College football will return to the airwaves of WLAQ AM 1410 and 95.7 FM The Ridge this Saturday.
Receptacles will soon begin to pop up around town for the Toys for Tots campaign of the U.S. Marine Corps Reserve. The campaign is now driven locally by the Rome Exchange Club.
The New York Mets are one win away from a trip to the World Series for the first time in 15 years. The Mets took a 3-0 lead in the National League Championship Series with a 5-2 win over the Chicago Cubs in game three of the best-of-seven series on Tuesday night in Chicago. Daniel Murphy homered for his fifth straight game, tying the MLB record for consecutive playoff home runs set by Carlos Beltran in 2004. Murphy has hit a total of six home runs during the 2015 postseason. Game four of the NLCS is set for tonight at 8 pm at Wrigley Field.
The 51st annual Chiaha Harvest Fair will take place this Saturday and Sunday, October 24th and 25th at Ridge Ferry Park in Rome. Hours are 10 am until 5 pm both days.
Fifty-one years ago, Connie Conn had a vision. She wanted to create an arts festival to showcase local talent. The result of that vision was the Chiaha Harvest Fair, and the festival has grown to become one of the most widely attended festivals in Northwest Georgia.
With Halloween rapidly approaching, the Rome Police Department wishes to remind local residents of the importance of pedestrian and bicycle safety.
High school football will return to the airwaves of WLAQ AM 1410 and 95.7 FM The Ridge in two nights from tonight!
The United Way of Rome and Floyd County wants your money. The local non-profit is in the midst of their 2015-2016 fundraising campaign, for which the goal is $1 million. Money raised will go towards 18 different human service agencies around the community, according to Volunteer Coordinator Brooks Smith, who says that the agencies provide services to everyone from the very young to the very old and those in between.