Wendlo Band is Chelsea Hamilton and Jacob Hamilton, they preformed at the Brown Bag Concert Series at Rotary Park between the Forum River Center and the Floyd County Superior Court.
Kenneth Hardegree is preparing the stage for the Shakespeare Festival by the Forum River Center on Tuesday afternoon. The festival will offer free public performances on the Town Green from Thursday through Sept. 29. The performances will include “Hamlet,” “Two Gentlemen of Verona (The Music…
It seems like more and more products are using button batteries. From watches to hearing aids the button battery seems to fit in the smallest of places. I haven’t thought about this being a problem until I did a little research through Safe Kids.
Do you have diabetic neuropathy? Always have cold hands or feet no matter the temperature? Get pins and needles sensation whenever you sit wrong? You could have circulation difficulties. Stimulating the body’s circulation is a good way to help kick your health into a higher gear. It does so …
As its 16th year promises a fresh and diverse lineup of top-notch films, the Rome International Film Festival announces major growth within its board of directors, welcoming 11 new members to a board of 18 dedicated professionals. In all, a team of 37 business and film industry leaders work …
There’s still time to sign up for one of Rome’s most popular 5k races — but there’s more the revamped health walk includes local pooches.
Since 2000, an average of 355 unintentional pedestrian fatalities among children ages 14 and under have occurred each year. During that same time period an average of more than 15,500 children ages 14 and under were non fatally injured as pedestrians each year. Other than the streets, drivew…
Casting Rome and Atlanta-based actors for the Fourth Annual Rome Shakespeare Festival running Sept. 12-29 was the easy part.
This beaver appeared to be lost among the sand and rocks below the Veterans Memorial Highway bridge near State Mutual Stadium on Tuesday. It ambled along the trail between Chieftains and the stadium before heading toward the river below the bridge.
There’s a fallacy floating around that I keep bumping into this week… people who are so hustle and bustle that they are literally on the go every moment they are awake. Keeping up with the kids, the job, the significant other, perhaps school and other obligations, plus commitments to chariti…
Summer is drawing to a close and fall is just around the corner. I love outdoor activities, pool parties, and grilling out. Although I don’t do much of the grilling, I try to be sure my hubby has the proper tools he needs to cook a delicious meal in a safe manner. Let’s share a few rules for…
Students throughout Northwest Georgia will have the chance to tell visual stories before an international audience in a competitive atmosphere as well as learn about the film industry during this year’s Rome International Film Festival.
There will be a free music festival on Saturday, Sept. 7 in Rome’s River District. It will feature local artists and is a part of Downtown Rome’s Downtown Saturday series.
New York Times best-selling author Wes Moore will speak as part of the Conson Wilson Lecture Series at 7:30 p.m. on Thursday in the Berry College Cage Center Arena.
The 30th annual Running Water Powwow Cherokee Homecoming and Ripe Corn Festival returns to Ridge Ferry Park this Saturday and Sunday. More than 90 people are already registered to participate in the Native American dance competition which is always a highlight of the event.
There’s been a trend it seems this week in the office; clients coming in telling their stories of healing and what’s been working along with what hasn’t. I’ve heard so often, “Such and such worked for Ellen but I tried it and it did nothing”, or “I stopped recommending blah-blah-blah because…
The Lovejoy Baptist Church leadership team is already planning for Summer Explosion 2020, an annual youth camp offered for the past 15 years at the South Rome church.
Rome’s film festival has been awarded a grant that will foster artistic growth in a younger generation of artists and filmmakers throughout the region and beyond.
The Rome chapter of Ducks Unlimited and Georgia Department of Natural Resources will join forces Saturday for the annual DU Youth and Outdoors Greenwing shooting event at Arrowhead Wildlife Management Area at 2502 Floyd Springs Road.
If you just had a baby, are expecting, or are taking care of a young infant it’s important to create a safe sleep environment for your baby. Because babies spend much of their time sleeping, the nursery should be the safest room in the house. Take a few moments to learn about safe sleep.
There are so many of you fellow community members that I see running yourself haggard over work, job, school, and family. Everyone is getting a part of you, except yourself. I see you there, hanging on, trying to pour from that empty pitcher.
David Brearley has been appointed chairman of the Heart of the Community Foundation Board of Governors for 2019-2020.
School has started for most of the systems in our community. Many of the students will be taking a bus for the first time. This can be a big step for your child. Help your kids get a gold star in bus safety by following these tips.