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Xanax pills stolen from victim's purse during card game
A card game seemed to be just the diversion one thief needed Friday, swiping close to 100 prescription pills. Cartersville police received a complaint at around 11 p.m. Friday evening from a woman ...
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Bartow County Extension seminar to highlight composting benefits
In Venia Etta McJunkin’s kitchen, the garbage disposal is one of the most underused appliances. Instead of discarding vegetative materials, the Bartow County Master Gardener eventually returns them...
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Cartersville resident to study abroad in China
Beginning Aug. 31, Erin Culver of Cartersville will leave the U.S. and head to China for an approximate five-month trip, during which she will study Mandarin Chinese at Jiangxi University of Financ...
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Bartow Health Access hosts open house, WBHF radiothon Thursday
Having transitioned from a referral center to a primary health care home earlier this year, Bartow Health Access hopes to spread awareness about its services through a radiothon and open house Thur...
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Water conservation efforts still ongoing
Even after seven months of rain almost equal to an annual average, water conservation efforts are continuing across the nation with the 40 Gallon Challenge. Started seven years ago in Cherokee Coun...
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Bartow County Public Health prepared for back-to-school vaccinations
As parents and children go through their back-to-school lists, there may be one more thing to add after the pencils and pens: vaccines. Nurse Rachel Christian of Bartow County Public Health said va...
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Organizers hope march begins 'healing process' after Zimmerman verdict
Co-organizers Robert Glenn and Dylan Patrick are hoping Sunday’s Trayvon Martin march will bring awareness and begin healing in the community. “I wanted to get the community, those of them who are ...
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Resource Center aids in back-to-school prep
As teachers prepare to head back to the classroom, The Resource Center has become a focal point for those gearing up for the first day of school, says director Kim Kappel. “They have been working o...
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Second Saturday Shakespeare series wraps up Aug. 10
For Ian Gibson, directing the final production of StageWorks Inc.’s Second Saturday Shakespeare series has been an insightful experience. With its theme titled “Comedy,” the offering will feature s...
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Pair flees BCSO, hides in mobile home
A man and woman tried to hide from law enforcement Tuesday afternoon by hiding in someone else’s mobile home. According to the Bartow County Sheriff’s Office incident report, a deputy was performin...
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Cartersville residents encouraged to show city spirit during TV feature
Cartersville will be in the spotlight Friday, Aug. 9, when the 11 Alive news segment “This is Home” visits the city’s downtown. The segment, which is similar in concept to the “Today” show, will be...
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Pettit Preserve golf tournament, scavenger hike on tap for August
With two events in less than three weeks, the Pettit Environmental Preserve is reinforcing its mission to provide environmental-based education experiences for the community. To help fund its overa...
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Newcomb talks goals for upcoming year
Chattahoochee Technical College President Ron Newcomb on Wednesday spoke about the importance of post-secondary education at the Mountain View Campus’ Culinary Arts program lunch event, which featu...
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Defendants, including 3 athletes, get $25K bail
Bail was set at $25,000 Tuesday afternoon by Bartow County Superior Court Judge Carey Nelson for four defendants with various drug charges, including three Cass High School athletes, relating back ...
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Man shot after argument with girlfriend
An argument Monday night went awry when one person was shot. A man and woman were arguing outside in the area of Hannon Way at Fredda Lane about 10 p.m. when a male suspect shot the man in the neck...
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