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Pumphouse Junior to present 'Round the World Tales' Friday
With “Round the World Tales” highlighting life lessons in various plot lines, its director, Olivia Cantrell, believes the Pumphouse Junior production will appeal to audience members of all ages. An...
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Pipe containing meth found during strip search
After a woman was arrested during a traffic stop late Tuesday night, a meth pipe was allegedly found in a body cavity. A Cartersville police officer pulled over a blue Chevrolet pickup near the int...
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Taylor approves contract for repairs to GSP post
Bartow County Commissioner Steve Taylor considered five items at a called meeting Wednesday. He approved a contract with CDB Construction for $89,414 for interior repairs to the five-year-old Georg...
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Northwest Georgia Daylily Society Garden Tour takes bloom Saturday
Nestled along the Etowah River, the 5-acre property known as RiverScape Gardens creates a unique backdrop for Morgan and Deb Akin’s daylily collection, which has blossomed since taking root in 2010...
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White amends sewer bond ordinance
During a called meeting Tuesday night, the White City Council cleared one of its last hurdles before construction can start on the long-planned city sewer project. The council amended a bond ordina...
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Euharlee council considers shorter fall festival
In the five minutes necessary to move the Euharlee City Council’s work session from a call to order to adjournment, one topic was discussed and another was tabled. Mayor Pro-Tem Steve Worthington, ...
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Knife pulled out during assault
When a woman was assaulted early Saturday morning, the suspect allegedly pulled a knife on her. A Bartow County Sheriff’s Office deputy was called to the McKaskey Creek Road residence and spoke wit...
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Summer reading continues at Summer Hill
The Bartow County Library Board, an organization comprised mostly of retired, local educators, began its summer reading program to encourage local students to enhance their skills. Janice Brownlee,...
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Residents get first look at proposed pipeline
Bartow County residents got their first look Monday night at a proposed natural gas pipeline that may run through the western side of the county. Williams, a natural gas company based in Tulsa, Okl...
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Roberts finds calling in Liberia
Through Orphan Aid, Liberia, Daryl Roberts has enhanced the lives of hundreds of Liberian children. Spearheaded by the Cartersville resident, Orphan Aid, Liberia was established in 2008 through the...
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Man files suit after gun denied at Allatoona campground
A Paulding County man has filed a federal lawsuit after he was denied permission to carry a gun onto U.S. Army Corps of Engineers property. David James and GeorgiaCarry.org filed the suit Thursday ...
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Bus catches fire on interstate
A bus filled with 35 passengers — 32 Boy Scouts and three adults — caught fire on I-75 south at mile marker 291 after mechanical problems in the engine compartment. Two passengers suffered smoke in...
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Georgia Power camp energizes students’ interest in science
A chorus of buzzers sound off in a Cartersville Middle School classroom June 5 as students about to move into eighth grade learn about electricity. The buzzers sound off one by one before 20 are sh...
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Library contends for $1,500 e-book credit
The Bartow County Library System is hoping to boost e-book checkouts during June to win a $1,500 credit toward future e-book purchases. The e-book vendor, OverDrive, offered the challenge and stipu...
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Friends assume new role as fathers of the brides
With the nation currently experiencing the height of wedding season, Euharlee resident Mark Bagnell and his friend of at least 13 years, Keith Hufstetler, are preparing to walk their daughters down...
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