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KIWANIS CLUB RECRUITING TEAMS FOR 1ST ANNUAL VOLLEYBALL SHOWDOWN

Written by Matt Davis on May 28, 2013. Posted in News/Weather

Teams are currently being recruited the 1st annual Kiwanis Club of Rome Volleyball Showdown.  The event is set for Saturday, June 22nd at the Thornton Recreation Center across from Armuchee High School.

SUMMER READING PROGRAM IS OFFICIALLY UNDERWAY

Written by Matt Davis on May 28, 2013. Posted in News/Weather

The 2013 Summer Reading Program is officially underway at the Rome Floyd County Library.  It began yesterday and continues thru July 18th.  The program features storytime, puppet shows, movies, and more.  For a schedule of events, look for the Summer Reading Program on the library’s website, www.romelibrary.org.

ATLANTA HAWKS TAP BUDENHOLZER TO SERVE AS NEW HEAD COACH

Written by Matt Davis on May 28, 2013. Posted in Sports

The Atlanta Hawks have named Mike Budenholzer (BEW-den-holzer) as its new head coach.  Budenholzer has spent the last 19 seasons with the San Antonio Spurs, including the last 17 as an assistant coach.  He replaces Larry Drew, who has spent the past three seasons as the Hawks’ head coach.

NWGA PUBLIC WARNS AREA RESIDENTS TO PROTECT THEMSELVES FROM WEST NILE VIRUS

Written by Matt Davis on May 27, 2013. Posted in News/Weather

Officials with Northwest Georgia Public Health are urging the public to protect themselves from West Nile Virus infections over the summer.  WNV is a seasonal, mosquito-borne disease in North America that typically flares up in the summer and continues into the fall.  Outbreaks occur each summer in the US.

TELLUS MUSEUM PROMOTING DINOSAUR SAFETY THIS SUMMER

Written by Matt Davis on May 28, 2013. Posted in News/Weather

The Tellus Science Museum seeks to raise awareness about the dangers of dinosaurs this summer, even if they haven’t walked the Earth in a few million years.

ATLANTA BRAVES HAMMERED AND HOMERED IN TORONTO

Written by Matt Davis on May 28, 2013. Posted in Sports

The Atlanta Braves beat the Toronto Blue Jays 7-6 in 10 innings yesterday afternoon to close out a brief two-game series in Toronto.

SEVEN LIVES LOST ON GEORGIA’S ROADS OVER MEMORIAL DAY TRAVEL PERIOD

Written by Matt Davis on May 27, 2013. Posted in News/Weather

The Georgia State Patrol has reported that there were seven total fatalities on the state’s roads over the 78-hour Memorial Day holiday travel period, which got underway on Friday evening at 6 pm and ended at midnight last night.  That marks the lowest number of Memorial Day fatalities ever recorded on Georgia’s roads.  In totals from the GSP only, there were 490 traffic crashes that resulted in 258 injuries and six fatalities.  There were no fatalities reported in Troop A, which covers Northwest Georgia.

FLOYD COUNTY, ROME CITY COMMISSIONS TO MEET TODAY

Written by Matt Davis on May 27, 2013. Posted in News/Weather

The Floyd County Commission will meet today.  Commissioners will gather for a caucus session at 5 pm, which will be followed by their regular meeting at 6 pm at the Floyd County Administration Building on East Fourth Avenue in downtown Rome.

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