A Rome man asked police officers to shoot him in a domestic altercation at the Ashton Ridge Apartments yesterday morning.
The Georgia Department of Labor will help Automation Personnel fill more than 30 jobs in Calhoun and Adairsville with a light industrial manufacturer.
The Atlanta Braves lost to the Miami Marlins 3-2 last night in the series finale between the teams at Turner Field, allowing the Marlins to take three of four from the Braves.
The Georgia Department of Labor has announced that metro Rome’s unemployment rate rose to 8.2 percent in June, up from 7.9 percent in May but down from 9.4 percent in June 2013.
The 2nd annual Cave Spring Motorcycle Rally will be held today and tomorrow on the Holt property near Big Cedar Creek at 100 Davis Road. Gates will open at the Rally today at noon and tomorrow at 9 am. Admission is $10 for today, $20 for tomorrow, or $25 for both days.
Here’s a reminder that the Coosa Valley Cycling Association will host the 20th annual Dog Days Lunar Bike Ride tonight at the Richard B. Russell Regional Airport/Admiral John H. Towers Field in Rome.
The Rome Braves fell to the Delmarva Shorebirds 9-4 last night in the middle outing of a three-game series at State Mutual Stadium.
A curated exhibit of serigraph prints is slated to open tonight at Howard Finster’s Paradise Garden. The Paradise Garden Foundation will host the exhibit of selected pieces from the Thomas E. Scanlin Collection thru October 19th. The serigraph prints will showcase reproductions made by a process that used Howard Finster’s original designs.