Wender & Roberts Pharmacy, a historic Atlanta Pharmacy brand is thrilled to be joining the community of Dallas. Curl's Pharmacy, a Dallas institution, which has been under new ownership since October of last year, will be undergoing a name change and Grand Reopening on April 8, 2016.
Carroll Electric Membership Cooperative has been awarded a 2016 Top Workplaces honor by The Atlanta Journal Constitution. The Top Workplaces lists are based solely on the results of an employee feedback.
National Public Safety Telecommunicators Week: Dallas, Ga. April 1, 2016: Each year, April is designated 911 Education Month and the second week of April is set aside to honor the men and women serving as Public Safety Telecommunicators.
Election Day Poll workers needed!! Are you judicious, intelligent and an upright citizen of the United States? Are you a resident of Paulding County, 16 years of age or older? If so...the Paulding County Elections Department needs you! FOR MORE INFORMATION, PLEASE CALL 770-443-7503
On the last night, of the 2016 legislative session, House Resolution 1093, "The Study Committee on Mental Illness", sponsored by State Rep. Kimberly Alexander (D-Hiram), passed in the Georgia General Assembly.
Chattahoochee Technical College recently sent 15 horticultural students to the 40th Annual National Collegiate Landscape Competition. An event designed to jumpstart horticultural careers for college students.
Congratulations to Tammy (Clay) Scott for winning both the International Speech Contest and also the Table Topics Contest that was held at the Department of Revenue in January. In February, she also competed in the Area Contest against other Toastmasters Clubs and won both the International Speech Contest.
To reach the 60 percent needed for the state to remain economically competitive, Georgia Highlands College has continued to aid in this ongoing effort to add 250,000 college graduates—whether they earn a one-year certificate, an associate degree or a bachelor’s—beyond current graduation levels to the state of Georgia.
MAY 24, 2016 PRIMARY ELECTION
Georgia’s electric cooperatives, including Carroll Electric Membership Cooperative, have designated April as Lineman Appreciation Month, extending what is currently a one-day national observance of National Lineman Day scheduled this year on April 11.
DriButts diapers save lives. DriButts creates and distributes eco-friendly, re-usable diapers to developing countries. Yes, it's that simple and true! DriButts has created a unique reusable diaper that works in the roughest areas of the world.
The Georgia House of Representatives recently passed House Bill 216, the Firefighter Cancer Bill, which would include cancer as a condition covered by a firefighter’s workman’s compensation in Georgia. HB 216, sponsored by State Representative Micah Gravley (R-Douglasville), passed the House by a vote of 148-19 and will now be considered by the Senate.
Carroll Electric Membership Cooperative hosted its first Future Farmers of America Day on February 23. More than 150 students from local FFA chapters at Bowdon, Central, Haralson County, Heard County, Mount Zion, and Temple High Schools attended the event to commemorate National FFA Day at the cooperative.
Paulding water customers will pay higher rates to help fund the county’s Richland Creek Reservoir project, but reap the advantages in the long term says Kelly Comstock, the project’s chief engineer.