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Barge: charter proponents' goal to 'silence' opposition
Earlier this month State School Superintendent John Barge was advised by Attorney General Sam Olens to remove statements in opposition of the state’s charter school amendment referendum after an At...
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Yanmar America introduces new 5 kW mCHP energy system
Yanmar America recently announced the rollout of its new 5 kW mCHP (micro-Combined Heat and Power) system, CP5WN. The new 5 kW system complements the current 10 kW system, CP10WN, and is designed f...
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Yanmar America celebrates 100th global anniversary
Yanmar America built its Adairsville manufacturing facility in 1999, but the company has roots stretching back 100 years and that corporate history was celebrated Friday with a ceremony commemorati...
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Pumpkin Picking: Fall spurs agritourism in Bartow
Along with brightly colored leaves and cooler temperatures, fall also brings increased traffic to pumpkin patches across north Georgia. Among the host of agritourism businesses operating in the are...
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DTF arrests two in prescription forgery scheme
Chief Thomas Culpepper of the Cartersville Police Department has announced the arrest of Stephen Curtis Chapman, 41, and Sarah Chapman (Barber), 37, both of Cartersville in connection with a prescr...
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Dundee inspires future astronomers at Tellus
As the astronomy program manager, David Dundee delights in being able to share his passion for outer space with Tellus Science Museum’s visitors. “No two days are the same: I get to train part-time...
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Bartow to form MPO along with municipalities
Bartow County and its municipalities will begin working toward forming a Metropolitan Planning Organization, which will bring local governments, county officials and Georgia Department of Transport...
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Racers arrested on Highway 41
Two suspects were arrested early Friday morning after allegedly racing down U.S. Highway 41 at speeds reaching 100 mph. A Bartow County Sheriff’s Office deputy was patrolling Highway 41 when he saw...
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Screening stressed during National Breast Cancer Awareness Month
In the midst of National Breast Cancer Awareness Month, medical professionals are stressing the importance of early detection. With the American Cancer Society estimating one in eight women will de...
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Rivers Alive: 4-H students volunteer for a cleaner Etowah
Nearly 100 volunteers came together Thursday to scour 10 miles of riverbank along the Etowah River. Concentrating on heavily used public areas, the eighth annual Rivers Alive cleanup collected abou...
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White to consider Sunday sales in 2013
After receiving a letter from the local Shell station, the White City Council will consider putting Sunday beer and wine sales on the city’s November 2013 ballot. The letter, read at the council’s ...
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Cupp's goal is long-term student success
For 2012 Cartersville Teacher of the Year Jennifer Cupp, taking the role of a teacher means building relationships with students and rarely taking a day off. “It’s a daily struggle to try to bring ...
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8 of 10 stores sell alcohol to minor
Adairsville police on Friday uncovered a majority of locations in the city selling packaged alcohol to minors. According to Adairsville Police Department Chief of Detectives Michael Fitz, the under...
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The following information — names
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 a ...
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Adairsville approves water dept. purchases
The Adairsville Water Department will soon have new control software and water pump as it continues to repair or replace its equipment. As approved by the Adairsville City Council during its Thursd...
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