WLAQ 1410 Webcast
Click Here to Listen Live!

advertisements

YOUNGTALES SUMMER SHOWS TO CONCLUDE ON MONDAY AT THE LIBRARY

Written by Matt Davis on July 13, 2018. Posted in News/Weather

The Ridge and Valley Tellers will host the last installment in the YoungTales Summer Shows series for the year this coming Monday, July 16th at 10 am at the Rome-Floyd County Library.

KEEP AN UMBRELLA (AND COLD WATER) HANDY AS WE HEAD INTO THE WEEKEND! 

Written by Matt Davis on July 13, 2018. Posted in News/Weather

You might want to keep your umbrella handy as we head into the weekend (as well as a bottle of cold water).  The National Weather Service predicts a 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms for the Greater Rome area today with otherwise mostly sunny skies.  High temperatures are anticipated to reach 91 with heat index values as high as 99.

STATE LABOR COMMISSIONER SAYS ROME BUSINESS OWNERS ARE HIRING QUALIFIED WORKERS

Written by Matt Davis on July 12, 2018. Posted in News/Weather

If you are currently seeking a job, be assured that local businesses are indeed hiring.  Mark Butler, the Commissioner of the Georgia Department of Labor, indicates that recent jobs reports for metro Rome have been mostly positive.  He adds that the challenge for most employers is to find qualified individuals to fill the jobs that are available.

GDOT CREWS TO CONCLUDE WORK ON GEORGIA 20 TODAY

Written by Matt Davis on July 12, 2018. Posted in News/Weather

The Georgia Department of Transportation is expected to complete work on Georgia 20 in Floyd County today.  Maintenance crews have been repairing and deep-patching the deteriorating asphalt spots on this highway, according to a GDOT media release.  Work began on the project on Tuesday.  Workers will conclude this task today between the hours of 7:30 am to 5:30 pm.

SPACE IS FILLING FAST FOR CHURCH SAFETY AND SECURITY SUMMIT TO BE HELD IN AUGUST

Written by Matt Davis on July 13, 2018. Posted in News/Weather

Space is filling fast for the Church Safety and Security Summit to be hosted by the Floyd County Sheriff’s Office (with assistance from numerous partners around the community) on Saturday, August 25th at the Forum River Center in downtown Rome.

BRAVES TO HOST D’BACKS OVER THE WEEKEND

Written by Matt Davis on July 13, 2018. Posted in Sports

The Atlanta Braves had the day off on Thursday and will return to action over the weekend with a three-game series against the Arizona Diamondbacks at SunTrust Park. Anibal Sanchez will serve as the starting pitcher for Atlanta in tonight’s opener, and Zack Godley will head to the mound for Arizona.  First pitch is set for 7:35 pm.  The game will be broadcast on WLAQ AM 1410; air time is 6:20 pm from the Braves Radio Network.

CHIEFTAINS MUSEUM/MAJOR RIDGE HOME TO HOST ANNUAL LOW COUNTRY BOIL AND BBQ ON AUGUST 3RD

Written by Matt Davis on July 12, 2018. Posted in News/Weather

The Chieftains Museum/Major Ridge Home has scheduled their annual Low Country Boil and Barbeque event for the evening of Friday, August 3rd at the Rome Civic Center.

BRAVES TOP BLUE JAYS AT SUNTRUST PARK

Written by Matt Davis on July 12, 2018. Posted in Sports

The Atlanta Braves defeated the Toronto Blue Jays 9-5 on Wednesday night in the finale of a brief two-game interleague set at SunTrust Park, resulting in an even 1-1 split in the series.

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