Young Romans

Thursday night the Media Center of Model Elementary School was filled with the families of students who were being recognized by the school for their achievement in the Young Georgia Authors competition.

Every day, a different young artist's artwork is featured on the front page of the Rome News-Tribune. Here is a gallery of young artist images from March's front pages.

All elementary schools in the Floyd County Schools system now has funding to begin or continue a science technology engineering and math lab through donations from six local Masonic lodges.

A dozen Rome youngsters displayed amazing creativity and poise on the stage at the City Auditorium on Saturday. The kids from local schools all stood before a large crowd and spun stories of their own creation in front of several hundred folks, many of them family and friends, without a sign…

Every day, a different young artist's artwork is featured on the front page of the Rome News-Tribune. Here is a gallery of young artist images from February's front pages.

Every day, a different young artist's artwork is featured on the front page of the Rome News-Tribune. Here is a gallery of young artist images from January's front pages.

Parents, siblings and families all gathered together in the City Auditorium on Tuesday to celebrate their students at West End Elementary School’s outstanding achievements during the first semester. The school's principal, Dennis Drummond, began the program by announcing what students in thi…

Kevin Kilpatrick (from left), Evan Poole, Cailee Brown, Jason Self and Aubry Janoss at Second Avenue Baptist Church's movie day with all the fixin's for East Central kindergarten, first, second or third grade students who showed Positive attitudes, Acted responsibly, Worked hard and Showed r…

The Armuchee High Academic Decathlon team was crowned champions in the Floyd County Schools Academic Decathlon competition held at the Floyd County Board of Education central office on Friday. Alexander Hammond of Model High was the highest scoring individual participant this year with 3,754…

Every day, a different young artist's artwork is featured on the front page of the Rome News-Tribune. Here is a gallery of young artist images from December's front pages.

Every day, a different young artist's artwork is featured on the front page of the Rome News-Tribune. Here is a gallery of young artist images from November's front pages.

Every day, a different young artist's artwork is featured on the front page of the Rome News-Tribune. Here is a gallery of young artist images from October's front pages.

Tiyari Redwine, Talia Bowers and Mable Boone share snacks and smiles while finishing up an art project in the cafeteria. This celebration was part of North Heights Elementary's Grandparents event. Literacy coach Joslynn Hart said, “We had two schools combine, Main and North Heights. We thoug…

Four Rome Middle School students were honored by Rome Rotary as Terrific Students for the month of September. Pictured are Rotary representative Mary Hardin Thornton, RCS counselor Ayanna Clarke-Daniel, Heidi Aguilar Mandujuano, Giselle Perez, Albin Manuel-Mendez, Asma Odeh and Rome Middle S…

Every day, a different young artist's artwork is featured on the front page of the Rome News-Tribune. Here is a gallery of young artist images from September's front pages.

Every day, a different young artist's artwork is featured on the front page of the Rome News-Tribune. Here is a gallery of young artist images from August's front pages.

Rome Middle School Terrific Kids were recognized last Thursday by the Rome Rotary Club. This year, one student from each department is chosen based on attitude and enthusiasm, determination and effort as well as attendance. Each student received a framed certificate, a $25 Barnes and Noble g…

In elementary school, sixth graders are the kings of the elementary ranks. Opportunities to lead are abundant, from crossing guards to school television — they have the chance to stand out in their last year before middle school.

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.

Floyd County Schools had 54 students earn AP Scholar Awards for their performance on AP exams last school year, according to a roster released by the College Board.

Every day, a different young artist's artwork is featured on the front page of the Rome News-Tribune. Here is a gallery of young artist images from July's front pages.

Every day, a different young artist's artwork is featured on the front page of the Rome News-Tribune. Here is a gallery of young artist images from June's front pages.

Every day, a different young artist's artwork is featured on the front page of the Rome News-Tribune. Here is a gallery of young artist images from May's front pages.

Every day, a different young artist's artwork is featured on the front page of the Rome News-Tribune. Here is a gallery of young artist images from April's front pages.

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…

Every day, a different young artist's artwork is featured on the front page of the Rome News-Tribune. Here is a gallery of young artist images from March's front pages.

Darlington senior and STAR Student Peter Liu has been named a 2017 PAGE STAR Student Region Winner for PAGE STAR Region 1.