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Odds & Ends fills a need while fulfilling a dream
When work took Cartersville resident Linda Crist far from home and family, she realized she likely was not the only person facing the same challenges and in filling a need found a way to return to ...
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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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Cartersville High to implement 'smart' writing software
Through its five-year, $2.4 million Striving Reader Comprehensive Literacy Grant, Cartersville High School plans to purchase and implement new software in the fall to assess, and assist, individual...
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Fire marshal fees to address inspections, plan reviews
Not scheduled to take effect until Sept. 1, Bartow County on Feb. 20 adopted a new fee schedule for the Fire Marshal’s Office. The ordinance outlines for Fire Marshal Bryan Cox’s office how charges...
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Adairsville workshop warns against contractor fraud
As reconstruction efforts begin for victims of the Jan. 30 tornado that tore through Adairsville, experts came together Thursday for a workshop warning homeowners how to avoid being ripped off by c...
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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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Pedestrian struck on Euharlee Road
An unidentified 13-year-old pedestrian was struck by a vehicle on Wednesday, near Westminster Drive on Euharlee Road. He was airlifted to Childrens at Scottish Rite in Atlanta to be treated. Nothin...
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Study: Teen fatalities up nationwide, down in Ga.
After years of a downward trend, teen driver deaths in the U.S. were up a second year, according to a national study. Released Tuesday by the Governors Highway Safety Association, research showed t...
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Rotary Int'l celebrates 108 years, local clubs continue service
Earlier this week, business and civic leaders gathered for a joint meeting of local Rotary clubs in honor of Rotary Day celebrating the international organization’s 108th anniversary. Formed on Feb...
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Rotary recognizes local STARs
The Cartersville Rotary Club on Wednesday recognized five students and their teachers during the annual STAR Student luncheon, held at the Cartersville Country Club. “... The program is in its 55th...
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DDA reflects on year of change, reveals 2013 work plan
Merchants recognize volunteers, late Chairman Harry Finchum
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Cartersville hosts Multicultural Sustainable Ag Conference
After an inaugural success last year, an agriculture information conference will come to Cartersville next month to share resources, information and best practices with an emphasis on spreading con...
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New Year, New Faces: Kittle keeps eyes on future in Post 4 seat
As a father of six, Fred Kittle knows the value of education. Elected to the Bartow County Board of Education Post 4 seat in November, the Euharlee resident brings a long history of community invol...
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Sam Grove's business is the city of Cartersville
Since 1996, Cartersville City Manager Sam Grove has taken an active role in helping the city to grow. A husband, father and grandfather, Grove began his career in city management in the Lone Star S...
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Cartersville annual visioning session focuses on economic development
As it does every year, the Cartersville City Council met Saturday morning for its visioning session, an event that allows council members to openly exchange thoughts and opinions on what the city s...
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