Rome, Ga. — Shorter University’s School of Performing Arts will host an organ recital on Monday, March 17 at 7:30 p.m. at Rome’s First United Methodist Church featuring Becky Lombard.
ROME, Ga. – The Remembering the Trail of Tears series culminates at 7 p.m. Thursday, March 13, in the Krannert Ballroom. Speaker Sarah H. Hill will present “Cherokees, Georgians, and the Trail of Tears from Rome, 1838.”
ROME, GA. —The Greater Rome Convention & Visitors Bureau (GRCVB) is now offering special weekend hotel packages in conjunction with the 3rd Annual Spring Art Market, April 11-12, 2014.
Rome, Ga., Mar. 10, 2014 -- JLC AirShow Management is excited to announce the 2014 Wings Over North Georgia air show and Smoke-n-Thunder BBQ Classic weekend continues to get bigger by extending the Saturday air show and BBQ Classic operating hours into the evening. The Saturday evening events begin immediately after the last aerial day performance concludes around 5pm ending with a mini-night air show and fireworks grand finale.
Romans and visitors have a colorful St. Patrick’s Day weekend in store.
As it appeared in the Fifty Years Ago column in the Thursday, March 11, 1964, edition of the Rome News-Tribune
Wednesday, March 11, 1964
Mr. and Mrs. Chris Proctor of Rome announce the engagement of their daughter, Alyson Maria Proctor, to Justin Caleb Whelchel, son of Mr. and Mrs. Steve Whelchel of Silver Creek.
Dennis and Sandy Gray, and Mark A. Reeves Sr., announce the engagement of their son, Mark A. Reeves, Jr., to Amanda M. Fischer, daughter of Dennis and Carol Ann Fischer of Claxton.
Mr. and Mrs. Scott Crawford of White and Todd Carnes of Lindale announce the engagement of their daughter, Alix Courtney Carnes of Atlanta to Michael James Orlando, also of Atlanta. The groom is the son of Mr. and Mrs. James Orlando of Marietta.
Susan Owens of Rome, and Mr. and Mrs. Ronny Owens of Cave Spring, announce the engagement of their daughter, Lindsey Owens of Rome to Ronnie Clark of Silver Creek, son of Mr. and Mrs. Keith Clark of Silver Creek.
Terry Lanier and Glenda Ann Spears celebrated their 50th anniversary on Feb. 23, 2014 with a trip to the Trapp Family Lodge in Stowe, Vt.
A group of students from Shorter University can say they have gone to the great frontier in order to bring their faith to others.
The Snake Creek Gap Time Trials is a three-month long mountain bike race series along the Pinhoti Trail. It drags mountain bikers along dozens of miles of tough, merciless trails full of rocks, roots and creeks and up tiring climbs.
Mr. and Mrs. David Tibbits of Marietta announce the engagement of their daughter, Brittni Nicole Tibbits, to Richard Tyler Barnes, son of Mr. and Mrs. Tony Barnes of Rockmart.
Darlington School will host a blood drive Thursday in honor of Sureyya Kosedag, the mother of Darlington junior Nadin Kosedag. The Blood Assurance Blood Vessel will be at the McCallie-Kennedy Library steps from 2 to 7 p.m. for anyone who would like to participate.
The Rome police department selected officer Joel Wooten as the 2013 Officer of the Year.
Prayer is a privilege that belongs to all — it is not reserved for the saints alone. It belongs to the weary, defeated and dejected humanity. The Father-Son relationship that Jesus expressed so clearly through his teachings and his life gives us insight into the true nature of God.
Get ready to scout out some cool treasures and some hot seats for the 2014 Rome Braves season, this morning.
The sounds of “Sweet Georgia Brown” will soon waft through downtown Rome, as the Harlem Globe trotters are scheduled to make an appearance here in a little more than a week.