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BCSO road checks net 21 arrests, 29 citations
Bartow County Sheriff’s Office deputies took to the streets in recent weeks to address road safety around the county. According to BCSO information, the patrol division has held several highway saf...
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EVHS' pet rescue program sees results
Bolstered by its pet rescue program, the Etowah Valley Humane Society already has exceeded last year’s number of saved animals. “Rescue-wise we’re about 170 over where we were last year and we’re f...
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Bartow foundation awarding 2013 grants
The Bartow Education Foundation is in the process of contacting the local educators selected for the upcoming year’s round of classroom improvement grants. “We finished the grants [Tuesday] and we ...
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Child hit near Hwy. 293 identified
The child hit by a vehicle near Ga. Highway 293 has been identified as Ean Xavier Jobgen, 11, of Cartersville. Jobgen had been attempting to cross Highway 293 at Dean Street with his father when he...
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@White=[C] 'It's a Christmas tree...'
@White=[C] I have been following the war on Christmas for several years — actually, more like a war on Christianity. Seems pretty scary. But what I’m confused about, why only Christian religion and...
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There were several lasting legacies of the administration of George W
There were several lasting legacies of the administration of George W. Bush which have continued to cause problems for our nation, including the unwillingness to consider the intelligence informati...
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Canes' success spurs community spirit
Tonight, two high school football teams will do battle on the gridiron, but behind this and other games is a proud community at home in Cartersville. Inside the halls of Cartersville High School, P...
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Bradley bids farewell as county administrator
For 38 years, Steve Bradley has called Bartow County government home. On Tuesday, he will celebrate his retirement as county administrator, official Jan. 1. Bradley’s path to county administrator e...
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Cartersville approves zoning request, water dept. bid
After considerable debate during its early-morning work session and regular meeting, the Cartersville City Council approved a special use application by David Acuff for property at 300 Walnut Grove...
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Fifth-grade students D.A.R.E. to succeed
Half of the fifth-graders across Bartow County and Cartersville this month are celebrating their completion of the Drug Abuse Resistance Education program, otherwise known as D.A.R.E. Lt. John Morg...
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Flu vaccine 'remains the single best way to protect yourself'
While the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention reported Monday an increase in flu activity, Logan Boss — public information officer for Northwest Georgia Public Health — stresses the early in...
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Warrant issued for Cass High student for public indecency
A Cass High School student who exposed himself Tuesday morning is facing charges from Bartow County Schools Campus Police. Bartow County Schools Campus Police Chief Dan Knowles said midday Thursday...
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County renames ag building for late commissioner
As possibly his last act as Bartow County commissioner, Clarence Brown on Wednesday signed a proclamation honoring the man who hired him — the late Olin Tatum. Under the resolution, the Bartow Coun...
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Euharlee council considers revised charter
Euharlee City Council members were able to ask City Attorney Boyd Pettit, and the City Charter Revision Committee, questions about the revised city charter during the council’s Tuesday night meetin...
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Bartow County residents file SACS complaint
Bartow County residents Paul Nally and Gail Englehardt have filed a complaint to AdvancED, the organization that oversees the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, regarding the actions of ...
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