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Career Academy benefits from Exec on Loan program
By Mark Andrews mark.andrews@daily-tribune.com Georgia Power Co.’s Executive on Loan program, in which an employee is allowed to work in a community service setting, has come to the Bartow County C...
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CFD firefighter hike raises funds for fallen
By Jessica Loeding jessica.loeding@daily-tribune.com When Cartersville firefighter Joshua Pruitt began planning his hike of the Appalachian Trail, it only made sense to combine his two passions — h...
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Handel continues campaign for Senate seat
Republican Karen Handel, a former Georgia secretary of state, is preparing to accelerate her Senate campaign before the May 20 primary. In Bartow County, Handel had planned an event at the Cartersv...
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Teen dies in officer-involved shooting
A 17-year-old died Friday night at his residence at 937 Euharlee Road, Lot 5, after being shot by a Euharlee police officer. Officials have not released the name of the teen. Euharlee Police Chief ...
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The City Cellar and Loft burgled
Staff Report On Monday, Feb. 17, at about 1:44 p.m., a Cartersville Police Department officer was dispatched to The City Cellar and Loft, 110 S. Museum Drive, Cartersville, in reference to a burgla...
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Identity thief opens phone account
Staff Report A Bartow County Sheriff’s Office deputy was dispatched to a residence on Bishop Road, Cartersville, on Friday. The complainant told the officer she received a phone call from a represe...
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Autopsy expected Monday in fatal officer-involved shooting
By Jessica Loeding jessica.loeding@daily-tribune.com An autopsy was expected to be conducted Monday in a fatal officer-involved shooting. Christopher Roupe, 17, was shot once Friday night by a fema...
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'My Day' hits close to home for Cartersville couple
With “My Day” serving as a featured song in NBC’s 2014 Winter Olympics coverage, Wayne and Janet Swett are delighted to frequently hear this familiar tune. Sung by Danielle Bradbery, winner of seas...
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William Royce Fricks
William Royce Fricks, 77, of Toccoa, died Feb. 14, 2014. He was born to the late Jim Jones and Grace Head Fricks, Aug. 6, 1936, in Toccoa. Royce graduated from Toccoa High School in 1954 and receiv...
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Two injured in propane fire
By Jessica Loeding jessica.loeding@daily-tribune.com Two people working on a propane heater Tuesday afternoon were injured when the gas ignited. The man and woman were connecting a propane bottle t...
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Museums tailor George Washington programs to homeschool students
By Marie Nesmith marie.nesmith@daily-tribune.com In honor of Presidents Day, Georgia Museums Inc. on Friday will offer programs at Bartow History Museum and Booth Western Art Museum for homeschool ...
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@White=[C] 3 arrested on fed charges to appear in court
@White=[C] Three men arrested Saturday on federal charges will make their first court appearance today. Federal Bureau of Investigation Atlanta Field Division Special Agent Stephen Emmett said Terr...
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@White=[C] Library hosts work of Mission Road Students, Teague
@White=[C] Proud family members on Tuesday convened at the Cartersville branch of the Bartow County Library System to enjoy the library’s bi-weekly art display in the Children’s section, which curr...
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Arbor Day welcomes growth in Bartow County
By Mark Andrews and Jason Lowrey mark.andrews@daily-tribune.com Locations across Bartow County on Friday, Feb. 21, became a little greener as Master Gardeners, students and other community members ...
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3 arrested for firearms, explosives
By Jessica Loeding jessica.loeding@daily-tribune.com Multiple agencies on Saturday were involved in the arrests of three people on federal charges. Agents and personnel with the Bartow-Cartersville...
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