About: Acworth, Georgia
Located on the Etowah River along the North Georgia Mountains, Acworth is considered part of the Atlanta metropolitan area. Acworth was names after Acworth New Hampshire, home town of railroad engineer Joseph Gregg. Today the city is home to Kennworth Park, featuring baseball, softball, and tennis courts. It's economy is based largely on tourism due to its proximity to Lake Allatoona, popular for fishing, boating, and camping.
Local Newspapers: The Bright Side
Local Sports Teams: Atlanta Falcons, Atlanta Hawks and the Atlanta Braves
Local Colleges: Kennesaw State University