News Line for Aragon

Suffridge says miracle is needed or Aragon will become a village
Elected officials agree a miracle is needed to save Aragon from becoming a village by Aug. 1, 2014.
Source: Polk County Standard Journal

‘Mater Mondays’ added to list of centennial events in Aragon
Aragon, established in 1899 and incorporated on July 23, 1914, continues to celebrate its centennial.
Source: Polk County Standard Journal

Aragon votes to begin negotiations with Polk County for fire coverage following Chief Frankie Matthew's resignation
The Aragon City Council voted to begin formal negotiations with the Polk County Board of Commissioners to assume fire coverage in their community.
Source: Polk County Standard Journal

Aragon celebrates city’s centennial in July
Aragon, established in 1899 and incorporated on July 23, 1914, is celebrating its centennial.
Source: Polk County Standard Journal

Aragon creating Enterprise Zone
Aragon’s city council has given the green light for developing an Enterprise Zone within the community.
Source: Polk County Standard Journal

Aragon recognizes officers for National Police Week
Aragon’s mayor and city council recognized the sacrifice and dedication of police officers during their regular May meeting.
Source: Polk County Standard Journal

Atkins appointed as Aragon city attorney
Vickey Atkins of Rockmart was recently appointed as Aragon City Attorney.
Source: Polk County Standard Journal

Aragon officials establish new plan of action
The mayor and council of Aragon are taking action to further stabilize the city’s finances while finding ways to prevent another budget shortfall.
Source: Cedartown Standard

Church donates quilt to fire department
A group of ladies from the Aragon United Methodist Church, known as the “Quitters”, recently donated a quilt to the Aragon Volunteer Fire Department.
Source: Northeast Georgian

City of Aragon calls second emergency meeting, declares items surplus
Aragon Mayor Ken Suffridge called a second emergency meeting at 8 p.m. Wednesday night to address cash flow problems.
Source: Rome News-Tribune

Aragon mayor joins fight for turn lane
Aragon Mayor Ken Suffridge has joined the efforts of local citizens go get a turn lane added to a stretch of Highway 101 between Rockmart and Aragon.
Source: Rockmart Journal

Aragon to get new police car
Chief Wayne Sanders is smiling today. He has received the good news the Aragon Police Department will receive a new vehicle.
Source: Cedartown Standard

Aragon Development Authority board gets training, planning for future
Aragon Downtown Development Authority is moving beyond its organizational stage as board members complete training and plan for the future.
Source: Cedartown Standard

Aragon organizes Downtown Development Authority
Aragon has organized a new Downtown Development Authority following passage of a resolution by the city council.
Source: Cedartown Standard