Hardy Realty’s open house gallery for today: On Lakeshore Drive with a water view or a Woodstock cottage with access to everything.

Hardy Realty’s open house gallery for today: On Lakeshore Drive with a water view or a Woodstock cottage with access to everything.

  Hardy Realty’s Open House Gallery for Sunday: What to know about two homes, one in Rome and another in Woodstock, open for visits today. Open house, 1 until 3 p.m. Sunday: Address: 227 W. Lakeshore Drive, Rome. Description: 3 bedroom, 3 bath. Price: $314,000. What to know: Immaculate home! Enjoy the lake view from your covered deck or your… Read more

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Ware Mechanical Weather Center: Beautiful Sunday ahead with sunshine, high near 74. Temps near 80 this week, rain chances again Wednesday.

Ware Mechanical Weather Center: Beautiful Sunday ahead with sunshine, high near 74. Temps near 80 this week, rain chances again Wednesday.

  OUTLOOK Beautiful spring Sunday ahead with sunshine, high near 74. Temps near 80 this week with rain chances again Wednesday-Friday. FORECAST Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 74. West wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph. Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 48. West wind around 5 mph becoming… Read more

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Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: Cartersville’s star quarterback Trevor Lawrence gets married. Atlanta Braves top Phillies, rematch today. Final day of Masters Golf Tournament.

Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: Cartersville’s star quarterback Trevor Lawrence gets married. Atlanta Braves top Phillies, rematch today. Final day of Masters Golf Tournament.

Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports Truett’s Chick-fli-A, 264 Shorter Ave., 6 a.m.-10 p.m. Drive-through, curbside and Door Dash. Mount Berry Mall, 11 a.m.-8:30 p.m. (curbside, carryout, Door Dash). Shipping Container, 6 a.m.-10 p.m. All Monday-Saturday. Cartersville native and former Clemson University quarterback Trevor Lawrence married his long-time girlfriend Marissa Mowry on Saturday in Bluffton, S.C.  The star quarterback is… Read more

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Obituaries: Edward M. Henderson, Ms. Sherri Evette Ragland, Larry Pat Robinson, Baby D”Moni Amil Stubbs

Obituaries: Edward M. Henderson, Ms. Sherri Evette Ragland, Larry Pat Robinson, Baby D”Moni Amil Stubbs

Edward M. Henderson, age 76, passed away on Tuesday, April 6, 2021. Mr. Henderson was born March 6, 1945, to the late Fred M. Henderson and the late Sara J. Henderson of Rome. He graduated from East Rome High School in 1963, served in the United States Air Force and graduated from Berry College in… Read more

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Heritage First Headlines. ACC Tennis Championships roll into Rome, April 21-25, but no spectators allowed. 1 more COVID death in Floyd. A look at week ahead.

Heritage First Headlines. ACC Tennis Championships roll into Rome, April 21-25, but no spectators allowed. 1 more COVID death in Floyd. A look at week ahead.

The latest: ACC Tennis Championships returning to Rome on April 21-25. No spectators allowed at event due to COVID protocols. Volunteers needed. How to watch online. 1 more death in Floyd; one probable death in Bartow. 38 COVID patients in Floyd, Redmond. New NW Georgia cases reported Friday: 19. Vaccine clinic at St. Mary’s Monday.… Read more

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Business: Nearly $10 million in major building permits issued in Rome/Floyd during the first three months of 2021. That includes Kohl’s, restaurants, Floyd, Summit Hill and others.

Business: Nearly $10 million in major building permits issued in Rome/Floyd during the first three months of 2021. That includes Kohl’s, restaurants, Floyd, Summit Hill and others.

  Despite the pandemic, 2020 was a busy year for development in Rome and Floyd County. Three months into the new year, the trend is holding up, if not gaining traction. A review of building permits from the Rome-Floyd Planning Department office shows just about everything from new retail to who’s getting a pool or… Read more

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Ware Mechanical Weather Center: At least a half-inch of rain with severe storms, damaging winds possible throughout the day. Continuing updates.

Ware Mechanical Weather Center: At least a half-inch of rain with severe storms, damaging winds possible throughout the day. Continuing updates.

  OUTLOOK This morning, a more potent and organized severe weather system should impact much of Georgia. A line of strong storms is expected to push through the forecast area from west to east beginning early this morning into the afternoon. Some storms could be severe. The main threat will be damaging winds, however a few brief… Read more

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Old Dominion, longtime local favorites, returning for June 5 concert at Ridge Ferry Park, part of the Rome-Floyd Parks and Recreation Summer Concert Series.

Old Dominion, longtime local favorites, returning for June 5 concert at Ridge Ferry Park, part of the Rome-Floyd Parks and Recreation Summer Concert Series.

In context: Old Dominion has a longtime relationship with fans in Rome, Ga., from concerts along Broad Street to mentions of the community on multiple platflorms. Easily known as local favorites, Old Dominion is returning for a June 5 concert at Ridge Ferry Park.  Details below.   Old Dominion takes the stage with Walker County… Read more

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Buzz: Public Safety Job Expo is today from 10 a.m.-3 p.m. at Thornton Center. Chieftains Herb & Plant Sale extended through Sunday. Taylor’s Ridge update from Georgia DOT.

Buzz: Public Safety Job Expo is today from 10 a.m.-3 p.m. at Thornton Center. Chieftains Herb & Plant Sale extended through Sunday. Taylor’s Ridge update from Georgia DOT.

  Today’s the day: Floyd County Police, sheriff’s office, prison, E-911 and animal control are looking for folks. Per FCPD: “We have answers to all your career questions. Looking forward to seeing you all there.”” The 2021 Chieftains Museum online Herb & Pant Sale has been extended through midnight this Sunday. The sale this year follows… Read more

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Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: Braves host Phillies today, Sunday; roster updates. How to follow The Masters (TV, web, radio). High school football notes.

Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: Braves host Phillies today, Sunday; roster updates. How to follow The Masters (TV, web, radio). High school football notes.

Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports Truett’s Chick-fli-A, 264 Shorter Ave., 6 a.m.-10 p.m. Drive-through, curbside and Door Dash. Mount Berry Mall, 11 a.m.-8:30 p.m. (curbside, carryout, Door Dash). Shipping Container, 6 a.m.-10 p.m. All Monday-Saturday.   BASEBALL Atlanta Braves Friday: Braves top Phillies, 8-1.  Next: Tonight at 7:20 vs. Phillies. Sunday, 7:08 p.m. vs. Phillies The #Braves last night acquired… Read more

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Obituaries: Karemy Domain Jacobs, longtime Partridge owner, remembered. Also: Roger Shell, Dr. James F. Cook, Mrs. Sarah Jane Edwards, Deacon Roy Leonard Hackett Sr., Ms. Charlene Turner, Ms. Yvonne Ware.

Obituaries: Karemy Domain Jacobs, longtime Partridge owner, remembered. Also: Roger Shell, Dr. James F. Cook, Mrs. Sarah Jane Edwards, Deacon Roy Leonard Hackett Sr., Ms. Charlene Turner, Ms. Yvonne Ware.

  Karemy Domain Jacobs was born in Atlanta, Georgia 1 January 1921. She moved to Rome, Georgia in 1959 when she married John Ellis Jacobs who owned the Partridge Restaurant from 1933 until he passed in 1996. From that date, Karemy ran the Partridge until 2010 when she retired. She taught 4-year-old Sunday School at… Read more

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