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August Explosion Ruled Accidental

April 10, 2012 0

The August Explosion that killed two Polk County men has been ruled accidental. The explosion in a workshop on the 100 block of Youngs Farm Road killed Jems Thomas Sharp (resident), age 33 and 18 […]

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Gas Line Ruptured On Park St.

March 19, 2012 0

The Cedartown City Fire & Police Departments along with the Atlanta Gas Light Company were dispatched to Park Street shortly after 4PM this afternoon. This was in response to call to Polk County 911 placed […]

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House Bill 617 Summary

March 13, 2012 0

A BILL to be entitled an Act to provide for a homestead exemption from Polk County school district ad valorem taxes for educational purposes in an amount that will increase in certain years when the […]

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House Bill 616 Summary

March 13, 2012 0

A BILL to be entitled an Act to provide a homestead exemption from Polk County school district ad valorem taxes for educational purposes in the amount of $30,000.00 of the assessed value of the homestead […]

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PSD Filling District 6 Vacancy

February 27, 2012 0

The Polk County Board of Education will be accepting letters of interest or resumes for the purpose of selecting a qualified individual to fill the unexpired term of Crystal Sproull, District 6, until a successor […]

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Fire destroys Esom Hill home

September 23, 2009 Andrew Carter 0

An Esom Hill home was completely destroyed by flames early Tuesday morning, according to Polk County Fire Department officials. The home, located at 485 Brewster Field Road, was a total loss and an investigation is […]

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Fire severely damages Piedmont Hwy. home

September 2, 2009 Andrew Carter 0

Flames inflicted serious damage to a home Tuesday afternoon on Piedmont Highway according to Polk County Fire Department officials. Fire units responded after they were issued an alert around 2 p.m. Tuesday. According to reports, […]

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Arsonist at work in Piedmont area?

August 18, 2009 Andrew Carter 0

The Piedmont Police Department is currently investigating several suspicious fires within the department’s jurisdiction. According to department representatives, most of the fires have occurred at vacant dwellings within a centralized area of the city and […]

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