SpecialLOCAL RETIRED EDUCATORS RECOGNIZED: The Floyd-Rome Retired Educators Association recently recognized some of their members for their work throughout the year. Those named included (from left) Phil Herron for publicity, Nancy Smith for the group’s scrapbook, Daphnie Morrison for scholarships, Tony Pope for the FRREA newsletter, Ed Waters for the FRREA handbook and group history and Carol Green for community service. “Many hours of hard work go into making this organization thrive. The success of the FRREA at the Georgia Retired Educators Association State Convention is due to the skills and hard work of these members. Their time and talents are greatly appeciated,” a press release from the group said.