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LESS THAN A WEEK LEFT TO VOTE EARLY IN JULY 24TH RUN-OFF

Written by Matt Davis on July 17, 2018. Posted in News/Weather

This is the final week of early voting for the July 24th run off election.  Floyd County voters may cast their ballots in advance any day this week from 8 am until 5 pm through Friday at the Elections Office, located inside the county’s Administration Building on East 4th Avenue in downtown Rome, or at Garden Lakes Baptist Church, 2200 Redmond Circle.

ROME TEA PARTY LUNCH BUNCH MEETS TODAY

Written by Matt Davis on July 17, 2018. Posted in News/Weather

The Rome TEA Party will host its monthly Lunch Bunch gathering today at Fuddruckers, 595 Riverside Parkway, from noon to 1 pm.  The program will feature Rome attorneys David Guldenschuh and Joel Thornton; they will talk about the nomination, impact and consequences of Judge Brett Kavanaugh to the US Supreme Court by President Donald Trump.  Get more information by contacting Mike Morton at (706) 346-3400.

AAA:  REFINERY ISSUES LEAD TO HIGHER GAS PRICES

Written by Matt Davis on July 16, 2018. Posted in News/Weather

Gas prices are trending lower after refinery issues resulted in higher prices at the pump last week, according to AAA, The Auto Club Group, which reports that gas prices in Georgia are currently one cent higher than a week ago.  The state’s average of $2.73 is 11 cents less than this year’s high, yet it remains 58 cents more than this time last year.

FMC TO PARTICIPATE IN EMERGENCY RESPONSE DRILL TUESDAY

Written by Matt Davis on July 16, 2018. Posted in News/Weather

Floyd Medical Center will participate in an emergency response drill at State Mutual Stadium this Tuesday, according to an FMC media release.  This drill will be conducted by the Floyd County Emergency Management Agency; the participants will include the Rome and Floyd County Police, Floyd County E-911, Redmond Regional Medical Center, the Rome Braves and others.  The drill is slated to begin at approximately 7 am and conclude at approximately 11 am.  Commuters in the area are advised to be aware that this is only a drill and should not be alarmed by the presence of first responders and emergency personnel.

LOOKING FOR A JOB?  THE GEORGIA DEPARTMENT OF LABOR IS READY TO HELP! 

Written by Matt Davis on July 17, 2018. Posted in News/Weather

Are you in need of gainful employment and experiencing difficulty in finding a job?  There are ways to make oneself more employable, states Mark Butler, Commissioner of the Georgia Department of Labor.

BASEBALL’S BIGGEST STARS TO TAKE THE FIELD IN THE 2018 MLB ALL STAR GAME TONIGHT

Written by Matt Davis on July 17, 2018. Posted in Sports

Tonight’s the night of the 2018 MLB All-Star Game!  This year’s Midsummer Classic is scheduled to take place at Nationals Park in Washington DC, home of the Washington Nationals.

AMERICAN RED CROSS OF NWGA WELCOMES A NEW EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR

Written by Matt Davis on July 16, 2018. Posted in News/Weather

The American Red Cross of Northwest Georgia recently added an important new staff member.  Larry Brooks, a Walker County native, has assumed the post of Executive Director, reports Carla Maton, Disaster Program Manager for the local Red Cross.  His first official day on the job was one week ago,

ATLANTA BRAVES HEAD INTO MLB ALL STAR BREAK WITH WIN OVER ARIZONA DIAMONDBACKS

Written by Matt Davis on July 16, 2018. Posted in Sports

The Atlanta Braves headed into the 2018 MLB All Star break with a 5-1 win over the Arizona Diamondbacks on Sunday afternoon in the finale of a three-game series at SunTrust Park, allowing the Braves to avoid a weekend sweep by the Diamondbacks.

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