Local News
Effective immediately:  GLASS is no longer accepted in the Single Stream Curbside Recycling Collection in the City of Carrollton.
Better employment figures and increases in housing numbers recently suggest that the west Georgia region is continuing an economic recovery, according to a report released this week by the Center For Business & Economic Research at University of West Georgia.
A pedestrian who was struck by a vehicle while walking alongside Bankhead Highway near Ferrell Drive Wednesday evening is in the intensive care unit at Atlanta hospital.
Carrollton High School senior, Katy Duncan has been named a semifinalist in the 2015 U.S. Presidential Scholars Program, one of the highest honors for high school students.
It’s time to break out your tuxedos and cowboy boots for West Georgia Technical College’s most anticipated fundraiser, Black Tie & Boots, with Tracy Lawrence as this year’s performer at the August 8th concert.
A new 'spray & splash' water park in Villa Rica that city officials hoped would be open this year will likely not be up and running until the summer of 2016.
Carrollton-based food distributor Walker's Foods hoped to clear up any public misconceptions regarding their recall of pork with sauce products, when a company official spoke with WLBB Radio Tuesday.
Buchanan City Council will need more time to decide who will serve the remaining term of a vacated city council seat.
Buchanan City Council is expected to appoint a qualified Buchanan resident to serve the remaining term of a vacated city council seat this evening.
The Carroll County Board of Education Monday adopted a tentative budget for the Carroll County school system's FY 2016.
Carroll County Sheriff Terry Langley said Thursday that his deputies’ salaries need to be more competitive with other nearby jurisdictions, or he fears his office will see an increase in deputies leaving for higher paying jobs.
Just to show you how competitive college football recruiting is these days... a 13-year old seventh grader from Carrollton was reportedly offered a Division-1 football scholarship this week.
Community Events
3rd Annual SHOOTING FOR A CURE To Benefit the CYSTIC FIBROSIS FOUNDATION Sat, June 6 in Douglasville from 8am to 4pm
The City of Villa Rica will be having Comedy Night at the Mill amphitheater and Thomas A. Dorsey Stage on Saturday, May 23rd from 8 -10 p.m. and it will be absolutely free. Enjoy three professional comedians as they bring family-friendly humor to the Thom
Bowdon Main Street Sunny Days Concert will be held on Thursday, May 21 at Watts Park in Bowdon from 5:30 - 7:00 p.m.with Mike Watson. Take a blanket or lawn chair and enjoy great music and picnic in the park.
The Institute of the Imagination will open for a special Toy Story 3 Preview Party before the AMP plays the movie on Thursday, May 21st from 6-9 p.m. Admission to the Preview Party will be $5.00 and guests will make a Toy Story craft, meet a character fro
The Haralson County Veterans Meeting will be held on Thursday, May 21st, 6 p.m. at Helton-Howland Park in Tallapoosa. They have information to share concerning the Vets On The Hilltrip to Washington.
There will be a Benefit Night for Firefighter Cris McBrayer who is battling Colorectal Cancer at Chick-fil-a, 1316 South Hwy. 27, Carrollton on Thursday, May 28th from 5 - 8 p.m. Chick-fil-a of Carrollton will be donating 15% of sales to Firefighter Cris
Center Baptist Church, Felton Rockmart Road will be having their 30th Annual Memorial Service on Monday, May 25th at 12 noon at Sgt. Ray McKibben's grave site. The ladies will serve refreshments. For more information call 770-646-3782.
The Teen Summer Reading Program at Neva Lomason library includes LARPing sponsored by Dreamland Costumes and Specialties, an evening of gaming, arts and crafts, and books. Registration will begin on Monday, May 25th for teens ages eleven to seventeen. Joi
As of July 1, 2014, all persons born on or after January 1, 1998 that operate any motorized vessel on the waters of the state must have completed a boat education course approved by the department prior to such operation. There will be a Georgia Boating S
The Community Confidence Report for Drinking Water is now available for the City of Waco. For more information or to view this report visit Waco City Hall at 185 Atlantic Avenue, Waco, GA 30182 or call 770-537-3314
Everyone has a story! Readers will explore all things pertaining to heroes at this year's library Summer Reading Program. The 2015 Summer Reading Program is open to everyone, toddler to adult. Registration will be at their "Super Saturday" c
Villa Rica will be having their Spring Flushing Program to improve water quality and test fire hydrants on Monday, May 18th. For more information call 770-459-7000.
Tallatoona Head Start of Haralson County is taking applications for the 2015-2016 school year. Child must be 3 years old by September 1, 2015. The following items will be needed:  child's birth certificate, updated shot record (Form 3231), proof
Open Hands United Christian Ministry will be open every Tuesday and Thursday from 2:00 - 4:00 for food and every other Wednesday from 2:00 - 4:00 for financial assistance.
There will be a Car Cruise in Bremen every 2nd Saturday of the month downtown Bremen at 4 p.m. through October. Everyone welcome to attend. For more information call Tommy Smith at 770-294-8625.
Carroll County 4-H will go to the Rome Braves Game on Friday, June 5th from 4-10:30 p.m. Wear your red, white or blue to support the team. Please take money to buy dinner at the stadium as well as any other snacks or souvenirs that you may want. The cost
Carroll County 4-H will go to the World of Coke and Skyview Ferris Wheel on Thursday, June 4th from 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. Taste Coke recipes from around the world and learn about the history of America's favorite soft drink. Please take a minimum of $10.00
Carroll County 4-H will be going to Medieval Times on Wednesday, June 3rd from 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. Cheer on your favorite knights in shining armor and enjoy some delicious food. They will have a ice cream sundae party when they return to the Ag Center. Please
Join the Carroll County 4-H on Monday, June 1st from 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. at the Ag Center as they cook their lunch and dessert for the day. After lunch they will head to the Midtown Waterpark in Carrollton and enjoy some fun in the sun. Please take a swimsuit
On Tuesday, June 2nd the Carroll County 4-H will go to Zoo Atlanta from 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. to hang out with the monkey's. Take a packed lunch, sunscreen and money for snacks or souvenirs at the zoo. The cost will be $15.00.
Church News
Bremen First Presbyterian Church, 104 Lakeview Drive, Bremen will be having a Yard sale, bake sale items, hotdogs, and cold drinks on Saturday, June 6th from 8 a.m. - 1 p.m. Proceeds will support a birthing center in a remote area of Guatemala where the m
Corinth Baptist Church, 43 Rockmart Road, Bremen will be having their Vacation Bible School, "Journey Off The Map" on Sunday, May 31st - Thursday, June 4th from 6:30 - 8:30 p.m. Classes for all ages. Pre-register or more information call 770-646
Westview Baptist Church, 1910 Highway 78 west, Tallapoos will be having their Vacation Bible School, "Journey Off The Map" on Sunday, May 24th - Thursday, May 28th from 6 - 8 p.m. For more information call 770-658-4975.
Apostolic Tabernacle of the Living God, 1976 North Highway 113, Temple will be having a Revival on Friday, May 22nd & Saturday, May 23rd at 7 p.m. The Evangelist will be Johnny Russell. Everyone welcome to attend.
Tallapoosa Church of Christ, 261 Georgia Highway 120, Tallapoosa will be having a church singing on Friday, May 29th from 7-9 p.m. Refreshments after the singing. For more information call 770-574-2885.
Corner Stone Baptist Church will be having their Kick off for Vacation Bible School on Saturday, May 30th at the Waco City Park from 4-6 p.m. They will have hotdogs, fun and Vacation Bible School registration. Their Vacation Bible School, "Journey Of
Mt. Paran Baptist Church, county road 40, Fruithurst will be having their Vacation Bible School on Sunday, May 31st from 6 - 8 p.m. and Monday, June 1st - Thursday, June 4th from 7 -9 p.m. The theme will be Blast to the Past. Classes for all ages, music,
Center Baptist Church, Felton Rockmart Road will be having their 30th Annual Memorial Service on Monday, May 25th at 12 noon at Sgt. Ray McKibben's grave site. The ladies will serve refreshments. For more information call 770-646-3782.
Bremen First Baptist Church, 331 Pacific Avenue, Bremen will be having One Worship on Sunday, May 31st at 6 p.m. The speaker will be Rev. Curtis Pixler. All churches in the West Georgia area are invited to attend.
Covenant Life Church of God, 103 Atlantic Avenue, Bremen will be having Celebrate Recovery every Monday night. Dinner will be at 6 p.m., service at 7 p.m. Dessert following the meeting, child care provided.
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Join B92 Country Saturday May 23rd from Noon until 3:00 PM at West Georgia Flea Market as it holds the 1st Bikes N Bargains Event!
Wake up and smell the barbeque! Join B92 Country as head out to Kroger Saturday May 30th from 2 PM until 4 PM for a celebration of flavors from around the country.
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