(UPDATED) List of cancellations/ schedule changes/ road closings

Below is a list of cancellations, delays, and adjustments made by local schools, businesses and other organizations… We have also shared the Carrollton city streets that remain closed starting the day Friday. WEST GEORGIA TECHNICAL COLLEGE will be closed Friday, October 30 due to widespread power outages in our service area – including two of our…

Hurricane Zeta Causes Multi-Day Restoration

Carrollton, GA—Tropical storm-force winds from Hurricane Zeta tore through Carroll Electric Membership Cooperative’s seven-county service territory before daybreak Thursday leaving more than 26,000 Members without power. With saturated grounds and wind gusts exceeding 60 mph, the cooperative’s infrastructure suffered extensive damage including broken poles and downed lines. According to Carroll EMC Chief Operating Officer, Jerome…

A Day to Give West: UWG raises $1M for annual giving campaign

 The University of West Georgia recently concluded its annual A Day to Give West – known as A Day – campaign, notching more than $1 million in gifts to support the university’s annual fund. The $1,000,496 raised will support scholarships, enhancements to campus, laboratory equipment, recreational activities, and other initiatives and programs. The final amount…