There are less than two months remaining until the 2014 Wings Over North Georgia air show takes to the skies over the Richard B. Russell Regional Airport/Admiral John H. Towers Field in Rome. The air show, which will be headlined by the US Air Force Thunderbirds and accompanied by the Smoke-n-Thunder BBQ Classic, will be held October 18th and 19th and has been extended to include evening festivities on Saturday, October 18th. Those festivities will be highlighted by the Smoke-n-Thunder Concert Series, as well as a night air show and fireworks.
The Atlanta Braves lost to the New York Mets 3-2 last night in the opener of a three game series at New York’s Citi Field, marking the Braves’ third straight loss.
Labor Day weekend will usher in the arrival of the 2014 college football season!
The 28th annual Roman Rumble 5K and 2 Mile Health Walk to benefit Harbor House of Rome is set for Saturday, September 20th at Ridge Ferry Park in Rome. The 5K will begin at 8 am, with the 2 Mile to begin at 8:02 am.
The Rome International Film Festival is right around the corner! The festival is set for September 4th thru 7th.
The Rome Braves fell to the Kannapolis Intimidators 5-4 last night in the opener of a three game series in Kannapolis, North Carolina.
Two major business openings are on tap for this week in Greater Rome.
The 2014 property tax bills for all Floyd County, City of Rome and Cave Spring taxpayers were mailed yesterday, according to a release from the office of Floyd County Tax Commissioner Kevin Payne.