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Easter egg hunts to attract thousands
Drawing thousands of children each year between them, West Ridge Church’s Cartersville Egg Drop and Priscilla Mays’ Easter egg hunt have become springtime staples for many Bartow families. Billed a...
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Woman arrested after tussle with cops
A woman being evicted from the Guest House on East Felton Road ended up in jail after tangling with deputies Tuesday. Sandee Leal, 54, had been asked to leave by the facility’s owners, according to...
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The following information — names
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 a ...
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‘Storm of the Century’ remembered 20 years later
On this date 20 years ago, an icy pallor fell across the South, taking a toll on many states and countless communities. In Bartow County, the advance of spring was abruptly halted on Saturday, Marc...
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5K for Life reaches out to younger audience
Through its annual Walk for Life event, Bartow Family Resources looks to celebrate the sanctity of life as well as promote healthy dating relationships. Sign-ups officially will kick off Wednesday ...
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Tina Brush brings education to the workplace
Currently working with the Georgia Highlands College Department of Continuing Education, Dr. Tina Brush continues a career of education focused on improving the way we work. Leading seminars, works...
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Budget breakdown: County general fund down, total funds up
Thank goodness for an odd year. With the 2012 election year past, Bartow County’s budget looks a little lighter. Commissioner Steve Taylor, who advocated for “getting the budget under control,” app...
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Cartersville entrepreneur finds strength in faith, success in business
In 1999, Damaris Waters earned her massage license, which would lead to a new career and a successful business, but earlier that same year she was diagnosed with a rare disease against which she ha...
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Woodland High School band's Enchanted Evening this month
The Woodland High School Jazz Band will host its annual Enchanted Evening at Trinity United Methodist Church Family Life Center on Saturday, March 23, at 6 p.m. The annual event will feature dinner...
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Bartow breast cancer care receives assistance from It's The Journey grants
Bartow Health Access and Northwest Georgia Regional Cancer Coalition Inc. recently were awarded grants from It’s The Journey Inc. The organizations were among 19 groups in Georgia that received fin...
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LifeSong Montessori expands offerings, adds vision for future
In 1907, Maria Montessori, an Italian physician and educator, opened the doors of Casa dei Bambini, or Children’s House, in a distressed area of Rome, Italy. Her innovative technique found success ...
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Winshape community making plans for summer
Excel Christian Academy this June will host a four-daylong Winshape Camps for Communities event where first through sixth graders will have the opportunity to engage in Bible study, worship, recrea...
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Cartersville mayor latest New Frontier roastee
For Cartersville Mayor Matt Santini, taking the hot seat at the New Frontier of Bartow County’s 40th annual Walter A. Johnson Sr. Celebrity Roast will be an honor. “There’s a 40-year history with t...
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Speeding stop yields distribution amount of pot
A Cartersville man on Thursday sped his way to jail after officers located pot in his SUV. According to the Cartersville police report, Michael James Scott, 40, was speeding through Cartersville wh...
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The following information — names
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 a ...
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