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Pedestrian struck by train
A pedestrian was struck Saturday afternoon in the area of the Atco underpass. Bartow County EMS Public Information Officer Brad Cothran said units arrived to find a male possibly struck by a train....
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Women's expo covers a variety of topics
Women, young and old, filed into the Clarence Brown Conference Center on Saturday to attend the Northwest Georgia Women’s Expo. The sixth annual event hosted 80 booths filled with services and prod...
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Youth Action group seeks members
In an effort to draw Bartow County 10th to 12th graders into positive activities to better their schools and community, the Bartow Youth Action Team will hold its yearly recruitment meeting Thursda...
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Superior Court convenes Monday
A dozen cases are listed as potential priority cases when Bartow County Superior Court convenes Monday. Cherokee Judicial Circuit District Attorney Rosemary Greene released this week a list of crim...
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3 militia members enter not guilty pleas
Three alleged militia members charged in connection with alleged plans to attack government facilities entered not guilty pleas Friday in federal court. Terry Eugene Peace, Brian Edward Cannon and ...
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Man reported as missing
On Thursday, March 20, about 7:53 p.m., a Bartow County Sheriff’s Office deputy spoke with a woman by phone who stated her husband, John Roland Graham, was missing, being last seen or heard from at...
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LAW helps expand availability of low-cost spay, neuter options in Bartow
Entering its third year of operation, the League for Animal Welfare is continuing its efforts to enhance the lives and treatment of animals in Bartow County. “LAW does not act as a rescue, adoption...
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Local author's book provokes imagination
Angela Moll of Cartersville recently published the children’s/young adult fiction book titled “The Fairies of Flitters Forest: Journey to the Flower Garden (Volume 1),” available through Barnes and...
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Irish earns region paramedic honor, moves on to state
A humble Brian Irish last week accepted the Danny Hall Memorial Region One Paramedic of the Year honor. Recognized March 13 at the 2014 Northwest Georgia/Region 1 Emergency Medical Services Council...
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Euharlee council hears urban designation
Five foreheads on the Euharlee City Council grimaced in tandem as they learned the news. Their town — the place of green fields and lazy streams — shared the urban grittiness of Detroit and Newark ...
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University System bans tobacco on campus
Beginning Oct. 1, all University System of Georgia campuses will be required to be tobacco free following a Wednesday vote by the USG Board of Regents. The policy will prohibit the use of “all form...
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Taylor welcomes state champion Cass Middle
Bartow County Commissioner Steve Taylor opened his public meeting Wednesday by recognizing the Cass Middle School state champion recycling team. “We appreciate what these folks at Cass Middle Schoo...
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St. Luke A.M.E. to honor 'Women of Excellence' Saturday
In recognition of their positive impact on others, five women with Bartow County ties will be honored Saturday at St. Luke A.M.E. Church, 130 Jones St. in Cartersville. Starting at 6 p.m., the Wome...
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@White=[C] Two receive life sentences in home invasion
@White=[C] Two people found guilty last month in a July 2013 home invasion were sentenced Tuesday. Yvonne Alexander and Austin Hernandez were charged with kidnapping with bodily injury, kidnapping,...
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Two plea, exonerate 5 in molly case
Almost eight months after seven people were arrested in connection with the largest molly seizure in county history, two people have been sentenced and five others cleared. Christopher Lee Willingh...
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