Business

Following the investigation of a complaint against Neaton Rome Inc, the U.S. Department of Labor’s Wage and Hour Division has forced the auto parts manufacturer to reinstate and pay an employee $13,133 in lost wages as the federal labor probe determined that Neaton terminated the employee in…

Cartersville-based Phoenix Air has been awarded a 10-year federal contract by the U.S. Department of State to provide air ambulance services and air passenger services for U.S. diplomatic missions around the world.

An evening at the movies has always been a great escape from the grind of daily life. This November, Rome will have another opportunity to celebrate the allure of the silver screen when the Rome International Film Festival brings together films and filmmakers from around the world to the cit…

RidgeBerry Property Management Company, a Rome-based company that launched in May 2017, is expanding its service offerings to meet the property management and real estate investment needs of Northwest Georgia.

Floyd County Master Gardeners will offer a free community workshop on "Flower Arranging" Saturday, Sept. 28.

Andrew Jones’ Evergreen Patio business has come a long way over the past decade. Founded in 2008 in a small woodworking shop at his home, Jones is one of Cave Spring’s newest businesses in a four-building campus on Mill Street, formerly the Cave Spring Hardware property.

Ashley (Ellington) Garner will return to her former post as the executive director of the Community Foundation for Greater Rome. Garner served as the foundation's original chief executive for several years until leaving the position in May of 2018.

The Bartow County Fire Marshal has shut down the Magnuson Countryside Inn, 100 Georgia North Cir. in Adairsville for multiple violation of the Life Safety code.

Scores of bicyclists will be riding through western Floyd County on September 28 on one of the weekend Bike Ride Across Georgia events.

At least 2,000 people who are not residents of the Cartersville/Adairsville area are spending the night in Bartow County every night of the year. The results of a major tourism study were presented to Adairsville and north Bartow County community leaders Thursday by Ellen Archer, executive d…

Otis Raybon, retired publisher of Rome News Tribune, is pleased to join Hardy Realty as a member of its highly successful commercial sales and leasing team.

Mary Miller of Mary Miller State Farm, 1340 Chattahoochee Drive in Rockmart, GA., announces the addition of Ken Greene, RN, LUTCF as its new Life, Health, Annuity and CD Product Specialist.

What is the purpose of your organization? To stop the suffering for Public Animal Welfare Services animals. We provide veterinary care and treatments, including parvo tests and surgeries. ARF also helps with providing food and supplies to PAWS.

Toles, Temple & Wright announced today the addition of Wendy Lignell as a Realtor to Rome’s multi-million dollar producing real estate brokerage.

The Georgia Department of Natural Resources in encouraging Georgians to celebrate National Hunting and Fishing Day on Saturday, Sept. 28.

Native Roman Stacy Brown will celebrate a huge homecoming Tuesday when she opens her own Chicken Salad Chick restaurant at 800 Martha Berry Boulevard.

Rome's Living & Giving Lifestyle, 401 Broad Street, owned and operated by Lisa Landry and Sheree White, has won a "Retailer Excellence Award" in the Store Events category.

Cloudland Canyon State Park in extreme Northwest Georgia has been honored by the Georgia Department of Natural Resources with the agency's Natural Resource Enhancement Award.

Members of the Communications Workers of America picket outside of the AT&T truck lot on North Avenue. The CWA workers say they’ll continue to strike next week in protest of what they say is unfair treatment by the communications company, according to CWA member Jay Bird. According to a …

Dr. Jarrad Barber recently joined the Hand Center at Harbin Clinic Orthopedics where he will work closely with Dr. Stephen Klasson and a team of medical experts who are focused on the health of hands and upper extremities.

U.S. Army veteran Michael Reynolds served as a flight paramedic for 18 years before being medically retired in August 2012 following a traumatic brain injury in Iraq. For him, making the transition back to civilian life meant finding a new purpose. He found it in farming.

The Georgia Department of Natural Resources is offering special instruction for outdoor enthusiast who would like to learn more about hunting.

Berry College associate professor of geology Tami J. Jovanelly is now featured in the Tough Girl podcast series.

World Energy revealed plans Friday to cease operations at its Rome plant, 555 W. Hermitage Road. Facilities in Natchez, Mississippi, and Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, will also be shuttered.

The Rome Noon Optimist Club celebrated its 60th year of continuous service to our community last December. At that time it was the largest Optimist Club in the State of Georgia. Monday, the District Governor will be in town Monday to officially induct the 100th member of the club.

Keep Rome Floyd Beautiful will participate in the annual Great Georgia Pollinator Census on Friday, August 23, from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m.

DeSoto State Park on Lookout Mountain will host a moonlight paddle on the Little River Friday, August 16.

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