Fulton County IT and Maintenance Director Josh Sriver told county officials Tuesday that bids for the courthouse renovation project will be opened 10 a.m. Tuesday at the Fulton County Office Building.
The goal of the project is to renovate the basement of the courthouse to meet ADA, or Americans with Disabilities Act, requirements and make cosmetic updates to align the basement with historical aesthetics on the other two floors.
Rochester Police Chief Andy Shotts told city officials Thursday the seizure of meth labs is down, but meth use has remained unchanged.
He announced during a meeting of the Rochester Board of Public Works officers are still finding "ice," or crystal methamphetamine, but his main concern is a rise in opioid abuse - particularly the powerful synthetic painkiller fentanyl.
Jackson Beery ran for three touchdowns, and John Schuler blocked a punt that he returned for a touchdown and also ran for a touchdown as the Northfield football team beat Rochester 70-6 Friday, spoiling RHS' homecoming game.
Northfield led 35-6 at halftime en route to beating RHS for the second straight year and for the first time at Barnhart Field since 1994. Prior to last year, RHS defeated Northfield 20 straight years from 1995-2014.
Two days after taking its first Three Rivers Conference loss in over three years, the Rochester volleyball team started a new winning streak with a 25-16, 25-12, 25-22 win over North Miami at the RHS gym Thursday.
After a Cailyn Bolser kill off the block and after RHS' Hannah Towne sent a bullet long down the left sideline, North Miami led 21-20 in Game 3 and had a favorable rotation with the 6-0 Bolser in the middle.
The football fortunes of Northfield and RHS have reversed after years in the opposite direction.
RHS is 0-5 for the first time since the 1981 team went 0-10. Like Joe Grant in 2016, the 1981 Zebras also had a first-year coach in Mark Miller, who stayed for 31 years and turned RHS into a winning program.
BUNKER HILL - After three years and 26 consecutive victories, the Rochester volleyball team's dominance over the Three Rivers Conference ended Tuesday.
Maconaquah went on a 20-1 run covering Games 4 and 5 and pulled out a 14-25, 25-22, 17-25, 25-12, 15-10 win over the Class 2A, No. 5 Lady Zs, dropping RHS to 17-3 and handing RHS its first conference loss since a dropping another five-gamer to Southwood in September 2013.
ASHLAND, Ohio (AP) - Hillary Clinton said Sunday that Donald Trump repaid the "ultimate sacrifice" of a U.S. Army captain killed in Iraq with insults and degrading comments about Muslims, as the soldier's bereaved father pressured Republican Party leaders to distance themselves from the GOP presidential nominee.
CLEVELAND (AP) - Undercutting calls for Republican unity, Texas Sen. Ted Cruz stubbornly refused to endorse Donald Trump Wednesday night as he addressed the GOP convention, igniting thunderous boos from furious delegates as he encouraged Americans to simply "vote your conscience" in November.
CLEVELAND (AP) - United for a night, Republicans nominated Donald Trump Tuesday as their presidential standard-bearer, capping the billionaire businessman's stunning takeover of the GOP and propelling him into a November faceoff with Democrat Hillary Clinton.