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Bagley receives Caregiver Award from Redmond
Adairsville City Council member Buddy Bagley received the 2012 Caregiver Award Oct. 23 from Redmond Regional Medical Center as part of its Surviving to Share Contest. This was the first year for th...
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Noble Hill to honor County Commissioner
For its 2012 Unsung Hero Banquet the Noble Hill-Wheeler Memorial Foundation will recognize Bartow County Commissioner Clarence Brown for his many years of service to the county. “He’s getting ready...
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Barnsley Gardens welcomes Gordon as new GM
Michael Gordon has been at the head of resorts from Florida to Hawaii, including Georgia’s own Ritz Carlton Reynold’s Plantation. After recently serving at the head of the storied Greenbrier Resort...
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Unknown number of juveniles rob home
A group of juveniles robbed a home on Red Oak Drive off of New Hope Church Road in Acworth Friday morning around 11 a.m., according to the Bartow County Sheriff’s Office. While the exact number of ...
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Adairsville Raiders head to Winder
Adairsville High School’s JROTC Raiders team is heading to Winder today to participate in the 2012 Georgia State Raider Championship to compete with 70 teams from all over the state. On Saturday, O...
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Cartersville DDA mourns passing of Harry Finchum
Harry Finchum, chairman of the Cartersville Downtown Development Authority’s board of directors, passed away Tuesday, Oct. 23, 2012. Tara Currier, manager of the DDA, expressed sympathies from the ...
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Unemployment rates decrease in Bartow, region
The Georgia Department of Labor announced Thursday that the preliminary unemployment rate in Bartow County and the surrounding area declined in September. Bartow County’s unemployment rate declined...
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Marijuana, scale found in man's pants
A traffic stop Wednesday evening in Cartersville resulted in a bag of marijuana and digital scale being found in a man’s pants. A Cartersville police officer performed a traffic stop on a red Mercu...
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Matt Williams is Bartow's Teacher of the Year
Matt Williams, a fourth grade teacher at Cloverleaf Elementary School, was selected as the 2012-2013 Bartow County Teacher of the Year. Williams, as well as 17 other teachers and two finalists, wer...
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Bartow extension agent takes to Atlanta airwaves
Metro Atlanta residents can tune in Saturday to WSB radio for advice and suggestions from Bartow County Extension Coordinator Paul Pugliese as he takes questions from callers to the Lawn and Garden...
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2 Bartow locations on list of 10 Places in Peril
A former school that survived the Civil War and a former mining site dating back to the 1860s seem to have only age in common. But, according to the state, both are in trouble. The two sites — Stil...
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CPD seeks assistance in stemming car break-ins
Over the past several weeks, there has been an increased number of breaking and entering into vehicles in Cartersville, according to a Cartersville Police Department release, and Chief Thomas Culpe...
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Woodland High gets real
Freshmen at Woodland High School received a wake-up call on Wednesday as they navigated the Performance Learning Center during the second annual Georgia Appalachian Center for Higher Education’s Re...
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Chamber board votes to oppose charter school amendment
The Cartersville-Bartow County Chamber of Commerce announced Wednesday its formal opposition to the controversial charter school amendment on Georgia’s ballot this election cycle. In a board meetin...
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Emerson starts charter revision process
Emerson is about to join the ranks of Bartow County municipalities that have revised their city charters. During a work session Oct. 22, City Manager Kevin McBurnett met with the city council to pr...
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