Fall’s Finest Festival, the 66th annual Coosa Valley Fair is officially underway! The fair opened yesterday and continues thru this Saturday, October 4th at the Coosa Valley Fairgrounds in Rome.
The Coosa Valley Chapter of Trout Unlimited is in search of a few good teams to compete in their 19th annual Chili Cook Off. The event is set for Saturday, October 11th at Ridge Ferry Park in Rome. TU’s Bobby Bell urges those who think they have what it takes to be this year’s “Chili Champs” to enter the contest. Entry forms, along with rules and regulations, are available online at www.coosavalley.tu.org.
Drivers across the United States paid the lowest September gas prices since 2010, according to AAA, The Auto Club Group, which reports that the national average was $3.39 per gallon, about 13 cents less than last year and 44 cents cheaper than in 2012.
October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month. A number of events have been planned to make this observation locally. Among those events are the Paper Doll Parade and Three Rivers Run 5K. Both are set for Saturday, October 11th. Proceeds will go towards mammography scholarships at The Breast Center at Floyd. For more information, visit www.floyd.org.
Get ready for the glowing lights of thrilling rides, delicious food and strolls thru agricultural and homemaking exhibits as Fall’s Finest Festival, the 66th annual Coosa Valley Fair opens today! The Fair continues thru Saturday at the Coosa Valley Fairgrounds in Rome.