Getting ahead of this week’s headlines:
Monday-Saturday: Five Christmas parades across Northwest Georgia. Click home page.
Tuesday: Statewide runoff election to decide Georgia’s next secretary of state and Public Service Commissioner. Polls open 7 a.m.-7 p.m. Election preview
Tuesday: Joint meeting, Floyd County Commission and Rome City Commission. 8 a.m., emergency operations center, East 12th Street. Agenda: Economic development.
Wednesday: Called meeting of the Rome Floyd Chamber, 8 a.m., chamber office at 1 Riverside Parkway. Topic: Executive committee endorsement of chamber giving up economic development.
Wednesday:Greater Rome Board of Realtors’ annual Christmas luncheon, Coosa Country Club.The meeting includes the installation of the 2019 officers and directors as well as recognition of the 2018 award recipients. To register: http://ow.ly/Ei5L30lXOcM
Friday: The chamber’s economic development committee meets at 8:15 a.m. at the chamber.
Friday, Saturday: Christmas Back Home, 7 p.m., Rome Civic Auditorium. Ticket information.