Polk County Newswire (Page 5)

Polk County Newswire (Page 5)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Polk County, GA. (Page 5)

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  1. New era of Bowdon softballRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 18, 2016 | Times Georgian

    Treasure Shaw is one of the arms in the circle Bowdon will rely on this season. With plenty of unknowns, Shaw and teammates Macy Bearden and Rachel McLain expect to give the Red Devilettes a boost inside the circle.


  2. Mr. William Harold JonesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 18, 2016 | Griffin Daily News

    Mr. Jones was born in Cedartown, Georgia on September 1, 1938 to Hoyt and Agnes Jones.


  3. Drug Task Force raids nets marijuana, two arrests from Polk County grow operationRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 18, 2016 | Rome News

    Two people were arrested late last week following months of investigations into two plots of marijuana being tended in in the northwest corner of Polk County near Cedartown.


  4. Six Bulldogs included on preseason All-SEC teamsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 18, 2016 | WSB-TV

    Six Georgia football players have been voted onto the Preseason Media Days All-Southeastern Conference teams, according to a league announcement. Junior tailback Nick Chubb and junior offensive lineman Greg Pyke were on included on the First Team Offense while junior center Brandon Kublanow was named to the Second Team.


  5. County announces intention to set millage rate for 2016 at August meetingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 15, 2016 | The Camden Chronicle

    The Polk County Board of Commissioners today announces its intention to adopting a millage rate for 2016, during its Regular Business Meeting on August 2, 2016. The tentative proposed rate of 11.061 mills, the same rate as in 2015, would increase the property taxes it will levy this year by 0.19 percentages over the rollback millage rate of 11.040 mills.


  6. New arrivals from the July 13, 2016 edition of the Standard JournalRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 13, 2016 | The Gadsden County Times

    Espadi Garcia of Cedartown announces the birth of twin sons Matteo Garcia and Maximiliano Garcia. The infants were born on June 21, 2016.


  7. Shoppers fill baskets with visit to Rockmart Farmers Market; recipes availableRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 13, 2016 | Rome News

    Local shoppers continue to find a variety of fresh vegetables at the Rockmart Farmers Market, which is open from 2 to 6 p.m. Thursdays.


  8. Ensley: Saving water in times of droughtRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 12, 2016 | Calhoun Times

    Polk County Ex-tension Office is located at 20 N. Main Street, Cedartown. Phone 770-749-2142 or email [email protected] Drip watering systems are tremendous for home hardeners.


  9. Rockmart marathon signups announcedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 12, 2016 | Rome News

    ... Participants are invited to stay and enjoy the small-town charm and hospitality of the town of Rockmart and Polk County. The event will offer a half marathon as well as a full marathon with course time limits of five hours and seven hours, ...


  10. Standard Journal Area Calendar of Events from the July 13, 2016 editionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 12, 2016 | Rome News

    ... least 2 weeks before the event to appear in the Standard Journal on time. The Rockmart Business Alliance (RBA), Polk County Rotary Club and others are sponsoring a Volunteer Cleanup Day from 7 to 11 a.m. Saturday, July 16. The group will clean up ...


  11. Polk 4-H members chosen for Ambassador trainingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 12, 2016 | Rome News

    ... for their district in during the next year. For more information on your local 4-H program, contact the Polk county Extension Office at 770-749-2142 or email at [email protected] . Offices are located at 20 North Main Street in Cedartown. Polk 4-H ...


  12. Georgia RBs Chubb, Michel still iffy for openerRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 12, 2016 | ESPN

    New Georgia Bulldogs coach Kirby Smart anticipated not having one of his star running backs at the start of preseason camp. Smart, who was speaking at his first SEC Media Days as Georgia's head coach on Tuesday, said star tailbacks Nick Chubb and Sony Michel will be limited when the Bulldogs begin full-contact drills in preseason camp next month.


  13. HILDERBRAND, Doris SmithRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 9, 2016 | MDJonline.com

    Mrs. Doris Smith Hilderbrand, age 77, of Rockmart, GA passed away Thursday, July 7, 2016 in a Rome medical center.


  14. Three's company in Region 5-AAAARead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 8, 2016 | Times Georgian

    Emily Williams will help lead Central into a new region and classification for the 2016 season. The Lady Lions will compete in Region 5-AAAA with familiar foe Cedartown, while the Class AAAAA state champion Chapel Hill moves down a classification.


  15. Rockmart to host 2nd annual Alumni Basketball gameRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 7, 2016 | Catoosa County News

    Rockmart High School is hoping to get alumni back into the gym for an upcoming game between current and former players.


  16. Former Powder Springs Mayor Brad Hulsey shares impetus behind personal new bookRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 6, 2016 | MDJonline.com

    ... Commerce. Additionally, I have held several other appointed and volunteer positions in Cobb County, as well as Polk County. "60 Cents - Secrets And Tales In A Small Town" can be purchased on the book's website, www.60cents.net . All books ordered ...


  17. Death Notices - July 7, 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 6, 2016 | Griffin Daily News

    Davis Professional Funeral Services is in charge. Ms. Barbara H. Hosely , 58, of 1064 W. College St. Ext., Griffin, passed Tuesday, July 5, 2016 at Spalding Regional Hospital.


  18. Vendors needed for 2016 Riverwalk FestivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 6, 2016 | Calhoun Times

    Early planning has begun for Rockmart's second annual River-walk Festival on the Euharlee, which is scheduled from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 15, 2016.


  19. Red, white and blue fun at July block partyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 6, 2016 | Rome News

    Live music, plenty of family fun and a patriotic theme took over downtown Rockmart for their July block party this past weekend. 5 comments

  20. Mr. Amos SurrettRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 5, 2016 | Griffin Daily News

    Mr. Surrett was born in Polk County, Georgia on November 29, 1934. He is preceded in death by his parents, Arthur and Nora Bell Folsom Surrett; granddaughter Wendy Dowda; great grandchildren, Braelyn and Brooklyn Kennedy; sister, Ruth Surrett Morris; brother, Robert Surrett.