A local group is taking aim at sex trafficking in Georgia, even right here in Rome. Rome Cares is a recently formed non-profit group whose mission is to rescue and restore women and children who have been victims of sex trafficking.
The United Way of Rome and Floyd County continues its annual fund raising campaign. The goal has been set at $800,000 for 2016; funds will be distributed among 18 local human service agencies.
Here’s another invitation from the Museum of Flight to don your best 1940’s attire and join them for their World War 2-era Hangar Dance Party, set for this evening from 6 pm until 9 pm in the museum’s hangar at the Russell Regional Airport in Rome.
Looking for a job in Northwest Georgia? The Georgia Department of Labor will help Nissin Brake Georgia recruit about 30 full-time manufacturing employees to work in Rock Spring.
Friday night lights are set to shine tonight as area high school football teams take the field for week six of the 2016 season.
College football will return to the airwaves of 95.7 FM The Ridge and WLAQ AM 1410 on Saturday.
The Atlanta Braves beat the Philadelphia Phillies 5-2 on Thursday night in the finale of a three-game set at Turner Field, allowing the Braves to sweep the Phillies. It marked Atlanta’s 10th win in their last 11 games.
Pfc. Brandon Broome of the Floyd County Police Department remains in recovery following a wreck involving his patrol car and an ambulance from Redmond Regional Medical Center near Armuchee High School one week ago.