Saturday, April 6, 2013

The 'Boys' are back in town! Rome Braves home opener tonight at 7 p.m. Cleanup continues of overturned tanker, chemical spill near Shorter Ave. Polk Co. Sheriff arrest Juvenile Correction Officer on drug charges. Weather: Beautiful, high of 72 today. Busy

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The 'Boys' are back in town! Rome Braves home opener tonight at 7 p.m.

-Pregame festivities begin at 6 p.m.

-Grady Little to throw out first pitch.

-Tickets still available. Ticket office opens at 9 a.m.


-Cleanup continues of overturned tanker truck, chemical spill on N. Sycamore St. near Shorter Ave.



-Polk County Sheriff's office arrest Dept. of Juvenile Justice Corrections Officers on felony drug charges.

Weather: A beautiful Spring weekend ahead
-Saturday: Sunny, high of 72, low of 46.
-Sunday: Sunny, high of 74, low of 53.
-Monday: Partly sunny, high of 78, low of 54.

Busy weekend of events in Northwest Georgia.
-April 6: Floyd County Democrats will meet at 9:30 a.m. at Pullens' Meeting room, 10 W. 1st Ave.
-April 6: The Berry Farms Angus Beef will hold a beef sale from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Lavender Mountain Hardware.
-April 6: The 10th annual Rome International Festival returns to Bridgepoint Plaza from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.
-April 6: Mount Berry Square Mall is hosting the GNC Health Fair from 11 a.m.-5 p.m.
-April 6-7: Rome Little Theatre will present its production of "The Wizard of Oz" at the historic DeSoto Theatre in downtown Rome. The second weekend of performances will include Saturday show at 8 p.m. and a Sunday matinee at 2:30 p.m.
-April 6: The Drama Ministry of Second Avenue Baptist Church presents the musical comedy 'Smoke on the Mountain' at 8 p.m. at 823 E. Second Ave.
-April 6: Shorter University's School of Fine and Performing Arts will present its spring choral concert, An Evening of Song and Dance, at 7:30 p.m. in Brookes Chapel.
-April 6: The American Spirits Comparative Tasting event to benefit the Rome-Floyd E.C.O. Center. 7 p.m. at the E.C.O. Center. 
-April 7: Cancer Navigators' Cast Off Against Cancer Celebration and Health Walk on Sunday from 2-4 p.m. at Heritage Park.
Friday's Public Health restaurant inspection scores.

Latest jail reports.

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-Renva Watterson, Georgia Highlands College
-Lisa Greeby, NW Georgia Public Health
-Leanne Mann, Darlington's Summer Program

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