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Discipline issue handled poorly, parent says
The parent of a Cartersville Middle School student whose child was removed from a school bus by an administrator said she is disappointed with how the school system communicated with her following ...
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Two flee traffic stop; one caught
Staff Report Two people fled a traffic stop Tuesday afternoon with one being apprehended. A Bartow County Sheriff’s Office deputy attempted to stop a black 1996 BMW 323I near Sugar Valley Road for ...
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Adairsville Elementary students break the mold
Learning was brought to life this week at Adairsville Elementary School as about 300 AES third, fourth and fifth graders dressed up as notable figures in American and world history for the school’s...
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Suzanne Smith becomes first female superior court judge
Appointed by Gov. Nathan Deal Monday, Suzanne Smith became the first female superior court judge for the Cherokee Judicial Circuit. “I’m so excited, and like I told someone yesterday, it’s like a d...
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Spring at the Homestead pays homage to Civil War
Along with highlighting pioneer skills, Red Top Mountain State Park plans to commemorate the Civil War sesquicentennial during its Spring at the Homestead event. In 1864, Union troops left their ma...
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Duck Derby season kicks off April 3
Through the Duck Derby Festival Kickoff April 3, Advocates for Children seeks to rally supporters and build momentum for its largest fundraiser of the year. Beginning at 5 p.m., the gathering at Th...
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Qualifying continues for Adairsville mayor race
The race to replace former Adairsville Mayor Evan King has expanded. Resident Ronnie Everett qualified for the race Tuesday, according to an email from Adairsville City Clerk Nicole Scoggins. Evere...
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WHS dance marathon gets down for CHOA
When Leah Roberts’ son, Cade, was injured in a soccer game two years ago, Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta at Scottish Rite saved his life. “While playing on a travel soccer team, my goalie son was...
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CMC offers final ACA seminar
Cartersville Medical Center will offer a final free seminar before the March 31 deadline for Affordable Care Act enrollment, led by Cartersville resident and federal and state-certified navigator J...
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Cass Middle chorus N.Y.-bound
Sixth-, seventh- and eighth-grade members of Cass Middle School’s chorus this week will travel to New York City to perform with the National Middle School Choir at Carnegie Hall. Leaving Wednesday ...
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Veteran continues service as post commander
Dale Cockrill of Cartersville has not stopped serving his country as a veteran of the Navy. As commander of Carl Boyd Post 42, Cockrill helps continue the post’s history of reaching out to local ve...
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Pedestrian struck by train
A pedestrian was struck Saturday afternoon in the area of the Atco underpass. Bartow County EMS Public Information Officer Brad Cothran said units arrived to find a male possibly struck by a train....
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Superior Court convenes Monday
A dozen cases are listed as potential priority cases when Bartow County Superior Court convenes Monday. Cherokee Judicial Circuit District Attorney Rosemary Greene released this week a list of crim...
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Women's expo covers a variety of topics
Women, young and old, filed into the Clarence Brown Conference Center on Saturday to attend the Northwest Georgia Women’s Expo. The sixth annual event hosted 80 booths filled with services and prod...
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Youth Action group seeks members
In an effort to draw Bartow County 10th to 12th graders into positive activities to better their schools and community, the Bartow Youth Action Team will hold its yearly recruitment meeting Thursda...
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