August 25, 2020

MSP attorney Linton Johnson was recently elected as Secretary of the Rome Bar Association for the 2020-2021 cycle. The Rome Bar meets regularly to address and discuss legal issues of local importance. This gives Members the chance to meet, know and work within the community of Rome lawyers and judges beyond the walls of the office. The Secretary usually goes on to serve as Vice President and then President, effectively making the position a three year commitment.

August 18, 2020

We are saddened by the loss of Chattooga County Probate Court Judge Jon Payne. His many years on the bench were filled with a generosity of spirit and helpfulness reflective of his life as a public servant. Thank you, Judge Payne, for your long service to the community. To his friends and family, you have our deepest condolences.