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Vehicle strikes woman, driver still at large
One man is still at large after allegedly striking a woman with his vehicle, while another was arrested for allegedly throwing a log at the suspect. Tuesday at approximately 7 p.m., a Bartow County...
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Euharlee approves 5 Forks Road project
The drive down 5 Forks Road in Euharlee will be easier in a few months with the widening of the bridge near Frankie Harris Park. The Euharlee City Council approved the bridge widening project durin...
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Downtown Cartersville's Historic Wellness Walk takes shape
Placing an educational spin on physical activity, the Community Health Network is creating the Downtown Cartersville’s Historic Wellness Walk in partnership with Bartow History Museum and Cartersvi...
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Schools discuss policies in light of drug arrests
Although county school officials said they had received no outside pressure, Bartow and Cartersville school system representatives and law enforcement officials gathered Tuesday for a press confere...
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Community gathers to celebrate BCCCA
On Monday, dozens of community members filled the cafeteria of the Bartow County College and Career Academy on Grassdale Road to celebrate its ribbon cutting. With school starting back tomorrow and...
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Nelson provides steadfast authority after more than a decade on the bench
Carey Nelson sits overlooking a crowded courtroom Tuesday during bond hearings. He speaks little, but when he does, there is a firmness in his voice — a voice of authority. After more than a decade...
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Mellow Mushroom to sprout up in Cartersville
Downtown Cartersville is about to get a little more mellow. The Mellow Mushroom, a chain known as much for its art-filled restaurants tailored to each location as its pizza, is coming to Cartersvil...
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Cartersville releases 2024 draft master plan
At 38 pages, Cartersville’s Downtown Master Plan 2024 covers downtown and citizen surveys, survey and stakeholder comments, and property recommendations. Officials have been in the process of devel...
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Chatt Tech aids in BCCCA design
The Bartow County College and Career Academy will hold its ribbon cutting Monday at 4:30 p.m. and the school, which has acquired charter status, plans partnerships with local business, industry and...
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Xanax pills stolen from victim's purse during card game
A card game seemed to be just the diversion one thief needed Friday, swiping close to 100 prescription pills. Cartersville police received a complaint at around 11 p.m. Friday evening from a woman ...
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Bartow County Extension seminar to highlight composting benefits
In Venia Etta McJunkin’s kitchen, the garbage disposal is one of the most underused appliances. Instead of discarding vegetative materials, the Bartow County Master Gardener eventually returns them...
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Cartersville resident to study abroad in China
Beginning Aug. 31, Erin Culver of Cartersville will leave the U.S. and head to China for an approximate five-month trip, during which she will study Mandarin Chinese at Jiangxi University of Financ...
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Bartow Health Access hosts open house, WBHF radiothon Thursday
Having transitioned from a referral center to a primary health care home earlier this year, Bartow Health Access hopes to spread awareness about its services through a radiothon and open house Thur...
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Water conservation efforts still ongoing
Even after seven months of rain almost equal to an annual average, water conservation efforts are continuing across the nation with the 40 Gallon Challenge. Started seven years ago in Cherokee Coun...
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Bartow County Public Health prepared for back-to-school vaccinations
As parents and children go through their back-to-school lists, there may be one more thing to add after the pencils and pens: vaccines. Nurse Rachel Christian of Bartow County Public Health said va...
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