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BARTOW BIO — After 20 years, Campbell rests his case as district attorney
Joseph Campbell leaves an impression -- on judge, jury, witness and press. His imposing manner and no-nonsense demeanor make him a force inside the courtroom -- and out. Before Campbell began his b...
Feb 26, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
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Bartow's Budget: Rising gas prices may raise Bartow transit fees
* Editor's Note: This is part of an ongoing series that will look at Bartow County's budget by department. Traveling through Bartow County is not always simple with hectic traffic. To help ease the...
Feb 24, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
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Improper insulation disposal initiates HAZMAT incident
A company's improper disposal of polyurethane foam insulation products Thursday evening led to an hours-long hazardous materials situation on Northpoint Parkway in Acworth. The two chemicals used i...
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Cartersville mail processing center slated for closure
With no financial relief in sight, the U.S. Postal Service is pushing ahead with planned cuts to more than 260 mail processing centers around the nation, part of a billion-dollar cost-cutting effor...
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St. Luke A.M.E. promotes National Week of Prayer for the Healing of AIDS
As an HIV-positive African-American, Terri Gardner is striving to hinder the transmission of the human immunodeficiency virus that can lead to AIDS. Working toward this goal, the Cartersville resid...
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Downtown Development Authority recognizes businesses for downtown investment
Commissioner Brown awarded for public service
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Bartow worshippers observe Lenten season
With several churches conducting services in Cartersville, hundreds of worshippers observed Ash Wednesday on Feb. 22. Along with ashes being placed on parishioners' foreheads, Ash Wednesday is know...
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Symposium aims to educate about lupus
For those suffering from lupus, as well as their family members and friends, understanding the nature of the autoimmune disease is an important part of managing daily life. Hoping to aid in that pr...
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Economic development annual meeting gives positive outlook
Highlights of Bartow County's 2011 economic development activity included sizable project announcements and industrial expansions. In gratitude for added jobs and capital investments, area business...
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Marty Stuart to perform March 10 at Southeastern Cowboy Gathering
With musical instrument contests and a concert headlined by Marty Stuart on tap, the sounds of the West will play an essential role in the ninth annual Southeastern Cowboy Gathering. On Saturday, M...
Feb 22, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
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Deal: State to partner with Google to aid businesses
Gov. Nathan Deal announced Monday a partnership with Google that will bring free websites to small businesses throughout Georgia. "Georgia Get Your Business Online" will help drive economic growth ...
Feb 21, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
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School choice: 'It's about education'
More than two dozen Bartow County community members as well as members of Floyd County came to the Clarence Brown Conference Center on Monday to attend a screening of the film "Making The Grade In ...
Feb 21, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
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Care center resident receives Twilight Wish to dine with family
On Sunday, Joan Brown became the belle of the ball as she donned her Valentine's dress and dined with family. A resident of Cartersville Heights Care and Rehabilitation Center for more than 10 year...
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BUSINESS IN BARTOW — Food For The Soul brings comfort food to the table
When Evelyn Waters decided to open her own restaurant, she knew she had to come back to Cartersville. Serving up traditional Southern comfort food seven days a week, Food For The Soul calls Carters...
Feb 20, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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Pastors vs. Politicians square off at Excel
To raise money for its athletic program, Excel Christian Academy will present the Pastors vs. Politicians basketball game Saturday. "The athletic booster club came up with the idea as a fundraiser ...
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