The Georgia Department of Labor’s (GDOL) Cedartown Career Center will host a recruitment for Day Star Staffing to hire 20 full-time quality inspectors to work in Bremen.
The Georgia Department of Economic Development today announced that YANMAR America Corporation, a manufacturer of advanced performance diesel engines, equipment and gas engine based energy systems, will open a new training and customer experience facility in Cherokee County, creating 25 job…
The Polk County Chamber of Commerce joined with the owners and employees at Hawg Holler in Rockmart, located at one of Rockmart’s newest restaurants located right behind Triangle Grocery in the Sycamore Grove Court Shopping Plaza.
The latest business to join downtown Cedartown is Cloud Shack, which celebrated its ribbon cutting with the Polk County Chamber of Commerce early this week with employees and local chamber members.
Polk County's unemployment rate is down slightly for the month of August according to figures released by the Georgia Department of Labor this morning.
DALLAS (AP) — Motorists in parts of the country could pay a little more for gasoline in coming days because of the shutdown of a leaking pipeline in Alabama.
Jason Croft of Taylorsville plans to open Haw Holler Barbecue - a new family style restaurant - in the building that formerly housed The Little Italy at 110 Sycamore Grove in Rockmart.
Polk Medical Center’s first month of earnings were reported for the 2017 fiscal year at the latest Cedartown-Polk County Hospital Authority meeting, and thus far the books are showing profits for the year.
The unemployment rate went back up for the month of July in Polk County according to preliminary figures released by the Georgia Department of Labor early today.
The outlook for existing industry expansion and new prospect activity in Cedartown and Rockmart is favorable for 2016-2017, according to reports from the Development Authority of Polk County.
The Occupational Safety and Health Administration has cited JCG Farms and two subcontractors for 15 serious safety violations stemming from an explosion at the chicken feed mill in Rockmart.
The Georgia Department of Labor announced today that the unemployment rate in the Northwest Georgia region in June was 5.6 percent, up nine-tenths of a percentage point from 4.7 percent in May. The rate in June 2015 was 6.2 percent.
U-Haul Company of Georgia is pleased to announce that A Storage Building has signed on as a U-Haul neighborhood dealer to serve the Cedartown community.
Cedartown’s Kimoto Tech, Inc. announced in a press release on Monday, July 25, a $6 million capital investment project that will allow the film-coating company to progress with the advancement of new technologies and sustain their global competitiveness.
Northwest Georgia Storage Solutions, located at 821 Cartersville Highway in Rockmart, provides rent to own and cash options on the industries most respected storage and carport providers.
Rockmart Business Alliance (RBA) members are planning new ways to bring more people to the downtown area as the group continues its mission of helping the community prosper by supporting locally owned independent stores.
The City of Cedartown and Primary Healthcare, Inc., have come to a new lease agreement as the organization is set to take over the rest of the space in the Medical Office Building at the end of the month for an expansion.
ATLANTA – The Georgia Department of Labor (GDOL) will help staffing agency Express Employment Professionals recruit more than 50 quality control technicians to work in manufacturing plants in Carroll and Haralson counties in Georgia and other plants in Alabama.
A deal is in the works to ensure that the Development Authority of Polk County can continue to keep a parcel on the market for potential sale, but financial help will be needed by the county government to ensure the paperwork and legal fees are paid.
Cedartown- Polk County Hospital Authority spent their May meeting discussing the latest updates to the board on what’s happening at Polk Medical Center through the end of the month.
ATLANTA – Terrance Hale of Dallas received an EXCEL Certificate of Leadership Development from Georgia Department of Labor (GDOL) Deputy Commissioner Tim Evans of Atlanta.
Eddie Wilson, president of SouthCrest Bank’s Community Banking Group, today announced that Linda Burch has been named Vice President and Market Leader, West Georgia Region for SouthCrest Bank. In this capacity, Burch will be responsible for the development and growth of the bank’s operations…
Good food, great atmosphere and quality service are the ingredients of a dining experience that draws people to Benny’s Eatery, located at 642 Goodyear Avenue in Rockmart.
Wings-A Love Tale is the story of personal witness, sadness and love that has evolved into a home-based business, located at 518 Government Farm Rd. near Rockmart.
Certain purchases work well over the Internet, such as electronics and digital downloads, where billions of dollars are spent daily for instantaneous content or fast delivery of inexpensive hardware.
ATLANTA (AP) — State officials say that UnitedHealthcare will not offer any health plans on Georgia's state health exchange next year.The state insurance department announced Friday that United is currently the only insurer that has notified the state that it will not participate on the stat…
ATLANTA – Randstad Staffing is recruiting 14 employees to work at several manufacturing facilities in the north Georgia area. The plants are located in Banks, Carroll, Hall and Haralson counties.
Polk Medical Center is moving forward on a remodeling project for the Medical Office Building in order to get ready for a move of the hospital’s administration offices.
A progress report on Blueprint Polk will be presented from 9 a.m. until 2 p.m. Thursday, April 14 at the Georgia Department of Labor (GDOL) Career Center in Cedartown.
Representatives with the AARP will be on hand at the Cedartown Welcome Center every Wednesday from now until April 13 to assist residents with tax preparation.
The Development Authority of Polk County (DAPC) has selected Hardy Realty from a list of proposals for disposition of 220 acres of land, located off the Cedartown Bypass.
A 1956 Henry Ferguson tractor, painted hot pink, is the star attraction at The Pink Tractor Flea Market and Antique Mall, located at 575 Atlanta Highway, Rockmart.