The Tech Corner is a weekly technology news and advice column presented each week courtesy of Ray McCrary at Ga. Computer Depot in Cedartown.
Just about everything must go from the Polk School District’s surplus inventory at the vocational buildings at Cedartown High School in an upcoming sale on March 7.
The City of Cedartown Public Works Department received a special delivery last Friday afternoon – a new TYMCO 600 Regenerative Air Sweeper. The new machine replaces the city’s old sweeper, which suffered equipment failure in the summer of 2014.
An afternoon and evening of snowfall left a blanket of white covering Polk County this morning, which is already starting to thaw out, but local offices and schools remain closed for the day.
Winter weather has come and gone in Polk County, and the snow and ice should start melting by later today as the National Weather Service calls for some sunshine and temperatures well above freezing.
Want to make a deal on Craigslist, but worried about the potential for problems? The Polk County Sheriff’s Office wants to help.
When he’s not busy putting out flames, Cedartown Fire Captain Kyle Watters passes the time on his farm, looking after a herd of 34 cows and one somewhat stubborn bull.
The City of Rockmart is set to move forward with redevelopment plans following the approval of a resoluition during their monthly meeting approving of a urban redevelopment area plan.
Rockmart High School is set to get a new principal following the end of spring break in early April as DeAnna Williams chooses to leave the school system to pursue other passions.
In response to a winter storm warning declared for 50 counties in the northern portion of Georgia tomorrow -- including Floyd and surrounding counties -- Gov. Nathan Deal this evening ordered state government offices in the affected areas to close at noon tomorrow and declared a state of emergency for disaster preparedness starting at 2 p.m. Wednesday.
The Polk County Standard Journal would like to extend its congratulations to the following new parents in the area:
Family and friends gathered at First Baptist Church in Cedartown today to celebrate the life of one of Polk County’s greatest business and political leaders.
After several months of construction, the enclosure facility at the Deaton Spring pumping station has been completed and is in operation, according to a press release from the Polk County Water Authority.
Editor’s Note: The bill has slightly changed since it’s last iteration when coming out of committee, but I still stand behind the sentiment.
At least two tax fraud cases were reported to Polk County Police as the season for filing forms with the federal and state government continues on through April.
The City of Aragon is set to make big changes in March to their spending process, but first city council members decided to change a few other items during their February meeting.
Another round of overnight winter weather has come and gone, and the National Weather Service is calling for a return of the white stuff on Wednesday.