Students from Georgia Northwestern Technical College’s Cosmetology program on the Floyd County Campus hosted a special Valentine’s Spa Day for women from the Floyd Training Center and Highland Rivers Outreach that volunteer regularly for Angel Express Inc. on Monday, Feb. 12. The students provided free haircuts, hair styling, makeup services, and full service manicures and pedicures. Participating GNTC Cosmetology students included: Ciara Baker, Kaycee Beard, Skylar Boyken, Emilee Crane, Alicia Flowers, Josie Forson, LaShasta Frazier, Haydee Garcia, Marilyn Hernandez, Sheliah Hogg, Robert Kimmel, Alexis Lewis, Jessica McElwee, Brittany Poole, Anna Wilkins, Sarah Williams, Cynthia Woodall, Yesenia Aldana, Savannah Bentley, Tatyana Caver, McKenzie Floyd, Gimenna Guzman, Sarah Lane, Lesly Miranda, Jennifer Reyes, Autumn Ridley, Brittany Roberts, Madeleine Sharp and Tamarsha Watkins. This is the third year in a row that GNTC’s Cosmetology program has hosted a Valentine’s Spa Day.
At Monday’s Rome City Commission meeting, Stephanie Dean (above) hared the details of a Black History production hosted by Rome City Schools. The production will be held at the Rome City Auditorium on Feb. 21 from 6-7:30 p.m. It is free and open to all. Rome Middle and High School will host two additional shows for RCS students at the Rome High School Auditorium earlier that day. Guests can look forward to poetry, reenactments and musical performances by RCS students, community members and staff.