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MLB PLAYOFF UPDATE

Written by Matt Davis on October 13, 2017. Posted in Sports

The defending World Champion Chicago Cubs are headed for this year’s National League Championship Series!  The Cubs punched their ticket to the next round of the playoffs with a 9-8 victory over the Washington Nationals in game five of their division series on Thursday night in DC.  Chicago will go on to face the Los Angeles Dodgers in the NLCS; the series will open on Saturday night in LA.

TROUT UNLIMITED CHILI COOK-OFF SET FOR THIS SATURDAY

Written by Matt Davis on October 12, 2017. Posted in News/Weather

The 22nd annual Trout Unlimited Chili Cook-Off is set for this Saturday at Ridgeferry Park in Rome.  Gates will open at 10:30 am.

WILLOWBROOKE TO HOST OPIOID, ALCOHOL EDUCATION

Written by Matt Davis on October 12, 2017. Posted in News/Weather

Willowbrooke at Floyd aims to educate the public about alcohol dependency and opioid addiction (and where to get help) during a pair of free community events scheduled to take place in November in Polk and Floyd Counties.

HAWKS TO CLOSE OUT NBA PRE-SEASON SCHEDULE TONIGHT

Written by Matt Davis on October 12, 2017. Posted in Sports

The Atlanta Hawks will close out their NBA pre-season schedule tonight at home with a match against the Dallas Mavericks.  Tip off is slated for 7:30 pm at the Philips Arena.

COLLEGE FOOTBALL ON AIR THIS SATURDAY

Written by Matt Davis on October 13, 2017. Posted in Sports

Tune in for college football this Saturday on 95.7 FM The Ridge and on WLAQ AM 1410!

VOTERS WILL SOON DETERMINE THE FATE OF THE 2017 SPLOST

Written by Matt Davis on October 12, 2017. Posted in News/Weather

It won’t be too long until voters head to the polls to determine the fate of the latest special purpose local option sales tax (or SPLOST) for Rome and Floyd County.  If approved, the one-cent sales tax would fund some $63.8 million in projects ranging from an Ag Center to upgrades in infrastructure.

MLB POSTSEASON UPDATE:  NATS FORCE GAME FIVE IN NLDS, YANKEES HEADED TO ALCS

Written by Matt Davis on October 12, 2017. Posted in Sports

The Washington Nationals blanked the Chicago Cubs 5-0 in game four of their National League Division Series on Wednesday in Chicago to even the series 2-2 (and force a game five).  Michael A. Taylor contributed a grand slam in the top of the eighth for the Nats.  Stephen Strasburg pitched seven scoreless innings en route to the win; he surrendered just three hits, walked two and struck out 12.  The teams will be in Washington DC tonight for the decisive game five at 8 pm.

IT’S ALMOST TIME FOR THE WINGS OVER NORTH GEORGIA AIR SHOW! 

Written by Matt Davis on October 11, 2017. Posted in News/Weather

The time is drawing near for the 2017 Wings Over North Georgia air show!  This year’s air show will be held next Saturday and Sunday, October 21st and 22nd at Rome’s Russell Regional Airport and will be headlined by the United States Navy’s Blue Angels.

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