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Community Share Ministries holding fall bazaar

Community Share Ministries will be holding a fall bazaar this Saturday that will include fun for the whole family and a movie to cap off the night.

  • icon Posted: September 30

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Thursday 09/25/2014
Standard Journal Calendar of Events for the Sept. 27, 2014 edition
Posted: September 25, 2014

Lime Branch Baptist Church welcomes everyone to the annual Homecoming Service on Sunday, Sept. 28.

New books available at Rockmart Library
Posted: September 25, 2014

New books and movies are available at Rockmart Library, 316 North Piedmont Ave., Building 201.

Standard Journal Book Club meeting postponed, makeup date to be announced
Posted: September 25, 2014

Due to circumstances out of the editor's control - and because he hasn't quite finished the book yet - the Standard Journal Book Club meeting scheduled for 5:30 p.m. today at Red, White and Brew has been postponed. 

Monday 09/22/2014
Native American gathering coming to Bert Wood Park Oct. 11 and 12
Posted: September 22, 2014

The annual gathering of Native Americans at the Bert Wood Youth Sports Complex is coming up the weekend of Oct. 11 and 12 for its 16th year.

Euharlee Valley Historical Society members meet, plan events
Posted: September 22, 2014

Euharlee Valley Historical Society (EVHS) met recently at 133 Marble Street in Rockmart.

Red Hatters of Cedartown plan to host ‘walk a mile’ on Oct. 24
Posted: September 22, 2014

The Bold and Beautiful Red Hatters (B&BRH) of Cedartown are hosting “walk a mile in her shoes” fundraising event on Friday, Oct. 24 in Peek Park.

Sunday 09/21/2014
Claroni joins Floyd Primary Care Network office in Taylorsville
Posted: September 21, 2014

Lyndsay Bass Claroni, D.O., has joined the Floyd Primary Care Network.

Alice in Nightmareland coming to Cedartown Performing Arts Center in October
Posted: September 21, 2014

Cedartown residents have the chance next month to be tricked and treated to an original theatrical production written, directed and starring hometown folks.

Ruby E. Griffith honored at Atlanta banquet
Posted: September 21, 2014

Pastor Ruby E. Griffith of Rockmart was recognized at the recent Grandmother’s Love Banquet at the Helene S. Mills Senior Multipurpose Center in Atlanta.

Saturday 09/20/2014
Dogwood Gallery features work of artists from Polk County
Posted: September 20, 2014

The work of several members of the Art Lover’s League of Cedar Valley is on exhibit at the Dogwood Gallery in Tallapoosa.

Donors answer call to give during ARC blood drive
Posted: September 20, 2014

Billie Brown of Rockmart is a regular donor when an American Red Cross Blood Drive is held.

Friday 09/19/2014
Welcome Art Show Oct. 17; call for artists announced
Posted: September 19, 2014

Cedartown’s Art Lover’s League is seeking artist for its Welcome Art Show 2014, which will be held October 17 through November 14 in the Skellenger Gallery in the Cedartown Civic Auditorium.

Thursday 09/18/2014
Book Club to meet Sept. 25 for “Mere Christianity” discussion
Posted: September 18, 2014

The Standard Journal Book Club meeting is coming up next week at a new time and location, and will be focusing on a highly popular C.S. Lewis book “Mere Christianity.”

Possum Pickin’ finale this Saturday
Posted: September 18, 2014

The finale for the Possum Pickin’ this season will be held on Saturday, September 20 on Head Avenue in Tallapoosa, Georgia.

Area Calendar of Events for the Sept. 17, 2014 edition of the Polk County Standard Journal
Posted: September 18, 2014

A fundraiser for Operation Christmas Child will be held at Live Oak Baptist Church beginning at 5 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 20.

Marietta Street UMC to host anniversary observance
Posted: September 18, 2014

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.

Wednesday 09/17/2014
New Arrivals for the Sept. 17, 2014 edition of the Polk County Standard Journal
Posted: September 17, 2014

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.

Tuesday 09/16/2014
Welcome mat spread at local center for seniors
Posted: September 16, 2014

The welcome mat is spread at Rockmart’s Senior Center, located at 134 West Elm Street.

Monday 09/15/2014
History Column: Looking back
Posted: September 15, 2014

(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.)

Sunday 09/14/2014
Gurley, Craton family reunion set for Sept. 27
Posted: September 14, 2014

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.

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