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 in Polk County.
The Cedartown Polk County Hospital Authority approved a measure to allow for bond sales through their parent organization to help pay back some of the construction costs on the new Polk Medical Center.
Beth Edwards has been named Director Planning and Decision Support at Floyd. In this role, she will analyze data to help the organization make informed decisions. She will also be involved with strategic planning and managing and planning for certificates of need.
Polk County Chamber of Commerce Executive Director Tamaka Hudson joined 2016 chair April Welch at the podium during the county commission’s work session on Feb. 1 to provide updates on the latest happenings with the chamber.
Cartersville – Richard E. Drews, Jr., Chief Executive Officer at Century Bank of Georgia, announced that long time Cedartown and Polk County banker Larry T. Kuglar has joined the bank and will serve as a Business Development Officer.
Gas prices should slip lower this week after the price of oil hit its lowest settlement since August. Gasoline prices nationwide are averaging $2.17, after slipping 5 cents last week. Motorists are now saving an average of $11 for a full tank of gas.
ATLANTA -- The Georgia Department of Labor’s (GDOL) Cedartown Career Center will host a recruitment Tuesday, Nov. 3, to help Aerotek Commercial Staffing hire about a dozen workers for manufacturing jobs in Cedartown.