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Georgia city manager killed in crash involving log truck, GSP says
A West Georgia city manager has died after officials say he was involved in a car crash.
2 arrested after chase involving stolen Polaris Ranger in Haralson County
HARALSON COUNTY, Ga. - During a proactive patrol operation on Feb. 19, Sgt. Trenton Benson from the Haralson County Sheriff's Office Crime Suppression Unit spotted a Polaris Ranger side by side with no taillights on Winters Road. Sgt. Benson attempted a routine traffic stop, but the Ranger accelerated, prompting a pursuit.
Weather alert issued for gusty showers in East Central Alabama until 3:45 a.m. Friday
A weather alert was issued by the National Weather Service on Friday at 3:01 a.m. for gusty showers until 3:45 a.m. for Cleburne, Talladega, Clay, Randolph, Chilton, Coosa, Tallapoosa, Chambers and Elmore counties. Residents can expect wind gusts of up to 40 mph. "At 3:01 a.m., Doppler radar tracked gusty...
Monthly Activity Report from the Piedmont Police Department – January of 2024
The City of Piedmont Police Department lists their activity for the public to view. Within this report are some abbreviations that may not be known to everyone. F.T.A – Failure to Appear, someone did not go to a court date and a judge has issued a warrant for their arrest. F.T.P. – Failure to Pay, someone has been required to pay – court fees, victim reimbursement, fines, or a number of any other mandatory fees but has not complied and a judge has issued a warrant. Piedmont Police Officers responded to 261 Calls for Service. 96 of those Calls for Service resulted in a report being filed. Conducted 645 Officer Initiated contacts, 32 Motor Assists, and 226 Extra Patrols.
Wildland fire burns 70 acres of land, threatens over 10 homes in Haralson County, fire officials say
HCFD said they were able to save 12 homes and a church from the blaze.
Trucker killed in Cleburne County crash
A Talladega man died in a wreck on U.S. 78 in Cleburne County Monday morning. The Alabama Law Enforcement Agency (ALEA) says 63-year-old Roy E. Baggett was driving a 2008 Sterline tractor-trailer that overturned and hit a bridge railing. Baggett died at the scene. The wreck happened at approximately 9:45...
Woman accused of stealing $50K from elderly patients, Buchanan police say
BUCHANAN, Ga. (Atlanta News First) - A 28-year-old woman is accused of stealing more than $50,000 from patients she managed at a hospital, according to Buchanan police. Police said Johnna Hannah managed patients’ accounts at the Countryside Health Center. According to police, Buchanan used her position to steal money from patients.
Bremen Man Charged With Elder Abuse, Identity Theft in Haralson County Investigation
A Bremen man, aged 62, is behind bars following accusations of elder abuse and theft, as confirmed by the Haralson County Sheriff's Office. Kenneth Wayne Kimball has been slammed with charges including exploitation of an elder person, identity theft, and financial transaction card fraud after a family member's complaint sparked an investigation.
Woman accused of stealing from elderly patients
Johnna Hanna, 28, faces nearly 80 counts of elderly abuse and fraud. Buchanan police say she stole more than $50,000 from accounts she managed at Countryside Healthcare.
Today the gas price is close to $2.99 in Muscadine as of 2024-02-22. Find the available station near you.
Photo from Unsplash and unrelated to the city. For most people, it is a constant necessity of life to manage gas prices. The national average price for a gallon of regular-grade gas on Thursday is $3.270, a week ago the price is $3.278 , according to AAA.
Savor the Flavor: Top 3 Must-Visit Mexican Restaurants in Cedartown
In this article, we explore three delightful Mexican restaurants in Cedartown. Have you had the chance to dine at any of these establishments yet? If so, we'd love to hear your thoughts. Please leave your comments below:
VOTE 2024: Early voting tallies for March primary steadily increasing
Polk County’s voting tallies continue to climb ahead of the Presidential Preference Primary that is coming up on March 12. As of the end of business on March 21, the total number of voters who have cast a ballot in the primary sits at 219 total cast in Cedartown, and 111 ballots cast in Rockmart. […] The post VOTE 2024: Early voting tallies for March primary steadily increasing appeared first on Polk Today.
Jill Pierce Named Chairwoman of Power of the Purse for 2024
The Community Foundation of West Georgia is proud to announce the appointment of Jill Pierce as the new Chairwoman of Power of the Purse (POP) for the year 2024. Jill, a dedicated member and long-time supporter of POP’s mission, will lead the Women’s Giving Circle into a new chapter of growth and community impact.
City of Piedmont City Council Regular Meeting
During the Tuesday afternoon Piedmont City Council Meeting Mayor Baker informed the Council the operational expenses were $ 756,381.51 which included two weeks payroll. The bills were approved for payment. The Mayor and Council then addressed the positions that were opened within the City of Piedmont. A full-time utility position,...
REPORT: PCPD find pair in roadway, both jailed after officers find they have warrants and more
Two people were taken into custody over the weekend after police found them in the roadway at an intersection while on patrol, and ultimately discovered at least one of the pair had drugs on them according to Polk County Police reports. Tia N Edwards, 26, of a Cedartown address, and Cody Michael Brock, 30, of […] The post REPORT: PCPD find pair in roadway, both jailed after officers find they have warrants and more appeared first on Polk Today.
Ranburne man killed in single-vehicle crash Saturday
JACKSONVILLE, Ala. (WBRC) - The Alabama Law Enforcement Agency is investigating after a Ranburne man was killed in a single-vehicle crash Saturday around midnight. According to officials, 21-year-old Ethan L. Bailey was fatally injured when the 2001 Ford Ranger he was driving left the roadway and overturned. Bailey was not...
Despite run of injuries during his junior and senior seasons, Cleburne County’s Dingler earns shot to play football in college, at Lindsey Wilson. Jake Dingler’s high school career was a bumpy ride of productive games and injuries, but the ride led to his induction into the three percent.
Hewitt advances to Final Four
By John Goolsby, Prep Sports Editor JACKSONVILLE – They say beating a team twice in the same year is hard. Beating a team three times in a season is almost impossible. Beating a team four times in the same season is, well, unthinkable. The Hewitt Lady Huskies (27-7) did the unthinkable. With a trip to […]
Jacksonville State University Issues Warning Against Text Message Scam
Jacksonville, AL – In a vigilant effort to protect its community members, Jacksonville State University (JSU) is urging caution in the face of a recent text message scam circulating in the area. The Calhoun County Sheriff’s Office brought the matter to the university’s attention on Monday, revealing that fraudulent text messages are being sent within the […]
Gamecocks Hold Off Blue Raiders in Jacksonville Thriller
JACKSONVILLE, Ala. — February 21, 2024 – The Middle Tennessee Blue Raiders (11-16, 5-7 C-USA) fell to the Jacksonville State Gamecocks (13-14, 5-7 C-USA) 76-68 in a close game on Wednesday night in Jacksonville, Alabama. Jared Coleman-Jones led the Blue Raiders with 19 points. Middle Tennessee (11-16, 5-7...