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Musselwhite, Simmons producing 'The Doorbell Rings Dixie'

Film Director J. Michael Moncrief, remembered for his pitch perfect performance as Hardy Greaves in Robert Redford’s “The Legend of Bagger Vance” is returning to Georgia to create his first feature film.

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Sunday 10/26/2014
Indra Thomas to sing Monday at Shorter
Posted: October 26, 2014

Shorter graduate and internationally acclaimed soprano Indra Thomas will perform 7:30 p.m. Monday at Shorter University’s Brookes Chapel.

Runners brave zombie hordes at Zombie-thon and Apocalyptic Block Party
Posted: October 26, 2014

You need a good strategy to avoid the zombie hordes.

Community rallies to help soldier wounded in Afghanistan
Updated: October 27, 2014 - 2:30 pm

ADAIRSVILLE — A community has rallied to ready a home for Army Spc. Eugene Perry Young, who was paralyzed last year by a suicide bomber a little more than four months into a nine-month deployment in Afghanistan.

Summerville teacher showcases sewing skills at annual Chiaha Harvest Fair
Posted: October 26, 2014

Hand-stitched pillows decorated with felt foxes, sheep and crows sit alongside the little folksy creatures and Christmas and Halloween decor made of recycled materials on the burlap topped tables inside the Miss Penny Whistle Creations.

Saturday 10/25/2014
Zombies block party, Chiaha, band festival part of busy schedule today
Updated: October 25, 2014 - 6:14 pm

Portions of Broad Street already were closed at 3:15 p.m. as the city prepared for the Zombie-thon 5K and Apocalyptic Block Party.

Friday 10/24/2014
Fire won’t stop wedding of Alyshia Burris, Chris Collier at Belle Terra
Posted: October 24, 2014

Thirteen days before her wedding day, Alyshia Burris wasn’t sure what was going to happen.

Thursday 10/23/2014
Chiaha Harvest Fair returns with art, crafts, live music
Posted: October 23, 2014

This year, when Rome residents drink their hot cider at the Chiaha Harvest Fair and browse the many tents displaying work by local artists and crafters, they’ll be a part of Chiaha history.

Superstars of Wrestling return to The Forum
Posted: October 23, 2014

 Superstars of Wrestling Fan Fest returns to Rome Nov. 13, 14 and 15 and a portion of the proceeds will go to benefit the Sexual Assault Center of Northwest Georgia.

Tuesday 10/21/2014
U.S. Army jazz trumpeter playing at Berry College
Posted: October 21, 2014

ROME, Ga --- United States Army Band trumpet player, Sgt. 1st Class Graham E. Breedlove will perform Thursday, (Oct. 23) as part of the Berry College Concert Series.

Monday 10/20/2014
Chiaha fair, block party among variety of events on the horizon
Updated: October 20, 2014 - 11:37 am

From zombies and ghosts, to the arts and crafts, Saturday is chock-full of events that promise fun for the whole family.

Taste of Home Cooking School set for Tuesday at The Forum
Posted: October 20, 2014

The emcee of the Taste of Home Cooking School will be a familiar face — and voice.

More than 70,000 attend Wings Over North Georgia air show
Posted: October 20, 2014

Attendance at the 2014 Wings Over North Georgia air show may have broken records this year, an airport official said Sunday.

Sunday 10/19/2014
Wisdom ride a labor of love for Billy Puryear of Armuchee
Posted: October 19, 2014

It was another routine third Saturday of October for Billy Puryear. For the past 35 years the Floyd County farmer has pulled on his jeans and boots, saddled his horse and led the John Wisdom Wagon Train and Trail Ride through Floyd County.

Geocachers to hunt treasures again in Rome next year
Posted: October 19, 2014

As Romans went about their business on a beautiful Saturday, they saw groups of people walking around town as if they were looking for something. They were. Hundreds of people from all over the U.S. are participating in Rome’s first geocaching mega-event.

Wings Over North Georgia air show continues today at airport
Posted: October 19, 2014

“Where are they, daddy? Where are the Thunderbirds?” questioned Ethan Park, 4, as he searched the sky Saturday and anxiously swiveled back and forth on the shoulders of his father, Bryan Park of Marietta.

Saturday 10/18/2014
Roar of jets can be heard as Wings Over North Georgia hits full throttle
Updated: October 18, 2014 - 6:46 pm

Update: The Wings over North Georgia is roaring over  Armuchee this afternoon. The event at Richard B. Russell Regional Airport will continue Sunday.

Friday 10/17/2014
Vintage planes offer thrilling ride during practice for air show
Updated: October 17, 2014 - 6:11 pm

Watching vintage airplanes fill the skies of Floyd County for the Wings Over North Georgia air show is exciting enough, but the best seat in the house is riding copilot in a 1940s SNJ-2 with the GEICO Skytypers.

Thursday 10/16/2014
Country artist Cale Dodds to play The Brewhouse
Posted: October 16, 2014

Country artist Cale Dodds will play The Brewhouse on Oct. 25.

Tuesday 10/14/2014
Tickets still available for annual John Wisdom Wagon Train and Trail Ride
Posted: October 14, 2014

ROME, GA. — The John Wisdom Wagon Train & Trail Ride will return to Rome this weekend for its 35th year, celebrating the life and legacy of the Civil War hero.

Friday 10/10/2014
Sunday performance of ‘Lux Aeterna’ to benefit Rome Symphony Orchestra
Posted: October 10, 2014

Local musical groups and even a few celebrities will come together Sunday for a performance at Garden Lakes Baptist Church.

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