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Health care law uncertainty looms for Bartow businesses
Upon the re-election of President Barack Obama, businesses across Bartow County and the U.S. have expressed concern over the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act coming to fruition and what i...
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Tellus lecture to highlight Amos' Odyssey in the Coosa River Basin
As summer came to an end, Amos Tuck, program coordinator for the Coosa River Basin Initiative, prepared to embark on a monthlong journey traveling 200 miles on three rivers. Next week, Tuck will pr...
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The Legion Theatre to feature Johnny Cash tribute band, improv
Prior to the opening of the comedy “Run for Your Wife” on Jan. 25, The Pumphouse Players’ venue will play host to a pair of entertainment offerings — “A Night with Johnny Cash” and “Improv at The L...
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Bartow County Sheriff’s Office to host firearms safety course
The Bartow County Sheriff’s Office is answering requests from the public to learn firearms safety. Beginning in February, the department will host free firearms safety courses. Scheduled for Saturd...
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Video released in Cornett reckless conduct case
A Bartow County Board of Education member’s vehicle “lurched forward” before striking an Adairsville High School senior Friday at Wal-Mart. Video released Wednesday by the Bartow County Sheriff’s O...
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Taylor announces 19 appointments to county government
During his first meeting as county commissioner Wednesday morning, Steve Taylor made 19 appointments and reappointments to numerous positions throughout the county government. Taylor also establish...
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Parent company of Rome News-Tribune files Chapter 11
The parent company of the Rome News-Tribune on Tuesday filed Chapter 11 reorganization in United States Bankruptcy Court in the Northern District of Georgia. News Publishing Company President Burge...
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Kingston PD arrests 3 juveniles for post office vandalism
Kingston Police Department on Wednesday made several arrests following damage and vandalism at the city’s post office. The span of incidents, which Police Chief Clay Patterson said are all connecte...
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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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I-75 chase goes down 41, hits 100 mph
A Georgia State Patrol pursuit began on Interstate 75 Tuesday morning and ended near Shotgun Road after reaching speeds in excess of 100 mph. A GSP trooper clocked a 2001 Cadillac of unknown model ...
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Carver pleads guilty after shooting at deputy, to serve 20
A man who fired on a Bartow County Sheriff’s Office deputy in April will serve time after pleading guilty to five counts. Nelson Fain Carver entered a plea in Bartow County Superior Court Dec. 18. ...
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CMC celebrates first baby of 2013
Cartersville Medical Center has welcomed Kinsley Ann Stone — 8 pounds, 5.3 ounces — as the first baby born in the new year. Kinsley was born at 12:23 p.m., Tuesday, to Johnathon and Brooke Stone of...
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BHM to explore history of Young Brothers Pharmacy Jan. 16
A local landmark, Young Brothers Pharmacy is known for bearing Coca-Cola’s first outdoor painted wall sign and being an integral part of Cartersville’s economic history. To shed light on its backgr...
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Out with the old, in with the new: Bartow County officials sworn into office
The last day of 2012 saw a new county commissioner, tax commissioner, district attorney, a school board official and the clerk of the superior court being sworn into office by Probate Judge Mitchel...
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Helen Mozelle Grant Cole
Mrs. Helen Mozelle Grant Cole, 83, of Cartersville, passed away Saturday, Dec. 29, 2012, at Cartersville Medical Center. A native of Bartow County born April 8, 1929, she was the daughter of the la...
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