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Cartersville hosts state, federal legislators for Hometown Connection
For the second year in a row, Cartersville hosted Thursday a Hometown Connection meeting that allowed state legislators, and representatives of federal legislators, the chance to hear from city off...
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Murder case tops superior court trial list
Criminal trials will begin Monday in Bartow County Superior Court. The office of Cherokee Judicial Circuit District Attorney Rosemary Greene released this week the top cases expected to sound in th...
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Cartersville schools 'blessed' to have mentors
Cartersville City Schools on Friday recognized the efforts of four of its volunteers and mentors during the Parent/Community Volunteer Award Ceremony held at the central office. The volunteers and ...
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Moon rock lands at Cartersville's Tellus Science Museum
On long-term loan from the National Aeronautics and Space Administration, a moon rock is finding a new home at Tellus Science Museum. “This is probably among the rarest mineral specimens you’re goi...
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Adairsville hires interim city manager
After expressing sympathy for the Filipino victims of Typhoon Hadiyah, Adairsville Mayor Evan King and city council members did a few housekeeping chores. King announced that Billy Beckett was appo...
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Career Academy aims for internship program
The Great Promise Partnership is growing and seeking to collaborate with the Bartow County College and Career Academy, as well as local business and industry, to expand student internships. The GPP...
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County development authority approves Shaw agreement
Adairsville’s new Shaw plant is a little closer to becoming a reality with the second approval of an incentive package for the company. The Development Authority of Bartow County approved the incen...
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@White=[C] Fire depts handle house fires
@White=[C] A kitchen fire damaged a Cartersville residence Thursday afternoon. Cartersville Fire Department Battalion Chief Mark Bagley said the blaze began in the kitchen at 25 Ohio St. about 2:15...
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Cartersville Middle honors veterans
On Wednesday, Cartersville Middle School held its annual Veterans Day Program, which featured guest speaker Capt. Donna Rowe of the Army Nurse Corps. Rowe, who is featured in the film “In the Shado...
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United Way seeks runners for Turkey Trot
With 200 people already signed up for the United Way of Bartow County’s Turkey Trot 5K, the nonprofit’s president, Brenda Morehouse, is looking to see the event grow in its eighth offering. “Last y...
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Taylor approves Shaw incentive agreement
Bartow County Commissioner Steve Taylor wasted little time Wednesday morning approving an incentive agreement between the county, the city of Adairsville and Shaw Industries. Shaw announced in Augu...
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Tennessee Street utility work preparation for repaving
Any motorist who has driven down Tennessee Street in the past two weeks has certainly noticed the lane closings, steel plates and construction equipment on the side of the road. The work is an effo...
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Cloverleaf students explore Civil War
Students at Cloverleaf Elementary School this week were able to engage in a hands-on learning experience on the Civil War thanks to the Stiles-Akin Sons of Confederate Veterans Camp No. 670. “We’re...
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Veterans Day observances held around county
Ceremonies were held around the county Monday to mark Veterans Day. For more photos from local happenings, pick up a copy of Tuesday's The Daily Tribune News.
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Humphreys takes the helm of The Pumphouse Players
Currently serving as The Pumphouse Players’ president, Meghann K. Humphreys’ love of theatre started as a youth. “My first ‘real theater’ experience happened when I was in middle school,” she said....
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