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Salvation Army to reopen Family Store in June
After receiving an overwhelming amount of feedback to reopen its Family Store, The Salvation Army's Cartersville Corps is turning the public's wishes into reality. Temporarily losing the store in l...
May 11, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
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A Pioneer Homecoming debuts May 19
As a demonstrator at A Pioneer Homecoming, Leslie Bronson is looking forward to showcasing the art of spinning yarn to curious onlookers. Presented by the Bartow History Museum, the event will occu...
May 10, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
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Officers to honor fallen colleagues
Blue ribbons will fly from the antennas of law enforcement vehicles next week as officers around the nation honor fallen comrades. Cartersville Mayor Matt Santini signed a proclamation Wednesday de...
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Goodwill Week reminds job seekers of employment resources
Inviting business representatives and professionals to the Cartersville Goodwill Career Center, Goodwill of North Georgia kicked off Goodwill Week Tuesday with an event aimed at thanking employers....
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Youth Leadership graduates charged to lead through service
Nineteen high school students from across the county graduated Monday from the Cartersville-Bartow County Chamber of Commerce Youth Leadership Program. With day-long events throughout the 2011-2012...
May 08, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
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Participants sought for Lowe's Women Build
For Kathy Stringer -- administrative assistant for Bartow Area Habitat for Humanity -- raising a structure's walls is a thrilling experience at each construction project. One of the first steps int...
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Coast Guard safety checks available for boaters
Mariners on Lake Allatoona had the option to have their boats inspected for safety Saturday by the U.S. Coast Guard Auxiliary. The checks mark the first for the upcoming boating season in the Barto...
May 07, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
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BARTOW BIO — Historic preservation: Goss leaves mark on the future by restoring the past
The state this month marks Georgia Preservation Month with the theme "Discovering Georgia's Hidden Gems." In the preservation world, Cartersville is home to a true gem -- Ron Goss Jr. Goss, a comme...
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Accidental shooting claims life of AHS senior
An Adairsville High School senior lost his life Friday evening in an accidental shooting incident. Sheriff Clark Millsap said deputies arrived and found 18-year-old Austin Harriss with a gunshot wo...
May 06, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 24 24 recommendations | email to a friend
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Stilesboro Academy picnic soldiers on
Continuing a streak of over 150 annual picnics, members of the Stilesboro Improvement Club and friends gathered Saturday afternoon for the Stilesboro Academy May Picnic. "My family's been coming to...
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Storage Key celebrates 40 years
Richard Nixon was president, the average price of gas was 55 cents, "The Godfather" brought home three academy awards and Michael Howren opened The Storage Key. The year was 1972. Forty years later...
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Adoptions continue for Advocates' Duck Derby
In his first year on the Duck Derby Committee, Jud McGivaren is excited to help make the Advocates for Children's largest annual fundraiser the most successful yet. During the benefit on Saturday, ...
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BARTOW BLOTTER — 5.6
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 ...
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Olympics event special for all
On Thursday, 17 schools representing all grade levels and about 230 students as well as parents and community members, gathered at the Adairsville High School football field to celebrate the Specia...
May 05, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 23 23 recommendations | email to a friend
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Big Chicken Chorus concert to benefit Good Neighbor Homeless Shelter May 19
With the Big Chicken Chorus returning to Bartow to benefit the Good Neighbor Homeless Shelter on May 19, local member Bill Devine is relishing the opportunity to support his hometown. For the past ...
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