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Woodland High celebrates STEM Day
Schools across Bartow County and the country on Friday, May 3, took part in science, technology engineering and math activities during Gov. Nathan Deal’s first STEM Day. “In Bartow County this year...
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Stilesboro Improvement Club says 'Thank You'
Members of the Stilesboro Improvement Club hosted the annual Stilesboro Academy May Picnic to thank the community for helping keep the historic building alive. The picnic has taken place on the fir...
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Rivers Alive awards Bartow clubs for continued service
Two local youth organizations were recognized recently for their efforts in protecting and maintaining Georgia’s waterways. The annual Rivers Alive awards banquet recognized Bartow County 4-H and C...
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Power of Prayer: National observance highlights 'unity through diversity'
Regarded as one of the top organized National Day of Prayer observances in the state, Cartersville’s offering drew up to an estimated 500 people Thursday. With the community coming together across ...
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Lowe's grant brightens school courtyard
Cartersville Elementary School’s courtyard recently saw some improvements thanks to a $3,000 Lowe’s Toolbox for Education grant. “Students, teachers and parents enjoy being outside on a beautiful d...
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Man arrested in assault of teenager
The Bartow County Sheriff’s Office Criminal Investigations Division has charged a local man in the April assault of a teenager. According to Sheriff Clark Millsap, a 17-year old-man playing basketb...
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Downtown farmers market applies vendor permit fee
For the second time in seven years, the Cartersville Farmers Market will apply a fee for vendors. Under a permit application, vendors may select three levels — season permit for $20, monthly permit...
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Georgia Public Health Association recognizes six Bartow residents
From mental health advocacy to implementing a Tobacco Free Campus policy, six Bartow Countians recently were recognized for their work in the public health field. The local residents were highlight...
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Adairsville Council outlines positive outlook over Eggs & Issues
May’s gathering of the Cartersville-Bartow County Chamber of Commerce’s Adairsville Council Eggs & Issues, hosted by NorthSide Bank Thursday, gave a positive outlook on the Adairsville community an...
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Mount Zion Missionary Baptist Church celebrates 150th anniversary
With the theme of its upcoming celebration titled “Worshipping on a Foundation of Liberty,” Mount Zion Missionary Baptist Church’s congregation will honor its past while marking its 150th anniversa...
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Georgia Power: Workplace errors caused Bowen blast
Georgia Power’s internal investigation into the explosion that rocked Bartow County’s Plant Bowen on April 4 revealed that workers did not comply with procedures and did not communicate properly, s...
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Past joins present at Cartersville council
Cartersville City Council recognized the past and the present in its May 2 meeting. Four teachers — Paige Robbins, Cartersville Primary; Rachel Phillips, Cartersville Elementary; Debbie Justus, Car...
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Downtown shops open late for First Friday
The streets of downtown Cartersville may look a little different tonight as business owners participate in First Friday, an after-hours shopping event for downtown merchants. In hopes of encouragin...
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Statewide health care conference held in Cartersville
Representatives of more than 100 charitable clinics statewide met at the Clarence Brown Center for the ninth annual Georgia Charitable Care Network (GCCN) conference, an event previously held in do...
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Deal expands child care background checks
This week Gov. Nathan Deal signed into law House Bill 350, requiring Georgia’s 6,000 child care facilities to undergo national fingerprint-based background checks for employees. Previously, only st...
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