(ATLANTA) – The Georgia State Patrol (GSP) and the Motor Carrier Compliance Division (MCCD) encourage motorists to exercise safe driving habits during the Christmas and New Year’s holiday travel periods.  In an effort to reduce the number of crashes on Georgia roadways, State troopers and MCCD officers will be on highContinue Reading

MEDIA RELEASE A Polk County Grand Jury has indicted Ralph William Dover, III a/k/a Ryan Dover on charges of Felony Hit and Run, and Reckless Conduct, and Othel Doyle Kelley III, a/k/a Trey Kelley, on the charge of Reckless Conduct. The charges stem from the September 11, 2019 incident involvingContinue Reading

From Polk Today: The Polk School District will be returning to distance learning – with elementary students getting packets to take home, and middle and high school students utilizing virtual classrooms – due to a lack of substitute teachers available to take over classrooms for teachers under quarantine. Superintendent LaurieContinue Reading

MEDIA RELEASE: For the third consecutive year, Polk Medical Center has been named a Top Rural Hospital nationally by The Leapfrog Group, a national watchdog organization widely acknowledged as the toughest standard-setters for health care safety and quality. Announced today, the Leapfrog Top Hospital award is widely acknowledged as oneContinue Reading