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BARTOW BIO — World renown photojournalist Neil McGahee calls Bartow home
Today, at home near Cassville, Neil McGahee looks forward to long hunts and quiet trout streams, a far cry from the profession he has excelled in -- capturing images of war-torn battlefields and fo...
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Cowboy Santa delights kids at Booth
Children gathered together Saturday at the Booth Western Art Museum to enjoy breakfast and have their pictures taken with Santa -- dressed in his best cowboy outfit. Along with his traditional red ...
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AES grants widespread
While Bartow County teachers for years have been applying for grants through the Bartow County Education Foundation to supplement their curriculum, Adairsville Elementary School Principal Melissa Z...
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Christmas cheer is spread through giving
The spirit of Christmas and holiday mirth will be on display across Bartow County in the coming weeks as members of the community reach out to those in need. An economy struggling to regain momentu...
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Adairsville accepts K-9 unit donation
The Adairsville City Council voted Thursday to accept a K-9 unit offered to the city at no charge. A three-year-old, male German Shepherd named Dagger has been added to the force, donated by David ...
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EVHS works toward becoming more self-sustaining
As the new year approaches, Etowah Valley Humane Society Director Bryan Canty is striving to help his Cartersville nonprofit become more self-sufficient. With the goal in reach, he is encouraging t...
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Blankets of Hope teams up with Helping Hands Ministry to support financially struggling residents
Through Blankets of Hope, Ashley Rogers continues to bring warmth to financially struggling residents. Until the end of February, the Cartersville resident is collecting materials from the communit...
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Bartow reapplies for recreational trail grant
Fans of the Pine Mountain Trail will be glad to know Bartow County has applied for a second year in the race for a recreational trail grant connecting the popular trail to the Hurricane Hollow gree...
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Adairsville to vote on K-9 donation
The Adairsville City Council will vote Thursday on accepting the donation of a K-9 police dog. Brought before the council at Tuesday's work session, the Adairsville Police Department has been offer...
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Holiday musical offerings set for Bartow County this weekend
With three concerts on tap this weekend, The sounds of the season will ring out in Bartow County. Atlanta Pops Orchestra The Atlanta Pops Orchestra -- the second offering in The Century Bank Entert...
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White amends budget
The White City Council met on Monday, approving several changes to their previously approved $445,000 budget. City manager Jane Richards said the budget has been boiled down to about $435,000. "My ...
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Signs of LakePoint's arrival cropping up
Signs of life are appearing at the future site of LakePoint Sporting Community & Town Center. A promotion board sits in front of the construction offices on Ga. Highway 293 in Emerson, heralding th...
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Chamber declares victory in jobs stimulus campaign, sets second goal
Likening the victory to that of David over Goliath, the Cartersville-Bartow County Chamber of Commerce, government officials and members of the community gathered Monday to mark the first goal in t...
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Three more syringes discovered in Walmart clothing
The Bartow County Sheriff's Office is continuing the investigation into the discovery of syringes found in clothing at the Cartersville Walmart location. According to Sheriff Clark Millsap, three a...
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Booth Western Art Museum to unveil 37-foot totem pole Wednesday
On Wednesday, the public is invited to welcome the Booth Western Art Museum's newest and largest art piece. Standing at 37 feet, the Nishga Totem Pole will be unveiled on the venue's north lawn at ...
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