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Early voting continues through Friday
Early voting in Bartow County has been busy for the past two weeks, turning out thousands to cast their ballot ahead of the Nov. 6 general election. As more Bartow residents continue to vote early ...
Oct 31, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
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Area residents head into storm to aid victims
Hurricane Sandy continues to pound the Northeast with high wind, heavy rain and potentially historic surge levels along the coast, and while most north Georgia residents feel only a sustained wind ...
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Chief magistrate candidates prepare for final vote
As Nov. 6 approaches, Republican incumbent Thomas Moseley and Democratic challenger Paul Nally continue to campaign for the position of Bartow County Chief Magistrate. The chief magistrate oversees...
Oct 28, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
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After 20 years, Culverhouse continues riding technological wave
For Jeff Culverhouse, starting a technology company in the early 1990s not only meant taking a financial risk, but testing the waters of a new and growing industry as well. A 1972 graduate of Carte...
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Cartersville electric rates to increase
Cartersville electric customers across the board will see an increase in their bills in the coming months as the city council considers recommendations from Cartersville Electric System and City Ma...
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Schools promote drug-free lifestyles
Bartow County and Cartersville City schools took part in Red Ribbon Week this past week, during which each individual school held various activities to raise student morale with an emphasis on livi...
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Bagley receives Caregiver Award from Redmond
Adairsville City Council member Buddy Bagley received the 2012 Caregiver Award Oct. 23 from Redmond Regional Medical Center as part of its Surviving to Share Contest. This was the first year for th...
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Noble Hill to honor County Commissioner
For its 2012 Unsung Hero Banquet the Noble Hill-Wheeler Memorial Foundation will recognize Bartow County Commissioner Clarence Brown for his many years of service to the county. “He’s getting ready...
Oct 27, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
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Barnsley Gardens welcomes Gordon as new GM
Michael Gordon has been at the head of resorts from Florida to Hawaii, including Georgia’s own Ritz Carlton Reynold’s Plantation. After recently serving at the head of the storied Greenbrier Resort...
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Unknown number of juveniles rob home
A group of juveniles robbed a home on Red Oak Drive off of New Hope Church Road in Acworth Friday morning around 11 a.m., according to the Bartow County Sheriff’s Office. While the exact number of ...
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Adairsville Raiders head to Winder
Adairsville High School’s JROTC Raiders team is heading to Winder today to participate in the 2012 Georgia State Raider Championship to compete with 70 teams from all over the state. On Saturday, O...
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Cartersville DDA mourns passing of Harry Finchum
Harry Finchum, chairman of the Cartersville Downtown Development Authority’s board of directors, passed away Tuesday, Oct. 23, 2012. Tara Currier, manager of the DDA, expressed sympathies from the ...
Oct 26, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
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Unemployment rates decrease in Bartow, region
The Georgia Department of Labor announced Thursday that the preliminary unemployment rate in Bartow County and the surrounding area declined in September. Bartow County’s unemployment rate declined...
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Marijuana, scale found in man's pants
A traffic stop Wednesday evening in Cartersville resulted in a bag of marijuana and digital scale being found in a man’s pants. A Cartersville police officer performed a traffic stop on a red Mercu...
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Matt Williams is Bartow's Teacher of the Year
Matt Williams, a fourth grade teacher at Cloverleaf Elementary School, was selected as the 2012-2013 Bartow County Teacher of the Year. Williams, as well as 17 other teachers and two finalists, wer...
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