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Five charged for fight
Staff Report A brawl in front of an apartment complex Thursday night ended with five arrested. A caller told deputies that a fight had occurred at the intersection of Cassville and Grassdale roads ...
Jan 25, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 47 47 recommendations | email to a friend
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Old Grassdale seen as next 411 connector
In a case of what was once old being new again, Old Grassdale Road is being examined as the next possibility for direct connection between U.S. Highway 411 and Interstate 75. Bartow County, Carters...
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Southern gospel promoter unveils 2014 events
Through Ferguson Gospel Events, Zach Ferguson is striving to keep the tradition of Southern gospel music alive in Bartow County. The 20-year-old Cartersville resident founded the Southern gospel pr...
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Career Academy hosting info night next week
On Tuesday, Jan. 28, the Bartow County College and Career Academy will host a parent and student information meeting beginning at 6 p.m. Aimed toward upcoming sophomores, juniors and seniors, Progr...
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Man tries to buy car with Bloomberg's license
While attempting to purchase a 2012 Chevrolet Cruze from a local dealership, one man used former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg’s driver’s license. The dealership owner said he received a ca...
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Cartersville HPC updated on national register application
During its regular Tuesday night meeting, the Cartersville Historic Preservation Commission heard an update from state officials on the city’s application for the downtown area to be included on th...
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EMS breaks out buckets for 'Last Dance' fundraising drive
Looking to produce a second “Last Dance” video, Bartow County EMS employees will take to the streets next week, buckets in hand. “It came about several years ago. Some of the guys in our department...
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DAR recognizes youth service at awards ceremony
Local elementary and middle school students likely felt their “ears burning” at the Cartersville Civic Center on Tuesday as teachers and administrators spoke of their accomplishments and efforts wi...
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Woman punches wall, man, window
One woman went into a house like a wrecking ball Monday night, knocking holes in walls and punching out windows. When a Bartow County Sheriff’s Office deputy arrived at the Pine Ridge Road residenc...
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AIDS Alliance promotes 'We are Empowered'
To help curb the number of women being diagnosed with HIV, the AIDS Alliance of Northwest Georgia is promoting the “We are Empowered: Alicia Keys in Conversation with 5 inspiring women living with ...
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Kingston begins 2014 budget work, considers policies
For more than 3 1/2 hours Tuesday morning, the Kingston City Council met for a work session dedicated to the city’s 2014 budget, and debated future policies for a variety of issues. The proposed bu...
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CPD, Old Town residents gather for community meeting
Gathered at Grand Oaks Tuesday night, residents of Old Town in Cartersville and the city’s police department met to discuss the district’s crime concerns. “We felt like we should try to all get tog...
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Euharlee council considers revamped marketing plan
In its first work session of 2014, the Euharlee City Council heard newly-elected mayor Dennis Thayer’s ideas for improving the town’s image, including proposals for rebranding, amending the city’s ...
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Observance highlights King’s legacy of service
Considering the designation to be an honor, Bessie Green and her husband, Forrest, served as the grand marshals for the local King Holiday Weekend Celebration’s Brotherhood March. For Green — a gra...
Jan 21, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 88 88 recommendations | email to a friend
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Improving Bartow's health, wealth is Nelson's goal
As a self-described fifth-generation Bartow County resident, Patrick Nelson works to improve both the physical and economic health of Bartow. In addition to owning and operating the Georgia Fitness...
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