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Adairsville to name new police chief
Pending city council approval Thursday night, Lt. Robert Jones will be named Adairsville's police chief. Jones has served as interim chief since late June following the retirement of Chief Charles ...
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Financial matters, hiring appear again on Kingston council agenda
Tuesday's work session, postponed a day following the holiday, saw several items placed on the Kingston agenda countering one another in matters of financial standing. Mayor Dexter Jones recommende...
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Community service to mark Sept. 11's 10th anniversary
Although a decade has passed since 9/11, area fire departments are urging the public to 'never forget' the events that transpired that morning. The terrorist attacks, which included the hijacking o...
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White to see profit from natural gas
The White city council on Tuesday approved a natural gas franchise contract with the city of Cartersville that will result in White receiving 3 percent profit from all customers who use natural gas...
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Organizers seek sponsors for Hoops For Hope
Each December, a charitable arm of the Georgia Department of Labor made of community and business leaders puts together Hoops for Hope, a youth basketball tournament to kick off the recreational se...
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Adairsville resident to receive France's Legion of Honor
To honor his service during the liberation of France in World War II, Ralph Ardito will receive the Legion of Honor from Pascal Le Deunff, the Consul General of France in Atlanta, this week. For th...
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Fire burns 20 acres Sunday
Bartow County Fire Department said Sunday evening a woods fire left acreage in Kingston burned. The blaze occurred about 4:30 p.m. on Tom Jones Road. Roughly 20 acres were scorched in the fire, and...
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Campus crime rates remain low
College campuses are not necessarily known for their criminal activity, and Bartow's Chattahoochee Tech and Georgia Highlands students have little to worry about. "We haven't had anything happen he...
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Area under flash flood watch as storm moves inland
Tropical Storm Lee left the Gulf Coast drenched and raised concerns of flooding inland as it began its slow move north. Bartow County remains under a flash flood watch until Tuesday morning, accord...
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Business in Bartow: A chiropractic legacy changes hands
After 62 years of service in the chiropractic field, John Proctor, D.C., has turned over the reins of his Cartersville practice and officially retired -- again. As the saying goes, "third time's a ...
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Pumphouse Players diversifies offerings with 'A Bit of British Comedy'
To raise money for The Pumphouse Players' offerings at The Legion Theatre, "A Bit of British Comedy" will be presented Friday and Saturday at 8 p.m. "We're going to be doing some sketches from, sha...
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The following information -- names
The following information -- names, photos, addresses, charges and other details -- was taken directly from Bartow County Sheriff's Office jail records. Not every arrest leads to a conviction, and ...
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Paige Miller comes home to help community
The efforts of Bartow County native Paige Miller can be seen throughout the community, particularly in the funding of a student's academic future. Serving as executive director at the Etowah Schola...
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Container gardening provides year-round color for homeowners
Even though September's forecast features highs in the 70s and 80s, months of soaring temperatures and minimal rainfall have taken a toll on Bartow homeowners' once vibrant flower beds. According t...
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Goodwill career center helps community in need
With uncertainty surrounding global economic conditions and unemployment remaining high, Goodwill of North Georgia has opened a career center inside their Cartersville store. Opening last month, th...
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