Today is the final day of early voting in the November 8th general election. You can cast your ballot in advance from 8 am until 5 pm at the Floyd County Elections Office, located inside the county’s Administration Building on East Fourth Avenue in downtown Rome, or at Garden Lakes Baptist Church, 2200 Redmond Circle.
The Atlanta Falcons took down the Tampa Bay Buccaneers 43-28 in Thursday Night Football at Tampa, Florida, allowing the Dirty Birds to avenge a season-opening loss to the Bucs.
College football will return to the airwaves of 95.7 FM The Ridge and WLAQ AM 1410 on Saturday.
The Atlanta Hawks will be in Washington DC tonight to take on the Wizards in NBA action. Tip off is slated for 7 pm at the Verizon Center. The game will be televised on Fox Sports Southeast.
If you planned to vote early in the November 8th general election, you have two days left on which to do so. You can cast your ballot in advance today and Friday from 8 am until 5 pm at the Floyd County Elections Office, located inside the county’s Administration Building on East Fourth Avenue, and at Garden Lakes Baptist Church, 2200 Redmond Circle.
Local residents will have a chance to get rid of their tires during a residential tire collection event to be held this Saturday by Floyd County and the Rome/Floyd Recycling Center at State Mutual Stadium. The collection will take place from 9 am until 2 pm.
The Chieftains Museum/Major Ridge Home will host another Family Free Day this Saturday. Visitors to the museum, located at 501 Riverside Parkway in Rome, will be offered free admission from 11 am until 4 pm. The event will feature a Cherokee weapons demonstration performed by volunteers from the Red Clay Historic Site from 1 pm until 4 pm, according to museum Executive Director Heather Shores.
The wait is finally over! The Chicago Cubs clinched their first World Series title since 1908 on Wednesday night with a 8-7 win over the Cleveland Indians in 10 innings in game seven of the 2016 Fall Classic at Cleveland’s Progressive Field.