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Buy Bartow campaign nears the mark
Education and re-emphasis are keys for success in the ongoing campaign to encourage local spending. A new push of an old slogan has made waves in the local community as officials urge all county re...
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Bartow County Hospitality Association formed; to hold first meeting Thursday
To further promote the local tourism industry, Cartersville-Bartow County Convention & Visitors Bureau is establishing the Bartow County Hospitality Association. Spearheaded by Tara Currier -- dire...
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Good Neighbor Homeless Shelter provides needs list
The Good Neighbor Homeless Shelter's October needs list has been released. It includes basic pantry -- sugar, Kool-Aid, tea bags, coffee, creamer, ranch salad dressing, children's snacks and can op...
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BARTOW BLOTTER — 9.27
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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Schools celebrate 'freedom to read'
School libraries across the country this week are celebrating students' "freedom to read" by promoting books in their collections that have been considered controversial in the past and present dur...
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Covered Bridge City Cleanup
Photos by SKIP BUTLER/The Daily Tribune News
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Arson suspected in vacant house fire
Bartow County Fire Department has ruled a fire at an uninhabited Baker Road residence the result of arson. According to a Bartow County Sheriff's Office report, BCFD Battalion Chief Bryan Cox said ...
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Adairsville readies for 43rd Great Locomotive Chase Festival weekend
For Adairsville, the Great Locomotive Chase Festival is an annual tradition bringing thousands of visitors to the city's historic downtown but for locals, it's an opportunity for reunion and commun...
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Emerson water use improving
For a city fighting an aging infrastructure, a bit of good news came out of Monday's Emerson City Council meeting: water conservation is improving. The council approved an updated water conservatio...
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Historical walking tours set for area cemeteries
With two cemetery tours scheduled in October, the lives of more than 20 of Bartow County's departed residents will be brought to the forefront. On Saturday, the eighth annual "An Evening in Oak Hil...
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It's Flu and Flu Shot Season
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Cartersville finds its Sweet Spot
Returning to his roots and joining a culinary trend, Kasey Carpenter owns and operates The Sweet Spot in Cartersville, the city's first shop diving into a frozen treat sweeping the nation. The Swee...
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Harvest Time at the Homestead
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Cartersville wheelwright perfects craft using 100-year-old machinery
Locally, Don Cornett is known as a neighbor, husband, father and grandfather, but in the wheelwright world he is "a one-in-a-million" craftsman, internationally recognized for his self-sufficient w...
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Kennesaw State University works to preserve In the Valley
Kennesaw State University faculty, staff, students and alumni gathered together Saturday morning at In the Valley, Rydal, in an ongoing effort to preserve the historical site and its lush vegetatio...
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