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Precious Paws heads to schools to teach pet ownership

Kellie Taylor, owner of Precious Paws Pet Grooming in Rockmart, is participating in a unique educational program at Young’s Grove Elementary School.

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Thursday 08/21/2014
Vintage With a Twist opens in Cedartown
Posted: August 21, 2014

Visitors quickly notice primary colors of yellow, green and pink when parking at Vintage With a Twist, located on Main Street in Cedartown.

Tuesday 08/19/2014
August and September meetings announced by the Polk County Chamber
Posted: August 19, 2014

The Polk County Chamber of Commerce lists the following meetings.

GDOL to help Toyo Tires hire workers in Gordon County Saturday
Updated: August 20, 2014 - 12:07 pm

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.

Friday 08/15/2014
DAPC welcomes new president
Posted: August 15, 2014

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.

Thursday 08/14/2014
Rakestraw Auto and Tire celebrates 20 years of business
Posted: August 14, 2014

Rakestraw Auto Service and Tire shop is located at 600 North Piedmont Avenue, Rockmart.

Wednesday 08/13/2014
Winthrop Senior Living Center starts new project
Posted: August 13, 2014

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. 

Chamber of Commerce to hold meeting Oct. 3
Posted: August 13, 2014

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.

Tuesday 08/12/2014
Chamber helping with College and Career Academy needs assessment survey due Friday
Posted: August 12, 2014

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.

Sunday 08/10/2014
DAPC: Speculative building nearly done
Posted: August 10, 2014

The new speculative building, located in Cedartown’s North Business Park, should be completed by September.

Friday 08/08/2014
Doodle Bugs opens its doors in Cedartown
Posted: August 08, 2014

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.

Wednesday 08/06/2014
Vintage Pearls opens in Rockmart
Posted: August 06, 2014

Vintage pearls creates a vision of a past era when this was a prized and necessary addition to any woman’s wardrobe.

Wednesday 07/30/2014
Work on Coca-Cola museum moving into second phase with roof work completed
Posted: July 30, 2014

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. 

Expanded flea market store opens up in Cedartown
Posted: July 30, 2014

People who love flea markets have a new place to peruse.

Thursday 07/24/2014
Kathy’s Korner opens in Rockmart
Posted: July 24, 2014

History abounds at 131 North Piedmont Avenue in Rockmart where Kathy Coley decided to open a new business.

Wednesday 07/23/2014
Ramsey Run Apartments nearing completion
Posted: July 23, 2014

Construction is nearing completion at Ramsey Run Apartments, a $4.8 million building project in Rockmart.

Thursday 07/17/2014
Local Mary Kay business owner gets new car
Posted: July 17, 2014

Wanda Taff likes having a new car, especially when it’s free.

Wednesday 07/16/2014
Rowell arrives, welcomed to Polk
Posted: July 16, 2014

Rachel E. Rowell, new President/CEO of the Development Authority of Polk County (DAPC), has officially assumed her duties.

Tuesday 07/15/2014
Ribbons, photos line walls of pet boutique
Posted: July 15, 2014

Dogs take center stage at Cedartown Pet Boutique, located at 367 Piedmont Highway.

Thursday 07/10/2014
K-9 Grooming celebrates anniversary in Rockmart
Posted: July 10, 2014

Hunter England arrived at K-9 Grooming with two of his beloved pets.

Dr. Jessica Bentley Stepp Joins the Floyd Primary Care Network in Taylorsville
Updated: July 10, 2014 - 9:57 am

Jessica Bentley Stepp, D.O., has joined the Floyd Primary Care Network. She is seeing patients at Floyd Primary Care and Center for Diabetes located at 48 Hills Creek Rd., Taylorsville, GA.

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