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Adairsville Raiders head to Winder
Adairsville High School’s JROTC Raiders team is heading to Winder today to participate in the 2012 Georgia State Raider Championship to compete with 70 teams from all over the state. On Saturday, O...
Oct 27, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
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Cartersville DDA mourns passing of Harry Finchum
Harry Finchum, chairman of the Cartersville Downtown Development Authority’s board of directors, passed away Tuesday, Oct. 23, 2012. Tara Currier, manager of the DDA, expressed sympathies from the ...
Oct 26, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
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Unemployment rates decrease in Bartow, region
The Georgia Department of Labor announced Thursday that the preliminary unemployment rate in Bartow County and the surrounding area declined in September. Bartow County’s unemployment rate declined...
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Marijuana, scale found in man's pants
A traffic stop Wednesday evening in Cartersville resulted in a bag of marijuana and digital scale being found in a man’s pants. A Cartersville police officer performed a traffic stop on a red Mercu...
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Matt Williams is Bartow's Teacher of the Year
Matt Williams, a fourth grade teacher at Cloverleaf Elementary School, was selected as the 2012-2013 Bartow County Teacher of the Year. Williams, as well as 17 other teachers and two finalists, wer...
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Bartow extension agent takes to Atlanta airwaves
Metro Atlanta residents can tune in Saturday to WSB radio for advice and suggestions from Bartow County Extension Coordinator Paul Pugliese as he takes questions from callers to the Lawn and Garden...
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2 Bartow locations on list of 10 Places in Peril
A former school that survived the Civil War and a former mining site dating back to the 1860s seem to have only age in common. But, according to the state, both are in trouble. The two sites — Stil...
Oct 25, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
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CPD seeks assistance in stemming car break-ins
Over the past several weeks, there has been an increased number of breaking and entering into vehicles in Cartersville, according to a Cartersville Police Department release, and Chief Thomas Culpe...
Oct 25, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
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Woodland High gets real
Freshmen at Woodland High School received a wake-up call on Wednesday as they navigated the Performance Learning Center during the second annual Georgia Appalachian Center for Higher Education’s Re...
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Chamber board votes to oppose charter school amendment
The Cartersville-Bartow County Chamber of Commerce announced Wednesday its formal opposition to the controversial charter school amendment on Georgia’s ballot this election cycle. In a board meetin...
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Emerson starts charter revision process
Emerson is about to join the ranks of Bartow County municipalities that have revised their city charters. During a work session Oct. 22, City Manager Kevin McBurnett met with the city council to pr...
Oct 25, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
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The following information — names
The following information — names, photos, addresses, charges and other details — was taken directly from Bartow County Sheriff’s Office jail records. Not every arrest leads to a conviction, and a ...
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CMC breaks ground on $30 million expansion
Cartersville Medical Center broke out the golden shovels Tuesday for a ceremony to mark the beginning of a $30 million expansion project. The groundbreaking ceremony kicks off construction to doubl...
Oct 24, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 19 19 recommendations | email to a friend
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Cloverleaf dedicates library to Dot Frasier
For more than 50 years Dot Frasier has served a myriad of roles in the Bartow County School System ranging from instructor to administrator to her current role as executive director of the Bartow E...
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Behind the type: Cochran continues newspaper work 60 years later
Sixty years ago, in 1952, The African Queen hit theaters, Elizabeth II took the throne as Queen of England and 17-year-old Elizabeth Cochran began working with The Daily Tribune News just two weeks...
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