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.
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.
The work of several members of the Art Lover’s League of Cedar Valley is on exhibit at the Dogwood Gallery in Tallapoosa.
Billie Brown of Rockmart is a regular donor when an American Red Cross Blood Drive is held.
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.
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.”
The finale for the Possum Pickin’ this season will be held on Saturday, September 20 on Head Avenue in Tallapoosa, Georgia.
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.)
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.