The Ridge Report: Winter Edition


Check out the museum on WSB-TV’s People 2 People!

Click here to learn more about the museum and our partnership with the Eastern Band of the Cherokee during the…

Chieftains Commemorates 200th Anniversary and Encourages the Community to Step Up!

Next year will mark the 200th anniversary of Cherokee leader Major Ridge coming to the house that is Chieftains Museum. This means that the cabin located inside the walls and ceilings of the historic house will be at least 200 years old.

How to Make Christmas Trees from Tomato Cages Workshop

The Floyd County Master Gardeners will present a community workshop on “How To Make Christmas Trees From Tomato Cages.” The…

The Ridge Report: Fall Edition


Festive Flower Decorations for the Holidays Cancelled

Due to a change in circumstances, we have to cancel the “Festive Flower Decorations for the Holidays” Community Workshop on…

The Ridge Report: Summer Edition

New Exhibit on Display at the Museum Now: “A Legacy of Service: The Junior Service League of Rome”

The exhibition will be on display through May 31st. Admission to the exhibit is included with regular museum admission. Visit the museum Wednesday-Saturday from 10-5 to see this wonderful exhibit!

Spring Edition of The Ridge Report


7th Annual WELSHfest

7th Annual WELSHfest

Visit Downtown Rockmart on March 17th from 9:00am-5:00pm for WELSHfest 2018. Admission is free. Activities include music by Isaac Streetman…