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Adairsville Black Historical Society presents Harris Family Heritage events
For Thelma Harris Wilkins, The Harris Family Heritage Night will be an opportunity to reunite with relatives and celebrate their ancestors' numerous contributions to Bartow County. To be presented ...
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BARTOW BLOTTER — 7.22
- 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, an...
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No injuries in tractor trailer crash that snarls I-75 traffic for hours
There were no injuries in a tractor-trailer crash Friday evening on I-75 at mile marker 280, but there were severe traffic delays. Georgia State Patrol reports a 2011 Freightliner jackknifed at the...
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New business lends a hand through Bartow's Angels
When Amber Blevins founded Bartow's Angels, she planned to help a single family at Christmas, instead she has amassed hundreds of online followers, organized an overwhelming amount of donations and...
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Active shooter: Officers train for the unthinkable
*Editor's Note: This is part of an ongoing series on education and training for local law enforcement. Thirteen years and 18 miles apart, three suspects in two Colorado shooting sprees leave 24 dea...
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USPS stars shine in Adairsville
Employees of the Adairsville Post Office gathered in celebration Friday morning recognizing the efforts of two of their own. Adairsville Postmaster Vanessa Meek was surprised with a retirement part...
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Building dedication, radiothon on tap for Bartow Health Access
In honor of the Rev. Louis Tonsmeire Sr.'s contributions to Bartow Health Access, the nonprofit's building will be named The Tonsmeire Center on Thursday. The 9 a.m. dedication ceremony will occur ...
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Kingston garbage truck funds go into reserves
Proceeds from Kingston's sale of its garbage truck will be deposited into the city's reserve operating fund, council members decided Thursday night during a called meeting. The council had debated ...
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Steps of Faith Dance Studio promotes National Dance Day
For the second year, Cartersville's Steps of Faith Dance Studio is looking forward to celebrating the art of dance on National Dance Day. "Last year's was a great success," said Julie Reeves, artis...
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Library's Animecon to draw enthusiasts
When thousands gathered for Comic-Con International last weekend in San Diego, the Bartow County Library System was gearing up for its fifth annual Animecon to be held Saturday. "We've had a great ...
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Cartersville holds first readings on fee, fine amendments
Cartersville on Thursday heard two first readings on amendments to ordinances that will change the city's fines and fees schedule. Finance Director Tom Rhinehart said the city discussed the changes...
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Euharlee discusses plans for sewer system
Construction on Euharlee's sewer system will not start for five years, as it could take Bartow County that long to gather funding, said Planning and Zoning Administrator Ron Goss during the council...
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United Way seeks participants for sporting clay tourney
With the eighth annual Dennis Grogan Memorial Sporting Clay Tournament set for Aug. 18, participants currently are being sought for the United Way of Bartow County benefit. To be held at Barnsley G...
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Economic development mid-year report reveals results
While some companies choose to go public with investments and expansions, others will choose to remain private about improvement projects and corporate plans. A mid-year project report from Carters...
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'Bye-Bye Birdie' to open July 27
The Grand Theatre's Senior High Theatre Camp will present the hit Broadway musical "Bye-Bye Birdie" July 27 and 28 at 7 p.m. and July 29 at 2:30 p.m. "Bye-Bye Birdie" is the story of music agent Al...
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