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Governor signs bill to add incentives for tourism development
LakePoint considerations shape bill
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Sanders steals spotlight in range of roles
Sitting in the radio booth with Alan Sanders is similar to watching a magician work. He moves effortlessly from caller to in-studio guest to news segments, pulling facts and tidbits of information ...
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Caregiver, patient bring awareness to Parkinson's disease
For Michael Baldwin Sr., his experience as a caregiver is fueling his desire to help others touched by Parkinson’s disease. About six years ago, the Cartersville resident co-founded the Bartow Coun...
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Chamber's first Quarterly Luncheon to host State of the City
A new chamber of commerce effort to build community and foster fellowship will bring civic and business leaders together on a regular basis to break bread at the upcoming Quarterly Luncheon series....
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One airlifted after Friday night crash
A motorist possibly trying to avoid an earlier collision was airlifted Friday evening. Bartow County Fire Department said a motorcyclist struck a deer in the area of Bells Ferry Road on Highway 20 ...
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GLAC committee tours Allatoona Dam
Recently, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers invited the Great Lake Allatoona Clean-Up committee to visit the historic Allatoona Dam. The group was greeted by Park Ranger Amy Cobb and led by Plant Su...
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An invocation for God's mercy
“If my people, which are called by my name, shall humble themselves, and pray, and seek my face, and turn from their wicked ways; then will I hear from heaven, and will forgive their sin, and will ...
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AIDS Walk raises money, hope and awareness
The fifth annual AIDS Walk, hosted by the AIDS Alliance of Northwest Georgia, “painted the town red” on Saturday, symbolizing the importance of HIV education and prevention not just in large cities...
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Winners announced in school recycling contest
While every school vies for the top spot, organizers of the annual school recycling contest would argue everyone comes out a winner when new generations learn about recycling. With more than 422,00...
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State, county mark two-year anniversary of 2011 tornadoes
With portions of Adairsville still recovering from a Jan. 30 tornado, reminders linger in areas across the county and the South of tornadoes that tore through the region two years ago. On April 27-...
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National Day of Prayer to emphasize unity Thursday
With the ceremony’s focus on unity, Bartow’s National Day of Prayer program is expected to draw more than 1,000 worshippers on Thursday. Crossing generational, denominational and racial lines, the ...
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Cartersville High a Best High School
U.S. News & World Report this week released its list of Best High Schools in the nation, with Cartersville High School receiving a silver award. With awards on gold, silver and bronze levels, the r...
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State, county mark two-year anniversary of 2011 tornadoes
With portions of Adairsville still recovering from a Jan. 30 tornado, reminders linger in areas across the county and the South of tornadoes that tore through the region two years ago. On April 27-...
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Cartersville Lions Club cancels May 22 barbecue
A lack of manpower and the closing of Slope’s BBQ has resulted in the cancellation of this year’s Cartersville Lions Club barbecue. With the event spanning more than 50 years, the tasty gathering h...
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Nonprofits see benefits of corporate partnerships
Corporate citizenship has left its mark on area nonprofits with recent efforts aimed at benefitting the Boys & Girls Clubs of Bartow County and Advocates for Children among others. For Advocates, a...
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