The Atlanta Falcons fell to the Indianapolis Colts 24-21 on Sunday at the Georgia Dome, marking the Falcons’ fourth loss in their last five games. They are now 6-4 after starting the season 5-0.
Georgia Tech fell to East Tennessee State 69-68 in men’s basketball on Sunday afternoon in Atlanta. It was the first loss of the season for the Yellow Jackets.
GRAVES SUPPORTS SECURITY AGAINST FOREIGN ENEMIES ACT, ISAKSON PROPOSES ‘SAFE HAVEN’ FOR SYRIAN REFUGEES
Congressman Tom Graves voted on Thursday to support the American Security Against Foreign Enemies Act (HR 4038), legislation passed by the US House of Representatives to require the director of the FBI to certify the background investigation of every refugee from Syria and Iraq. The bill also calls upon the secretary of Homeland Security, the FBI director and the director of National Intelligence to all certify to Congress that each refugee is not a security threat.
Friday night lights will shine tonight for a number of area high school football teams that remain in the hunt for a state title.
Alabama has moved up to the No. 2 spot in the latest AP Top 25 college football poll, for which results were released on Sunday. The Crimson Tide picked up a non-conference win over Charleston Southern 56-6 in Tuscaloosa this past Saturday. They’ll close out their regular season at Auburn this coming Saturday at 3:30 pm Eastern. The SEC showdown will be broadcast on WLAQ AM 1410.
There will be plenty of opportunities for fun and fellowship offered to Rome and Floyd County residents this weekend.
Cave Spring Elementary School will benefit from the third annual Cave Spring Santa Sprint 5K and 1-Mile Fun Run set for Sunday, December 6th at 2 pm.
The Georgia Tech men’s basketball team improved to 3-0 on the 2015-2016 season with a 107-77 win over Green Bay on Thursday night in Atlanta.