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BARTOW BIO — Camp keeps waters calm as head of county water and sewer department
Still waters run deep, and Bartow County Water Department Superintendent Gene Camp is about as calm as they come. The soft-spoken outdoorsman is a member of numerous industry associations and is af...
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Gas container on stove results in structure fire
A structural fire believed to be caused by a gas can on a stove, was responded to by Bartow County and Cartersville fire departments early Friday morning. According to CFD Capt. Shannon Horn, a Car...
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Cartersville residents touched by Emory Kidney Transplant Program
Calling it God's plan, Tina Jennings never wavered on her decision to donate a kidney to a complete stranger. After viewing a flier at her allergy clinic in September, she was driven to help save t...
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BARTOW BLOTTER — 4.1
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 ...
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Community members 'walk for life'
Bartow County community members gathered at Friendship Plaza in downtown Cartersville Saturday afternoon for the Bartow County Women's Resource Center's "Walk for Life" benefit. "We have about 130-...
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Bartow's Budget: Tax commissioner staying busy year-round
* Editor's Note: This is part of an ongoing series that will look at Bartow County's budget by department. While many Bartow residents may be scrambling to file income taxes before the April 15 dea...
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Local Government EXPO looks to attract record crowd
Cartersville partners again with Home Depot
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National Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month stresses prevention, screening
In the midst of battling cancer, Lewis Hickom is cherishing his family's love and ongoing support. After beating colon cancer about four years ago, the now 81-year-old Cartersville resident had a r...
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Registration under way for Camp Monarch
Through Camp Monarch, The Hospital Auxiliary is presenting "a journey of hope, health and happiness" to those who have received a cancer diagnosis. Created and funded by the auxiliary, which is a p...
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Candidates outline platforms at first debate
Five candidates shared the stage Tuesday night for the first Bartow County commissioner's debate. Mike Abernathy, Mike Bearden, Tracy Lewis, Steve Taylor and Tony Tidwell took their seats at the Cl...
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Volunteerism highlighted during Red Cross Month
With March being designated as Red Cross Month, officials from the nonprofit's Northwest Georgia Chapter are extending thanks to the community for its ongoing assistance. "If it weren't for public ...
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Canes, Lady Canes win; showdown with Allatoona next
In its final tune-up before a showdown with one of its biggest rivals, the Cartersville tennis teams defeated host Pickens Tuesday with both the boys and girls teams earning 5-0 victories. The Lady...
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General McClenden
Mr. General McClenden, 98, of 65 Brown Road S.W., Cartersville, died on Tuesday, March 27, 2012. Funeral arrangements are incomplete and will be announced at a later date by Mack Eppinger & Sons Fu...
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Commissioner candidates take center stage
Cartersville’s Clarence Brown Conference Center played host Tuesday night to a standing-room-only crowd for the first 2012 Bartow County Commissioner’s Candidate Debate. Mike Abernathy, Mike Bearde...
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GHC receives grant to continue GHAME
The University System of Georgia has awarded Georgia Highlands College a grant of $30,000 to continue building its program for minority male students, known by the acronym GHAME. The program, Georg...
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