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Barge touts new teacher evaluation methods
School will be back in session Monday and that means changes for the new year. In 2013, State Superintendent John Barge said his goals include furthering the implementation of a new teacher evaluat...
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DTF arrests four, seizes stolen weapons, meth
Agents with the Bartow-Cartersville Drug Task Force, an FBI Safe Streets Task Force, officers from the Cartersville Police Department and Homeland Security Investigations on Friday arrested four in...
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CHN offers Health-Y-Bartow community challenge
In advance of an aggressive growth plan, Communit-Y Health Network is launching a health challenge for all of Bartow County to be a model for future programs nationwide. This month, CHN, a Cartersv...
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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 ...
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Euharlee council approves revised city charter
After more than two months of work, the Euharlee City Council approved a revised city charter during its Thursday night meeting. The revision is the city’s first since the charter was written nearl...
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Community seeking family of deceased homeless man
A photo of Larry Dewayne “Catfish” Tapp circulating on social media sites is an effort by the community to locate the late man’s family. “If you know this man or possible his family, I need to find...
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Shultz to run for school board
Former Bartow County Board of Education member Matt Shultz on Friday announced he will run for the Post 3 seat recently left vacant by Angie Cornett. “The education of our children is one of the mo...
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Booth's 'For the Love of Art Gala & Art Auction' set for Feb. 16
Even though the Booth Western Art Museum benefit is more than a month away, “For the Love of Art Gala & Art Auction” is nearing a sellout. To ensure a spot, supporters are encouraged to purchase a ...
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GeorgiaTrend names area leaders to Most Influential list
Each year, GeorgiaTrend publishes a list of the state’s 100 Most Influential Georgians. This year, three of those recognized by GeorgiaTrend have ties to Bartow County and northwest Georgia. Listed...
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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 ...
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Cartersville announces citizens academy
In an effort to promote transparency and share information about how the city of Cartersville operates, the city will host the first-ever citizen’s academy. Beginning next month, residents will get...
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Alleged victims of robbery pursue suspect
The victims of an alleged armed robbery declined to make statements to police Wednesday after they say attempts to pursue the suspect failed. Two men told a Bartow County Sheriff’s Office deputy th...
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Barge: Career Pathways a goal in 2013
State School Superintendent John Barge made a visit to the Adairsville Inn Thursday to speak with the Cartersville-Bartow County Chamber of Commerce about the state’s efforts with Career Pathways i...
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Cornett resigns from Bartow school board
Bartow County Board of Education member and vice chairman Angie Cornett announced Thursday she will resign from office effective immediately. Superintendent John Harper said the board plans to requ...
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Cartersville approves Dellinger Park pool improvements after debate
While discussing the approval of plans to improve Dellinger Park’s swimming pool, the council focused on the purchase of a $114,868.50 water slide that was not part of the budgeted plan. Cartersvil...
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