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 […]
As part of its commitment to provide competitive, career-focused academic programs, the University of West Georgia plans to introduce a new master’s degree in integrative health and wellness in 2023. Recently approved by the University System of Georgia’s Board of Regents and announced as part of National Mental Health Awareness Month, this unique graduate-level program […]
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 […]
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.
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 […]
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 […]