More than 100 youth and adult volunteers participated in the Polk 2014 Rivers of Life mission project July 9 through July 13.
A local father and daughter have teamed up to raise money for Lundy Christian Academy with a preserves sale. The duo of Marina and her father Mark Hilbert have been picking wild blackberries and preserving them, selling them for $5 a jar. The nine-year-old set a goal of raising $100, but is looking to surpass it. Those interested in preserves can call or text 706-528-8730.
CEDARTOWN — Author Mary Duncan announces the nationwide release of her new thriller novel, “Fatal Choices.”
July has arrived in Polk County and the temperatures continue to reach into the upper 80s and lower 90s.
Euharlee Valley Historical Society (EVHS) is planning a Veterans Memorial Service at historic Van Wert Church and Cemetery.
Polk County cattlemen recently gave support to the food bank at the First Methodist Church in Aragon.
Edgar (Ed) Pasley has been pastor of Rockmart Church of God for 20 years, a milestone that has brought him honor and recognition.
Donors responded to the call to give in memory of the late Earline Akins during the American Red Cross community blood drive in Rockmart.
The Rockmart Cultural Arts offers opportunities for individuals of all ages that wish to be a part of classes or upcoming events.
More than 90 people recently attended the Golden Age meeting at First Baptist Church of Rockmart.
Jeanne Mann and Lori Dawson from Rome recently presented a puppet show at the Cedartown Library.
The Fourth Friday concert and cruise-in for July features two local bands, one back by popular demand according to organizers.
Coosa Valley Regional Services board will meet at 10 a.m. Thursday, July 17 at the main office, 3 Riverside Industrial Parkway in Rome, Georgia.
The Possum Pickin’ bluegrass concert series will be held through October on Head Avenue in Tallapoosa.
Tristan Walker, a student at Cedartown High School, was among the winners at the SkillsUSA National Leadership and Skills Conference.
Danny Williams of Atlanta has presented not only family photos to the Rockmart Museum but added African-American history.
Everyone loves a parade!
Taylor Brooke Smith of Buchanan announces the birth of a son Sutter Lane Smith. He was born on June 26, 2014.
Camp Compassion for kids will be held at 3900 Antioch Road, Cedartown, on July 19-20.
Rivers of Living Water, located at 513 Goodyear Street in Rockmart, is hosting its fifth annual “Your Best” talent show.