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ARC blood drive at Victory

An American Red Cross Community (ARC) Blood Drive will be held from 2 to 7 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 10 at Victory Baptist Church.

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Monday 01/26/2015
Ensley: Taking care of azaleas
Posted: January 26, 2015

Why are the leaves on my azaleas yellow? Azaleas can turn yellow in response to deficiencies of iron or nitrogen. How do you know the difference?

People discovering many local activities at Art Center
Posted: January 26, 2015

Everyone in the Polk County area is now “Discovering the ART in RockmART”.

Friday 01/23/2015
5 individuals arrested after windows shot out of several store fronts in Downtown Cedartown
Updated: January 23, 2015 - 12:17 am

CEDARTOWN — Five young Polk County adults were in jail without bond Thursday, accused of shooting out the window of a moving vehicle and causing thousands of dollars worth of damage to businesses in downtown Cedartown.

Thursday 01/22/2015
Polk’s 2015 Relay for Life on May 2
Posted: January 22, 2015

Celebrate. Remember. Fight back.

Polk 4-H’ers prepare for Project Achievement
Posted: January 22, 2015

​​Polk County 4-H’ers are busy getting ready for one of their biggest events of the year, Project Achievement!

New Arrivals for the Polk County Standard Journal, Jan. 21, 2015 edition
Updated: January 22, 2015 - 12:08 pm

Brook Nicole Young-blood and Dustin Michael Smith of Cedartown announce the birth of a daughter Paisleigh Skye Smith.

Wednesday 01/21/2015
Standard Journal Calendar of Events, Jan. 21, 2014
Posted: January 21, 2015

A planning meeting for Cedartown High School’s graduating class of 1965 will be held at 6 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 10 at Polk Memory Gardens.

Lorene’s Angels raising funds; spaghetti dinner in Rockmart
Updated: January 21, 2015 - 2:41 pm

A benefit spaghetti dinner is planned at Frankie’s Restaurant in Rockmart from 5 to 8 p.m. Monday, Jan. 26.

Donors answer call to give in memory of Alvis Miller
Posted: January 21, 2015

Doris Scott, coordinator, describes the public’s response to the American Red Cross Community Blood Drive in Rockmart as “tremendous”.

Tuesday 01/20/2015
Nancy Feek keeps healthy with square dancing
Posted: January 20, 2015

Nancy Feek, Rockmart, believes square dancing is like drinking from the mythical fountain of youth.

Friday 01/16/2015
New exhibit opens at Rockmart Art Gallery
Posted: January 16, 2015

Sea Life exhibit opens for viewing

Youth Working Together holds local rally
Posted: January 16, 2015

Several January events in Cedartown are hosted by Youth Working Together for a “Speedy” Awareness (YWTSA), Inc.

Thursday 01/15/2015
Musical hosted by Rockmart groups
Posted: January 15, 2015

Community Concern Citizens Outreach, Inc. of Polk County in Rockmart (4C’s Outreach) has announced plans for the Martin Luther Jr. weekend celebration of 2015.

Story Time at Rockmart Library
Posted: January 15, 2015

A group of children gathered in Rockmart Library, 316 North Piedmont Avenue, for “Yummy in My Tummy” or “Food Story Time” at 11 a.m. Tuesday.

Beta students attend convention
Posted: January 15, 2015

Eastside Elementary Jr. Beta club attended the Macon Convention Center in November. Students competed in various competitions against other Beta’s from Georgia.

Looking Back: Cedartown native becomes famous
Posted: January 15, 2015

Editor’s Note: Content is drawn from varied sources, including the files of Polk County Historical Society. File Photo: The Cedartown Standard. Looking Back is part of a weekly series on the people and places that make up the history of Polk County.

Standard Journal New Arrivals, Jan. 14, 2015 edition
Posted: January 15, 2015

Samantha Perry and Jacob Perry of Cedartown announce the birth of a son Kenneth Jacob (KJ) Perry. He was born Jan. 1, 2015.

Center at Worldview ‘great place for children’
Posted: January 15, 2015

No sounds are heard as a visitor walks down the hallway of the Child Care Learning Center at Worldview Baptist Church, 500 College Drive, Cedartown.

Wednesday 01/14/2015
Benefit spaghetti dinner on Jan 26; funds go to 2015 Polk Relay for Life
Posted: January 14, 2015

A benefit spaghetti dinner is planned at Frankie’s Restaurant in Rockmart from 5 to 8 p.m. Monday, Jan. 26.

Standard Journal Calendar of Events, Jan. 14, 2015 edition
Posted: January 14, 2015

Rockmart Business Alliance (RBA) will meet at 6 p.m. Monday, Jan. 19, in at Frankie’s Italian Restaurant in Rockmart.

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