The man that allegedly tried to rob a local business earlier in the month is now in the Polk County Jail, following his release from the hospital. According to previous reports, on January 2, 2018, 29-year-old Charles Matthew Bridges, wearing a ski mask, walked into Rudy Wood’s Appliance and HomeContinue Reading

WRGA Jury selection began Monday morning in the murder trial of Corey Gardhigh. The Cedartown man is charged with the beating death of 43-year old Paul Grady on South Central Avenue in Lindale in January of 2017. According to previous reports, Floyd County Police Department responded to what was initiallyContinue Reading

Churches: First Baptist Church (Cedartown) – The offices will be closed today.Also, all Wednesday night activities have been canceled due to inclement weather. Stay safe & stay warm! Cedartown First United Methodist Church – Due to inclement weather, the church office is closed and all activities for tonight have been canceled. Stay safeContinue Reading

Georgia Northwestern Technical College will be closing all campus locations at 12 p.m. on Tuesday, January 16, due to inclement weather.  All classes and activities after 12 p.m. will be canceled.   Amber Jordan-Director of Marketing and PR-706-295-6768 Georgia Department of Public Health Northwest Health District Health Departments in Bartow, Floyd,Continue Reading

WRGA A Muscadine, Alabama man has been indicted by a Floyd County Grand Jury on vehicular homicide charges in connection with a wreck that claimed the life of a Cedartown man back in June. According to previous reports, a dump truck driven by Jesse Adam Ridgeway crossed the center lineContinue Reading