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Sen. Bill Heath: Week Five Legislative Update

February 13, 2018 0

By: Sen. Bill Heath (R – Bremen) We are getting closer to the halfway point as we completed our 18th legislative day on Thursday. Our legislative calendars are growing longer as committees start passing bills […]

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Main Street business damaged Monday afternoon

February 13, 2018 0

Staff Reports A driver of a van that struck the front of a local business on Monday afternoon was transported to the hospital for treatment of an underlying medical condition. According to Cedartown Police Chief […]

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Veterans Park fountain destroyed

February 13, 2018 0

Cedartown, Ga. – February 12, 2018– A large fountain located at the Cedartown Veterans Park was recently pushed off its base and overturned in an obvious act of vandalism. Cedartown Parks, Cemeteries and Recreation Director […]

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Department mourns faithful K9 servant

February 12, 2018 0

Cedartown, Ga. – February 9, 2018– Beloved retired K-9 officer Kai had to be put down Friday, Feb. 9. His 12-year-old body had been taken over by cancer. Local law enforcement officers gathered at Polk […]

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TB cases confirmed in Polk School District

February 12, 2018 0

By: Kevin Myrick (Polk County Standard Journal) The Polk School District posted a letter on school websites and their Facebook page announcing that a pair of individuals at Cedartown-area schools have been diagnosed with tuberculosis. […]