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Superior court criminal trials begin Monday
When Bartow County Superior Court convenes Monday, child molestation and drug cases are among those expected to be heard first in Judge Suzanne Smith and Judge David Smith’s courtroom. District Att...
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EMS part of Scouts' Twilight Camp
When 87 Cub Scouts descended on Adairsville High School this week, Bartow County EMS was there to offer assistance in earning the badge related to first aid. “We were asked by the leader of Pack 24...
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Cartersville-Bartow Community Church Shop continues philanthropic pursuits
Referring to the nonprofit’s customers as her extended family, Kitty Carte has forged countless connections volunteering at the Cartersville-Bartow Community Church Shop for more than four decades....
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Resident interrupts attempted burglary
After running to a nearby gas station Thursday night, two people returned home to find someone inside. The complainant said he and a woman returned to their Bishop Mill Drive residence Thursday nig...
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New GHC president selected
The Board of Regents of the University System of Georgia named Dr. Donald J. Green the new president of Georgia Highlands College on Friday morning. Green, who is currently the vice president of ex...
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Eggs and Issues tackles 'generational train wrecks'
With four distinct generations now making up the American workforce, the Cartersville-Bartow County Chamber of Commerce’s Adairsville Council hosted a breakfast Thursday morning focusing on how the...
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Surya to bring 200 jobs, build 1 million-square-foot facility
In an action that will diversify Bartow County’s recent spate of industrial recruitments, Surya intends to build a 1 million-square-foot facility that will serve as a warehouse and corporate office...
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NW Georgia named U.S. Department of Commerce manufacturing community
The northwest Georgia region has been named one of 12 areas designated a manufacturing community partner by the U.S. Department of Commerce. The designation will net the area part of a $1.3 billion...
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Summer concert series to benefit Orphan Aid, Liberia
Through its concert series this summer, Orphan Aid, Liberia is seeking to raise awareness and funds for its philanthropic efforts. Starting on Saturday at 7 p.m., the Sounds for Liberia series will...
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Covered bridge home at last
After belonging to Bartow County for years, Commissioner Steve Taylor approved a quit claim deed Wednesday that transfered ownership of the Euharlee Covered Bridge to its logical owner, the city of...
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BCFD captains come to aid of Colo. counterparts
When Bartow County Fire Department Capts. Adam Blair and Kerry Howell saw smoke and passing fire engines, the two did not hesitate to offer assistance — almost 1,400 miles from home. Blair and Howe...
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LakePoint opens baseball fields today
LakePoint Sporting Community opens its baseball facility for tenant Perfect Game to host its annual 16U, 17U and 18U Perfect GameEast Cobb Invitational today. Four of the 16 Major League-sized fiel...
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Hidden cash stolen from home
When a suspect stole more than $1,000 from a Cartersville home Monday, they left a threatening note behind. According to the Bartow County Sheriff’s Office incident report, the victim said someone ...
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Euharlee library focuses on Civil War Thursday
In conjunction with the opening of Euharlee History Museum’s Civil War exhibit, its director Katie Odom Gobbi will deliver a presentation on the same topic Thursday. Titled “Civil War in Euharlee,”...
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Eddie Lee Wilkins summer camps promote education, fun
The Eddie Lee Wilkins Youth Association kicked off its summer programs on Monday featuring athletics, education and postive encouragement. The events, which are funded by the city of Cartersville, ...
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