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Cost of business here lower than average
An recent analysis report by Electric Cities of Georgia's Department of Economic and Community Development shows the cost of doing business in Bartow County is 19 percent lower than the national av...
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Euharlee family helps UMDF spread awareness about mitochondrial disease
As Mitochondrial Disease Awareness Week approaches, Patrick McElhaney and his wife, Dawn, are trying to raise public consciousness about the disorder that has impacted their two youngest daughters....
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Drought disaster declaration includes us
U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Tom Vilsack declared Thursday 150 Georgia counties -- including Bartow -- as disaster areas due to drought conditions and extreme heat. Gov. Nathan Deal requested the ...
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Bartow remembers 9/11
Cartersville Fire Chief Scott Carter’s words at a remembrance ceremony commemorating the 10th anniversary of Sept. 11, 2001 echoed throughout Friendship Plaza in downtown Cartersville amid cheers a...
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Kingston ties to first lady prompts further research
A research team of tourism and economic development professionals recently revisited Kingston to strengthen the area's genealogical ties to first lady Michelle Obama. Clayton County Chairman of the...
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Every candle has a name
From Friday evening till the foggy crack of dawn on Saturday, cancer survivors and caregivers gathered together for The American Cancer Society's "Relay for Life" at Dellinger Park in Cartersville....
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BARTOW BIO — Gordon Gilley mentors thousands at Boys & Girls Clubs since 1990
A former member of the James T. Anderson Club in Marietta, Gordon Gilley knows firsthand the impact the Boys & Girls Clubs has on a community's youth. Hired in 1990, the Cartersville resident decid...
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Good Neighbor selected as beneficiary of Harley-Davidson's open house
Through its three-day open house, Harley-Davidson of Cartersville and its patrons will be providing financial support to the Good Neighbor Homeless Shelter. "All the money from our beer sales will ...
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Cartersville Medical Center 'adopts' Boys & Girls Clubs of Bartow County
Through its community service efforts, the Cartersville Medical Center is providing a lifeline to the Boys & Girls Clubs of Bartow County. On Tuesday, the CMC's Employee Advisory Group delivered tr...
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Public servants gather for appreciation luncheon
After the Sept. 11 attacks on the U.S., communities nationwide began showing their appreciation for government employees and emergency responders. Thursday's 12th annual Public Servants Luncheon's ...
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The HealthCaring Clinic offers vision, health screenings
Staff Report In keeping with their clear vision for the future -- a world at peace and in good health -- The HealthCaring Clinic will offer free vision screenings for the Cartersville community in ...
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Health department issues food service report scores
The following food service inspections were issued by the Bartow County Health Department from Aug. 28 to Sept. 3: * Adams Bar-B-Que, 140 E. Felton Road in Cartersville, inspected Sept. 1, 87/B; * ...
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Rydal tire repairman drives off with $5M lottery win
ATLANTA - A self-employed tire repairman from Rydal is driving off with a Georgia Lottery win. Michael Collum, 55, won a $5 million top prize playing the instant game Super Millions. "I just stoppe...
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CRBI rings in fall with upcoming paddle trips
The Coosa River Basin Initiative will celebrate the impending arrival of fall with two paddle trips during the next week -- a 17-mile paddle down the Etowah River Sept. 10 to view the best of the r...
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Adairsville may see benefits from Lowe's Distribution Center
An official groundbreaking ceremony was held Wednesday for the Lowe's Regional Distribution Center in Floyd County. Projected to cover 1.4 million square feet costing $125 million, the north Floyd ...
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