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Nature events scheduled for Red Top
Brandon Follett, an intern at Red Top Mountain State Park, led a group of parents and children in the creation of a seed bomb on Saturday. He explained to the children, who were rolling a mixture o...
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Hundreds of dollars taken by credit card company
A Bartow County Sheriff’s Office deputy met with a Cartersville resident on Thursday who claimed a credit card company named Credit Card Member withdrew $1,500 from her bank account without permiss...
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‘Play It Again, Sam’ to open at The Legion Theatre Feb. 14
In her directorial debut with The Pumphouse Players, Jen Garrett will bring Woody Allen’s romantic comedy “Play It Again, Sam” to the Cartersville stage. “When I was asked to direct ‘Play It Again,...
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State ag commissioner visits Chatt Tech
Georgia Agriculture Commissioner Gary Black on Wednesday, Feb. 5, made a visit to Chattahoochee Technical College’s North Metro Campus to tour the college’s Horticulture and Environmental Technolog...
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In light of ‘Snowjam,’ road issues surface
On Jan. 28, Marti Couey sat behind school buses along Highway 113 in a traffic nightmare created by winter weather that began that morning. As she watched, a Bartow County Road Department truck pas...
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Second JDA selects local bank for SPLOST funds
NorthSide Bank will be the Bartow County Second Joint Development Authority’s bank of choice when it begins receiving its portion of the 2014 Special Purpose Local Option Sales Tax funds. The selec...
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Tilley highlights efforts of child advocates at Eggs and Issues
Bartow County Juvenile Court Judge Velma Tilley urged business owners and community leaders Thursday morning to become more involved in mentoring and working with children in need. Tilley was the C...
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All grown up: students partake in Reality Store
Freshmen from Cass High School and Adairsville High School on Tuesday learned that growing up and being out of school may not be as fun as they previously thought. Through the Bartow County School ...
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Taylor authorizes referendum on alcohol sales
Bartow County Commissioner Steve Taylor seemed to be carefully choosing his words as he approved holding referendums to sell distilled spirits by the drink and permit Sunday sales of distilled spir...
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Four arrested in gambling and drug takedown
Three men were arrested in Bartow County, and a third in Whitfield County, Tuesday, in a multi-agency operation. Agents with the Bartow-Cartersville Drug Task Force, Dalton Police Department, Homel...
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Adairsville council names 3 finalists for city manager position
After poring over resumes from 36 candidates, the Adairsville City Council settled on three finalists for the city manager position. “Of the 36 applicants, 11 were former or current city or county ...
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Bartow, Floyd officials sign 411 connector letter
To further their joint cause of constructing a U.S. Highway 411 connector at Old Grassdale Road, officials from Bartow and Floyd counties signed a letter to Sens. Johnny Isakson and Saxby Chambliss...
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Coomer introduces Journey Ann Cowart Act
Rep. Christian Coomer (R-Cartersville), of District 14, filed the Journey Ann Cowart Act into the Georgia House of Representatives Wednesday. Named after 1-year-old Journey Ann Cowart, who died in ...
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Master Gardener seminars on tap at Northwest Georgia Home & Garden Show
As people regain their footing following the Jan. 28 winter storm, Rome Radio Partners invites Bartow Countians to look toward warmer weather with its 2014 Northwest Georgia Home & Garden Show. On ...
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Shots-fired call ends with man tased
A man who shot up the bedroom of his Acworth home was tased after a brief standoff Monday night. Bartow County Sheriff’s Office deputies and agents with the Bartow-Cartersville Drug Task Force were...
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