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Witnesses: Man acting ‘kind of crazy’ before being hit by train
A 48-year-old man struck and killed by a train Thursday night about 9:50 was acting strange, according to witnesses. A Cartersville police report said John Martin Ceresoli Jr. of Cartersville was e...
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Cartersville approves electric rate increase
Cartersville Electric Service customers can expect increased fees on Feb. 19, 2013, for metered consumption and on Nov. 20 for outdoor lighting with the Cartersville City Council’s approval of an e...
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Bartow Health Access appeals to physicians, other medical professionals
Citing a clinic in Jasper, Bartow Health Access representatives on Thursday reached out to medical professionals in hopes of adding a physician to the staff. The Cartersville nonprofit is looking t...
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Holiday offerings to benefit Bartow County Library System Saturday
On Saturday, the Friends of the Bartow County Library System will present a pair of events that will benefit the library’s three branches. Area residents are encouraged to kick off their holiday sh...
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LakePoint breaks ground on 'revolutionary' sports complex
Applause and fanfare was in no short supply Thursday as the first dirt was moved in a ceremony to mark the beginning of construction on LakePoint Sporting Community and Town Center. Billed as “revo...
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BCSO searching for wanted fugitive
Staff Report The Bartow County Sheriff’s Office is searching for a fugitive by the name of Derrick Ramone Walker after he eluded police following a high-speed chase down Interstate 75. At approxima...
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Local 2011 crime stats follow national agency, conflict with data from FBI
National statistics released within the past month by two government agencies paint a conflicting picture of personal and property crimes in this country. The U.S. Bureau of Justice Statistics repo...
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Chatt Tech students prepare for disaster
On Wednesday morning, nursing and emergency medical services students at Chattahoochee Technical College’s North Metro Campus received a Halloween scare. Instead of reporting to a field on the camp...
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Stilesboro Chrysanthemum Show turns 100 Saturday
For Darlene Sproull Wallace, the Stilesboro Chrysanthemum Show is an annual walk down memory lane. “It’s a tradition,” said Wallace, referring to the flower show, which is held at the pre-Civil War...
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Home owners urged to prepare for winter
Following a cold snap brought on by Hurricane Sandy, Bartow County will see warmer weather this weekend — an opportunity for home owners to prepare for more cold weather to come. With a taste of wi...
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Early voting continues through Friday
Early voting in Bartow County has been busy for the past two weeks, turning out thousands to cast their ballot ahead of the Nov. 6 general election. As more Bartow residents continue to vote early ...
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Area residents head into storm to aid victims
Hurricane Sandy continues to pound the Northeast with high wind, heavy rain and potentially historic surge levels along the coast, and while most north Georgia residents feel only a sustained wind ...
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Chief magistrate candidates prepare for final vote
As Nov. 6 approaches, Republican incumbent Thomas Moseley and Democratic challenger Paul Nally continue to campaign for the position of Bartow County Chief Magistrate. The chief magistrate oversees...
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After 20 years, Culverhouse continues riding technological wave
For Jeff Culverhouse, starting a technology company in the early 1990s not only meant taking a financial risk, but testing the waters of a new and growing industry as well. A 1972 graduate of Carte...
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Cartersville electric rates to increase
Cartersville electric customers across the board will see an increase in their bills in the coming months as the city council considers recommendations from Cartersville Electric System and City Ma...
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