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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 ...
Oct 25, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
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CMC breaks ground on $30 million expansion
Cartersville Medical Center broke out the golden shovels Tuesday for a ceremony to mark the beginning of a $30 million expansion project. The groundbreaking ceremony kicks off construction to doubl...
Oct 24, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 19 19 recommendations | email to a friend
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Cloverleaf dedicates library to Dot Frasier
For more than 50 years Dot Frasier has served a myriad of roles in the Bartow County School System ranging from instructor to administrator to her current role as executive director of the Bartow E...
Oct 23, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend
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Behind the type: Cochran continues newspaper work 60 years later
Sixty years ago, in 1952, The African Queen hit theaters, Elizabeth II took the throne as Queen of England and 17-year-old Elizabeth Cochran began working with The Daily Tribune News just two weeks...
Oct 21, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend
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Volunteers embark on inaugural Etowah cleanup
In an effort to beautify waterways and protect the source of local drinking water, several area organizations teamed up Saturday for an inaugural effort to remove trash from the banks of the Etowah...
Oct 21, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
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Euharlee to offer largest fall festival yet
To celebrate its sixth year, the Euharlee Covered Bridge Fall Festival has worked to increase the number of vendors, events and days it can offer visitors in an effort to display the city at its be...
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As the 10th annual Southeastern Cowboy Festival and Symposium rides into town
As the 10th annual Southeastern Cowboy Festival and Symposium rides into town, the re-enactment of the 1881 Gunfight at the O.K. Corral is expected to be one of the most popular offerings on the Wi...
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Foundation's goal is safer teen drivers
Oct. 14 to 20 was National Teen Driver Safety Week and in honor of the week, State Farm Insurance Agent C.L. Smith made a $2,500 donation to the Joshua Brown Foundation. While Bartow County schools...
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Adairsville welcomes Vanguard Truck Center
Vanguard Truck Centers made the move earlier this year to add a heavy-duty truck and tractor dealership, service and parts center in Adairsville. Friday, the company invited members of the public t...
Oct 20, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend
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C'ville council approves excise tax agreement, considers electric rate increase
Cartersville is now the latest city to approve an agreement with Bartow County on the energy excise tax. By approving the measure during its regular meeting Thursday night, the Cartersville City Co...
Oct 19, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
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Olens: 'highly unlikely' substantial tax dollars used for advocacy
On Friday, Oct. 12, Attorney General Sam Olens sent a letter to State Schools Superintendent John Barge which included an explanation of statutory enforcement duties and responsibilities of the sup...
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Man reports robbery at gunpoint
A man told Cartersville police he was robbed about 10:30 Wednesday night by three men armed with a handgun. According to the incident report, the victim had left work at 10 p.m. walking down Gilmer...
Oct 19, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
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Commissioner's office meets budget challenges for department, county
* This is the final part in an ongoing series looking at the county’s budget by department. Tasked with setting and adopting the budget, the Bartow County Commissioner’s Office must then see that e...
Oct 19, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
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Commercial projects continue to grow in Bartow
From multiple Cartersville projects to a four-story hotel in Adairsville, commercial activity is on the rise in Bartow County, including the area’s latest announcement — a Steak N’ Shake to land on...
Oct 19, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
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Olson's weight loss transformation inspires others seeking healthy lifestyles
Since embarking on his weight loss journey in January 2011, Randy Olson has dropped 185 pounds and in the process become an inspiration for many seeking a healthier lifestyle. “I had gotten to the ...
Oct 19, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 20 20 recommendations | email to a friend
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