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Advocates announces audition dates for 'Every Child's a Star'
As the director and producer of "Every Child's a Star," Mary-Clayton Gilbert is encouraging students in kindergarten through 12th grade to lend their talents to support youths assisted by Advocates...
Jan 03, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
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Resolve to keep New Year's resolutions
With the new year comes New Year's resolutions, personal commitments to a better life -- out with the old and in with the new -- but most resolutions never last past Valentine's Day. The perennial ...
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Cartersville Medical Center delivers first baby of 2012
Skylar Brooke Smith, a girl, was born Sunday at 1:49 p.m., making her grand entrance with the title of first baby born at the Cartersville Medical Center for 2012. Weighing in at 6 pounds, 2 ounces...
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County celebrates anniversary of Emancipation Proclamation
The African-American community gathered together Saturday morning at Macedonia Missionary Baptist Church to celebrate the 149th anniversary of the issuing of the Emancipation Proclamation. On Sept ...
Jan 01, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 20 20 recommendations | email to a friend
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Family displaced by tornado moves home for New Year's
The April storms that ravaged the Southeast and ripped through north Georgia touched many lives, but this week one family is back in their home after eight months away. Spending those eight months ...
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Crash on Bells Ferry kills man from White
A fatal crash early Friday morning around 1:05 a.m. on Bells Ferry Road took the life of 25-year-old Lee Ingram Chung from White. According to Georgia State Patrol, Chung was riding with driver Del...
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Bartow Bio: Euharlee set to welcome Craig Guyton to city council
The city of Euharlee will officially swear in Craig Guyton as a new city council member Tuesday. With the new year, the young father and devoted citizen has goals for the city to help it continue t...
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Bartow library heating up in winter months
The Bartow County Library System will be kicking off 2012 with its annual adult winter reading incentive program as well as opportunities for patrons to engage in lifelong learning. "What we want t...
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Thrift stores see huge year-end donation influx
Planning to make donations for 2011 tax deductions? There's still time and you won't be alone. Goodwill of North Georgia is wrapping up their busiest week of the year and with New Year's Eve landin...
Dec 30, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
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Finances and transitions for area schools in 2011
The past 12 months have brought many changes to the local school systems, stemming from financial struggles to new facilities and academic endeavors. This article will look at five of the year's to...
Dec 30, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
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Cartersville K-Mart survives first wave of cuts
Sears Holding Group announced Tuesday plans to shutter 100 to 120 K-Mart and Sears storefronts following weak holiday sales. The first 79 closing were posted Thursday, absent was the Cartersville K...
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Adairsville police begin using Nixle to alert residents
After tornados swept through Bartow County in the spring and other severe weather incidents, including one last week, Adairsville police moved forward with providing alerts to residents. Adairsvill...
Dec 29, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
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2011 kept emergency responders on their toes
April proved to be a busy month for emergency responders throughout the county after a battery recycling plant exploded and a tornado devastated the area. The remainder of the year, though hectic a...
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Winter safety, preparation urged for residents
With the year coming to a close and winter weather worsening, safety and preparation measures are urged to aid against unforeseen challenges and tragedies. Bartow County Emergency Management Agency...
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Grading for Euharlee's Joe Cowan Park nears completion
Euharlee residents along Euharlee Five Forks Road can expect to see a change in their area in the upcoming weeks as grading for the new Joe Cowan Park is coming to a close. "It's a pretty 53 acres,...
Dec 28, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
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