Zachmeyer Named UWG’s Mentor Teacher Of The Year

CARROLLTON, GA — Carrollton Elementary School teacher Jennifer Zachmeyer was named the University of West Georgia Mentor Teacher of the Year. Zachmeyer was recognized at an awards ceremony and received a check from the university which will help fund items for her classroom. Pictured from left are Cindy Saxon, director of field experiences at the […]

Lawson Receives Full Ride To Bard College

CARROLLTON, GA — Carrollton High School senior Carladrian Lawson is the recipient of the 2021 Atlanta Bard College Posse Scholar Award. The scholarship is a four-year, full-tuition, leadership award. Seated with Carladrian are her parents, Carlita Wallace and Adrian Lawson; and grandmother, Bobbie Wallace. Standing from left are Sally Ingui, CHS career center specialist; James […]

Van Valen Receives Full Ride To Emory University

CARROLLTON, GA — Carrollton High School senior John Van Valen is the recipient of the Emory University Grant. The scholarship is a full-tuition award. Seated with John are his parents, Gary and Carola Van Valen; and brother Joseph Nicolas. Standing from left are Krystal Kendall, CHS assistant principal; and Sally Ingui, CHS career center specialist.

Five CHS Students Graduate From Project Search Program

CARROLLTON, GA — Five Carrollton High School students graduated from the Project SEARCH program last week. A Project SEARCH Internship example is when a student works on the University of West Georgia campus in order to learn skills and gain work experience. Pictured from left are Kayla Hendrix, Raine Skinner, Jadakiss Blake, Cam Carter, Rodney […]

May 24th Elections Wrap-up

The Tallapoosa Judicial Circuit will be ruled by a new judge in 2023 as Cedartown attorney Andrew B. Roper defeated Chief Judge Meng H. Lim on Tuesday. Roper has served as a Polk Magistrate Court Judge since 2013. Roper collected more thann59-percent of the close to 14-thousand votes cast in Haralson and Polk counties. Meng […]