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Blankets of Hope teams up with Helping Hands Ministry to support financially struggling residents
Through Blankets of Hope, Ashley Rogers continues to bring warmth to financially struggling residents. Until the end of February, the Cartersville resident is collecting materials from the communit...
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Bartow reapplies for recreational trail grant
Fans of the Pine Mountain Trail will be glad to know Bartow County has applied for a second year in the race for a recreational trail grant connecting the popular trail to the Hurricane Hollow gree...
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Adairsville to vote on K-9 donation
The Adairsville City Council will vote Thursday on accepting the donation of a K-9 police dog. Brought before the council at Tuesday's work session, the Adairsville Police Department has been offer...
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Holiday musical offerings set for Bartow County this weekend
With three concerts on tap this weekend, The sounds of the season will ring out in Bartow County. Atlanta Pops Orchestra The Atlanta Pops Orchestra -- the second offering in The Century Bank Entert...
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White amends budget
The White City Council met on Monday, approving several changes to their previously approved $445,000 budget. City manager Jane Richards said the budget has been boiled down to about $435,000. "My ...
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Signs of LakePoint's arrival cropping up
Signs of life are appearing at the future site of LakePoint Sporting Community & Town Center. A promotion board sits in front of the construction offices on Ga. Highway 293 in Emerson, heralding th...
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Chamber declares victory in jobs stimulus campaign, sets second goal
Likening the victory to that of David over Goliath, the Cartersville-Bartow County Chamber of Commerce, government officials and members of the community gathered Monday to mark the first goal in t...
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Three more syringes discovered in Walmart clothing
The Bartow County Sheriff's Office is continuing the investigation into the discovery of syringes found in clothing at the Cartersville Walmart location. According to Sheriff Clark Millsap, three a...
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Booth Western Art Museum to unveil 37-foot totem pole Wednesday
On Wednesday, the public is invited to welcome the Booth Western Art Museum's newest and largest art piece. Standing at 37 feet, the Nishga Totem Pole will be unveiled on the venue's north lawn at ...
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Kingston approves water monitoring purchase
To better track water levels and usage, the city of Kingston will add computer monitoring sites at both wells and the city's sole water tank. In a special called meeting immediately following Monda...
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Parents address Bartow school board
The Bartow County Board of Education on Monday heard from several home school parents and one Cass High School parent concerning the system's use of contact information as well as alleged disciplin...
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Cordell pleads guilty to fraud
Former Cartersville mayoral candidate Howard Gregory Cordell last week pleaded guilty to bank fraud ahead of his scheduled trial in Atlanta. Cordell's case was to begin Monday in Judge Charles Pann...
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BARTOW BLOTTER — 12.6
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 ...
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Adairsville celebrates holidays with annual Christmas parade
Christmas marched a little closer Saturday night as students and members of Adairsville's community came together for the annual Christmas parade in the city's downtown area. Beginning at 6 p.m. th...
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Experts provide tips for selecting live Christmas trees
With farm-grown Christmas tree purchases outnumbering artificial ones by a 3-to-1 margin according to the National Christmas Tree Association, many residents will head to area tree farms and lots o...
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