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Churches set annual Thanksgiving service

The Rockmart and Aragon Ministerial Association has an-nounced the annual Thanksgiving service will be held at 6 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 23 in the First Baptist Church in Rockmart.

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Sunday 11/16/2014
Free Thanksgiving meal served in Rockmart on Saturday, Nov. 22
Posted: November 16, 2014

The family of Floreace Stocks and local volunteers will host a free Thanksgiving meal at 11 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 22 in the Nathan Dean Community Center in Rockmart.

Holiday light show, labor of love
Posted: November 16, 2014

An estimated 150,000 lights - Christmas colors of green, red, blue and gold - will soon twinkle a welcome to hundreds of visitors near the home of Perry Nettles, off U.S. 278 near the Fish Creek Bridge in Polk County.

Early Learning Center prepares for anniversary
Posted: November 16, 2014

Tallatoona Early Learning Center, 312 Piedmont Avenue in Rockmart, will celebrated “50 ways to say thank you” to commemorate Head Start’s golden anniversary.

Saturday 11/15/2014
Christmas Child collection sites are announced
Posted: November 15, 2014

A number of Polk County churches, individuals and groups annually participate in Operation Christmas Child.

Church sells turkeys, hams for holidays
Posted: November 15, 2014

Unbroken Covenant Church is hosting its second annual smoked hams and smoked turkeys for the holiday’s fundraiser.

Historic homes included in 2014 December tour slated in Rockmart
Posted: November 15, 2014

(Editor’s note: The 2014 Tour of Homes in Rockmart will be held from 6 to 9 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 6 and from 2 to 5 p.m. Sunday, Dec.7.)

Volunteers can help ‘Feed Polk County’ on Thanksgiving Day
Posted: November 15, 2014

Cedartown and Rockmart churches are planning “Feed Polk County 2014” on Thanksgiving Day, Nov. 27.

Friday 11/14/2014
Sole Mates complete fall class, giving local holiday performances
Posted: November 14, 2014

Eleven ladies received certificates of completion for the 8-week class. Dancers were introduced to 75 line dance steps ranging from beginner to improver level steps.

Thursday 11/13/2014
New Arrivals for the Nov. 12, 2014 edition of the Polk County Standard Journal
Posted: November 13, 2014

Angle Moore and Samuel Gober of Aragon announce the birth of a daughter Payton Elizabeth Gober. She was born on Oct. 27, 2014.

Dedication of property planned by First United Methodist
Posted: November 13, 2014

First United Methodist Church, located at 135 Church Street in downtown Rockmart, will dedicate new property near the church on Sunday, Nov. 16.

Wednesday 11/12/2014
Standard Journal Calendar of Events, Nov. 12 edition
Posted: November 12, 2014

Toy Express Christmas Concert will be held at the Rock Campground, RV and Music Park near Rockmart beginning at 3 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 22.

Tuesday 11/11/2014
Packing party for children scheduled at Live Oak
Posted: November 11, 2014

Live Oak Baptist Church in Aragon will host an “Operation Christmas Child” shoebox packing party at 6 p.m. Friday, Nov. 14.

First annual Songwriters’ Showcase presented in Rockmart on Saturday
Posted: November 11, 2014

RCAC Rockmart Writers’ Round presents the first annual Songwriters’ Showcase… “UNITY!”

Saturday 11/08/2014
Woodland splendor in November
Posted: November 08, 2014

Fall splendor is quickly disappearing from Polk County woodlands as colder weather invades landscapes and thoughts turn to the holiday season. However, leaf peepers can still find colorful displays of autumn’s red, gold and bronze in favorite scenic locations.

Thursday 11/06/2014
New arrivals for the Polk County Standard Journal, Nov. 5 edition
Posted: November 06, 2014

Megan Gable and Justin Campbell of Rockmart announce the birth of a daughter Lila Jean Campbell. She was born on Oct. 22, 2014.

Museum will be decked out for the holidays
Posted: November 06, 2014

The Rockmart Historical Museum, located at 133 Marble Street downtown, will be at the center of 2014 holiday events in Rockmart.

Extravaganza coming to Meadow Lakes Dec. 6
Posted: November 06, 2014

Community Share Ministries is holding a Christmas Extravaganza in December to help raise money for their various projects and give local families a happy holiday.

Wednesday 11/05/2014
Standard Journal Calendar of events, Nov. 5
Posted: November 05, 2014

Tallatoona CAP, Inc. has announced there is no waiting and no lines for eligible individuals receiving LIPHEAP heating assistance.

Gift show opens at RCAC Art Gallery
Posted: November 05, 2014

The annual arts and crafts exhibit, “Holiday Gift Show,” will be open through Saturday, Dec. 20.

Monday 11/03/2014
Registration begins for photo class in Rockmart
Posted: November 03, 2014

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