Several residents have already moved in at the Crestwood subdivision, which is still in progress. Most of the homes along the North Broad Street Extension are finished and appear to be sold while crews work on the 50+ plots still on the tract.

Atrium Ribbon Cutting

In this June 2022 file photo, the Rome Floyd Chamber announces the opening of the Atrium Health Floyd helipad at Floyd Medical Center.

Portion of Second Avenue closed until Thursday as "Stranger Things" films

The 900 block of Second Avenue was closed in July 2021 as Netflix’s “Stranger Things” filmed at the Claremont House. Crews added dead foliage and theatrically boarded up windows to the historic home for the filming.

The Point

33 Holdings is proposing to build 210 apartments and condos alongside a small amount of retail space and a parking deck on 3.8 acres at the intersection of Fifth Avenue and Martha Berry Boulevard.

Dawn Williams, RCS interim superintendent

Dawn Williams

”Love wins!” Pride undeterred in face of protesters

“Love wins” was one of the many mottos and chants during Rome’s Pride march and festival Saturday.

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