The Greater Rome Convention and Visitors Bureau is now booking tours aboard the Sulzbacher Roman Holiday. The GRCVB is now in charge of booking for the City of Rome’s public river boat. Special Projects Coordinator Luke Chaffin says that some special tours have been planned for this spring and summer and even into the fall on the Roman Holiday. They will kick off on Sunday, May 5th at 2 pm with “Spirits of the Civil War” narrated by Mike Ragland. The tour will depart from Heritage Park.
The Masters golf tournament wrapped up yesterday at the Augusta National golf course. Adam Scott of Australia is this year’s winner of the Green Jacket. He is the first Australian to win the Masters.
The Atlanta Braves blanked the Washington Nationals 9-0 yesterday afternoon, allowing the Braves to complete a three game sweep of the Nats over the weekend in DC.
High school baseball will return to the airwaves of WLAQ AM 1410 this afternoon as the Darlington Tigers host Trion. First pitch is set for 5 pm. Matt Davis and Steve Conrad will bring you the play by play story of the game, which will also be aired online at www.wlaq1410.com.
The Rome Braves took a 2-1 victory from the Savannah Sand Gnats yesterday afternoon in the closer of a two game set in Savannah.