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Euharlee History Museum brings the past alive at day camps
The Euharlee History Museum will give local youth a firsthand look at the life of a Civil War soldier at the Civil War Day Camp on June 23 and 24. Children ages 8 to 11 will learn about Civil War m...
Jun 21, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 19 19 recommendations | email to a friend
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Single-vehicle crash sends four to hospital
After a tire blowout on Interstate 75 Thursday night, four people were sent to the hospital. According to the Georgia State Patrol, Crystal Jones, 34, of Chattanooga, Tenn., was driving a Ford Expe...
Jun 21, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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The following information — names
The following information — names, photos, addresses, charges and other details — was taken directly from Bartow County Sheriff’s Office jail records. Not every arrest leads to a conviction, and a ...
Jun 21, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 22 22 recommendations | email to a friend
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Adairsville welcomes returning wounded warrior
When U.S. Army Spc. Eugene Young decided to visit his hometown for the weekend, he did not expect to be greeted with flashing lights, waving American flags and heartfelt thanks from people he had n...
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Aquafil wins best fiber industry award
Aquafil USA has won the best fiber award at NeoCon 2014, a design exposition and conference for commercial interiors. Announced Monday, the award is Aquafil’s first at the conference, as well as th...
Jun 19, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
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BCCCA hosts Toyo job fair
Bartow County College and Career Academy hosted a job fair on Tuesday for Toyo Tire’s first round of hiring to fill positions in its new expansion project. The Georgia Department of Labor partnered...
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Pumphouse Junior to present 'Round the World Tales' Friday
With “Round the World Tales” highlighting life lessons in various plot lines, its director, Olivia Cantrell, believes the Pumphouse Junior production will appeal to audience members of all ages. An...
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Taylor approves contract for repairs to GSP post
Bartow County Commissioner Steve Taylor considered five items at a called meeting Wednesday. He approved a contract with CDB Construction for $89,414 for interior repairs to the five-year-old Georg...
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Fire depts get hands-on hazmat tanker training
With major thoroughfares located in Bartow County, not to mention railways, Bartow County and Cartersville fire departments this week received hands-on hazardous materials training with one local t...
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Pipe containing meth found during strip search
After a woman was arrested during a traffic stop late Tuesday night, a meth pipe was allegedly found in a body cavity. A Cartersville police officer pulled over a blue Chevrolet pickup near the int...
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Euharlee council considers shorter fall festival
In the five minutes necessary to move the Euharlee City Council’s work session from a call to order to adjournment, one topic was discussed and another was tabled. Mayor Pro-Tem Steve Worthington, ...
Jun 18, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 18 18 recommendations | email to a friend
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Summer reading continues at Summer Hill
The Bartow County Library Board, an organization comprised mostly of retired, local educators, began its summer reading program to encourage local students to enhance their skills. Janice Brownlee,...
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Knife pulled out during assault
When a woman was assaulted early Saturday morning, the suspect allegedly pulled a knife on her. A Bartow County Sheriff’s Office deputy was called to the McKaskey Creek Road residence and spoke wit...
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Northwest Georgia Daylily Society Garden Tour takes bloom Saturday
Nestled along the Etowah River, the 5-acre property known as RiverScape Gardens creates a unique backdrop for Morgan and Deb Akin’s daylily collection, which has blossomed since taking root in 2010...
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White amends sewer bond ordinance
During a called meeting Tuesday night, the White City Council cleared one of its last hurdles before construction can start on the long-planned city sewer project. The council amended a bond ordina...
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