The Rome Little Theatre’s production of “Into the Woods” opens tonight at the historic DeSoto Theatre.
WLAQ AM 1410 is Rome’s radio home for Alabama football and will have all the action on Saturday as the No. 1 Crimson Tide faces the No. 15 Florida Gators in the SEC Championship Game. The match is slated to get underway at 4 pm at the Georgia Dome in Atlanta. Air time for pre-game programming is 1 pm.
The Floyd County Sheriff’s Office aims to make Christmas a little brighter this year not just for children, but for senior citizens.
The Atlanta Hawks were edged by the Phoenix Suns 109-107 in NBA action on Wednesday night out in Phoenix, Arizona, marking the Hawks’ fourth straight loss.
Rome High School has the ‘lone Wolves’ among area high school football teams still in the hunt for a GHSA state title. They will host Stockbridge in the Class 5A state semifinals tonight. Kick off is set for 7:30 pm at Barron Stadium.
The Winter Art Market will return to the Rome Civic Center this Saturday and Sunday, December 3rd and 4th.
Much-needed rain has been followed by chilly temperatures in the Greater Rome area. The National Weather Service has reported that one and three-quarter inches of rain fell at the Richard B. Russell Regional Airport/Admiral John H. Towers Field in Armuchee from Monday night through Wednesday afternoon. Clear skies have been predicted through Friday night with daytime highs in the upper 50s and overnight lows in the low to mid 30s. Rain re-enters the forecast over the weekend and into next week.
Congratulations to the Rome Braves for being named Minor League Team of the Year by Baseball America. The honor was announced on Wednesday by the local ballclub. The Class A affiliate of the Atlanta Braves won the 2016 South Atlantic League Championship back in September.