Local News »

Growing and Keeping Tips
Photos by SKIP BUTLER/The Daily Tribune News
Aug 28, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
Thieves strike Hickory Log Vocational School
By Matt Shinall matt.shinall@daily-tribune.com Giving a home and support to developmentally disabled men, Hickory Log Vocational School has seen its fair share of financial challenges throughout th...
Aug 28, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
* Pioneer Days When: Sept
* Pioneer Days When: Sept. 2 from 4 to 11 p.m.; Sept. 3 from noon to 11 p.m.; Sept. 4 from noon to 11 p.m.; and Sept. 5 from noon to 10 p.m. Where: Sam Smith Park, 1155 Douthit Ferry Road in Carter...
Aug 28, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
Wheels on the bus: Take a ride with The Daily Tribune News before and after school
Every day more than 10,000 Bartow County and Cartersville school students make their daily commute on the school bus, facing early mornings and varied temperatures while gearing up and winding down...
Aug 26, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 27 27 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
Airport Authority conducts business toward expansion
Members of the Cartersville-Bartow County Airport Authority met Thursday for a called meeting to discuss business regarding the construction of a new hangar at the Cartersville Airport. The hangar ...
Aug 26, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
Pam and Bobby Cox lend support to EVHS benefit Sept. 4
To address the ongoing problem of animal overpopulation, Pam and Bobby Cox are joining the Etowah Valley Humane Society to present South Paw Fan Fest -- Pinch Hitting for Pets on Sept. 4. Along wit...
Aug 26, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 18 18 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
Adairsville soldier receives state recognition
On March 9, along the banks of a river in Kandahar, Afghanistan, Staff Sgt. Phillips Barton Casey was injured during a dismounted combat patrol resulting in the loss of his right leg. Less than six...
Aug 25, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 18 18 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
Registration under way for Relay survivor dinner, lap
As a 10 year cancer survivor who's lost both parents to the disease, Benita Hill is thankful for Bartow County's annual Relay for Life event. Participating in the American Cancer Society fundraiser...
Aug 25, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 22 22 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
Popular flintknapping program returns to Etowah Indian Mounds on Saturday
For primitive artisan Randy Ballew, the Etowah Indian Mounds State Historic Site's upcoming flintknapping program will be the ideal opportunity to showcase the art of creating weapons like spear po...
Aug 24, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
Secondary JDA convenes for first meeting
The newly established Cartersville-Bartow County Second Joint Development Authority convened Tuesday for organizational duties, election of officers and an intergovernmental agreement. The original...
Aug 24, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
GDOT open house allows citizens to voice opinions
Locals opposed to the suggested U.S. Highway 411 Connector, Route D-VE gathered with officials from the Georgia Department of Transportation Tuesday evening to discuss the project. While perusing m...
Aug 24, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 21 21 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
Locals report feeling quake
There was a whole lot of shaking going on along the East Coast Tuesday. A magnitude 5.8 earthquake centered in Virginia occurred at 1:51 p.m. and had local residents -- and the eastern seaboard -- ...
Aug 24, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
Cartersville City Council discusses sign ordinance
Following stakeholder meetings and departmental hearings, the Cartersville City Council discussed revisions to the city sign ordinance at a Monday work session. The sign ordinance has remained rela...
Aug 24, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
USO Salute Our Troops Jeep Tour
Photos by DAYTON P. STRICKLAND/The Daily Tribune News
Aug 23, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
Health department releases food inspection report
The following food service inspections were issued by the Bartow County Health Department from Aug. 14 to 20: * Adams Bar-B-Que, 140 E. Felton Road in Cartersville, inspected Aug. 16, 75/C; * Carte...
Aug 23, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
full story