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Patterson sees improvement in Kingston PD
At 23, Clay Patterson isn’t your typical police chief. He’s a full-time college student running a one-man department in a town of less than 700. Patterson, who has been serving as interim chief of ...
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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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Cloverleaf Elementary awaiting flashers and signs
Bartow County Public Schools are reporting the system is waiting on a Georgia Department of Transportation permit in order to install school zone signs and flashers at the new Cloverleaf Elementary...
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Shalin brings ongoing passion to library
For Thomas Shalin, working as youth services coordinator for the Bartow County Library System is not simply a job, but a continuation of his life-time love for books. With two young sons, Shalin do...
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Family still looking for missing man
A Cartersville man missing while on a family vacation in Myrtle Beach, S.C., has yet to be located, according to family members Saturday. Johnny Lamar Brown, 44, has been missing since Aug. 3. At t...
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County commissioner candidates head for Tuesday runoff
Bartow County voters will choose between Mike Bearden and Steve Taylor on Tuesday, Aug 21, in the final vote for county commissioner. In the July 31 primary Bearden received 3,301 votes, which came...
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Best Pharmacy returns to roots of service
After retiring after more than 30 years as a pharmacist, Juanita Anderson wasn’t looking to risk her livelihood on a new venture, but she saw a need and an opportunity to help others. Stepping out ...
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Constance B. (Connie) Ingram
Constance B. (Connie) Ingram, 87, of Cartersville, went home to be with Jesus Friday morning, Aug. 17, 2012. Owen Funeral Home, 12 Collins Drive, is in charge of the arrangements.
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Beck, Stewart gear up for tax commissioner runoff
With the Aug. 21 runoff quickly approaching, Bartow County tax commissioner candidates Vicki Beck and Steve Stewart are actively trying to energize their base while reaching out to undecided voters...
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Mouldings Unlimited burns in overnight fire
A wood trim moulding manufacturer located in White was destroyed by fire in the early morning hours Friday. Bartow County Fire Department received at 12:33 a.m. and was on the scene within minutes ...
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Dave Miskey
Mr. Dave Miskey, 50, of Cartersville, passed away Thursday, Aug. 16, 2012, at his residence. Parnick Jennings Funeral Home and Cremation Services is honored to serve the family of Dave Miskey. Plea...
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4-H recognizes students
By Mark Andrews mark.andrews@daily-tribune.com Family members and school faculty gathered at the Beavers Drive Senior Center Thursday to celebrate the accomplishments of Bartow County 4-H’ers. Acco...
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8.18 Bartow Blotter
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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Cartersville renames Clearwater St. Park
Clearwater Street Park will be named after Robert Ed Hicks, as approved by the city council during their Thursday night meeting. Hicks, who passed away May 29, was once a council member, president ...
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Habitat continues turning houses into homes
Describing the residence as a “gift from heaven,” Timothy Daniel is looking forward to obtaining the keys to his family’s Bartow Area Habitat for Humanity house next week. To help remove the limits...
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