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Tickets available for Cartersville Dances with the Stars benefit
Tickets go on sale today at 8 a.m. for Cartersville Dances with the Stars, which benefits the Good Neighbor Homeless Shelter and the city of Cartersville and Bartow County schools’ homeless educati...
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Summit syncs public health, law enforcement
In the second such gathering, regional public health officials and law enforcement representatives met Thursday for the Northwest Georgia Public Health Law Enforcement Summit. The meeting focused p...
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Woodland High student found with knives
A Woodland High School student on Tuesday was arrested by campus police and charged with carrying a deadly weapon to school and carrying a concealed weapon. Bartow County School System Police Chief...
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Carpet manufacturer files DRI for Bartow land
Bartow County continues to draw attention from manufacturers as Surya Carpets, an India-based company, has filed a developments of regional impact form with the Northwest Georgia Regional Commissio...
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Feds issue new food allergy guidelines
As the federal government announced this week it will issue its first guidelines to schools on how to protect children with food allergies, local school systems already have worked to ensure studen...
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Tellus Science Museum to host lecture Friday on ISON
On Friday at 7 p.m., Tellus Science Museum will present a lecture titled “Comet ISON and Other Bright Comets,” during which Astronomy Program Manager David Dundee will explain the course of ISON as...
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Rejuvenate Hope extends to Bartow
To help strengthen reunification for birth parents and children in foster care, Rejuvenate Hope is extending its services to Bartow and Cherokee counties. “The expansion is just to really be able t...
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BCSO, deputies take home state honors
On April 4, 2012, while en route to a shots fired call, Bartow County Sheriff’s Office Deputy Joshua Nelson encountered the suspect’s vehicle on Linwood Road. While attempting to conduct a traffic ...
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Can-a-thon drive moves to a street party
For its fifth annual event, the can-a-thon benefiting local food banks has moved to downtown Cartersville. The Cartersville-Bartow County Chamber of Commerce will host the can-a-thon during a stree...
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Friends of the Library craft fair Nov. 9
On Nov. 9, Bartow County residents will have the opportunity to browse through homemade arts and crafts during the Friends of the Bartow-Cartersville Library’s annual Indoor Arts and Crafts Fair. W...
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101st annual Stilesboro Chrysanthemum Show blossoms
For Susiann Brock and her fellow Stilesboro Improvement Club members, the days leading up to the 101st annual Stilesboro Chrysanthemum Show are full of excitement. Along with Stilesboro Academy’s i...
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In varied career, Tate strives for improvement
For Lester Tate, the desire to be a trial lawyer could be tied to watching reruns of “Perry Mason” and a mock trial experience in college. “I got to give an opening statement, cross-examine witness...
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Boys & Girls Clubs of Bartow County receives state recognition
Known for his selfless, steadfast service to the Boys & Girls Clubs of Bartow County, Brad Hughes recently was inducted into the organization’s Georgia Hall of Fame. A founding member of the local ...
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Card game turns to armed robbery
On Friday a Bartow County Sheriff’s Office deputy was dispatched to the Pilot Travel Center on Cass White Road in reference to an armed robbery. Upon arrival the alleged victim told the officer he ...
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BCSO, CMC team up for emergency operations drill
For Cartersville Medical Center Chief Operating Officer Lori Rakes, Friday’s emergency operations drill involving the Bartow County Sheriff’s Office and Euharlee Police Department hits close to hom...
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