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Smith headed to UWG on cheer scholarship | Local  Northwest Georgia News

Cedartown is sending yet another scholar athlete onward to college as Lady Bulldog Grayson Smith is headed off to Carrollton in the fall to study and cheer for ...



Decision day coming for Cedartown's Pryor | Local  Northwest Georgia News

When Nick Chubb graduated from Cedartown High School in May 2014, everyone knew he was a once in a generation prospect.



UPDATE: Flooding in Cedartown area prompts early dismissal for WES students  MDJOnline.com

UPDATE: It wasn't just a neighborhood affected by flash flooding in Polk County this afternoon. Students at Westside Elementary were released slightly earlier ...



COLUMN: How I Crashed a Cedartown High School Reunion  Northwest Georgia News

I crashed a Cedartown High School reunion on Saturday night. Sort of. Here's how it went down. It was actually Neeve's high school reunion — class of 1988 ...



Variety show's 20th anniversary all about "Legacy" | Local  Northwest Georgia News

When the Cedartown High School drama department began their annual variety show, Theater Director Chris Reaves thought it was only going to be a one-time ...



Graduation coming this weekend for PSD seniors  MDJOnline.com

Commencement ceremonies are planned for this Friday night and Saturday morning as Cedartown and Rockmart's Class of 2019 celebrate their final day of ...



Nick Chubb football camp registrations underway, limited spots for Cedartown players available  Northwest Georgia News

A football camp is coming up in Cedartown, and those who want to learn from the best and see their hometown hero better register now.



Former Georgia player Nick Chubb gives back to high school alma mater with this gift  Sun Herald

Cleveland Browns rookie and former Georgia player Nick Chubb returned to his high school alma mater, Cedartown High School in Georgia, to make a special ...



School building projects right on track for 2019 finish  Northwest Georgia News

Workers are busy at the Cedartown and Rockmart High School campuses as the school year is now well underway to finish up construction projects that will ...



Smith named Cedartown Homecoming Queen for 2018 | Local  Northwest Georgia News

When the 2018 Homecoming Queen at Cedartown High School was announced, at first she registered a look of shock on her face as the realization hit her that it ...



Ladies' Night: Two queens to be crowned on Friday at Cedartown, Rockmart High Schools  Northwest Georgia News

Homecoming is this week at both Cedartown and Rockmart High Schools, and on Friday night both campuses will get a halftime show featuring this year's courts ...



Georgia’s Nick Chubb glad to finally give back to Cedartown  DawgNation

CEDARTOWN, Ga. – Nick Chubb is finally able to give back. And he's just getting started. The beloved Georgia running back, who only recently signed his first ...



Elijah Pace pursuing degree, cross country at Point University  Northwest Georgia News

One of Cedartown's stars who helped set the tone in several sports over the past years is on his way to college coming this fall with a scholarship first for.



Fire causes extensive damage to old Purks gym, deemed suspicious  Coosa Valley News

Posted by Staff Reports | Apr 26, 2019 | Polk News, Top Local News | 0 |. Fire causes extensive damage to old Purks gym, deemed suspicious. Cedartown and ...



Cedartown's Cade Smith heading to LaGrange this fall  Northwest Georgia News

Good news for a Cedartown Bulldog who wants to continue his football career: he now has a place to keep on the gridiron and not too far from home.



Mathis seals commitment with West Virginia | Local  Northwest Georgia News

Last Wednesday, Tony Mathis was signed, sealed, and delivered to continue his education and football career at the University of West Virginia. The star ...



CHS honors past leaders | Local  Northwest Georgia News

Former and current leaders in the Polk School District gathered last week to celebrate the careers of the people who have made a mark on Cedartown High ...



Giving back to the community continues tradition at Ayers-Beck tournament luncheon  MDJOnline.com

Community organizations in Cedartown and Polk County received a little bit of financial help thanks to the continued efforts of the Ayers-Beck Community ...



Local athlete sets Rockmart school records in four events in Track and Field  MDJOnline.com

Zoryan Hendricks will always be in the record books at Rockmart High School — until at least someone faster can beat him — after he took the top spot in four ...



Senior wrestling managers honored at CHS | Local  Northwest Georgia News

A trio of local seniors who work as managers for Cedartown High School's wrestling program are graduating this year. And just like the athletes, the group was ...



Alabama man charged with murder of missing Cedartown girl  Northwest Georgia News

CEDARTOWN — The DeKalb County, Alabama, sheriff said they've charged a man with murder in the death of a missing girl.



Cedartown golf team headed for state play | Local  Northwest Georgia News

The Cedartown boys golf team is headed to Columbus in the coming weeks to try and tee up a state title win after qualifying with a good run through the.



Cedartown boys play to mixed results over past week  Northwest Georgia News

Cartersville's boys basketball team avenged their early-season loss to Cedartown on Saturday evening, securing a 61-47 win over the Dawgs. For Cedartown ...



Officials celebrate the completion of the College and Career Academy campus at Cedartown High School  Northwest Georgia News

It's been a project years in the making for Polk County College and Career Academy CEO Katie Thomas.



Remembering Snipes with a STAR award | Local  Northwest Georgia News

PSD's STAR student Jackson Norris uses his choice for teacher to memorialize RHS band director David Snipes.



Polk graduation rates down amid policy changes for Class of 2018  Northwest Georgia News

State sees highest rate ever as six-year increase boosts average to 81.6 percent.



Eulalie "Lea" Converse Pickett Wilson  Northwest Georgia News

Eulalie "Lea" Converse Pickett Wilson, age 76, of Cedartown, Ga., passed away in York, Pa., on Wednesday, February 27, 2019, at home with family.



CHS golfer Evie Blackmon set to become Shorter Hawk  MDJOnline.com

Cedartown High School is sending another athlete off to play in college, this time from the Lady Bulldogs golf team.



Doyle Kelley Chaplain for the Day in State House chamber  Northwest Georgia News

State Rep. Trey Kelley (R-Cedartown) got to bring his family to the gold dome this morning with only a few days left of the session to celebrate a special ...



A big year for Bulldog fans | Local  Northwest Georgia News

The 2018 calendar year was an impressive year for Cedartown sports, however it was a year in which the Bulldogs were having to overcome a great deal of ...



Dr. Jerry Octave Weaver  Northwest Georgia News

Jerry Octave Weaver, MD, of Cedartown, Georgia, passed away January 5, 2019, at his home. He was born June 1, 1940, in Cedartown, Ga., a son of the late ...



Cedartown High School to celebrate homecoming events on Friday  Northwest Georgia News

Cedartown High School celebrates homecoming this Friday with several events, starting with a court presentation at 10:30 a.m., a pep rally at 11 a.m., a 2 p.m. ...



Texas Football: 2020 class looking toward underrated RB Kobe Pryor  Hook 'Em Headlines

Texas football could be looking to add its first three-star running back recruit, with Georgia native Kobe Pryor, since Daniel Young in 2017.



Students get help via Graduate Polk | Local  Northwest Georgia News

Every day, there are dozens of children who come to school and find there a refuge on campus from the chaos of daily life at home. It isn't a new.



Former Cedartown High School band director, area musician dies at 83  Northwest Georgia News

The former head of the Cedartown band program and longtime area musician John Casey Thomas died at the age of 83 on Tuesday following a long life filled ...



Cedartown to celebrate homecoming Friday | Local  Northwest Georgia News

Festivities are ongoing this week at Cedartown High School and wrap up on Friday night with the crowning of a queen for 2017 for the annual celebration of ...



Seniors sign on dotted line | Local  Northwest Georgia News

Jackets, Bulldogs cement commitments to colleges on National Signing Day.



Trio win at Mr. Big Dawg 2018 | Local  Northwest Georgia News

Congratulations go out to a trio of Cedartown High students named as winners during this year's Mr. Big Dawg contest held on March 28.



Graduate Polk launching this week for high school students  Northwest Georgia News

When local students come back to campus later this week, they'll have a new set of support if they find themselves in the midst of hard times in their lives.



Cedartown High senior killed in wreck on way to school  WSB Atlanta

A 17-year-old Polk County girl died in a wreck on her way to school Tuesday. Cedartown High School senior Kari Macedo died in a one-car crash along Collard ...



Obituaries from the Wednesday, January 2, 2018 edition of the Standard Journal  Northwest Georgia News

Mr. Deaton. Mr. William “Earl” Deaton, age 80 of Aragon passed away Thursday morning, December 27, 2018. Mr. Deaton was born May 25, 1938 in Floyd ...



Person of interest in custody following PSD lockdown  Northwest Georgia News

The Polk School District took a threat made to a student online seriously enough to put schools on lockdown as the month began.



Bulldogs football coach Scott Hendrix tapped to be next principal at Cedartown High School  Northwest Georgia News

Polk School District announced in an afternoon press release that they've selected a new principal at Cedartown High School when Dr. Darrell Wetherington ...



Obituaries from the Wednesday, November 14, 2018 edition of the Standard Journal  Northwest Georgia News

Mrs. Labean. Mrs. Sharon Lee Teems Labean, age 72 of Cedartown, passed away on Thursday morning, Nov. 8, 2018. Sharon was born on Sept. 14, 1946 in ...



Cedartown Homecoming this Friday  The Polk Fish Wrap

Homecoming festivities are underway this week within the halls of Cedartown High School, but the student body will get to join the rest of the community in ...



Sworn to serve and protect students | Local  Northwest Georgia News

PSD PD officers gather with Judge Linda Smith for ceremony as school year gets underway.



Obituaries from the Wednesday, November 28, 2018 edition of the Standard Journal  Northwest Georgia News

Mrs. Pound. Mrs. Sylvia Randall Pound of Rockmart passed away peacefully at her home after a prolonged illness on the morning of Thursday, Nov. 22, 2018.



PREP BASEBALL: Rome's Connor Bullard following in dad's footsteps behind the plate  Northwest Georgia News

Kevin Bullard once wore the red and black on the baseball diamond at Cedartown High School, where he played behind the plate as catcher and ended up with ...



Rivals split wins for 2019 in Polk | Local  Northwest Georgia News

The Cedartown Bulldogs baseball team used early scores and solid defense down the stretch to win Monday's rivalry game against Rockmart. In the first ...



College and Career Academy a step closer to construction start at Cedartown HS  Northwest Georgia News

The Polk Board of Education approved the final tweaks to Buckley Associates' architectural drawings for the College and Career Academy last week, meaning ...



Cedartown High School to celebrate homecoming Sept. 19  Rome News-Tribune

Cedartown High School will be celebrating their homecoming on Sept. 19 when they host Heard County, but a day of events are planned for students and fans ...



Obituaries from the Wednesday, December 26, 2018 edition of the Standard Journal  Northwest Georgia News

Mrs. Payne. Mrs. Bernice Turner Payne, age 91, of Rockmart, passed away Wednesday, Dec. 19, 2018 at her residence. She was born in Blairsville, on May 3, ...



Obituaries from the Wednesday, September 26, 2018 edition of the Standard Journal  Northwest Georgia News

Mr. Armer. Mr. Roger Eric Armer, age 44 of Taylorsville, passed away Tuesday, Sept. 18, 2018. He was born in Mattoon, Ill., on April 13, 1974, a son of Archie D.



Polk County Health Department Restaurant Scores from the Wednesday, April 24, 2019 edition  Northwest Georgia News

The following public health food inspection scores were provided by the Polk County Health Department and are available online anytime at ...



College and Career Academy ribbon cutting to feature Lt. Gov. Cagle  Northwest Georgia News

State and local officials will be gathering in the coming weeks to officially open the Polk County College and Career Academy's facility at Cedartown High School ...



Obituaries from the Wednesday, January 16, 2019 edition of the Standard Journal  Northwest Georgia News

Mrs. Johnson. Mrs. Annie Lee Johnson, age 90, of Cedartown, passed away Thursday, Jan. 10, 2019. She was born on July 1, 1928, a daughter of the late John ...



Kelley clarifies dad's devotional to State House | Georgia News  MDJOnline.com

State Representative Trey Kelley (R-Cedartown) said complaints about lines from a devotional his father Doyle Kelley made in the state house earlier in the ...



And the 2015 Cedartown High School homecoming queen is...  Northwest Georgia News

Cedartown High School spent last week celebrating Bulldog pride and topped it all off by crowning a new homecoming queen on Friday night.



Doyle Kelley announced as new head football coach for Cedartown Bulldogs  Northwest Georgia News

Doyle Kelley, who has been a constant presence for student athletes in Cedartown and Polk County for three decades, is being handed the reins of the ...



Kelley resigns as baseball coach | Local  Northwest Georgia News

Emotions were high for Cedartown fans as they heard the news, and for many tears came to their eyes. Doyle Kelley's long career as a baseball leader in Polk ...



Ga. guardsman, deputy sheriff outed for extremist posts  Atlanta Journal Constitution

A Haralson County jailer whose social media activity includes white supremacist, fascist and racist themes will keep his job, despite efforts by a leftist activist ...



Tyler Blalock sets KSU shot put school record at North Florida invitational  Northwest Georgia News

A local athlete continues to leave his mark on Kennesaw State's track and field program with a new record set over the weekend.



Obituaries from the Wednesday, September 12, 2018 edition of the Standard Journal  Northwest Georgia News

Mrs. Smith. Mrs. Jeanette Rutledge Smith, age 84 of Cedartown passed away Thursday, Sept. 6, 2018. Mrs. Smith was born June 2, 1934 in Cedartown, ...



Students start back to school this morning in Polk County  Northwest Georgia News

Officials are ready to open the doors to classrooms this morning in Polk County as the 2018-19 school year gets underway.



Update: Flooding, trees down in Cedartown area for second day with stormy weather  Northwest Georgia News

Update as of 8:30 p.m.. More flooding has been reported around the Melissa Lane area, but so far no immediate reports of widespread flooding have been ...



CHS halftime all about 'Sun, Moon and Stars'  Northwest Georgia News

Cedartown fans can look to the sky this year to learn a lot about what the Bulldogs Marching Band has got planned for their halftime show in 2018.



Haralson jailer suspended pending inquiry into alleged extremist ties  Atlanta Journal Constitution

A Haralson County corrections officer accused of being a white supremacist has been suspended with p...



Obituaries from the Wednesday, October 31, 2018 edition of the Standard Journal  Northwest Georgia News

Mr. Summerville. Mr. Johnny Lee Summerville Sr., age 68 of Cedartown, passed away on Friday, Oct. 26, 2018. Mr. Summerville was born Dec. 3, 1949 in ...



PSD honors Gowens as District Teacher of the Year  Northwest Georgia News

Being the Teacher of the Year for Polk School District is a big honor, and for 2018 the school board and fellow educators gathered at the latest work session to.



Restaurant scores from the Polk County Health Department for September and October 2018  Northwest Georgia News

The following public health food inspection scores were provided by the Polk County Health Department and are available online anytime at ...



Three UAB STEM undergraduates named Goldwater Scholars | Georgia News  MDJOnline.com

A Cedartown High School alum now working on her degree at the University of Alabama at Birmingham was given an award for her schoolwork as the academic ...



GNTC alum Ryan Fincher selected as the U.S. representative for an international welding competition in Russia  Northwest Georgia News

Georgia Northwestern Technical College (GNTC) alumnus and 2017 SkillsUSA welding national champion Ryan Fincher was chosen to be the U.S. ...



15 of Georgia’s Greatest Running Backs to Ever Play, Ranked  Fanbuzz

The Georgia Bulldogs have a long tradition of elite running backs to come through their program, but these 15 are the cream of the crop.



Graves announces winners of art competition for his northwest Georgia district  MDJOnline.com

U.S. Rep. Tom Graves, R-Ranger, recently announced the winners of the annual Congressional Art Competition for Georgia's 14th Congressional District.



Polk superintendent suspended with pay following incident with wife  Northwest Georgia News

The Polk School District Board of Education voted unanimously to approve suspending Superintendent Darrell Wetherington with pay during their special called ...



Obituaries from the Wednesday, August 15, 2018 edition of the Standard Journal  Northwest Georgia News

Mr. Ware. Mr. Matthew Bruce “M.B.” Ware, age 91, of Cedartown passed away Thursday, Aug. 9, 2018. Mr. Ware was born June 25, 1927 in Cedartown, son of ...



Lester Clark Litesey Jr.  Northwest Georgia News

Mr. Lester Clark Litesey Jr., past President & co-owner of the Lester C. Litesey Funeral Home, age 80, of Cedartown, Georgia, passed away peacefully on ...



Polk County Walk of Fame unveiled to public in Cedartown  Northwest Georgia News

CEDARTOWN — Dignitaries from near and far joined family members and onlookers Saturday to finally see what was hiding underneath the tarps at the Polk ...



School board budget increases with state raises for FY 2020  Northwest Georgia News

Tentative budget figures for FY 2020 are being considered and are increasing this year to allow for additional educator pay increases for the coming school year.



Mr. Big Dawg coming to Cedartown Performing Arts Center on Thursday, hosted by the CHS varsity cheerleading squad  Northwest Georgia News

The annual Cedartown High School Mr. Big Dawg program will be held this week on Thursday, March 5.



The Royal Treatment: Annual “Night to Shine” prom held on Feb. 8 was where volunteer Buddies build lifelong friendships  Northwest Georgia News

Volunteers and guests gathered for an unforgettable prom night experience this past Friday night, where the red carpet was rolled out for attendees at the annual ...



Students bring home FFA degrees from state convention  MDJOnline.com

Two Polk County students earned the highest award in Georgia FFA in recent days.



Obituaries from the Wednesday, July 25, 2018 edition of the Standard Journal  Northwest Georgia News

Mrs. Watson. Mrs. Elaine Lewis Watson, 50, of Cave Spring, died unexpectedly at her home Tuesday morning, July 17, 2018. Mrs. Watson was born in Rome on ...



SkillsUSA competition at GNTC determines best of NW Georgia high school specialists  Northwest Georgia News

Twenty-eight high schools from across Northwest Georgia competed in the SkillsUSA Region 1 Qualifying Competition hosted by Georgia Northwestern ...



Elaine Lewis Watson | Obits/Death Notices | northwestgeorgianews.com  Northwest Georgia News

Mrs. Elaine Lewis Watson, 50, of Cave Spring, died unexpectedly at her home Tuesday morning, July 17, 2018. Mrs. Watson was born in Rome, Georgia on ...



Reminder: Cedartown homecoming parade starts at 4:30 pm  The Polk Fish Wrap

Cedartown High School's homecoming festivities wrap up tonight with the crowning of the king and queen, but there's a whole day of events scheduled to get ...



Second Baptist Cedartown calls Justin Carter as pastor  Northwest Georgia News

Rev. Justin Carter has accepted the position of senior pastor at the Second Baptist Church of Cedartown.



Graduation rates: Floyd County Schools at 93 percent, Rome at 90 percent  Northwest Georgia News

Each high school in Rome and Floyd County posted 2018 graduation rates in the 90s, joining 72 other school systems in the state to do so last school year, ...



Obituaries from the Wednesday, June 13, 2018 edition of the Standard Journal  Northwest Georgia News

Ms. Reeves. Ms. Rena Stewart Reeves, age 84, of Cedartown, passed away on Thursday morning, June 7, 2018. She was born on May 29, 1934 in Cave Spring ...



Polk County Board of Education to hear more public comments on superintendent search tonight  Northwest Georgia News

The Polk County Board of Education is seeking local residents to come out once again and take part in a public comment session to allow everyone who wishes ...



Back where he began: Foster takes on role with city  Northwest Georgia News

J.P. Foster's life has taken him many places. Atlanta, Calhoun, Canton, South America, Northern Virginia -- but he'll be the first to say that his home is always ...



Obituaries from the Wednesday, April 11, 2018 edition of the Polk County Standard Journal  Northwest Georgia News

Mr. Streetman. Mr. Terry Lee Streetman, 43, of Rockmart, passed away on April 6, 2018, at his home in Lilburn from a hard fought battle with cancer. He was a ...



Obituaries from the Wednesday, September 5, 2018 edition of the Standard Journal  Northwest Georgia News

Mrs. Cain. Mrs. Jeanette Cain, age 83, of Cedartown, passed away on Thursday afternoon, Aug. 30, 2018 following an extended illness. Mrs. Cain was born on ...



Cedartown wrestling holds banquet | Local  Northwest Georgia News

The Cedartown High School Wrestling Team takes over the Fun Wheels Skating Center last week to hold their team banquet for the year and celebrate senior ...



High school cafeteria shut down after roaches found in food  Atlanta Journal Constitution

The cafeteria of a Georgia high school has been quarantined after students found roaches in the food.



Board of Education approves creation of PSD PD | Local  Northwest Georgia News

When local resident Shemetrice Matthews came before the Polk County Board of Education during their June meeting, she had nothing but praise for how the ...



Ayers celebrates birthday with friends and family  The Polk Fish Wrap

True to the reputation for graciousness that precedes him, Howard “Doc” Ayers couldn't have been kinder when this reporter called him in the middle of the ...



Obituaries from the Wednesday, March 21, 2018 edition of the Standard Journal  Northwest Georgia News

Mrs. Pendergraft. Mrs. Jewell Lee Pendergraft, age 92, of Rockmart passed away Thursday, March 15, 2018 at her residence following several years of declining ...



Cedartown Police Department welcomes new officer  Northwest Georgia News

The Cedartown Police Department welcomed the addition of a new officer to the force this week.



Bulldogs standout heading to 'UPike' | Local  Northwest Georgia News

A lot of accolades have been lauded upon Trevon Wofford during the 2017 season, and for good reason.



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