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Voter registration deadline Oct. 9
In honor of September being National Voter Registration Month, Georgia Secretary of State Brian Kemp is informing eligible voters of approaching registration deadlines. To cast a ballot in the Nov....
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Mattie Lou Long Pratt
Ms. Mattie Lou Long Pratt, age 66, of 151 Powell Road, Adairsville, passed away Friday, Sept. 21, 2012, at her residence. Ms. Pratt was born in Bartow County, June 3, 1946, daughter of Lula Elizabe...
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@White=[C] Vernon Donald 'Don' Skelton
@White=[C] Vernon Donald (Don) Skelton, 85, of Hampton Lane, Cartersville, passed away Friday, Sept. 21, 2012. Funeral arrangements are incomplete and will be announced later by Owen Funeral Home.
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Cartersville gives final approval for home demolition
After two years of studies, checks and historical evaluations, three homes on West Etowah Drive received their final approvals to be demolished under a Pre-Disaster Mitigation Grant acquired by Car...
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Salvation Army appeals to the public for assistance
Due to an increased need in the community, The Salvation Army’s Cartersville Corps is reaching out to the public for support. Along with financial assistance, the nonprofit also is seeking nonperis...
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Georgia Power issued bonds for $700 million project
Georgia Power will again see construction at Plant Bowen as environmental efforts continue with the addition of a “baghouse” to reduce mercury emissions at a cost of $700 million. “What we’re plann...
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GHC's Watterson speaks on growth based on need
For Georgia Highlands College Interim President Renva Watterson, recent structural improvements and additions to college curriculums are a step in the right direction for the college as well as the...
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Community marks second National Day of Remembrance for Murder Victims
For Stephanie Chastain, National Day of Remembrance for Murder Victims holds special meaning. Chastain was the motivation behind the local ceremony in 2011. “Back in April 2011, I had received a ca...
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Rose Marie O'Lague
Rose Marie O’Lague, 75, of Wilderness Camp Road, White, passed away Thursday, Sept. 20, 2012. Mrs. O’Lague was born Nov. 3, 1936, in Minneapolis, Minn., a daughter of the late Major Easthagen and D...
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Bartow County delegates return from Japan
After more than a week in the land of the rising sun, two local representatives returned home from an economic development mission promoting Bartow County to Japanese officials. Executive Director ...
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Paul H. Gebert
Paul H. Gebert Sr., 90, of Benham Circle, Cartersville, died Wednesday, Sept. 19, 2012. Funeral arrangements are incomplete at this time and will be announced by Owen Funeral Home. Owen Funeral Hom...
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Fall Festival to benefit Steps of Faith mission trip
To support its upcoming mission trip to Europe, Steps of Faith will present a Fall Festival Saturday at its dance studio, 65 Walnut Grove in Cartersville. From 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., the second annual ...
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Parents head back to school
The halls of Cartersville Kids and Co. Pre-K were filled with excitement, open ears and wide eyes Tuesday as the school introduced areas from its curriculum to a few dozen newcomers. These weren’t ...
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Euharlee council discusses sign ordinance revisions
Euharlee’s sign ordinance will soon be revised with clarified language designed to remove any contradictions in its requirements. During Tuesday’s work session, the council discussed the changes, w...
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Nonprofit, faith leaders ‘learn role of faith in the dynamics of domestic violence’
Dianna Kerr met the man who almost killed her at church. Kerr, a domestic violence survivor, married her former husband in December 2010 after meeting him through the church they shared. “He knew t...
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