Since we were formed as a not-for-profit electric cooperative in 1936, Carroll EMC has been a source of growth and stability in West Georgia. We deliver reliable and affordable energy and we support our communities through charitable programs. Recently we announced an exciting new partnershi…
Some local residents took aim at Haralson County commissioners at their work session on Tuesday over a proposal for a referendum asking residents if they would like create the position of a county manager.
While Saturday’s crowd wasn’t as large as in years past for the Bremen Junior Woman’s Club fall festival, the Great Pumpkinfest attracted plenty of vendors and people anxious to get out and spend the day with family and friends in downtown Bremen.
In the wake of another 1% special purpose local option sales tax proposal from Carroll County — one that includes an insignificant distribution for the city of Bremen — city officials could hike the tax rates for Carroll County residents or deannex those properties.
BHS Football: BHS football traveled to Rome, Georgia, to play a difficult opponent in the Darlington Tigers. It was a back and forth affair with Bremen denying a 2-point attempt to hold on to the hard fought win 21-20. BHS football is off this week and then region play starts next Friday on …
One of my favorite trees is the persimmon tree, especially in the fall season when the leaves turn a reddish orange color and are speckled with big blotches of black. Often the trees grow in groups, forming a more or less hedge row.
The body of a Tallapoosa man was found at the side of U.S. Highway 78 on Monday between Tallapoosa and Waco, in what looks like a homocide, officials said.
At their meeting on Monday, Bremen Board of Education members approved going ahead with an application for the school system’s capital outlay funding with the Georgia Department of Education.
At their meeting on Tuesday, Haralson Board of Education members heard that the school system is still waiting for instruction about how to handle end-of-course tests as the State Board of Education mulls the issue.
Over the years I have had people complain to me about their house cat disappearing, or maybe their little pet dog was let outside one night and never returned. Thirty years ago, I would not have known what to tell them, just speculation. Now, however, I have a stock answer — coyotes.
The Mississippi River is the second-longest river on the North American continent flowing 2,023 miles. You may have crossed the Mississippi at Memphis, St. Louis or another bridge somewhere. Maybe you’ve seen the delta where it spills into the Gulf of Mexico. You even might have gone downriv…
Talking Heads’ greatest album, “Remain In Light,” was released on Oct. 8, 1980, reaching number 19 on the Billboard Album Charts in the United States. The album was added to the National Recording Registry in 2017 by the Library of Congress. It includes one of the band’s most well-recognized…
With the presidential election only about three weeks away, COVID-19 remains the primary issue in the United States, with more than 7.5 million cases and 211,000 deaths. Not only is the disease still running rampant in the country, the White House has now become a hotbed for the virus.
Simmering frustrations between UWG faculty and administration boiled over this week when some instructors issued a call for a vote of No Confidence for recently hired Dr. Brendan Kelly.