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One flown out after tractor-trailer crash
A single-vehicle crash sent one to the hospital Monday about 3 p.m. Bartow County Fire Department Capt. Bruce King said a tractor-trailer left the roadway on Ga. Highway 293 at Old River Road, stri...
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Owens supports fellow musicians with Cartersville Songwriters Exchange
With the Cartersville Songwriters Exchange, Randy Owens has provided a networking outlet to help foster the songwriting skills of fellow musicians. Founded by the Cartersville resident in 2010, the...
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Taking Root: Community gardens provide nourishment for the hungry
For Jeff Rhodes, shepherding Heritage Baptist Church’s community garden is a rewarding experience that already is starting to bear fruit. Previously a hayfield, the 100-foot-by-40-foot area behind ...
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BCFD captains attend CSX training in Colorado
More than two years after a train derailed near the former Cloverleaf Elementary School in Cartersville, Bartow County Fire Department still uses it as a learning experience. BCFD Division Chief of...
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Drug, DUI cases top court calendar
When Bartow County Superior Court convenes Monday, cases topping those expected to be called include a trafficking case and several involving driving under the influence. Trials will begin at 9 a.m...
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Belk shoplifter pedals away
Cartersville Police Department was dispatched to Belk about 6:17 p.m. Friday in reference to a shoplifting incident that had just occurred. According to the incident report, the complainant said sh...
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Cartersville-Bartow Community Foundation, Chamber hosting writing workshop series
The Cartersville-Bartow Community Foundation is partnering with the Cartersville-Bartow Chamber of Commerce to offer a series of free workshops — Writing Family Stories — for writers of all skill l...
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BGAKAC registration underway
Families with children who may be lacking the necessary resources to properly begin the upcoming school year have the opportunity to register for Bartow Give a Kid a Chance by July 20. Since 2008, ...
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Kentucky couple arrested for kidnapping
An allegedly stolen vehicle led a Kentucky couple to Cartersville and landed them behind bars after they reportedly kidnapped another man. According to the Bartow County Sheriff’s Office incident r...
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DTN seeks 'supermoon' photos
With this year’s “supermoon” occurring this weekend, The Daily Tribune News wants to capture the event — through reader photos. In conjunction with the biggest and brightest full moon of the year, ...
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Amateur radio operators open 'field day' to public
It never fails. Amateur radio that is. In an age of cellphone, mobile technology and the Internet, areas affected by tornadoes, fires, storms and other infrastructure failures often are left withou...
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EVHS transports Bartow history to digital age
With its new website, the Etowah Valley Historical Society has digitalized Bartow County history through its Bartow History Scholars Program and interactive map offerings. “It’s research worthy,” s...
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Belk spends day of service at MRES
As part of its 125th anniversary, Belk is working to give back to the community. On Thursday, volunteers from the Cartersville store spent the day working at Mission Road Elementary School, buildin...
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ATR lays off 91, looks to sell property
A year removed from being named Georgia Small Manufacturer of the Year, Applied Thermoplastic Resources in May notified the state of pending layoffs. In a May 7 Worker Adjustment and Retraining Not...
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Komatsu unveils new dozer at Cartersville HQ
Industry journalists and distribution representatives came to Komatsu’s North American headquarters in Cartersville Tuesday to try out the company’s first intelligent machine-controlled bulldozer. ...
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