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Would local high school students benefit from a change in state board of education policy to allow computer programming courses to satisfy core requirements — math, science or foreign language — for receiving a high school diploma? Georgia governor Nathan Deal thinks so and asked the state BOE to consider the change this week.
The Carroll County Water Authority is awarded a 10-million dollar low interest loan from the Georgia Reservoir Fund as part of the Governor’s Water Supply Program, it was announced Tuesday.
Carrollton Police arrest a second, third and fourth person relating to Sunday's shooting death of a 13-year old Carrollton boy.
A second male has been arrested for his alleged role in the shooting death of 13-year-old Nizzear Rodriguez.
A memorial fundraiser has been started online to benefit the family of 13-year old Nizzear Rodriguez. An account is alos open in the family name at Community & Southern Bank.
A Villa Rica man is said to be one of two men who went missing on a boat Sunday on West Point Lake in LaGrange. The two men made it to shore on their own Monday after a search by authorities on boat and helicopter did not locate them.
A long-awaited resource guide for senior citizens in west Georgia is now available, benefiting seniors and their families in Carroll, Heard and Haralson counties.
Georgia’s District 31 State Senator Bill Heath (R) of Bremen is part of a Georgia state senate committee hosting a hearing this week to discuss the findings of a study on school discipline strategies.
The community today mourned the loss of a 13-year old boy described as an 'outstanding student,' 'a happy, good kid,' and 'a ray of light' who was shot in his own bed at his home in Carrollton, Sunday morning.
Carrollton Police Chief Joel Richards confirms that an arrest has been made in connection with the shooting death of 13-year old Nizzear Rodrigues. Police have taken a 17-year old male into custody. We expect to be able to pass along additional information later today.
Carrollton Police continue to investigate the shooting death of a 13-year old boy early Sunday morning.
On Sunday, August 24, 2014, the Carroll County Sheriff's Office was called to a disturbance call with shots fired in Eagles Nest subdivision.
Georgia’s Third District Congressman, Lynn Westmoreland Thursday said Islamic State militant group ISIS has made it clear that their enemy is the west. And he says he thinks they are a bigger threat to the U.S. now than Al Queda was pre-9/11.
The man believed to be the only native Haralson County veteran to survive Iwo Jima shares his story with a local newspaper reporter.
Allen Nance Dedicates Scholarship Fund for First Generation College Students
Community Events
"The City of Mount Zion will receive sealed bids from interested parties for five City vehicles.
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.
Idol at the Fair will be held on Thursday, October 2nd at the VFW Fairgrounds, 1625 Bankhead Highway, Carrollton at 7 p.m. Age divisions will be 12 years to 30 & over.
The Country Bumpkin & Dixie Darlin' Pageant will be held on Saturday, September 13th at The Front Porch Event Center, 1160 Stripling Chapel Road, Carrollton. Age divisions will be 0-12 years old. Every contestant goes home with at least 2 trophies
Did you play in the band? Would you love to play again? The Carroll Community Wind Ensemble invites you to join them as they rehearse for their fall season. An adult community outreach program of the Carroll Symphony Orchestra, the CCWE is open to those w
Lisa Upchurch Moore presents "Strength, Grace & Joy" to open Friday, September 5th and continue through Friday, October 24th in the Roush Gallery of the Carrollton Cultural Arts Center. Cameron Hampton presents "Light, Color, Action
Circles of West Georgia, a new program being launched by the Community Foundation of West Georgia and St. Margaret's Community Outreach, will be introduced to representatives from local nonprofit organizations, churches and interested citizens. Two pu
A representative from the Anne Frank Center will hold docent workshops on Thursday, September 4th at 9 a.m. and 4 p.m. in the lobby of the Art Center for anyone interested in volunteering as a tour guide for the exhibition. Tour guides must be 16 years ol
The American Legion Post 143, Ladies Auxiliary and Sons of the American Legion, in Carrollton will hold a Bar-B-Que on Friday, September 5th at the Carroll County Ag Center, at the By-pass and Newnan Road from 11 a.m. - 2 p.m. Tickets are available now fr
There will be a Charity Golf Event for Amy Jennings Dollar who has stage 2 breast cancer on Friday, September 19th at Oak Mountain Championship Golf, 409 Birkdale Boulevard, Carrollton. Registration will begin at 8 a.m., Shotgun start at 10 a.m. To
If you are interested in being a sponsor or a runner in the 5K Run For The Books in Buchanan you are encouraged to contact the Buchanan Library for an application at 770-646-3369. The individual runner fee will be $20.00 and includes a t-shirt. If yo
Spotlighting Peace Education will be held on Friday, September 19th at Carrollton Cultural Arts Center, 7 - 7:30 p.m., Saturday, September 20th, 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. at UWG, and Sunday, September 21st, 8 - 8:30 a.m. at Kennedy Chapel at UWG. For more inf
The 1st Annual Greater Haralson Chamber Golf Classic will be held on Monday, October 6th at the The Lion Golf Club, 400 Tom Murphy Industrial Blvd. in Bremen. Shot Gun Start will be 11:30 a.m.
Sips 'n Strokes Painting Workshop will be for ages 21 and up and is an optimistic, creative class for folks who want to learn the basics of acrylic painting in the company of great friends and their favorite beverage. (Take your own beverage). The one
The acrylic painting workshop, landscapes and lemonade will be held on Saturday, August 30th, 1 -3 p.m. in classroom #1 at the Carrollton Cultural Arts Center, for children ages 5 to 15 and a parent or guardian. The fee will be $20.00 per child, plus $20.
The girls will learn two routines in the season and will perform them in a yearly recital in May. Classes are $40.00 per month. Classes wll meet by age division:  Age 2-5, 3:15 - 3:45,  age 6 - 9, 3:45 - 4:30 - and age 10 and up, 4:30 - 5:15
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
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
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
Church News
First United Methodist Church, Tallapoosa  will be having a Blood Drive on Thursday, September 4th from 1:30 - 6:30 p.m. in their Social Hall. To schedule an appointment, please access redcrossblood.org and enter sponsor code: tall
Oak Hill Church of God of Prophecy, 560 Morgan Road, Temple will be having their Youth Revival on Friday, August 29th, & Saturday, August 30th at 7 p.m. and Sunday, August 31st at 11 a.m. Chucky Chandler will be preaching. There will be an ice cream s
The West Georgia Church of Christ, 1310 North Park Street, Carrollton will be hosting a series of Gospel Sermons delivered by David Powell on Sunday, August 24th - Wednesday, August 27th at 7 p.m. On Sunday, the 24th  they will have Friends and Famil
Eastside Baptist Church, 42 Little New York Road, Carrollton will be having a Singing and Lunch on Sunday, September 14th at 10:30 a.m. The singers will be By Grace. Everyone invited to attend.
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,
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Race on over to Kroger, stock up on all the products you need for race day and be part of the Kroger NASCAR fan fest.  Hey it’s Michael, and Mitch Gray and we’ll be joining the excitement at the Carrollton Kroger this Saturday with a live b 92 broadcast from two to four pm. 
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