The Atlanta Braves ended a brief two-game losing skid with a 6-1 victory over the Miami Marlins in game three of a four game series last night at Turner Field.
The July 22nd runoff election is on the books.
The beginning of the new school year is just around the corner. And the Floyd County Schools will kick off the new school year by instituting a new initiative systemwide called Destination Graduation – for every child. The initiative will be launched by nationally known educator and author Ron Clark during a special event at The Forum in downtown Rome on Tuesday, July 29th at 8:30 am.
The Rome Braves were off last night and will be back home sweet home at State Mutual Stadium tonight to open a seven game homestand. That homestand will begin with a three game series against the Delmarva Shorebirds. Tonight’s series opener between the Braves and the Shorebirds is slated to get underway at 7 pm and will be broadcast on 95.7 FM The Ridge and www.theridge957.com. Ben Poplin will provide the play-by-play story and will go on air with the pre-game show at 6:45 pm.
The Rome Braves notched an 8-0 shut out win over the Delmarva Shorebirds to open a seven game homestand last night at State Mutual Stadium.
Voter turnout was a little better than expected in Floyd County for the July 22nd runoff election. Just over 11 percent of the county’s registered voters cast their ballots in the runoff; a turnout of 8-10 percent had been predicted.
The Atlanta Braves lost for the second night in a row to the Miami Marlins 6-5 last night at Turner Field.
Are you ready for some football? College football fans around the state of Georgia undoubtedly are ready; perhaps many of those fans have been ready since the last season ended.