Montessori School of Rome took time this week to remember May Day celebrations of the past, unfettered by COVID-19 social distancing restrictions.
Children of pre-K age who aren’t enrolled in Floyd County Schools yet can get signed up to start kindergarten in August on Thursday, March 19, from noon to 6 p.m.
Every day, a different young artist's artwork is featured on the front page of the Rome News-Tribune. Here is a gallery of young artist images from February's front pages.
Darlington’s DarBots team celebrates their finish in the final round of the FIRST Tech Challenge State Competition. Gathered around their robot are (from left) Alex Wang, Hogan Guo, Aaron Ding, Ziyi Yang, David Cao, Lauren Botwinik, Rodgers Wang, Lillian Li and Olachi Mbakwe.
Watching Sarah Bradfield interact with children at South Rome’s Boys & Girls Clubs of Northwest Georgia, you’d think she’d been there forever.
Local police met with a group from Pepperell High School Monday to discuss an innovative campaign launched by students to address motorcycle awareness and safety.
Elm Street Elementary’s PAWsitive Kids, who read to dogs at the animal shelter, and teacher Chris White were selected to attend the Celebration of Compassion, Action and Peace in Atlanta on Sept. 21, 2019, hosted by the Roots and Shoots program of the Jane Goodall Institute.
A team of Pepperell Middle School students has been named the winning team in the Fall 2019 Georgia Stock Market Game in both Floyd County Schools and the 14th Congressional District.
Floyd County will host its first Agriculture Day in five years this May, according to plans discussed during the Coosa River Soil and Water Conservation District meeting in Calhoun on Tuesday afternoon.
Baylor Johnson is an East Central sixth-grade student who is often hard at work before most of us have a shower in the morning. He has a knack for breeding awarding-winning heifers.
Rome Rotary honors Rome Middle School students Thursday as Terrific Students for the Month of January. Rosenda Cux-Chan, Mariela Leon-Reyes, Dei’ Gibbons and Kayla Woods were nominated for the award by their teachers for excelling in their studies and being model students through their posit…
Sherry Childs says she’s excited about everything going on in fine arts within the Floyd County school system.
At the request of local pastors, Floyd County and Rome City school officials worked together to try to get their spring and fall breaks to align this year.
Pepperell High School’s Teens in the Driver Seat chapter attended the Teens in the Driver Seat Summit 2019 held in San Marcos, Texas, in December.
Members of the Rome High School Grand Finale Show Choir invited friends and family members to join them for their 2019 Christmas Spectacular.
Santa Claus and Mrs. Claus stopped in Rome on Thursday to thank Beth Abbott’s kindergarten class at St. Mary’s Catholic School.
Cooper Brown (left) and Cason Brown attend Infinity Children’s Service’s 21st annual Fall Festival on Thursday. It is held right behind the building on East Sixth Avenue.
Rome Middle School hosted community members, faculty, staff, students and their families to witness the REACH Georgia Signing Ceremony as they announced the school system’s first ever REACH scholars. REACH Georgia is the state’s first needs-based mentorship and college scholarship program.
Little Brady Beers dressed up as Superman for Friday night’s Boofest at the Y held at Grizzard Park. The fest had games, Trick or Treat and hay rides to bring in Halloween fans.
Every day, a different young artist's artwork is featured on the front page of the Rome News-Tribune. Here is a gallery of young artist images from September's front pages.