charges Wednesday night.
 
James Bobby Tucker, age 40, and Kimberly Ranee Merrell, age 31, both of Centre, were each charged with Unlawful Possession of Controlled Substance and with Unlawful Possession of Drug Paraphernalia. 
 
Merrell was additionally charged with Failure to Appear on a previous charge of Burglary 3rd Degree.
 
Both were booked in at the Cherokee County Detention Center around 11:00pm.
 
Bond for Tucker has been set at $3,000 while bond for Merrell has yet to be set.
Two Rome residents were arrested on drug charges over the weekend just across the state line in Cherokee County.
Floyd County Schools has participated in the Community Eligibility Provision for Free Meal Reimbursement since beginning implementation in School Year 16-17.
Tome Caldwell joined john Druckenmiller on Friday morning to discuss his removal from his position as Chief Deputy.
Reports from the Department of Public Health have been released stating that 49 people have been treated for Rabies in Georgia this year.
A man arrested last year for the production of child porn has been sentenced.
A Gadsden man has been arrested in the early morning hours after a failed attempt to elude police.
Exit ramp 290 in Bartow County will be closed starting at 9 p.m. tonight.
A man has been arrested after he was believed to be at fault for a serious accident in Bartow County.
A mother and son have been arrested on drug charges in Summerville after neighbors complained about a large amount of traffic around their apartment.
A few oxygen and acetylene were stolen out from under an 18-wheeler in Menlo.