The Small Business Action Council of the Greater Rome Chamber of Commerce is on a mission – to get you to stay at home and shop Rome during the holidays and all year long. One of the ways that do that is with the Chamber’s annual Business Expo, which was held last month. Chamber President Al Hodge says that the Expo and all the SBAC’s endeavors this year have been successful.
The Chattooga County Health Department at 60 Farrar Drive in Summerville will be closed next Thursday, December 15th for mandatory staff-development training, according to a release from Chattooga Public Health. Health Department Nurse Manager Cheryl Bandy states, “We wish we didn’t have to close for the day, but this training is required, and all health department employees must attend. We regret any inconvenience this may cause any of our clients.” For more information, call the Chattooga County Health Department at (706) 857-3471.
Graduation time is coming up for Shorter University and Berry College.
It’s also almost time for the 2011 NAIA Football National Championship Game. St. Xavier from Illinois will take on Carroll from Montana in the big game on Saturday, December 17th at 4:30 pm at Barron Stadium in Rome. There are a number of events lined up for the week leading up to the game (which would be next week). For more information, visit www.naianationalchampionship.com. To get tickets to the game and other NAIA championship week events, visit www.forumevents.org.
In high school basketball scores from last night –