Many Georgians are still struggling to provide food for their families.
Polk 4-H’ers recently visited Carlton’s Farm, located off U.S. Highway 113 near Rockmart.
Taylorsville Baptist Church will host its annual Homecoming service on Sunday, Oct. 19, beginning at 10:30 a.m.
The Cedartown Junior Service League has named 2013-2014 officers.
Story time is held at 11 a.m. Tuesdays at the Rockmart Library, located on Piedmont Avenue.
Rome, Ga. — Former Cosby Show Star Geoffrey Owens will present masterclasses for Shorter University theatre students on October 17 and 18. Owens’ classes will focus on the topics of Shakespeare and Acting for the Camera. He will also take part in a question and answer session for Shorter students about the theatre and film business.
Rockmart Business Alliance (RBA) will meet Monday, at 6 p.m. Oct. 20, 2014, at Frankie’s Italian Restaurant.
Polk County residents have the chance to be tricked and treated on October 18 to an original theatrical production written, directed and starring hometown folks.
The Polk County Historical Society (PCHS) is hosting an encore performance of the film, “Blind Tiger, The Legend of ‘Bell Tree Smith’” at 7:30 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 30, at the West Theatre, located at 112 West Avenue, Cedartown, Georgia.
Rome, Ga. — The Shorter University Opera Theatre presents its fall production of “Opera Scenes,” which begins this weekend. The show will run Friday and Saturday, Oct. 17-18 at 7:30 p.m. A matinee performance will be held at 2 p.m. on Sunday, Oct. 19. Tickets are $15 for adults and $10 for seniors and students. Tickets are available through the Shorter University box office by calling 706-233-7288.
Congratulations to the following new residents of Polk County born in September and October.
One of Cedartown’s rising stars is on her way to New Orleans this month for five months of filming on an upcoming ABC series.
Tommy Wood, a Vietnam veteran, is looking for a place to display a number of items he has made in honor of the United States Armed Forces.
Polk County 4-H’ers worked hard at the recent Polk County Fair, according to local Extension agents.
New books are now available at the Cedartown Library.
The Young’s Grove Elementary School Parent-Teacher Organization will host a yard sale from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 25, to raise money for an outdoor learning center.
Greg Gray, right, talks with members of the Polk County Historical Society attending recent picnic.
Elijah and Melita Garmon, formerly of Cedartown, announce the birth of a daughter Illyria Providence Garmon.
The Prater’s Mill Country Fair will be held on Saturday and Sunday, Oct. 11-12.
Lorren and Macy’s Modeling School of Cedartown was honored recently at the Modeling Association of America International in Miami Beach, Florida.
Homecoming pancake breakfast and bake sale, hosted by the Mens Club, will be held from 7:30 to 11 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 11 in the fellowship hall of First United Church in Rockmart.