Kellie Taylor, owner of Precious Paws Pet Grooming in Rockmart, is participating in a unique educational program at Young’s Grove Elementary School.
Visitors quickly notice primary colors of yellow, green and pink when parking at Vintage With a Twist, located on Main Street in Cedartown.
The rumors of GE selling its appliance division, which includes Roper Corp. in LaFayette, that began about the time it held its annual stockholders meeting have intensified in recent weeks, as evident in this message posted on the company website:
The Polk County Chamber of Commerce lists the following meetings.
ATLANTA – The Georgia Department of Labor will help Toyo Tires recruit a number of workers for its manufacturing facility in Bartow County on Saturday, Aug. 23. The recruitment will be held from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Gordon County Parks and Recreation Center, 7494 Fairmount Highway, S.E. in Calhoun.
The Georgia Department of Labor (GDOL) will help Roper Corp., a division of GE, fill about 150 manufacturing jobs for its facility in LaFayette.
Rachel E. Rowell, new President/CEO of the Development Authority of Polk County (DAPC), has been on the go since her first day on the job – Monday, July 7.
Georgia’s unemployment rate for July was 7.8 percent, up four-tenths of a percentage point from 7.4 percent in June. The rate in July of last year was 8.3 percent.
Rakestraw Auto Service and Tire shop is located at 600 North Piedmont Avenue, Rockmart.
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.