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Cartersville Century seeks cyclists for Boys & Girls Clubs benefit
With the Cartersville Century set for June 30, supporters of the Boys & Girls Clubs of Bartow County are busy organizing the nonprofit's largest single fundraiser of the year. Started in 2000, the ...
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Acworth Residence Lost in Fire
Bartow County firefighters extinguish a fire on Clark Circle in Acworth around noon Thursday. BCFD Battalion Chief Sandy Turner, foreground, said the fire began in a bathroom after an electrical ma...
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The Grand's Elementary Camp presents 'It's Saturday!'
As a director for The Grand Theatre's Summer Music Theatre Camps, Craig Hurley has introduced the ins-and-outs of theater to aspiring thespians for nearly 10 years. Along with assistant director Kr...
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Kingston resident recognized for help with book research
Enjoying a national release this week, "American Tapestry" looks at the ancestry of First Lady Michelle Obama and traces her roots to Kingston. In her research for "American Tapestry: The Story of ...
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Sheriff's candidates address issues on drugs, open communication
Hot topics soared across the stage of The Grand Theatre Tuesday night as candidates Dan Knowles and Clark Millsap politely addressed current issues of concern to Bartow citizens. Drugs and public e...
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Booth's Summer Entertainment Series opens July 19
Impersonating Mark Twain for nearly five decades, Jim Dunham is delighted to continue providing the public a glimpse into the American author and humorist. Presenting about three shows annually, Du...
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Bartow schools Post 5 candidates take on law and board distractions
Bartow County Board of Education Post 5, Adairsville, candidates Anna Sullivan and Greg Bowen answered questions from the panel Tuesday at The Grand Theater ranging from the status of the Post 5 se...
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Senate District 52 hopefuls share stage Tuesday, tout individual records
Three candidates looking to fill the newly created Senate District 52 seat faced one another Tuesday at The Grand Theatre in an evening of debates. Hayden Collins, David Doss and Chuck Hufstetler t...
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The Legacy of Summer Hill to spur membership
On Saturday, the Summer Hill Heritage Group's membership drive looks to highlight and strengthen the legacy of the former African-American school. "It's sort of like a reunion/homecoming but the pu...
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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 ...
Jun 17, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 17 17 recommendations | email to a friend
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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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