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Carol Sue Foster
Carol Sue Foster, 71, of Leake St., Cartersville, passed away Saturday, Sept. 15, 2012. Funeral arrangements are incomplete and will be announced later by Owen Funeral Home.
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Businesses, contractors to explore CTAE programs
This week, businesses, contractors and community members will have the opportunity to learn more about local Career, Technical & Agricultural education programs offered in Bartow County schools whi...
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Rose Lawn arts and crafts festival largest in its history
For the 37th year, visitors were able to walk through Rose Lawn’s grounds, at no charge, on Saturday for the museum’s annual arts and crafts festival. Rose Lawn Director Jane Drew said approximatel...
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Janice Kay Johnson Neumann
Mrs. Janice Kay Johnson Neumann, 63, of 28 Westover Ridge, N.W., Adairsville, passed away Friday evening, Sept. 14, 2012, at Cartersville Medical Center. She was born in Gray, Feb. 7, 1949, daughte...
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Bartow Employer Committee takes second place in state awards
In a race nearly too close to call, the Bartow County Employer Committee helped set the bar and forced judges to change the rules as local committee members took home second place from the Georgia ...
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Bartow Employer Committee takes second place in state awards
In a race nearly too close to call, the Bartow County Employer Committee helped set the bar and forced judges to change the rules as local committee members took home second place from the Georgia ...
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Adairsville approves Logtown improvements, hears festival report
Adairsville’s Logtown will receive new electric utilities, and some of its existing electrical wiring will be brought up to code, before this year’s upcoming Great Locomotive Chase Festival. The up...
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Tourism on display as Leadership Bartow kicks off
From ancient history to future growth, Bartow County attractions were the focus of business representatives, educators, nonprofit directors and community leaders Wednesday as the 2013 class of Lead...
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Georgia authors headed to AHS
On Monday, three Georgia authors will spend time at Adairsville High School on a discounted rate to celebrate September as Georgia’s Literacy Month. The visit is part of the Georgia Peach Author To...
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Driver airlifted after dump truck accident
A single-vehicle accident Thursday afternoon left the driver in critical condition. According to Georgia State Patrol Trooper Jeremy Battle, the driver of a dump truck was traveling northbound on I...
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Students see variety of options at PROBE
Students across Bartow County had the opportunity to speak with 90 colleges at the Clarence Brown Conference Center Wednesday during the Georgia Education Articulation Committee’s PROBE fair. “We h...
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Cartersville schools approve contract, policies
During the regular September meeting of the Cartersville City Board of Education, the board approved an agreement with Lockstep Technology Group Services for the remainder of the fiscal year in an ...
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Fall brings ideal planting conditions
As nighttime temperatures continue to dip into the 60s, area gardeners are preparing for the fall planting season. “This time of year, ornamental plants are going to be slowing down as far as getti...
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Brown, Santini sign Constitution Week proclamation
Bartow County and Cartersville will celebrate the 225th anniversary of the U.S. Constitution the week of Sept. 17 to Sept. 23, as declared by Bartow County Commissioner Clarence Brown and Cartersvi...
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White approves replacement of wrecked police vehicle
White police will soon receive a new 2013 Dodge Charger police vehicle, as approved by the White City Council during its meeting on Sept. 4. The department needed a new vehicle to replace a 2009 Fo...
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