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ROBBER SHOT, ON THE RUN

Written by Elizabeth Davis. Posted in News & Weather

Police are still on the lookout for a man who attempted to rob Ark’s Liquor Store on Shorter Avenue last night.  The owner of the store, Jayesh Patel, reportedly shot the perpetrator though he got away.  Authorities say the would-be robber was wearing a dark mask, dark jacket and jeans.  Anyone with information related to the incident is asked to call the Rome Police Department at (706) 238-5111.

GNTC RECOGNIZES EAGLES

Written by Elizabeth Davis. Posted in News & Weather

Georgia Northwestern Technical College has recognized six adults as 2011-2012 Exceptional Adult Georgians in Literacy Education (EAGLE).  They were nominated by their instructors.  EAGLEs are chosen to represent their county’s Adult Education program. According to a GNTC media release, the criteria for nomination include graduating with a General Educational Development diploma and enrolling in a college program at GNTC.  Nominees perform with excellence and achieve success in education.  EAGLEs work locally to encourage other adults to take advantage of educational opportunities, speak at graduation and other events, and provide advisement on community outreach to the Adult Education program.

TELLUS M– USEUM TO GET IN THAT CHRISTMAS SPIRIT WITH CONCERTS THIS SATURDAY

Written by Elizabeth Davis. Posted in News & Weather

The Tellus:  Northwest Georgia Science Museum in Cartersville will get into the Christmas spirit with a pair of concerts tomorrow night in the museum’s planetarium, featuring the music of Jonn Serrie.  Showtimes are 7 pm and 8:30 pm.  Tellus Marketing Director Joe Schulman says it will be a special concert experience “Under the Stars”.  Schulman also says that there is a new planetarium show and a new temporary exhibit that concert attendees will want to see.

COLLEGE BASKETBALL ON THE AIR THIS WEEKEND

Written by Elizabeth Davis. Posted in Sports

Tune in for Shorter University men’s basketball this weekend on 95.7 FM The Ridge as the Hawks travel to Dayton, Tennessee to participate in the Bryan College Classic.  They’ll take on Tennessee Wesleyan tomorrow night at 6 pm and Bryan on Saturday night at 6 pm.  The games will also be aired online at www.theridge957.com.  Shorter’s Lady Hawks will also be on the road over the weekend; they’ll head to Brunswick, Georgia to face Coastal Georgia on Saturday at 5:30 pm.  Listen to Shorter University basketball on 95.7 FM The Ridge and online at www.theridge957.com.   

SHORTER HAWK BASKETBALL ON THE AIR THIS WEEKEND

Written by Elizabeth Davis. Posted in Shorter Sports

Tune in for Shorter University men’s basketball this weekend on 95.7 FM The Ridge as the Hawks travel to Dayton, Tennessee to participate in the Bryan College Classic.  They’ll take on Tennessee Wesleyan tomorrow night at 6 pm and Bryan on Saturday night at 6 pm.  The games will also be aired online at www.theridge957.com.  Shorter’s Lady Hawks will also be on the road over the weekend; they’ll head to Brunswick, Georgia to face Coastal Georgia on Saturday at 5:30 pm.  Listen to Shorter University basketball on 95.7 FM The Ridge and online at www.theridge957.com.