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Candidates outline platforms at first debate
Five candidates shared the stage Tuesday night for the first Bartow County commissioner's debate. Mike Abernathy, Mike Bearden, Tracy Lewis, Steve Taylor and Tony Tidwell took their seats at the Cl...
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Volunteerism highlighted during Red Cross Month
With March being designated as Red Cross Month, officials from the nonprofit's Northwest Georgia Chapter are extending thanks to the community for its ongoing assistance. "If it weren't for public ...
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Canes, Lady Canes win; showdown with Allatoona next
In its final tune-up before a showdown with one of its biggest rivals, the Cartersville tennis teams defeated host Pickens Tuesday with both the boys and girls teams earning 5-0 victories. The Lady...
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General McClenden
Mr. General McClenden, 98, of 65 Brown Road S.W., Cartersville, died on Tuesday, March 27, 2012. Funeral arrangements are incomplete and will be announced at a later date by Mack Eppinger & Sons Fu...
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Commissioner candidates take center stage
Cartersville’s Clarence Brown Conference Center played host Tuesday night to a standing-room-only crowd for the first 2012 Bartow County Commissioner’s Candidate Debate. Mike Abernathy, Mike Bearde...
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GHC receives grant to continue GHAME
The University System of Georgia has awarded Georgia Highlands College a grant of $30,000 to continue building its program for minority male students, known by the acronym GHAME. The program, Georg...
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No more Mondays, welcome Saturday
Just a friendly reminder that Monday's edition of The Daily Tribune News was its last. Beginning Saturday, April 7, the DTN will publish its first Saturday edition providing all the local news and ...
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Emerson denies rezoning requests
In a meeting where residents begged for neighborhood quality after a local business requested rezoning for expansion purposes, the Emerson City Council voted down three rezoning requests. The Plann...
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Advocates seeks sales teams for Duck Derby kick off Thursday
With the kick off set for Thursday, Advocates for Children is ramping up for its largest fundraiser of the year: Duck Derby -- Peace, Love and Ducks! From 5 to 7 p.m., the gathering at West End Com...
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Tour of international delegates to visit Bartow tourist sites
Sites across Bartow County will host two dozen international guests this week as a group of consular and trade officials make their way across northwest Georgia. The annual program, designed to bri...
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DTF finds fake drug in store raid
Brightly colored packages, tiny vials of leafy substances and stacks of cash fill the table in the headquarters of the Bartow-Cartersville Drug Task Force. Agents sort the items by where they were ...
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Cartersville City Ballet to present 'A Dance Kaleidoscope'
In "A Dance Kaleidoscope," a cornucopia of dance and musical styles will grace the Cartersville stage on Saturday. To be presented by Cartersville City Ballet, the production will be performed at 2...
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Children showcase talents while helping those in need
Children from all over Bartow County used their talents to help other children at the Every Child's a Star talent show held at Woodland High School Saturday evening. "We are raising money for the A...
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Senate approves home school bill, House eyes charter
Local school districts will no longer be responsible for keeping up with what students are enrolled in home school programs under a bill passed by the Georgia Senate. The Senate voted 41-9 this mon...
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Kingston media center recognized during open house
In September, Kingston Elementary School received an Exceptional Library Media Program Award, which, according to the Georgia Department of Education's Judy Serritella, "honor[s] and recognize[s] o...
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