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GUEST COLUMN: Recognizing the God within us

Psychologists and therapists often point out that it takes two healthy people to make a healthy relationship. The best relationships seems to be the ones in which each partner can honestly say “I can live without you and be happy, but I choose not to.”

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Thursday 10/23/2014
Superstars of Wrestling return to The Forum
Posted: October 23, 2014

 Superstars of Wrestling Fan Fest returns to Rome Nov. 13, 14 and 15 and a portion of the proceeds will go to benefit the Sexual Assault Center of Northwest Georgia.

Wednesday 10/22/2014
Trivia Answer to Rome News-Tribune trivia at Johnny's New York Style Pizza
Updated: October 22, 2014 - 3:08 pm

The Rome News-Tribune sponsored trivia takes place each week at Johnny's New York Style Pizza on Broad Street Wednesdays at 7:30 p.m.

World-renowned soprano Indra Thomas performs at Shorter University
Posted: October 22, 2014

Rome, Ga. — Internationally acclaimed soprano Indra Thomas will be joined by pianist Sandra Lutters, whose opera career spans more than 30 years, as they present a concert at Shorter University on Monday, Oct. 27 at 7:30 p.m. in Brookes Chapel. The concert is part of Shorter’s faculty recital series; Thomas teaches voice performance at the university.

DAR presents history quilt to Fairview group
Posted: October 22, 2014

Xavier Chapter, National Society Daughters of the American Revolution presented a quilted wall hanging to the Fairview E.S. Brown Heritage Corp. to be exhibited in the restored school building.

Jesus in the Hood event continues through Sunday
Posted: October 22, 2014

Hundreds gathered Tuesday at the Jesus in the Hood tent revival at Cave Spring and East Main streets.

Tuesday 10/21/2014
U.S. Army jazz trumpeter playing at Berry College
Posted: October 21, 2014

ROME, Ga --- United States Army Band trumpet player, Sgt. 1st Class Graham E. Breedlove will perform Thursday, (Oct. 23) as part of the Berry College Concert Series.

Scary Berry haunted hayride and walking trail opens Thursday
Posted: October 21, 2014

ROME, Ga. --- The Scary Berry haunted hayride and walking trail opens Thursday at 8 p.m.

Montessori, Main, McHenry, Pepperell in Wednesday edition of Young Romans
Posted: October 21, 2014

Coming in Wednesday’s Young Romans, students at Montessori School of Rome have a busy morning with language, math and science work.

Darlington teen to compete in Miss Georgia Teen pageant
Posted: October 21, 2014

Madeleine Sabourin, 14, of Rome, will compete for the title of Miss Georgia Teen USA 2015 on Nov. 20, 21 and 22 at the Henry County Performing Arts Center in McDonough.

Monday 10/20/2014
Chiaha fair, block party among variety of events on the horizon
Updated: October 20, 2014 - 11:37 am

From zombies and ghosts, to the arts and crafts, Saturday is chock-full of events that promise fun for the whole family.

Taste of Home Cooking School set for Tuesday at The Forum
Posted: October 20, 2014

The emcee of the Taste of Home Cooking School will be a familiar face — and voice.

Peeler receives Farm Bureau award
Posted: October 20, 2014

Floyd County Farm Bureau member Iris Peeler received a district Excellence in Agriculture award from the Georgia Farm Bureau.

Model alumni gather for 50th reunion
Posted: October 20, 2014

Model High School 50th reunion attendees gather for a group photo. Pictured in the front are Ann Sharp Adams (from left), Starla Sherrill Davis, Laura Jones, Sherry Guyton, Shirley Miller Lindsey, Janice McCain Henderson, Betty Payne Wilson, Shirley Campbell Duvall, Gaile Carroll Wood and Carol Braden Bradshaw. In the second row are Evelyn Jackson McClendon (from left), Susie Shaw Dotson, Margaret Fletcher Parmer, Jeanette Tate Rhinehart, Carol Robbins Bragg, Barbara Canada Touchstone, JoAnn Goss Kerns, Elaine Skelton Keasler, Wayne Keasler, Pat Cromer Law, Johnny Henderson, Charles White, Sherry Carroll Floyd, Jim Darby, Louise Paris Edwards, Paula Lynch Jones, Sharyne Self Gaddis, Helen Smith and C.L. Tate. In the third row are Bud Self (from left), Bill Payne, John Early, Jerry Hight, Johnnie Fowler, Ken Couch, Jim Laney, Ralph Davis, Tommy Kiser, Willis White, Doyle Morris, Alvin Williams, Jim West and Ron Cochran.

More than 70,000 attend Wings Over North Georgia air show
Posted: October 20, 2014

Attendance at the 2014 Wings Over North Georgia air show may have broken records this year, an airport official said Sunday.

Sunday 10/19/2014
100 Years Ago
Posted: October 19, 2014

As it appeared in the Fifty Years Ago column in the Thursday, Oct. 22, 1964 edition of the Rome News-Tribune

Fifty Years Ago
Posted: October 19, 2014

Sunday, Oct. 18, 1964

Wisdom ride a labor of love for Billy Puryear of Armuchee
Posted: October 19, 2014

It was another routine third Saturday of October for Billy Puryear. For the past 35 years the Floyd County farmer has pulled on his jeans and boots, saddled his horse and led the John Wisdom Wagon Train and Trail Ride through Floyd County.

Freeman - Gautier Wedding
Posted: October 19, 2014

Jennifer Leigh Gautier and John Samuel Freeman Jr. were married at 5 p.m, on Saturday, Sept. 6, 2014, on the beach at Wrightsville Beach, North Carolina. The bride is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Beverly T. Gautier of Sanford, North Carolina. The groom is the son of Belvin Stewart Freeman of San Miguel de Allende, Mexico and Mr. and Mrs. John Samuel Freeman, Sr. of Rome.

Geocachers to hunt treasures again in Rome next year
Posted: October 19, 2014

As Romans went about their business on a beautiful Saturday, they saw groups of people walking around town as if they were looking for something. They were. Hundreds of people from all over the U.S. are participating in Rome’s first geocaching mega-event.

Chapman - Knight Engagement
Posted: October 19, 2014

Mark and Telisa Chapman of Rome announce the engagement of their daughter, Savanna Lauren Chapman, to Joe Vardaman Knight III, son of Sue Garrett Knight and the late Joe Vardaman Knight Jr.

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