The 2015 regular season is over for area high school football teams, and it’s now time for the postseason. Darlington and Model are both headed for the first round of the Class AA playoffs, and coverage of their games will be provided on WLAQ AM 1410 and 95.7 FM The Ridge, respectively.
Graduation rates rose in 2015 for Rome and Floyd County Schools, according to data released by the Georgia Department of Education on Monday.
Today is the last day to buy poinsettias from the Junior Service League of Rome as their annual Poinsettia Sale draws to a close.
State Representative Katie Dempsey of Rome was recently honored by the United States Department of Defense for her dedication to improving the quality of life for service members and their families.
The Georgia Highlands College men’s basketball team picked up a 92-70 win at home over the Fort Benning Patriots on Tuesday night. The No. 10 Chargers were lead in scoring by Keymont Jenkins with 20 points. Three other GHC players scored in the double digits.
Tina Bartleson, Executive Director of the Exchange Club Family Resource Center, has been appointed by Governor Nathan Deal to the Department of Family and Children’s Services State Advisory Board.
Veterans Day is this Wednesday. In honor of that, PBS will air a special program this evening entitled Iwo Jima: From Combat to Comrades, the story of American and Japanese servicemen who reunited on the iconic site of one of the fiercest battles of World War II. The reunion took place in March 2015, 70 years after the historic battle.