Rhome City Council denies plat for townhomes; Ownership question leads to denial

Published Saturday, September 15, 2018
By Richard Greene

On the advice of their attorney, the Rhome City Council denied the preliminary plat for the Morris Street Townhomes Addition Thursday night.

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Rhome City Council validates petition; Election for water, sewer improvements set

Published Saturday, August 18, 2018
By Reece Waddell

Rhome City Council validated a petition calling for an election on a bond related to water and sewer system improvements at a special meeting Wednesday night.

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City of Rhome proceeds with remodel; Old school building to receive roof replacement

Published Saturday, July 28, 2018
By Reece Waddell

The Rhome City Council is continuing with its plan to replace the roof on the old school building.

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Rhome City Council rejects plat

Published Saturday, July 14, 2018
By Reece Waddell

A contentious meeting Thursday night resulted in the Rhome City Council changing course and voting 5-0 to deny a plat that would have built 64 townhomes on Morris Street.

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Rhome City Council hires city administrator

Published Saturday, June 16, 2018
By Racey Burden

Rhome City Council appointed a city administrator Thursday, ending a five-month search.

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Rhome City Council oaths delayed by threat of recount

Published Saturday, May 12, 2018
By Racey Burden

Rhome City Council members put off their oaths of office Thursday with a possible election recount looming.

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Citizens question townhomes, abandoning alley

Published Saturday, April 28, 2018
By Racey Burden

Citizens raised questions about the proposed townhouse development on Morris Street Tuesday and asked the Rhome city council to delay action on an ordinance to abandone a street running through the property.

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Candidates square off in heated debate

Published Wednesday, April 25, 2018
By Racey Burden

The debate between Rhome City Council candidates at Chisholm Trail Church Saturday got off to a heated start when an old argument between former and current council members over the city pavilion was brought up right off the bat.

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City of Rhome to test roof

Published Saturday, April 14, 2018
By Racey Burden

The next step in the possible renovation of Rhome's old school building is to test the structural security of the roof.

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City of Rhome to investigate restoration costs

Published Wednesday, March 14, 2018
By Racey Burden

Rhome City Council discussed renovating the old school building next to the community center and using it as their municipal complex last week.

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Rhome City Council approves bid for storm warning sirens

Published Saturday, March 10, 2018
By Racey Burden

Five months after they first authorized Mayor Michelle Pittman di Credico to put out a bid package for storm warning sirens, Rhome City Council has approved a bid.

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City of Rhome OKs tax freeze; Rate frozen for seniors

Published Wednesday, February 14, 2018
By Racey Burden

Rhome City Council voted Feb. 8 to approve a tax rate freeze for residents who are over 65 or disabled.

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Rhome city council stops work at old city hall

Published Saturday, February 10, 2018
By Racey Burden

Rhome city hall offices were moved from the 1st Street building in May 2016 due to mold and asbestos.

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Rhome City Council plans for tax freeze; City considers limit for Seniors

Published Saturday, January 27, 2018
By Racey Burden

Senior citizens in Rhome might see a tax rate freeze soon.

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City of Rhome begins search for administrator

Published Saturday, January 13, 2018
By Racey Burden

Rhome City Council authorized the mayor to begin a search for a city administrator Monday.

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Eason questions storm sirens

Published Wednesday, December 20, 2017
By Racey Burden

Storm warning sirens were the hot topic of the Dec. 14 Rhome City Council meeting.

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Davis found not guilty

Published Thursday, December 14, 2017
By Racey Burden

Brandon Davis, a former Rhome police chief, was found not guilty of two counts of official oppression Thursday.

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City of Rhome appoints part-time fire chief

Published Saturday, December 2, 2017
By Racey Burden

Rhome City Council appointed a part-time, paid fire chief for the Rhome Volunteer Fire Department Tuesday.

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Meeting Previews for the week of Saturday, November 25, 2017

Published Saturday, November 25, 2017
By Messenger Staff

The Bridgeport City Council regular meeting scheduled for Monday, Nov. 27, has been canceled.

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Rhome City Council approves zoning change

Published Saturday, October 14, 2017
By Messenger Staff

Rhome City Council met Thursday night.

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