Updated 5/31/17 – 1:03 pm Cedartown Police Chief Jamie Newsome says the 17 year old shooting victim is in stable condition and awake in the hospital. Previously posted: Cedartown Police are continuing to investigate a shooting that occurred on South College Street Tuesday evening. According to Cedartown Police Chief Jamie Newsome,Continue Reading

By: Kevin Myrick (Polk County Standard Journal) The shooting of an Aragon man in March by a Georgia State Patrolman during a traffic stop remains in the hands of the Tallapoosa Circuit District Attorney, who said he expects to make a decision early this summer. District Attorney Jack Browning saidContinue Reading

After a mainly dry week, the chance of showers and thunderstorms will begin to increase into the weekend. Today, the National Weather Service is calling for just a 20% chance of showers and thunderstorms. However, those storms could be strong or possibly severe in places. The best chance of stormsContinue Reading