Three Central High School Students Selected for Georgia All-State Chorus

(Thursday, November 17, 2022, Carrollton, Georgia). Three (3) Central High School students have been selected to participate in the Georgia Music Educators Association (GMEA) Georgia All-State Chorus. The performance marks the 5th time senior Olivia Vande Kerkhoff has been selected and is the first time for both Sydney Mount (9th) and Michele Presley (10th). The…

West Georgia Technical College receives grant to strengthen employer partnerships with local businesses and connect learners with opportunity

This two year grant from the Strada Education Network Employer Community College Partnership Challenge will expand a proven partnership that connects learners to education and in-demand employment opportunities and strengthens local economies. LAGRANGE, GEORGIA, November 17, 2022 – Today, Strada Education Network selected West Georgia Technical College to receive a grant through Strada’s Employer and…

Community Foundation of West Georgia Issues $324,600 to 31 Local Nonprofit Organizations

A total of 31 nonprofit organizations in Carroll, Haralson and Heard counties received $324,600 today from the Community Foundation of West Georgia’s Community Impact Fund and Innovation Grant programs. “The Community Impact Fund is unrestricted in its power to unleash the potential of all kinds of agencies, causes and area of interest here in our…

BPD arrest couple linked to multiple brazen, in- plain-sight, thefts

#BremenGA Police on Wednesday arrested a Rockmart couple they believe have been responsible for stealing many high-dollar items from numerous department stores in west and northwest Georgia over the last month.    “These two have been walking into stores like Wal-Marts and simply walking back out with large televisions they did not pay for,” Bremen…