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Unfair exit: Group petitions for change to proposed Third Army interchange
Call it the unfair exit. Under a proposed interchange at Interstate 75 and Third Army Road, a limited access road would bridge the distance from the interstate to U.S. Highway 41, effectively cutti...
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@White=[C] Superintendent's contract extension contested at Bartow board meeting
@White=[C] The Bartow County Board of Education on Monday voted to extend the contract of Superintendent John Harper for another two years. However, the vote wasn’t unanimous and board member Matt ...
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Cartersville cancer survivor celebrates life at CTCA ceremony
To celebrate her five-year, cancer-free milestone, Venetia Flowers took part in the commemorative tree planting ceremony at Cancer Treatment Centers of America at Midwestern Regional Medical Center...
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Man stabbed during argument with girlfriend
On Saturday just after 10 p.m., a Bartow County Sheriff’s Office deputy was dispatched to a Brandy Lane address in reference to a medical call later to be determined as an aggravated assault under ...
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Bartow superintendent's contract extension contested
The Bartow County Board of Education on Monday voted to extend the contract of Superintendent John Harper for another two years. However, the vote wasn’t unanimous and board member Matt Shultz, who...
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Unfair exit: Group petitions for change to proposed Third Army interchange
Call it the unfair exit. Under a proposed interchange at Interstate 75 and Third Army Road, a limited access road would bridge the distance from the interstate to U.S. Highway 41, effectively cutti...
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Teachers get schooled on Common Core
On Thursday and Friday, educators from Georgia, Alabama and Florida attended day-long Common Core State Standard workshops conducted by the company Discovery Education and held at the Bartow Learni...
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Children need fathers, fathers need children
I became a father for the first time on Dec. 23, 1992. I was barely more than a child myself, having married the love of my life on her 19th birthday, with me a scant six months older than her. Hav...
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Tyra markets CMC from director position
By Jessica Loeding jessica.loeding@daily-tribune.com It’s no wonder Ginger Tyra had no problem fitting into her new community three years ago. The effervescent 50-year-old treats everyone she meets...
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Men run from police
On Friday, at approximately 9:10 p.m. on Red Top Mountain Road and Waterside Drive in Emerson, the Bartow County Sheriff’s Office and Georgia State Patrol conducted a highway safety check, during w...
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Daylily society highlights private gardens on fundraising tour
Coming on the heels of its annual daylily exhibition and plant sale, the Northwest Georgia Daylily Society is hoping to grow funds for future endeavors through a garden tour. Scheduled for Saturday...
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Cartersville Ducks Unlimited brings home fundraising award; information meeting set for June 27
The Cartersville Ducks Unlimited Chapter found itself in the spotlight earlier this month with chapter-wide recognition for fundraising and an individual award going to Co-Chair Sarah Tonsmeire for...
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Fundraising underway for Relay for Life
With Bartow’s Relay for Life less than three months away, participating teams are busy fundraising for the American Cancer Society. “The different ways the teams are fundraising, a lot of them are ...
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Checkpoints target safe driving habits
Flashing lights and orange cones, deputies and a transport van. The scene at Waterside Drive near Red Top Mountain State Park was repeated across the county Friday night as authorities worked safet...
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Man attacked with knife during domestic dispute
While trying to calm a domestic dispute early Friday morning, a man was assaulted with a knife. According to the Bartow County Sheriff’s Office incident report, Brandon Alston assaulted a man who h...
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