High school football will return to the airwaves of WLAQ AM 1410 and 95.7 FM The Ridge this Friday night as area teams take to the field for week five of the 2016 season.
The Floyd County School system is seeing to it that no student goes hungry during the 2016-2017 school year. Thanks to a federal program called Community Eligibility Provision (CEP), students at all grade levels within the school system are able to eat breakfast and lunch free of charge. The program was part of the Healthy, Hunger-Free Kids Act of 2010 that allows schools with high poverty rates to provide free meals to all students.
The Atlanta Braves beat the New York Mets 7-3 on Monday night in the opener of a three game series at New York, marking the Braves’ third straight victory.
Motorists are finding a significant rise in the price at the gas pump, and some filling stations have even run out of gasoline. A leak along the Colonial Pipeline in Alabama has led a state of emergency in six states, including Georgia, according to AAA, The Auto Club Group.
Officials with the Floyd County Schools do not anticipate that any transportation issues will arise from the current fuel shortage, though all out-of-county field trips that had been planned for this week have been postponed.
The Major Ridge Demonstration Garden at the Chieftains Museum/Major Ridge Home has received recognition from two different state programs in recent days, according to a release from the museum.
The Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets will host No. 5 Clemson on Thursday night in a game that will be broadcast on 95.7 FM The Ridge. The match is scheduled to get underway at 7:30 pm on Historic Grant Field at Bobby Dodd Stadium in Atlanta. Pre-game programming will begin two hours prior to kick off.
And that’s a wrap on the 2016 Rome International Film Festival! The festival concluded on Sunday after a weekend full of film screenings, workshops and other festivitie