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St. Luke A.M.E. Church offers Wild Feast
Continuing the long-standing tradition of the Wild Feast, Joy Hill is coordinating the event that her late father, the Rev. Matthew D. Hill, helped spearhead at St. Luke A.M.E. Church. On Sunday, t...
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STARS Pre-K, Ombudsman to close doors in fall; positions safe
As Bartow County schools adjust to the 2012 school year's cost-cutting measures, more changes are ahead in the fall, when the Bartow County Learning Center will absorb the Ombudsman program and the...
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Community remembers businessman Perkins
A legacy of accomplishment will remain as friends and family mourn the passing of Morrel (Morrell) Perkins. Transforming the face of Kingston's historic downtown, Perkins, who died Monday at the ag...
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State lawmakers near halfway mark
Returning to the Capitol today after a long weekend, state legislators will mark the session's halfway mark on Thursday. Seeing a relatively calm and routine first half, lawmakers expect the second...
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Legislators call on business owners to aid in red tape reduction
With government regulations extending into every business sector, state lawmakers are looking to reduce cumbersome requirements on small business. Business owners experiencing excessive state regul...
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Cass High JROTC building confidence
While the projected LakePoint facility is a hot topic for drawing revenue into Bartow County, the new Cass High School Army JROTC confidence course could draw thousands to Bartow for Raider Team co...
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Floral business looks rosy for Valentine's Day
For Country Treasures Florist and Cartersville Florist, extra planning and manpower are the key ingredients to ensuring their Valentine's Day orders flow smoothly. With it being their biggest holid...
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Wintry mix moves through
The cold snap that swept in late last week will bring a chance of wintry weather through early today. According to the National Weather Service, an upper level low that moved across north Georgia l...
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Chattahoochee Tech increases police presence
Campus safety police officers at Chattahoochee Technical College have another reason to celebrate moving forward and increasing their presence at all of the college's campuses throughout the region...
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Avian Joanna Brown takes home Bartow Distinguished Young Woman honors
Saturday evening, seven high school juniors from Bartow County competed for the title of Distinguished Young Woman of Bartow County at The Grand Theatre and for scholarship money. The winner of the...
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Stewart to seek election as Tax Commissioner
Steve Stewart has announced he will seek election to the office of Bartow County Tax Commissioner. Stewart will qualify as a Republican candidate for the July 31 Primary Election. A lifelong reside...
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Cartersville stabbing victim dies; offender charged with murder
The victim of a stabbing incident last Sunday died Thursday at an area hospital. According to the Bartow County Sheriff's Office, James David Ayers, 70, had been hospitalized for multiple stab woun...
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Cartersville mail processing center under consideration for closure
Those wishing to comment on the proposed consolidation of Cartersville's mail processing operation should lick their stamps now as the deadline for written comment comes to a close Saturday. A lega...
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Georgia legislature considers low-cost pet sterilization
Fewer stray dogs and cats may be seen roaming Bartow streets should a proposed rule change from the Georgia Department of Agriculture pass through legislation in the near future. According to the d...
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BARTOW BLOTTER — 2.12
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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