Hiram mayoral candidate Teresa Philyaw and Post 3 candidates Jeff Cole and Jerry Duncan share concerns about over-extending the use of the city reserves. Prior to Hiram City council’s regular session on October 6, public hearings were held on setting the 2015-16
16th Annual “Battle of Paulding” In Memory of Coach Ken Phillips was played on Friday, October 2nd with PCHS hosting EPHS. East Paulding High School was given the revolving “Battle” trophy on October 2nd. This is the 2nd year for the “Battle” game.
GreyStone Power Corporation employees were saddened to hear of the passing of Board Director Charles Rutland, who served GreyStone members for nearly 60 years, both as Director and employee. He represented GreyStone members in District 3, which includes Douglas and Paulding counties.
Paulding County MGEVs have talents and resources that are critical to a successful outreach program. They help homeowners by making research-based recommendations to solve and prevent gardening problems. They help protect our environment and encourage a sense of community through gardening projects. MGEVs also develop communication, management and leadership skills through their outreach programming.
Bryson’s Bunch- Fundraiser for Starry Night Atlanta (8.5K) at Chick-Fil-A Hiram on Thursday, October 15, 5:00-8:00pm Bryson Elzey of Dallas is only seven years old, but he’s already got the heart of a warrior. At the age of eight months old, on August 31, 2008, Bryson spent a long night in two emergency rooms where a CT scan
On a beautiful day during Paulding County Schools Fall Break, Paulding County area residents came out to Sara Babb Park to clean up, as part of the continuing statewide campaign to clean and preserve over 70,000 miles of Georgia’s rivers and streams. The effort was part of Rivers Alive, a joint program of the Environmental Protection Division’s Outreach Education Programs and the Department of Community Affairs’ Keep Georgia Beautiful Program.
The WellStar Pharmacy Network recently opened the WellStar Paulding Hospital Pharmacy to allow patients a more convenient option to receive treatments and pick up prescriptions all in one place. The WellStar Paulding Hospital Pharmacy is a full retail pharmacy available to the community and patients.
Last month the National Association of Natural Resource Extension Professionals recognized a team of Paulding County employees and a Master Gardener Extension Volunteers with the Silver Award for outstanding performance in the Television category for their work to produce “The Blair Twig Project.”
The Paulding County Senior 4-H Forestry Judging team placed 3rd at the State 4-H Forestry Judging Competition on Saturday, September 26th at Rock Eagle 4-H Center in Eatonton, Ga.
With a major focus on safety, GreyStone Power has invited Safe Kids Worldwide to its Annual Meeting of Members. The event will be held on Saturday, Oct. 10, from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. at GreyStone's headquarters in Douglasville, located at 4040 Bankhead Highway.
Paulding’s November municipal elections have set-up in sharp contrast to one another. In Dallas longtime Incumbent Dallas Mayor Boyd Austin and three council members will sail through the upcoming election unopposed. While in Hiram the mayor and council have begun a process to replace their city manager and additionally have four races to be decided in November.
Hiram Mayor Doris Devey met with the English as a Second Language students at the Adult Education Center on the third floor of the Old Court House in Dallas to sign a Proclamation declaring September 8, 2014, as International Literacy Day in Hiram.
The Paulding County 4-H Forestry Judging team competed at the Northwest District Forestry Judging Competition in Rockdale County on September 8, 2015. The team consisted of Junior and Senior 4-H’ers who spent 12 weeks preparing for the competition.
Hiram City council held a special called meeting earlier this week to consider the replacement of current City Manager Robbie Rokovitz. Rokovitz, who announced earlier this month, will step down on the 25th of this month. The council’s meeting agenda was to consider both the process for choosing an interim manager and for an executive session.