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Women's History Club speaks to Kingston council
Members of the Kingston Women’s History Club made their opinions of a water meter at the club’s museum, and giving a key to the police department, known during the Kingston City Council’s Monday ni...
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Cartersville man shot in Woodstock
A local man looking to collect a debt in Cherokee County was shot over the weekend. The Cherokee County Sheriff’s Office said about 4:30 p.m. Sunday Cherokee 911 received a call from a motorist say...
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Borden shares Iditarod experience with Hamilton Crossing students
Participating in a 1,000 mile, 22 dog-driven snow race is not necessarily an endeavor one might consider a Southern activity, but for Kennesaw’s Bill Borden, becoming the only Georgian to complete ...
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Cartersville hires new high school band director
The Cartersville City Board of Education on Monday approved the employment of Robert Steelnack as band director for Cartersville High School. “Our band director is the program director at Pepperell...
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DTF arrests fugitive on child rape warrant
A man wanted out of New England for almost two decades was captured in Euharlee early Monday morning. Just before 6:30 a.m. agents with the Bartow-Cartersville Drug Task Force, U.S. Marshals Fugiti...
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King resigns Adairsville mayor post
Adairsville city hall announced Monday that Evan King has resigned as mayor, effective March 6. King’s resignation letter was one line long, reading, “I hereby resign the office of Mayor of City of...
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The new marshal: Garland joins BCFD in fire service role
Gary Garland is a full of surprises. He is a musician, pastor, state-certified clown and, beginning Monday, the Bartow County fire marshal. A native of Bartow County, Garland has spent almost four ...
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The new marshal: Garland joins BCFD in fire service role
Gary Garland is a full of surprises. He is a musician, pastor, state-certified clown and, beginning Monday, the Bartow County fire marshal. A native of Bartow County, Garland has spent almost four ...
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Neighbors remember teen with vigil
As the lingering daylight slowly faded behind the pines Saturday evening, Eagle View Mobile Home Park residents gathered to remember Christopher Roupe. The 17-year-old, who died Feb. 14 after a pol...
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Roupe vigil tonight
Earlier this week Tia and David Howard prepare for tonight’s candlelight vigil in honor of Christopher Roupe who was killed in an officer-involved shooting. The vigil, previously scheduled for last...
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Practical math invades Adairsville
More than 100 Pine Log Elementary School students, clipboards in hand, gleefully attacked the aisles of the Adairsville Food Lion on Thursday evening in search of answers to math problems. “I read ...
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Cass High hosts youth honor chorus tonight
Tonight at 6:30, Bartow County elementary and high school chorus groups will display their talents at the Cass High School Theater for the annual Bartow County Elementary Honor Chorus. The free eve...
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Health care act info sessions upcoming
With the March 31 open enrollment deadline approaching, information sessions on the Affordable Care Act, also known as “Obamacare,” are scheduled throughout the month in an attempt to answer any qu...
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County adopts budget
Nearly 100 people jammed into the Bartow County Commissioner’s hearing room Wednesday to see or comment on the county’s budget. They had a short visit — in 37 minutes it was over. County Administra...
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Wanted fugitive turns himself in
A man suspected of holding a woman for a week inside his Cartersville home turned himself in to authorities Monday. Cartersville Police Department Public Information Officer Capt. Mark Camp said Se...
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