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Business leaders invited to job tax credit seminar
As the year comes to an end, tax season is just around the corner and the Cartersville-Bartow County Department of Economic Development wants to inform businesses of opportunities before they expir...
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Do you know your HIV status? HIV testing stressed for World AIDS Day
With today marking World AIDS Day, Lola Thomas -- executive director for AIDS Alliance of Northwest Georgia -- is challenging the public to implement HIV testing into their annual healthcare regime...
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More syringes discovered in Walmart clothing
After first discovering a syringe found in pajamas purchased from the Cartersville Walmart, three other needles have been located and an investigation is under way. "As we would on any case, [the s...
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Toy drives seek assistance from community
As holiday shoppers start marking off their gift lists, area toy drives are urging residents to help thousands of children have a reason to smile on Christmas morning. With programs spearheaded by ...
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Shop Bartow Discount Card offers savings through Dec.
For patrons of local small businesses, gift shopping may be a little easier this month as Shop Bartow Discount Cards offer discounts at a number of local restaurants and retail outlets. The card's ...
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An 'Old Fashioned Christmas' Saturday in Adairsville
Adairsville will kick off the holiday season this weekend with its annual Christmas parade and celebration Saturday. Winding it's way through downtown, this year's parade will be themed An Old Fash...
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Red Top throws holiday celebration with Christmas at the Cabin
For Damon Kirkpatrick, Red Top Mountain State Park's Christmas at the Cabin will offer an immersing experience for the entire family. Set for Saturday, the event will be centered around the venue's...
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Man airlifted after being shot
The victim of a shooting Monday night was airlifted after apparently being hit in the torso. Johnnie Benton, 34, of Cartersville was taken to an Atlanta area hospital in critical condition. Carters...
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Judge: 'Reasonable doubt' in case of fatal gang shooting
A smiling Leondris Jackson exited the Frank Moore Administration and Judicial Center Monday morning under a heavy law enforcement escort. Jackson, who faced charges of felony murder, murder, aggrav...
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BARTOW BLOTTER — 11.29
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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Hoops for Hope aims for success
Saturday's youth basketball tournament will mark the ninth annual Hoops for Hope fundraiser benefiting local students. Through raffle tickets and concession sales, the Bartow County Employee Commit...
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Family moves into six bedroom Habitat home
With six children and a daughter due in February, Allan and Stephanie Shaw are delighted to provide a stable environment for their family, courtesy of Bartow Area Habitat for Humanity. Led by the p...
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Shoppers urged to proceed with caution online
Forgoing the lines and opting for 24-hour convenience, many holiday shoppers are turning to their computers for gift getting this year. The Monday following Thanksgiving is expected to be the busie...
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BBB offers advice on keeping holiday budgets on track
Whether gearing up to hit the malls, sticking close to home, or shopping online on Cyber Monday, there is still one thing to do first -- make a holiday budget. The average American overspends for t...
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Black Friday Shopping Photo Gallery
Photos by SKIP BUTLER/The Daily Tribune News
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