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Wednesday 10/22/2014
Polk students make museum visit for field trip
Posted: October 22, 2014

Third grade students in the classes of Mrs. Stacey Bennett, Mrs. Joy Hindman, Mrs. Renee Hopkins, Mrs. Anessa Mize, and Mrs. Krissy Williams at Youngs Grove Elementary School recently visited Polk County Historical Society Museum.

Rockmart in December tour will feature local homes for holidays
Posted: October 22, 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. This is the first in a series on those homes open for the tour.)

Tuesday 10/21/2014
‘Harvest for All’ drive helps give food to hungry
Posted: October 21, 2014

Many Georgians are still struggling to provide food for their families.

Monday 10/20/2014
Carla Redding to instruct classes in concepts of digital photography
Posted: October 20, 2014

You can now register for classes to introduce concepts of digital photograph.

Book Club to meet Oct. 30 for “Salem’s Lot” discussion
Updated: October 20, 2014 - 11:16 am

The Standard Journal Book Club is looking forward to a spooky selection for the October meeting, scheduled for Oct. 30 at 5:30 p.m. at Red, White and Brew in Cedartown.

Celebrate Recovery helps people gain freedom from life’s hurts, habits, hang-ups
Posted: October 20, 2014

Celebrate Recovery is a new Christ-centered, 12-step program scheduled to begin at First Baptist Church in Rockmart.

Sunday 10/19/2014
Gulledge - Kinsey engagement
Posted: October 19, 2014

Brandy Carnes an-nounces the engagement of her daughter, Taylor Brooke Gulledge, to Catlin Robert Kinsey.

Saturday 10/18/2014
Polk 4-H’ers visit Carlton’s Farm
Posted: October 18, 2014

Polk 4-H’ers recently visited Carlton’s Farm, located off U.S. Highway 113 near Rockmart.

Taylorsville Baptist Homecoming set for Oct. 19
Posted: October 18, 2014

Taylorsville Baptist Church will host its annual Homecoming service on Sunday, Oct. 19, beginning at 10:30 a.m.

Junior Service League names new officers
Posted: October 18, 2014

The Cedartown Junior Service League has named 2013-2014 officers.

Friday 10/17/2014
Rockmart Library events
Posted: October 17, 2014

Story time is held at 11 a.m. Tuesdays at the Rockmart Library, located on Piedmont Avenue.

Thursday 10/16/2014
Polk County Standard Journal Calendar of Events, Oct. 15 edition
Posted: October 16, 2014

Rockmart Business Alliance (RBA) will meet Monday, at 6 p.m. Oct. 20, 2014, at Frankie’s Italian Restaurant.

‘Alice in Nightmareland’ scaring up fun, laughter at auditorium
Posted: October 16, 2014

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.

PCHS hosts encore performance of ‘Blind Tiger’ at West Theatre
Posted: October 16, 2014

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.

Wednesday 10/15/2014
New arrivals for the Polk County Standard Journal, Oct. 15, 2014
Posted: October 15, 2014

Congratulations to the following new residents of Polk County born in September and October. 

Monday 10/13/2014
Cedartown actress to be featured in upcoming ABC series
Updated: October 13, 2014 - 4:33 pm

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.

Sunday 10/12/2014
Vietnam vet uses talent to honor Armed Forces
Posted: October 12, 2014

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 4-H’ers participate in fair; marking calendar for other fall activities
Posted: October 12, 2014

Polk County 4-H’ers worked hard at the recent Polk County Fair, according to local Extension agents.

Saturday 10/11/2014
New books and DVD’s now available at Cedartown Library
Posted: October 11, 2014

New books are now available at the Cedartown Library.

Young’s Grove School to host yard sale soon
Posted: October 11, 2014

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.

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