Lifestyles

We recently asked area photographers to send us images of life in and around Rome and Floyd County - from its people, buildings, outdoor spaces and animals. You sent us hundreds of photos, many of which will be featured in the upcoming issue of Rome Life Magazine which publishes on Nov. 12. …

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The Rome Area Council for the Arts and Redmond Regional Medical Center are pleased to announce the return of the Rome Community HeART Project. Submissions are now being accepted from artists, classes, businesses, non-profits, and civic organizations within the Rome community.

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On Thursday, a group of talented women gathered together at Perfect Home on Shorter Avenue.

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For 10 years, Romans of all ages have been walking down Broad Street for the annual Walk A Mile in her Shoes event.

As it appeared in the Fifty Years Ago column in the October 1967 editions of the Rome News-Tribune

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Though the man who started the Tumor Trooper Run and Walk lost his fight with cancer last fall, the event to raise funds for the Pediatric Brain Tumor Foundation and awareness of children battling the disease will go on for at least one more year on Saturday.

Beth Henley’s Pulitzer-prize winning dark comedy, “Crimes of the Heart,” about three Mississippi sisters’ reunion is playing at Berry College in the new theater in Blackstone Hall to be dedicated/named Friday night.

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The Rome-Floyd E.C.O. Center is hosting a Garden Party to celebrate the designation of the Ridge and Valley Garden to the Rosalynn Carter Butterfly Trail. The public is invited to attend the celebration on Sunday, Oct. 8, 2017 from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m.

As it appeared in the 50 Years Ago column in the Wed., Oct. 4, 1967, edition of the Rome News-Tribune

As it appeared in the Fifty Years Ago column in the September 1967 editions of the Rome News-Tribune

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Indra Thomas shares her time between teaching at Shorter University and belting out notes in some of the most famous opera houses around the world.

As it appeared in the Fifty Years Ago column as presented in the Sunday, Sept. 17, 1967 edition of the Rome News-Tribune

On Sept. 23, Kenny Howes and Friends will be joined by strings, woodwinds, and brass instruments to recreate the songs the Beatles recorded in the studio in 1967 that resulted in two landmark albums “Sergeant Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band” and “Magical Mystery Tour.”

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The Athens based musical group Futurebirds announces a special concert in Rome at the River City Brewing Company on October 6th at 9 p.m. to raise funds for the Exchange Club Family Resource Center. The Family Resource Center was formed 26 years ago by the Exchange Club of Rome to combat chi…

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It’s not every day one gets to work in a place as picturesque as Canyonlands National Park in Utah. But two Rome photographers got that chance recently and share some of their stunning images with Rome News-Tribune readers.

As it appeared in the Fifty Years Ago as presented in the Sunday, Sept. 10, 1967 edition of the Rome News-Tribune

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Rome residents who like to shop for antiques, artwork and furniture now have the chance to get great deals while helping local youth embark on an incredible pilgrimage.

As it appeared in the Fifty Years Ago column in September 1967 editions of the Rome News-Tribune

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The term Knitted Knockers may sound a little silly but it’s actually an international movement that’s helping millions of women around the world.