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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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Cuprowski comes aboard as EMA director
Paul Cuprowski, born and brought up in New Jersey, came home two decades ago. In January, his work in his own community led Cuprowski to seek a new role — Bartow County Emergency Management Agency ...
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Incumbent and new faces run for Adairsville Ward 3
The only contested seat for Adairsville this November is Ward 3. Kenneth “KC” Carson and Lee Castro are challenging incumbent Connie Morrow, who has held the seat for the past four years. Name: Ken...
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Bartow Health Access goes pink to support awareness
From the National Football League to local community fundraisers, October is widely celebrated as breast cancer awareness month. In Bartow County the fight for early detection and breast screening ...
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Lake Allatoona tour educates local representatives
As part of its yearly program, the Lake Allatoona Association again hosted a boat tour of the lake with the intention of educating local, state and national officials. This year the focus was on a ...
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Bartow Christian Disaster Recovery assists final homeowner
More than eight months after the EF-3 tornado tore through Adairsville, Bartow Christian Disaster Recovery wrapped up its efforts of helping displaced residents return home. On Monday, the voluntee...
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@White=[C] Local high school marching bands have the beat
@White=[C] 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 loc...
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Advocates marks 30 years in operation
On Tuesday, Advocates for Children will celebrate its 30th anniversary by extending thanks to its steadfast supporters. “It’s remarkable,” Advocates President and CEO Patty Eagar said, referring to...
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Eggs and Issues learns about the Heart of the Chase
October’s Eggs and Issues breakfast celebrated the Great Locomotive Chase Thursday morning with guest speaker Joe Head. Head, a local historian of the 1862 rail chase involving Union raiders and Th...
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Fleeing man hides in kudzu patch
A traffic stop Wednesday night ended with the suspect hiding in a patch of kudzu behind a Family Dollar. A Cartersville police officer tried to initiate a traffic stop on a white Saturn Ion for all...
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