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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City of Rhome starts work on to-do list

Published Saturday, September 30, 2017
By Racey Burden

Rhome began taking steps to start its bond-funded projects Tuesday.

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Meeting Previews for Saturday, September 23, 2017

Published Saturday, September 23, 2017
By Messenger Staff

Bridgeport City Council meets at 6 p.m. Monday, Sept. 25.

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Rhome City Council adopts budget

Published Saturday, September 16, 2017
By Racey Burden

Rhome City Council approved the town's 2017-2018 budget Thursday. Due to rising property values, the city expects to see a $57,000 increase in revenue the next fiscal year.

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Rhome City Council OKs bond package

Published Saturday, August 26, 2017
By Racey Burden

Rhome City Council approved the issuance of a five-year bond package Tuesday.

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