Melissa Kendrick has been hired to lead Rome and Floyd County efforts to bring new jobs to the community.
Floyd Medical Center presented Carla Moldavan with the Good Samaritan Volunteer of the Year award for her service with Floyd’s Volunteer Services department. Moldavan has been a volunteer for two years, working with Floyd’s pastoral care staff.
A ribbon-cutting and grand opening celebration is coming up later this month for a new Planet Fitness location in Cedartown in the same shopping center as Kroger on North Main Street.
Last Minute is Cedartown’s newest store, and the family-operated business is looking to become a pillar of the local community by adopting an inviting atmosphere and selling much-needed food and grocery items.
The Brave Sparrow is the newest Cedartown business to join the Polk County Chamber of Commerce. Owner Paige Haney opened her shop in November and has designed the retail environment with the hopes of offering unique gifts, home décor and apparel for shoppers of all ages and variety.
A local consignment shop and sales area is now open for business in the Rockmart area following approval earlier in the month for a special land use permit by the Polk County Commission.
Rockmart's antique market is booming, and the city's downtown scene recently got a new kid on the block. With a home at 104 S. Marble St., Treasured Thriftique, LLC- Antique Mall is offering a vast selection of vintage, handcrafted, and homemade items from collectors and creators all over Ro…
The holidays have come to Rockmart and several businesses are getting in on everything Christmas has to offer. Now and Then antiques, Precious Paws, and Smith and Lockwood were just a few businesses sporting decorations and discounts in the name of the holidays.
A project more than a year in the making to expand production at Kimoto Tech wrapped up with a grand opening ceremony for a new coating line at their Cedartown plant.
Cedartown’s The Border is located at 718 N Main St. where it has been serving Northwest Georgia with “the best Mexican food north of the border,” according to the restaurant’s slogan.
Cedartown's HON Company will soon be making a new investment in Polk County and hire new workers for their plant in the coming year.
According to information from DaVita Dialysis, they plan to close their doors at their office in Cedartown at 325 West Ave., after seeing the last round of patients on Wednesday, Aug. 30.
Victory Baptist Church took over Peek Park in Cedartown over the weekend on Saturday to help local students get ready to head back to school and spread the good word.
Coffee lovers who enjoyed the variety of choices for their favorite brew will have to look elsewhere for a hot cup these days after the closing of Brother Joe’s earlier this month. According to a Facebook post, the business had plans to potentially grow and move into a new location from it’s…
It's probably the busiest time of the year for one local shopkeeper who said that a third generation is now starting in their family-run business in downtown Rockmart that turned 20 this month.
The Polk County Chamber of Commerce has a membership increasing plan that involves skydiving, grilling hot dogs, and hitting staff members with pies.
The Georgia Department of Labor’s (GDOL) Cedartown Career Center will host two recruitments in June for Day Star Staffing. The company will be recruiting 20 quality inspectors to work in Bremen.
The Georgia Department of Labor’s (GDOL) Cedartown Career Center will continue to host its monthly recruitment for Day Star Staffing to hire a total of 20 quality inspectors and machine operators to work in Bremen.
In honor of the new upcoming Chick-fil-A, that is expected to be up and running around the beginning of September, The franchisee, Zach Thomas threw a “cow grazing” party.
Another Cedartown business is updating their front façade thanks to help from the Downtown Cedartown Association's Façade Grant Program
In honor of the new upcoming Chick-fil-A, that is expected to be up and running around the beginning of September, The franchisee, Zach Thomas threw a "cow grazing" party.
The past few weeks have been busy for the Polk County Chamber of Commerce, as events with current members, future leaders and new members all took place before the end of March.
Members of the Polk County Chamber of Commerce will be seeing their annual rates increase slightly in the coming calendar year when their bills come due again, the first time the organization has increased in eight years.
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.