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The Haralson Paulding Drug Task Force has announced the details surrounding the arrest of twelve individuals as a result of undercover drug buys and the execution of search warrants.
Carroll County government is putting together a zoning classification advisory panel to define exactly what type of businesses should be permitted in the Buffalo Creek Technology Park.
The 8-million dollar, 115-acre park officially opened on the Highway 166 bypass between Hay's Mill Road and Maple Street a little more than two years ago.
Both local congressmen, Lynn Westmoreland and Tom Graves voted for and the U.S. House passed HR 676 Wednesday, a resolution to authorize the speaker of the house to take legal action against President Obama...
Lt. Gov. Casey Cagle has appointed Sen. Mike Dugan (R- Carrolton) to serve on the Georgia Code of Military Justice Senate Study Committee. Over the next several months, this study committee will review whether changes to the Georgia Code of Military Justice will benefit the Georgia National Guard.
The Moral Monday: Jailed for Justice Tour comes to Carrollton the first of August 2014. The Carroll County NAACP will be hosting the event at the University of West Georgia campus at the Z6 on August 1 at 6:00 pm.
Both Villa Rica and Carrollton rank in the top 50 ‘safest cities’ in the state of Georgia according to a poll released by real estate brokers Movoto.com.
The 2nd Annual Carroll County School Safety Summit sponsored by Carroll County Sheriff Terry Langley will be held on July 31, 2014 from 8:00a.m. to 12:00p.m. at the Carroll County Agriculture Education Center, 900 Newnan Road, Carrollton, GA 30117.
Visitors to this weekend’s Founder’s Day celebration in Bowdon will be encouraged to visit the city’s museum Saturday afternoon.
Georgia Department of Transportation crews continue repairing the deteriorating edges of pavement on State Route 1 in Carroll County and State Route 1 Business in Haralson County this week.
With less than a week left before the start of a five-week August recess, Georgia’s third district congressman Lynn Westmoreland insists that U.S. House republicans will address the country’s border crisis.
The Atlanta Business Chronicle reporting this week on what it calls a turf battle between Atlanta-based Georgia Power and Carrollton-based Carroll EMC over which utility has the right to provide electricity to a client in the EMC’s service area.
A Bremen man is recovering in a hospital in California after he claims he was shot in the foot while trying to break up a fight.
also named to ‘100 Best Hospitals for Patient Engagement’ List
Carroll County Chamber of Commerce President/CEO Daniel Jackson was named a Georgia Certified Chamber Executive at the recent GACCE Executive Leadership Conference held at Lake Lanier Islands Legacy Lodge.
On July 22, 2014, Attorney Meng H. Lim made history by winning the contested seat for Superior Court Judge of Tallapoosa Circuit in the Georgia Primary run-off elections.
Community Events
Stepping into the future will hold free seminars with online job opportunities at Lavender Recreational Center at Carrollton Parks and Recreational Cultural Arts every 1st Tuesday of the Month from 10am until noon.
The Carroll County Recreation Department Gymnastics is a year round program. They are proud to offer gymnastic classes for boys and girls ages walking through eighteen years old.
The regular monthly meeting of the Roopville Archives and Historical Society will be on Tuesay, August 5th, 7 p.m., at the Roop House located at 140 S Old Highway 27, Roopville. For more information or directions contact Barry Huff at 404-210-7062.
The 2nd Annual Tallapoosa Masonic Lodge #126 Motorcycle Charity Ride will be held on Saturday, August 16th, Rain or shine. They will begin at the Masonic Lodge, Highway 78 East Tallapoosa and end at El Tapatio's Mexican Restaurant in Temple. Registrat
The 2nd Annual Carroll County School Safety Summit sponsored by Carroll County Sheriff Terry Langley will be held on Thursday, July 31st from 8 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. at the Carroll County Agriculture-Education Center, 900 Newnan Road, Carrollton. This event
Ephesus Library has new T-shirts that are sure to be a hit with library lovers. For a $10.00 donation you can receive one of these shirts. They are gray with a beautiful drawing of the library, drawn by local artist Annice Sorrells. They have adult s
Ephesus Public Library will have presentations by two authors and journalist, Frye Gaillard and Rheta Grimsley Johnson on Tuesday, August 19th at 6 p.m. Gaillard wrote the acclaimed book Watermelon Wine: Remembering the Golden Years of Country Music,
There will be a benefit for the University of West Georgia Annual Fund on Thursday, July 31st 7 p.m., at Heritage Park in Bowdon. They will have an evening of food, music and fun. The speaker will be Sidney Bennett. In case of inclement weather event will
The online courses wll be held on Thursday, August 21st & Thursday, November 13th  from 6 - 8 p.m., They will have their  traditional classroom course on Tuesday, September 16th & Thursday, September 18th, & Tuesday, October 7th
Schedule and Business Days at Temple High School are scheduled by grade levels so that students may go to the high school to review their schedules, request schedule changes if needed, purchase lockers, parking passes and year books. Providence Elementar
The Upper Cane Creek and Fruithurst Volunteer Fire Departments are hosting the 1st Annual Memorial Firefighter 5k and Kids Fun Run on Saturday, September 13th, 9 a.m. at Coleman Lake Campground. Proceeds from the event will go to support the Fruithurst Vo
With the start of school, students and parents have the opportunity to meet teachers and learn more about the upcoming year during open house events held at all Carrollton City Schools on the following evenings CES - Wednesday, August 6th: Grades PK-1
Carroll EMC will accept applications for Bright Ideas grants through September 15th. Public school teachers may apply for grants of up to $1000 for educational projects in the classroom. Applications are available at carrollemc.com.
There will be a leisurely, two and a half hour ride through scenic West GA benefitting HOPE Center the communal home and transition program for homeless men in West Georgia. The ride will be held on Saturday, September 27th. Check in and coffee: 8 a.m., k
No Longer Bound, Waco School Road, Waco will be having a Mobile Food Pantry on Saturday, August 2nd. Registration will be at 9 a.m. and food passed out at 11 a.m.
Ra-lin and Associates, Inc. Community Blood Drive will be held on Tuesday, July 29th from 2 - 7 p.m. at 101 Parkwood Circle off of Highway 27 in Carrollton. Hosted by Businesses on Parkwood Circle and Friends. Presenting donors will be entered into a draw
The Community Foundation is now accepting grant applications for the Community Impact grant program. Deadline for the grants will be Friday, August 1st. Local nonprofit organizations in Carroll, Haralson, and Heard county are encouraged to apply online, w
Each year the City of Bowdon takes time to celebrate its past, recognize the present, and look forward to its future. Please join them on Friday, August 1st & Saturday, August 2nd for this year's Founders Day activities. For more information go to
Life Jacket Safety, the 100-foot law, minimum age limits for boat operators and boating under the influence. These are just a few examples of topics taught in a boater education course. Beginning July first, all potential vessel operators born on or after
Think you are fast enough to put on a stowed life jacket when a boating accident happens? Not likely. Drowning is the reported cause of death in more than three-fourths of boating accident fatalities nationwide, with eighty-eight percent of victims not we
Church News
Pleasant Hill Baptist Church, 1530 Jacksonville Road, Tallapoosa will be having their Homecoming on Sunday, August 10th at 10:30 a.m.  Lunch will be served after the preaching hour. Scarlet Wool will be singing in the afternoon. Everyone welcome
Pleasant Hill Baptist Church, 1530 Jacksonville Road, Tallapoosa will be having their Revival on Monday, August 4th - Friday, August 8th at 7 p.m. They will have special singing by local choirs each night. The Evangelist will be Brother Tim Wautelet Every
Old Veal School, 2753 Old Columbus Road, Roopville will be having a singing on Saturday, August 9th at 7 p.m. and the kitchen will open at 6 p.m. The singers will be Glory Bound Quartet & No Greater Love. Never a door charge. Good Fellowship, fresh fo
Calvary Baptist Church, 312 Atlantic Avenue, Bremen will be having their Homecoming on Sunday, August 10th at 10:30 a.m. The singers will be Nikki Shaw and children and the speaker will be Brother JC Stevens. Everyone welcome to attend.
Calvary Baptist Church, 312 Atlantic Avenue, Bremen will be having a Community Free Food Truck on Thursday, August 7th from 10 a.m. - noon. You must register to receive food. Do not line up before 8:30 a.m.
Berachah Baptist Church, 2043 Highway 113 north, Temple will be having their Salute to America, on Monday, September 8th - Wednesday, September 10th at 7 p.m. The speakers wil be Brother Bud Stiltner on Monday, Brother Stinnett Ballew on Tuesday,
Utopia Baptist Church, Villa Rica will be having their Revival on Monday, July 28th - Wednesday, July 30th at 7:30 p.m. The Evangelist will be Brother Randy Clarke. Everyone welcome to attend. For more information call 770-361-1220.
Waco Church of Christ, 125 Clayton Drive, Waco will be having a clothing & misc items giveaway on Saturday, August 2nd from 8 a.m. - 12 noon. For directions call 770-537-6151.
Pleasant Grove Baptist Church, at the corner of Blackwelder Road and Highway 5 near Tyus will be having their Revival on Monday, August 11th - Wednesday, August 13th at 7:30 p.m. with Preacher Gary Stewart. They will have special singers each night. Every
Highland Baptist Church, 1541 Highway 78 west, in Tallapoosa will be having their Homecoming on Sunday, August 10th at 10 a.m. Debra Perry and Jaidyn's Call will provide the music. Everyone welcome to attend.
Mt. Paran Baptist Church, county road 40, Fruithurst will be having their Revival on Monday, July 28th - Friday, August 1st at 7:30 p.m. Georgia time. The Evangelist will be Kenny Gray. Everyone invited.
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Join B92 Country this Friday August 1st as we help Bowdon celebrate Founder’s Day with our live broadcast at Bowdon’s Healthmart Pharmacy We will be kicking it off again this year with hotdogs, and soft drinks. Make sure you check out the great deals storewide during their three day sale, Plus, all week you can enter to win gift cards from local businesses.  
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