The work of several members of the Art Lover’s League of Cedar Valley is on exhibit at the Dogwood Gallery in Tallapoosa.
A fundraiser for Operation Christmas Child will be held at Live Oak Baptist Church beginning at 5 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 20.
The Marietta Street United Methodist Church, 401 Robert L. Parks Blvd. in Cedartown, will host its 145th anniversary and revival beginning on Saturday, Sept. 20.
Kristin Aranda Myers and Neil Lee Myers Jr. of Silver Creek announce the birth of a daughter Gabrielle Grace Myers. She was born on Sept. 8, 2014.
The welcome mat is spread at Rockmart’s Senior Center, located at 134 West Elm Street.
(Editor’s Note: End of 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.)
The Gurley, Craton Family reunion will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, Sept. 27, 2014 at Mt. Olivet Baptist Church, 3022 Mt. Olivet Road, Dallas, Georgia.
If you are planning a September vacation, perhaps one of these activities at Georgia’s State Parks and Historic Sites can fit your family’s schedule.
September’s siren call has ignited the interest of many Polk residents who love to take a drive off one of the major transportation arteries to find the hidden gems of natural beauty.
The 31st annual Forsyth family reunion will be held at Friendship Baptist Church, Braswell Mountain Road near Rockmart, on Sunday, Sept. 21.
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(Editor’s Note: Fourth 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.)
On Sept 20, 2014, the descendants of W.D. Harrell (Mary Hite) and Patrick Weaver (Lula Day) will gather for a reunion at the Fellowship Hall of Fairview Baptist Church on Fairview Road in Rockmart.
Wendell and Barbara Wood celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary on Aug. 1, 2014 at the Coosa House in Rome, Georgia.
The Rockmart Civic Arts Commission has announced the juried photographic exhibit is scheduled to open on Friday, Sept. 5 and close on Saturday, Oct. 25.
A large crowd of volunteers gathered at the annual countdown/kickoff of Polk County Operation Christmas Child to plan a new year of demonstrating God’s love to children around the world.
The following new arrivals were announced in the Sept. 3, 2014 edition of the Polk County Standard Journal:
A community blood drive for the American Red Cross will be held from 12:30 to 5:30 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 9 in the Rockmart Community Building, located at 604 Goodyear Street.
The U.S. Air Force Thunderbirds are the opening act for the 2014 Wings Over North Georgia live concert series on October 18-19. Four of North Georgia’s top bands will take the stage immediately after the Thunderbirds’ only fall performance in the South East outside of Florida.
The Standard Journal Book Club selection for September is all about religion as voters have chosen C.S. Lewis’ “Mere Christianity” for this month’s book.