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.
There will be life again at the Philips Arena in Atlanta as the NBA lock out is coming to an end. The Atlanta Hawks have released their schedule for 2011-2012. The regular season will begin for the Hawks on Tuesday, December 27th on the road against the New Jersey Nets. The Hawks have a couple of pre-season games prior to that. The first is set for Monday, December 19th in Charlotte, North Carolina against the Bobcats. The second will be at home against the Bobcats on Thursday, December 22nd.
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.