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School board picks Teems as interim superintendent

March 29, 2017 0

Long time Polk School District employee Greg Teems was chosen to fill the role of interim superintendent at a special called meeting Wednesday night. Board members voted unanimously to accept the proposed contract that included […]

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Reward offered in 2016 shooting death

March 29, 2017 0

MEDIA RELEASE Cedartown, Ga. – March 29, 2017: In an effort to assist the Cedartown Police Department with the investigation into the death of Kenneth Albert, the family of Mr. Albert is offering a reward […]

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Polk County Jail reports 3/20/17

March 20, 2017 0

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__2017-03-20_06-51-07-AM

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Polk County Jail report 3/7/17

March 7, 2017 0

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__2017-03-07_08-47-14-AM

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Polk Superintendent tenders resignation

March 2, 2017 0

In a special called meeting Thursday night, the Polk School District Board of Education unanimously accepted the resignation of Superintendent Dr. Darrell Wetherington, who had been suspended the week before amid an investigation into allegations […]

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Weather related cancellations for Wednesday

March 1, 2017 0

A Tornado Watch issued for extreme Northwest Georgia had prompted several local churches and organizations to close or cancel activities or services tonight. Schools: Cedartown High School: all after school activities have been cancelled due to […]