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The City of Rome’s Downtown Development Authority and the Historic DeSoto Theatre Foundation partner again this holiday season to bring Christmas entertainment to the DeSoto Theatre.
Rome-Floyd Parks and Recreation extends an invitation to everyone to come and visit Santa Claus and his elves at our recreation centers this December in our special, new event Playtime with Santa.
When Tiffani Holbrook of the Northwest Georgia Area Agency on Aging told workshop attendees that more than 7,000 people in Rome are affected by dementia, they were shocked.
The Georgia Trust for Historic Preservation today announced the recipients of its Callahan Incentive Grant, a matching grant given to nonprofit or government organizations undertaking the rehabilitation of a historic building or site in Georgia.
Doing a play with kids is always an adventure according to Lindsey Chambers, who is directing “The Best Christmas Pageant Ever” at the DeSoto Theatre.
The International President of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc., Glenda Glover, called all members and chapters of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc. to observe AKA National Family Caregivers’ Day on Nov. 15 and throughout the month of November.
John Knauss of Rome is one of six Jacksonville State University music students sharing their love of musical theatre with elementary and middle schools through the Jacksonville Opera Theatre.
There is a chill in the air, a whiff of peppermint all around, eggnog pouring and food in excess. Families are getting together to exchange gifts and pleasantries. And all is wonderful.
On Saturday, Dec. 7, 7:30 p.m., the Rome Symphony Orchestra and the Three Rivers Singers will perform George Frideric Handel’s masterpiece, “The Messiah,” at the Rome City Auditorium.
Every now and again, we get old photos from readers who’d like to share a little bit of history with their fellow Rome residents. We ask that Pictures from the Past submissions be from 50 or more years ago.
Prepare for heartwarming holiday hijinks as Rome Little Theatre presents “The Best Christmas Pageant Ever” Dec. 6-15 at the DeSoto Theatre.
As seems typical of longtime public servants, Bill and Sherry Peace were hesitant at first to take advantage of a special program through Harbin Clinic that helps cancer patients and their loved ones enjoy outdoor activities.
Rome’s Own Musical Ensembles will present a family show, “Welcome Christmas” on Thursday, Dec. 5 and “No Place like ROME for the Holidays” on Dec. 16 at the Rome City Auditorium.
Sally Echols, head basketball coach at Model High School, and J.J. Johnson, owner of Smoothie King on Turner McCall Boulevard, were named to the 2020 class of Leadership Georgia.
As we transition to a bi-monthly format instead of weekly, I’d like to broach the ever-changing landscape of societal acceptance of complementary therapies.
Theta Omicron Omega Chapter of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Incorporated, in conjunction with Hope for the Journey, Inc. recently celebrated breast cancer survivors, those currently battling breast cancer and memorialized those who lost their battle against the disease.
Ahhh, going to Grandmother’s house. What a fun and memorable time. Holiday season is here. Not only are folks off to grandma’s house, but to aunts’, uncles’ and cousins’ houses as well.
What began as an effort to fulfill a last-minute request from her son has turned into a ministry for Mary Womack to bring joy to loved ones and their families struggling with cancer and to help Cancer Navigators.