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[VIDEO] Rome’s Arbor Day Celebration at Parks Hoke Park

February 21st, 2020 – 3:45 PM Ethan Garrett – WRGA Digital News Editor & Video Reporter Rome’s Arbor Day celebration took place Friday morning at Parks Hoke Park on Hardy Avenue in South Rome, where 13 trees were planted to help with the shade in the park at the park during the future summer months.…

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[VIDEO] Meet and Greet with Georgia U.S. Senator Kelly Loeffler

February 20th, 2020 – 2:40 PM STAFF REPORTS – Georgia U.S. Senator Kelly Loeffler was in Downtown Rome Thursday afternoon for a meet and greet at Swift and Finch. Area residents got to share their thoughts with the senator and get a picture of two. For more on this, please see the video below:

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[VIDEO] House Fire off South Broad Street

February 18th 2020 – 4:00 PM Ethan Garrett – WRGA Digital News Editor and Video Reporter On Tuesday afternoon, 9-11 dispatch got reports of an active house fire in South Rome with a potential person trapped in the home. When firefighters and EMS arrived on the scene at the home billowing smoke on 11 West…

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[VIDEO] LivingProof Recovery & Elevation House: R.O.O.T. Program Community Spotlight

February 17th 2020 –7:20 PM Ethan Garrett – Digital News Editor and Video Reporter  In this WRGA community Spotlight, We take a look at R.O.O.T. – A program funded by The Community Foundation for Greater Rome together with LivingProof Recovery and Elevation House to encourage long-term recovery for adults living with Mental Illness and also Addiction (co-occurring disorder) utilizing a…

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[VIDEO] Polk County high speed police chase ends in Floyd County on Doyle Road

Febraury 14th 2020 – 4:00 PM Ethan Garrett – Digital News Editor and Video Reporter A high speed police chase on US 27 occurred early Friday afternoon. According to police on the scene, Polk County Officers coordinated with Floyd County Police department to chase down a driver of a white truck who was speeding in…

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[VIDEO] Downtown Rome Parking update from the Rome City Commission meeting

February 14th, 2020 – 12:30 PM Ethan Garrett – WRGA Digital News Editor and Video Reporter  The Rome City Commission held a meeting on Thursday where many topics were discussed; among them in particular was an update on the status of parking in downtown Rome (by The City of Rome Downtown Development Authority). The City…

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[VIDEO] Floyd Medical Center’s Employer Clinic celebrates official grand opening

February 12th, 2020 – 3:30 PM Ethan Garrett – WRGA Digital News Editor and Video Reporter  A ribbon-cut took place on Wednesday afternoon at Floyd Medical Center to celebrate the grand opening of their new Employer Clinic. We spoke with Chris Butler, the Director of Floyd Corporate Health, about how this new clinic will impact…

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[VIDEO] Vehicle Strikes Power-pole in Garden Lakes

February 11th, 2020 – 11:20 AM Staff Reports – Police arrived to Garden Lakes  (near Shoreline dr & Simpson dr) on Tuesday morning after a report had come in of a Vehicle striking a power-pole in the area. There were no injuries as a result of this accident, and the power line and power in…

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[VIDEO] Crazy Horse Family Elder and Author W. Matson Event

February 7th, 2020 – 4:00 PM Ethan Garrett – WRGA Digital News Editor & Video Reporter The Rome Area History Museum In partnership with Chieftains Museum & Major Ridge Home, held an event on Thursday night. Many people gathered to hear Floyd Clown Sr. and author William Matson discuss the family oral history of Crazy…

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[VIDEO] 5th Annual H.U.G. event presented by ONE Community United

February 7th, 2020 – 1:00 PM Ethan Garrett – WRGA Digital News Editor & Video Reporter Romans gathered at the Wilder Center at the Rome First United Methodist Church in beautiful downtown Rome to join together for the Fifth Annual HUG event presented by ONE Community United. At this event, the community joined together to…

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