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Miss Georgia USA and Miss Teen Georgia USA crowned
The 2013 Miss Georgia USA and Miss Georgia Teen USA were crowned Saturday night at Woodland Performing Arts Center in Cartersville. Both winners will now take on the challenge of becoming Georgia’s...
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Sheriff: DTF ‘met with armed assailant’
The Georgia Bureau of Investigation on Friday said an officer-involved shooting Thursday night that left a woman dead stemmed from the execution of a narcotics warrant. Two Bartow-Cartersville Drug...
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Leadership Bartow tackles education
Accounting for more than half of the state’s total budget, education plays a major role in society and economics from personal development to attracting new business. Wednesday, participants in the...
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Pageants support Christian League for Battered Women with financial, in-kind contributions
Since Cartersville started hosting the Miss Georgia USA and Miss Georgia Teen USA pageants, Christian League for Battered Women and its 17-bed shelter, Tranquility House, have benefited, receiving ...
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Jury to receive rape case today
Both sides rested Thursday in Bartow County Superior Court Judge Carey Nelson’s courtroom in a case centered around a 2011 rape. Prosecuting attorneys Rosemary Greene and Mickey Thacker called to t...
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Woman dead in shooting involving DTF agents
A shooting involving two Bartow County Sheriff’s Office deputies Thursday evening in Cartersville left one dead. Two Bartow-Cartersville Drug Task Force Agents were executing a search warrant at th...
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Cartersville council approves purchase of final home to be demolished
Cartersville moved one step closer to finishing a disaster mitigation plan two years in the making when it approved the purchase of 242 Lee St. during its Thursday night meeting. The purchase is pa...
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School system breaks ground on Emerson
The Bartow County School System on Thursday broke ground on the new 87,000-square-foot, 500-classroom Emerson Elementary School, located adjacent to South Central Elementary School on Old Alabama R...
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@White=[C] C'ville council approves purchase of final home to be demolished
@White=[C] Cartersville moved one step closer to finishing a disaster mitigation plan two years in the making when it approved the purchase of 242 Lee St. during its Thursday night meeting. The pur...
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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 a ...
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Testimony continues in rape case
The case of a man accused in two separate incidents will continue into a third day when testimony resumes this morning. Jerry Jerome Kilgore was 17 at the time he allegedly raped a woman in her Ale...
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Brown approves multiple appointments, DNR application
Bartow County Commissioner Clarence Brown approved four re-appointments to various boards during his Wednesday meeting and allowed the county to start the filing process for a Georgia Department of...
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Voestalpine breaks ground as first Highland 75 occupant
Voestalpine, the global Austrian manufacturer of steel products, has taken the first step in constructing its approximately 50 million euro facility in the Highland 75 industrial park. City, county...
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Salvation Army recruits bell ringers for Red Kettle campaign
For Lt. Lee Wilson, The Salvation Army’s Red Kettle campaign is a heartwarming fundraiser, which highlights the spirit of giving during the holiday season. With he and his wife, Michelle, joining t...
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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 a ...
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