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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Berry College will host the second annual High School Choir Festival for singers from across Georgia at 4 p.m. Thursday in the Ford Dining Hall.
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.
Residents and visitors to downtown Rome will get an earful of Bluegrass music on Saturday, Oct. 14 as Fiddlin’ Fest Between the Rivers returns to Broad Street.
At their October 10, 2017 meeting, the Floyd County Board of Commissioners approved a proposal from the Rome Area Council for the Arts (RACA) to construct an arts amphitheater and exhibition space adjacent to the Sara Hightower Regional Library.
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.
This year’s Mountain Day Weekend at Berry College, a celebration of Martha Berry and the college’s homecoming, will take begin Friday and run through Sunday.
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.
Rome residents can enjoy the music of Scotland, Ireland and Wales when local group Ceilidh Celtic Ensemble presents “Celtic Tea Time” on Oct. 1.
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.”
The Rome-Floyd Recycling Center is hosting a free collection event this Saturday at the Center from 9 a.m. – 3 p.m. We will accept household hazardous waste and electronics to dispose of responsibly and help keep this material out of our landfill.
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…
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.
Local band South Of Heaven hit the big time Labor Day weekend when they won the chance to open for some of the biggest names in country music.
The public is invited to a Pop Up Dog Park on Sunday, September 24 at Riverside Park. The City of Rome and Floyd County are collaborating to offer this day of dog park play and adoption for the community.