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Christopher M. Pope of Plainville, a Modern Woodmen of America representative, has attained the Fraternal Insurance Counselor (FIC) designation.

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.

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

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.

River City Bank is proud to announce that Sarah Greer has been promoted to Assistant Vice President of Deposit Operations. Greer joined the bank’s retail team in 2007 as a Community Banking Associate.

West Rome Animal Clinic is happy to welcome Dr. Spencer Bragg to the team. Dr. Bragg will be joining West Rome’s efforts to provide gold-standard veterinary care to the Rome community. Our mission is to treat all pets with kindness, dignity and respect while providing “more good years togeth…

The Board of Directors of Greater Community Bank is pleased to announce the promotion of Kristy S. Brown to Vice President of Retail Banking.

Ande Frazier began her career in the financial industry in Rome in 1993, working with her father, Lamar Barden, at Peachtree Planning of Rome as a financial strategist specializing in personal finance and wealth building. Frazier’s career would lead her to New York in 1998, where she would b…

The Board of Directors of Greater Community Bank are pleased to announce the promotion of Daniel Simpson to assistant vice president of commercial lending and branch manager. Simpson joined the bank in 2011 as a loan assistant and was promoted to lending officer in 2014. He has continuously …

The Blue Ridge Area Health Education Center (AHEC) Board of Directors and staff welcomed their new Executive Director, Caroline Aultman to the organization. Aultman will lead Blue Ridge AHEC’s Northwest Georgia region efforts to increase access to healthcare for rural and underserved populat…

Anthony “Tony” Mannino has been named Chief Financial Officer of Greater Community Bank. “Tony brings an impressive eighteen years of financial and operational experience to our team,” said President and CEO David J. Lance.

The Georgia’s Rome Office of Tourism is pleased to announce Savannah White as the new Marketing Specialist. Her focus will be on social media and digital content with an emphasis on retail blogging.

Greater Community Bank Director of Retail Banking Kristy S. Brown has earned certification as an Adult Crime Tactics (ACT) Specialist through the Georgia Department of Human Services Division of Aging Services. Credentials are awarded to ACT trained professionals who are mandated by state la…

Blood Assurance is pleased to announce the naming of Ken Pence of First Bank Mortgage as the new chairman of the Rome Advisory Board. Introduced at yesterday’s quarterly meeting, Pence expressed his commitment and excitement to be an ambassador for Blood Assurance and help lead the advocacy …

Maggie Schuyler has joined Georgia Highlands College (GHC) as its new director of admissions to work with future students and the community, as the GHC Admissions team launches new community events and a revamped campus tour program called Charger Tours.

Steven Craig, a Floyd Home Care speech-language pathologist, was recently awarded LHC Group’s highest award for a therapist, 2017 National Speech Therapist of the Year. “It’s an honor,” remarked Craig, “made possible only by the amazing care and support provided by our nurses, therapists and…

Professional photographer Stephen Jones of studio331 photography in Rome was elected to the Professional Photographers of America (PPA) Council for 2018–2021. A non-profit, international association with more than 30,000 members, PPA is ultimately governed by its members through such council…

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