As construction of the new AutoZone and Hardee’s nears completion, it’s unclear how much the big-rig delivery trucks will affect traffic flow around the intersection of Turner McCall Boulevard and East First Street.
ATLANTA -- Georgia continues to rank sixth in the nation and third in the Southeast in over-the-year job creation. The state gained 80,000 non-seasonally-adjusted jobs between September 2013 and September 2014, for a growth rate of 2.0 percent. The comparable national job growth rate for the same period was also 2.0 percent.
A scheduled vote by the Rome City Commission to possibly increase alcohol license rates for 2015 has some business owners worried.
Monday’s edition of the Roman Record has several large commercial real estate transactions reported from the past week.
It took the city of Rome and more than 200 other local governments in Georgia more than seven years to win a favorable ruling in a class action legal battle against web-based hotel booking companies.
Floyd County has mobile home and R.V. parks, so why not a food truck park? That’s what Floyd County businessman T.K. Hamilton and his wife Claudia Hamilton are proposing for property at 607 Shorter Ave.
As the first year of operations at the LakePoint Sporting Community in Emerson draws near to a close, owners of several venues are indicating that the facility exceeded expectations.
The plywood facade in front of the Harvest Moon bar and special events building at 236 Broad St. has been removed. The building is used for a bar and special events facility as well as for overflow seating during peak periods at Harvest Moon next door.
The Georgia Department of Labor said 307 more Floyd County residents were working in September than in August. Coupled with a drop in the workforce of 132 residents, it decreased Floyd County’s unemployment rate to 7.5 percent in September from 8.4 percent in August.
The University of Georgia Small Business Development Center (SBDC) will present a seminar on “QuickBooks: Step-By-Step”. QuickBooks is one of the most popular small business accounting software programs that is very intuitive and easy to use once you gain a basic understanding of all its features and functional areas and how they relate to the processing of business related transactions.
Rome, GA – Harbin Clinic, the largest physician-owned, multi-specialty healthcare group in Georgia, today announced that it has attained the highest level of certification from the National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA) for its patient-centered approach to providing comprehensive healthcare. All of Harbin’s primary care practices – including family medicine, internal medicine and pediatrics – have been certified, and the Tony E. Warren Cancer Center has earned esteemed recognition as the first Patient-Centered Specialty Practice in Georgia.
The LakePoint Sporting Community in Bartow County will partner with the Macon-based Atlantic Sun Conference to have a shot at hosting conference championships in lacrosse, baseball and sand volleyball.
Marietta-based Times-Journal Inc. has offered to purchase the Rome News-Tribune and News Publishing Co.’s weekly products if the proposal is approved by a bankruptcy judge.
The Bekaert Corp. is increasing its reinvestment to $29 million from $25 million at its Rome plant, 301 Darlington Drive.
Monday’s edition of the Roman Record will feature an update on local sales tax revenues.
Walmart, the nation’s leading retailer, expanded into groceries when it developed the superstore concept years ago. Now, Walmart is expanding in Rome with its Care Clinic — a primary healthcare clinic that is part of a nationwide pilot program.
Coupons in today’s Rome News-Tribune are valued at $54 and the total so far this year is $9,738.