There is still time to register for the 28th annual Up the Creek Century Ride set for this Saturday, April 28th. The bicycle ride, to be hosted by TRED of Rome and Floyd County, will take participants on a journey from downtown Rome along the scenic roads and hills of Northwest Georgia. It will feature four route distances: 32, 53, 71 and 104 miles.
A second person faces murder charges in the beating death of a two-year-old child earlier this month.
Greater Rome is in for a break from the rain! The National Weather Service has forecast mostly cloudy skies for today and tonight with daytime highs in the low 70s and overnight lows in the mid 50s. Rain reappears in the forecast for Thursday, but it will exit in time for the weekend.
Rome resident Bill King is still filled with excitement after receiving a phone call from the President of the United States a couple of weeks ago.