AAA:  GAS PRICES INCH LOWER, BUT NOT TO A NOTICABLE DEGREE

Written by Elizabeth Davis. Posted in News & Weather

There is downward pressure at the gas pump but not so much that motorists will notice, according to AAA, The Auto Club Group, which reports that gas prices are declining by fractions of a penny per day.  However, these small declines add up over time.  Over the past week, the average price for a gallon of regular unleaded dropped by two cents in Georgia.

JUNIOR SERVICE LEAGUE OF ROME SEEKS COMMUNITY PARTNERSHIP APPLICATIONS

Written by Elizabeth Davis. Posted in News & Weather

Do you lead a non-profit organization that could use a few helping hands?  The ladies of the Junior Service League of Rome are ready to roll up their sleeves and get to work for you!  The JSL is accepting applications via its Community Partnership Program for the 2017-2018 league year.  Through the program, partnership opportunities are offered to 501(c)(3) organizations that have a special interest in helping women and children of Rome and Floyd County.

FAMILIES OBSERVE MLK DAY WITH ANNUAL FREEDOM MARCH

Written by Elizabeth Davis. Posted in News & Weather

Honoring the life and legacy of the Reverend Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. and passing his message of hope and peace to the next generation – this was the apparent mission of many who participated in the Freedom March held on Broad Street in downtown Rome on Monday.  The March was the culmination of the four-day 2017 Martin Luther King, Jr Holiday Celebration hosted over the holiday weekend by the MLK Commission of Rome and Floyd County.