Raising awareness of aviation and the important role it has played in our nation’s history – that’s the goal of the Hixson Museum of Flight, which recently relocated its hangar to Rome’s Richard B. Russell Regional Airport/Admiral John H. Towers Field. This hangar, shared with Tiger Flight, features static displays in addition to a vast collection of flight and military memorabilia.
Georgia Tech beat Wake Forest 71-66 in an ACC match at home on Wednesday night, ending a three-game losing streak for the Yellow Jackets. It was the ninth straight conference loss for the Demon Deacons.
Donald Trump and Bernie Sanders have emerged as the winners in the presidential primary election held in New Hampshire on Tuesday.
As of Wednesday afternoon, some 187 Floyd County residents had voted early in the March 1st presidential preference primary election, according to Elections Supervisor Willie Green. Of those, 130 voted on the Republican ticket, while 57 cast a Democratic ballot.
The Atlanta Hawks took a 113-90 victory over the struggling Chicago Bulls in Chicago on Wednesday night in both teams’ final game before the NBA All Star break.
Today is expected to be a normal school day for students in Rome and Floyd County after they were let out of class early on Tuesday due to a few snow flurries that covered the area.
The 2016 winners of the Heart of the Community Awards of Honor will be celebrated during a special event to be held on Saturday, February 20th. The Affair of the Heart banquet is scheduled to begin at 6 pm at The Forum in downtown Rome and is intended to honor the contributions made by these local unsung heroes to the community.