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History Column: Looking back . . .

(Editor’s Note: Third in a six-part series authored by the late A. C. Duke, Sr., contributed by Greg Gray and drawn from the files of Polk County Historical Society. Duke writes about his memories of Cedartown in the early 1880s. Things listed as ‘still standing’ was from the time this article was written.)

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Saturday 08/23/2014
Holbrooks- Hamlett engagement
Posted: August 23, 2014

Mr. and Mrs. John W. Holbrooks, Jr. of Cedartown announce the engagement of their daughter Marilyn Jane Holbrooks to Alan David Hamlett, son of Mr. and Mrs. Gary Hamlett of Rome, Georgia.

Local church provides help to children
Updated: August 23, 2014 - 8:40 pm

Cedartown First United Methodist Church recently conducted a school supply drive.

Friday 08/22/2014
Miss Reynolds, Mr. Jordan D. Armstrong wed
Posted: August 22, 2014

Miss Amanda Kate Reynolds and Mr. Jordon David Armstrong were united in marriage on Sunday, June 15 at six p.m. in the atrium of The Addison, Boca Raton, Florida.

Paint parties begin soon at Rockmart Arts Center
Posted: August 22, 2014

Autumn not only brings cooler weather but an increasing variety of activities to the Rockmart Cultural Arts Center, 316 N. Piedmont Ave., Bldg. 300.

Thursday 08/21/2014
Standard Journal Calendar of Events for the Aug. 20, 2014 edition
Posted: August 21, 2014

The regular meeting of the Northwest Georgia Regional Council will be held at 10 a.m. Thursday, Aug. 21 in the Agricultural Service Center, 1282 Highway 53 Spur, S. W. in Calhoun, Georgia.

Wednesday 08/20/2014
New arrivals for the Aug. 20, 2014 edition of the Polk County Standard Journal
Posted: August 20, 2014

Megan Paige Williams and Brian Keith Williams of Cedartown announce the birth of a daughter Khloe Paige Williams. She was born on July 31, 2014.

Standard Journal Book Club meeting on Thursday
Posted: August 20, 2014

Only one day remains to finish reading the August selection for the Standard Journal Book Club, being held once again at the Cedartown Public Library.

Tuesday 08/19/2014
History Column: Looking back. . .
Posted: August 19, 2014

(Editor’s Note: Second in a six-part series authored by the late A. C. Duke, Sr., contributed by Greg Gray and drawn from the files of Polk County Historical Society. Duke writes about his memories of Cedartown in the early 1880s. Things listed as ‘still standing’ was from the time this article was written.)

Classical guitarist to play at Cedartown Library on Aug. 28
Posted: August 19, 2014

On Thursday, August 28th at 5:00 pm, classical guitarist Jeff Bianchi will give a one hour concert at the Cedartown Public Library. The performance is one of his last engagements during his Summer concert season.

Monday 08/18/2014
Booth Western Art Museum to unveil Civil War-era cannon as part of birthday bash
Posted: August 18, 2014

CARTERSVILLE – As part of Booth Western Art Museum’s Birthday Party and Member Appreciation Day, on Saturday, August 23 the Museum will unveil the newest addition to the War is Hell Civil War Gallery, a circa 1863 Napoleon twelve-pound cannon.

Wednesday 08/13/2014
This week's Rockmart Farmers Market features Berry College products, Posey's Pet Shelter
Updated: August 13, 2014 - 3:35 pm

The Berry College farm “season’s market” is now bringing their unique fruit and vegetable varieties to the Rockmart Farmers Market, located at 108 Water Street downtown.

Love Loud event a success
Posted: August 13, 2014

Love Loud, a back to school celebration, drew a large crowd of adults and children to Crossview Community Church in Rockmart on Friday, Aug. 8.

Tuesday 08/12/2014
Blind Tiger: The Legend of “Bell Tree” Smith will have a screening at Cedartown's West Cinema
Updated: August 12, 2014 - 4:58 pm

Every town has its myths. In Bluffton, Alabama, myth takes the form of a man—a presumed legendary bootlegger named William Anderson “Bell Tree” Smith. An entrepreneur, shrewd businessman and infamous purveyor of fine, illegal spirits, Smith’s legend has been told and re-told throughout the region for more than a hundred years, far outlasting even the town in which he sold his wares. But every man, especially one of myth, has his contradictions.

Monday 08/11/2014
Howell-Litesey engagement
Posted: August 11, 2014

Mr. and Mrs. Brant Howell of Tallapoosa announce the engagement of their daughter, Jacey Justine Howell, to Taylor Clark Litesey, son of Mr. and Mrs. Trey Litesey of Cedartown.

Brooks presents Elvis tribute on Aug. 16
Posted: August 11, 2014

Rockmart Cultural Arts Center has welcomed Bill J. Brooks and his wife, Wanda.

Polk History Series: Memories of another time and place
Posted: August 11, 2014

Editor’s Note: This is the first in a six-part series authored by the late A. C. Duke, Sr., contributed by Greg Gray and drawn from the files of Polk County Historical Society. Duke writes about his memories of Cedartown in the early 1880s. Things listed as ‘still standing’ was from the time this article was written.

Sunday 08/10/2014
New Arrivals from the Aug. 6, 2014 edition of the Polk County Standard Journal
Posted: August 10, 2014

Celebrate Polk County's new arrivals from the August 6, 2014 edition of the Standard Journal:

Couple celebrates golden anniversary
Posted: August 10, 2014

Larry and Patti Clemons Dooley recently celebrated their golden wedding anniversary.

SRP winners named at Cedartown Library
Posted: August 10, 2014

“I am surprised,” said Kilik Dulaney as he admired the bicycle he won during the Summer Reading Program (SRP) at Cedartown Library.

Saturday 08/09/2014
Church plans to distribute free supplies
Posted: August 09, 2014

Faith Missionary Baptist Church has announced free backpacks and school supplies will be distributed from 1 to 5 p.m. Saturday, August 9 or until supplies run out.

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