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GREATER ROME CHAMBER SEEKS TO INSPIRE AT ‘CONFLUENCE’

Written by Matt Davis on February 12, 2013. Posted in News/Weather

Calling all leaders, technologists, educators, entrepreneurs, students and artists!  The Greater Rome Chamber of Commerce invites you to Confluence, an event being touted as “two days of inspiration, innovation, and motivation” just for you.  It is set for February 21st and 22nd at the Historic DeSoto Theatre in downtown Rome.

SHORTER, BERRY BASEBALL RAINED OUT

Written by Matt Davis on February 12, 2013. Posted in Sports

Shorter University’s baseball team’s home match against Tusculum scheduled for yesterday was rained out, with the make up date to be determined.  The Hawks will return to action this weekend at the NGC Classic at North Georgia College and State University.  The Hawks are still searching for their first win of the 2013 season.  They are currently 0-7.

BASEBALL SEASON IS JUST AROUND THE CORNER AS TEAMS REPORT TO SPRING TRAINING

Written by Matt Davis on February 12, 2013. Posted in Sports

And, of course, this is an exciting week for baseball fans as teams begin to arrive at their respective Spring Training complexes for the first time in 2013.  Atlanta Braves pitchers and catchers reported to their Spring Training headquarters in Lake Buena Vista, Florida on Monday, with position players required to report by tomorrow (Valentine’s Day).  The Braves’ first Spring Training game is set for next Friday, February 22nd against the Detroit Tigers.

BARACK OBAMA TO DELIVER STATE OF THE UNION

Written by Matt Davis on February 11, 2013. Posted in News/Weather

President Barack Obama will deliver his State of the Union address tonight.  The speech is set for 9 pm and will be televised on numerous stations.  The State of the Union will also be streamed live online at www.whitehouse.gov/state-of-the-union-2013.

BERRY TOPS OAKWOOD IN WOMEN’S HOOPS

Written by Matt Davis on February 12, 2013. Posted in Sports

The Berry College women’s basketball team beat Oakwood University 80-66 last night at Berry’s Cage Center.  Chanlir Segarra contributed a game-high 27 points to the Vikings’ win.  Berry improved to 11-12 overall and snapped a three game losing streak.   Both of Berry’s basketball teams will return to action on Friday night as host to Southern Athletic Association rival Millsaps.  Tip off is set for 6 pm for the women and 8 pm for the men.  Coverage of the games will be provided by WLAQ AM 1410 and www.wlaq1410.com.

HAWKS DOWN IN ORLANDO TONIGHT TO FACE MAGIC

Written by Matt Davis on February 12, 2013. Posted in Sports

The Atlanta Hawks will be in Orlando, Florida tonight to face the Magic in NBA action.  Tip off is set for 7 pm.  The game will be televised on Sport South.

US AIR FORCE THUNDERBIRDS FLY OVER RUSSELL AIRPORT IN ADVANCE OF OCTOBER AIR SHOW

Written by Matt Davis on February 11, 2013. Posted in News/Weather

The United States Air Force Thunderbirds are slated to be a part of the 2013 Wings Over North Georgia Air Show, which is set for October 12th -13th at Rome’s Richard B. Russell Regional Airport.

NET TAX COLLECTIONS UP IN JANUARY

Written by Matt Davis on February 11, 2013. Posted in News/Weather

Governor Nathan Deal has announced that Georgia’s net tax collections for January totaled $1.73 billion for an increase of nearly $164 million, or 10.4 percent, compared to January 2012.  At the end of seven months, net tax revenue collections are up almost $564 million, or 5.7 percent, compared to the same time last year.

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