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Investments, closures top Bartow County business stories of 2011
Business and industry news in Bartow County covered a wide array of topics throughout 2011 from the closure of a long-time community financial institution to the announcement and progression of agg...
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War on Drugs keeps local forces hopping
The Daily Tribune News rides along during day-to-day Drug Task Force operations
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Apartment fire sends one to hospital
An apartment fire on North Erwin Street at 3:45 a.m. Monday morning alerted Cartersville Fire Department personnel to respond to the location. According to a CFD spokesperson, the fire was containe...
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Celebration to highlight Emancipation Proclamation Saturday
On Saturday, a celebration will commemorate the Emancipation Proclamation, which was issued by President Abraham Lincoln on Jan. 1, 1863. To be held at Macedonia Missionary Baptist Church, 521 Mart...
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Cartersville family grows in faith and number
This Christmas, like all others, will be remembered by each family for many different reasons but this year will be remembered by one local family as a season of growth. Following the long process ...
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Tornado response, 'Three Stooges' top human interest stories of 2011
From the arrival of "The Three Stooges" movie production to the community's display of generosity following the April tornadoes, 2011 presented Bartow residents and organizations with a bevy of mem...
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Vulcan to layoff 200 companywide
Vulcan Materials Company recently announced that it is consolidating its eight divisions into four operating regions as part of ongoing efforts to reduce overhead costs and increase operating effic...
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CVB tallies economic impact of Clarence Brown Conference Center
With The Singing Cookes in Concert marking the venue's last public event for 2011, the Cartersville-Bartow County Convention & Visitors Bureau is starting to size up the Clarence Brown Conference C...
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No white Christmas, mild winter ahead
Although Thursday marked the first day of winter, the National Weather Service reported Bartow seeing a record high near 71 degrees -- the first time the temperature has reached 70 degrees since 18...
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Kennesaw Transportation continues bonus tradition
A check for $120,000 was presented to Kennesaw Transportation employees at the company's annual Christmas luncheon held Thursday. Safety and longevity were rewarded Thursday with plaques, certifica...
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Weather advisory
The National Weather Service has issued a hazardous weather outlook for the area as well as a tornado watch effective until 11 p.m. The service predicts scattered and severe thunderstorms through m...
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Noble Hill celebrates Kwanzaa with feast Dec. 30
As the curator for the Noble Hill-Wheeler Memorial Center, Marian Coleman is looking forward to sharing the principles of Kwanzaa with the Bartow community. Created in 1966 by Maulana Karenga, Kwan...
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Park manager eyes goals for 2012, local sites
In his largest assignment to date, Daniel Hill is embracing his role as the park manager for Red Top Mountain State Park, Etowah Indian Mounds Historic Site, Allatoona Pass Battlefield and Pickett'...
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Martin's receives national honors
At a national convention in Baltimore, Md., Cartersville-based Martin's Wrecker Service was named to two top honors by American Towman. The entity behind American Towman Magazine and American Towma...
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Schulmans strengthen family ties during the holidays
For 2-year-old Lucy Schulman, every day is full of endless discoveries. To her delight, since her household is celebrating both Christmas and Hanukkah, the Cartersville toddler is being introduced ...
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