The finale for the Possum Pickin’ this season will be held on Saturday, September 20 on Head Avenue in Tallapoosa, Georgia.
The City of Cedartown is planning a surplus auction for Sept. 27 with a variety of items up for sale, from Darth Vader to the utility sink.
Look for another day of sunshine and warm temperatures in Polk County, according to the National Weather Service.
The Cedartown United Fund (CUF), established in 1960, is an independent agency serving the Cedartown area.
The Polk County Fair continues tonight, and those patrons who bring their church bulletins can get a discount at the gates.
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 Georgia Emergency Management Agency’s Ready Georgia campaign and Polk County Emergency are encouraging residents to take simple, but important, preparedness steps in observance of National Preparedness Month this September.
Ron Sitterding, a Rome consultant, has been hired to explore grant options available from the Georgia Department of Community Affairs, according to Rockmart Mayor Steve Miller.
Look for another nice day in Polk County as clear skies are expected for the day, and for the next few days according to the National Weather Service forecast.
The Polk County Board of Commissioners has amended several of its ordinances, including emergency management and response powers.
Cedartown’s Fall Festival is right around the corner, with the annual Shriner’s Parade and a dog show as part of the festivities this year.
Akins Printing Company, 128 South Marble Street in Rockmart, has extensive damage due to the impact of a runaway vehicle in a recent accident.
Georgia Northwestern Technical College (GNTC) is giving away free GED® practice tests from September 22 to October 3 to all current or potential students who come into one of the local Adult Education Learning Centers in GNTC’s nine county service area.
Law enforcement agencies say that an investigation involving two local convenience stores over the illegal use of gaming machines has been classified as ongoing.
The Polk County Health Department will begin offering flu immunizations by appointment in mid-October at both the Cedartown and Rockmart locations during regular business hours.
Rockmart city council members have approved an ad valorem rate of 8.989, the same as last year.
The welcome mat is spread at Rockmart’s Senior Center, located at 134 West Elm Street.
Van Wert Elementary educators have something to be excited about after the state named the school one of dozens in the state who have the highest progress for 2014.
The Cedartown Humane Society will be holding their quarterly meeting to discuss updates on summer programs, fundraising and volunteer opportunities for the rest of the year.
Intergovernmental agreement approved between city and Polk County for 911 facility in basement