Five volunteers from a variety of departments have been named Good Samaritans as Floyd Medical Center recognizes April 18-24 as National Volunteer Week. The Good Samaritan program honors exceptional volunteers who give of their time and talents.

It seems that we have had as many spring type days as we have winter days. I know that most folks are ready to get out and clean up the dead leaves and brush around their home. I hope everyone will clean up their yard of debris and give your home a makeover for Spring.

Sweet, sour, and tangy Asian cuisine is incomparable in flavor and texture. Traditional dishes can be easily prepared at home, but there are essential ingredients you will need. Pantry staples to have on hand for preparing Asian cuisine are soy sauce, sesame oil, hoisin sauce, chili sauce, r…

The Rome Music Teachers Association recently presented a Baroque Festival in Brookes Chapel at Shorter University.

After a year of offering events outdoors and online, Rome Little Theatre returns to the DeSoto for a live in-person production of “Love Letters” by A.R. Gurney Friday and Saturday as well as April 16 and 17.


Pope Francis called on the faithful at the Easter Vigil on Holy Saturday not to lose hope in the protracted coronavirus crisis."In the hour of darkness when humanity is grappling with the pandemic and other ills, Christians need to take to heart the Easter message of the angel not to be afraid," the 84-year-old head of the Catholic Church said in St Peter's Basilica. One message of Easter, he ...

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On Tuesday night, nine local youngsters figuratively and literally crossed a bridge into another chapter of their lives.

The Georgia’s Rome Office of Tourism has partnered with several area restaurants and bars to offer a Rome Flavor Venture that invites participants to tour and enjoy area flavors at their leisure.

(NAPSI) — More time spent at home is prompting homeowners across America to improve their property’s curb appeal. With an increased focus on their yards, many individuals are looking to upgrade their old lawn mowers to something newer and equipped with more features. Zero-turn mowers, for ex…

Every spring, meteorologist watch for cold air from Canada to collide with the warm air rising out of the Gulf of Mexico. And like clockwork they watch big thunderstorms build and build until they drop one of nature’s most deadly events, the tornado.