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U.S. Disc Dog World Finals in Cartersville
Mona Konishi, of Shiga, Japan, and her 3-year-old Belgian Malinois, Laika, are currently visiting Cartersville for the upcoming U.S. Disc Dog World Finals to be held at Dellinger Park Oct. 15 and 1...
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Pettit Environmental Preserve presents Owls & Spiders & Bats, Oh My! -- A Fall Hike Oct. 22
For Marina Robertson, executive director for the Pettit Environmental Preserve, a recent visit to the Chattahoochee Nature Center sparked a newfound respect for owls. Among the many interesting fac...
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Tensions flare in cultural awareness training
We have been through this before -- racism, bigotry, hatred. In the 1940s, it was the Japanese. In the 1960s, it was the black population. Today, it's Muslims, Arabs, Sikhs, anyone who looks remote...
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White UMC Chic-O-Pen Festival Saturday
Safeguarding his former pastor's recipe for more than 30 years, Bob McMillan will once again create the renowned, classified barbecue sauce for Saturday's Chic-O-Pen Festival. Starting at 8 a.m., t...
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Euharlee increases fines, discusses traffic signals
Citizens of Euharlee can expect to pay larger fines for various crimes in the future as the city council voted to accept all proposed amendments to fines and forfeitures listed in a city ordinance ...
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Library to hold first crafts fair
The Bartow County Friends of the Library will hold its first craft fair on Oct. 29 in hopes of drawing a crowd for local artists while raising money for the library. "What we've thought about is a ...
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Three shooters denied bond
Three men accused of firing on motorists and a Georgia State Patrol trooper over the weekend were denied bond in Cherokee County Magistrate Court Tuesday afternoon. Judge James Drane III said, "The...
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Atlanta tops the chart in rush hour commute time
A new study puts Atlanta area commuters No. 1 on the list but last to make it home. According to the Texas Transportation Institute's 2011 Urban Mobility Report, Atlanta ranked modestly in most com...
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Advocates honors partners, volunteers
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Bartow County Hospitality Association gets off to promising start
Even though the Bartow County Hospitality Association’s first meeting drew modest attendance on Thursday, the group’s organizers are pleased that the gathering featured a wide cross section of repr...
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Health department issues food service scores
The following food service inspections were issued by the Bartow County Health Department from Sept. 25 to Oct. 1: * Burger King, 4 N. Dixie Ave. in Cartersville, inspected Sept. 28, 95/A; * Gourme...
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Kingston discusses grant for overhauling water system
Kingston's work session Monday night saw a number of discussion items, many of which will go forward next week for a vote. Tabled last month due to the absence of Councilman Ed Miklas, the installa...
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Friends remember Judge Jere White
Former District Attorney and Superior Court Judge Jere Field White passed away Monday on St. Simon's Island. White served Bartow County and north Georgia for more than 20 years. Bartow County Admin...
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Multi-unit task force captures interstate shooters
A coordinated manhunt between numerous regional agencies ended about 5 p.m. Monday when the last of the suspects in a Sunday shooting was apprehended. With helicopters circling in the air over roug...
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CFD encourages residents to keep homes safe during Fire Prevention Week
What's the best way to protect your family from fire? Be ahead of the game, of course. With more than 360,000 home fires reported in the United States in 2009, according to the nonprofit National F...
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