The Berry College Theatre Company’s annual Christmas show, “Uh Oh, Here Comes Christmas”, raised $2,500 in donations for St. Jude Children’s Hospital, according to a release from the college.
The Marion University Knights are the 2012 NAIA Football National Champions! The 5th ranked Knights beat the 3rd ranked Mustangs of Morningside College in overtime, 30-27, in the 2012 Russell Athletic – NAIA Football National Championship last night at Barron Stadium in Rome. This is the first ever national title for Marion.
Tomorrow’s a big day for the Calhoun Yellow Jackets football team as they are set to compete for the Class AA state title for the fifth straight year. The Jackets will face Jefferson in the state championship game tomorrow at 2:30 pm at the Georgia Dome.
The 2012 Russell Athletic – NAIA Football National Championship Game is tonight! Kick off is set for 6:30 pm at Barron Stadium as the Morningside College Mustangs from Sioux City, Iowa take on the Marion University Knights from Indianapolis, Indiana.
Rome and Northwest Georgia is waking up to a chilly morning, there is no doubt about that. Overnight lows dipped into the low 20s last night. It will warm up as the day progresses. Sunny skies are on tap for today with highs around 60. Rain is expected to move into the area during the latter part of the weekend, according to the National Weather Service.
The Atlanta Hawks took a 113-90 victory over the Charlotte Bobcats last night in NBA action at the Philips Arena. The improves the Hawks’ record to 14-6 for the 2012-2013 season. The Hawks will return to action tomorrow night as host to the Golden State Warriors. Tip off is set for 7 pm.
The NFC South champion Atlanta Falcons will play host to the New York Giants this Sunday at the Georgia Dome. Catch all the action of the game on 95.7 FM The Ridge, Northwest Georgia’s radio home for Atlanta Falcons football. Kick off is set for 1 pm. Pre-game programming will begin at 11 am.
The Floyd County Sheriff’s Office is seeking donations for its Sheriff Santa Toy Drop. If you would like to help a needy child in our community have a merry Christmas, administrative assistant Mechelle Cliatt invites you to donate to Sheriff Santa.