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.
Donald Trump and Bernie Sanders have emerged as the winners in the presidential primary election held in New Hampshire on Tuesday.
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.
College basketball will return to the airwaves of 95.7 FM The Ridge tonight as Georgia Tech wraps up a three game homestand with an ACC match against Wake Forest. Tip off is set for 7 pm at the McCamish Pavilion on the Georgia Tech campus in Atlanta. Air time for pre-game programming is 6:30 pm.
The Atlanta Hawks will face the Chicago Bulls in NBA action tonight in Chicago. The game is slated to get underway at 8 pm at the United Center and will be televised on Fox Sports Southeast.
Early voting is officially underway for the March 1st presidential preference primary election in Georgia. It began on Monday and continues through Friday, February 26th.
Looking for a romantic getaway this Valentine’s Day weekend? Consider a trip to one of Georgia’s state parks! Kim Hatcher, Public Affairs Coordinator for Georgia State Parks and Historic Sites, indicates that many parks will offer themed events and cabin getaways this weekend. She adds that these offerings are not just for couples. Among her recommendations – archery classes at Panola Mountain, a hike to the heart stone at Fort Mountain or a sunset dinner train on the Sam Shortline.