The Atlanta Braves fell to the St. Louis Cardinals 6-2 in Spring Training action on Wednesday afternoon in Kissimmee, Florida.
The Floyd County Police Department’s Criminal Investigation Division has made a pair of arrests in connection with a string of car break-ins over the last three months.
The Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets were edged by Boston College 66-65 in opening round action of the ACC men’s basketball tournament on Tuesday in Greensboro, North Carolina, effectively ending the Jackets’ 2014-2015 season.
It won’t be too long until work begins on the runway extension at Rome’s Richard B. Russell Regional Airport/Admiral John H. Towers Field. The extension is being funded by a Special Purpose, Local Option Sales Tax approved by voters in November 2013.
Rick Hurst has been tapped to serve as the next head football coach for Pepperell High School. Hurst has served as head coach at Eastside High School in Newton County since 2005. He was approved to serve as the Pepperell Dragons’ new coach during a called meeting of the Floyd County Board of Education on Tuesday.
Do you have wisdom that you would like to pass on to the next generation? Do you know a youngster that may benefit from the encouragement of a mentor? There is an organization presently operating in Rome and other Georgia communities that seeks to connect the two. Another Way Another Chance is primarily geared towards young men ages 12-17 with the goal of helping them successfully make the passage from youth to adulthood. They work towards that goal through mentoring and life-skills development programs.
The Atlanta Braves beat the New York Mets 3-2 at the Braves’ Spring Training home in Kissimmee, Florida on Tuesday.
US Representative Tom Graves is slated to host a Veterans Benefit Fair for those living in his 14th Congressional District on Thursday, March 12th from 10 am until noon in Dallas.