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Kingston investigating alleged gang activity
One week into summer vacation and with the teens of Kingston unoccupied, city officials are worried gang activity could be on the rise. "When a bunch of kids get together, something is bound to tak...
May 27, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 19 19 recommendations | email to a friend
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Bartow Blotter 5.26
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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Bartow County Animal Control to offer service to Kingston
The city of Kingston's problem with stray dogs and other animals could soon be a thing of the past. On Wednesday, Commissioner Clarence Brown signed an agreement with the city of Kingston for anima...
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Woman falls victim to 'good Samaritan'
A woman who was recently released from the hospital had her prescription stolen by a man who offered her a ride home. A Bartow County deputy responded to Maple Ridge Apartments Tuesday afternoon in...
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Pool safety stressed as swimming season begins
With one youth already having to be rescued, Kristin Strickland, aquatics coordinator for the Cartersville Parks and Recreation Department, is emphasizing the need for children to know how to swim ...
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Bartow school board discusses 2012 budget cuts
The Bartow County Board of Education on Wednesday met at Georgia Highlands College in Rome for their annual retreat, discussing cuts to offset an expected $15.8 million shortfall in the 2012 budget...
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Robert Linton Crowe
Mr. Robert Linton Crowe, 88, of Cartersville passed away Wednesday, May 25, 2011, at Cartersville Medical Center. Funeral services will be conducted at 11 a.m. Saturday, May 28, in the chapel of Pa...
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Bartow Blotter 5.25
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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Alleged rapist pleads guilty to false imprisonment
A 19-year-old man, who once faced a rape charge, will spend the next six months in jail after pleading guilty to a reduced charge of false imprisonment. Michael Lowe Jr. appeared in Bartow Superior...
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94-year-old's attitude, exercise routine continues to inspire
As National Senior Health & Fitness Day gets under way, Adele Howell is participating in her third water aerobics class of the week at CAIR Plus Fitness Center. At 94, the Cartersville resident ref...
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Cartersville native leading young Marines in Afghanistan
By the light of a full Afghan moon, a handful of young Marines are hard at work near Combat Outpost Ouellette. They lay a thick plastic liner over a hollow square. When finished, they will have cre...
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Law enforcers encourage citizens to protect valuables
Staff Report Officials with the Bartow County Sheriff's Office and the Cartersville Police Department want to remind all citizens to secure their valuables. People tend to leave valuable items in p...
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DTN offering coupons Friday, seeking information on camps
The Daily Tribune News will bring back the coupon pages Friday, May 27. This addition to the paper will feature local coupons on everything from food to lawn care. Also coming this weekend is infor...
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FEMA makes disaster assistance available to people with disabilities
Recent tornadoes in Georgia destroyed homes and disrupted lives on an equal opportunity basis. The Federal Emergency Management Agency is working to ensure that all disaster survivors, including pe...
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The Tams return to Cartersville
The Tams, a popular R & B band since the '60s, returns to the Downtown Cartersville Summer Concert Series on Saturday, June 4, in the second of four free summer concerts. "We're very excited to hav...
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