Joannie Yarbrough said she can remember her first day on the job in 1994 like it was yesterday. It was 22 years ago, she said, when she walked into Georgia Highlands College (then called Floyd College) and started working in her first position.
The Paulding County High School Patriot Band Is looking for Alumni. Our goal is to inspire, strengthen community ties and maintain support!
Georgia Highlands College has announced students named to the 2015 fall President’s List and Dean’s List. To achieve President’s List status, students must earn a 4.0 grade point average and attain a minimum of nine semester hours of credit. To make Dean’s List, students must complete a minimum of nine semester hours and achieve at least a 3.5 average.
One way to beat the Winter Blues this time of year is to begin a new hobby. Among the many activities that the Paulding Co. Senior/Community Center offers is a weekly art class with instructor Jackie Hill. The class meets on Wednesday mornings from 9:30-11:00 AM at 54 Industrial Way.
On December 16, 2015 at approximately 11:54 am Detectives with the Criminal Investigations Division of the Paulding County Sheriff’s Office responded to 229 Campground School Road Dallas, GA 30157 in reference to a follow up investigation on a burglary that had previously occurred at another location.
Burnt Hickory Elementary School held their 6th Annual Jog-A-Thon on October 8th and 9th, 2015. The Jog-A-Thon funds raised are used to purchase instructional materials that go directly back into the classrooms. BHES is excited to announce their top 3 fundraisers.
Military Advanced Education & Transition (MAE&T) has awarded Georgia Highlands College the designation of a Top School in its 2016 MAE&T Guide to Colleges & Universities, measuring best practices in military and veteran education. The Guide presents results of a questionnaire of the military-supportive policies enacted at more than 600 institutions, including private, public, for-profit, not-for-profit, four-year, and two-year colleges.
Earlier this month, Detective Lenny Carr was recognized by the Georgia Bureau of Investigation (GBI) for his exemplary service to keeping our children safe from online predators.
Hiram’s Mayor-elect Teresa Philyaw and Post 1 councilman-elect Frank Moran were sworn on December 31. Both Moran and Philyaw feel that completing infrastructure projects in Hiram's downtown district is of central importance.
Madison Hayes has been selected to represent The University of Georgia by volunteering in South Africa this summer with International Student Volunteers (ISV), an educational volunteer travel organization. And, is seeking your help, so that a difference abroad this summer.
Christmas Gift and Holiday Family Food Boxes Project held this December 17 thru 20, 2015, with the goal of creating a joyous holiday season for the less fortunate in our local schools and community. Thanks to your generous sponsorship, we were able to bring joy to over 65 local children and 25 families during the Christmas season.
Paulding County, GA - On 12/22/15 a female complainant called 911 and stated that several male subjects and a female came to rob the occupants of the Villa Rica Highway residence. A female complainant stated that the males and the female were armed with rifles and that they were holding the residents hostage.
Former commissioner Roger Leggett joins former Post 1 commissioner David Carmichael in seeking the Republican nomination for commission chairman in the May 2016 primary election.
Paulding Board of Directors and staff of Court Appointed Special Advocates (CASA) hosted their yearly award ceremony on December 6, to recognize CASA volunteers that advocated for more than 250 abused and neglected children.