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GDOL:  NORTHWEST GEORGIA’S NUMBER OF EMPLOYED HITS AN ALL-TIME HIGH

Written by Matt Davis on August 2, 2018. Posted in News/Weather

Mark Butler, Commissioner of the Georgia Department of Labor, reports that the Northwest Georgia region’s number of employed residents rose in June to hit an all-time high.  The area also experienced a spike in the labor force over the month.

ATLANTA HOSTS MLS ALL-STAR GAME

Written by Matt Davis on August 2, 2018. Posted in Sports

Mercedes-Benz Stadium in Atlanta was the site of the Major League Soccer All-Star Game on Wednesday night.  Juventus beat the All-Stars on penalty kicks after the match ended in a 1-1 draw.

FLOYD GOP RALLY SET FOR SATURDAY, FLOYD DEMS TO MEET THIS THURSDAY NIGHT

Written by Matt Davis on August 1, 2018. Posted in News/Weather

The 15th annual Floyd GOP Rally is slated for this Saturday at the Richard B. Russell Regional Airport/Admiral John H. Towers Field.  The gathering will commence at 10 am in the Tillman Hangar, according to Andy Garner, chair of the Floyd County Republican Party.  Lunch will be catered by Duffy’s Deli and will be served at 11 am.  The program will begin at 11:30 am and should conclude by 1 pm.

BRAVES BEAT MARLINS, AIM FOR A SWEEP AT SUNTRUST PARK

Written by Matt Davis on August 1, 2018. Posted in Sports

The Atlanta Braves defeated the Miami Marlins 11-6 on Tuesday evening in game two of a three-game series at SunTrust Park, following a rain delay of nearly an hour and a half.  It was the third win in a row for the Braves.

ATLANTA BRAVES GET RAINED OUT, HIT THE ROAD AGAIN

Written by Matt Davis on August 2, 2018. Posted in Sports

The Atlanta Braves’ series finale with the Miami Marlins that was scheduled for Wednesday night at SunTrust Park was rained out.  It will be made up as part of a day-night doubleheader on Monday, August 13th; first pitch of game one is set for 1:35 pm.

ROME DDA HOPES FOR A BREAK IN THE RAIN FOR THE AUGUST DOWNTOWN SATURDAY EVENT

Written by Matt Davis on August 1, 2018. Posted in News/Weather

Rome’s Downtown Development Authority hopes for a break in the rain this weekend as the August edition of Downtown Saturdays is scheduled to take place this Saturday evening.

FLASH FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY MORNING

Written by Matt Davis on August 1, 2018. Posted in News/Weather

The Greater Rome area remains under a flash flood watch through this Friday morning at 8 am, according to the National Weather Service.  The forecast for this area calls for showers and thunderstorms into the weekend.

MLS ALL-STAR GAME IN ATLANTA TONIGHT

Written by Matt Davis on August 1, 2018. Posted in Sports

The city of Atlanta will host the Major League Soccer All-Star Game tonight.  The match is slated to begin at 7:30 pm at Mercedes-Benz Stadium; it will be televised on ESPN.

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