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Adairsville council honors fallen police officer
Before tackling the Aug. 8 meeting agenda, the Adairsville City Council paid its respects to a fallen police officer. “Wednesday morning, we became aware that K9 Harley, who had been with the depar...
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Bow Wow Meow Family Festival to stress responsible pet ownership Aug. 17
Focusing on the younger generation, the Etowah Valley Humane Society will present the Bow Wow Meow Family Festival Aug. 17. To be held at the Cartersville Civic Center from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., the s...
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Citizens academy comes back to BCSO
Staff Report As part of its community involvement efforts, the Bartow County Sheriff’s Office once again plans to host a Citizens’ Law Enforcement Academy. Last fall, the course returned after a fo...
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Woman leaves children in car, lies about missing child
A woman arrested after leaving her two children in the car admitted she lied to police about a missing child “so she would not get in trouble.” Deputies were called to Wal-Mart on Wednesday about 6...
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Systems prep for school traffic; tax-free holiday begins
City and county roads this week experienced an influx of back-to-school traffic with hundreds of school buses making their rounds for the first time since May. Jody Elrod, Bartow County School Syst...
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HR seminar attracts crowd
The Georgia Highlands College Advisory Council held its annual Managing Human Resources Seminar Thursday at the college’s Cartersville campus, providing guests with information on a myriad of topic...
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Vehicle strikes woman, driver still at large
One man is still at large after allegedly striking a woman with his vehicle, while another was arrested for allegedly throwing a log at the suspect. Tuesday at approximately 7 p.m., a Bartow County...
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Euharlee approves 5 Forks Road project
The drive down 5 Forks Road in Euharlee will be easier in a few months with the widening of the bridge near Frankie Harris Park. The Euharlee City Council approved the bridge widening project durin...
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Downtown Cartersville's Historic Wellness Walk takes shape
Placing an educational spin on physical activity, the Community Health Network is creating the Downtown Cartersville’s Historic Wellness Walk in partnership with Bartow History Museum and Cartersvi...
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Schools discuss policies in light of drug arrests
Although county school officials said they had received no outside pressure, Bartow and Cartersville school system representatives and law enforcement officials gathered Tuesday for a press confere...
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Community gathers to celebrate BCCCA
On Monday, dozens of community members filled the cafeteria of the Bartow County College and Career Academy on Grassdale Road to celebrate its ribbon cutting. With school starting back tomorrow and...
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Nelson provides steadfast authority after more than a decade on the bench
Carey Nelson sits overlooking a crowded courtroom Tuesday during bond hearings. He speaks little, but when he does, there is a firmness in his voice — a voice of authority. After more than a decade...
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Mellow Mushroom to sprout up in Cartersville
Downtown Cartersville is about to get a little more mellow. The Mellow Mushroom, a chain known as much for its art-filled restaurants tailored to each location as its pizza, is coming to Cartersvil...
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Cartersville releases 2024 draft master plan
At 38 pages, Cartersville’s Downtown Master Plan 2024 covers downtown and citizen surveys, survey and stakeholder comments, and property recommendations. Officials have been in the process of devel...
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Chatt Tech aids in BCCCA design
The Bartow County College and Career Academy will hold its ribbon cutting Monday at 4:30 p.m. and the school, which has acquired charter status, plans partnerships with local business, industry and...
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