A winning ticket worth $50,000 was sold in Rome for the April 18 Powerball drawing.
When Joan and Terry Ledbetter moved from Rome to the Virgin Islands about a year ago, it must have seemed like a dream situation. They were moving from the seven hills to an island paradise.
Rome Toastmasters invites residents to its open house on Monday to meet members and hear special guest speaker Scotty Hancock, the director of outreach and EMS relations of Redmond Regional Medical Center, talk about the importance of communication skills for today’s community.
New this year to the Chieftains Herb and Plant Sale is an option for buyers to donate herbs or vegetables to fill the gardens at Restoration Rome and the William S. Davies Homeless Shelter.
All the world is a stage for what organizers are calling a mystical program, “The Enchanted Bard,” as the Rome Symphony Orchestra, The Rome Shakespeare Festival Players, and the Berry Women’s Ensemble collaborate for a musical performance based on William Shakespeare’s work.
The Cedartown City Commission is holding their monthly meeting tonight, and expect to have a special guest along to discuss a potential opportunity for the area.
One of the best barbershop choruses in the world will grace the stage at the Historic DeSoto Theatre when the Atlanta Vocal Project performs at “Harmony in the Hills” on Friday, April 13, at 8 p.m.
Young local artists get the chance to shine each year when Rome Area Council for the Arts hosts the Firefly Fling Student Art Competition in conjunction with its annual Firefly Fling benefit.
A Calhoun-based textile business, a Piedmont, Alabama land protection organization, Boys and Girls Clubs in Dalton and Rome, the Chatsworth Water Works Commission and Forsyth County will be recognized April 19 with the Coosa River Basin Initiative’s Greenie Awards for their outstanding effor…
On Thursday the Rome, Georgia Chapter of the American Rosie the Riveter Association and Keep Rome Floyd Beautiful invites the public to join them in honoring our local “Rosie the Riveters” at 3 p.m. at Russell Regional Airport, 304 Russell Field Road.
No doubt, plant damaging cold air will be arriving in the morning and again on Wednesday. Yes, damage is going to occur. Even though there’s not much we can do, there are a few things to help reduce the damage. Remember I said reduce damage, not prevent damage.
Eleven women from the Rome area will be presented at the 29th Rome Symphony Orchestra Annual Debutante Ball on June 2 at the Coosa Country Club. The ball is a major fundraiser for the symphony.
Redmond Regional Medical Center and the Rome Area Council for the Arts are announcing the 5thAnnual Rome Community HeART Project People’s Choice Winners.
Let’s imagine that little girl in Rome has told her mother that someone has been touching her in a way she doesn’t like or understand. She's being sexually molested.
Dogwood Books will host local author Merrill Davies for a book signing on Saturday from 1-3 p.m. She will be signing copies of her new book “Becoming Jestina.”