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ROME CITY, FLOYD COUNTY COMMISSIONS TO HOLD REGULAR MEETINGS THIS WEEK

Written by Matt Davis on May 9, 2016. Posted in News/Weather

The Rome City Commission will meet in regular session this evening at City Hall (the City Auditorium).  Their 5 pm caucus will take place in the Sam King Room; it will precede the Commission’s regular meeting at 6:30 pm in the second floor of City Hall.  Both are open to the public.

HAWKS SEASON ENDS WITH PLAYOFF SWEEP BY CAVS

Written by Matt Davis on May 9, 2016. Posted in Sports

The Atlanta Hawks’ 2015-2016 has drawn to a close as they were edged by the Cleveland Cavaliers 100-99 in game four of the second-round NBA playoff series between the teams on Sunday at the Philips Arena, allowing the Cavs to sweep the series.

NO FIRST FRIDAY CONCERT TONIGHT, BLOCK PARTY SET FOR MAY 21ST

Written by Matt Davis on May 6, 2016. Posted in News/Weather

There will be no First Friday concert in downtown Rome tonight.  The concert series, normally held each May through September, will begin on June 3rd of this year with performances by Jerry on the Moon and South of Heaven.  The Georgia Blues Brothers will perform on July 1st, and the series will conclude with a performance by Ellie Lawrence (of NBC’s “The Voice”) on August 5th.  All First Friday concerts will take place at Bridgepoint Plaza from 7 pm until 10 pm.

ROME FIRE DEPARTMENT WINS ‘HAVE A SWEET DAY’ AWARD

Written by Matt Davis on May 6, 2016. Posted in News/Weather

The Rome Fire Department has won the Johnson Elementary and Krispy Kreme “Have a Sweet Day” award for April.  The department was selected for their excellent work promoting fire safety with Johnson fifth-graders, according to a release from the Floyd County Schools.

BRAVES FALL IN EXTRA INNINGS, SWEPT AGAIN AT TURNER FIELD

Written by Matt Davis on May 9, 2016. Posted in Sports

The Atlanta Braves fell to the Arizona Diamondbacks 5-3 in 11 innings on Sunday in the finale of a three-game weekend set at Turner Field, allowing Arizona to sweep the series.

ROME BRAVES DROP MOTHER’S DAY OUTING TO AUGUSTA

Written by Matt Davis on May 9, 2016. Posted in Sports

The Rome Braves lost to the Augusta Greenjackets 7-6 in a Mother’s Day outing at State Mutual Stadium on Sunday.  The teams will go head to head again tonight at 7 pm.

RESTORATION OF VANN CHEROKEE CABIN NEARING COMPLETION

Written by Matt Davis on May 6, 2016. Posted in News/Weather

The restoration of the Vann Cherokee Cabin in Cave Spring will soon be complete, and the cabin is on target to open to the public for tours within the next few months, according to Mike Burton, President of the Cave Spring Historical Society.

74 VOTE EARLY ON THURSDAY

Written by Matt Davis on May 6, 2016. Posted in News/Weather

Some 74 people voted early on Thursday in the May 24th primary election.  Of those, 63 were Republicans while 11 were Democrats.  Early voting continues through the Friday before the election.  For more information, call the Floyd County Elections Office at (706) 291-5167.

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