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3 injured in shooting
A holiday party in Cassville turned violent Sunday afternoon when a gunman fired four or five shots into the crowd. Two hundred to 300 people were attending the event, which some described as a rod...
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Exposure everything at Vendors Show
A steady stream of customers, promoters and the just plain curious wandered the aisles of the Etowah Ballrooms at the Clarence Brown Conference Center Saturday perusing nail wraps, wickless candles...
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Anheuser-Busch completes first run of emergency water canning
For 24 hours starting Wednesday, Line 61 in the Cartersville Anheuser-Busch brewery stopped filling aluminum cans to the brim with beer. Instead it fired stream after stream of filtered water into ...
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Local foundation aids learning
The Bartow Education Foundation, headed by Executive Director Dot Frasier, is a non-profit organization that works to supplement funding to the Bartow County School System. Last year, the BEF suppl...
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9-year-old heart patient takes oath as honorary deputy
With his right hand raised high, 9-year-old Warren Thacker on Friday repeated his oath of office as an honorary deputy with the Bartow County Sheriff’s Office. “Welcome aboard, sir,” Sheriff Clark ...
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Georgia Wildlife Rescue Association seeks Bartow volunteers
With this time of year being known as “baby season” for many animal species, Georgia Wildlife Rescue Association actively is recruiting volunteers to aid in its statewide efforts. Because time is o...
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Unopposed primary candidates cruise through election night
Staff Report As candidates seeking office across the state waited for election results Tuesday night, a number of incumbent Bartow County legislators and judges did not have to worry about challeng...
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Sales by the drink pass in Bartow County
By Jason Lowrey jason.lowrey@daily-tribune.com The unincorporated portions of Bartow County approved sales by the drink and Sunday sales by the drink during the Tuesday referendum. As of press time...
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Carson sweeps to victory in Adairsville mayoral contest
By Neil B. McGahee neil.mcgahee@daily-tribune.com Kenneth “K.C.” Carson tallied 53.6 percent of the vote, scoring a surprisingly easy victory in Adairsville’s special mayoral election. Carson, 49, ...
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Bartow County primary turnout 'disappointing'
By Jason Lowrey jason.lowrey@daily-tribune.com Bartow County turnout for Tuesday’s statewide primary was best described as “disappointing,” according to election officials. The county’s voter turno...
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Bartow child drowns in Floyd County
A 5-year-old Bartow County child drowned Friday while visiting his grandfather. Floyd County Deputy Corner Gene Proctor said Justice Caden Mayo was visiting his grandfather in Floyd County. During ...
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Iona 'Onie' Williams
Iona “Onie” Williams, 77, of Taylorsville, passed away Wednesday, May 21, 2014. Mrs. Williams was born April 25, 1937, in Bartow County, the daughter of the late Elbert and Maggie Zeal Hardin Dean,...
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@White=[C] Enforcement agencies urge safety in driving, boating
@White=[C] With Memorial Day marking the start of the summer recreation season, local and state-level law enforcement agencies are asking drivers and boaters to be safe and exercise caution while e...
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Clarence Brown Conference Center's Summer Concert Series kicks off June 21
By Marie Nesmith marie.nesmith@daily-tribune.com The Clarence Brown Conference Center will usher in the first day of summer with the debut of its Summer Concert Series. The free-admission performan...
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Jail institutes riot control training
By Jessica Loeding jessica.loeding@daily-tribune.com The clacking of wooden batons and calls of “Move back” echo around the sally port of the Bartow County Jail as 14 jail deputies undergo riot con...
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