The loud cheers of elementary school students echoed throughout the gym as the sound of the song “We are Family” by Sister Sledge filled in the breaks early Monday as Rome’s first full week of school began.
Rome Middle School’s Future Farmers of America Chapter received the recognition of becoming a National Three Star Chapter recently. This designation shows that Rome Middle School is in the top 10 percent of FFA chapters in the country.
Around 39 of Rome Middle School students have joined forces with Rome Middle School educator, Dollene Ray, and created a Builders Club to provide services to their community. The club traveled to the Public Animal Welfare Service (PAWS) on Thursday and volunteered their time with the dogs an…
Winners of the state-wide Governor’s Honors Program were announced this week. Two Rome High School students were named finalists in the competition, and one student was named as an alternate.
Sixth-grader Ethan Von Bergen has qualified to represent Darlington School in the state level competition of the National Geographic Bee on April 6 at Georgia College and State University in Milledgeville.
Two students from Rome City Schools were named as winners in the American History Essay Contest sponsored by the Xavier Chapter of the National Society of Daughters of the American Revolution.
Unity Christian School is excited to announce this year’s annual school fundraising event. To conclude their 20-year celebration, the school will host its benefit dinner. Family, friends, and the community are invited to attend this special event on April 2 at the Forum River Center.
There are boxes and boxes of cardboard stacked in the back of the room as Model Middle School seventh-graders in math teacher Rachel Price’s class work away calculating the total surface area of the pieces that will form their tin man.
Ansley Reynolds, a senior at Armuchee High School, was recently named to the president’s list at Kennesaw State University. She is enrolled as a freshman in the university’s dual enrollment program.
Applications are being accepted for the annual Rome Noon Optimist Club Oratorical Contest to be held at 2 p.m. March 10 in the chapel at Garden Lakes Baptist Church, 2200 Redmond Circle.
Garden Lakes Elementary recognizes the January Excellent Eagles for being “respectful, responsible and ready” at all times. They enjoyed a special luncheon with Principal Mary Alcorn, Assistant Principal Jeb Arp and counselor Melissa Shell. They are role models for their school, #lifeisbette…
Darlington School juniors Olivia Barfield and Marissa Joseph have been named semifinalists for selection to the 2018 Georgia Governor’s Honors Program in the science and social studies tracks, respectively.
The following Darlington School students were named winners at the Northwest Georgia Tech Competition on Jan. 26 and will advance to the Georgia Student Technology Competition at Middle Georgia State University in Macon on March 10.
Expanding the wealth of knowledge for youngsters all over Northwest Georgia was the focus for a busy day at Georgia Highlands College Saturday. Fourth, fifth and sixth-graders from 12 counties flocked to the GHC Rome campus for the annual 4-H Cloverleaf District Project Achievement Awards co…
These are the students who made the Pepperell Elementary School honor roll for the second nine-week period of the school year. Additionally students who had perfect attendance during this period are also listed below.
Darlington School students in grades 6-12 are recognized based on their grade average for the semester, as follows: Headmaster’s list, 95 or higher average with no grade below 90; Director’s list, 90 or higher average with no grade below 85. Grades for students in Honors or Advanced Placemen…
Twenty-four members of local nonprofit Destiny Independence USA along with 15 adults traveled to the High Museum of Art in Atlanta for a cultural experience Sunday.
Kiwanis Club of Rome President Keith Mickler announces the club’s annual art showcase and music showcase which offer student opportunities to earn education scholarships.
The Boys & Girls Clubs of Northwest Georgia came to the Rome News-Tribune office Wednesday, Jan. 10, 2018, to pick up donated items. Eric Turner (center), the site director for the South Rome club, stands with Javia Woodard (from left), 8, Lasarah Davis, 9, Kobe Horton, 9, and Edwin Chal…
Floyd County Schools College and Career Academy student Christopher Dean earned first place trophies in math, social studies, and current events contests that were a part of the academic quiz bowl at the Georgia CTI Fall Leadership Conference.
Six Floyd County Schools College and Career Academy students were awarded medals for their performances in the SkillsUSA Region 1 competitions which were held earlier this month at the Georgia Northwestern Technical College Rock Springs campus.
How many Georgia high schools make headlines because young drivers die at the wheel, plunging entire student populations into sudden periods of grief and disbelief?
SkillsUSA Region 1 competitions were held on December 1 at the Georgia Northwestern Technical College--Rock Springs campus. SkillsUSA offers its members many opportunities for growth through competition. Some 275 students from across Northwest GA showcased skills acquired in their career tec…
The Georgia CTI Fall Leadership Conference was held Nov. 16-17, 2017, at the Atlanta Evergreen Marriott Conference Resort--Stone Mountain Park. The conference theme, “Together We Stand,” provided the focus for high quality interactive leadership skills building activities.