The line in front of Rome’s new Aldi grocery store stretched all the way back to the Steak ‘n Shake for nearly 45 minutes Thursday after store executives cut the ribbon and opened the doors.
Greta Dowling Flaherty, D.O., a physician with the Floyd Primary Care network for the last year, is now seeing patients at 1501 Shorter Ave., Rome, formerly Dr. Keith Parmer’s office.
While traffic on Turner McCall Boulevard and Shorter Avenue can be a nightmare on any given afternoon, commerce is also booming on the primary artery through the city.
Downtown Rome merchant Barbara Ware, owner of Kaleido-Sno, is going to open a new eatery in the old Broad Street Gulf service station at 1 Broad St., right next to the South Broad bridge.
Pro Performance owners Tim Vicchrilli (with scissors) and his wife, Molly Vicchrilli, join their staff and Greater Rome Chamber of Commerce ambassadors for the formal ribbon-cutting Friday for the training facility at 100 Broad St.
Georgia Highlands’ greatest asset is its faculty and staff. At the recent annual in-service meeting, several employees were recognized for their contributions during the 2013-2014 academic year.
The new Cabela's outdoor outfitters store opened in Acworth Thursday morning with hundreds of outdoor enthusiasts lined up waiting to see the mammoth store.
An increase in the labor force coupled with a decline in the number of people drawing regular paychecks pushed Floyd County’s unemployment rate to 9 percent in July.
The Rome News-Tribune Readers Choice Awards voting is a little different this year.
Connie Hulsey co-owner of North Georgia Trade Xchange along with Kenneth Hulsey, answers the questions for today’s Small Business Snapshot.
Restaurateur Natalie Woods said she's having to put her plans to relocate Jazzy's Southern Cajun and Catering on hold. Tuesday, August 19, Woods said she was planning to move into the former Deano's Pizza building on Dean Avenue. But by Wednesday afternoon, those plans were, at best, on hold.
O’Charley’s is expected to conduct its grand opening Wednesday at 11 a.m.
The rumors of GE selling its appliance division, which includes Roper Corp. in LaFayette, that began about the time it held its annual stockholders meeting have intensified in recent weeks, as evident in this message posted on the company website:
Local officials are working with Arimathea Holdings, the owner of the former West Point Pepperell Mill property in Lindale, to attract a high-volume water-user.
The Gordon County/Floyd County Joint Development Authority is getting back to work again after a nearly four year hiatus. The panel last met in September 2010.
Citizens First Bank, a division of Synovus Bank, recently announced its 2014 Jack Parker Scholarship recipients. Among the recipients were Christopher ‘Chris’ Hill and Wilson ‘Wil’ Taylor. This year, 94 scholarships totaling $114,000 were awarded to children of Synovus team members. Scholarship funds are generated each year through team member donations and internal fundraising activities.
ATLANTA – The Georgia Department of Labor will help Toyo Tires recruit a number of workers for its manufacturing facility in Bartow County on Saturday, Aug. 23. The recruitment will be held from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Gordon County Parks and Recreation Center, 7494 Fairmount Highway, S.E. in Calhoun.
The Georgia Department of Labor (GDOL) will help Roper Corp., a division of GE, fill about 150 manufacturing jobs for its facility in LaFayette.
One team’s solution to challenges at the future home of the state’s largest tennis center provided a new angle on a familiar premise.