The last two men elected mayor of Dalton — current Mayor Dennis Mock and former Mayor David Pennington — have qualified to be on the ballot for the Nov. 5 municipal election for the city's top elected post.
Three more candidates filed Tuesday to run for the Rome City Commission in the Nov. 5 general election.
Rome-Floyd Parks and Recreation board members want to do something about people smoking at public parks and playing fields.
Mayor Teresa Philyaw qualified today, Aug. 19, for the Hiram City Council Post 1 seat rather than return to the mayor’s office she has held since January 2016, according to city records on the first day of a five-day qualifying period.
The hot topics along with the biscuits and bacon Thursday morning were sewers, other Dalton-related capital projects, new housing developments and the push for another Special Purpose Local Option Sales Tax (SPLOST).
The Cartersville City Council unanimously approved a slate of millage rate items at Thursday evening’s public meeting — and got quite the earful in the process.
Three late additions to the Cartersville City Council agenda were included at the tail end of Thursday evening’s public meeting.
The Rome Police Department is pleased to announce the promotion of Police Officer First Class Victor Marsh to the rank of sergeant.
The city of Aragon has long been looking to hire new part-time police officers, but with no applicants, the city council recently agreed to increase the pay rate in hopes of drawing in workers.
Candidates start qualifying Monday to fill open seats in Rome and Cave Spring in the Nov. 5 general election.