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.
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.
The Polk County Relay for Life is holding their 2015 Relay kickoff event coming up on Monday, Nov. 3 in Rockmart.
Mac’s Bakery, founded in 1958, has relocated from 102 Sycamore Grove to a 1,500 square foot building at 258 West Elm Street, Rockmart.
Ron Sitterding, a Rome consultant, has been hired to explore grant options available from the Georgia Department of Community Affairs, according to Rockmart Mayor Steve Miller.
Downtown Rockmart will once again welcome little ghosts and goblins to free Halloween fun during the Festival of Treats from 5 to 7 p.m. Friday, Oct. 31.
Planning has begun for Spooky Science Night at Eastside Elementary School, scheduled from 5 to 7 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 30.
Autumn colors are not only appearing across the landscape but in downtown store windows.
The Yellow Jackets have a new queen for 2014 after being crowned at halftime over the weekend.