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BCSO nabs armed robbery suspect
A suspect in a Wednesday afternoon armed robbery has been captured. According to a Bartow County Sheriff’s Office release, John Anderson Gibbs was arrested Wednesday at Cartersville Medical Center ...
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Operation Christmas Child collection week starts Monday
For local relay center coordinators Stacy Cook and Mandi Durham, Operation Christmas Child is a bonding experience for families that delivers a message of hope to youth across the globe. “I think y...
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Lung Cancer Awareness highlights dangers of radon gas
The month of November is recognized as Lung Cancer Awareness Month bringing attention to a disease claiming more than 160,000 lives each year. As the leading cause of cancer deaths in America, lung...
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Adairsville approves police software purchase
The Adairsville Police Department is set to become more efficient and potentially more effective after receiving approval to purchase mobile data terminals for its patrol vehicles. The terminals ar...
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UWG creates 'Bones'-like mock forensic crime scene
As the sun pierced through the autumn leaves in a quiet meadow behind the bustling University of West Georgia campus, the faux remains of a female “victim” rested in a staged crime scene, awaiting ...
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CSL taking orders for Poinsettia Sale
To help area residents decorate for the holiday season, the Cartersville Service League is taking orders through Nov. 14 for its Poinsettia Sale. Started in 2006, the fundraiser is among the organi...
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Suspect flees traffic stop, hides in trash can
While a Carterville police officer conducted a traffic stop the night of Nov. 5, one of the suspects fled the vehicle and was later discovered hiding in a trash can. The officer stopped a white Che...
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Voter turnout matches 2008 levels
With 36,149 ballots cast in Bartow County, the 2012 general election pulled 71.28 percent of registered active voters — a turnout rate nearly equal to that of the 2008 general election. In 2008, du...
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Final, unofficial Bartow County election results
Final election-night results from Bartow County came in late Tuesday after tabulating 16,078 absentee votes and were not included in Wednesday’s edition of The Daily Tribune News. The following are...
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Emerson leaders pleased with local election results
With the passage of a Freeport Tax Exemption referendum and Sunday sales referendum, Emerson City Council member Charles Lowry and Mayor Al Pallone see their city becoming more competitive economic...
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Taylorsville Elementary named a 'Highest-Performing School'
Taylorsville Elementary School has ranked among the 5 percent of Title I schools in the state, being named a “Highest-Performing School” recently by the Georgia Department of Education. “These scho...
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The following information — names
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 a ...
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Bartow backs Mitt Romney; Obama re-elected
Bartow County voters on Tuesday night heavily favored Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney on a night that did not go his way. In Bartow, Romney pulled in 75.15 percent of the vote, or 14,...
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Election officials expect crowds
Bartow County polling places will be open today from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. for voters to cast their ballots for president, a number of local offices and two state constitutional ammendments. Between in-...
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Making a difference: Cass High graduate discovers medical calling through Georgia Army National Guard
As he eyes his second deployment to Afghanistan, Jesse Bagley considers himself fortunate to be a member of the Georgia Army National Guard’s 48th Infantry Brigade Combat Team. Along with helping h...
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