It won’t be too long until Georgia lawmakers reconvene under the Gold Dome in Atlanta. The 2016 session of the Georgia General Assembly will begin on Monday, January 11th.
The Atlanta Falcons lost to the Minnesota Vikings 20-10 in NFL action at the Georgia Dome on Sunday, marking the Falcons’ fifth loss in six games.
Black Friday is here! Many shoppers hit the stores as soon as the Thanksgiving dinner table was cleared as some Black Friday specials began to be offered on Thursday night.
The Georgia Department of Labor has announced that Metro Rome’s unemployment rate for October was 6.3 percent, down from 6.5 percent in September and from 7.2 percent in October 2014.
The Rome Christmas Parade is this Tuesday night! The parade is set to traverse Broad Street in downtown Rome beginning at 6:30 pm. The theme is “A Colonial Christmas”. Former Rome City Manager John Bennett will serve as this year’s Grand Marshal.
Mark Richt has stepped down as the University of Georgia’s head football coach. The institution labeled the decision as ‘mutual’, though many speculate that Richt was fired.
A handful of area high school football teams remain in the hunt for a state title. Adairsville, Calhoun and Trion will continue that quest in the next round of the GHSA playoffs tonight.