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Bartow schools prep for budget, calendars
Bartow County Public Schools’ Chief Financial Advisor Todd Hooper on Monday announced the system has begun developing the next year’s budget. “At this point in time the finance department is fully ...
Jan 19, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
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1,500-mile river odyssey makes home stretch through Bartow
Dr. Robert Fuller, professor, adventurer, scientist, veteran and cancer survivor, is entering the final leg of a 1,500-mile river adventure paddling upstream to the headwaters of the Etowah River. ...
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Downtown Gallery opens newest exhibit
The Downtown Gallery has oppened its newest exhibit, Landscapes, at 13 N. Wall Street in downtown Cartersville. The public is invited to an opening reception from 5 to 8 p.m. on Saturday. Guests wi...
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Rain delays school construction
The recent influx of rain in the region has caused construction on the new Emerson Elementary School to reach a temporary standstill based on the turbidity, or sediment, in the water runoff from th...
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Cartersville City Council approves bonds for pool improvements
Financing for the planned $1,025,000 improvement to the Dellinger Park pool has been secured with the Cartersville City Council’s approval, during its Thursday night meeting, to authorize revenue b...
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Misidentification leads to drug bust
On Wednesday evening, a Cartersville police officer located a male matching the description of a suspect connected to a stabbing in front of 111 Johnson St. The officer obtained the male’s identifi...
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Tax credit seminar urges employers to file notice soon
Time is running out for employers in Bartow County looking to lock in 2012 tax credit rates for job creation. A seminar held Wednesday explained much of the state’s most popular tax incentives. Amo...
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Taylor sets qualifying fee for March special election
During a called meeting Wednesday morning, Bartow County Commissioner Steve Taylor set the qualifying fee for the upcoming March 19 special election at $36. The special election will determine who ...
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BCSO nabs armed robbery suspects
On Tuesday, at 11:04 p.m., a Bartow County Sheriff’s Office deputy was dispatched to 1336 Highway 113, Carterville, in reference to an armed robbery that had just occurred. Dispatch told the deputy...
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Police join schools for crisis management; Obama unveils gun plan
The Cartersville Police Department has begun providing crisis programs to local school faculty, staff and administration. On Wednesday, the department made a visit to Excel Christian Academy. “With...
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D.A.R. recognizes good citizenship
Parents, teachers and administrators on Tuesday gathered at the Cartersville Civic Center as the Daughters of the American Revolution Etowah Chapter recognized 20 local students during the annual p...
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New Safe Place sites dedicated
Northwest Georgia just became a little safer for children. Coosa Valley Credit Union on Monday dedicated six new sites to the Safe Place Program, which connects youths in need to immediate help and...
Jan 15, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
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New Safe Place sites dedicated
Northwest Georgia just became a little safer for children. Coosa Valley Credit Union on Monday dedicated six new sites to the Safe Place Program, which connects youths in need to immediate help and...
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Matthew Gambill: A sure bet in state education
With recent accolades including recognition in GeorgiaTrend’s “40 Under 40” and New Board Member of the Year from Boys & Girls Clubs’ Georgia Area Council, Matthew Gambill is making an impact in wo...
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New Year, New Faces: Sullivan begins first full term on county school board
Never faltering in her commitment to the job, Anna Sullivan was sworn in last month to her first full term as Bartow County Board of Education Post 5 member. “When I was sworn in to the board appoi...
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