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Dads and daughters dance
Fathers and daughters gathered Saturday evening at the Cartersville Civic Center for the 5th annual Daddy-Daughter Dance sponsored by the Cartersville Parks and Recreation Department with help from...
Feb 19, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
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BARTOW BIO — Phillips plans for a greener tomorrow
With the digital age upon us, Missy Phillips longs for the quiet solitude found only in nature -- specifically among the trees. Scottish poet Alexander Smith once penned, "A man doesn't plant a tre...
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Sign-ups under way for Bartow County Hospitality Association's FAM Tour Feb. 23
To further acquaint representatives of the tourism and hospitality industry with treasures in their backyard, the Bartow County Hospitality Association will offer a FAM -- Familiarization -- Tour F...
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Proposed electric rate hike raises ire from area manufacturers
A proposed electric rate increase drew attention from some of the area's largest manufacturers as representatives attended Thursday's meeting of the Cartersville City Council from as far as Missour...
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Bartow's Budget: Citizen concerns over budget target animal control
* Editor’s Note: This is the first in an ongoing series that will look at Bartow County’s budget by department. Concerns over the county’s operating budget for 2012 continue to be raised even after...
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March for Babies campaign kicks off
With both of her children born prematurely, Katherine Fisher knows first hand how the March of Dimes benefits the health of newborns through education, research and advocacy. Currently serving as t...
Feb 16, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 23 23 recommendations | email to a friend
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H&H Realty announces re-opening of Plantation Golf Course
After nearly an entire year, the former Plantation Golf Club will soon reopen as Woodland Hills Golf Club just in time for spring. Mark Harris, partner and broker of H&H Realty, announced Wednesday...
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St. Luke A.M.E. Church offers Wild Feast
Continuing the long-standing tradition of the Wild Feast, Joy Hill is coordinating the event that her late father, the Rev. Matthew D. Hill, helped spearhead at St. Luke A.M.E. Church. On Sunday, t...
Feb 15, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
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STARS Pre-K, Ombudsman to close doors in fall; positions safe
As Bartow County schools adjust to the 2012 school year's cost-cutting measures, more changes are ahead in the fall, when the Bartow County Learning Center will absorb the Ombudsman program and the...
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Community remembers businessman Perkins
A legacy of accomplishment will remain as friends and family mourn the passing of Morrel (Morrell) Perkins. Transforming the face of Kingston's historic downtown, Perkins, who died Monday at the ag...
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State lawmakers near halfway mark
Returning to the Capitol today after a long weekend, state legislators will mark the session's halfway mark on Thursday. Seeing a relatively calm and routine first half, lawmakers expect the second...
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Legislators call on business owners to aid in red tape reduction
With government regulations extending into every business sector, state lawmakers are looking to reduce cumbersome requirements on small business. Business owners experiencing excessive state regul...
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Cass High JROTC building confidence
While the projected LakePoint facility is a hot topic for drawing revenue into Bartow County, the new Cass High School Army JROTC confidence course could draw thousands to Bartow for Raider Team co...
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Floral business looks rosy for Valentine's Day
For Country Treasures Florist and Cartersville Florist, extra planning and manpower are the key ingredients to ensuring their Valentine's Day orders flow smoothly. With it being their biggest holid...
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Wintry mix moves through
The cold snap that swept in late last week will bring a chance of wintry weather through early today. According to the National Weather Service, an upper level low that moved across north Georgia l...
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