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Resource Center aids in back-to-school prep
As teachers prepare to head back to the classroom, The Resource Center has become a focal point for those gearing up for the first day of school, says director Kim Kappel. “They have been working o...
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Newcomb talks goals for upcoming year
Chattahoochee Technical College President Ron Newcomb on Wednesday spoke about the importance of post-secondary education at the Mountain View Campus’ Culinary Arts program lunch event, which featu...
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Cartersville residents encouraged to show city spirit during TV feature
Cartersville will be in the spotlight Friday, Aug. 9, when the 11 Alive news segment “This is Home” visits the city’s downtown. The segment, which is similar in concept to the “Today” show, will be...
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Pettit Preserve golf tournament, scavenger hike on tap for August
With two events in less than three weeks, the Pettit Environmental Preserve is reinforcing its mission to provide environmental-based education experiences for the community. To help fund its overa...
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Pair flees BCSO, hides in mobile home
A man and woman tried to hide from law enforcement Tuesday afternoon by hiding in someone else’s mobile home. According to the Bartow County Sheriff’s Office incident report, a deputy was performin...
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Defendants, including 3 athletes, get $25K bail
Bail was set at $25,000 Tuesday afternoon by Bartow County Superior Court Judge Carey Nelson for four defendants with various drug charges, including three Cass High School athletes, relating back ...
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Man shot after argument with girlfriend
An argument Monday night went awry when one person was shot. A man and woman were arguing outside in the area of Hannon Way at Fredda Lane about 10 p.m. when a male suspect shot the man in the neck...
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Miles Terrell serves community through faith
For Miles Terrell, a 2011 Cass High School graduate and Eagle Scout, all of his accomplishments and community efforts have been made possible through his faith in God. As he approaches his junior y...
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Miles Terrell serves community through faith
For Miles Terrell, a 2011 Cass High School graduate and Eagle Scout, all of his accomplishments and community efforts have been made possible through his faith in God. As he approaches his junior y...
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Euharlee CERT gains steam, aims for certification
With two tornadoes within two years, the need for volunteer response in a disaster is evident. For citizens of Euharlee, forming a community emergency response team to support public safety followe...
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Complex ups security after armed robbery
Less than 18 hours after two armed suspects held a woman and her son at gunpoint, neighbors gathered in the driveway area of 51 Fairview St., working on vehicles while kids played catch and teens t...
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New AMS is ‘all about community’
On Thursday, community members were able to get a sneak peek at the new Adairsville Middle School. The Cartersville-Bartow County Chamber of Commerce facilitated the event, which included guided to...
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High school athletes among 7 arrested in first 'molly' bust
In the first seizure of its kind in Bartow County, agents from the Bartow-Cartersville Drug Task Force on Tuesday arrested five for possession of a “new” drug. DTF Commander Capt. Mark Mayton said ...
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Rucker eyes DYW of Georgia title
With the Distinguished Young Woman of Georgia title in reach, Brooke Rucker is excited to represent her hometown at the next stage of the scholarship program. If she were to win Saturday, she would...
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Taylor approves property tax hike
After three public hearings and “more telephone calls than I could count,” Bartow County Commissioner Steve Taylor gave his stamp of approval to a 25 percent millage rate increase. “This is approve...
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