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Health department issues food inspection results
The following food service inspections were issued by the Bartow County Health Department from Sept. 4 to 10: * Autumn Years, 60 Massell Drive in Cartersville, inspected Sept. 8, 69/U; * Cartersvil...
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Kingston city council takes no action at regular meeting
With a quorum in attendance and four items on the agenda, no motions were made and no votes were taken in Kingston Monday -- save the tabling of items. Circumstances surrounding the agenda items le...
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Arts Festival at Rose Lawn to feature more than 100 artists this weekend
Like many of her fellow Bartow Countians, the Arts Festival at Rose Lawn has become an annual tradition for Jennifer Wiggins Matthews. First attending the offering as a child when her aunt was a ve...
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Emerson approves two resolutions and readings
Emerson's city council wrapped up a quick regular meeting Monday night with approvals of second readings. Previously, the city had discussed an amendment to a sign ordinance, changing the text on t...
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Cost of business here lower than average
An recent analysis report by Electric Cities of Georgia's Department of Economic and Community Development shows the cost of doing business in Bartow County is 19 percent lower than the national av...
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Euharlee family helps UMDF spread awareness about mitochondrial disease
As Mitochondrial Disease Awareness Week approaches, Patrick McElhaney and his wife, Dawn, are trying to raise public consciousness about the disorder that has impacted their two youngest daughters....
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Drought disaster declaration includes us
U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Tom Vilsack declared Thursday 150 Georgia counties -- including Bartow -- as disaster areas due to drought conditions and extreme heat. Gov. Nathan Deal requested the ...
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Bartow remembers 9/11
Cartersville Fire Chief Scott Carter’s words at a remembrance ceremony commemorating the 10th anniversary of Sept. 11, 2001 echoed throughout Friendship Plaza in downtown Cartersville amid cheers a...
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Kingston ties to first lady prompts further research
A research team of tourism and economic development professionals recently revisited Kingston to strengthen the area's genealogical ties to first lady Michelle Obama. Clayton County Chairman of the...
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Every candle has a name
From Friday evening till the foggy crack of dawn on Saturday, cancer survivors and caregivers gathered together for The American Cancer Society's "Relay for Life" at Dellinger Park in Cartersville....
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BARTOW BIO — Gordon Gilley mentors thousands at Boys & Girls Clubs since 1990
A former member of the James T. Anderson Club in Marietta, Gordon Gilley knows firsthand the impact the Boys & Girls Clubs has on a community's youth. Hired in 1990, the Cartersville resident decid...
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Good Neighbor selected as beneficiary of Harley-Davidson's open house
Through its three-day open house, Harley-Davidson of Cartersville and its patrons will be providing financial support to the Good Neighbor Homeless Shelter. "All the money from our beer sales will ...
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Cartersville Medical Center 'adopts' Boys & Girls Clubs of Bartow County
Through its community service efforts, the Cartersville Medical Center is providing a lifeline to the Boys & Girls Clubs of Bartow County. On Tuesday, the CMC's Employee Advisory Group delivered tr...
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Public servants gather for appreciation luncheon
After the Sept. 11 attacks on the U.S., communities nationwide began showing their appreciation for government employees and emergency responders. Thursday's 12th annual Public Servants Luncheon's ...
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The HealthCaring Clinic offers vision, health screenings
Staff Report In keeping with their clear vision for the future -- a world at peace and in good health -- The HealthCaring Clinic will offer free vision screenings for the Cartersville community in ...
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