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Toy drives extend sign-up periods, seek donations
Through its angel tree outreach, Meritan Stepping Stones is urging the community to assist more than 50 foster care children this Christmas. During the holiday season, the nonprofit will be joining...
Nov 25, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend
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Toy drives seek assistance from community
To help bring smiles to thousands of children on Christmas morning, numerous organizations currently are conducting toy drives. Some of their efforts include: Adairsville’s Toys for Tots Organized ...
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Holiday shopping off to strong start at small businesses
Black Friday is the unofficial kickoff to the holiday shopping season and small businesses in Cartersville welcomed customers this weekend looking to find the perfect gifts for their loved ones. Li...
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Adairsville finishes first round of road patching
Adairsville residents will have a smoother drive in some parts of the city, as water, gas and wastewater department employees have repaired a number of potholes in the city’s roads. In a break from...
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Community pitches in for chamber renovation
Students of the Chattahoochee Technical College Landscape Design class toured the Cartersville-Bartow County Chamber of Commerce Monday morning to gain insight on the project before them. In lieu o...
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Victims' families donate funds to shelter
While the 22-year-old double homicide case in Bartow County remains open, the families of Patricia Ann Woody and Robert Montgomery Woody recently donated nearly $11,000 of reward money raised for i...
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Barnsley Gardens Resort not involved in fire
The Bartow County Fire Department responded Friday evening to a structure fire on Barnsley Gardens Road. The fire happened just after 9 p.m. at 831 Barnsley Gardens Road, a single-family home. Stat...
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Highway 41 accident victim identified, investigation continues
The bicyclist struck and killed on U.S. Highway 41 Wednesday afternoon has been identified as Andrew Pray, 30, of Dallas, who worked as a worship pastor at West Ridge Church in Dallas. Emerson Chie...
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LakePoint attraction, CMC expansion resolutions OK’d by BCDA
Financing for Cartersville Medical Center’s current expansion efforts and a grant application for a feasibility study on a proposed LakePoint tennant were heard and approved Wednesday by the Bartow...
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Safe shopping urged on Cyber Monday
As the busiest shopping day of the year approaches, many consumers will avoid the long lines and hectic atmosphere at brick and mortar retailers and instead do their shopping online on Cyber Monday...
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Shoppers, retailers await holiday shopping season
Black Friday deals begin earlier than ever
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Miss Georgia USA and Miss Teen Georgia USA crowned
The 2013 Miss Georgia USA and Miss Georgia Teen USA were crowned Saturday night at Woodland Performing Arts Center in Cartersville. Both winners will now take on the challenge of becoming Georgia’s...
Nov 18, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
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Sheriff: DTF ‘met with armed assailant’
The Georgia Bureau of Investigation on Friday said an officer-involved shooting Thursday night that left a woman dead stemmed from the execution of a narcotics warrant. Two Bartow-Cartersville Drug...
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Leadership Bartow tackles education
Accounting for more than half of the state’s total budget, education plays a major role in society and economics from personal development to attracting new business. Wednesday, participants in the...
Nov 16, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 18 18 recommendations | email to a friend
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Pageants support Christian League for Battered Women with financial, in-kind contributions
Since Cartersville started hosting the Miss Georgia USA and Miss Georgia Teen USA pageants, Christian League for Battered Women and its 17-bed shelter, Tranquility House, have benefited, receiving ...
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