Mark Webb, 2019 HOC Award Recipient

Mark Webb, 2019 HOC Award Recipient

A native of St. Simon’s Island, Georgia and a graduate of Hampden-Sydney College. Mark received his law degree from Walter F. George School of Law at Mercer University. He has been a trial attorney with the law firm Brinson, Askew, and Berry for 30 years. His...

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Jeff and Mary Margaret Mauer, 2019 HOC Award Recipients

Jeff and Mary Margaret Mauer, 2019 HOC Award Recipients

Through decades of service to the community, the Mauers have committed their lives to the foster care crisis in Rome and Floyd County. They serve as Co-Founders of Restoration Rome. Mary Margaret is a native of Homerville, GA and Jeff was born in Plainfield, Illinois....

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Nancy Knight, 2019 HOC Award Recipient

Nancy Knight, 2019 HOC Award Recipient

A native of Rockmart, Georgia and a B.S. Degree graduate from the University of Georgia, “Nancy shatters the myth that people who work full time don’t have time to serve their community” Allison Watters. Her Community Service activities include: Co-Founder of North...

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2019 Heart of the Community Awards of Honor Recipients

2019 Heart of the Community Awards of Honor Recipients

On Saturday, February 9, 2019, eleven of Rome’s “unsung” heroes will be honored at the Heart of the Community Awards of Honor gala called “An Affair of the Heart.”  For 32 years, Redmond Regional Medical Center has sponsored these awards to recognize and honor...

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Tannika King, 2019 HOC Award Recipient

Tannika King, 2019 HOC Award Recipient

Tannika has called Rome home since 1990 when she moved from Edmonton, Alberta, Canada. She was a graduate of Rome High School and earned a B.A. Degree from Berry College in Communications. She currently serves as the Director of Communication at Darlington School,...

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Harry Brock, 2019 HOC Award Recipient

Harry Brock, 2019 HOC Award Recipient

  A native of Rome, Harry truly loves this community. He graduated from the University of Alabama before returning to Rome.  Before entering real estate and starting his own business, he worked in the bicycle industry. He has contributed to the enhancement of our...

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Barbara Beninato, 2019 HOC Award Recipient

Barbara Beninato, 2019 HOC Award Recipient

Barb Beninato is a native of Omaha, Nebraska and graduated from the University of Nebraska Medical Center with a degree in Medical Technology. Her Community service Activities: Rome Symphony Orchestra Board and Past President Rotary Club of Rome Hunter’s Glen...

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Chantz McClinic, 2019 HOC Young Heart Award Recipient

Chantz McClinic, 2019 HOC Young Heart Award Recipient

A native of Rome, Chantz   graduated from Darlington School and Wake Forest University.  As a member of the Wake Forest football team, he brought that experience and love of sports back to Rome and has been very involved in sports and other activities. At age 32 he...

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The Ball Corporation, 2019 HOC Business Award Recipient

The Ball Corporation, 2019 HOC Business Award Recipient

The Ball Corporation acquired the Metal Container Corporation here in Rome in 1993.  For 25 years they have been a low cost producer of U.S. beverage cans producing between 11 and 12 million cans a day.  The company focuses on safety and quality and remains highly...

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