Welcome to

Haralson County, Georgia

 

Buchanan, Georgia
Sunday December 27, 2009

Welcome to Haralson County, Georgia    

We have compiled some information that should help with your move to our county. Hope you enjoy your stay. If we can be of assistance, just let us know.

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    INDEX

AUTO TAGS

If you are moving to Haralson County from out of state you have 30 days to obtain your auto tag. New tags are purchased on your birthdate every year. The tag fee is $20.
You may change the title and get new tags at the Haralson County Tax Commissioners' Office, located at 4276 GA Hwy 120, Buchanan, GA. You will need to bring with you proof of ownership, proof of insurance, proof of residency and the originial title or copy of the lease agreement.
For more information, call 770-646-2020.

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DRIVER'S LICENSE

Driver's License cost $15 and are renewed every 4 years on your birthdate. Driver's License applications are processed Tuesday through Saturday (except for holidays) at the Georgia State Patrol office.
To obtain a Learner's License, you must have a birth certificate with a seal or a certified copy of it, and a parent's signature.
Two of the Georgia State Patrol Offices are located at 746 Bankhead Hwy, Villa Rica (770-459-3549) and 1000 N Main Street (Hwy 27), Cedartown (770-749-2200).

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EDUCATION

Public Schools

Bremen High School - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - 770-537-2592
H A Jones Elementary School - - - - - - - - - - -770-537-4352
Sewell Middle School - - - - - - - - - - - - - - 770-537-4874
Buchanan Elementary School - - - - - - - - - - - 770-646-5140
Buchanan Kindergarten - - - - - - - - - - - - - -770-646-8309
Buchanan Primary School - - - - - - - - - - - - -770-646-5523
Haralson County High School - - - - - - - - - - -770-574-7647
Tallapoosa Elementary School - - - - - - - - - - 770-574-7444

Continuing Education

Berry College Continuing Education - Rome, GA - 1-706-236-2270
Carroll Tech Adult Education - Bremen, GA - 770-537-0453
Coosa Valley Technical Institute - Rome, GA - 1-706-235-1142
Floyd College Continuing Education - Rome, GA - 1-706-295-3624
                   Bremen, GA - 770-537-1598
Haralson County Extension Service - Buchanan, GA - 770-646-2026
State Univ. of West GA Continuing Education - Carrollton, GA - 770-836-6610

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EMERGENCY ASSISTANCE

For Fire, Police & Ambulance dial 911

Poison Control Center - 1-800-282-5846

Non-Emergency Numbers

Fire Department

Bremen - - - - - - - - - - - 770-537-3331
Buchanan - - - - - - - - - - 770-646-0077
Tallapoosa - - - - - - - - - 770-574-7211
Haralson County - - - - - - - 770-646-0077

Police Department

Bremen - - - - - - - - - - - -770-537-4441
Buchanan - - - - - - - - - - -770-646-5246
Tallapoosa - - - - - - - - - -770-574-7211
Sheriff's Department - - - - -770-646-2011

Food/Clothing/Shelter/Medical/Utility Assistance

American Red Cross - - - - - -770-832-6112
Dept. of Family & Children Services -770-646-3885
Salvation Army - - - - - - - -770-830-0120
Tallatoona, EOA - - - - - - - 770-646-3845
Bremen Food & Clothing Bank - 770-537-0920
Georgia Food Bank - - - - - - 770-574-9700
Haralson County Ministries - -770-537-4105
Rehoboth Christian Center - - 770-574-7985

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HOUSEHOLD GARBAGE FACILITIES

There are several "Convenience Centers" located around the county where you can take your garbage or you could call one of several companies that have rural service.

"Convenience Centers"
Corinth Ball Field just off 120 East
County Barn on Macedonia Church Road, Buchanan
Providence Church Road, Tallapoosa
Bethlehem Church Road, Felton

Garbage Colection Companies
Will compile a list as soon as possible.

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HOUSING

Bremen Housing Authority - - - - - - - 770-537-4020
Buchanan Housing Authority - - - - - - 770-646-3775
Tallapoosa Housing Authority - - - - - 770-574-2207
Berkeley Hill Apartments - - - - - - - 770-537-4246
Gateway Inn - - - - - - - - - - - - - -770-537-5100
Holly Village Apartments - - - - - - - 770-646-5186

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MEDICAL CENTERS/HOSPITALS

Floyd Medical Center - Rome, GA - - 1-706-802-2000
Harbin Clinic - Rome, GA - - 1-706-295-5331
Higgins General Hospital - Bremen, GA - - 770-824-2000
N W GA Regional Hospital - Rome, GA - - 1-706-295-6001
Polk Medical Center - Cedartown, GA - - 770-748-2500
Redmond Regional Medical Center - Rome, GA - - 1-706-291-0291
Southeastern Cardiovascular Institute - Rome, GA - - 1-706-235-3855
Tanner Medical Center of Carrollton - - 770-836-9666
Tanner Medical Center of Villa Rica - - 770-456-3000

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Nursing Homes

Countryside Health Center - Buchanan, GA - 770-646-3861
Haralson County Nursing & Rehab Center - Bremen, GA - 770-537-4482
Southern Traditions - Buchanan, GA - 770-646-5512

Personal Care Homes

Georgia Living Center - Tallapoosa - 770-574-2629
Grace Assisted Living Center - Bremen, GA - 770-537-6800
Hallelujah House - Bremen, GA - 770-537-2691
James Street Personal Care Home - Tallapoosa, GA - 770-574-8142

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Transportation

Haralson County Transit - - - - - - - - - - 770-646-2032

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Utilities

Bell South (New Phone Service - Residential)- - - - - - 404-780-2355
Bell South (New Phone Service - Business) - - - - - - - 404-780-2800
Bremen Water - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - 770-537-2331
Buchanan Water - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - 770-646-3081
Blossman Propane Gas - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - 770-646-5400
Draketown Propane Gas - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -770-562-3289
Carroll EMC (Electricity) - - - - - - - - - - - - - - 770-646-5112
Georgia Power Company (Electricity) Bremen - - - - -770-537-2679
Georgia Power Company - Tallapoosa - - - - - - - - - 770-574-2391
Georgia Power Company (Felton Area) - - - - - - - - -770-748-3430
Haralson County Water - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -770-646-2002
Polk County Water (Felton Area) - - - - - - - - - - -770-748-6001
Sunbeam LP Gas - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - 770-646-8675
Tallapoosa Water Department - - - - - - - - - - - - -770-574-5491

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Volunteer Programs

American Red Cross - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -770-832-6112
Emergency Management Volunteers - - - - - - - - - - - -770-646-1511
Higgins General Hospital Auxiliary - - - - - - - - - -770-824-2000
Mentor Program - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -770-537-2726

The Food & Clothing Banks also use volunteers.
Friends of Haralson County can also use volunteers for look-ups and research.

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VOTER REGISTRATION

Registration is done at many locations in the county. Newcomers are encouraged to contact the main voter registration office in the Haralson County Courthouse in Buchanan, at 770-646-2010 for more information.

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