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Pine Log Arts and Crafts Fair expects to draw 3,000 people
On the first weekend of September, Pine Log United Methodist Church will offer the first juried arts and crafts fair of Bartow County’s fall festival season. Along with the historic campground sett...
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Cartersville resident becomes ‘foot soldier’ in ACS’ battle against cancer
For Pat McCoy, Relay for Life is a time to celebrate, reflect and support Bartow’s cancer community. Pointing to a picture of last year’s event, the 64-year-old Cartersville resident said the oppor...
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School enrollment remains steady
The Bartow County School System is offering multiple learning opportunities at the Bartow County College and Career Academy. CEO Paul Sabin says enrollment is remaining steady within the various ar...
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Fatal car crash claims life of driver
Hillary Mariah Hobbs, 18, was killed Friday around 6:30 p.m. when her car swerved off the road. She was traveling south on Hall Station Road in her 2005 Volkswagen Beetle when her vehicle traveled ...
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Donations requested to aid cancer patient's fight
According to Yvonne Solomon, her 60-year-old husband Mickey Solomon had always been the picture of health until 2010 when everything changed. Six weeks after noticing Mickey was feeling unwell, he ...
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Home sales in Ga. down for August, values up
For the month of July, home sales in Georgia were down by 2 percent over the previous year. However, the average sales price was up by 20 percent. In Bartow County, local sales have mirrored this d...
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Community celebrates public servants at annual luncheon
Drawing almost 1,400 people the past several years, the 14th annual Public Servants Luncheon aims again to serve those who serve the community. “I think the persons that are actively with the publi...
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Qualifying ends for local offices
Qualifying for local offices for the upcoming election ended Friday afternoon. The following candidates and issues will be on the Nov. 5 ballot. Adairsville: Buddy Bagley, incumbent, has qualified ...
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Agencies prepare for holiday
Law enforcement and fire services will be on alert this Labor Day weekend as more families are on the road and firing up their grills. Bartow County Fire Marshall Brian Cox warns residents not only...
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Additional candidates qualify for Nov. 5 elections
The following individuals have qualified for local offices on the Nov. 5 ballot. Qualification continues today from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Anyone interested in running for a local office may qualify a...
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Shaw announces new plant in Adairsville
After months of secrecy, a plot of land in Adairsville was selected as the location for a brand new Shaw manufacturing plant. Expected to create 500 jobs in roughly five years, the plant will be lo...
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Bartow County Extension Office presents Walk Georgia
To help foster a healthy, physically-fit community, Bartow County Extension Office is promoting the return of Walk Georgia. Participants can track their “virtual” journey across the state as they c...
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Athlete speaks to schools on wrestling with problems
Marc Mero, a longtime athlete and WCW and WWE wrestling champion, is making his rounds this week in Bartow County, sharing his story of struggle, loss and overcoming adversity with local students. ...
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Election qualifying reaches third day
The following individuals have qualified for local offices on the Nov. 5 ballot. Qualification continues today from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Anyone interested in running for a local office may qualify at t...
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Shingles vaccine now available at BCHD
The Bartow County Health Department is now offering a vaccine against herpes zoster, better known as shingles. Shingles is a disease related to chickenpox, according to a BCHD release. It is a pain...
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