Rome’s Donna Parker was installed as president of the Rome Lions Club for the coming year at a recent club meeting.
Matthew Hammond has been promoted to the rank of commander in the U.S. Coast Guard and assigned as executive officer aboard the 378-foot high-endurance cutter Munro, stationed in Kodiak, Alaska.
Shorter announces Dean’s List
Amanda Bradfield, a graduate of Rome High School, has been accepted into the prestigious Leaders Inspired for Tomorrow leadership development program at LaGrange College.
Steven Hudson, a junior at Rome High School, on Saturday became the first TigerFlight youth member to be promoted to TigerFlight lieutenant and the first youth to receive the TigerFlight Jake Award.
Jason Fluegge of Armuchee, a student at Fairleigh Dickinson University’s Florham Campus in Madison, New Jersey, graduated with a Bachelor of Arts in theater arts in May.
Chaplain Franklin Scott Caldwell was recently promoted to major. He is a member of the Army Reserves in Grand Prairie, Texas, and is chaplain of the 300th Special Troops Battalion. Caldwell, a 1990 East Rome High School graduate, is a 24-year veteran and has served in Operation Desert Storm, Iraq and Afghanistan.
Siblings Margaret and Hassell Herrin recently donated a family treasure to the Whitfield-Murray Historical Society.
Darlington School graduate Bethany Cagle has been named one of eight children of Lorillard Tobacco Company employees to receive $5,000 stipends from the Lorillard Children’s Scholarship Program to help further their education.
Dakota Ellis Ball of Silver Creek was named to the University of Alabama’s Dean’s List for the Spring 2014 semester.
Rome resident and University of Georgia student Courtney Cunningham was awarded the 2014 Dick Franklin Performance Award from the Georgia State Golf Association Foundation.
Michelle Everett of Rome graduated from Georgia Institute of Technology with a Bachelor of Science degree in architecture on May 3.
Emily Caroline Whitaker from Rome recently graduated from the College of William & Mary law school with a juris doctor degree.
The following area students earned places on Samford University’s Dean’s List for the spring semester:
The following area students were named to the Reinhardt University Dean’s List for spring semester 2014:
The following area students earned spots on the spring semester 2014 Dean’s List at Gadsden State Community College:
The Youth at Grace Fellowship Baptist Church in Cave Spring recently attended Superwow Camp in Fort Walton Beach, Florida.
Delta Kappa Gamma installs new officers
Morgan Leigh Smith of Rome has graduated from the University of North Georgia with a Bachelor of Business Administration in Management degree.Save and close
Samantha Nelson, a resident of Rome, was among 165 students who made the Spring 2014 President’s List for scholastic achievement at Georgia Southwestern State University.