One night last March, Jessica Griesbach woke up with terrible abdominal pain. She was throwing up and in severe pain. After a trip to the emergency room and a CT scan, the Berry College employee was told she had a condition she had never heard of but which could be fatal.
Rome Little Theatre will join with the MLK Commission of Northwest Georgia and 100 Black Men in January to present a Pulitzer Prize, Tony Award-winning play on race and real estate titled “Clybourne Park,” the movie “A Raisin in the Sun” and a symposium on race.
The Rome News-Tribune asked our readers to share their Christmas memories with us. Whether it be a newborn child, a store owner going the extra mile or celebrating Christmas during hard times, our readers shared the moments special to them and those they love.
Darlington School is pleased to partner with Synovus, Millennium Gate Museum, Hearst Castle, Michael C. Carlos Museum and Oglethorpe University to bring The Games: Ancient Olympia to Atlanta to Rio exhibit to Darlington’s McCallie-Kennedy Library Jan. 10 through March 3.
There is plenty of holiday cheer to be had this weekend as communities come together for parades and art festivals, organizations host pancake breakfasts and beautiful music will be made by local artists.
The Rome Braves will hold their annual pancake breakfast on tomorrow December 3 to benefit the Braves Miracle Field of Rome. The event will take place at State Mutual Stadium from 7 a.m.– Noon. Tickets are just $8 for all you can eat pancakes and sausage served in the Three Rivers Club.
South of Heaven — a local band with a Southern rock flavor — has developed a reputation. The band has won competitions and amassed a faithful following. The young members have developed a strong bond and while the current lineup has only been playing together for three months, many of the members have known each other for years.
Is it a bench or is it a table? If you are not sure, the teen builders at the Floyd County Schools College and Career Academy have accomplished their mission. Young builders in the OJT program at the school are busy measuring, cutting and assembling the bench that transforms into a table. Or, is it a table that transforms into a bench?
The Georgia Department of Economic Development today announced that YANMAR America Corporation, a manufacturer of advanced performance diesel engines, equipment and gas engine based energy systems, will open a new training and customer experience facility in Cherokee County, creating 25 jobs and investing $20 million into the local community.