The 51st annual Chiaha Harvest Fair will take place this Saturday and Sunday from 10 am until 5 pm both days at Ridge Ferry Park in Rome.
The American League Championship Series will resume tonight as the Kansas City Royals host the Toronto Blue Jays in game six at 8 pm. The Royals currently lead the best-of-seven series 3-2. Game seven, if necessary, will be played on Saturday night at Kauffman Stadium. The winner of the ALCS will go on to face the National League champion New York Mets in the World Series, which opens on Tuesday night.
College football will return to the airwaves of WLAQ AM 1410 and 95.7 FM The Ridge this Saturday.
The Coosa River Basin Initiative is slated host a candidates’ forum for those running for election to the Rome City Commission. The forum is set for this evening at 6:30 pm in the Wilder Center of the Rome First United Methodist Church. It is free and open to the public.
Friday night lights are set to shine tonight as area high school football teams take the field for week nine of the 2015 season.
The Seattle Seahawks beat the San Francisco 49ers 20-3 in Thursday Night Football at Santa Clara, California. It marked the Seahawks’ fourth straight victory over their NFC West rival. With it, Seattle improves to 3-4 on the season. San Francisco is now 2-5.
The Georgia Department of Labor has reported that Metro Rome’s unemployment rate was unchanged from August to September at 6.6 percent. The September 2015 rate was down almost a full percentage point from 7.5 percent in September 2014.
Four students from Armuchee Middle School showcased their creativity as first place winners in the Rome-Floyd Cardboard Challenge held on October 10th at the Richard B. Russell Regional Airport.