Editor's Note: due to the elections on Nov. 4, organizers have moved the Relay for Life Kickoff event to the Rockmart Church of Christ at 201 Slate St., Rockmart, on Nov. 3. The festivities will still start at 6 p.m.
A stabbing call led Gordon County authorities Tuesday night to discover an alleged marijuana growing operation.
Cedartown performers took to the stage over the weekend in the only performance of “Alice in Nightmareland,” a scary musical interpretation of the classic “Alice in Wonderland.”
A construction worker Wednesday was seriously injured when he fell 60 feet from a bridge overpass. He was inside an excavator during the fall, according to police scanner traffic
The Glory Community Food Pantry invites you to participate in a free food distribution.
Whitney Blake Purvis and Weston Lewis Gosa of Rome announce the birth of a son River Blake Gosa. He was born on Oct. 14, 2014.
Taylorsville Baptist Church will host fall revival services October 26 – 29.
One of America’s greatest presidents, Franklin D. Roosevelt, said to us during some of our darkest hours that “we have nothing to fear but fear itself.”
“Good morning, may I help you,” said a smiling Anna Wright, receptionist at Mary Miller State Farm Insurance Agency in Rockmart.
Third grade students in the classes of Mrs. Stacey Bennett, Mrs. Joy Hindman, Mrs. Renee Hopkins, Mrs. Anessa Mize, and Mrs. Krissy Williams at Youngs Grove Elementary School recently visited Polk County Historical Society Museum.
(Editor’s note: The 2014 Tour of Homes in Rockmart will be held from 6 to 9 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 6 and from 2 to 5 p.m. Sunday, Dec.7. This is the first in a series on those homes open for the tour.)
Classrooms at Tallatoona Early Learning Center, 312 South Piedmont Avenue in Rockmart, are filled with happy voices as children are taught a comprehensive curriculum.
Expect another day of blue skies and sunshine, with a high in the mid 60s for Polk County today, according to the National Weather Service.
Two years ago, Sicily Kolbeck, 12, of Marietta designed a 128-square-foot house as part of a school project that she planned to work on with her dad.
The Throttle Jockies of Cedartown are gathering this Friday for their monthly cruise-in, but expect it to have a spooky feel to it.
A celebration took place in Cedartown this weekend to welcome customers to the managers and staff of Rick Zoerb Ford as they conducted a grand opening day over the weekend.
The Cedartown City Commission is moving forward with Polk County to put the new 911 center into Polk Medical Center once the hospital moves.
Clarification: The script used for a Judgement House being hosted this week by a Polk County church was written by the national organization of Judgment House Inc., based in Clearwater, Fla. It is a 20-year-old script and has been used by the church for their yearly event for 19 years. It was not written based on local events.
An equipment sales company can pick up its front-end loader from a Cedartown woman’s property after a judge issued his order on Tuesday stating the equipment belongs to the company.