The Rockmart community is coming together next week for the annual celebration during football season: Homecoming. Festivities have been planned for high school students and community members to get excited before the big football game on Friday night against Dade County.
The week kicks off with the parade through downtown Rockmart on Monday night at 7 p.m., featuring the Jacket football team and cheerleaders, as well as the 2019 Homecoming Court, school clubs, and community members.
The parade will follow the route beginning at City Hall (the old high school), turning left onto North Piedmont Avenue, right onto East Elm Street, a right onto North Marble Street, then ending at Body Vision.
Other special events planned for high school students include dress-up activities throughout the week, a pep rally on Friday afternoon, and the Homecoming dance following Friday night’s game.
2019 Rockmart High School Homecoming Court: