Cities In The News


Rockmart moving forward with youth basketball season

October 20, 2020

Polk County Standard Journal

After deciding to cancel city-sponsored fall youth sports earlier this year, the Rockmart City Council approved a motion to hold youth basketball this winter at its monthly business meeting last Tuesday.

Rockmart council puts spotlight on public safety

September 15, 2020

Polk County Standard Journal

On an evening where two of Rockmart’s finest were honored for their diligence and heroism, the city’s elected officials voted to increase the base pay for certain city employees, including first responders.

Rockmart City Council votes to cancel fall youth sports

August 12, 2020

Polk County Standard Journal

After hearing Tuesday night how Rockmart’s recreation department planned to attempt to hold youth sports this fall in the wake of COVID-19, the Rockmart City Council made the decision to cancel this upcoming season’s activities.