August 21, 2021–7:10 p.m.
Qualifying for the November 2 municipal elections concluded on Friday.
For Rome City Commission in Ward 2, incumbents Jamie Doss and Randy Quick qualified for re-election.
The other candidates are Carrie Eady, Victor Hixon, Tyrone Holland, LuGina Brown, and Elaina Beeman.
For the Rome Board of Education, there are nine candidates seeking seven seats.
They are incumbents Will Byington, Faith Collins, Melissa Davis, Jill Fisher, Alvin Jackson, and John Uldrick.
Pascha Burge, Tracy McDew, and Ron Rhodes also qualified.
For Cave Spring City Council, incumbents Charles Jackson, Nellie McCain, and Nancy Fricks are being challenged by Stacey Royston, Jason West, and Steve Pierce, respectively.