For nearly 20 years, local families have made the early morning tradition of starting their Thanksgiving on Marietta Square clothed in sweaters and sneakers and looking to burn off a few turkey pounds with the MUST Ministries Gobble Jog.

Theta Omicron Omega Chapter of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc. recently hosted a Virtual VP Debate Watch Party and a Get Out and Vote Forum. It was organized by Theta Omicron Omega Chapter’s Connection Committee and Chairman Janice Brownlee.

The latest trend in preparing a Turkey is Deep Frying. However, if you don’t take precautions, you may end up with an injury or fire.

We came across a copy of The Roman, the Rome High Boys and Girls Schools annual from 1947.

Harbin Clinic recently honored its longest serving full-time employees with a drive-thru service award ceremony. During the two-day socially-distanced event, employees were acknowledged and celebrated for their contribution of 10 years or more.

On Friday, the River Arts District Playhouse will hold a Comedy Night. Local comedian Greg Hall will host. Doors will open at 7:30 p.m. and the comedy will begin at 8 p.m. Tickets are $5 at the door or can be purchased online at TheRAD.biz, or by calling 706-331-1006. The RAD Playhouse is lo…

Ellie Borromeo and Xaivier Ringer with Rome Mural CoLab work on a colorful mural on the side of GoGo Running on Martha Berry Boulevard on Monday. The artists detail their vision for the mural, titled “Seize the Day,” and ways to help complete the project on their website romemuralcolab.com.

Ahhh, going to Grandmother’s house!!! What a fun a memorable time. Holiday season is here. Not only are folks off to Grandma’s house, but to aunts’, uncles’ and cousins’ houses as well.

The annual St. Mary’s auction event is going online this year which means that Rome residents can bid on a variety of items and gifts from the comfort of their home.

Twelve piano students recently performed in the Rome Music Teachers Association Fall Recital in Brookes Chapel at Shorter University. Those performing were Miranda Lin, Alexandra Williams, Rebecca George, Atticus Bradley, Kaelyn Vasquez, Elizabeth Scott, Christopher Neal, Harper Lee, Joanna …