School safety is among the topics of conversation on the agenda of the Floyd County Board of Education during a called meeting that has been scheduled for this morning at 7 am. The meeting will be held in the boardroom of the school system’s central office on Riverside Parkway and will be streamed live via Facebook.
The Rome chapter of the National Alliance on Mental Illness will hold their annual meeting and recognition dinner on Monday, February 26th from 6 pm until 7:30 pm at First United Methodist Church in downtown Rome.
Governor Nathan Deal will be joined by state legislators, including Senator Chuck Hufstetler of Rome, at a press conference today during which major changes to the tax code will be announced. The announcement is slated to be made at noon in the North Wing of the State Capitol in Atlanta.
Georgia Highlands College will bring together a number of special guests for the Highlands Writers Conference, a one-day experience intended to connect acclaimed writers will the local writing community.
Coverage of local high school basketball teams in the GHSA state playoffs will continue this week on 95.7 FM The Ridge and WLAQ AM 1410.