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Bartow representatives, senators get 'A' grade from Georgia Chamber of Commerce
In the Georgia Chamber of Commerce’s 2014 Legislative Scorecard, all of Bartow County’s state legislators received an A or A+ rating form the organization. According to the chamber’s scorecard, eig...
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Rape, homicide by vehicle cases among trials expected in superior court
When Bartow County Superior Court convenes Monday, a homicide by vehicle trial and rape case are among those expected to be heard first in Judge Scott Smith and Judge Carey Nelson’s courtroom. Dist...
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Thief drops bag with stolen goods
A Bartow County Sheriff’s Office deputy was dispatched Friday morning to 121 Point Place Drive, Cartersville, after a young man had been seen suspiciously running through the complex with a black d...
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Mother, daughter meet for first time after decades
The little community center on Clubhouse Drive in White was bursting with emotion as Sheri Teague and her two friends worked feverishly to prepare dinner on Friday night. At 6:15 p.m., the table wa...
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Georgia Trust offering highlights Cartersville’s historic preservation
For Lynn Henderson, the opportunity for her early 20th century home to be showcased on The Georgia Trust for Historic Preservation’s Spring Ramble is an honor. Over the past two decades, she and he...
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Thief drops bag with stolen goods
A Bartow County Sheriff’s Office deputy was dispatched Friday morning to 121 Point Place Drive, Cartersville, after a young man had been seen suspiciously running through the complex with a black d...
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Rape, homicide by vehicle cases among trials expected in superior court
When Bartow County Superior Court convenes Monday, a homicide by vehicle trial and rape case are among those expected to be heard first in Judge Scott Smith and Judge Carey Nelson’s courtroom. Dist...
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Increase in tuition, financial aid at CTC
Due to rising operational costs, the Technical College System of Georgia voted to increase the cost of tuition by $4 per credit hour and a $7 increase in the standard fees per semester. The rise in...
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Cartersville Gas, Atlanta Gas Light partner for first-of-its-kind exercise
A real-life situation was the basis for a gas system exercise Thursday morning at the Cartersville Senior Aquatic Center on Douthit Ferry Road. After a vehicle struck a farm tap during the January ...
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Early voting open today
Early voting for the May 20 primary election will be open today across the state. Bartow County residents can cast ballots from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Bartow County Voter Registration Office, 105 ...
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Boley looks forward to celebrating Mother's Day surrounded by family
While every birth is a memorable experience for the staff of Cartersville Medical Center, the circumstances surrounding the deliveries of Hannah Boley’s sons were two of the most unique. Her first ...
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LAW donates animal oxygen mask kits to fire departments
Thanks to a donation from the League of Animal Welfare, the Bartow County and Cartersville fire departments now will be equipped with animal oxygen mask kits. “Any time we can do anything to improv...
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Cartersville BOE sees significant increase in SPLOST
Dr. Howard Hinesley, superintendent of Cartersville City Schools, made recommendations for the board of education’s consideration at the work session on Thursday night. One of the suggestions is th...
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Adairsville council reviews policies, procedures
The Adairsville City Council used its regular meeting Thursday to review city policies and procedures. Article III, Division 2 of the Administration Ordinance, Chapter 2 of the purchasing code was ...
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Fire destroys Acworth residence
A fire Thursday morning gutted one Acworth residence. Bartow County Fire Department stations 1, 4, 6 and 9 were dispatched about 10:45 a.m. to the Bartow Carver Road address to find the structure f...
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