TOP FIVE NAMED IN BATTLE OF THE BANDS

Written by Elizabeth Davis. Posted in News & Weather

Congratulations to the Top 5 bands in the 3rd annual 95.7 FM The Ridge/Rome News-Tribune “Battle of the Bands”.  The online voting portion of the ‘Battle’ ended yesterday.  The Top 5 are:  Brothers and Sisters with 949 votes (and the People’s Choice Award winner), Clint Sansing with 740 votes, Nosecone Prophets with 578 votes, Shawn Aris with 518 votes and Five 40 with 507 votes.

ST. PETtrick’s DAY PARADE TO TRAVERSE SIDEWALKS OF BROAD STREET IN ROME THIS SATURDAY

Written by Elizabeth Davis. Posted in News & Weather

A downtown Rome St. Patrick’s Day tradition will be held actually on St. Patrick’s Day this year.  The fourth annual St. PETrick’s Day pet parade will make its way down the sidewalks of Broad Street this Saturday, March 17th.  Registration begins at 10 am in the gravel parking lot adjacent to Bridgepoint Plaza, with the parade to begin at 11 am.  Participants are asked not to park in the gravel lot at the plaza.  The entry fee is $10 and includes a free t-shirt while supplies last.