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Cartersville cattleman becomes 50th recipient of Farm Family award
Along with carving out a comfortable living for him and his late wife, Genney, Cliff Martin's success in the cattle business also has garnered the respect of his peers. Known to many in the Sugar V...
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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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Fatality found on I-75
The Bartow County Sheriff's Office discovered a body about 1:35 a.m. Saturday on the shoulder of Interstate 75 northbound. According to Georgia State Patrol Public Information Officer Gordy Wright,...
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Behind the numbers: Economy, population factors in crime rate
* Editor's note: This is the second in a three-part series looking at a decade of crime in Bartow County. More people and less money: Those two factors lie at the center of what drove up Bartow Cou...
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Red Top recreates the homestead life
Children and adults experienced firsthand the life of 1860s at Red Top Mountain State Park's Spring Time at the Homestead, Saturday afternoon. "This is more of a living history, of what it would ha...
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Civil War Comes Alive! returns to Cartersville April 28
Inspiring people of all ages to reach their lifelong goals, Homer Sewell III never tires of portraying Abraham Lincoln. In the past 36 years, the former Cartersville resident has brought the 16th U...
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Home Depot donates garden, flagpole to Good Shepherd
Home Depot employees used their Thursday morning off to help Good Shepherd Foundation employees, workers and volunteers plant a garden. Team Depot, a community outreach program created by the compa...
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Legal community gives back through Food Frenzy
Georgia Attorney General Sam Olens was on hand Friday for the Bartow County Bar Association meeting to help raise awareness for an upcoming food drive hosted by members of the legal community state...
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Local rep says drug testing for welfare constitutional
Gov. Nathan Deal on Monday signed into law a bill that will require citizens seeking welfare to pass a drug test before receiving benefits. While similar laws have been struck down in other states ...
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Students take roles in community on Civic Youth Day
High school students from Bartow County, Cartersville and Excel Christian Academy on Thursday took an active role exploring future career options during the 56th annual Civic Youth Day, sponsored i...
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ATR takes home state manufacturer of the year award
Cartersville-based Applied Thermoplastic Resources was named Thursday as the Georgia Small Manufacturer of the Year. Laying claim to one of only three Manufacturer of the Year Awards handed out by ...
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'Say Yes to the Dress: Bridesmaids' to feature Cartersville ties tonight
Tonight's back-to-back episodes of "Say Yes to the Dress: Bridesmaids," will feature a pair of Bartow connections. Two Cartersville brides will be featured on the TLC show, which is filmed at brida...
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Bartow, city schools art show under way at Booth
Through May 13, the annual Bartow County and Cartersville City Schools Art Show is enabling budding young artists to showcase their work in a Smithsonian Affiliate. On display in the Booth Western ...
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Great American Cleanup aims to reduce litter
Volunteers still sought for Saturday cleanups
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Chamber kicks off Manufacturer Appreciation Week
With 137 industries employing 9,342 people, manufacturers make a significant contribution to Bartow County's economy. For one week a year, Bartow County in coordination with the state of Georgia, c...
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