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MODEL HIGH SCHOOL DIES AFTER STRUCK BY A CAR

Written by Matt Davis on October 10, 2016. Posted in News/Weather

A Model High School student has died from injuries sustained when he was struck by a car on Bert Road on Friday night.  Kobe Thomas, age 16, died early Sunday morning at Erlanger Medical Center due to traumatic brain injury.  Kobe had transferred to Model from Pepperell back in January.  Grief counselors are expected to be at both schools this morning.

PRESIDENTIAL CANDIDATES HAVE FACED OFF, NOW IT’S TIME FOR LOCAL CANDIDATES TO DO THE SAME

Written by Matt Davis on October 10, 2016. Posted in News/Weather

Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump took the stage in St. Louis for their second presidential debate on Sunday night, and Rome residents will have the opportunity to hear from federal, state and local candidates for various positions in the November 8th general election during a political forum to be held at the Rome Civic Center on Tuesday night.

FALCONS TAKE DOWN REIGNING SUPER BOWL CHAMPION BRONCOS

Written by Matt Davis on October 10, 2016. Posted in Sports

The Atlanta Falcons beat the Denver Broncos 23-16 on Sunday at Sports Authority Field in Denver, Colorado, marking the reigning Super Bowl Champs’ first loss of the 2016 season.

JAPANESE VISITORS BRING SUMMIT TO ROME

Written by Matt Davis on October 7, 2016. Posted in News/Weather

img_1048Representatives from the Greater Rome Chamber of Commerce and local elected officials welcomed a gathering of visitors from Japan for a special luncheon at the Winshape Retreat Center on Friday.  The group is in town as part of a Grassroots Summit being hosted in Atlanta by the Japan-America Society of Georgia.

AAA:  HURRICANE MATTHEW HITS GAS PRICES

Written by Matt Davis on October 10, 2016. Posted in News/Weather

Hurricane Matthew led to a rise in the price at the gas pump in Florida last week, according to AAA, The Auto Club Group, which indicates that Georgia’s state average fell by two cents.

ROME CITY, FLOYD COUNTY COMMISSIONS TO HOLD MEETINGS THIS WEEK

Written by Matt Davis on October 10, 2016. Posted in News/Weather

The Rome City Commission will meet in regular session this evening at City Hall (the City Auditorium) on Broad Street.  They’ll gather for a caucus session at 5 pm in the Sam King Room, which will be followed by their regular meeting at 6:30 pm in the Commission’s upper level chambers.

GEORGIA BEATS SOUTH CAROLINA IN HURRICANE-DELAYED OUTING

Written by Matt Davis on October 10, 2016. Posted in Sports

The Georgia Bulldogs snapped a two-game losing skid with a 28-14 victory over the South Carolina Gamecocks on Sunday in Columbia.  The game was postponed from Saturday due to Hurricane Matthew.

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