Owner Sunshine Coats has taken her business – Adorable Pets Grooming – on the road.
Feeding the family this Thanksgiving will cost slightly more, but rose less over the past year than in recent holiday seasons, according to statistics.
On Oct. 24, 2014 The World Forestry Center inducted Daniel M. Dutton into its prestigious Forestry Leadership Hall. Dutton was recognized at a celebration attended by over 60 family, friends, and co-workers.
The Rockmart and Aragon Ministerial Association has an-nounced the annual Thanksgiving service will be held at 6 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 23 in the First Baptist Church in Rockmart.
A luncheon was held recently at the Rockmart plant to celebrate Miura Manufacturing America receiving SHARP recognition.
The Rockmart Historical Museum, located at 133 Marble Street downtown, will be at the center of 2014 holiday events in Rockmart.
New decorations are going up across Rockmart as preparations continue for a festive tree lighting ceremony and parade.
U.S. Department of Agriculture Floyd/Polk County Farm Service Agency (FSA) County Executive Director, Nathan T. Hice announced that Polk County has been approved for the Emergency Conservation Program (ECP).
Alvis P. Miller, Jr. of Rockmart has left a legacy of love, admiration and respect in the community he called home.
First United Methodist Church, located at 135 Church Street in downtown Rockmart, will dedicate new property near the church on Sunday, Nov. 16.
A spirit of patriotism was ignited when Joseph Pierce Suttles, WWII Marine, proclaimed, “God bless America, the land that I love,” during a Veteran’s Day program Tuesday in downtown Rockmart.
The Rockmart Farmers Market is scheduled to close for the 2014 season on Thursday, Nov. 20.
RCAC Rockmart Writers’ Round presents the first annual Songwriters’ Showcase… “UNITY!”
Fall splendor is quickly disappearing from Polk County woodlands as colder weather invades landscapes and thoughts turn to the holiday season. However, leaf peepers can still find colorful displays of autumn’s red, gold and bronze in favorite scenic locations.
Brown Wright Post 12 American Legion in Rockmart will present a Veteran’s Day program at 11 a.m. Tuesday, Nov. 11 at the Memorial Park in downtown Rockmart.
Rockmart continues to remember the sacrifices of men and women in the United States Armed Forces with special Veterans Day programs and projects.
The annual arts and crafts exhibit, “Holiday Gift Show,” will be open through Saturday, Dec. 20.
Eastside Elementary students were treated with a visit from Russell E. Andrews, Deputy Director for Investigations at the GBI last week. Their teacher, Cristi Gober, Eastside’s PEP teacher, said Andrews did a great job of explaining his job and how it relates to their unit on forensics.
A crowd of people seeking treats, not tricks, came to downtown Rockmart Halloween night to join the festivities.
(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.)
Rockmart Middle School and Rockmart High School FBLA members recently joined FBLA members from across Georgia to participate in the Fall Motivational Rally in Perry, Ga.