Rick Zoerb Ford will be holding a grand opening celebration for Cedartown residents this month after to celebrate the new ownership of the car dealership on Highway 278.
Alvis Miller & Son Funeral Home, family owned and operated, has been an existing business in Rockmart for 33 years.
Cedartown’s Red, White and Brew coffee shop located on the corner of Main Street and West Avenue shut its doors until further notice the last week of September. Owner Jacqueline Peterson said she thanks Cedartown and Polk County for their hospitality and said no decision about reopening has been made yet. They will host private functions at the coffee shop with some notice. To get more information about how to rent out the space for private parties, call 770-748-6400.
The Cutting Edge Barber Shop, located at 638 Goodyear Avenue in Rockmart, will soon celebrate its fifth year in business.
Hometown Realty of Cedartown is an existing business that provides world-class service.
The Rockmart Business Alliance is busy planning two of its 2014 fall attractions – Festival of Treats and Christmas Tour of Homes.
Lyndsay Bass Claroni, D.O., has joined the Floyd Primary Care Network.
Local students enrolled in the 2014 Cedartown Biz Builder Program are nearing the end of their studies and will soon be ready to pitch their business ideas to the public.
Sondi and David Vest now own and operate Smith-Lockwood Drug and Jewelry, which has been an anchor business in downtown Rockmart for more than 67 years.
Akins Printing Company, 128 South Marble Street in Rockmart, has extensive damage due to the impact of a runaway vehicle in a recent accident.
Locally owned Screen Printing and Embroidery Company, Cedarstream, prints t-shirts for country music star Craig Morgan.
Cone, Shiflett and Hunt Insurance had its beginning in 1922 when Wes Cone started selling insurance to the residents of Cedartown.
The Olin L. Gammage and Sons Funeral Home hosted a surprise celebration for 50 years of employment for Emmett Vernell Johnson last week.
Lyndsay Bass Claroni, D.O., has joined Floyd Primary Care Network. She is seeing patients at Floyd Primary Care and Center for Diabetes located at 48 Hills Creek Rd., Taylorsville, GA.
Details for “Shark Tank”-style contest coming soon
Cooperation between local officials and community partners is important when seeking new industry and business for Polk and its municipalities.
The sounds of reviving engines mingle with the dust and voices of men working in the yard at Westside Recycling, 945 Atlanta Highway, Rockmart.
Kellie Taylor, owner of Precious Paws Pet Grooming in Rockmart, is participating in a unique educational program at Young’s Grove Elementary School.
The Polk County Chamber of Commerce plans to rollout a new website during January of 2015.
The Georgia Department of Labor announced the unemployment rate in the Northwest Georgia region increased to 8.5 percent in July, up eight-tenths of a percentage point from 7.7 percent in June. The rate was 9.0 percent in July a year ago.