Rhome government locked in power struggle

Published Saturday, August 1, 2015
By Racey Burden

At the end of the Rhome City Council meeting Tuesday night, the few who'd stuck around through closed session gathered to talk by the door before returning home.

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Rhome citizens’ protests put bus barn plans on hold

Published Saturday, August 1, 2015
By Racey Burden

A contentious debate at the Rhome City Council meeting Tuesday night led to Northwest ISD's plans for a bus barn within the city being temporarily placed on hold.

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Council questions mayor’s volunteer position

Published Saturday, May 16, 2015
By Kristen Tribe

Thirty people packed Rhome City Hall Thursday night in anticipation of a heated debate.

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Rhome City Council looks at IT proposal, audit

Published Saturday, November 8, 2014
By Messenger Staff

The Rhome City Council officially accepted Mayor Louis Godfrey's resignation Saturday.

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Rhome City Council to accept mayor’s resignation

Published Saturday, November 1, 2014
By Bob Buckel

Saturday at 1 p.m., the Rhome City Council is scheduled to officially accept the resignation of Mayor Louis Godfrey.

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Rhome City Council OKs library funding

Published Saturday, October 11, 2014
By Bob Buckel

It's only $50 a month, but it will make a huge difference for the Rhome Public Library.

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Secret discussion planned for Rhome city secretary job

Published Wednesday, October 8, 2014
By Kristen Tribe

Rhome City Council will discuss the position of city secretary during a closed session in their regular meeting Thursday night.

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Rhome City Council limits mayoral powers

Published Wednesday, October 1, 2014
By Erika Pedroza

Just three months after granting them, the Rhome City Council has limited the powers of its mayor.

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Rhome City Council calls meeting, again

Published Saturday, September 27, 2014
By Erika Pedroza

For the seventh time since the newly elected officials took office four months ago, the Rhome City Council will meet in a special session Monday.

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Rhome City Council haggles for SRO contract

Published Wednesday, September 24, 2014
By Erika Pedroza

Rhome city officials are willing to renegotiate with Northwest ISD officials regarding school resource officer services.

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Rhome City Council considers restructuring fire dept.

Published Saturday, September 20, 2014
By Erika Pedroza

Rhome officials continue to try and work out the city's relationship with the fire department.

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Rhome City Council squabbles over park plaque

Published Saturday, September 20, 2014
By Erika Pedroza

For at least the third time, the Rhome City Council discussed the wording for a contributor's plaque at Veterans Park.

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Rhome City Council Preview

Published Wednesday, September 10, 2014
By Messenger Staff

Carports are again on the agenda for the Rhome City Council, which meets Thursday.

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Rhome council, fire dept. work to get on same page

Published Saturday, August 30, 2014
By Erika Pedroza

The Rhome fire chief will stay and the department - along with other city officials - has formulated a plan to address "problems" that have plagued it.

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Rhome City Council ratifies mayor’s decisions

Published Wednesday, August 27, 2014
By Erika Pedroza

After meeting behind closed doors for almost three hours Monday, the Rhome City Council breezed through the four action items on its agenda in less than three minutes.

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Rhome City Council approves budget, tax rate

Published Saturday, August 16, 2014
By Erika Pedroza

After a long Saturday workshop and some discussion, Rhome officials are ready to move forward with a financial plan for the upcoming fiscal year.

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Rhome City Council to vote on budget

Published Wednesday, August 13, 2014
By Erika Pedroza

With the exception of the police department fund, Rhome city officials are projecting surplus budgets for the upcoming fiscal year.

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Rhome City Council eyes surplus budget

Published Wednesday, August 6, 2014
By Erika Pedroza

In planning for the upcoming fiscal year, the Rhome City Council is looking at a budget deficit of more than $300,000 for the court/police department.

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Final post filled

Published Wednesday, July 9, 2014
By Kristen Tribe

The city of Rhome has hired a public works director - the last position to be filled after a mass exodus of department heads two weeks ago.

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Rhome City Council to appoint 2 to P&Z

Published Wednesday, July 9, 2014
By Messenger Staff

The Rhome city council will restructure its planning and zoning commission in more ways than one.

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