It’s that time of year when tens of thousands of Georgians flock to the North Georgia Mountains to watch the changing of the colors. The big questions they ask is when will the leaves change?
The City of Aragon has adopted a millage rate, which will not require an increase in property taxes.
Cedartown High School students have spoken and picked Payton Cox as their homecoming queen for 2014.
It's going to be another beautiful day for the official start of autumn in Polk County, according to the National Weather Service.
A fire at a mobile home in Rossville took the life of a 27-year-old Rossville man on Sunday
Coroner Trey Litesey resigned last week for personal reasons, according to Polk County manager Matt Denton.
The annual gathering of Native Americans at the Bert Wood Youth Sports Complex is coming up the weekend of Oct. 11 and 12 for its 16th year.
Euharlee Valley Historical Society (EVHS) met recently at 133 Marble Street in Rockmart.
Sunny skies are in store for today and the rest of the week according to the National Weather Service.
The Bold and Beautiful Red Hatters (B&BRH) of Cedartown are hosting “walk a mile in her shoes” fundraising event on Friday, Oct. 24 in Peek Park.
Motorists continue to enjoy a discount at the pump, as gas prices fall to their lowest point since February. Nationally, the price of gas fell 6 cents in the past week, marking a seven week decline in gasoline prices.
An Aragon man remained in jail Sunday after he was arrested for multiple offenses, including attempting to enter two homes and impersonating a police officer.
Polk County Chief Jail Administrator Jerry Shellhouse was placed on administrative leave with pay Saturday, pending results of an investigation into the shooting death of a Cedartown man.
Lyndsay Bass Claroni, D.O., has joined the Floyd Primary Care Network.
Note: all students get a selection of fresh fruit, juice with breakfast, and assorted milk with each meal. Middle and High School students also have a choice of a salad bar to se-lect for their entrees for lunch.
Cedartown residents have the chance next month to be tricked and treated to an original theatrical production written, directed and starring hometown folks.
Pastor Ruby E. Griffith of Rockmart was recognized at the recent Grandmother’s Love Banquet at the Helene S. Mills Senior Multipurpose Center in Atlanta.
The business of the City of Cedartown continues to roll along following their business meeting for September with a flat millage rate, a good budget and approval for a number of different causes.
Look for the sunny skies and mild temperatures of the weekend to continue this week as the National Weather Service calls for highs in the low 80s for today and Sunday.
Signs have been posted to detour through traffic on Lake Creek Road due to culvert replacement.
Public Safety officials are getting discounts for the final day of the Polk County Fair, set to start at 3 p.m. when the gates open to the public.