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Civil War Comes Alive! returns to Cartersville April 28
Inspiring people of all ages to reach their lifelong goals, Homer Sewell III never tires of portraying Abraham Lincoln. In the past 36 years, the former Cartersville resident has brought the 16th U...
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Home Depot donates garden, flagpole to Good Shepherd
Home Depot employees used their Thursday morning off to help Good Shepherd Foundation employees, workers and volunteers plant a garden. Team Depot, a community outreach program created by the compa...
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Legal community gives back through Food Frenzy
Georgia Attorney General Sam Olens was on hand Friday for the Bartow County Bar Association meeting to help raise awareness for an upcoming food drive hosted by members of the legal community state...
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Local rep says drug testing for welfare constitutional
Gov. Nathan Deal on Monday signed into law a bill that will require citizens seeking welfare to pass a drug test before receiving benefits. While similar laws have been struck down in other states ...
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Students take roles in community on Civic Youth Day
High school students from Bartow County, Cartersville and Excel Christian Academy on Thursday took an active role exploring future career options during the 56th annual Civic Youth Day, sponsored i...
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ATR takes home state manufacturer of the year award
Cartersville-based Applied Thermoplastic Resources was named Thursday as the Georgia Small Manufacturer of the Year. Laying claim to one of only three Manufacturer of the Year Awards handed out by ...
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'Say Yes to the Dress: Bridesmaids' to feature Cartersville ties tonight
Tonight's back-to-back episodes of "Say Yes to the Dress: Bridesmaids," will feature a pair of Bartow connections. Two Cartersville brides will be featured on the TLC show, which is filmed at brida...
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Bartow, city schools art show under way at Booth
Through May 13, the annual Bartow County and Cartersville City Schools Art Show is enabling budding young artists to showcase their work in a Smithsonian Affiliate. On display in the Booth Western ...
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Great American Cleanup aims to reduce litter
Volunteers still sought for Saturday cleanups
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Chamber kicks off Manufacturer Appreciation Week
With 137 industries employing 9,342 people, manufacturers make a significant contribution to Bartow County's economy. For one week a year, Bartow County in coordination with the state of Georgia, c...
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Pettit Environmental Preserve to observe Earth Day
To promote the reduce, recycle and reuse mantra, the Bag Monster will visit the Pettit Environmental Preserve's Earth Day Hike event on Saturday, courtesy of Keep Bartow Beautiful. Donning a costum...
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Career academy seeks businesses' input
The Needs Assessment Committee of the Bartow County College and Career Academy will be sending out a survey to local business and industry this week to gather input on the areas in which they would...
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EVHS' Hoggs for Dogs benefit on tap Saturday
On Saturday, the Etowah Valley Humane Society is hoping a motorcycle poker run will draw needed awareness and funds for its Cartersville operation. Titled Hoggs for Dogs, the seventh annual benefit...
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Adairsville celebrates 150th anniversary of the Great Locomotive Chase
Adairsville celebrated the 150th anniversary of The Great Locomotive Chase in a three day event called Heritage Day, held in downtown Adairsville, Thursday through Saturday afternoon. "It was a lot...
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Rydal grandmother becomes black belt in Choi Kwang Do
Being promoted to a first degree black belt at 69, Annie Carter is proof that age is just a number. For the past three years, the Rydal resident has trained at Choi Kwang Do Martial Art in Cartersv...
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