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ARREST WARRANTS ISSUED FOR SUSPECT IN FRIDAY SHOOTING

Written by Matt Davis on June 20, 2018. Posted in News/Weather

The Rome Police Department has issued arrest warrants for Nakotah Javez Smith, the suspect in a Friday night shooting in Rome which resulted in the death of Crystal Dawn Vega.  No additional information about the case was released at the time of the latest RPD update on Thursday afternoon.  Smith remains at large.

AAA:  SUMMER TRAVEL OFF AND RUNNING ACROSS THE US

Written by Matt Davis on June 20, 2018. Posted in News/Weather

The first official day of summer is this Thursday, June 21st, but summer travel is off and running across the United States.

DON’T WAIT UNTIL THE LAST MINUTE TO PURCHASE TICKETS TO THIS YEAR’S ROME CELEBRITY DANCE CHALLENGE! 

Written by Matt Davis on June 20, 2018. Posted in News/Weather

Get your tickets NOW for the 2018 Rome Celebrity Dance Challenge!  This is the encouragement of Severo Avila, the features editor for the Rome News-Tribune and one of the contestants in this year’s event, slated for the evening of Saturday, August 11th at 7 pm at the Rome City Auditorium.

NATIONAL ACCLAIMED SPEAKER, PASTOR, AUTHOR DR. TONY EVANS IS COMING TO ROME

Written by Matt Davis on June 20, 2018. Posted in News/Weather

More than 20 local churches, in partnership with local ministry organization Covenant Kingdom Pastors, have united to bring nationally acclaimed pastor, author and speaker Dr. Tony Evans to Rome.  Evans will serve as the featured speaker on Friday, June 29th at 7 pm at the Forum River Center.

BRAVES OPEN INTERLEAGUE SET WITH WIN OVER BLUE JAYS

Written by Matt Davis on June 20, 2018. Posted in Sports

The Atlanta Braves defeated the Toronto Blue Jays 11-4 on Tuesday night in the opener of a two-game interleague series at Toronto.

FRIDAY SHOOTING VICTIM DIES FROM HER INJURIES

Written by Matt Davis on June 19, 2018. Posted in News/Weather

The victim of a Friday night shooting has died as a result of injuries sustained in the incident.  Debbie Burnett, Assistant Chief of the Rome Police, reported on Monday that Crystal Dawn Vega died as a result of a gunshot wound, and her body has been sent to the GBI Crime Lab for an autopsy.  Nakotah Smith has been listed as a person of interest by investigators; he is also suspected in a burglary at Vega’s home on Sunday.

STATE PARKS HAVE MUCH TO OFFER CAMPERS AND THOSE WHO ARE PLANNING SPECIAL EVENTS

Written by Matt Davis on June 19, 2018. Posted in News/Weather

Do you plan to spend some time in the great outdoors this summer?  Georgia State Parks and Historic Sites now offer a Summer Camping Deal whereby patrons may receive 50 percent off in August if they camp at a state park for two or more nights in June or July.  Kim Hatcher, Public Affairs Coordinator, says that details about the offer are available online at www.gastateparks.org.  Additional discounts are frequently posted on social media.

PAY ATTENTION TO YOUR PETS AMID THE HEAT WAVE

Written by Matt Davis on June 19, 2018. Posted in News/Weather

The heat is on in Northwest Georgia!  High temperatures are expected to be around 93 today with heat index values of 98, according to the forecast from the National Weather Service.  Skies will be mostly sunny and accompanied by a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.

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