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High speed chase ends with arrest
On Friday at approximately 11:45 a.m., a Bartow County Sheriff’s Office deputy met with the U.S. Marshals Service and the Bartow-Cartersville Drug Task Force in regard to multiple subjects possibly...
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'Meteorite Men' rock Tellus on National Astronomy Day
Tellus Science Museum on Saturday celebrated National Astronomy Day with a number of special events, including a lecture by Geoff Notkin and Seve Arnold, stars of the Science Channel TV show “Meteo...
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Job creation incentive extended for Bartow communities
At the close of 2012, two Bartow County districts defined by the U.S. Census lost a designation allowing for increased job tax credits for qualifying businesses. All of that changed, however, with ...
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Wildfires set in Acworth
At approximately 10:35 p.m. Thursday, a Bartow County Sheriff’s Office deputy responded to Scenic Mountain Drive, in Acworth, in reference to wildfires being set. According to the incident report, ...
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School board to approve computer insurance
The Bartow County Board of Education on Monday will vote on a number of school technology purchases to be funded by the system’s Striving Readers Literacy Grant. Other items include the Special Pur...
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Georgia State Parks & Historic Sites to host community meetings
The future of Georgia’s state parks and historic sites will be discussed in community meetings throughout the state, with Red Top Mountain State Park’s set for Tuesday and Etowah Indian Mounds Hist...
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@White=[C] School board to approve computer insurance
@White=[C] The Bartow County Board of Education on Monday will vote on a number of school technology purchases to be funded by the system’s Striving Readers Literacy Grant. Other items include the ...
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Cartersville council tackles housekeeping chores
The Cartersville City Council tackled a myriad of housekeeping chores — rezoning requests, manhole rehabilitation and valve actuator installation to name a few — in its Thursday night meeting. Requ...
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Investigation continues at Plant Bowen
An investigation to determine the cause of an explosion at Georgia Power’s Plant Bowen earlier this month is still ongoing. The April 4 incident caused only minor injuries at the coal-fired power p...
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Emerson gives green light to road realignment
In a called meeting Thursday, the Emerson City Council unanimously approved construction plans for the realignment of Ga. Highway 293 at LakePoint Sporting Community & Town Center in southern Barto...
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Body recovered from Etowah River
Bartow County Sheriff’s Office deputies and investigators recovered a body from the Etowah River Thursday evening. According to Sheriff Clark Millsap, deputies and investigators responded to Jones ...
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Booth hosts elementary art exhibit through May 12
Bartow County and Cartersville city students and their parents on Thursday gathered at the Booth Western Art Museum for the opening of the annual Bartow County and Cartersville City Schools Element...
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Cartersville bride-to-be selects gown on TLC show
In the next 48 hours, Kayla Cannon will say “yes” to her gown and husband-to-be. With the episode airing one day before her wedding, television viewers will be able to watch the Cartersville reside...
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Motorcyclist killed in crash identified
According to Georgia State Patrol, Alfred Levoy Dobbins, 45, of Kingston, was killed in an accident Tuesday. Dobbins was operating a motorcycle southbound on Ga. Highway 293 when a northbound Toyot...
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Cartersville couple home safe after Boston Marathon
Steve Archer and his wife Jill made it home safe to Cartersville Tuesday after the two traveled to this year’s Boston Marathon. Steve Archer, who ran in the marathon, brought home a personal best t...
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