Lifestyles

When Jeb Arp and Luke Chaffin decided they wanted a pug almost four years ago, they consulted a breeder and came home with little Henry Hudson. But as their love for him grew, so did their interest in all things pug.

Eleven young women from the greater Rome area began their debutante year Saturday evening when they were presented at the 29th Rome Symphony Debutante Ball. The ball was held at the Coosa Country Club and benefits the Rome Symphony Orchestra.

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Rome Shakespeare Festival has several events and performances coming that will introduce Rome audiences to a variety of theatrical experiences.

For many rodeo spectators there are two cowboys in the arena that go unnoticed, but to Rough Stock contestants they are lifeguards on horseback. This team of cowboys, known as pickup men, are crucial to keeping athletes (two and four legged kinds) safe. It’s the job of the pickup men to help…

Twenty rising sixth graders from the Rome area have been selected as ribbon bearers for the 2018 Rome Symphony Debutante Ball.

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“This is not what I had in mind when I started doing this,” says Cristin Warden, Chief Executive Officer of Brighter Birthdays. “I just wanted to make kids smile on their birthday and I wanted a way for my own children to serve others.”

100 Years Ago as presented in the May 1918 editions of the Rome Tribune-Herald

100 Years Ago as presented in the April 1918 editions of the Rome Tribune-Herald

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.

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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.

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Carol Grajzar can remember an old Westinghouse refrigerator being in her home in Ohio when she was very little. This was back in the 1940s.

100 Years Ago as presented in the April 1918 editions of the Rome Tribune-Herald