Kennesaw State University recently welcomed its newest class of graduates. Nearly 3,400 students earned bachelor’s, master’s or doctoral degrees for the Spring 2020 semester.

Cedartown Second Baptist Church announced that McQuade Dillard was voted in Sunday as its associate pastor of discipleship. He will work directly with students and children in addition to overseeing the overall discipleship process within the church.

Georgia Northwestern Technical College is proud to announce the students on the President’s and Dean’s Lists for the 2020 spring semester. To be eligible for the President’s List, the student must maintain a GPA of 3.8 or higher during the semester with a course load of at least 12 credit hours.

JACKSONVILLE, AL -- JSU named nearly 900 students to the President’s and Deans’ Lists for their outstanding academic performance during the Spring 2020 semester, including:

Editor’s note: The Standard Journal got a bit behind on publication of recent birth announcements in weeks past due to space concerns, but they return this week with normal publication ahead. These are combined from week’s past and we congratulate these parents in the Standard Journal reading area.

Congratulations go out to a local couple celebrating a milestone year in their marriage this coming week. On Thursday, April 23, Mr. William “Ed” Burnley and Mrs. Peggy Mann Burnley will have been married for 65 years. The couple were wed in 1955, and have been longtime residents of the Anti…

The Rockmart Library is offering locals a chance to learn the ins and outs of the Silhouette Cameo machine with their upcoming class on Tuesday, January 14 from 5 through 7 p.m. Those interested in learning to apply vinyl to glass or using the machine for other creative tasks are urged to stop by.

With nearly 40 different works from over 30 different artists available to see and purchase, the Cedartown Performing Arts Center has made dreams come true with their new “Winter Dreams” art gallery.