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'Birding 201' in session at Pettit Environmental Preserve Saturday
Designated an Audubon Sanctuary last summer, the Pettit Environmental Preserve will showcase its birding habitat at its Spring Hike Saturday from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Along with offering self-led and ...
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Cartersville Police Department creates crime tip line
Cartersville Police Department this week activated a crime tip line. Citizens can call the tip line and pass on any information regarding current cases, crimes or criminal activity. Callers will re...
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The big picture: Students apply hiring skills at Image and Interview Day
Bartow County high school students recently learned that while looks aren’t everything, appearing prepared to tackle new challenges is essential when breaking into the job market. The system held t...
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GHC adds to leadership lineup for continuing ed
For those involved with the Georgia Highlands College Department of Continuing Education, learning is a lifelong pursuit and one that is essential to the elements of economic development and the gr...
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Defendants in pill mill case enter pleas
Two people charged in connection with a pill mill bust in 2011 at 16 Collins Drive in Cartersville have entered pleas, according to the U.S. Attorney’s Office. Atlanta Medical Group allegedly presc...
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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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Rucker captures DYW of Bartow County title
As the first black American to win the Distinguished Young Woman of Bartow County title, Brooke Rucker is hoping her achievement will help broaden the program’s participant base. “It’s always nice ...
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Euharlee council authorizes search for recreation director
After incorporating several changes in the job description, the Euharlee City Council authorized City Manager Trisha Sullivan to advertise for a recreation director beginning March 15. “I was looki...
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Training day in Bartow: Disaster on the tracks
If a 15-car train carrying several hazardous materials derails and spills over in Bartow County, what would we do? In order to provide an answer for that question, various city and county entities ...
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Living United: Morehouse brings together community, nonprofits
Wrapping up another successful campaign, United Way of Bartow County President Brenda Morehouse has had little time to relax. The agency worked with local media outlets after the Jan. 30 tornado to...
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Booth marks 10th annual Southeastern Cowboy Gathering
Strap on your boots, grab your 10-gallon hat and take a trip to the West without leaving Bartow County. The Booth Western Art Museum will host their 10th annual Southeastern Cowboy Gathering March ...
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Auction raises approx. $22,000 for tornado relief
At 10 a.m. Saturday, Adairsville residents gathered at the old Parkway Ford dealership on Ga. Highway 41 for an auction dedicated to helping their friends, neighbors and fellow citizens. By bidding...
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Schools celebrate 'Read Across America'
Schools across Bartow County and the nation on Friday celebrated “Read Across America,” the annual reading event inspired by the late children’s author Dr. Seuss, who would have celebrated his 109t...
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CMC emergency department goes under the knife this week
As part of Cartersville Medical Center’s $30 million expansion and remodel, the hospital’s emergency department is undergoing a process of transformation. Currently, cranes, scaffolds and skid load...
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Chase ends with arrest of two
Two suspects who fled a traffic stop Friday morning were apprehended just a short distance away. According to Cartersville Police Department Public Information Officer Capt. Mark Camp, a Cartersvil...
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