ROME BRAVES FALL TO ASHEVILLE TOURISTS IN SERIES OPENER, THREE BRAVES TAPPED FOR SALLY LEAGUE ALL STAR GAME
The Rome Braves fell to the Asheville Tourists 8-5 in the opener of a three game series in Asheville, North Carolina on Tuesday night. The teams will go head to head again tonight at 7:05 pm.
The Animal Rescue Foundation of Rome and Floyd County will benefit from the Build for Animals pet house auction scheduled for June 27th at West Rome Animal Clinic, 2012 Shorter Avenue.
The Atlanta Braves fell to the San Diego Padres 5-3 in 11 innings in the opener of a four game series at Turner Field on Monday night.
The Rome Braves were off last night and will return to action tonight on the road against the Asheville Tourists. First pitch is set for 7:05 pm at McCormick Field in Asheville, North Carolina.
It won’t be long until ground is broken on the Tennis Center of Georgia at Berry College.
The Rome Area Heritage Foundation will offer a tour of historic Lindale, one of Floyd County’s most treasured mill village communities, this Saturday, June 13th. During the tour, participants will learn about the community’s “Old Town” (circa 1895-96) and “New Town” (circa 1902), learn about the area’s importance to Floyd County and enjoy a picnic dinner on Silver Creek, according to an RAHM media release.
The United States beat Australia 3-1 on Monday night in the Americans’ opener at the Women’s World Cup in Winnipeg, Manitoba. Megan Rapinoe scored two goals to help lift the US to victory. The US will face Sweden on Friday night.
Floyd County Police have made an arrest in connection with a motor vehicle accident on Georgia 101 on Sunday that left a motorcyclist severely injured.