WLAQ 1410 Webcast
Click Here to Listen Live!
Website Designed by Kadance Creative Floyd Medical Center
advertisements

FLOYD GOP TO HOST FAMILY FUN DAY ON OCTOBER 19

Written by Matt Davis on October 3, 2013. Posted in News/Weather

The Floyd County Republican Party will step aside from politics momentarily to host their first annual Family Fun Day on Saturday, October 19th from 11 am until 2 pm at Ridge Ferry Park in Rome.

LET THE PLAYOFFS BEGIN! ATLANTA BRAVES TO HOST LA DODGERS IN NLDS GAME ONE TONIGHT

Written by Matt Davis on October 3, 2013. Posted in Sports

Tonight’s the big night that the Atlanta Braves begin play in the 2013 MLB post season!  Turner Field will be the site of game one of the National League Division Series tonight as the NL East Champion Atlanta Braves host the NL West Champion Los Angeles Dodgers.  First pitch is set for 8:37 pm.  The National League’s Pitcher of the Month for September, Kris Medlen, will serve as the starting pitcher for Atlanta, while Clayton Kershaw, a past Cy Young Award winner who is heavily favored to win the award again this year, will get the start for LA.  The game will be broadcast on WLAQ AM 1410, Rome’s original home for Atlanta Braves baseball.  Air time for pre-game programming is 7:20 pm from the Braves Radio Network.

LIGHT SCHEDULE FOR HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL THIS WEEK

Written by Matt Davis on October 3, 2013. Posted in Sports

Are you ready for some high school football?  Friday night lights will shine tomorrow night on week six of the 2013 season.  A fairly light schedule is ahead for this week as most Rome area teams are off, including Armuchee, Coosa, Darlington, Model, Pepperell and Unity Christian School.

GAS PRICES CONTINUE TRADITIONAL FALL DIP

Written by Matt Davis on September 30, 2013. Posted in News/Weather

Friendly discourse with Iran’s leadership, a possible government shutdown, and easing tensions in Syria combined to push oil prices to near $100 a barrel last week.  As a result of the lower cost of crude, fall gas prices are expected to continue on a downward trend, according to AAA, The Auto Club Group.

GRAVES SUPPORTS BILLS TO FUND NONCONTROVERSIAL AREAS OF FEDERAL GOVERNMENT

Written by Matt Davis on October 3, 2013. Posted in News/Weather

And for those keeping up with happenings related to the federal government shutdown –

TAMPA BAY RAYS BOUND FOR ALDS WITH WILD CARD WIN OVER CLEVELAND

Written by Matt Davis on October 3, 2013. Posted in Sports

The Tampa Bay Rays have punched their ticket to the American League Division Series.  They did so with a 4-0 win over the Cleveland Indians in the AL Wild Card Game last night in Cleveland.  The Rays will face the Boston Red Sox in the ALDS.  Game one is slated for tomorrow in Boston.

THE COOSA VALLEY FAIR IS COMING TO TOWN!!

Written by Matt Davis on September 30, 2013. Posted in News/Weather

Fall’s Finest Festival, the 65th annual Coosa Valley Fair, opens tomorrow evening at the Coosa Valley Fairgrounds on Martin Luther King, Jr. Boulevard in Rome.  It will continue thru Saturday, October 5th.  Today is the final day to purchase discounted armbands for the Fair, which could mean substantial savings for fairgoers.  For more details, you can visit www.coosavalleyfair.com.

STATE BURN BAN TO BE LIFTED TUESDAY, OCTOBER 1

Written by Matt Davis on September 30, 2013. Posted in News/Weather

Georgia’s outdoor burn ban will be lifted tomorrow, Tuesday, October 1st.  Rome Fire Department fire safety educator Robert Owens says it is important to get a permit before you burn.  One way to do that is to connect with the Georgia Forestry Commission.  They can be reached online at www.gatrees.org or by calling 1-877-OK2-BURN (652-2876).

Etowah Employment
advertisement
Rome Georgia Forum Proctor-Keene Chiropractic Clinic The Babcock Agency
advertisements