Lifestyles

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  • Severo Avila, Features Editor
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It’s not every day that we get a peek at an artist’s process.

As it appeared in the Fifty Years Ago column in the September 1967 editions of the Rome News-Tribune

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Indra Thomas shares her time between teaching at Shorter University and belting out notes in some of the most famous opera houses around the world.

As it appeared in the Fifty Years Ago column as presented in the Sunday, Sept. 17, 1967 edition of the Rome News-Tribune

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.”

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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…

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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.

As it appeared in the Fifty Years Ago as presented in the Sunday, Sept. 10, 1967 edition of the Rome News-Tribune

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Rome residents who like to shop for antiques, artwork and furniture now have the chance to get great deals while helping local youth embark on an incredible pilgrimage.

As it appeared in the Fifty Years Ago column in September 1967 editions of the Rome News-Tribune

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The term Knitted Knockers may sound a little silly but it’s actually an international movement that’s helping millions of women around the world.

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For about a decade, one Broad Street business has used their anniversary month to give back to a community they say has been good them.

As presented in the Fifty Years Ago column in the Wednesday, August, 23, 1967, edition of the Rome News-Tribune

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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.

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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 …

The 2018 Miss Rome and Miss Rome’s Outstanding Teen pageants will be held Saturday, Aug. 19 at the Rome City Auditorium.

As presented in the Fifty Years Ago column in the Thursday, August, 17, 1967, edition of the Rome News-Tribune

As presented in the Fifty Years Ago column in the August 1917 editions of the Rome Tribune-Herald

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