FALL IS ON ITS WAY! FIND THE BEST PLACES TO LOOK FOR FALL COLOR VIA GEORGIA STATE PARKS’ ‘LEAF WATCH’
The season of autumn arrives in the northern hemisphere tonight. The autumnal equinox will occur at 10:29 pm, according to the Old Farmer’s Almanac. Temperatures will begin to drop and the days will start to shorten from here on out.
Motorists continue to enjoy lower gas prices as they have fallen to their lowest point since February, according to AAA, The Auto Club Group, which states that the national average price at the pump has fell six cents in the past week, marking a seven week decline in gas prices.
V3 Magazine is searching for entries into their 3rd annual Taste and Toast Awards. Interested parties can cast their votes now at www.v3magazine.com. There are 17 categories included in this year’s competition, ranging from
The Rome City Commission will meet in regular session this evening. They’ll gather for a caucus session at 5 pm, which will be followed by their regular meeting at 6:30 pm at City Hall (the City Auditorium) on Broad Street in downtown Rome. Take a look at their agenda online at www.romefloyd.com.
CHIEFTAINS MUSEUM/MAJOR RIDGE HOME TO PRESENT FORWARD MARCH: THE CHEROKEE AND THE WAR OF 1812 THIS WEEKEND
The Chieftains Museum/Major Ridge Home is teaming with the Georgia Humanities Council to present Forward March: The Cherokee and the War of 1812 this weekend at the Museum on Riverside Parkway in Rome.
The public is invited to tour the new Polk Medical Center during a special Grand Preview that is slated for Sunday, October 19th from 2 pm until 5 pm.
A Community Clean-Up will be held in Cave Spring tomorrow (Saturday) from 9 am until 2 pm behind Cave Spring Elementary School. Floyd County Public Works Director Michael Skeen says this will provide a great (and free) opportunity to get rid of things like lumber, carpet and furniture.