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Bartow Blotter 4.26
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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Love's, Emerson agree on maintenance plans
Dedicating most of the agenda items to Love's Travel Center, the Emerson City Council approved three key items to the center's operation and maintenance. Standard operations and forms include the m...
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Saturday's Southern Vets Fest to support homeless veterans
While thanking the nation's "defenders of freedom," area residents can blend their support for veterans with their passion for music at the 2011 Southern Vets Fest Saturday. To be held at the Adair...
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Man with sword begs deputies to shoot him
A man was taken to Cartersville Medical Center for a medical evaluation Sunday evening after several deputies persuaded him to drop a samurai sword. A deputy responded to several calls of a black m...
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Kingston mayor to attend statewide conference
Kingston Mayor Dexter Jones will rub shoulders with some of the top black mayors this weekend in College Park at the Georgia Conference of Black Mayors to be held at the Hilton Garden Hill Millenni...
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After 21 years, murder victim's mother still seeking closure
For Jean Jefferson, every morning she opens her eyes she relives April 25, 1990 -- the day her life changed forever, the day she received the call that her daughter, Patricia Ann Woody, and her hus...
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Modern Woodmen's contributions make resident feel like 'queen'
For Carol Bitzer, the kindness of "strangers" has enabled her to regain a sense of normalcy. After receiving knee surgery March 28, the 49-year-old was unable to return to her Cartersville home due...
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Man arrested after wielding drill
Bartow County sheriff's deputies arrested a man Saturday after the man made threats and wielded a drill. According to the incident report, Jeremy Crumpton, 26, of 11 Blue Bird Circle, White, became...
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Students participate in National Autism Awareness Month
As the nation celebrates Autism Awareness Month, parents of autistic children believe education and acceptance are essential for their loved ones to reach their full potential. "My hope is that the...
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For Cartersville High School principal, education a 'lifestyle'
When not serving the students and faculty within Cartersville High School, principal Jay Floyd can be seen frequenting the ball fields and watching his teams practice. Floyd says his role in educat...
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Advocates Young Professionals announce Duck Derby Concert
For the second consecutive year, Advocates Young Professionals announces the annual Duck Derby Concert will be held at Riverside Day Use Area on Friday, May 13. Held the eve of the annual Duck Derb...
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Cochran remembered for service to community
Nearly two days following his death, Douglas "Doug" Marvin Cochran is being remembered for his educational and civic contributions. A former Bartow County educator and associate broker with Asher R...
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Bartow Blotter 4.22
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, and ...
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Safety checkpoint nets fugitive arrest
A joint safety checkpoint Thursday night between the Bartow County Sheriff's Office, Georgia State Patrol and Motor Carrier Compliance Division netted at least one arrest. The checkpoint on Highway...
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Cartersville City Council approves pill mill moratorium
Earlier this year Judge Carey Nelson denied a request to return prescription drugs to a confidential informant arrested last February by a Cartersville police officer. The CI was working for a Kent...
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