The Polk County Chamber of Commerce lists the following meetings.
Representatives from Winthrop Senior Living Center in Cedartown get their shovels in the dirt as they celebrate the beginning of a new project to add additional rooms to their facility. Owner Charlie Williams said he is looking forward to seeing hte changes once the project is complete.
The Polk County Chamber of Commerce 2014 State of the Community Address is scheduled to begin with a welcome at 5:30 p.m. Friday, Oct. 3, at Stone Creek Inn near Fish Creek Bridge on U.S. Highway 278.
The Polk County Chamber of Commerce is partnering with the Polk School District to find out what business and industries will need when they start hiring students who have entered the workforce.
The new speculative building, located in Cedartown’s North Business Park, should be completed by September.
The Georgia Department of Labor (GDOL) will help Toyo Tires recruit a number of workers for its manufacturing facility in Bartow County. The company, which produces tires for vehicles, is recruiting manufacturing and maintenance technicians.
A new business in Cedartown is set to celebrate its grand opening on Saturday after months of preparation come down to the store opening its doors.
Vintage pearls creates a vision of a past era when this was a prized and necessary addition to any woman’s wardrobe.
Regional Medical Center, a 276-bed hospital in Anniston, plans to sever its contract with Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Alabama over how much money Blue Cross reimburses the hospital, according to the Anniston Star.
Gov. Nathan Deal today announced that Georgia-lensed feature films and television productions generated an economic impact of $5.1 billion during Fiscal Year 2014. The 158 feature film and television productions that shot in Georgia spent $1.4 billion during that time.
ATLANTA – The Georgia Department of Labor’s will host a special recruitment for job seekers who qualify for OJT, a federal on-the-job training program to help get unemployed workers back into the labor force. The recruitment will be held Tuesday, Aug. 12, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Cartersville Career Center, 19 Felton Place.
One local couple who are looking to open a museum in a historic downtown Cedartown building are one step closer to that goal, but plenty of work remains to be completed.
People who love flea markets have a new place to peruse.
History abounds at 131 North Piedmont Avenue in Rockmart where Kathy Coley decided to open a new business.
Construction is nearing completion at Ramsey Run Apartments, a $4.8 million building project in Rockmart.
ATLANTA – The Georgia Department of Labor (GDOL) will host a special recruitment for job seekers who qualify for OJT, a federal on-the-job training program to help get unemployed workers back into the labor force. The recruitment will be held Tuesday, Aug. 5, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Dalton Career Center, 1460 Chattanooga Ave.
Wanda Taff likes having a new car, especially when it’s free.
Rachel E. Rowell, new President/CEO of the Development Authority of Polk County (DAPC), has officially assumed her duties.
Dogs take center stage at Cedartown Pet Boutique, located at 367 Piedmont Highway.
The first shovel full of dirt has yet to be turned at Walker County’s newest industrial park, but already Audia International, the site’s major tenant, is looking to expand its manufacturing and warehousing operations.
Hunter England arrived at K-9 Grooming with two of his beloved pets.