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Kingston begins budget analysis for future adoption
As March approaches and the city of Kingston has not yet adopted a final operating budget for the new year, the mayor and council are holding public meetings to offer ideas on how to solve financia...
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Friendship Table brings warm food to many
Just like the Friendship Table's warm food and generous volunteers, Clifford Landrum has become a fixture at the First Presbyterian Church of Cartersville's weekly offering. In addition to dining w...
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BARTOW BLOTTER — 2.26
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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Woodland graduate excels on stage in New York
With determination and effort, 2007 Woodland High School Graduate Damian Lemar Hudson is now taking the stage in New York under the direction of an award winning playwright. Hudson left Bartow Coun...
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BARTOW BIO — After 20 years, Campbell rests his case as district attorney
Joseph Campbell leaves an impression -- on judge, jury, witness and press. His imposing manner and no-nonsense demeanor make him a force inside the courtroom -- and out. Before Campbell began his b...
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Bartow's Budget: Rising gas prices may raise Bartow transit fees
* Editor's Note: This is part of an ongoing series that will look at Bartow County's budget by department. Traveling through Bartow County is not always simple with hectic traffic. To help ease the...
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Improper insulation disposal initiates HAZMAT incident
A company's improper disposal of polyurethane foam insulation products Thursday evening led to an hours-long hazardous materials situation on Northpoint Parkway in Acworth. The two chemicals used i...
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Cartersville mail processing center slated for closure
With no financial relief in sight, the U.S. Postal Service is pushing ahead with planned cuts to more than 260 mail processing centers around the nation, part of a billion-dollar cost-cutting effor...
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St. Luke A.M.E. promotes National Week of Prayer for the Healing of AIDS
As an HIV-positive African-American, Terri Gardner is striving to hinder the transmission of the human immunodeficiency virus that can lead to AIDS. Working toward this goal, the Cartersville resid...
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Downtown Development Authority recognizes businesses for downtown investment
Commissioner Brown awarded for public service
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Bartow worshippers observe Lenten season
With several churches conducting services in Cartersville, hundreds of worshippers observed Ash Wednesday on Feb. 22. Along with ashes being placed on parishioners' foreheads, Ash Wednesday is know...
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Symposium aims to educate about lupus
For those suffering from lupus, as well as their family members and friends, understanding the nature of the autoimmune disease is an important part of managing daily life. Hoping to aid in that pr...
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Economic development annual meeting gives positive outlook
Highlights of Bartow County's 2011 economic development activity included sizable project announcements and industrial expansions. In gratitude for added jobs and capital investments, area business...
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Marty Stuart to perform March 10 at Southeastern Cowboy Gathering
With musical instrument contests and a concert headlined by Marty Stuart on tap, the sounds of the West will play an essential role in the ninth annual Southeastern Cowboy Gathering. On Saturday, M...
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Deal: State to partner with Google to aid businesses
Gov. Nathan Deal announced Monday a partnership with Google that will bring free websites to small businesses throughout Georgia. "Georgia Get Your Business Online" will help drive economic growth ...
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