The Georgia Department of Labor’s (GDOL) Cedartown Career Center will help McDonald’s recruit about 50 employees to work in Carroll, Douglas and Polk counties. The recruitment will be held on Wednesday, Feb. 22, from 1-5 p.m. at the McDonald’s restaurant located at 328 North Main St. in Cedartown. GDOL staffContinue Reading

Another round of rain and possible thunderstorms is expected to move through the area this evening. Scattered thunderstorms are expected late this afternoon into the overnight hours. Strong to isolated severe thunderstorms will be possible across most of north and central Georgia. There is a slightly higher chance along andContinue Reading

Neighbors, The legislative session is well underway, with our adjournment on Thursday of this week we have successfully completed 12 days of our 2017 session. The first piece of legislation we passed this year was the Amended Budget for the 2017 Fiscal Year. Each year the General Assembly passes twoContinue Reading

The Polk County Jail releases the arrest reports in the mornings during the week. Click on the link below to view the file in PDF format. Media Arrest Summary with Photos__2017-02-07_08-23-39-AM  Continue Reading