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SBA opens outreach center for Dec. 22 tornado
Georgia residents and businesses affected by a tornado on Dec. 22, can apply for low-interest disaster loans from the U.S. Small Business Administration in person at a Disaster Loan Outreach Center...
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Edward Lamar Wade
Edward Lamar Wade, 89, of Euharlee Road, Kingston, passed away Sunday, Jan. 1, 2012. Mr. Wade was born April 20, 1922, in Bartow County, the son of the late Charlie W. and Floy (Black) Wade. He was...
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Bartow economic development enters 2012 with cautious optimism
Looking back at 2011, the Cartersville-Bartow County Department of Economic Development had a busy year laying groundwork for future progress. Despite double digit unemployment rates, Bartow County...
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Cold weather arrives for return to work, school
Students heading back to school and those going back to work following the holidays should bundle up -- the coldest weather of the season has arrived. The National Weather Service has issued a weat...
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Advocates announces audition dates for 'Every Child's a Star'
As the director and producer of "Every Child's a Star," Mary-Clayton Gilbert is encouraging students in kindergarten through 12th grade to lend their talents to support youths assisted by Advocates...
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Resolve to keep New Year's resolutions
With the new year comes New Year's resolutions, personal commitments to a better life -- out with the old and in with the new -- but most resolutions never last past Valentine's Day. The perennial ...
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Cartersville Medical Center delivers first baby of 2012
Skylar Brooke Smith, a girl, was born Sunday at 1:49 p.m., making her grand entrance with the title of first baby born at the Cartersville Medical Center for 2012. Weighing in at 6 pounds, 2 ounces...
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County celebrates anniversary of Emancipation Proclamation
The African-American community gathered together Saturday morning at Macedonia Missionary Baptist Church to celebrate the 149th anniversary of the issuing of the Emancipation Proclamation. On Sept ...
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Family displaced by tornado moves home for New Year's
The April storms that ravaged the Southeast and ripped through north Georgia touched many lives, but this week one family is back in their home after eight months away. Spending those eight months ...
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Crash on Bells Ferry kills man from White
A fatal crash early Friday morning around 1:05 a.m. on Bells Ferry Road took the life of 25-year-old Lee Ingram Chung from White. According to Georgia State Patrol, Chung was riding with driver Del...
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Bartow Bio: Euharlee set to welcome Craig Guyton to city council
The city of Euharlee will officially swear in Craig Guyton as a new city council member Tuesday. With the new year, the young father and devoted citizen has goals for the city to help it continue t...
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Bartow library heating up in winter months
The Bartow County Library System will be kicking off 2012 with its annual adult winter reading incentive program as well as opportunities for patrons to engage in lifelong learning. "What we want t...
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Thrift stores see huge year-end donation influx
Planning to make donations for 2011 tax deductions? There's still time and you won't be alone. Goodwill of North Georgia is wrapping up their busiest week of the year and with New Year's Eve landin...
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Finances and transitions for area schools in 2011
The past 12 months have brought many changes to the local school systems, stemming from financial struggles to new facilities and academic endeavors. This article will look at five of the year's to...
Dec 30, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
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Cartersville K-Mart survives first wave of cuts
Sears Holding Group announced Tuesday plans to shutter 100 to 120 K-Mart and Sears storefronts following weak holiday sales. The first 79 closing were posted Thursday, absent was the Cartersville K...
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