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"Let each citizen remember at the moment he is offering his vote that he is not making a present or a compliment to please an individual -- or at least that he ought not so to do; but that he is ex...
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Barfield takes reins at Bartow County Resource Office
More than two months into her new position, Susan Barfield is delighted to be coordinating the Bartow County Resource Office's services. As a past volunteer for the organization, the Acworth reside...
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Bartow County to receive federal drought assistance
Bartow County is now a natural disaster area according to the U.S. Department of Agriculture, as announced Thursday. The recent decision was brought on by the drought that continues to affect more ...
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Young entrepreneur puts talents to work
When 20-year-old Richard Poleo decided he wanted to start his own business, he took what he was good at and found a way to help others. He saw people who needed help with their smartphones or setti...
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Christmas in July generates 'overwhelming' number of donations
Serving as a lifeline during the summer months, the Christmas in July campaign recently helped The Salvation Army replenish its food pantry. "It was especially significant [since] July is often a v...
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Cartersville approves millage rates
Cartersville School System's millage rate increased to 18.23 mills Thursday night after the city council approved the measure. The vote increases the millage rate by one mill, as last year's rate w...
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Public Defender's Office doing more with less
* Editor's Note: This is part of an ongoing series that will look at Bartow County's budget by department. Tasked with representing those charged with crimes in the superior courts of Bartow and Go...
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Commissioner approves Taylorsville election agreement
Bartow County will conduct a city election for Taylorsville during the Nov. 6 election, as approved by Commissioner Clarence Brown during a called meeting Wednesday morning. Taylorsville will hold ...
Aug 02, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
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Kirk 'disappointed' in turnout for primary
It was one of the most highly contested races in Bartow County in 20 years. It was the first commissioner's race without Clarence Brown's name in two decades. And Tuesday's primary still drew less ...
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Scoggins squeaks past Bell
In the night's closest race, Melba Scoggins defeated Clerk of Superior Court incumbent Gary Bell in a nail-biter. With less than 230 votes separating the two, Scoggins earned 50.8 percent of the vo...
Aug 01, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
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Bearden, Taylor advance to runoff in commissioner race
The race for Bartow County's highest office will continue to an Aug. 21 runoff election between Mike Bearden and Steve Taylor. Taylor took the largest number of votes at Tuesday's county commission...
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Millsap wins fourth term
Offering his congratulations just before 10 p.m., Dan Knowles acknowledged Sheriff Clark Millsap's victory Tuesday night in the July 31 primary. Millsap earned his fourth term as sheriff after earn...
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Grady Wallace Turner
Mr. Grady Wallace Turner Sr., of Cook Street Cartersville, died Saturday, July 28, 2012. For the full obituary, please see the print or e-edition. Owen Funeral Home, 12 Collins Drive, Cartersville,...
Jul 31, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
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Changing of the guard at GDOL Cartersville Career Center
After 34 years of service with the Georgia Department of Labor, Gail Fowler, manger of the Cartersville Career Center will complete her final day today turning over the position of acting manager t...
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Tellus comes to life Saturday
Fun and learning will intermix as Night at the Museum returns to Tellus Saturday. From 6 to 10 p.m., characters ranging from Albert Einstein to the "Star Wars" franchise, will take center stage, en...
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