The Floyd County Health Department, 16 East 12th Street, Rome, is now offering flu vaccines on a walk-in basis during regular business hours.
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.
Spelling Bee hopes and dreams are on the line as Rome Little Theatre kicks off its 61st season with the Broadway musical “The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee.”
Additions to the Pinhoti Trail in Floyd County have been included for the first time in a 357-mile mountain bike trek, called the Trans North Georgia Adventure, which is bringing riders to the end of an arduous journey across the mountains and valleys between South Carolina and Alabama.
This year’s River Revelry — A Biodiversity Bash, returns to Heritage Park on August 26 and this year’s event features a lip-sync competition.
The nominations have been counted and five local charities rose above the rest of the pack in the 2017 Harbin Hero Challenge. The five finalists in the contest are Living Proof Recovery, Summit Quest, Rome Floyd YMCA, Floyd County CASA and The Sweet Cocoon.
The Floyd County Health Department, located at 16 East 12th St., has established a community drop-off location for safe disposal of needles and other sharps, according to a Georgia Department of Public Health press release. There is no fee for the service and the drop off location is at the …
Due to ground saturation and the weather conditions that are forecast for tomorrow, Rome-Floyd Parks and Recreation Department has come to the decision to postpone their Ridge Ferry Films until Sept. 23rd.
Sweatfest 2017 comes to Schroeder’s Courtyard on Saturday and features a lineup of local and area bands playing a variety of music styles from folk to punk rock to Bluegrass.
Rome residents can enjoy some magic and mindreading on Aug. 26 when magician and mentalist Charles Wright performs two shows at the Rome City Auditorium.
The United States Navy’s Blue Angels and the AeroShell Demonstration Teams will headline this year’s Wings Over North Georgia Air Show on Oct. 21-22 at Richard B. Russell Regional Airport.
Local country band Babe’s Bayou will be playing live music on Saturday at the Town Green for another installment of Downtown Saturday.
Stewards of the longleaf pine ecosystem are comparing notes and learning about efforts to repopulate the species across the South Atlantic and Gulf Coast region during a conference at Berry College through Friday. Berry, the Longleaf Alliance and Nature Conservancy, are all partnering to hos…
Cedartown native Sam Hunt’s “Body Like a Back Road” now holds the record for the most weeks spent atop Billboard’s Hot Country Songs chart, Billboard.com reported on Aug. 1.
The Harbin Hero Hustle returns to the streets of Downtown Rome on Saturday, Oct. 14. Before racers and walkers get out their superhero costumes, it’s time to decide which local charities will have the opportunity to win of $3,500 in donations from Harbin Clinic.
Bikers, music enthusiasts and fun-seekers alike are invited to the fifth annual Cave Spring Motorcycle Rally and Music Festival, beginning today and rolling through Saturday.