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.
The Rome Braves lost to the Kannapolis Intimidators 6-4 yesterday afternoon in Kannapolis, North Carolina, allowing the Intimidators to complete a four game sweep of the Braves.
An Englishman has won the US Open. Golfer Justin Rose became the first person from England to win the Open in 43 years yesterday in Ardmore, Pennsylvania.
A Rome man drowned at Little River Canyon Park in DeKalb County, Alabama over the weekend.
The Atlanta Braves slayed the defending World Champion San Francisco Giants 3-0 in Sunday night baseball on ESPN last night.
The San Antonio Spurs topped the Miami Heat 114-104 in game five of the NBA Finals last night in San Antonio to take a 3-2 lead in the best of seven series. Game six is set for tomorrow night at 9 pm in Miami. It will be televised on ABC.
The 4th annual State Mutual Insurance Battle of the Bands will hit the stage at the historic DeSoto Theatre in downtown Rome in just two nights from tonight! The big event is set for Saturday night at 7 pm. The Kamikaze Dali, Wolves in DC, The Strange, Five40, and Chasing December will duke it out on stage for the Judges Choice Award and the People’s Choice Award.