Gas prices are look to have stabilized for the moment in Northwest Georgia, sticking just below the $2 mark in some areas, and hovering around the $1.80 mark in others.
The latest Standard Journal Pets of the Week are looking for forever homes today as they wait for adoption at the Polk County Animal Control facility.
The Polk County Board of Commissioners has voiced support of a signage plan presented by Karen Nissen and April Welch, Chamber of Commerce Imaging and Marketing Committee.
Sunshine is in store for today, but don't look for the warm weather we had in Polk County yesterday. The National Weather Service is calling for a high only in the upper 40s.
CARTERSVILLE – Black ice is possible Friday morning in the highest elevations of Northwest Georgia.
Lights & More 101 is now open for business at 3205 Rome Highway near Aragon, according to Jennifer Goodwill, owner.
An American Red Cross Community (ARC) Blood Drive will be held from 2 to 7 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 10 at Victory Baptist Church.
The Floyd County Emergency Management Agency (EMA) supports the Georgia Emergency Management Agency (GEMA) and the National Weather Service in observing February 2-6, as Severe Weather Awareness Week. Encouraging families to learn emergency preparedness and response procedures for all types of severe weather events is the goal of the observance with a daily focus on these topics:
Heather Hindmon and Phillip Hindmon of Rome announce the birth of a son Tanner James Hindmon. He was born on Jan. 17, 2015.
Here are the prices of the lowest regular unleaded for cities in our area according to Gasbuddy.com:
County officials consider relocation of Polk’s 911 system as an important issue for 2015.
A common problem in downtown Cedartown (I’ll admit I haven’t seen this as often in Rockmart, but surely it must be a problem everywhere) is bicycles on the sidewalks.
Mayor Ken Suffridge has announced the following changes, effective immediately, in staff positions in the City of Aragon.
Microsoft fighting a federal search warrant
Expect a cloudy day in Polk County today, but sunshine is just right around the corner according to the National Weather Service.
Sometimes God makes you wait, according to Tommy Pope, pastor of Unbroken Covenant Cathedral in Cedartown.
A planning meeting for Cedartown High School’s graduating class of 1965 will be held at 6 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 10 at Polk Memory Gardens.
Mandatory body cameras on police officers will solve some problems, but could cause a new set of issues, according to local law enforcement.
A proposed new digital zoning map has been developed for property in unincorporated Polk County, according to Manager Matt Denton.
Gordon County law enforcement officials are still gathering and processing evidence in the theft of a significant amount of money from the city of Ranger.
Todd Queen, Rockmart Fire Chief, has been elected chairman of the Local Emergency Planning Committee (LEPC).