DDA DIRECTOR:  DOWNTOWN ROME IS OPEN FOR BUSINESS! 

Written by Elizabeth Davis. Posted in News & Weather

Amanda Carter, director of Rome’s Downtown Development Authority, says that downtown Rome is open for business!  She attests that her organization is available to assist those who wish to locate (or relocate) their business to the downtown area.  Many resources are available to business owners, such as small business loans and a facade grant program.  And if business owners have any questions, the DDA has answers.

FLOYD COUNTY COMMISSIONERS HONOR SHERIFF’S DEPUTIES AND OTHERS

Written by Elizabeth Davis. Posted in News & Weather

The Floyd County Commission took a moment during their regular meeting on Tuesday to honor Deputy Jason Pearce and other employees of the Floyd County Sheriff’s Office for their assistance with the delivery of a baby in the parking lot of the Judicial Center back in October.  The FCSO posted a video of the commendation on their Facebook page.

NEED HELP WITH YOUR TAXES?  GET IT FROM TRAINED AARP TAX AIDE VOLUNTEERS THROUGH APRIL

Written by Elizabeth Davis. Posted in News & Weather

Tax season has arrived!  And once again this year, trained AARP Tax-Aide volunteers are poised to offer free help and electronic filing for low to middle income tax payers.  Hours have been set for 1 pm until 4 pm each Wednesday at the Charles C. Parker Center, 1325 Kingston Road, through April 11th; tax help is also offered at the Rome-Floyd County Library on Riverside Parkway every Saturday from 10 am until 2 pm through April 14th and every Monday from 1 pm until 4 pm through April 16th.