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GateKey awards 18 scholarships
For Cartersville Middle School sixth-grader Destiny Nesbitt, words were scarce on Friday when she was awarded a GateKey Scholarship through the Cartersville Schools Foundation. “It feels great. It’...
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CSL distributes $48K to charities
Through the public’s support, the Cartersville Service League recently dispersed $48,069 among 14 organizations. “We are so fortunate to be a part of such a generous/giving community,” CSL Project ...
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Voting registration deadline approaching
For Georgians who wish to take part in the May 20 primary, but are not registered to vote, the deadline is approaching. Those looking to cast a ballot in the primary must be registered to vote by M...
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CMC offers robotic surgery
Inside the sterile confines of operating room No. 8 at the Cartersville Medical Center, a beast lurks. Three slender metal arms wrapped in protective plastic protrude from Da Vinci 5, a surgical ro...
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Local graduate becomes pro gamer
For 23-year-old John Salter, a 2009 graduate of Cass High School and Kennesaw State University graduate, playing video games has become much more than a hobby. Recently, Salter became a professiona...
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Donation highlights testicular cancer awareness
The girls of Girl Scout Troop 12133 offer words of encouragement to 30-year-old Stephen Zaring: “Good luck.” “God bless.” “I love you.” Zaring was diagnosed in January with stage III testicular can...
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Selfie Photo Scavenger Hunt begins April 25
By placing a new twist on a classic contest, the Cartersville Downtown Development Authority is inviting people to explore the historical and retail aspects of Bartow’s county seat. From April 25 t...
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Cartersville council goes Mellow, sides with restaurant
In a sometime tense dialogue at the Cartersville City Council’s meeting, past met future and future won. The Cartersville Historic Preservation Commission (HPC) had ruled at its April 15 meeting th...
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Items stolen from unlocked vehicles
The Cartersville Police Department reported numerous car break-ins from Wednesday, April 16, in the Thornwood subdivision off Grassdale Road and at Rosewood Apartments. • On Wednesday, April 16, ab...
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Wilhoite sworn in as assistant district attorney
The Cherokee Judicial Circuit District Attorney’s Office this week gained its newest assistant district attorney. Superior Court Judge Scott Smith swore in Emma Page Wilhoite on Monday afternoon be...
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Registration underway for MAGIC Camp
Registration is underway for Bartow County’s third-annual Mentoring a Girl in Construction Camp — otherwise known as MAGIC Camp — during which local female high school students will be introduced t...
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Taylor, Santini proclaim Georgia Garden Week
Cartersville Mayor Matt Santini joined Bartow County Commissioner Steve Taylor at the commissioner’s public meeting to proclaim April 20-26 as Georgia Garden Week. “One of Georgia’s greatest resour...
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Good Friday presentations provide reflection on the Passion of Christ
To emphasize the significance of Easter Sunday, a pair of churches will offer outdoor presentations, illustrating the events surrounding the suffering and death of Jesus Christ. On Good Friday, St....
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Woman reported missing
On Tuesday, April 15, about 8:23 p.m., a Cartersville Police Department officer was dispatched to Parkway North in Cartersville in reference to a missing person, according to an incident report. Th...
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Butler to leave Cartersville High
Cartersville High School Principal Steve Butler has announced his resignation effective June 30. Butler told The Daily Tribune News he feels he has been “fortunate” to serve as the school’s princip...
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