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Home and garden show this weekend
Local green thumbs and home improvement enthusiasts this weekend will have the opportunity to speak with more than 50 vendors and hear from organic specialist and author “Dirt Doctor” Howard Garret...
Feb 22, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
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USACE urges boater education, offers annual day-use pass
Allatoona Lake and Lake Sidney Lanier boaters are invited to take part in a pilot program to encourage boater safety and education. Through the new program, recreational boaters earning a certifica...
Feb 22, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
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Barnsley clerk dead in murder-suicide
The two people dead after an apparent murder-suicide early Thursday divorced just last month. According to the Bartow County Sheriff’s Office, about 2:40 a.m. Robert Wade Brazell, 42, of Kingsland,...
Feb 22, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 20 20 recommendations | email to a friend
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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 ...
Feb 22, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
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@White=[C] Theft investigation ongoing at Georgia Power
@White=[C] On Thursday, a reporting investigator met with a corporate security investigator at Georgia Power who has been working since late January, on a possible theft at Georgia Power. The inves...
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Commissioner signs 2013 tax anticipation note
Up $2 million from 2012, Commissioner Steve Taylor on Wednesday morning approved a $14 million tax anticipation note, or TANS. The loan will close March 5 with the balance to be paid off by Dec. 31...
Feb 21, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
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Stilesboro Academy makes way for new roof
In the culmination of several years worth of fundraising, the Stilesboro Improvement Club is now preparing Stilesboro Academy to receive a new roof. After many years of waiting and a lot of hard wo...
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Drug trafficking case goes to jury
After viewing video and hearing audio evidence and further testimony, the jury in the case of Tyler Scott Peterson began deliberating Wednesday afternoon in Bartow County Superior Court Judge Scott...
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GateKey sees permanent endowment
The Cartersville-Bartow Community Foundation recently announced the establishment of the GateKey Scholarship Program Permanent Endowment, which will help provide scholarship opportunities for Carte...
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Euharlee approves, adopts URA plan
Euharlee City Council approved the adoption and authorization of the Urban Redevelopment Amendment Plan during its Tuesday night meeting. The city conducted a public hearing on Jan. 31 on the updat...
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Students craft the past during camp
Children from across Bartow County on Monday and Tuesday were given the opportunity to experience activities and games from the pioneer past as the Bartow History Museum held its “Crafting the Past...
Feb 20, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 24 24 recommendations | email to a friend
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Pettit Preserve expands access through membership
For those who can’t get enough of Bartow County’s nature and wildlife, The Pettit Preserve has announced a new tier-based membership program for 2013, which will make available the preserve’s trail...
Feb 19, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
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Congregation to rebuild century-old church damaged by Jan. 30 tornado
On the day before Aldora Parks turned 100, they tore her church down. The 103-year-old Friendship Missionary Baptist Church — Parks is the church’s oldest member — was damaged in the Jan. 30 tornad...
Feb 18, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 27 27 recommendations | email to a friend
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State House recognizes Commissioner Brown
Former Bartow County Commissioner Clarence Brown stood in a place of honor Wednesday behind the Speaker’s podium before the Georgia House of Representatives in recognition of nearly 40 years in ser...
Feb 17, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
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Freemasons holding fundraiser to get girl a diabetic alert dog
Bartow County Freemasons, joined by their brothers from surrounding counties, are holding a fundraiser for diabetic 4-year-old Hynlee Dodson so she can get a diabetic alert dog. The Masons will hol...
Feb 16, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 28 28 recommendations | email to a friend
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