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Studios join to celebrate National Dance Day
To celebrate National Dance Day, Steps of Faith Dance Studio, Fusion Dance Company and the Cartersville School of Ballet are partnering to showcase the diverse styles of dance offered locally. Havi...
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LakePoint paves way for growth
“Nothing worth doing comes easy,” is the attitude Earl Ehrhart takes when he assures others of the long-awaited LakePoint Sporting Community & Town Center. Ehrhart and the LakePoint team celebrated...
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Nonprofit reaches out in search for missing girl
A nationwide nonprofit has reached out in the case of a teenager missing from Cartersville. The Center for Search and Investigations in past days became involved in the case of Michele Wise, 15, wh...
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Discover 'lesser known jewels of Bartow' Aug. 1
With May’s Gem Tour exceeding expectations, the Cartersville-Bartow County Convention & Visitors Bureau will present the Lesser Known Jewels of Bartow County Tour Aug. 1. “In May we did it in celeb...
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Emerson council approves LakePoint south campus plan
The Emerson City Council made quick work of the evening’s agenda. The council unanimously approved Phase 4B of the Village at Waterside, a gated, architecturally-controlled lakeside community of cu...
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Thompson announces bid for state Senate
Beneath the warm July sun, friends, family and supporters gathered at the Bartow County Frank Moore Administration and Judicial Center Tuesday evening for an announcement from Bruce Thompson about ...
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Shooting witness: Suspect 'acting all gangster'
An early morning shooting Saturday was an accident, according to a witness, despite the suspect’s statement that he would shoot the victim. Cartersville Police Department Capt. Mark Camp said 24-ye...
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Bartow BOE votes 3-2 to keep tax rate
The Bartow County Board of Education Monday voted 3-2 to maintain its millage rate of 17.90, which has remained the same since 2009. “Together we have worked to discuss [the millage rate], crunch n...
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Bandy enjoys helping people take positive steps in life
As a life purpose coach, Tom Bandy tries to provide hope for those seeking help. Along with being a small business owner, the Cartersville resident is the referred parenting director for Bartow Fam...
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Woman critical after being shot in face
An “accidental shooting” in the early morning hours Saturday left a woman in critical condition. Cartersville Police Department Capt. Mark Camp said late Saturday afternoon the 24-year-old woman, w...
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At a glance: highlights of Bartow's 2013 CRCT
Bartow County middle schools continued to meet and/or exceed standards this year on the Criterion Referenced Competency Tests, but Director of Secondary Curriculum Jim Gottwald said there is always...
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Habitat provides stability for two Cartersville families
Mirror images of one another, a pair of homes on Martin Luther King Jr. Drive in Cartersville are providing stability for first time homeowners, courtesy of Bartow Area Habitat for Humanity. After ...
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Grove reflects on trip to China
Cartersville City Manager Sam Grove returned last month from a diplomatic journey to China where he shared insights on local government at the invitation of the University of Georgia Carl Vincent I...
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Back-to-school, tax-free holiday set for Aug. 9-10
As parents, teachers and students gear up for school to resume, the state of Georgia has planned two days for a back-to-school, tax-free holiday. Qualifying purchases on Friday, Aug. 9, and Saturda...
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Kingston residents pen 'the CATCHER'
Known for their professional achievements in the advertising arena and court of law, Gary Towers and Genevieve Frazier currently are trying to make their mark in the world of literary fiction. For ...
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