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City schools to see driver simulators
The Cartersville City School System will see the aid of new desktop driver’s education simulators this fall. The surplus of simulators comes from the Bartow County Board of Education, who voted thi...
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Runoff advanced voting starts today
Advanced voting for the Aug. 21 runoff election will begin today at the Bartow County Elections and Voter Registration Office, 105 N. Bartow St. in Cartersville. Voting will be open today from noon...
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Gas leak leads to evacuation, closes road
Bartow County emergency personnel on Thursday responded to the area of Glade Road and Catfish Court after a gas main ruptured. According to Bartow County Fire Department Sgt. Tim Patterson, firefig...
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Tax-free holiday begins today, ends Saturday
Sales tax exemption for back-to-school shopping began early this morning with the state-sponsored discount running through Saturday on clothing, shoes, electronics and general school supplies. Geor...
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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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Tickets available for Good Neighbor's Our Hearts, Their Harbor
Through the Our Hearts, Their Harbor event, the Good Neighbor Homeless Shelter is seeking to raise about 20 percent of its annual budget. Set for Aug. 18, the dinner and auction benefit will be hel...
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ESI rental division relocates to Cartersville
Engineering and construction firm ESI Inc. of Tennessee recently relocated a specialty division to Bartow County. ESI Rental Boilers made the move earlier this month from Chattanooga, Tenn., to Car...
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Headmaster position downsized at Excel
The headmaster position at Excel Christian Academy is no more, the school said Wednesday. Former Headmaster Davis Nelson turned in his resignation and said the school feels the position of principa...
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Bartow Blotter 8.9
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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Commissioner signs Sunday sales amendment
Starting Sunday, Bartow County residents will be able to purchase beer and wine on Sundays from the hours of 12:30 p.m. to 11:30 p.m., as approved by Commissioner Clarence Brown during a scheduled ...
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Food truck trend emerges in Cartersville
In a growing trend dubbed the foodie culture, more Americans are branching out in their culinary pursuits while others simply demand higher quality and greater options. An emerging industry of mobi...
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BCSO criminal investigators arrests man in commercial burglaries
Staff Report The Bartow County Sheriff's Office Criminal Investigations Division said Tuesday a Cartersville man has been arrested in connection with several commercial burglaries. According to She...
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CPD, EVHS stress responsible pet ownership
From spaying and neutering to animal safety, community leaders are stressing the importance of responsible pet ownership. For Cartersville Police Chief Thomas Culpepper, the death of a cocker spani...
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Black Oak Asset Management recognized for education efforts
Cartersville financial planner Josh McWhorter recently was tapped to join the ranks of America’s Premier Experts to be on call for media appearances. With previous inclusions in The Atlanta Journal...
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Floyd joins UGA extension's northwest district part time
By Marie Nesmith Providing food preservation tips to Bartow History Museum’s patrons, Kathy Floyd was in her element at the venue’s bake sale Saturday. Although she retired from the Bartow County E...
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