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Footprints on the Heart to raise awareness for pregnancy and infant loss
In honor of October being National Pregnancy and Infant Loss Awareness Month, Bartow County residents Lori Cantrell Dowdy and Khristie Massey Staines are organizing a candle lighting ceremony in Eu...
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Students share faith on the field
Cass High School’s Doug Cochran Stadium on Wednesday was packed with excited students, parents and staff — but they weren’t there to cheer for a football game. Rather, they were setting aside rival...
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GSP recruits troopers Oct. 19
Are you a trooper? The Georgia State Patrol hopes so. The agency will host a career day and recruiting event Friday, Oct. 19, at the Clarence Brown Conference Center. Trooper Shaun Sutherland, who ...
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Commissioner approves energy excise tax
Bartow County, and any participating municipalities, will enact an excise tax on all energy used for manufacturing and mining on Jan. 1, 2013. The tax, as approved by Bartow County Commissioner Cla...
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Barge visits Allatoona Elementary for Pre-K Week
On Tuesday, State School Superintendent John Barge made a visit to the pre-K classroom of Mindy Reeves at Allatoona Elementary School in celebration of Pre-K Week. This year is the 20th anniversary...
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Women’s Resource Center presents Night of Life at Tellus
To help the Bartow County Women’s Resource Center assist a growing client-base, the nonprofit is organizing its annual fundraising banquet at Tellus Science Museum on Oct. 18. Starting at 6:30 p.m....
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With daily deadline, DTN staff produces paper focusing on people, community
We tell stories for a living — 10 people putting words and photographs together to capture a community one day at a time. In the simplest form, the role of a newspaper is to record the history of a...
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At a glance: Cartersville academics on par with state counterparts
Cartersville City Schools released their FY 2012 academic assessment report Thursday, which shows the schools staying on par with the state in most areas, along with slight increases and drops. The...
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Pecchio making strides to revitalize Kingston
Name: Charlie Pecchio Age: 65 Occupation: Business Executive and Dealmaker City of Residence: Kingston Family: My sister, Carolann, in Kingston; my son, Chip, in Atlanta and my daughter, Pamela, an...
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Registration under way for Advocates' Texas Hold 'em poker tournament
To help prevent child abuse in Bartow County, Advocates for Children is encouraging adults to register for the fourth annual Texas Hold ’em poker tournament. Presented and hosted by America’s Auto ...
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Downtown Cartersville invites guests to 'Sample Your City'
Cartersville foodies may notice the absence of the annual downtown food festival this fall, but in its place is a new event born from the critiques of downtown restaurants giving guests a chance to...
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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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Olens conference call leaves questions unanswered
State Attorney General Sam Olens held a conference call with the press Thursday to further elaborate on his correspondence with State School Superintendent John Barge regarding the superintendent’s...
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Warrant roundup nets 37 arrests around Bartow County
Local agencies Wednesday conducted a regular warrant service, or roundup, on dozens of outstanding warrants. The Bartow-Cartersville Drug Task Force, Bartow County Sheriff’s Office, Cartersville Po...
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Adairsville's Great Locomotive Chase Festival picks up steam today
Kicking off today in downtown Adairsville, the 44th annual Great Locomotive Chase Festival will provide carnival rides, historic demonstrations, food and entertainment for thousands of guests this ...
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