September 3, 2014

  • Whitecrest

    White Crest Farms Debut

    A beautiful new event center has opened on a 20 acre farm off Farmers High Road in Carroll County. Mrs. Carroll Fulton and family have transformed this gorgeous property into a wedding event venue. According to their Facebook for the venue, the property at White Crest Farm has been used…

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  • Loco Rio

    Loco Rio Will Turn Into Loco Mex

    A popular restaurant in Downtown Franklin will soon turn into Loco Mex on The River. Federico Gimenez, the owner of several restaurants in Carrollton will begin converting Loco Rio to Loco Mex. As you might recall from a previous story on our website, Captain Billy’s also held this location and…

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    Tanner Urgent Care/Carrollton Tanner Occupational Health Relocating

    Tanner Urgent Care/Carrollton, Tanner Occupational Health Relocating Area residents will gain easier access to evening and weekend care for minor medical emergencies and on-the-job injuries as Tanner Urgent Care/Carrollton and Tanner Occupational Health relocate to a new facility on Highway 27 South. The services’ current Carrollton location on Dixie Street,…

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    Farm Bureau Insurance

    Farm Bureau Insurance of Carroll County is an exclusive partner of The Carrollton Menu. Contact them today!

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  • Baja

    Baja Express Brings Street Tacos

    A couple from San Diego, California are preparing to open a Baja style Taco stand off Maple Street in Carrollton. Baja Express will offer a variety of Fresh Street Tacos including Mahi-mahi and Swordfish Tacos. They will also offer the traditional meat, chicken, and pork tacos as well. The owners…

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Headlines

Everything Outdoors

New Outdoor Store Opening Soon

Aug 22, 2014

The former Southern States off Alabama Street will soon be converted into a new outdoor landscaping store. We spoke with the owner of the location and he tells us that Everything Outdoors will open to the public in the Spring of 2015. Southern States closed and moved it’s inventory to…

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Back Row: Ms. Carol Dugger, High School Initiatives Director; Dr. Katie Thomas, CTAE Director; Ms. Natalie Smith, Career Transition Specialist; Dr. William Hunter, Superintendent
Front Row: Mr. Pete McDonald, President; Mrs. Karen Nissen, Chairperson of Polk County College and Career Academy Steering Committee

Polk County College and Career Academy

Aug 19, 2014

Partnering for Success : Polk County College and Career Academy Mou Signed by Polk School District, Georgia Highlands College, Georgia Northwestern Technical College Cedartown, GA, July 21, 2014– Polk County is one step closer to ensuring that a College and Career Academy is a reality for the community. This past…

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UWG Bronze Wolf

Wolf Plaza Opening September 19th

Aug 18, 2014

Save the Date! Sept 19th is the Unveiling and Dedication of the Bronze Wolf Commissioned by Bob and Tish Stone, the Stone family and SMI, Inc. The new Wolf Plaza is located at UWG’s University Stadium. A full press release will follow this story soon.

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Peaches

Peaches Thrift Store Opens in VR

Aug 14, 2014

The City of Villa Rica informed us a few weeks ago about a new business opening called Peaches Thrift Store. They are located in the former Flowers Bakery location off Bankhead Hwy. The store opened a few weeks ago! As you can tell by the picture below Peaches has a…

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High Traffic Lot Sold Off Hwy 27 South

Aug 13, 2014

According to public documents the lot at US 27 and Stripling Chapel has sold. The real estate sign changed just a few days ago from Under Contract to Sold. At this time confirmed reports lead to a produce place going in this spot. We have heard multiple things for the property…

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Community

Conductor : Terry Lowry 
Fall Concert from the Wings 2013
Courtesy of CCWE

Carroll Community Wind Ensemble

Did you play in the band? Would you love to play again?  The Carroll Community Wind Ensemble invites you to join them as they rehearse for their fall season.  An adult community outreach program of the Carroll Symphony Orchestra, the CCWE is open to those who played in a high…

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Ginny

Carroll County Teacher of the Year

Carroll County Teacher of the Year, Ginny Edwards, awarded the Gale Samuel’s Award (Carrollton, Ga. – August 27, 2014) Mount Zion Elementary teacher, Ginny Edwards, has been awarded the Gale Samuels Award for her project entitled Eagle Youth Leadership Academy. This award is granted annually through the Georgia Teachers of…

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Circles of West Georgia Launching Soon

Solving Poverty Program Circles of West Georgia, a new program being launched by the Community Foundation of West Georgia and St. Margaret’s Community Outreach, will be introduced to representatives from local nonprofit organizations, churches and interested citizens. Two public, community information sessions will be held to launch the new program,…

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Courtesy of Carrollton City Schools

Million Dollar Band Coming to Carrollton High

Carrollton, GA – Carrollton High School Band Director Chris Carr confirmed today that the University of Alabama “Million Dollar” Marching Band will appear with the Carrollton Trojan Marching Band at the 2014 Trojan football home opener at Grisham Stadium. The game will be held August 29, when the Trojans host…

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New Partners

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Becky Cronan Realtor

I am a Realtor specializing in Residential & Commercial properties. I love helping people with all of their Real Estate needs. Whether they are the Buyer or the Seller, between my experience, personal attention and Better Homes & Gardens Real Estate resources, we can make it happen. Becky CronanCell: 770.403.0199Email: becky.cronan@metrobrokers.comWebsite: metrobrokers.com/becky.cronanBetter…

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Southeastern Sales

“Your Logo, Your Way, Our Place!” Serving the community since 1985 Apparel (over 280 Major Brands): Work wear, uniforms, Corporate Wear, T-shirts & Polos, Medical-Fire-Police-EMT, Teamwear. Corporate: Business & Post Cards, Forms, Promotional Products, Recognition Awards, Event Displays and Products. Personal, Organizations & Companies: Signs, Banners, Vehicle and Window lettering-Graphics,…

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Rivers Pools

Rivers Pools exists to assist families in making memories in their back yard. Rivers Pools began over 40 years ago when Floyd Rivers started a pool construction business, and through the years all three of his sons worked in the family business. In 1986, middle son Carlton opened a pool supply…

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Mike Bell

Mike Bell Chevrolet

The history of Mike Bell Chevrolet extends back beyond 2001 when Mike Bell became the owner of West Georgia and East Alabama’s premier Chevy dealership. Almost 90 years ago Chevrolet came to Carrollton and has continuously operated in the community since then. Mike Bell and his two sons, Zack and…

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