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Rome News-Tribune readers speak loudly with their ballots and votes... The ballots have been tallied, the list compiled and here it is... The very best Rome and Floyd County has to offer. This newspaper contest was based strictly on public opinion, and we appreciate you, our readers, for contributing to our “Reader’s Choice 2010” contest.

Winners Are Announced!

Voted BEST Hearing Care Specialist! Charles Scoggins, Sr., BC-HIS, ACA

Board Certified Audiprosthologist Member Georgia Hearing Society 25 Years Experience in Helping North Georgians Hear Better

ROME, COOSAWATTEE AVE. 706.291.2496 • CALHOUN, 646 REDBUD RD. 706.625.8027

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Thank You! Thank You! Thank You! [ We don’t mind repeating ourselves. ] For the third year in a row, you have honored CitizensFirst with the selection of Readers Choice “Best Bank in Rome” and Synovus Mortgage as “Best Mortgage Lender”. Thank you for your votes and trust. In 2011, we’ll be celebrating 100 years of that trust. And now, with an 18 percent deposit market share*, CitizensFirst is Rome’s largest bank. These numbers reflect the ongoing efforts of our team members to putting you first. After all, it’s in our name – CitizensFirst.

706-291-9772 | Citizensfirst-rome.com *Source: Annual FDIC Deposit Data Citizens First is a division of Synovus Bank. Synovus Bank, Member FDIC, is chartered in the state of Georgia and operates under multiple trade names across the Southeast. Divisions of Synovus Bank are not separately FDIC-insured banks. The FDIC coverage extended to deposit customers is that of one insured bank.

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Best Salad Bar Winner: Ryan’s Family Steakhouse Runner-Up: Western Sizzlin

8>7-ÂŽ Best Food and Entertainment

Best Kids Menu Winner: McDonald’s Runner-Up: Chic-fil-A (Tie) Landmark Restaurant

Best Hamburger Winner: Fuddrucker’s Runner-Up: Harvest Moon

Best Pizza Winner: Papa John’s Runner-Up: Schroeder’s

Best Fajita Winner: Las Palmas Runner-Up: Los Amigos Best Fried Chicken Winner: Kentucky Fried Chicken Runner-Up: Bojangles Best BBQ Winner: Sonny’s Real Pit BBQ Runner-Up: Old Tymer Bar B Que

Best Lunch Under $6.00 Winner: Subway Runner-Up: McDonald’s (Tie) Landmark Restaurant

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419 East 2nd Ave. Rome, GA • 706-290-0011 • www.vargosmile.com


Best French Fries Winner: McDonald’s Runner-Up: Checkers

Thank You Rome! We appreciate your business and your votes! TERRY EASTER * Winner *

Best Steaks Winner: Longhorn Steakhouse Runner-Up: Outback Steakhouse Best Asian Food Winner: Chef Chen Runner-Up: China City (Tie) Blue Fin Best Ice Cream Winner: Brusters Runner-Up: Chick-fil-A Best Cup of Coffee Winner: Starbucks Runner-Up: McDonald’s Best Iced Tea Winner: Chick-fil-A Runner-Up: McDonald’s Best Bread / Rolls Winner: Provino’s Runner-Up: Harvest Moon (Tie) Ryan’s Best Dessert Winner: Landmark Restaurant Runner-Up: Honeymoon Bakery Best Ribs Winner: Sonny’s Real Pit BBQ Runner-Up: Shane’s Rib Shack

OF 2010 READERS CHOICE

Best Electrician EASTER ELECTRIC

Serving Rome & NW Georgia Since 1977

We appreciate the dedication of our past and present employees!

Easter Electrical Construction Co.

53 Winkle Dr. NE • Armuchee 30105 • 706-234-0309

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Peggy Castro & staff thank you for your votes & all your support throughout the years

Breakfast • Lunch • Dinner Open 7 days a week 6am-10pm

World-Class Dining

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Best Cold Beer Winner: 400 Block Bar Runner-Up: Schroederâ&#x20AC;&#x2122;s

Best Sandwich: Winner: Duffyâ&#x20AC;&#x2122;s Runner-Up: Harvest Moon (Tie) Subway

Best Chili Winner: Wendyâ&#x20AC;&#x2122;s Runner-Up: Krystal

Best Seafood Winner: Red Lobster Runner-Up: Shrimp Boat

Best Breakfast Winner: IHOP Runner-Up: Chick-fil-A

Best Soup Winner: Panera Bread Runner-Up: Duffyâ&#x20AC;&#x2122;s

Best Italian Food Winner: Olive Garden Runner-Up: Provinoâ&#x20AC;&#x2122;s

Jimmy Byars CEO/CCIM

Carol Hatch,CPM Jimmy Kelley Jerry Watford President/Broker V.P. Property Mgt. V.P. Commercial

Debbie Hayes Mary Ann Bohannon Bill Bohannon Sales Associate Associate Broker Sales Associate

Bill Summer Sales Associate

Best Mexican Winner: Las Palmas Runner-Up: El Zarape

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Lisa Smith Sales Associate

Marsha Evans Sales Associate

Vicki Embree Property Mgt.

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Melanie Locklear Property Mgt.

Danelle Warner Receptionist

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Best Bakery Winner: Honeymoon Bakery Runner-Up: Hana’s Bakery

Best Upscale Dining Winner: LaScala Runner-Up: Provino’s

Best Hot Wings Winner: Jefferson’s Runner-Up: Buffalo’s

Best Overall Restaurant Winner: Harvest Moon Runner-Up: Olive Garden (Tie) Landmark Restaurant

Best Home Cooking Winner: M & J’s Home Cooking Runner-Up: Pick O’ Deli Best Romantic Restaurant Winner: LaScala Runner-Up: Provino’s Best Pub Winner: LaScala (Tie) Harvest Moon Runner-Up: 333 on Broad

Best Hot Dog Winner: Sonic Runner-Up: Checkers Best Cigar Winner: Old Havana Best Karaoke Winner: Sumo’s Runner-Up: 333 on Broad STATE OF THE ART VETERINARY FACILITY

M O U N T B E R RY A N I M A L H O S P I TA L Unsurpassed Care & Compassion For Daniel Todd Your Family Pet. Dr. Dr. Jessie Collins • Small Animal Medicine & Surgery • Wellness Programs & Vaccines • Boarding Services • Indoor Heated & Cooled Luxury Suites Available

BEST VETERINARIAN Thanks to our loyal customers for your votes making us the winner in the Reader’s Choice Awards for the Best Veterinarian 2010. Our promise is to continue providing the best care for your beloved pet.

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Best Dance Club Winner: 333 on Broad Runner-Up: Harvest Moon

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Best Sports Bar Winner: Jefferson’s Runner-Up: 400 Block Bar Best Place for Live Entertainment Winner: 333 on Broad Runner-Up: Harvest Moon Best Milkshake Winner: Chick-fil-A Runner-Up: Sonic

Pictured left to right, 2010 Reader’s Choice Skip Welborn, Winner of Best Car Sales Person, Don Davis, Runner-up, and Keith Williams, Winner of Best Car Sales Person

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Best Insurance Co. Winner: Brandon Burke, State Farm Insurance Runner-Up: Garner & Glover Company Best Roofing Company Winner: Midian Roofing, Inc. Runner-Up: Brannon Roofing Company Best Tanning Bed Winner: Buffeyâ&#x20AC;&#x2122;s Tanning & Style Salon Runner-Up: Ashleyâ&#x20AC;&#x2122;s Tanning & Herb Shop Best Mortgage Lender Winner: Synovus Mortgage Corp. Runner-Up: United Community Bank

Best Real Estate Company Winner: Hardy Realty & Development Company 2010 Readerâ&#x20AC;&#x2122;s Choi e Runner-Up: Charles Williams REIC

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Best Carpet Cleaner Winner: Pro Systems Clean Care Runner-Up: ServiceMaster By Twins

Best Golf Course Winner: Coosa Country Club Runner-Up: Stonebridge Golf Course

Best Furniture Store Winner: R J Fricks Runner-Up: Impact Furniture and Designs Inc.

Best Day Spa Winner: Spa A La Mode Runner-Up: Blonde on Broad

Best Men’s Clothing Winner: Belk Runnner-Up: Express Best Women’s Clothing Winner: Talbots Runner-Up: Express Best Children’s Clothing Winner: Smartypants Runner-Up: The Children’s Place Best Apartment Community Winner: Eastland Court Runner-Up: Claridge Gate Apartments

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Best Book Store Winner: Barnes & Noble Booksellers Runner-Up: Heaven’s Attic Best Car Wash Winner: Magic Touch Car Wash & Lube Center Runner-Up: Hurricane Bay Car Wash

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Best Pet Groomer Winner: Dippity Do-Da Dogs Runner-Up: Autumn’s Pet Grooming

Best Gym Winner: YMCA Runner-Up: Club Fitness

Best Lawn Care Business Winner: Forevergreen Landscaping and Lawn Maintenance, Inc. Runner-Up: Watters & Associates Landscape, Inc

Best Tire Store Winner: Bert Brooks Tire Runner-Up: Sam’s Club

Best Weight Loss Center Winner: Thrive Weight Loss, LLC Runner-Up: Weight Watchers Best Employment Service Winner: Kelly Services Runner-Up: Randstad Staffing Best Bank Winner: Citizens First Bank Runner-Up: Coosa Valley Credit Union

Best Auto Body Shop Winner: Auto Collision Company Runner-Up: Ingram’s Body Shop Best Motorcycle Dealers Winner: Easy Living Yamaha & Polaris Runner-Up: Street Chrome USA Best Oil Change Winner: Binkley’s Auto Care Runner-Up: Ratliff Coastal Service Center 7KDQNV5RPHIRUYRWLQJ.LQJ 4XHHQ6DORQ

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Best Wrecker Service Winner: Binkley’s Auto Care Runner-Up: Loyd’s Rome Towing & Auto Repair, Inc. Best Funeral Home Winner: Daniel’s Funeral Home Runner-Up: Henderson and Sons Funeral Home Best Tree Service Winner: Maloney’s Tree Service Runner-Up: Googe Landscape and Tree Service Best Pest Control Winner: Allgood Pest Solutions Runner-Up: Arrow Exterminators Best Hearing Aid Center Winner: Miracle Ear Runner-Up: Harbin Clinic Hearing Center

Best Bridal Store Winner: Top Hat Formal Wear Runner-Up: The White Dress Best Women’s Accessories: Winner: Paula’s Runner-Up: Express Best Gift Store Winner: Bella Luna Runner-Up: Heaven’s Attic Best Beauty Salon Winner: King & Queen Salon Runner-Up: Inspiration Pointe

Thank You Rome! For Voting Us Winner of the Reader’s Choice

BEST INSURANCE AGENT!

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Best Antique Store Winner: Treasure Trove Runner-Up: North Broad Antique Mall & Flea Market

Best Home Health Agency Winner: Coosa Valley Home Health Runner-Up: Healthfield Home Health Care

Best Dry Cleaner Winner: Star Cleaners Runner-Up: Gaskill Cleaners

Best Assisted Living Winner: Winthrop Court Runner-Up: Riverwood Retirement Community

Best Day Care Center Winner: Winthrop Academy Runner-Up: Kidâ&#x20AC;&#x2122;s World Learning Centers

Best Grocery Store Winner: Kroger Runner-Up: GMC Valu Mart

Best Shoe Store Winner: DiPrimaâ&#x20AC;&#x2122;s Shoes Runner-Up: Hibbett Sports

Best Hardware Store Winner: Ace Hardware Runner-Up: Lavender Mountain Hardware & Garden Center

THANK YOU FOR VOTING THE YMCA AS THE 2010 READERâ&#x20AC;&#x2122;S CHOICE FOR BEST GYM!! FIRST PLACE 2010 READERS CHOICE AWARD

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Best Heating / AC Service Winner: North GA Equipment Co. Runner-Up: Ware Mechanical, Inc. Best Framing Store Winner: Meeks Picture House Runner-Up: The Frame Up Best Tattoo Shop Winner: Eternal Expressions Runner-Up: Body Canvas

8>7-° Best People and Where They Work Best Pharmacist Winner: Chad Potts, CVS (Tie) Tammy Patterson, Walmart Runner-Up: Robert Ennis, CVS Best Auto Mechanic Winner: Tony Price, Bob Williams Dodge Runner-Up: Mike Ford

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Best Car Salesperson Winner: Skip Welborn, Riverside Toyota Keith Williams, Riverside Toyota (Tie) Runner-Up: Don Davis, Riverside Toyota John Welborn, Riverside Chevrolet (Tie) Ernie Studdard, Heritage Nissan (Tie)

Thank You for choosing Coosa Valley Home Health as the 2010 Reader’s Choice

WINNER 2 YEARS IN A ROW Best Home Health Agency

Coosa Valley Home Health is in the business of helping our patients maintain and improve their quality of life - at home. Home is the place where family, friends and familiar surroundings make patients feel most comfortable - and recover faster. With three decades of experience in the health care industry, we understand the importance of delivering high-quality services to patients in their homes. Choose Coosa Valley for all your home care needs. FIRS FI RST RS T PL PLAC ACE AC E 2010 READERS CHOICE AWARD

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We truly thank you for your business & for your votes! It is an honor to recieve the 2010 Reader’s Choice Award for Best Jeweler!

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Best Real Estate Agent Winner: Marion Whittle, Reese & Smallwood Runner-Up: Linda Sipp, Sipp Realty Best Nurse Winner: Linda Phillips, Heyman Hospice Runner-Up: Chad Taylor, Floyd Best CPA Winner: Ron Abbott, Abbott & Richardson CPA’s PC Runner-Up: Brad T. Reeder, CPA, PC

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SHAWN MARIE JOHNSON of

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Best Fire Fighter Winner: Phil Litton Runner-Up: Gene Proctor, RFD

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Best Law Enforcement Officer Winner: Tom Caldwell, Floyd County Sheriff’s Office Runner-Up: John Black, Rome Police Department

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Best Eye Doctor Winner: Paul J. Harton, Jr., M.D. Harbin Clinic Eye Center Runner-Up: Gary Smith Best Teacher Winner: David Honea, Armuchee Middle School (Tie) Liz Petty, Pepperell Middle School Runner-Up: Amy Nelson, Johnson Elementary School

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Best Barber Winner: Holly Moore, HairStory Runner-Up: Keri Burkett, Salon Ten 17

Best Insurance Salesperson Winner: Jerry Vincent, Alfa Runner-Up: Chuck Shaw, Garner & Glover

Best Beautician Winner: Amber Boatner, Hair Affair Runner-Up: Leah Tucker, Hair 5th Avenue

Best School Principal Winner: Becky McCoy, Pepperell Middle School Runner-Up: Glen White, Model High School

Best Florist Winner: Carla Hyde, Rome Florist Runner-Up: Jacki, Flowers by Jacki Best Fitness Trainer Winner: Kelly Abbot, Rome Athletic Club Runner-Up: Martha Curlee, Rome Athletic Club Best Jeweler Winner: Dan Knight, Knightâ&#x20AC;&#x2122;s Jewelers Runner-Up: Elaine Abercrombie, Greeneâ&#x20AC;&#x2122;s Jewelers

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