Improvements to the Rome City Auditorium begin today, which will have an impact on parking around the building to accommodate construction crews.
The Rome Braves picked up a 13-9 victory over the Lexington Legends on Wednesday night in Lexington, Kentucky. Game three of the four game series between the teams is set for tonight at 7:05 pm.
Gary Burkhalter has been named Assistant Manager for Floyd County. The Floyd County Commission appointed him to the post during their regular meeting on Tuesday, according to this morning’s Rome News-Tribune.
The Floyd County Police Department is urging area residents to use caution around school buses, now that school is back in session. As such, they are reminding motorists of laws concerning driving around and passing school buses that are loading or unloading children.
The Atlanta Braves fell to the Colorado Rockies 6-3 in the finale of a three game series at Turner Field on Wednesday night, allowing the Rockies to take the series 2-1.
High school football will return to the airwaves of WLAQ AM 1410 and 95.7 FM The Ridge this Friday night.
Rome area women, are you seeking times of refreshment in your spiritual life? The Church at Northside, 75 North Floyd Park Road in Rome, intends to offer just that at their 2nd annual Chasing God women’s conference. The conference will be held this Friday and Saturday, August 28th and 29th. Speakers will include event organizer Debbie Foley, speaker and author Lisa Harper and worship leader Christy Slade.
Plans are in the making for the 2015 Rome Christmas Parade! The parade will traverse Broad Street in downtown Rome on Tuesday, December 1st. This year’s theme is “A Colonial Christmas”. Those interested in participating in the parade can find an application form at www.romechristmasparade.com. The application fee is $50. Applications are due by November 10, 2015.