Polk County will not be eligible for federal funds due to the Feb. 10-14 winter storm.
Euharlee Police Chief Terry Harget received minor injuries this morning after being struck by a car while he was directing traffic on foot, according to the Georgia State Patrol.
Mayor Pro-Temp Buddy Bagley said the city will hold a special election to fill the Adairsville's vacant mayor post on May 20, in conjunction with the statewide primary election.
Cleve Hartley has announced his intention to seek election to the Polk County Board of Commissioners.
The City of Cedartown rolled out a new website design this week. Accessible by logging on to www.cedartowngeorgia.gov, the website’s aim is to be a user-friendly source of information for current residents and visitors.
Rain showers are expected in today's forecast, along with cooler temperatures and a dip down below freezing later tonight, according to the National Weather Service.
Two days after authorities said she allegedly killed a convenience store clerk just outside of Dalton, Skyy Raven-Marie Mims was arrested in Bartow County and booked into the Whitfield County jail where she is being held without bond.
Customer service is the name of the game for Buddy and Sheena Jenkins, operators of Buddy’s Used Furniture located at 1136 East Avenue.
The Georgia House of Representatives passed two bills last week that could push positive change on counties across the state, and State Rep. Trey Kelley is looking forward to how they will impact Polk County projects.
ATLANTA -- With just three weeks to go in open enrollment, U.S. Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius came to Atlanta on Monday with a simple message about the health insurance exchange: “It’s not too late to enroll.’’
A tag reader attached to a Cedartown patrol car has already proven valuable, according to police.
Georgia's First Lady Sandra Deal was traveling through Northwest Georgia this morning and stopped by Young's Grove Elementary School to read to students as one of many stops on the kickoff tour for Read Across Georgia.
The Georgia Department of Transportation are working this week on guardrails along State Route 120 in Haralson County and State Route 6 in Polk County.
Local officials are meeting today with Port of Savannah authorities in their continuing efforts to push for the 411 Connector.
Floyd Medical Center EMS - if requested - will soon be radio dispatched from Polk’s 911 Center instead of information given over a telephone.
In one photograph, the alleged murder suspect stares confidently at the camera. Perfectly applied makeup. Pink lipstick. Earrings dangling.
Another day of sunshine and warm temperatures is in store for Polk County, but it'll be coming to an end by later tonight as rain moves back into the area for Wednesday, according to the National Weather Service.
Rails to trails proponents in Georgia are consulting their legal experts in the wake of a ruling by the U.S. Supreme Court Monday in a Wyoming case.
A caretaker told police someone ordered items online in the name of the West Avenue woman under her care.
Warmer weather is in store for the first part of this week, but expect rain and cooler temperatures by Wednesday according to the National Weather Service.
The Optimist Club of Cedartown will be able to donate $4,100 this year to local youth organizations thanks to funds raised during this year’s Ham and Egg breakfast.