There could be a world record set on Rome’s rivers in June and area residents can all be a part of it.
The Northwest Georgia Winds and the Three Rivers Singers will again join forces to present a patriotic concert that looks ahead to Memorial Day.
Local musician Scott Thompson has organized two downtown musical events he hopes will encourage Rome and area residents to attend and enjoy original live music.
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…
The Historic Preservation Commission has partnered with the Downtown Development Authority and Harbin Clinic are presenting Hike Through History at Myrtle Hill Cemetery on Friday from 11 a.m. until 2 p.m.
“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.”
On June 2, the Coosa River Basin Initiative looks to put the Etowah River in the Guinness World Records book by creating the “longest line of water inflatables” during Rome’s Big Float.
Area residents can participate in a competitive run or a healthy walk at Georgia Highlands College and know they’re helping area children and families.
When Joan and Terry Ledbetter moved from Rome to the Virgin Islands about a year ago, it must have seemed like a dream situation. They were moving from the seven hills to an island paradise.
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.
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.
All the world is a stage for what organizers are calling a mystical program, “The Enchanted Bard,” as the Rome Symphony Orchestra, The Rome Shakespeare Festival Players, and the Berry Women’s Ensemble collaborate for a musical performance based on William Shakespeare’s work.
The Cedartown City Commission is holding their monthly meeting tonight, and expect to have a special guest along to discuss a potential opportunity for the area.
One of the best barbershop choruses in the world will grace the stage at the Historic DeSoto Theatre when the Atlanta Vocal Project performs at “Harmony in the Hills” on Friday, April 13, at 8 p.m.
Young local artists get the chance to shine each year when Rome Area Council for the Arts hosts the Firefly Fling Student Art Competition in conjunction with its annual Firefly Fling benefit.
A Calhoun-based textile business, a Piedmont, Alabama land protection organization, Boys and Girls Clubs in Dalton and Rome, the Chatsworth Water Works Commission and Forsyth County will be recognized April 19 with the Coosa River Basin Initiative’s Greenie Awards for their outstanding effor…
On Thursday the Rome, Georgia Chapter of the American Rosie the Riveter Association and Keep Rome Floyd Beautiful invites the public to join them in honoring our local “Rosie the Riveters” at 3 p.m. at Russell Regional Airport, 304 Russell Field Road.
No doubt, plant damaging cold air will be arriving in the morning and again on Wednesday. Yes, damage is going to occur. Even though there’s not much we can do, there are a few things to help reduce the damage. Remember I said reduce damage, not prevent damage.