The City of Rome Public Works Department has established detours on the Heritage Trail due to erosion damage, according to reports from the City of Rome. The portion of the trail that has been damaged is located behind the Chieftains Museum and is closed off to ensure the public’s safety.
December 2nd through 8th is National Influenza Immunization Week, and local public health officials encourage everyone six months of age and older to get a yearly flu vaccine (if you haven’t already).
The average price for gas in Georgia is now the lowest of the year, according to AAA, The Auto Club Group, which reports that Sunday’s state average of $2.29 per gallon is six cents less than the previous 2018-low of $2.35 a gallon set in January.
Floyd County Emergency Management has teamed with Georgia Emergency Management and the Homeland Security Agency’s Ready Georgia campaign this week to observe Winter Weather Preparedness Week statewide.