Downtown Rome is hosting the first of two bike nights tonight and on Tuesday, October 28. Participating restaurants are offering specials and will have the Downtown Bike Nights flyer posted in the window.
Coming in Wednesday’s Young Romans, Darlington Middle School’s DarBots class begins work on their robots in preparation for a competition in December.
Jackson Harris from Rome recently graduated Cum Laude from the University of Georgia with a Juris Doctorate degree.
Tim Reynolds was awarded the Daughters of the American Revolution Community Service Award from Xavier Chapter to recognize his dedication and contributions to the Lindale community.
The fairgrounds were bustling Monday morning as workers assembled rides and vendors readied their booths for the crowds expected this evening.
For Georgia Highlands College art instructor Kathleen Flowers, a career change after 17 years turned out to be just the open door for which she was looking.
Darlington School will welcome The Alvaro Bermudez Trio to campus Saturday, Oct. 4, to perform a "Jazz on the Green" concert at 7:30 p.m. at Thatcher Hall's Johnson-Drummond Amphitheater. This event is free and open to the public.
ROME, GA - Maggie Bridges, Miss Georgia 2014, will be at the Coosa Valley Fair on Saturday, October 4, 2014. Her day will begin by assisting with the Challenger Pageants at 10 a.m. Twelve young ladies will be presented for the titles of Little Miss and Miss Challenger Coosa Valley Fair.
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.
Darlington will welcome award-winning singer/songwriter Rebecca Loebe to campus Wednesday to work with Upper School fine arts students and perform a concert during chapel.
Rome, Ga. —The Gloriosa Trio will present a guest recital at Shorter University on Thursday, Oct. 2, at 7:30 p.m. in Brookes Chapel. The event, part of the university’s Guest Artist Series, is open to the public at no charge.
The Rome Noon Optimist Club has named Alex Mills its Optimist of the Year and installed new officers.
The Coosa Valley Fair begins Tuesday and ends Saturday, and it appears that weather is going to smile on the annual event, at least for the first three days.
Monday, Sept. 28, 1964
As it appeared in the Fifty Years Ago column in the Thursday, Oct. 8, 1964 edition of the Rome News-Tribune
Mr. and Mrs. Eddie K. Watters of Lindale announce the engagement of their daughter, Chelsea Kay Watters, to Samuel Dustin Arnold, son of Sherry Arnold of Silver Creek and the late Barry Arnold.
Jim and Lisa Garrett of Silver Creek, and Kirk Holder of Rome announce the engagement of their daughter, Noelle Mary-Ana Holder, to Nicholas Adam Blankenship of Rome.
Participants in Saturday’s Canter4Cure trail ride got the chance to enjoy a three-hour horseback ride at Berry College while raising money to help kids with cancer.
Mr. and Mrs. David Rumrill of Roswell announce the engagement of their daughter, Rebecca Cecile McNutt to Walter Jody Collins, son of Mr. and Mrs. Jerry Collins of Rome.
Joe Costolnick is used to the flack he takes from his coworkers. He can’t blame ‘em. Once a year he slips on women’s heels and struts around downtown.