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Sunday's apartment fire shows importance of construction codes
Two families have been displaced and received assistance from the American Red Cross after a fire suddenly tore through the attic of one unit at the Cartersville Stonehaven Circle apartment complex...
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Experts hope to ease concern over flesh-eating bacteria
Due to recent media attention and heightened public awareness, necrotizing fasciitis, also known as flesh-eating bacteria, has experts advising that serious infections are rare and no cause for gen...
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Franklin serves community through his faith
Father, missionary and community servant David Franklin has spent his time in Bartow County aiding the area through missions such as SPLASH [Show People Love and Share Him] Bartow and National Day ...
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Christmas in July seeks donations of food, school supplies
With North Bartow Community Services' food pantry currently half-stocked, the Christmas in July campaign will provide a lifeline of support during the summer months. Organized by the United Way of ...
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BARTOW BLOTTER — 6.17
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 ...
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A father's business transcends generations
Mack Matthews opened his Cartersville automotive garage in 1955. Today, Matthews Garage operates out of three shops with 22 employees and regularly wins industry awards for service and performance....
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Euharlee BBQ event was smokin' hot
The community gathered at Frankie Harris Park in Euharlee on Saturday to enjoy live entertainment, arts and craft vendors, games, a car and truck show as well as barbecue during the Euharlee Covere...
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Candidates vie for Chief Magistrate position
Republican Marlon Haney and Democrat Paul Nally are running against incumbent Republican Thomas Moseley for the position of Bartow County Chief Magistrate Judge in the July 31 primary. The chief ma...
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Entrepreneur continues career with new enthusiasm
Trisha Murphy opened her first business shortly after graduating from Cass High School, ever since, she has grown, diversified and adapted to meet demands. Now, she continues to manage two thriving...
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Children learn financial lesson at basketball camp
Learning from a professional is what attracts a lot of campers to the summer programs of the Eddie Lee Wilkins Youth Association, but most are probably expecting to learn about basketball -- not co...
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Good Neighbor receives funding for computer lab
The Good Neighbor Homeless Shelter's dream of housing a computer lab is coming to fruition, courtesy of funds secured by Heritage Baptist Church and the Rotary Club of Bartow County. "In this case,...
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One dead, one injured in I-75 crash
One person was pronounced dead at Cartersville Medical Center Wednesday after being transported by Bartow's Emergency Medical Services following a single-vehicle accident on Interstate 75 northboun...
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CVB seeks sponsors for Miss Georgia USA, Miss Georgia Teen USA pageants
With the Miss Georgia USA and Miss Georgia Teen USA pageants about five months away, the Cartersville-Bartow County Convention & Visitors Bureau is busy recruiting sponsors to help cover expenses a...
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Fowler follows dream of being a music promoter
Along with being a small business owner, a former sheriff's deputy and past Emerson chief of police, Herb Fowler is adding music promoter to his résumé. Saturday marked the Cartersville native's pr...
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Commissioner candidates vie for votes at final forum
In the third and final debate before the July 31 Republican primary for Bartow County Commissioner, candidates tried to differentiate themselves from the pack. The five qualified candidates took th...
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