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Taylorsville 68-year-old reunites with birth mother
Separated for more than six decades, Marty Morris was delighted to celebrate her first birthday with her birth mother at age 68. In June, the Taylorsville resident obtained her original birth certi...
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Heavy Metal in Motion returns Oct. 19
Striving to engage children of all ages, Tellus Science Museum will present its fourth annual Heavy Metal in Motion event Oct. 19. From 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., the offering will display various vehicles...
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BCSO schools parents on cyber safety
Kik. Snapchat. OkHello. Facebook. Instagram. Twitter. Social media and cyber contact is booming, and more and more, children are the users. During a presentation Tuesday night, Cartersville Middle ...
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Cartersville school nutrition recognized for participation
The Cartersville City Board of Education on Thursday recognized the system’s nutrition department for drawing student participation in its breakfast and lunch programs, subsequently being recognize...
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Man assaulted while going to purchase drugs
A man was assaulted early Thursday morning while going to purchase drugs. A Bartow County Sheriff’s Office deputy responded to the call in the area of Old Cass White Road and Peeples Valley Road. T...
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International business focus of Leadership Bartow session
Participants in the Cartersville-Bartow County Chamber of Commerce Leadership Bartow program on Wednesday received a global business lesson from local corporate representatives. The morning session...
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Mount Pisgah Baptist celebrates 100 years
For the congregation of Mount Pisgah Baptist, organizing the church’s upcoming 100th-year anniversary service has been a joyful, yet reflectful experience. “It’s exciting because one church staying...
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Brooks wins first MAT Award
After two Metropolitan Atlanta Theater Award nominations, Morgan Brooks captured her first victory with her set design for “Foxfire.” For StageWorks Inc.’s production in January, the Cartersville r...
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Highland 75 management agreement finalized
The two Joint Development Authorities overseeing Highland 75 have finalized their management agreement for the industrial park. The first JDA will manage the park on a day-to-day basis while the se...
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BCSO investigating inmate suicide
The Bartow County Sheriff’s Office is investigating the death of an inmate. According to a press release, an inmate in the medical center of the Bartow County Jail committed suicide shortly before ...
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Sheriff turns up HEAT on aggressive driving
Bartow County Sheriff Clark Millsap unveiled the HEAT — Highway Enforcement of Aggressive Traffic — program to the Oct. 9 public meeting of County Commissioner Steve Taylor. “With the increase in a...
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Career academy hosts parent info night
College, financial planning and scholarship representatives on Tuesday evening converged on the Bartow County College and Career Academy campus to provide parents and their children with informatio...
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Cassville history takes center stage
To help preserve the community’s history, the Cassville Historical Society will present a pair of events at the Old Cassville Cemetery. Following the cemetery tour on Saturday, the organization on ...
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Parmenter helps preserve Bartow's past through EVHS
With a passion for history, Guy Parmenter believes the Allatoona Pass Battlefield is a “rare gem for Bartow County.” Along with serving as a battlefield advisor for today’s Battle of Allatoona Pass...
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Local high school marching bands have the beat
As local football teams hit the field on Friday night, so do more than 400 high school band members across Bartow County. With each school regularly participating in competitions and local and nati...
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