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Adairsville council honors storm recovery volunteers
Adairsville’s mayor and city council set aside planning the city’s future to honor some heroes of the recent past at last night’s work session. Mayor Evan King recognized four volunteers from Barto...
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Teen threatens grandmother, flees police
A 14-year-old fled deputies Monday on Benefield Circle after threatening his grandmother with a knife. The victim said she argued with the boy about his disrespect for her and his siblings. She sai...
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Arts Festival at Rose Lawn returns this weekend
Describing Rose Lawn Museum as a “marvel of architecture,” Cartersville-Bartow County Convention & Visitors Bureau Deputy Director Regina Wheeler believes the Rev. Samuel Porter Jones’ former resid...
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Service League rummage sale begins Thursday
To generate funds for children’s charities, the Cartersville Service League will offer merchandise for discount prices at its annual rummage sale. On Thursday, the benefit will kick off from 10 a.m...
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Archer helps Cartersville's downtown buildings maintain their historic integrity
As chairperson of the Cartersville Historic Preservation Commission, Daneise Archer enjoys helping the city retain its historic charm. Appointed by the Cartersville City Council, the HPC hears and ...
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Alliance provides lifeline to Bartow's arts community
As Kindermusik Educator Katie Hurley prompted toddlers to wiggle their fingers and toes, The Arts Center was filled with an abundance of smiles and creative energy Wednesday. A music and movement p...
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Relay for Life raises money, inspires hope
Once again, Relay for Life combined joyous moments of celebration with somber times of reflection while raising funds for a cause that has affected so many. On Friday night, lasting into Saturday m...
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Barge to base campaign on education, job growth
By filing his application Tuesday, State School Superintendent John Barge officially launched his Republican campaign for governor of Georgia. It will be a campaign focusing on improving Georgia’s ...
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Barton Funeral Home expands into new building
After many years of serving families from the historic building on Adairsville’s Main Street, Barton Funeral Home has moved into a new building just blocks away. Now located on Summer Street, in wh...
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AHS students learn election day
Votes cast this year for Adairsville High School’s homecoming court and student council will be a little easier to count, thanks to the aid of voting machines provided by the Bartow County Election...
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A sick child holds on to hope
Eleven-year-old Dalton Robinson knows what it means to fight; he has endured multiple surgeries and many long-term hospital stays since the age of 2. In 2004, Dalton became very sick when his esoph...
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Officer uses footprints to track naked, drunk man
At 2:27 a.m. Saturday, a Bartow County Sheriff’s Office deputy responded to a call about a naked man walking through a neighborhood, according to the BCSO incident report. The complainant told the ...
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Goodwill to host job fair in Cartersville
The Cartersville Career Center location for Goodwill of North Georgia, 929 Joe Frank Harris Parkway S.E., will host a job fair Thursday, Sept. 12, from 10 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. “Our career centers are...
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School Daze blossoms Sept. 14, 15
For Magnolia Garden Club President Jo Ann Dorsey, the upcoming School Daze flower show is the ideal opportunity for her fellow members and the Bartow County Master Gardeners to share their love of ...
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Man runs from police
On Tuesday, a man monitoring a police scanner in his home knew law enforcement was on their way to arrest him and he was ready to run, according to a Bartow County Sheriff’s Office incident report....
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