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Cartersville stabbing victim dies; offender charged with murder
The victim of a stabbing incident last Sunday died Thursday at an area hospital. According to the Bartow County Sheriff's Office, James David Ayers, 70, had been hospitalized for multiple stab woun...
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Cartersville mail processing center under consideration for closure
Those wishing to comment on the proposed consolidation of Cartersville's mail processing operation should lick their stamps now as the deadline for written comment comes to a close Saturday. A lega...
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Georgia legislature considers low-cost pet sterilization
Fewer stray dogs and cats may be seen roaming Bartow streets should a proposed rule change from the Georgia Department of Agriculture pass through legislation in the near future. According to the d...
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BARTOW BLOTTER — 2.12
The following information -- names, photos, addresses, charges and other details -- was taken directly from Bartow County Sheriff's Office jail records. Not every arrest leads to a conviction, and ...
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BARTOW BIO — McCrary enriches local arts community with StageWorks theater company
Currently co-directing Saturday's "Senior Shenanigans" production at The Grand Theatre, Leslie McCrary has been a fixture in the local arts community since the early 2000s. Along with forming the S...
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Have a heart — CMC presents heart health event Saturday
With American Heart Month in full swing, Cartersville Medical Center is reinforcing the American Heart Association's mission to "build healthier lives, free of cardiovascular diseases and stroke." ...
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Adairsville approves ordinance amendments
Before a full crowd at Thursday's regular city council meeting, Adairsville Mayor Evan King read the city's proposed flea market ordinance, in its entirety, before the council unanimously approved ...
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Habitat applications available at Homeowner Orientation Feb. 25
In their efforts to eliminate substandard housing, the Bartow Area Habitat for Humanity will offer a Homeowner Orientation Feb. 25 at 10 a.m. To be eligible for a Habitat residence, families must a...
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Highway 113 accident claims two lives
Two people died in an accident after a passenger car collided with a tractor-trailer dump truck Wednesday at 11:35 a.m. at the intersection of Old Stilesboro Road and Highway 113. Georgia State Pat...
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Arbor Day observance features free seedling distribution Feb. 17
With Georgia recognizing Arbor Day on the third Friday in February, Missy Phillips, assistant director for Keep Bartow Beautiful, is looking forward to introducing healthy saplings to the county's ...
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Export opportunities arise for Ga. companies
The state is working on efforts to help Georgia companies expand by entering new trade markets through exporting. Recently, an appeal has been made to owners of small- or medium-sized businesses in...
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Two killed in crash
Two people were killed late Wednesday morning in a two-vehicle crash. The crash, involving a tractor-trailer dump truck and a four-door, gray sedan, occurred about 11:45 a.m. on Highway 113 toward ...
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Bartow teachers awarded $95,000 in grants
What do SMART Boards, iPads, the Nintendo Wii, sporting equipment and greenhouse supplies have in common? They're all materials that have been purchased for the classroom through The Bartow County ...
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'Senior Shenanigans' to feature 30 skits Feb. 18 at Grand Theatre
Since the early 1990s, the "Senior Shenanigans" cast has been serving up laughs to receptive patrons at The Grand Theatre. Comprised primarily of short comedic skits, this year's variety show on Sa...
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Euharlee approves Sunday package sales vote, promotes law officers
Euharlee citizens will join fellow Bartow County residents in being able to vote for Sunday package sales in the city during the July 31 primary after the city council approved the referendum durin...
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