The Atlanta Braves were shut out by the Philadelphia Phillies 5-0 at Philadelphia on Sunday, denying the Braves a sweep of the three-game weekend series between the teams.
Get ready to dance in the street once again at the first Broad Street Block Party of 2016 set for Saturday evening in downtown Rome. The concert will get underway at 7 pm and will feature the music of the Atlanta-based Infinity Show Band.
Third-grade students at Pepperell Elementary School educated their peers about historical figures such Benjamin Franklin and living legends such as Stephen Curry via the creation of a live wax museum of famous people on Thursday.
The Rome Braves beat the Augusta Greenjackets 8-3 in the opener of a four game series at State Mutual Stadium on Thursday night. The teams will go head to head again tonight at 7 pm.
The Rome Braves fell to the Augusta Greenjackets 7-4 on Sunday in the finale of a four game series at State Mutual Stadium. The Braves will be in Hickory, North Carolina to take on the Crawdads tonight at 6 pm.
The Rome ArtsFest is not the only thing that will make for a busy weekend in downtown Rome. Rome High School is scheduled to have their graduation ceremony at The Forum on Saturday morning at 10 am.
The Atlanta Braves fell to the Pittsburgh Pirates 8-2 on Thursday night in the finale of a four game series at Pittsburgh’s PNC Park, allowing the Pirates to take the series 3-1.
The Georgia Department of Labor has reported that the state’s seasonally adjusted unemployment rate stood at 5.5 percent in April, unchanged from March but down from 6.1 percent in April 2015.